Ed Gein: The Butcher of Plainfield (2007)

Genres - Horror  |   Sub-Genres - True Crime  |   Run Time - 89 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Friday the 13th mainstay Kane Hodder stars as the true-life serial killer whose unspeakable atrocities inspired such classic horror films as Psycho and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre in director Michael Feifer's disturbing frightener. Rural Wisconsin was a quiet place until the man they called "The Butcher of Plainfield" began his rapid descent into madness. In the months that followed mysterious murders and a series of shocking grave robberies would make headlines all across the country. With this film, fans can finally find out just what it was that transformed a timid, child-like farmer into one of the most abhorrent figures on the annals of American crime.

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graverobber, serial-killer