Ed Gein: The Butcher of Plainfield (2007)

2007 | R | Horror, Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Crime

User Score: 50/100


Inspired by the true story of one of the most gruesome killers in American history. Now, years after inspiring "Psycho's" Norman Bates...

The gruesome murders shocked the world, the grisly remains told a terrifying story of pain, brutality and torture. Now, years after inspiring PSYCHO’s Norman Bates, SILENCE OF THE LAMBS’s Buffalo Bill and THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE’s Leatherface, the story of real-life, serial killer Ed Gein is finally told. Nicknamed "The Butcher of Plainfield," Gein was responsible for a rash of gory murders that sent shock waves through his rural Wisconsin town, and across America, in the late 1950s. Prepare to enter the evil mind and twisted world of "The Butcher of Plainfield" in this dark and disturbing thriller.

About Ed Gein: The Butcher of Plainfield (2007)

Title: Ed Gein: The Butcher of Plainfield
Year: 2007
Starring: Kane Hodder, Michael Berryman, Caia Coley, John Burke, Coley Feifer, Matteo Indelicato, Amy Lyndon, Corbin Timbrook, Adrienne Frantz, Mike Korich, Timothy Oman, Priscilla Barnes, Reed Hodder, Mark R. Brown, Shawn Hoffman, Stan Bly, Deborah Flora, Kendal Sheppard, Jay Wilkins, Sean Stanek, Samm Enman, Kevin Linell, Torre Valencia, Glenn Valencia, Paige Rowland
Director: Michael Feifer
Score: 1.5 / 5 stars
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Genre: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Crime
MPAA Rating: R

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