Serial Killer Movies Based on True Stories
ALL TRUE STORY Serial Killer
They've caused us to question our seemingly normal neighbors. They've made us far more weary of strangers, and they've kept us awake at night wondering if the creek from downstairs was a natural "house noise" or an uninvited guest on his way to slice us to pieces. Yet, we can't stop watching these real murder movies, because in some twisted way, we're addicted to the nerve-racking excitement that they induce. Join us as we take a stab at thoroughly exploring the following serial killer movies based on true stories. See pictures of the actual killers behind these real life murder movies.
Reporter Loretta McLaughlin connects the murders and breaks the story of the Boston Strangler.
The Good Nurse
Meet the real nurse who discovered her coworker and good friend was secretly killing patients.
A prison inmate (Taron Egerton) befriends a suspected serial killer to try and get a confession.
The Thing About Pam
Does this series about Pam Hupp (Renée Zellweger) and the murder of Betsy Faria get the details right?
Does this miniseries about serial killer Charles Sobhraj accurately depict the real-life killings?
We compare the Netflix series to Shannan Gilbert's real-life disappearance.
Who is the Zodiac? Read an eyewitness account, view photos and more.
Is she really the first woman serial killer? Meet the real Aileen Wuornos.