• Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

Release Date: 2019

R |1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary

A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.

Cast: Zac Efron, Lily Collins, Haley Joel Osment, Kaya Scodelario, John Malkovich, Jim Parsons, Angela Sarafyan, James Hetfield

Director: Joe Berlinger

Genres: Biography , Crime drama

Production Co: Ninjas Runnin' Wild Productions, Voltage Pictures, COTA Films, Netflix

Keywords: Prison, Dark, 1980s, Relationships, Tense, 1970s, Girlfriend, Fall, Love

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    It’s quite a story, which Berlinger moves along with unrelenting energy. show more

  • 20
    David SimsThe Atlantic

    Berlinger’s latest film attempts to reckon with the legacy of a brutal murderer who cynically cultivated his public image to make himself seem more alluring, but the story fails to dig in to the horrifying implications of how Bundy was able to succeed. show more

  • 40
    Tim GriersonScreen International

    Zac Efron projects the right amount of edgy, empty handsomeness, but the movie’s conceit doesn’t pay enough dividends — especially when trying to reconcile Bundy’s distortions of reality with the actual terror he caused in the 1970s. show more

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