An architect works to build up the 1893 World's Fair, while a serial killer uses the fair to attract and kill women.
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Leonardo DiCaprio ...  Dr. H. H. Holmes
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Larson's nonfiction book, set against the backdrop of the 1893 Chicago World's Fair, tells the intertwining stories of fair architect Daniel H. Burnham and serial killer H.H. Holmes, who used a hotel he built near the fairgrounds to lure his victims. Written by anonymous

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We can't base our actions on what people told us not to do. Otherwise we'd never get anything done.


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USA

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English

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Writer Graham Moore was originally hired to adapt the book into a screenplay, but it was later reported that Billy Ray would be writing the script. See more »

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