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The Night Stalker (2016)

TV-14 | | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 12 June 2016 (USA)
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An account of serial killer Richard Ramírez and his rampage in California during the mid-1980s.

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Megan Griffiths

Writers:

Philip Carlo (based on the book by), Megan Griffiths (screenplay by)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Bellamy Young ... Kit
Lou Diamond Phillips ... Richard Ramirez
Annalisa Cochrane ... Mary
Benjamin Barrett ... Richard Ramirez
Louis Herthum ... Jed
Hawthorne James ... Harrison Johnson
Jennifer Lafleur ... Young Elena
Alice Rietveld ... Inez
Janine Larina ... 20-Year-Old Ruth
Linas Phillips ... Jimmy
Eddie Martinez ... Mike Ramirez
Zoe McLane ... Julia
Austin Fryberger ... Eric
Mark Kelly ... Joe
Eddie Ramos ... Ruben
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An account of serial killer Richard Ramírez and his rampage in California during the mid-1980s.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 June 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Nocny łowca See more »

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MRB Productions See more »
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Stereo

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Color

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Richard Ramirez often got fan mail while in prison, especially from women who claimed to fall for him. He sometimes wrote back. See more »

Quotes

Richard Ramirez: Killing is killing whether done for duty, profit, or fun.
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Version of Manhunt: Search for the Night Stalker (1989) See more »

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Brilliant Lou Diamond Phillips
19 December 2016 | by aceellaway2010See all my reviews

Lou Diamond Phillips gives a Brilliant and mesmerizing performance as Ramirez "The Night Stalker". It's a wonderfully sustained characterization, and deserves probably more attention that it will get. In truth it's an award winning performance and should be remembered at the time Emmy's are distributed. Unfortunately the female role is nowhere near as interesting. Whether this is a fault of the writer, director or the actress, she just seems so much less interesting than Phillips.

But Phillip's performance is so good, h never stoops to the obvious and makes no effort to ingratiate himself or the part he's playing. I have never been a particular fan of his, but no I will pay more attention.


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