Although the movie is told and acted well, this version of Henry's life is G-rated in comparison with the sinister deeds he actually committed. Henry is a soft-spoken loner with a cool exterior masking an inner rage that boils at blast furnace intensity. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer Blu-ray (30th Anniversary Edition) (1986): Starring Mary Demas (I), Michael Rooker and Anne Bartoletti. Directed by: John McNaughton. December 15, 2012 // 0. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986) is precisely that: a cold-eyed character study based on the crimes of Henry Lee Lucas, who was convicted of eleven murders in the 1980s. Even though it is definitely a narrative driven Hollywood film, it shows the realities of killing in such plain detail that it almost feels like a documentary. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer Movie Wiki. The opening 10 to 15 minutes are extremely effective, as we follow Henry (Michael Rooker) while he is on the prowl looking for his next victims. レクター博士のモデルともなった実在した怪物/映画『ヘンリー』BD&DVD予告編 . It stars Michael Rooker as the nomadic killer Henry, Tom Towles as Otis, a prison buddy with whom Henry is living, and Tracy Arnold as Becky, Otis's sister. Henry, a drifter, commits a series of brutal murders, supposedly operating with impunity. With Michael Rooker, Tracy Arnold, Tom Towles, Mary Demas. Viewing Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer is not for the faint of heart. Although the movie is told and acted well, this version of Henry's life is G-rated in comparison with the sinister deeds he actually committed. Parello was working for the Ali brothers at the time, and he began to lobby them to do something with it. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986) is a disturbing horror gem, but the real events involving Henry Lee Lucas are much more unsettling. by moviecollectionjp. Henry:Portrait of a Serial Killer was christened to be a very low budget $100,000 horror flick, but the final product was not a horror or slasher film, but instead, a gritty and searing docufilm. This Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer movie released on 1986-09-24 starring by Michael Rooker as Henry,Tom Towles as Otis.,Tracy Arnold as Becky Otis's Sister Filmed in 1986 and trapped in the movie rating system for three years, a movie named "Henry" finally came into wider view in the autumn of 1989. Henry kicks Otis off her and a fight ensues. Still retaining its ability to unsettle, Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer sets out with the objective to exemplify how a conventional countenance can adorn insanity. He returns to find Otis strangling Becky after raping her. One of the most grounded and disturbing films to follow a serial killer is 1986's Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer. Although the movie is told and acted well, this version of Henry's life is G-rated in comparison with the sinister deeds he actually committed. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer Poster Review of Henry. Complete your Robert McNaughton - Ken Hale - Steven A. Jones collection. The remote possibility of moral redemption seems to be held out by Henry’s tentative relationship with Becky, but even that faint glimmer of hope is extinguished by a devastatingly downbeat ending. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986) is a disturbing horror gem, but the real events involving Henry Lee Lucas are much more unsettling. The k***ing spree depicted in the film starts after Otis' sister Becky comes to stay with them. Rooker achieves frightening intensity as an ice-killer for whom murder and taking a beer out of the fridge are much the same thing. It stars Michael Rooker as the nomadic killer Henry, Tom Towles as Otis, a prison buddy with whom Henry is living, and Tracy Arnold as Becky, Otis's sister. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer. Henry II picks up where the original (Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer) left off. Henry: Portrait Of A Serial Killer Henry, a serial killer, shares an apartment with Otis. Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Robert McNaughton - Ken Hale - Steven A. Jones - Henry - Portrait Of A Serial Killer Original Motion Picture Soundtrack at Discogs. 1:54 This is one of those films that feels a little too real. A scene of the dynamic duo breaking into a suburban home, molesting a housewife, and murdering her teenage son and husband before her eyes, as Henry videotapes the whole thing on his camcorder, is the film’s nadir of tastelessness…and is based on fact! Acquisto verificato. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer is a 1986 American psychological horror crime film directed and co-written by John McNaughton about the random crime spree of a serial killer who seemingly operates with impunity. Henry (Neil Giuntoli) takes a thankless job at a port-o-john company where he meets husband and wife, Kai (Ken Komenich) and Cricket (Kate Walsh). Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer coldly shows us some weeks in Henry's life and how he initiates his roommate Ottis on murder. Intercut between this is images of the grizzly aftermath of his killings. Although the movie is told and acted well, this version of Henry's life is G-rated in comparison with the sinister deeds he actually committed. Henry: Portrait of a Serial ki**er Plot Synopsis: Loosely based on serial ki**er Henry Lee Lucas, the film follows Henry and his roommate Otis who Henry introduces to murdering randomly selected people. 5,0 su 5 stelle Henry - Portrait of a Serial Killer [Uncut] [DVD] Recensito nel Regno Unito il 2 gennaio 2014. Stark and unyielding, the film is a deeply unsettling look into the mind of an unrepentant murderer. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer is one of the all time classic low budget cult horror movies and I love every minute of it. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986) is a disturbing horror gem, but the real events involving Henry Lee Lucas are much more unsettling. (henry - portrait of a serial-killer) di John Mcnaughton Tratto dalle confessioni di Henry Lee Lucas (celebre serial-killer che confessò centinaia di delitti), narra proprio delle vicende di … Genres: Crime, Thriller, Horror. ["Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer Review", Chicago Sun Times, (September 14th, 1990); available here] As such, the film is very much about a monster, it just so happens to be about a monster who is human, one who could very legitimately exist in the real world. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986) is a disturbing horror gem, but the real events involving Henry Lee Lucas are much more unsettling. The film centers on pathological murderer Henry, who discovers a kindred spirit in his roommate, Otis. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer on the other hand delivers some of the most truly disturbing images in horror history and you simply can't tear yourself away from such a movie. Loosely based on real life serial killers Henry Lucas and Ottis Toole, this film presents us the facts, never taking sides or judging, leaving only a trail of blood and mayhem. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer. Otis gets the upper hand and smashes a beer bottle onto Henry’s face. This movie vividly shows the awful consequences of the actions of totally damaged and dysfunctional human beings. Rated the #51 best film of 1986, and #3554 in the greatest all-time movies (according to RYM users). Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986) is a disturbing horror gem, but the real events involving Henry Lee Lucas are much more unsettling. Although the movie is told and acted well, this version of Henry's life is G-rated in comparison with the sinister deeds he actually committed. Several years later, Chuck Parello, who would go on to direct Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer, Part 2 (1996), saw the film, and was deeply impressed. Disturbingly real tale of murder made so effective by the documentary-esque cinematography and genuine acting performances, particularly by Michael Rooker who is phenomenal. Henry, portrait d'un serial killer (1986) : recommendations The first thing you notice is its aesthetic, it's very low budget and gritty looking but it does have this rough, raw, amateurish quality to it that actually manages to … Starring: Michael Rooker, Tom Towles, Tracy Arnold. With Penelope Milford, Neil Giuntoli, Mike Houlihan, James Otis. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer is a 1986 American psychological horror film directed and co-written by John McNaughton about the random crime spree of a serial killer who seemingly operates with impunity. Directed by John McNaughton. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer 25 fps türkçe altyazı. The film proceeds to follow Henry and Otis as they embark on a killing spree across America. When Otis sister comes to stay both sides of his personality start to come out. While there are traces of a nice guy in Henry, Otis has none, so it’s even more disturbing when he joins the serial killer fold. 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