Ed Gein: The Butcher of Plainfield

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Inspired by the true story of one of the most gruesome killers in American history. Now, years after inspiring "Psycho's" Norman Bates, "The Silence Of The Lambs'" Buffalo Bill and "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre's" Leatherface, the story of real life serial killer Ed Gein is told once again. Nicknamed "The Butcher Of Plainfield," Gein was responsible for a rash of gory murders that sent shock waves through his rural Wisconsin town, and across America, in the late 1950's. Prepare to enter the evil mind and twisted world of "The Butcher Of Plainfield."

  1. Michael Feifer

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Kane Hodder

    Kane Hodder

    Ed Gein

  2. Adrienne Frantz

    Adrienne Frantz


  3. Michael Berryman

    Michael Berryman


  4. Priscilla Barnes

    Priscilla Barnes

    Vera Mason

  5. SH

    Shawn Hoffman

    Bobby Mason

  6. TO

    Timothy Oman


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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 30m

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Release Information

  • March 6, 2007
    R, Theatrical



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