The Todd Killings

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The Todd Killings

california based on true story murder serial killer teenage girl

The Todd Killings

Release Date: October 20, 1971

Year    :   1971
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Genres    :   Thriller
Production Companies    :   National General Production Inc.
Director    :   Barry Shear
Producers    :   Robert L. Levy, Barry Shear, Walter Wood
Writers    :   Dennis Murphy, Mann Rubin, Joel Oliansky
RunTime    :   93 mins.

Based on the true story of '60s thrill-killer Charles Schmidt ("The Pied Piper of Tucson"), Skipper Todd (Robert F. Lyons) is a charismatic 23-year old who charms his way into the lives of high school kids in a small California town. Girls find him attractive and are only too willing to accompany him to a nearby desert area to be his "girl for the night." Not all of them return, however. Featuring Richard Thomas as his loyal hanger-on and a colorful assortment of familiar actors in vivid character roles including Barbara Bel Geddes, Gloria Grahame, Edward Asner, Fay Spain, James Broderick and Michael Conrad.

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