10 Rillington Place
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10 Rillington Place is the true story of British mass murderer John Reginald Christie, played with chilling "normality" by Richard Attenborough. Throughout the late '40s, Christie lures middle-aged women to his London flat promising to cure their ailments with nitrous oxide, then kills them, assaults their dead bodies, and buries them. One of his victims is Beryl Evans (Judy Geeson), who misguidedly comes to Christie seeking an abortion -- and in the process, not only loses her own life, but sets in motion a horrid sequence of events that threatens to endanger her husband as… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 67%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"As infamous serial murderer John Reginald Christie, Richard Attenborough is just exaggerated enough to remain credible."
‑ Keith Uhlich, Time Out New York
"an unsettling reminder that, more often than not, it is not overly clever traps but rather people who kill people."
‑ Chris Cabin, Filmcritic.com
"More highly regarded these days than when it was released in 1971, Richard Fleischer's 10 Rillington Place is a grimly efficient treatment of a once-notorious case."
‑ J. Hoberman, Village Voice
"Deeply disturbing and probably the worst date movie ever made."
‑ Gregory Weinkauf, ÜberCiné
"Kennedy's book was fiercely confrontational and the film reflects this. This is a world where everybody is kicking downwards."
‑ Jennie Kermode, Eye for Film
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