This Italian crime horror thriller film was released in theaters in 2004. It is based in part on the true story of Soviet serial killer Andrei Chikatilo who was responsible for the deaths of more than 56 people, most of whom where children. The film is set in Kiev, Ukraine and follows Andrej Evilenko, a teacher that has gone rogue and is dismissed from his job due to allegations of sexual assault on a student. Leaving his job, the disturbed Evilenko begins a killing spree that spans many years. It is up to detective Vadim Lesiev and his partner psychiatrist Aron Richter to put an end to Evilenko's reign of terror and bring him to justice.