Watch I Am Not a Serial Killer
- 1 hr 44 min
Set in a small Midwestern town, "I Am Not a Serial Killer" follows the story of John Wayne Cleaver, a troubled teenager played by Max Records, who has a rare clinical diagnosis of sociopathy. Despite his name, John is obsessed with the idea of becoming a serial killer. He even works at a funeral home, assisting his mother with embalming bodies, and secretly studies serial killers in his free time. However, he believes that if he follows strict rules set by his therapist and himself, he can keep his dark thoughts at bay. When a series of murders starts happening in his town, John is both fascinated and terrified. He becomes involved in the investigation and meets his elderly neighbor, Crowley, played by the legendary Christopher Lloyd. Crowley, an apparent figure of menace to the community, takes a fond liking to John, and the two develop an unlikely friendship. As John tries to solve the case, he discovers that the murders have a supernatural aspect, and he realizes he has to stop the killer, even if it means confronting his worst fears. The movie is a character study of John, who is struggling with his sociopathy and trying to make sense of his place in society. It explores the theme of nature versus nurture and suggests that there is a fine line between good and evil. Max Records delivers an exceptional performance as John, portraying both the charm and the darkness of the character. Christopher Lloyd is also excellent as Crowley, bringing a sense of warmth and humor to the role. The movie offers a unique take on the serial killer genre, with a creative blend of horror, mystery, and supernatural elements. Its setting in a small town further adds to the eerie atmosphere, and the cinematography and music score are also outstanding. Overall, "I Am Not a Serial Killer" is a well-crafted thriller that engages the audience with its unconventional protagonist and storyline. It is a must-watch for fans of psychological horror and coming-of-age tales.