Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

Fri & Sat, Jan 24 & 25
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1hr 23mins // directed by:John McNaughton // featuring:Michael Rooker // 35mm

Based on actual events, this controversial and critically-acclaimed horror classic chronicles a few short weeks in the life of serial killer, Henry Lee Lucas.

Michael Rooker gives a bone-chilling performance as Henry, a solitary drifter who leads his dim ex-jail mate Otis (Tim Towles), on a senseless killing spree through the streets of Chicago. Choosing their victims at random, they vary their methods of execution to avoid detection. Meanwhile, Otis unsuspecting sister, Becky (Tracy Arnold), comes to visit and finds herself falling in love with Henry.