6.5/10
201
6 critic

My Friend Dahmer (2017)

Trailer
1:47 | Trailer

Coming Soon

In theaters November 3.

Before Jeffrey Dahmer became a notorious serial killer, he was a shy, alcoholic teen who never quite fit in. Based on the acclaimed graphic novel by Derf Backderf, this is the true, haunting story of Jeffrey Dahmer in high school.

Director:

Writers:

(book), (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
Reviews
Popularity
631 ( 16)

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Certificate: NR Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Teenagers Zach and Josh have been best friends their whole lives, but when a gruesome accident leads to a cover-up, the secret drives a wedge between them and propels them down a rabbit hole of escalating paranoia and violence.

Director: Kevin Phillips
Stars: Owen Campbell, Charlie Tahan, Elizabeth Cappuccino
Tragedy Girls (2017)
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Tragedy Girls, a twist on the slasher genre following two death-obsessed teenage girls who use their online show about real-life tragedies to send their small mid-western town into a frenzy and cement their legacy as modern horror legends.

Director: Tyler MacIntyre
Stars: Brianna Hildebrand, Kevin Durand, Nicky Whelan
Beach Rats (2017)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

An aimless teenager on the outer edges of Brooklyn struggles to escape his bleak home life and navigate questions of self-identity, as he balances his time between his delinquent friends, a... See full summary »

Director: Eliza Hittman
Stars: Harris Dickinson, Madeline Weinstein, Kate Hodge
Good Time (2017)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A bank robber finds himself unable to evade those who are looking for him.

Directors: Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie
Stars: Robert Pattinson, Benny Safdie, Taliah Webster
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Summer of 1983, Northern Italy. An American-Italian is enamored by an American student who comes to study and live with his family. Together they share an unforgettable summer full of music, food, and romance that will forever change them.

Director: Luca Guadagnino
Stars: Armie Hammer, Timothée Chalamet, Michael Stuhlbarg
Tilt (2017)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An unemployed documentary filmmaker's behavior becomes increasingly erratic in the months after his wife becomes pregnant.

Director: Kasra Farahani
Stars: Joseph Cross, Jessy Hodges, Billy Khoury
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

In the Middle Ages, a young servant fleeing from his master takes refuge at a convent full of emotionally unstable nuns. Introduced as a deaf mute man, he must fight to hold his cover as the nuns try to resist temptation.

Director: Jeff Baena
Stars: Alison Brie, Dave Franco, Kate Micucci
Drama | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Steven, a charismatic surgeon, is forced to make an unthinkable sacrifice after his life starts to fall apart, when the behavior of a teenage boy he has taken under his wing turns sinister.

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
Stars: Nicole Kidman, Alicia Silverstone, Colin Farrell
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Most Beautiful Island is a chilling portrait of an undocumented young woman's struggle for survival as she finds redemption from a tortured past in a dangerous game.

Director: Ana Asensio
Stars: Ana Asensio, Natasha Romanova, David Little
The Endless (2017)
Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Two brothers return to the cult they fled from years ago to discover that the group's beliefs may be more sane than they once thought

Directors: Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead
Stars: Callie Hernandez, Lew Temple, Tate Ellington
Better Watch Out II (2016)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

On a quiet suburban street, a babysitter must defend a twelve-year-old boy from intruders, only to discover it's far from a normal home invasion.

Director: Chris Peckover
Stars: Virginia Madsen, Dacre Montgomery, Patrick Warburton
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Joyce Dahmer
...
Dr. Matthews
...
...
Lionel Dahmer
...
Derf
...
Lloyd Figg
...
Moose
...
Mike
...
Neil
...
Grocery Store Manager
...
Penny
...
Freshman Boy
...
Stephen Hicks
...
Mr. Fedele
Dylan Keith Adams ...
Restaurant Patron
Edit

Storyline

Before Jeffrey Dahmer became a notorious serial killer, he was a shy, alcoholic teen who never quite fit in. Based on the acclaimed graphic novel by Derf Backderf, this is the true, haunting story of Jeffrey Dahmer in high school.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

based on comic | See All (1) »


Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 November 2017 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The screenplay for this film was featured in the 2014 Blacklist, a list of the "most liked" unmade scripts of the year. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Matthews: You seem healthy to me
Jeffrey Dahmer: What about what's on a patient's mind?
See more »

Soundtracks

Detention
S. Stemple / P. Slava
The Dissidents
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?