Decorated homicide detective Ray Archer (Al Pacino) and his partner, criminal profiler Will Ruiney, (Karl Urban) are tasked to catch one of the city's notoriously vicious serial killers who is playing a twisted version of murder using the child's game - HANGMAN, while crime journalist Christi Davies (Brittany Snow) reports on the crime spree, shadowing the detectives. Written by
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for violent content, bloody images, and language
Did You Know?
The crimes of the killer in the film we're inspired by the paper & pencil guessing game, Hangman. See more
When Det. Archer took the watch off the 2nd victim at the Coroner's office and handed it to the Coroner. He asked the Coroner to dust it for prints. That would be the job of the Police forensics at the crime scene. They also would have bagged it and entered it into evidence way before the Coroner even got the body. See more
You still prefer retirement, Archer?
I never preferred retirement.
House of the Rising Sun
Written by A V Malcolm, Brian Johnson
, B Gibson & T Hill
Performed by Geordie
featuring Brian Johnson
Published by Associated Music International Ltd (PRS)
Mastered at Red Bus Studios, London
Executive Producer Eliot M Cohen See more