Boston Strangler: The Untold Story

Synopsis: Boston Strangler: The Untold Story is an intense true-crime thriller about Albert De Salvo, a wise cracking, small time criminal with an unrelenting sex drive, who ultimately falsely confesses to being the strangler that wreaked havoc in Boston during the early sixties. Guided by his manipulative cell mate, who knows more about the murders than he reveals, they devise a plan to gain all of the notoriety from the killings and the money from the reward. Meanwhile, Detective John Marsden, searches out the truth certain that they were not committed by one man. Fighting the bureaucracy of the day, Marsden lets his emotions get the best of him as he follows the trail of the murders.
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Director(s): Michael Feifer
Production: The Weinstein Company
90 min

Hello, Dr. Arlen?

It's Albert.

Albert De Salvo?

I must say,

I didn't expect to hear from you.

How've you been?

Actually, I've been doing well.

You know,

Walpole ain't so bad after all.

Well, I'm very happy to hear that.

But listen, if you wouldn't mind

relieving me of my curiosity,

why you calling me?

I got some things

I wanna get off my chest.

I'm sure they have mental

health professionals there

who can help you.

This is different.

I want to tell the truth

about the Boston Strangler murders.

I see.

Look, Albert...

let's not do this

over the phone, all right?

I'll arrange to meet you

at 9 A. M. Tomorrow morning.

I'll set up a private therapy room.

We can talk there.

That'd be great.

Thanks, Doc.

Hey, thanks a lot, huh?

Now, now.

That's enough for now.

Come on, Jennifer, don't stop me now.

I'm begging here.

It's late.

I had to get up early.

Just a while longer.

Stop your groveling, Romeo.

It don't look so sexy on you.

You're right.

You're right.

I shall be like a knight of the round table

and ride off into the cold, dark night.

Farewell, young maiden.

You okay?

Well, if I'm not, can I come in?

Send the King my best.

Mrs. Jennifer Foster.

Mrs. Jennifer Mitchum Foster.

No, too long.

Jennifer Foster.

Jen Foster.

Mrs. Jennifer Foster.

Such a klutz.

- No! Stop!

- Mrs. Jennifer...


No! No!

Captain, would you look at this?

A front-page guide

to the Strangler murders

right there in black and white

for every criminal in Boston to read.

Why don't we just hand the investigation

over to Miss Fineman?

It's my fault.

I let out the information.

I'm sorry, John.

I've just been under

all sorts of pressure

to get this case solved.

Winfield is threatening

to take over.

Not just our department,

but every department in the county.

So I figured, what the hell?

Why not get everybody involved?

But you know what you done, Cap?

You compromised

my entire investigation.

Investigation, John?

We've got no investigation.

We've got no fingerprints,

no witnesses.


Captain Parker, the lineup's set.

They're waiting on you,

Detective Marsden.

Let's just get this over with.

It's all right, they can't see you.

Okay, okay.

Just take your time.

The joker with the sunglasses

is Albert De Salvo.

A couple years ago,

he was charged with assault.

Spent 11 months at Middlesex

before they let him go on parole.

Who's the serious one on the end?

Frank Asarian.

I'm really surprised

he's even out on the streets.

He's got a record a mile long.

It's him on...

He's over there on the far right.

He's on the end.

It's him. That's him.

Oh, my God, it's...

He grabbed me.

He grabbed me

and he punched me across the face.

I can never forget his face.

I'll never forget his face.

Look at him.

He even looks like a criminal.

Where are you?

I know you're in there!

Look at him.

I hope he burns in hell.

I'm gonna come back for you!

You know that?

- Get over here.

- Where's my lawyer?

Have a seat, fellas.

Finish filling out your paperwork

and you're free to go.

And what if I can't read?

Sir, if you need help,

we'll find you an assistant.

Yeah, I'd rather you assist me.

I'm sure you would.

What are you looking at, penguin?

He's a f***ing penguin,

walking around in a suit and tie.

That's a tuxedo, a**hole.

- What?

- It's a tuxedo.

Penguins always look

like they have tuxedos on, a**hole.

You trying to make an ass of me?

Don't you think I know that?

It's allitera-f***in-ation.

I didn't mean nothing of it, all right?

Don't make no difference.

Got that burn in my stomach.

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