The Case of the Hillside Strangler


2h 1989

Brief Synopsis

A movie, based on the non-fiction book "Two of a Kind: The Hillside Stranglers," about the police investigation that led to the arrest and conviction of Kenneth Bianchi and his cousin, Angelo Buono, who murdered ten young women near Los Angeles between October 1977 and February 1978. The story is to

Film Details

Also Known As
Blood Brothers: The Hillside Stranglers, Case of the Hillside Stranglers, Hillside Stranglers, The, Two of a Kind: The Case of the Hillside Stranglers
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Chuck Fries Productions, Inc.; NBC Entertainment; Panavision, Ltd.; Todd-Ao
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures; Chuck Fries Productions, Inc.
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A movie, based on the non-fiction book "Two of a Kind: The Hillside Stranglers," about the police investigation that led to the arrest and conviction of Kenneth Bianchi and his cousin, Angelo Buono, who murdered ten young women near Los Angeles between October 1977 and February 1978. The story is told through the perspective of homocide detective Bob Grogan of the Los Angeles Police Department, who spent seven years working on the case.

Crew

Linda Arcari

Script Supervisor

Christie Basson

Assistant

Cathryn Boxberger

Publicity

Vincent M Bruno

Property Master

Belinda Bryant

Makeup

Carole Coates

Producer

Karen Cohen

Production Accountant

Kyle Curry

Assistant Editor

Patricia Dyer

Assistant Director

Debra Neil Fisher

Editor

Pascal Franchot

Best Boy

Richard Franchot

Gaffer

Chuck Fries

Executive Producer

Steven Gethers

Screenwriter

Michael E Gips

Assistant Camera Operator

Bob Grogan

Technical Advisor

J.d. Hall

Other

J.d. Hall

Music

Theodore S Hann

Casting Associate

S Bryan Hickox

Production Executive

Dan Johnson

Music Editor

Larry Jones

Production Coordinator

Susan Kelber

Hairdresser

David Kelson

Sound Mixer

Joanne Koehler

Casting

Bob Koster

Unit Production Manager

Ronald M Lautore

Director Of Photography

Steve Livingston

Music Editor

Gil Melle

Music

Sandra Middleton

Assistant Director

Hector Morales

Costumes

Hector Morales-lozano

Costumes

Al Nicholson

Unit Production Manager

Darcy O'brien

Book As Source Material ("Two Of A Kind: The Hillside Stranglers")

Molly O'brien

Assistant

Jennifer J Part

Casting

Nadine Reimer

Set Costumer

Michael Rosenfeld

Executive Producer

Ephraim Schaffer

Assistant Director

Hope Slepak

Set Costumer

Steve Spiker

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Tony Stanford

Post-Production Coordinator

Michele Starbuck

Set Decorator

Joan Stevenson

Other

Peter Tobin

Production Assistant

Dick Vitagliano

Location Manager

Norman Walker

Production Assistant

Dean Welch

Best Boy

Michael Wells

Song

Michael Wells

Song Performer

Ken Wheeland

Key Grip

Peter Wooley

Production Designer

Alice-ann Zemelman

Production Accountant

Film Details

Also Known As
Blood Brothers: The Hillside Stranglers, Case of the Hillside Stranglers, Hillside Stranglers, The, Two of a Kind: The Case of the Hillside Stranglers
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Chuck Fries Productions, Inc.; NBC Entertainment; Panavision, Ltd.; Todd-Ao
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures; Chuck Fries Productions, Inc.
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States April 2, 1989

Released in United States on Video September 26, 1990

1989 marks the 10th anniversary of the breaking of the case.

Previous titles: "Blood Brothers: The Hillside Stranglers"; "Two of a Kind: The Case of the Hillside Stranglers".