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1992 Rated R 1hr 30m

Wanting to prove that they're smart enough to get away with murder, 18-year-old friends Richard Loeb (Daniel Schlachet) and Nathan Leopold (Craig Chester) murder 13-year-old Bobby Franks. But was that their true motive? Based on an actual crime that occurred in 1924 in Chicago, this film explores the psychological and sociological reasons two seemingly harmless boys perpetrated such a heinous crime. Did Leopold's unrequited love for Loeb lead to murder?

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Movie Details

1993 Independent Spirit Awards®
Restricted. Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian.
Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; trailer; director's commentary; photo gallery.