TV Movie | Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Based on a true story, this film depicts the life of Theodore Robert Bundy, the serial killer. In 1974, after having murdered several young women, he leaves Seattle for Utah, where he is a ... See full summary »
Robert Hays was first sought out for the role of Ted Bundy due to his striking resemblance to Bundy. Hay's rejected the role due to moral issues with the script and respect for the victims families.
Hi, I hate to bother you and be the one to mess up your tan and all.
Lisa Rutledge: Well then, move out of my sun.
Ted Bundy: Actually, I was looking for a kind soul, preferably a pretty one, to help me unload a sailboat from my car.
Lisa Rutledge: Flattery and a broken arm will get you ...
Emily Holds (based on Melissa Smith) is portrayed as a teenaged runway seen hitchhiking a ride on the highway and getting picked up by Ted. In reality, Melissa Smith was abducted by Bundy as she left a local pizza parlor (in her small town) to run home and get clothes for a sleep over (which she never made it to). Smith was not running away.