Citizen X

Citizen X (1995)

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From 93 Ratings


Based on the true story of a Russian serial killer who, over many years, claimed victim to over 50 people. His victims were mostly under the age of 17. In what was then a communists state, the police investigations were hampered by bureaucracy, incompetence and those in power. The story is told from the viewpoint of the detective in charge of the case.

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  • Stephen Rea

    as Lt. Viktor Burakov
  • Donald Sutherland

    as Col. Mikhail Fetisov
  • Max von Sydow

    as Dr. Alexandr Bukhanovsky
  • Jeffrey DeMunn

    as Andrei Chikatilo
  • Joss Ackland

    as Bondarchuk
  • John Wood

    as Gorbunov
  • Imelda Staunton

    as Mrs. Burakov
  • Radu Amzulescu

    as Federenko
  • András Bálint

    as Ignatiev
  • Géza Balkay

    as Procurator
  • László Váradi Balogh

    as Peasant
  • Zsolt Biro

    as Older Gay Man
  • Ion Caramitru

    as Tatevsky
  • Balázs Csapo

    as Gayy Partner
  • Imre Csuja

    as Front Detective
Directing Chris Gerolmo Director
Writing Chris Gerolmo Screenplay
Writing Robert Cullen Novel
Production Laura Bickford Executive Producer
Production Matthew Chapman Executive Producer
Production David R. Ginsburg Executive Producer
Production Timothy Marx Producer
Sound Randy Edelman Original Music Composer
Camera Robert Fraisse Director of Photography
Editing William Goldenberg Editor