On a quiet suburban street, in a nice middle-class neighborhood, a vicious killer stalks. Behind the face of a respected, well-liked man, a loving husband and father hides the mind of a sadistic, cold-blooded mass murderer responsible for the torture-deaths of more than two dozen young men. Brian Dennehy stars in this chilling tale of suspense as serial killer John Wayne Gacy.
Police lieutenant Joseph Kozenczak, assigned to a routine teen disappearance case, begins to suspect that this pillar of the community has something to hide. Suspicion turns to obsession a Kozenczak is pressured by his superiors to give up the investigation while he is locked in a taunting cat-and-mouse game with the calculating Gacy. Even as the tenacious detective closes in, Gacy plots his next unspeakable act'sizing up his next victim!
Also starring Margot Kidder, Meg Foster and Michael Riley, to Catch A Killer is genuine edge-of-your-seat suspense, all the more shocking because it's based on the facts of John Wayne Gacy's real-life reign of terror and eventual capture.