(R) USA – 2 hr 37 min
2007 · d. David Fincher
Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo
He calls himself the Zodiac, and the Bay Area is his hunting ground. As his murder spree roils the city into a panic, a detective (Mark Ruffalo), a journalist (Robert Downey, Jr.), and a cartoonist (Jake Gyllenhaal) resolve to unmask the killer, only to find themselves lost in a labyrinth of uncertainty. In this riveting thriller, David Fincher turns one of America’s most infamous true crime stories into a gripping study of media, obsession, and human darkness.
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