April 13, 2007 (Limited)
Rated R for strong violence and sexual content, nudity and language
An absorbing true story about serial killers on the lam, "Lonely Hearts" is based on the murder spree of Martha Beck and Raymond Fernandez during the late 1940s and Detective Elmer C. Robinson's participation in their capture, incarceration and subsequent executions.
The murders are bloody and demented as lovers Ray and Martha travel together, Ray seducing lonely, vulnerable women, milking them of their money, then killing them. All the while Martha falls deeper into obsession for...
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Every once in a while, I either forget to write a movie review or continue to put it off for whatever reason. By the time I come back to the review process, months have passed and, more than likely, the film didn't leave such a lasting impression on me to warrant the capability to go in depth on what I liked and didn't like about the film. Such is the case with the star-studded Lonely Hearts
, a serial killer movie that surprisingly didn't get more of a marketing push.
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