Hitting Blu-Ray and DVD on April 10th is My Friend Dahmer, the film written and directed by Marc Meyers gives the world a disturbing look at the early years of notorious mass murderer Jeffrey Dahmer. Based on the graphic novel by Derf Backderf, My Friend Dahmer brings a different and unsettling look into Dahmer as a teen.
While the film doesn’t go into his murders, we do get to see what shaped the soon to be serial killer. What the film does perfectly is lead you on a roller coaster of emotions as we learn more about Dahmer. Bullied and neglected by his classmates, Dahmer tries to make it through the day by blending in with the background, although he eventually becomes the class “spaz.”