BC TV

Zac Efron Shines in Ted Bundy Movie | BuzzChomp

Zac Efron shines in Ted Bundy Movie! Extremely Wicked, Surprisingly Evil, and Vile just premiered on Netflix! Time to stream it.

 

Extremely Wicked, Surprisingly Evil, and Vile premiered on Netflix on May 3rd and if you know anything about Ted Bundy, this movie is a must!

I’ve seen a lot of mixed reviews on this film. Watching it, I was hooked and initially it’s because I’m extremely interested in true crime stories. I find serial killers interesting and Ted Bundy was so fascinating.

More BuzzChomp: SoCal Chic: Best Summer Workout Clothes

Zac Efron manages to capture the perplexing aspects of Ted Bundy. A man who outwardly shined, educated, and appeared to be someone who participated in society and wanted to make a difference. On the inside though he obviously was extremely conflicted, dark, and someone so off.

The film stuck very much true to life, which I really enjoyed. Often times you watch a biopic and I realize after that half the story was embellished. As I watched this film, knowing that this story was not embellished, made me take a hard look at these characters.

One aspect I thought a lot about post viewing was the evil side of Ted Bundy. We saw it for a brief moment at the end of the film right at the end of his time on death row and Zac Efron captured it so well. I wanted to see more of that, but I realized that Ted Bundy only showed that side of himself to his victims. His crimes how atrocious, how he continually denied then, claimed he was being “framed,” and even if damning evidence he would not admit to them, speaks volumes to how evil he was on the inside. He couldn’t even admit to them! He had to separate himself from them.

Mandi and Dan Love Movies:

CLICK to subscribe to BuzzChomp on Youtube

The story is told from Bundy’s ex girlfriend, Liz, played by Lily Collins. I found her to be okay and a lot of the film she told us how upset she was and she stood by Ted, but she was the person who tipped the police off to him. I wished we saw more of her doubt in Ted instead we saw a lot of regret. As an actress, I definitely think there were a lot of missed moments by Lily Collins. But her performance was solid, I just thought it could have been better.

Find out my in depth review on my video and share with me your own thoughts on this film! Netflix has so much new content that I’ll be sharing more reviews of their films! Stay tuned and feel free to recommend anything to me.

 

Meet Your Host

Mandi Mellen is Lead Editor, Staff Writer, and Featured Host at BuzzChomp. She’s an Actress, Writer, Director and Producer. Get lost in her Youtube comedy channel PillowTalk TV. Follow her on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

BuzzChomp is an affiliate for products and services recommended herein. Please read our Full Disclaimer for further information on affiliate programs and opportunities.

1 Comment

1 Comment

  1. Pingback: Summer Getaway: Clamming on Martha's Vineyard | BuzzChomp

You're Awesome! Subscribe and Comment Below

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

BuzzChomp Digital Network: Mandi and Dan know what's hot. Featuring fitness, health, Youtube, writing, and Pillow Talk TV.

Contact BuzzChomp:

thedailybuzzchomp@gmail.com

Copyright © 2013-2019 M Square Productions

To Top

 

Youtube Success Guide

 

Available now! 80% off only on BuzzChomp.

 

Available on iBooks and Amazon!

 

Get your exclusive 80% discount by signing up.

 

You have successfully signed up for discounts!

There was an error while trying to send your request. Please try again.

BuzzChomp will use the information you provide on this form to be in touch with you and to provide updates and marketing.