May 28, 2021

This Day in Halloween: True crime thriller "10 Rillington Place" premieres in Los Angeles in 1971. / Illustration by Angela Smith

10 Rillington Place premieres in Los Angeles in 1971. The true crime thriller about British serial killer John Christie, starring Richard Attenborough and John Hurt. The film receives mixed reviews on it release, but has grown to be regarded as one of the best of the genre.