Gitarrensong aus dem Film The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)

Is The Town That Dreaded Sundown 2014 a true story?

On October 31, 2013, in the small town of Texarkana, the local drive-in theater is hosting the Halloween annual showing of the 1976 film The Town That Dreaded Sundown, based on the true story of the Phantom Killer who murdered several people in Texarkana in 1946.

What town was the Dreaded Sundown in?


The story of a hooded, berserk killer who terrorized the border town of Texarkana, Arkansas in 1946–leaving no fewer than five murder victims in his wake.

Did they ever find the killer in The Town That Dreaded Sundown?

The real killer was never found. The Town That Dreaded Sundown was a 1976 docudrama that was based on actual crimes committed in Texarkana in 1946. A hooded killer terrorized citizens in rural areas surrounding the border between Texas and Kansas.

Who played the phantom killer in The Town That Dreaded Sundown?

Sullivan), Charles B. Pierce (Patrolman A. C. Benson), Robert Aquino (Sheriff Otis Barker), Bud Davis (The Phantom Killer), Vern Stierman (Narrator). C-86m.

Is the phantom killer still alive?

Some have insisted for decades that Swinney had to be the Phantom, but there were other candidates. One of the strongest, college student H. B. (Doodie) Tennison, 18, killed himself in November 1948, confessing to some of the murders in a suicide note. Officially, the case remains unsolved.

Was the Texarkana killer ever caught?

No suspects were apprehended. Larey returned to Texarkana after the Griffin-Moore murders in hopes of helping to link the cases and identify the killer, but the Texas Rangers questioned her story and insisted that she knew who her attacker was.

Who is Foster in The Town That Dreaded Sundown?

Joshua Leonard

Deputy Foster (first name unknown) is the main antagonist of the 2014 slasher remake The Town That Dreaded Sundown. He was played by Joshua Leonard.