This mysterious film is based on the life of Aileen Wuornos, a Daytona Beach prostitute who became a serial killer.
The actress Charlize Theron gained 30 pounds to play this role. She also gets the help of makeup artists to change her glamorous self into a dead ringer Wuornos.
Aileen Wuornos was convicted as a murderer and was executed in Florida. Theron won an Oscar, for Best Actress in 2004, for playing this role.