The Code of a Killer Miniseries (NR) 135 minutes

CODE OF A KILLER--Miniseries—(NR)--Gripping drama with the remarkable history of DNA fingerprinting, giving an interesting insight into one of the most important true stories of the scientific breakthroughs in recent history and its introductory use by police to catch a double murderer in the 1980s. A cold homicide trial of two teenage girls leads Detective David Baker (David Threlfall) to contact Dr. Alec Jeffreys (John Simm), who has made headlines with his groundbreaking DNA research. Together they attempt what has never been done before-to solve a crime through DNA profiling, to find the girls' murderer and stop a serial killer in his tracks.