Phil Spector movie: Al Pacino and Helen Mirren film "makes killer a hero", his victim"s friends say

Phil Spector movie: Al Pacino and Helen Mirren film "makes killer a hero", his victim"s friends say

As a film starring Al Pacino and Helen Mirren claims Phil Spector is innocent of murder, the victim”s friends plead: “Don”t make this killer a hero”

1:01 AM on 12th August 2011

Al Pacino as Phil Spector Phil Spector during his murder trial

Uncanny: Al Pacino as Phil Spector in the film (left) and the music producer during his murder trial (right)

Victim: Lana Clarkson was shot dead

Victim: Lana Clarkson was shot dead

Controversial: Helen Mirren on set Spector

Controversial: Helen Mirren as the lawyer on set (left) and the real Linda Kenny Baden (right)

The many hairstyles of Phil Spector The many hairstyles of Phil Spector

The many hairstyles of Phil Spector: The music mogul wore a variety of wigs throughout his trial

Bare reality: Police mugshots reveal balding Spector without his wigs

Bare reality: Police mugshots reveal balding Spector without his wigs