Overview

The gory ax-murder of one mousy, suburban Texas housewife by another is nearly as shocking as the excuse offered by the bespectacled defendant's attorney: self-defense. Could it be so?

  1. Stephen Gyllenhaal

    Director

  2. Cynthia Cidre

    Teleplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Barbara Hershey

    Barbara Hershey

    Candy Morrison

  2. Brian Dennehy

    Brian Dennehy

    Ed Reivers

  3. John Terry

    John Terry

    Stan Blankenship

  4. Richard Gilliland

    Richard Gilliland

    Dale Morrison

  5. Lee Garlington

    Lee Garlington

    Peggy Blankenship

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A Killing in a Small Town
A Killing in a Small Town

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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 22, 1990
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 40m

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