Based on a true story, this film tells of a plastic surgeon who was suspected of causing the death of his first wife, the daughter of a wealthy member of Houston society. The doctor then marries his mistress, whom he had been keeping during his marriage. His former father-in-law, convinced that his daughter was murdered, determines to see the doctor punished.

  1. William Hale


  2. John McGreevey


  3. Ann Kurth


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  1. Katharine Ross

    Katharine Ross

    Ann Kurth Hill

  2. Sam Elliott

    Sam Elliott

    Dr. John Hill

  3. Farrah Fawcett

    Farrah Fawcett

    Joan Robinson Hill

  4. Andy Griffith

    Andy Griffith

    Ash Robinson

  5. G. W. Bailey

    G. W. Bailey

    Richard 'Racehorse' Haynes

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Murder in Texas


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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 3, 1981


Original Language English

Runtime 3h 20m

Budget -

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