A Slight Case of Murder


2h 2000

Brief Synopsis

Television movie based on Donald Westlake's novel about Terry Thorpe, a small-time film critic whose amoral behavior and shady dealings -- adultery, larceny, and maybe even murder -- finally start to catch up with him when a quirky, but relentless detective gets on his case.

Film Details

Also Known As
Slight Case of Murder, Travesty, A
Release Date
2000
Location
New York City, New York, USA; Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Television movie based on Donald Westlake's novel about Terry Thorpe, a small-time film critic whose amoral behavior and shady dealings -- adultery, larceny, and maybe even murder -- finally start to catch up with him when a quirky, but relentless detective gets on his case.

Crew

David Augsburger

Assistant Editor

Chris Baillie

Assistant Director

Craig Baker

Boom Operator

Tim Barg

Best Boy

Nan Bernstein Freed

Unit Production Manager

Tony Bifano

Transportation Coordinator

Peter Boboras

Location Manager

Laurence Bortnick

Assistant Camera Operator

Kim Brown

Other

Jamie Burke

Construction Coordinator

Julie Cannon

Production Assistant

Dominick Certo

Music Editor

Megan Conacher

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Mary Louise Cunningham

Assistant Costume Designer

Daniel R Davis

Production Designer

Jennifer Deathe

Assistant Director

Phil Detiker

Camera Operator

Gabriele Dichiara

Gaffer

Paul Dixon

Editor

Bruce Dunn

Post-Production Supervisor

Mitch Engel

Producer

Rick Fernandez

Carpenter

Roger Finlay

Assistant Camera Operator

Terri Frank

Set Costumer

Chaim Gilad

Sound Mixer

Mike Graham

Sound Supervisor

Lowell Greenspoon

Transportation Captain

Tina Grewal

Unit Production Manager

Arv Greywal

Art Director

Victoria Hamilton

Scenic Artist

Natalie Hart

Casting

Mary Sue Heron

Makeup Artist

Andy Hill

Music Supervisor

Libby Hodgson

Assistant Director

Kevin Janicelli

Gaffer

Kristi Johns

Adr Supervisor

Diane Kerbel

Casting

Jason La Padura

Casting

Jenny Lewis

Casting Associate

Sandra Lum Lock

Production Accountant

David Lowry

Key Grip

William H. Macy

Screenplay

Chris Martin

Assistant Location Manager

Doug Mccullough

Set Decorator

Howard Mcmaster

Assistant Director

Jamie Mcrae

Dolly Grip

Amanda Micallef

Assistant

Sarah Milliken

Production Assistant

Peter Miskimmin

Property Master

Margaret Mohr

Costume Designer

Salli Newman

Executive Producer

Terry O'bright

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Seana O'neill

Production Coordinator

Keri Owens-luna

Casting Associate

Luis Patino

Post-Production Coordinator

Andrew Pienaar

Director Of Photography

David Price

Production Coordinator

Ingrid Price

Wardrobe Supervisor

Jarrod Price

Production Assistant

Santiago Quinones

Location Manager

Nate Ranger

Assistant Camera Operator

Keitha M Redmond

Production Coordinator

Steve Richardson

Other

Keith Rogers

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Peter Rosenfeld

Camera Operator

James Sabat

Sound Mixer

Philip Saccio

Property Master

Dennis Salomone

Transportation Captain

Nina Saxon

Main Title Design

Steven Schachter

Screenplay

Marvey Shatz

Colorist

Andrew Shea

Assistant Director

Mark Silver

Key Grip

Tim Singh

Assistant Director

Michael Smith

Assistant Director

Carl J Sprague

Art Director

Ann Steel

Set Costumer

John Stoneham

Stunt Coordinator

Shawn Tanaka

Assistant

Rick Taylor

Video Colorist

Jan Thijs

Photography

Tom Thompson

On-Set Dresser

Moira Verwijk

Hair Stylist

Matt Vogel

Special Effects

Johnny Wersta

Dolly Grip

Donald Westlake

Source Material (From Novel)

Greg Williams

Other

Skyler Wilson

Special Effects

Film Details

Also Known As
Slight Case of Murder, Travesty, A
Release Date
2000
Location
New York City, New York, USA; Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video January 8, 2000

Aired in United States September 19, 1999

Aired in United States January 8, 2000

Previous title: "Travesty."

Completed shooting June 1999.

Began shooting May 3, 1999.