Murder In Texas


2h 1981

Brief Synopsis

Dramatization of the sensational Texas court case of the late '60s involving a noted Houston plastic surgeon, accused of doing away with his socially prominent first wife in order to marry somebody else. Based on the book by the doctor's second wife, the film resulted in an Emmy Award nomination for

Film Details

Release Date
1981

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Dramatization of the sensational Texas court case of the late '60s involving a noted Houston plastic surgeon, accused of doing away with his socially prominent first wife in order to marry somebody else. Based on the book by the doctor's second wife, the film resulted in an Emmy Award nomination for Andy Griffith's performance as the horsewoman socialite's oilman father, who suspected foul play in his daughter's death and set out to avenge it. An Emmy Award went to editor John A. Martinelli.

Film Details

Release Date
1981

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Aired in United States May 3, 1981

Aired in United States May 4, 1981

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