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Murder One (1988)

 -  Drama  -  23 September 1988 (USA)
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Billy Isaacs
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Carl Isaacs
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Wayne Coleman
Errol Slue ...
George Dungee
Susan Bayliss ...
Mary
Warren Van Evera ...
Ned
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Jerry
David MacKay ...
Jimmy
John Fox ...
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John Lefebvre ...
Shuggie (as John LeFebvre)
Peter Faussett ...
Richard
Tracy Brett ...
Cheri
Kirsten Kieferle ...
Lori
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Angel
Kim Bourne ...
Sylvia
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This crime drama is based on the true story of Billy Isaacs who with his brothers killed a family of six... See full synopsis »

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Written by Willie Nelson
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Rang a bell
9 January 2003 | by (Countryside, IL, USA) – See all my reviews

I found this movie interesting for one primary reason: I am 99% sure it depicts a real event. I went to college in Atlanta, Georgia in the early 1980's, and sometime (I'd guess 1982) in that span, the local news covered this real incident, which I think happened in the 1960's. It had become a current issue in 1982 because the perpetrators were still behind bars, and I think the debate over the death penalty was involved. From what I remember of both the actual event and the movie, it follows the true story reasonably well. I certainly got the impression that the incident was a gruesome as the movie depicts it.


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