MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 4,592 this week

Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart Story (1991)

TV Movie  -  M  -  Crime | Drama | Thriller  -  24 September 1991 (USA)
5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 338 users  
Reviews: 10 user | 1 critic

Pamela Smart knows exactly what she wants and is willing to do anything to get it. She is fed up with teaching, and her marriage offers little excitement. Looking for a way out she applies ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 905 titles
created 13 Sep 2012
 
a list of 78 titles
created 03 Jun 2013
 
a list of 203 titles
created 18 Aug 2013
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart Story (TV Movie 1991)

Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart Story (TV Movie 1991) on IMDb 5.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart Story.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Incident at Dark River (TV Movie 1989)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

When Tim McFall's young daughter dies as the result of toxic waste dumped in the local river, he tries to shut down the company and everybody turns against him. In his fight he is joined by... See full summary »

Director: Michael Pressman
Stars: Mike Farrell, Tess Harper, Helen Hunt
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A film about struggling to deal with paralysis. Author Joel Garcia breaks his neck while hiking, and finds himself in a rehabilitation centre with Raymond, an exaggerating ladies' man, and ... See full summary »

Directors: Neal Jimenez, Michael Steinberg
Stars: Eric Stoltz, Helen Hunt, Wesley Snipes
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

After sixteen years of marriage and four children, Betty Broderick's high-powered attorney husband decides to leave her for a younger woman with whom he's been having an affair. Hurt by his... See full summary »

Director: Dick Lowry
Stars: Meredith Baxter, Stephen Collins, Michelle Johnson
Into the Badlands (TV Movie 1991)
Horror | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A bounty hunter searches the west for a wanted outlaw named Red Roundtree.

Director: Sam Pillsbury
Stars: Bruce Dern, Mariel Hemingway, Helen Hunt
Small Sacrifices (TV Movie 1989)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

On the 19th of May 1983 Diane Downs stops at the McKenzie-Williamette-Hospital and cries for help. She is wounded on her arm and her three children are also wounded seriously. She says that... See full summary »

Director: David Greene
Stars: Farrah Fawcett, Ryan O'Neal, Gordon Clapp
Trancers II (1991)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

It is Los Angeles, 1991. Jack Deth has become accustomed to life with his new wife, Lena, in the six years since they singed Whistler. Hap Ashby, a former pitcher for the California Angels,... See full summary »

Director: Charles Band
Stars: Tim Thomerson, Helen Hunt, Megan Ward
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Two brothers who are forced off their farm in the debt stricken mid-west become folk heroes when they begin robbing the banks that have been foreclosing on farmers.

Director: Gary Sinise
Stars: Richard Gere, Penelope Ann Miller, Brian Dennehy
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

The life of Buddy Young, a comic legend in flashbacks but an old man looking for work in the present.

Director: Billy Crystal
Stars: Billy Crystal, David Paymer, Julie Warner
Shooter (TV Movie 1988)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The story of a group of combat photographers experience war first hand.

Director: Gary Nelson
Stars: Jeffrey Nordling, Noble Willingham, Kario Salem
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A recently dumped single guy and a bored housewife meet through a phone dating service and begin a hot "verbal" affair over the phone.

Director: Howard Cushnir
Stars: Anthony Edwards, Helen Hunt, Jason Alexander
Choices of the Heart (TV Movie 1983)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The film tells the story of a young missionary girl from the United States who was killed in 1980 in El Salvador together with two other missionaries.

Director: Joseph Sargent
Stars: Melissa Gilbert, Peter Horton, Helen Hunt
Fantasy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In this 'sequel' anthology, the film offers a TRANCERS sequel written by original creators Danny Bilson and Paul DeMeo, a new Lovecraft adaptation THE EVIL CLERGYMAN, featuring Jeffrey ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Band
Stars: Barbara Crampton, Jeffrey Combs, David Warner
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Pamela Smart
...
William Flynn
...
Mark Sisti
Riff Regan ...
Cecelia Pierce
...
Greg Smart
...
Paul Maggioto
...
Bill Smart
...
Judy Smart
...
Pete Randall
...
Raymond Fowler (as Christopher Jaymes)
Robert Priester ...
J.R. (as Rob Priester)
...
Detective #1
J. Michael Hunter ...
Detective #2
...
Ralph Welch (as Sean Bridges)
Marilyn Carter ...
Pam's Mother
Edit

Storyline

Pamela Smart knows exactly what she wants and is willing to do anything to get it. She is fed up with teaching, and her marriage offers little excitement. Looking for a way out she applies for a job at a local TV station. When her dreams of fame are dashed by rejection, she seduces 15-year-old Billy, one of her students. Pam challenges Billy to prove his love for her by getting rid of her husband. The stakes heat up with a huge insurance policy on her husband's life. Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Their sex games have no boundaries.

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

M | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

24 September 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Murder in New Hampshire  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Pamela Smart: What was all that talk about Greg being a bastard and you loving me? Did you say all that just so you could get into my pants one more time?
See more »

Connections

Referenced in To Die For (1995) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Movie was excellent 2 thumbs up!!!
21 May 2004 | by (usa) – See all my reviews

This was an excellent re-enactment of the Pamela Smart story. I have been wanting to see it again for years and up until a few minutes ago I was unaware that it could be purchased. I can't wait to add it to my video library. I think everyone in the movie did an excellent job. I think that a lot of people misunderstood the movie. If u followed the story at the time the movie was pretty much factual to what went on. In fact i just watched American justice last night and it was a documentary about the greg smart murder it got me thinking about that movie again and thats why i looked it up on the internet and i saw someone elses comment about how horrible the movie was and i felt i had to make a comment because i totally disagree. To anyone out there who hasn't seen it I definitely recommend it.


2 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Yeah, Winnacunnet! jenna2dag
When Will It Be On Again? Samanthaa
Soundtrack vallan030
Was she really a teacher? ctfan79

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?