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Honor Thy Father and Mother: The True Story of the Menendez Murders (1994)

Based on true events, the story of Lyle and Erik Menendez, who murdered their wealthy parents in Beverly Hills in 1989, claiming they were acting self-defense after years of abuse.

Director:

Paul Schneider

Writers:

Ron Soble (book), John Johnson (book) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
James Farentino ... Jose Menendez
Jill Clayburgh ... Kitty Menendez
Billy Warlock ... Lyle Menendez
David Berón ... Erik Menendez
John Beck ... Det. Les Zoeller
Michael Paul Chan ... Lester Kuriyama
Erin Gray ... Pamela Bozanich
Elaine Joyce ... Jill Lansing
Stanley Kamel ... Dr. Jerome Oziel
Susan Blakely ... Leslie Abramson
Meg Wittner ... Judalon Smyth
Marcos A. Ferraez ... (as Marcos Ferraez)
Jeffrey Broadhurst Jeffrey Broadhurst ... (as Jeffery Lee Broadhurst)
Marcus Ferrati Marcus Ferrati
Charles Lucia
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Based on true events, the story of Lyle and Erik Menendez, who murdered their wealthy parents in Beverly Hills in 1989, claiming they were acting self-defense after years of abuse.

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Crime | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 April 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Du sollst Vater und Mutter ehren - Doppelmord in Beverly Hills See more »

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Libra Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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