Film Details



IN COLD BLOOD
Release Date: 14 Dec 1967
Duration (in mins): 134
Cast:
Robert Blake (Perry Smith)
Scott Wilson (Dick Hickock)
John Forsythe (Alvin Dewey)
Paul Stewart (Reporter)
Gerald S. O'Loughlin (Harold Nye)
Director:
Richard Brooks (Dir)
Tom Shaw (Asst dir)
Writer:
Richard Brooks (Scr)
Producer:
Richard Brooks (Prod)
Distribution
Company:
Columbia Pictures
Production
Company:
Pax Enterprises
AFI
Recognition:
NONE
Summary:
At 2:00 a.m. on November 15, 1959, in the farming town of Holcomb, Kansas, four members of the Herbert Clutter family are roused from their sleep, bound and gagged, and then brutally murdered by two assailants. The killers, Perry Smith and Dick Hickock, had first met in a state prison where the arrogant Dick picked out the quick-tempered Perry, aspirin-addicted as a result of the lingering pain of leg injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident, as the "born killer" he needed for a partner. The ...