About the film
Murder in Coweta County
Release Date: February 15, 1983
|Genres||:||Drama, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||Telecom Entertainment Inc., The International Picture Show Company|
|Producers||:||Dennis Nemec, Michael Lepiner, Michael Lepiner, Lloyd N. Adams Jr., Dick Atkins|
|Writers||:||Margaret Anne Barnes, Dennis Nemec|
Wallace a wealthy landowner in Meriwether County, Georgia, has virtually unlimited power in the county, including having the sheriff under his control. When he murders a share cropper he thinks that he is powerful enough to get away with it. Because the act of murder took place in Coweta County, it is under the jurisdiction of the Coweta County sheriff who hunts the murderer without trepidation.