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In Cold Blood

In Cold Blood

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Sunday, November 24, 1996 12.6 19 1
Tuesday, November 26, 1996 10.9 17 3
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  • Season: 1996-97
  • Network: CBS
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Miniseries
  • Subject Matter: True Crime, Period Piece
  • Based On: In Cold Blood written by Truman Capote
  • Misc.: 2 Nights

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the book by Truman Capote. On November 14, 1959, in Holcomb, Kansas a volatile ex-con named Perry Smith and his low-life accomplice Dick Hickock, plan to rob the well-to-do Clutter family. Their robbery scheme soon turns into a vicious killing spree, leaving four family members brutally murdered. As the community mourns the loss of their neighbors, FBI Agent Alvin Dewey launches a nationwide search to find the killers. The two felons are eventually captured, convicted and executed.


Production Company:

  • Hallmark IAW Pacific Motion Pictures

Production Type:

  • Independent
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