Beverly Hills, CA : Fox Video ; [S.l.] : Media Home Entertainment, c1991.
1 videocassette (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Based on the novel by Pete Dexter.
Directed by Stephen Gyllenhaal ; produced by Frank Konigsberg and Larry Sanitsky ; screenplay by Pete Dexter ; executive producer, Diana Kerew.
Dennis Hopper, Barbara Hershey, Ed Harris.
A storekeeper (Paris Trout) in a quiet Southern town takes the law into his own hands and ends up murdering a 12-year-old black girl. His attorney is torn between duty to his arrogant, prejudiced client and his increasing attraction to Trout's abused wife.