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The Monday Film: The Killing of Randy Webster

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starring
Hal Holbrook Dixie Carter
Hal Holbrook stars in this gripping true tale of a father's campaign to clear his dead son.
Randy Webster , a troubled and frustrated youth, cannot communicate with his father, John. Setting out on a spree one night, he steals a van and is chased by police in Houston. Soon he lies dead, shot by policemen who claim he was an armed robber. But
John Webster does not accept the police version and sets out to expose a cover-up.
Screenplay by scott SWANTON Produced by ROBERT GUTWILUG and ROSILYN HELLER
Directed by SAM WANAMAKER
(First showing on British television)
• FILMS: page 31

Contributors

Unknown: Hal Holbrook
Unknown: Dixie Carter
Unknown: Hal Holbrook
Unknown: Randy Webster
Unknown: John Webster
Play By: Scott Swanton
Produced By: Robert Gutwilug
Produced By: Rosilyn Heller
Directed By: Sam Wanamaker
John Webster: Hal Holbrook
Billie Webster: Dixie Carter
Officer Vane: James Whitmore Jr
Lois Carter: Nancy Malone
Amy Wheeler: Jennifer Jason Leigh
Draxel: John Dennis Johnston
Jakes: Dennis Redfield
Carlos Vega: Richard Beauchamp
Randy Webster: Gary McCleery
Nich Hanson: Barry Corbin
May Wheeler: Sondra Blake
District Attorney King: Robert Denison

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The Monday Film: The Killing of Randy Webster

BBC One London, 22 October 1984 21.25






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