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Winter Kill (1974)

Not Rated | | Mystery, Thriller | TV Movie 15 April 1974
A sniper is killing residents at a winter resort. Who will die next? And why?

Director:

Jud Taylor

Writers:

John Michael Hayes (teleplay), David Karp (story)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Andy Griffith ... Sheriff Sam McNeill
John Larch ... Dr. Bill Hammond
Tim O'Connor ... Bill Carter
Lawrence Pressman ... Peter Lockhard
Eugene Roche ... Mayor Clinton Bickford
Charles Tyner ... Charley Eastman
Joyce Van Patten ... Grace Lockhard
Sheree North ... Betty
John Calvin ... Deputy Jerry Troy
Louise Latham ... Doris
Robert F. Simon ... Harvey
Nick Nolte ... Dave Michaels
Ruth McDevitt ... Mildred Young
Walter Brooke ... Ben
Devra Korwin Devra Korwin ... Elaine Carter
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Storyline

Someone is shooting the residents of a mountain resort town. Sheriff McNeill (Andy Griffith) must figure out the connection that links the victims and find the sniper before he (or she) kills again, and before the town council relieves him of duty. Written by yortsnave

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Genres:

Mystery | Thriller

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 April 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

McNeill See more »

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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Metrocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

This unsold television series pilot was inspired by the film They Only Kill Their Masters (1972), starring James Garner. See more »

Connections

Spin-off Adams of Eagle Lake (1975) See more »

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Great film
12 May 2000 | by JenConSee all my reviews

I just saw this wednesday and I thought it was great! It's alway's nice to see Andy Griffith in a movie were he's a good person and a sheriff to boot. I agree with the commentor about the scenery, simply breathe taking and the ending is great and suspenceful. Any Andy Griffith fan will love this film...the best and a must see!!!


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