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Howard Beach: Making a Case for Murder (1989)

True crime story. In December, 1986, 3 black men ran into car trouble in Howard Beach, a middle-class neighborhood in New York City. Unable to start their car, they sought refuge in a ... See full summary »

Director:

Dick Lowry

Writer:

Steve Bello
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniel J. Travanti ... Joe Hynes
William Daniels ... Slaney
Joe Morton ... Cederic Sandiford
Cliff Gorman ... Bernstein
Bruce A. Young ... (as Bruce Young)
Regina Taylor
Bill Cwikowski Bill Cwikowski
Dan Lauria
Gregory Alan Williams ... Charlie Brasher
Ron Beattie
Gerry Becker ... Ed Boyer
Ray Bradford Ray Bradford
Kate Buddeke Kate Buddeke
Julianne Buescher ... Theresa Fisher
Michael P. Byrne
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Storyline

True crime story. In December, 1986, 3 black men ran into car trouble in Howard Beach, a middle-class neighborhood in New York City. Unable to start their car, they sought refuge in a nearby restaurant. What happened later that night shocked the entire city. Written by Fryingham

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Genres:

Crime | Drama | History

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for a sequence of mob violence | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 December 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

In the Line of Duty: Howard Beach, Making a Case for Murder See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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