TRIAL OF LEE HARVEY OSWALD, THE {PART 2 OF 2} (TV)

Summary

Continued from T77:0489. Part two of two. This drama, based on the play by Amram Ducovny and Leon Friedman, speculates on Lee Harvey Oswald's fate had he lived to stand trial for the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The trial continues and witnesses testify. Communist and Mafia connections with the assassination are sought by the defense, and the jury visits the scene of the crime. The defense also pursues a possible CIA-Mafia connection. Oswald testifies. Includes flashbacks to Oswald's dealings with the Cuban and Russian embassies. The program closes with a flashback to Jack Ruby's "attempt" to kill Oswald. Includes commercials.

Details

  • NETWORK: ABC
  • DATE: October 2, 1977 Sunday 9:00 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 1:54:01
  • COLOR/B&W: Color
  • CATALOG ID: T77:0491
  • GENRE: Drama, historical
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Assassination - Kennedy
  • SERIES RUN: ABC - TV, 1977
  • COMMERCIALS:

CREDITS

    • Charles Fries … Executive Producer
    • Lawrence Schiller … Supervising Producer
    • Richard Freed … Producer
    • David Greene … Director
    • Leon Friedman … Writer
    • Amram Ducovny … Writer
    • Robert E. Thompson … Adapted by
    • Fred Karlin … Music by
    • Ben Gazzara … Cast, Anson "Kip" Roberts
    • Lorne Greene … Cast, Matthew Arnold Watson
    • John Pleshette … Cast, Lee Harvey Oswald
    • Mo Malone … Cast, Marina Oswald
    • Frances Lee McCain … Cast, Jan Holder
    • Lawrence Pressman … Cast, Paul Ewbank
    • Charlie Robinson (see also: Charles Robinson) … Cast, Melvin Johnson
    • George Wyner … Cast, Ed Blandings
    • Marisa Pavan … Cast, Evita Alesio
    • Jack Collins … Cast, Judge Claymore
    • Charles Cyphers … Cast, Michael Brandon
    • Buddy Gilbert … Cast, Harry Cabot
    • William Phipps … Cast, Police Capt. Will Fritz
    • William Jordan … Cast, James Kleist
    • Ed Abry … Cast
    • Jeff Alexander … Cast
    • David Beidelman … Cast
    • Maggie Burns … Cast
    • Burke Byrnes … Cast
    • John Chappell … Cast
    • Desmond Dhooge … Cast
    • Joe Edwards … Cast
    • John Gage … Cast
    • John Galt (see also: John William Galt) … Cast
    • Tony Garrett … Cast
    • Ellen Geer … Cast
    • Robert Ginnaven … Cast
    • Joe Griffith … Cast
    • James Harrell … Cast
    • Susan Heldfond … Cast
    • Harlan Jordan … Cast
    • Elsie Julian … Cast
    • Hugh Lampman … Cast
    • Ray LePere … Cast
    • Don McCord … Cast
    • Billy Dan Millikan … Cast
    • Jaki Morrison … Cast
    • Peyton Park … Cast
    • Robert Phalen … Cast
    • Jack Rader … Cast
    • Alex Rodine … Cast
    • Eddie Thomas … Cast
    • Bill Thurman … Cast
    • Annabelle Weenick … Cast
    • Billy Vance White … Cast
    • Bill Woods … Cast