5.5/10
92
5 user 1 critic

A Seduction in Travis County (1991)

An acquitted killer (Lesley Ann Warren) lusts after her lawyer (Peter Coyote), who is a married man.

Director:

George Kaczender

Writers:

Jan Meins (nonfiction book "Murder in Little Rock"), Christopher Canaan
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

Portrait of a Stripper (TV Movie 1979)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

The touching portrayal of a young mother (and dance student) who travels to California after the death of her husband. In order to pay the bills she takes up burlesque dancing. To her ... See full summary »

Director: John A. Alonzo
Stars: Lesley Ann Warren, Edward Herrmann, Vic Tayback
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

This film is based on the true story of Aileen Wuornos a prostitute-turned-serial killer who preyed mostly on truck drivers.

Director: Peter Levin
Stars: Jean Smart, Park Overall, Tim Grimm
A Place at the Table (TV Movie 1988)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Director: Arthur Allan Seidelman
Stars: Lukas Haas, Jenny Lewis, David Morse
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A young woman from a Catholic school and a young man from a nearby prison camp fall in love and must run away together to escape the law, the church and their parents.

Director: Duncan Gibbins
Stars: Craig Sheffer, Virginia Madsen, Jon Polito
Murderous Intent (TV Movie 1995)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A woman discovers that she's the linchpin of a plot by her mother and her mother's lover to kill his wife.

Director: Gregory Goodell
Stars: Corbin Bernsen, Lesley Ann Warren, Tushka Bergen
Hoodlums (1980)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Nightclub singer Loretta wants to earn enough money to get away from her jealous boyfriend a gangster called George Genero and give her daughter a normal life. Then she meets Andrew and a relationship is formed.

Director: Mac Ahlberg
Stars: Nai Bonet, Tony Page, Vicki Sue Robinson
A Fight for Jenny (TV Movie 1986)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

When Kelsey remarries, her struggle to get custody of her daughter from her first marriage is complicated by her current husband being black.

Director: Gilbert Moses
Stars: Philip Michael Thomas, Lesley Ann Warren, Jaclyn Bernstein
Protocol (1984)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

The US needs to convince the visiting emir Khala'ad of Othar to allow an American military base in his strategic realm. Clueless nightclub waitress Sunny Ann Davis accidentally spots and ... See full summary »

Director: Herbert Ross
Stars: Goldie Hawn, Chris Sarandon, Richard Romanus
Pickup on 101 (1972)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

An elderly wanderer, a sexy young girl running away from home and a folk singer looking for stardom hitch-hike their way cross-country, trying to get to California.

Director: John Florea
Stars: Jack Albertson, Lesley Ann Warren, Martin Sheen
Locked Up: A Mother's Rage (TV Movie 1991)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A recently divorced woman with children meets a man who seems nice and gives her some cash to hold for him. What she doesn't know is he is being watched by authorities and that this man was... See full summary »

Director: Bethany Rooney
Stars: Cheryl Ladd, Jean Smart, Dean Norris
Mistress (1992)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A comedy about a screenwriter (Robert Wuhl), whose old movie script is read by a producer (Martin Landau) and the search for financial backers begins. But it seems that each money source (... See full summary »

Director: Barry Primus
Stars: Robert Wuhl, Martin Landau, Vasek Simek
The Knife (1991)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

An American photographer in Rio de Janeiro becomes involved in the world of "knife culture" when he sets out to find the killer of one of his models.

Director: Walter Salles
Stars: Peter Coyote, Tchéky Karyo, Amanda Pays
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lesley Ann Warren ... Melanie Evans
Peter Coyote ... Frank Maguire
Jean Smart ... Karen
Matt Clark ... Dobbs
Don Hood ... Herman
Ramsey Williams Ramsey Williams ... Connie (as Freda Ramsey Williams)
Marco Perella ... Poge
Brandon Smith ... Skyler
John S. Davies ... Special Prosecutor
Jerry Cotton Jerry Cotton ... Gibbs
Shawn Toovey Shawn Toovey ... Josh Maguire
Michelle Fojt Michelle Fojt ... Millie Maguire
Jane Simoneau Jane Simoneau ... Grandma Maguire
Dennis Letts ... Grandpa Maguire
Big Skinny Brown Big Skinny Brown ... Dickie Coopert
Edit

Storyline

An acquitted killer (Lesley Ann Warren) lusts after her lawyer (Peter Coyote), who is a married man.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

stalker | See All (1) »

Genres:

Thriller | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 May 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Blind Justice See more »

Filming Locations:

Austin, Texas, USA See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This film is based on the true story of Little Rock murderous, Mary Leah Orsini. She was charged and convicted of conspiracy to commit murder when she hired two men, one of whom was, Eugene "Yankee" Hall, to deliver bouquet of flowers to the home of her attorney (William MacArthur). The evidence showed that Mrs. MacArthur initially fled the door and hid in an upstairs bedroom where she was found brutally murdered. The trial gained nationwide attention and due to the unfinished construction of a new courthouse, it was held in the Former Arkansas Federal Courthouse. At the time of the trial this building was being used as The University of Arkansas School of Law for moot court and various classes. Thus, allowing the Law Students to observe "the murder trial of the century" from the soundproof gallery. One such student would later pursue a career in Hollywood as a motion picture Producer. As a matter of fate, Jeffrey C. Hogue, who had just finished a film for New World Pictures had been asked to come in a read the script for "SEDUCTION IN TRAVIS COUNTY". At the initial meeting Mr. Hogue read some 15 pages of the script and remarked, "This is the Mary Leah Orsini case!" Security and Executives at New World fearing a corporate leak, went into "lockdown" mode. Mr. Hogue was questioned as to how he could possibly know the basis of the Script after reading only a few page? He stated to the utter amazement of the Corporate Executives in a typically calm Southern accent that he was in fact a Lawyer who happened to have attended Law School in Little Rock and more strange he had made a point of attending the Trial of which the film was based on. Naturally New World hired Hogue and his team on the spot to produce this MOVIE OF THE WEEK. It was truly life imitating Art or vice-versa that golf all the Producers in Holiwood Hogue would have been asked to produce a film which he had hoped to produce years earlier as he watched the trial while a student. As to Mrs. Orsini, she passed away in prison in early 2013 OR 2014. William MacArthur was elected as a judge. Mr. Hogue continued producing low budget pictures and acquiring the rights to some 400 features and shorts which have achieved notoriety in the past 30 years. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
No good
6 August 2007 | by alicespiralSee all my reviews

I just picked up a video of this one for 75p-about all its worth. I usually like the True Story types but this is only true if you realise that people murder people. More likely its a rip off of Fatal Attraction. A woman apparently discovers her husband has been murdered-there was no motive for her to have done it yet she's arrested.A lawyer gets her off on some sort of technicality-which could have been due to the fact that there was no fingerprints,witnesses or motive but the police need to do this stuff. This is when you think it can't have been a True Story because it starts to get into the realms of fiction with plots and subplots based on the storyline of a woman lusting after her lawyer who tells her he's happily married.We find out later he DID once have an affair which nearly destroyed him. How utterly original! It just seems as if the plot is being added to when the woman employs a hit man to bump the lawyers wife off after arranging to have his nightclub torched.It gets too silly I was glad when it finished the film overstayed its welcome by about an hour


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 5 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed