Henry Tawes is the sheriff in a small town in Tennessee. A man of strong moral fiber, he is always quick to judge others and follows the law zealously. Then he meets Alma, a beautiful young girl who turns his world upside-down. Unable to ignore his feelings, he starts an affair with her. But in a small town nothing is secret for long.
|Released:||February 3, 1971|
|Companies:||John Frankenheimer Productions Inc. Edward Lewis Productions Columbia Pictures|
|Cast:||Tuesday Weld Gregory Peck Ralph Meeker Estelle Parsons|
|Crew:||Alvin Sargent Madison Jones John Frankenheimer|