The Sheriff

The Sheriff (1971)

  • Genre: TV Movie, Drama, Crime
  • Release Date: 1971-03-30
  • User Rating: 6/10 from 5 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 13min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Marvin Worth Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: David Lowell Rich
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A rape case opens racial divisions in a small town. A black sheriff and his white deputy investigate allegations that a wealthy white businessman raped a black college student.

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  • Ossie Davis

    as James Lucas
  • Kaz Garas

    as Harve Gregory
  • Kyle Johnson

    as Vance Lucas
  • Ross Martin

    as Larry Walters
  • Lynda Day George

    as Alma Gregory
  • Ruby Dee

    as Sue Ann Lucas
  • Moses Gunn

    as Cliff Wilder
  • Brenda Sykes

    as Janet Wilder
  • John Marley

    as Kinsella
  • Edward Binns

    as Paulsen
  • Austin Willis

    as Judge
  • Joel Fluellen

    as Charley Dobey
Directing David Lowell Rich Director
Writing Arnold Perl Writer
Production Jon Epstein Producer
Production Louis H. Goldstein Associate Producer
Production Tony Thomas Associate Producer
Production Marvin Worth Executive Producer
Sound Dominic Frontiere Music
Camera Emil Oster Director of Photography
Editing Howard Kunin Editor
Production Al Onorato Casting
Art Ross Bellah Art Direction
Art Cary Odell Art Direction
Art Alfred E. Spencer Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Ben Lane Makeup Supervisor
Production Eddie Saeta Unit Production Manager
Crew Craig R. Baxley Stunt Driver