Death in Small Doses 29 years old

We all have a secret. Hers is a killer.

One night Nancy Lyon awakes in pain and dies shortly after - poisoned with arsenic. Her family immediately suspects her husband Richard, who left her temporarily the year before because of an affair. Especially Nancy's brother is keen on getting the children away from the suspected murderer. All evidence points against Richard, but in court Richard surprisingly presents proof that his wife had depressions and maybe killed herself - or are these proofs just fake? -- Depicts an authentic case.


Death in Small Doses Cast

Name Character
Tess Harper She was 44, now 73 years old as Asst. D.A. Jerri Sims
Evan Rachel Wood She was 7, now 36 years old as Anna
Sean Bridgers He was 26, now 55 years old as Mr. Carter
Collin Wilcox Paxton She was 59, 74 years old when she died
Glynnis O'Connor She was 38, now 67 years old as Nancy Lyon
Richard Thomas He was 43, now 72 years old as Richard Lyon
Gary Frank He was 26, now 55 years old as Bill Dillard Jr

Death in Small Doses Crew

Name Department
Scott Swanton as Writer. Writing
Sondra Locke as Director. She was 50 (74) years old when She died Directing
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Death in Small Doses (29 years)

We all have a secret. Hers is a killer.

  • Release day: Monday, January 16, 1995
  • Runtime: 88 minutes