THE LEGEND OF LIZZIE BORDEN - 1975 - UNCUT EUROPEAN VERSION - DVD
A dramatization of the famous 1893 Massachusetts trial of the woman accused of murdering her father and stepmother with an ax.
"Lizzie Borden took an axe And gave her mother forty whacks When she saw what she had done She gave her father forty-one"
Elizabeth Montgomery ... Lizzie Borden Fionnula Flanagan ... Bridget Sullivan Ed Flanders ... Hosea Knowlton Katherine Helmond ... Emma Borden Don Porter ... George Robinson Fritz Weaver ... Mr. Andrew Borden Bonnie Bartlett ... Sylvia Knowlton John Beal ... Dr. Bowen
When the bodies of Andrew Borden and his wife are found brutally hacked apart with an ax, suspicion soon falls on their spinster daughter Lizzie. Based on the true story of one of the most famous murder trials in American history, this telefilm stars Elizabeth Montgomery as the infamous (or wrongfully accused?) Lizzie Borden.