Death in Small Doses is a 1995 drama directed by Sondra Locke and starring Richard Thomas, Tess Harper, Shawn Elliott, Glynnis O’Connor, Gary Frank, Matthew Posey and Ann Hearn. It tells the story of a wife who mysteriously falls ill and dies and then its revealed that she died by arsenic poisoning. As the police investigation heats up, the woman’s husband becomes the prime suspect. A terrible family secret eventually breaks the case and reveals the true killer. Isn’t Thanksgiving the time when most family secrets are revealed?
Resources for Death in Small Doses:
- Little House Coloring Book by Laura Ingalls Wilder and Garth Williams
- The Good, The Bad, and the Very Ugly: A Hollywood Journey by Sondra Locke
- The Jackal – video starring Tess Harper