In a quiet Texas town, Candy Morrison and her husband, Dale, seem to live an ordinary life -- but that all changes when she begins sleeping with her husband's friend Stan Blankenship. When Stan's wife winds up dead -- the victim of a brutal ax murder -- Candy's arrest leaves the community in disbelief. And, as her attorney Ed Reivers attempts to prove her innocence, he makes a shocking discovery about his client.
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Based on the true story of the 1980 murder of Betty Gore by Candace (Candy) Montgomery in Wylie, Texas. See more
The film establishes that the crime was committed on the Friday 13th January, 1980. However, that date fell on a Sunday not Friday. See more