True Crime is a 1999 American mystery drama film directed by Clint Eastwood, and based on Andrew Klavan's 1997 novel of the same name. Eastwood also stars in the film as a journalist covering the execution of a death row inmate, only to discover that the convict may actually be innocent. Steve Everett is an Oakland journalist recovering from alcoholism, who is assigned to cover the execution of convicted murderer Frank Beechum . Everett discovers that Beechum might be innocent, but has only a few hours to prove his theory and save Beechum's life. Eventually Steve learns that the killer was a...
|Release date:||March 19, 1999|
|Directed by:||Clint Eastwood|
|Producer:||Clint Eastwood, Richard D. Zanuck, Lili Fini Zanuck|
|Music by:||Lennie Niehaus|
|Cinematography:||Jack N. Green|
|Screenplay by:||Larry Gross, Stephen Schiff, Paul Brickman|
|Adapted from:||True Crime|