Based on a true crime spree that began in Maryland and ended in Georgia in 1973, MURDER ONE is a bleak look at the group of killers who murdered six members of the Alday family. The story is told through the eyes of 15-year-old Billy Isaacs (Henry Thomas). Billy's brother, Carl (James
Wilder); his half-brother, Wayne Coleman (Stephen Shellen); and Wayne's cellmate, George Dungee (Errol Slue), a 36-year-old retarded black man, have escaped from a minimum-security prison. When the fugitives flee, Billy goes with them, thinking he'll just go for a joy ride. After destroying a
hated uncle's home and stealing a few shotguns, the group heads south and begin a series of c...