TV Movie | Not Rated | | Crime, Drama
In 1948, in rural Georgia, Coweta County is watched over by its legendary, indomitable Sheriff Lamar Potts (Johnny Cash). No felony had ever gone unsolved while Sheriff Potts was in charge.... See full summary »
The film is based on a real incident that happened in 1948, and resulted in the first time in the history of the state of Georgia where a white man was given the death sentence upon the testimony of two black men.
The first one who touches one of my deputies, I'm gonna kill him.
During the courtroom scene, Sheriff Potts (Cash) is wearing a contemporary wristwatch with an expansion band.
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