Starring: Annette Bening, Ben Kingsley, Frank Whaley
Directed By: Phyllis Nagy
Duration: 1 hr 29 min
In this HBO Original Movie, Annette Bening stars with Ben Kingsley in the tragic, quirky, unlikely tale of Jean Harris, the prep-school headmistress who made headlines after killing her famous philandering lover, the "Scarsdale Diet Doctor". Was she guilty of premeditated murder as the prosecution claimed, or did she accidentally kill Dr. Herman Tarnower while trying to commit suicide, as she swore?