The Deadly Tower (1975)

The Deadly Tower


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This taut made-for-television drama, tells the shocking, fact-based tale of Charles Whitman, a seemingly normal student at the University of Texas, who one day ascended the Texas Tower with a rifle and began randomly killing the passersby below.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Action & Adventure
Directed By:
Written By: William Douglas Lansford
On DVD: Jan 2, 1990



as Charles Joseph Whitm...

as Officer Ramiro Marti...

as Police Lieutenant

as Allen Crum

as Officer C.T. Foss
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The version I saw was called the Deadly Tower. Aside from Kurt Russell as Charles Whitman and Ned Beatty portraying some kind of civilian hero it is pretty dull.

Rodney Eckrich

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