Release dateMarch 4, 1990 WriterMichael Norell, James Norell SequelAgainst Her Will: An Incident in Balti NominationsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special CastWalter Matthau (Harmon Cobb), Susan Blakely (Billie), Robert Carradine (Domsczek) Similar moviesThe Incident and Against Her Will: An Incident in Balti are part of the same movie series
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The Incident is a 1990 American made-for-television drama film directed by Joseph Sargent and starring Walter Matthau and Harry Morgan which was originally broadcast on CBS on March 4, 1990. The film marked Matthau's return to television after over 20 years.
The film was followed by two sequels: Against Her Will: An Incident in Baltimore (1992) and Incident in a Small Town (1994).
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The story takes place in the year 1944 in Lincoln Bluff, a fictional, small Colorado town. The Second World War is still raging when the town's only doctor George Hansen (Barnard Hughes), is murdered at a local US Army camp, Camp Bremen, holding German prisoners of war.
Harmon J. Cobb (Walter Matthau), the story's protagonist, is a local lawyer given the task of defending the German prisoner accused of killing the doctor, a man who also happened to have been Cobb's good friend.
Walter Matthau as Harmon Cobb
Susan Blakely as Billie
Robert Carradine as Domsczek
Peter Firth as Geiger
Barnard Hughes as Doc Hansen
Harry Morgan as Judge Bell
William Schallert as Wallace
Ariana Richards as Nancy
Norbert Weisser as Riefenstahl
Douglas Rowe as Clarence
Joe Horváth as Major Lilly (as Joe Horvath)
Helen Stenborg as Edna Mae Hansen
Henry Crowell Jr. as Corporal Sweazy
David Underwood as Lieutenant Morton
Robert MacKenzie as Sergeant Osias (as Robert Mckenzie)
Ragan Simpich as extra soldier his Dodge Power Wagon and jeep VLO I also used in the movie