CAPOTE - based on Truman Capote's research for and writing of his masterpiece IN COLD BLOOD, and his relationship with one of the killers, Perry Smith. One of the real photos of them here taken by Richard Avedon - a very famous photo session.
In Cold Blood is a non-fiction novel by American author Truman Capote, first published in it details the 1959 murders of four members of the Herbert Clutter family in the small farming community of Holcomb, Kansas, Missouri, USA.
Capote Classic 'In Cold Blood' Tainted by Long-Lost Files
The chilling true crime 'non-fiction novel' that made Truman Capote's name, In Cold Blood is a seminal work of modern prose, a remarkable synthesis of journalistic skill and powerfully evocative narrative published in Penguin Modern Classics.