A Little Thing Called Murder is a 2006 drama film starring Judy Davis and Jonathan Jackson and directed by Richard Benjamin. This film made for television, by Stonemade Entertainment for Lifetime TV, was based on a true story, as told in the book Dead End by Jeanne King, which described the crimes of Sante Kimes and her son, Kenny.
The film also examines their bizarre, mutually possessive relationship, hinting at the possibility of incest between them.
The film won Best Motion Picture Made for Television in the 11th Golden Satellite Awards.
Judy Davis won the Best Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television in the 11th Golden Satellite Awards. Davis was also nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie in the Emmy Awards.
The film casting team was nominated for Best Movie of the Week Casting by the Casting Society of America in their 2006 Artios Awards.
The film used locations in Vancouver.