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The Ordeal of Patty Hearst (1979)

TV Movie | 139 min | Drama

The story of the kidnapping of newspaper heiress Patty Hearst by members of a radical guerilla organization, as seen by the F.B.I. Agent in charge of her case.
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Updated Mar 4, 1979

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Mar 4, 1979 (United States)

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Dennis Weaver
Charles Bates Charles Bates   See fewer
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Lisa Eilbacher
Patty Hearst Patty Hearst   See fewer
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David Haskell
Steven Weed Steven Weed   See fewer
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Stephen Elliott
Randolph Hearst Randolph Hearst   See fewer
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Dolores Sutton
Catherine Hearst Catherine Hearst   See fewer
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Felton Perry
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Anne De Salvo
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Karen Landry
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Nancy Wolfe
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Roy Poole
Tyler Tyler   See fewer
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Redmond Gleeson
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Alan Fudge
Bradshaw Bradshaw   See fewer
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Charles Shull
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Schiller Schiller   See fewer
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Joe Di Reda
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6 / 10 | 74 votes