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Kent State (1981)

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TV Movie | 180 min | Drama, History

Based on the true story of the student protests at Kent State University in Ohio. This film focuses on the four students who were killed when the National Guard attempted to quell the riots that began on May 4, 1970, after President Nixon ...See moreBased on the true story of the student protests at Kent State University in Ohio. This film focuses on the four students who were killed when the National Guard attempted to quell the riots that began on May 4, 1970, after President Nixon announced that American troops would begin bombing the heretofore neutral country of Cambodia. Written by Keath See less
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Gerald Green (teleplay) | Joseph Kelner (book "The Kent State Cover Up") | Richard Kramer (teleplay) | James A. Michener (book "Kent State: What Happened and Why") & 2 more
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Updated Feb 8, 1981

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Feb 8, 1981 (United States)

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Jane Fleiss
Allison Krause Allison Krause   See fewer
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Charley Lang
Barry Levine Barry Levine   See fewer
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Talia Balsam
Sandy Scheuer Sandy Scheuer   See fewer
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Keith Gordon
Jeff Miller Jeff Miller   See fewer
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Jeff McCracken
Bill Schroeder Bill Schroeder   See fewer
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Peter Miner
Robbie Robbie   See fewer
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Michael Higgins
Professor Glenn Frank Professor Glenn Frank   See fewer
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John Getz
Professor Ted Arnold Professor Ted Arnold   See fewer
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Ann Gillespie
Sharon Sharon   See fewer
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Shepperd Strudwick
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Roxanne Hart
Jean Arnold Jean Arnold   See fewer
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Bill Moses
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George Coe
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Betty Harper
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Frederikke Borge
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Christopher Murney
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Josh Clark
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7.2 / 10 | 147 votes