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Thornwell (1981)

Unrated
TV Movie | 97 min | Biography, Drama, History

True story about James Thornwell, who was serving the Army in Europe when some military documents went missing. He was wrongfully accused of the theft, brutally interrogated and given drugs to force a confession out of him. That didn't ...See moreTrue story about James Thornwell, who was serving the Army in Europe when some military documents went missing. He was wrongfully accused of the theft, brutally interrogated and given drugs to force a confession out of him. That didn't happen and the whole thing was covered up. 16 years later Thornwell through the Freedom of Information Act obtain documentation of what was done to him and sued the Army. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com See less
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Director
Harry Morgan Moses (as Harry Moses)
Writer
Michael De Guzman (as Michael de Guzman)
Producer
Composer
Casting Director
Fran Bascom (as Fran F. Bascom)
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Updated Jan 28, 1981

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Jan 28, 1981 (United States)

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40 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Glynn Turman
James Thornwell James Thornwell   See fewer
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Vincent Gardenia
Traeger Traeger   See fewer
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Craig Wasson
Busher Busher   See fewer
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Todd Susman
Ketchum Ketchum   See fewer
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Nicholas Kepros
The Man The Man   See fewer
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Julius Harris
Frisco Frisco   See fewer
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Paul Lieber
Lt. Roberts Lt. Roberts   See fewer
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Edward Michael Bell
Harvey Kletz / Narrator (as Edward Bell) Harvey Kletz / Narrator (as Edward Bell)   See fewer
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Debbi Morgan
Katherine (as Deborah Morgan-Weldon) Katherine (as Deborah Morgan-Weldon)   See fewer
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Shirley Jo Finney
Lt. Stone Lt. Stone   See fewer
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Al Fann
Raymond Raymond   See fewer
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Cosie Costa
Armando Armando   See fewer
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William Bassett
CIC agent (as William H. Bassett) CIC agent (as William H. Bassett)   See fewer
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Frank Whiteman
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Gary Pagett
CIC agent CIC agent   See fewer
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Steven M. Gagnon
CIC agent (as Steven Gagnon) CIC agent (as Steven Gagnon)   See fewer
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Roger Aaron Brown
Court officer Court officer   See fewer
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Gerry Black
School principal School principal   See fewer
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Bob Hastings
Sanborn Sanborn   See fewer
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Gregory Itzin
Polygraph tester Polygraph tester   See fewer
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Tom Kindle
Lt. Graham Lt. Graham   See fewer
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Earl Montgomery
Peckham Peckham   See fewer
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Maidie Norman
Ruth Thornwell Ruth Thornwell   See fewer
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Le Tari
Williams Williams   See fewer
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Eleanor McCoy
Sister Sister   See fewer
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Jerii Woods
Sister Sister   See fewer
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Larry Dilg
Potts Potts   See fewer
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Nathalie Nort
French woman French woman   See fewer
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Stacy MacGregor
Sergeant Sergeant   See fewer
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Christopher Bell-James
Thornwell's son Thornwell's son   See fewer
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Brent Davis
Polygraph tester Polygraph tester   See fewer
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Ken Letner
Hypnotist Hypnotist   See fewer
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Doctor Doctor   See fewer
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French policeman French policeman   See fewer
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French policeman French policeman   See fewer
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6.4 / 10 | 29 votes