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Beyond the Call (1996)

R
TV Movie | 101 min | Drama

Russell Gates is a Vietnam vet on death row for killing a policeman. His childhood sweetheart, Pam O'Brien, is stunned to learn this and does not believe he could commit such a crime. She writes to him much to the dismay of her husband ...See moreRussell Gates is a Vietnam vet on death row for killing a policeman. His childhood sweetheart, Pam O'Brien, is stunned to learn this and does not believe he could commit such a crime. She writes to him much to the dismay of her husband Keith and becomes obsessed with the case, exploring every avenue that may still be open to the doomed man. The trips to the prison take a toll on both her marriage and her family. Written by David Kinne See less
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Jun 23, 1996 (United States)

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29 cast members
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Pam O'Brien Pam O'Brien   See fewer
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David Strathairn
Russell Cates Russell Cates   See fewer
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Keith O'Brien Keith O'Brien   See fewer
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Lindsay Murrell
Rebecca Rebecca   See fewer
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Leslie Carlson
Dan (as Les Carlson) Dan (as Les Carlson)   See fewer
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Wayne Downer
Policeman #2 Policeman #2   See fewer
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Christine Reeves
Cop's Wife Cop's Wife   See fewer
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Rufus Crawford
Thibodeaux Thibodeaux   See fewer
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Desmond Campbell
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John Pearson
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Jefferson Mappin
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Kevin Rushton
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Dov Tiefenbach
Mark's Friend Mark's Friend   See fewer
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Craig Eldridge
Policeman #1 Policeman #1   See fewer
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Emily Andrews
Teen Pam Teen Pam   See fewer
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Ross Hull
Teen Dwayne Teen Dwayne   See fewer
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Allan Clow
Inmate #1 Inmate #1   See fewer
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Stephen Micalchunk
Inmate #2 (as Stephen Michalchuk) Inmate #2 (as Stephen Michalchuk)   See fewer
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Shawn Lawrence
Bartender Bartender   See fewer
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John Blackwood
Regular Regular   See fewer
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Caleb Marshall
Soldier #1 Soldier #1   See fewer
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Garnet Harding
Soldier #2 (as D. Garnet Harding) Soldier #2 (as D. Garnet Harding)   See fewer
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Curtis Fletcher
Security Guard (uncredited) Security Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jordan-Patrick Marcantonio
Inmate (uncredited) Inmate (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 133 votes