In The Name of the People (2000)

In The Name of the People


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Based on a play by Tim Boland, the made-for-TV drama In the Name of the People stars Scott Bakula as death-row inmate John Burke. Facing execution for the murder of a teenaged girl, Burke's only concern is over the future of his own 13-year-old daughter Lisa (Robin Ann Phipps). Connie Murphy (Amy Madigan), mother of the murdered girl and the unforgiving leader of the activist group which lobbied for Burke's death, finds that there is a curious bond between the soon-to-be orphaned Lisa and … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Television
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as John Burke

as Connie Murphy

as Jack Murphy

as Jennifer "Jenny" Mur...

as Lisa Burke

as Jennifer Murphy

as Lynette Burke

as Young Jenny

as Nancy Canton

as Cruel Child #1

as Paul McMillan

as Cruel Child #2

as Warden Ross

as Lenno Garcia
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