The Ambush Murders (1982)

The Ambush Murders


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The fact-based TV movie The Ambush Murders was adapted from a book by Ben Bradlee Jr. Dorian Harewood plays an African-American political activist who is loyal to his ideals and faithful to his friends and family. After two white policemen are killed, Harewood is charge with the crime. 49 months and two mistrials later, Harewood remains in prison. When lawyer James Brolin offers his services, Harewood doesn't trust him any more than any of the other self-serving white attorneys who've "helped" … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama
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Written By: Tony Kayden


as Paul Marshall

as Ray Ellsworth

as Kariha Ellsworth

as Glenn Landis

as Vanessa

as Judge Collier

as Molly Slavin

as Garza

as Dennis Dowie

as Ferguson

as Bishop

as Emmett Medford

as Ben Martenson

as Gordon Steele

as Policeman

as Joanie Hoyt

as Lionel Borland

as Lambert

as Roberts

as Adam Gibbs

as Judge Liebman

as Deputy

as Marshal

as Jury Forewoman

as Desk Sergeant

as Reporter #2

as Elton Wardell
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