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An African-American political activist is wrongfully imprisoned for killing two white policemen; he is unwary of yet another white lawyer who claims that he will help free him.

  1. Steven Hilliard Stern


  2. Ben Bradlee Jr.


  3. Tony Kayden


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  1. James Brolin

    James Brolin

    Paul Marshall

  2. Dorian Harewood

    Dorian Harewood

    Ray Ellsworth

  3. Amy Madigan

    Amy Madigan

    Molly Slavin

  4. Alfre Woodard

    Alfre Woodard

    Kariha Ellsworth

  5. Marc Alaimo

    Marc Alaimo


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The Ambush Murders


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Status Released

Release Information

  • January 5, 1982


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 40m

Budget -

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