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Adam (1983)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  10 October 1983 (USA)
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After their child is abducted, John and Reve Walsh are trying to find him. But, shortly after that, Adam is found dead.

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After their child is abducted, John and Reve Walsh are trying to find him. But, shortly after that, Adam is found dead.

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Based on the true story of the kidnapping of Adam Walsh, son of John Walsh, host of America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back (1988). See more »

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Featured in Adam: His Song Continues (1986) See more »

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Peace Prayer
Lyrics adapted from St. Francis of Assisi
Music by John Foley, S.J.
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One of the best Made for TV movies out there
4 June 2002 | by (Delco, Pa) – See all my reviews

I have seen Adam countless times (the first time when it it aired in 83, I was nine years old) I am moved everytime I see it.. its such a sad movie yet so uplifting for its strong message..The message of a father (John Walsh of America's Most Wanted, a living saint in my eyes) who after his son is brutally murdered stands up and fights the system to get rights for child victims!! John Walsh could have easily went back to his life and quietly mourned little Adam, I wonder than if anyone else would have had the guts to stand up for the children..Thank God John did.


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