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In the Line of Duty: Manhunt in the Dakotas (1991)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Crime, Drama, Thriller  |  12 May 1991 (USA)
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Gordon Kahl is man who feels that the U.S. government doesn't care about the American farmer, so he retaliates by not paying taxes. He would be sent to prison and upon being released, his ... See full summary »

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Gordon Kahl
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Agent Richard Mayberly
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Leland Winters
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Scott Faul
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Karen
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Joan Kahl
Henderson Forsythe ...
Doc Martin
Brad Sullivan ...
Dan Krebs
Tony Higgins
Dan Ziskie
David Hart ...
Chief Larry Douglas
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Earl Mackie
Madison Arnold
Randal Patrick ...
Carl Greenwood
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Gordon Kahl is man who feels that the U.S. government doesn't care about the American farmer, so he retaliates by not paying taxes. He would be sent to prison and upon being released, his views have not changed. He encourages anyone who is having trouble not to pay taxes. He also joins a paramilitary and a white supremacy group. When the FBI, learns of this they try to arrest Kohl but Kohl armed, doesn't want to go, and when the Feds don't let him go, he kills most of them. He then goes on the run and it's up to the FBI agent to headed the operation to find Kohl, and anyone else who may have been involved. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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12 May 1991 (USA)  »

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In the Line of Duty: The Twilight Murders  »

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Beth Fowler's TV debut. See more »

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Throughout the film the city name Medina is pronounced muh-dee-na, the correct pronunciation is muh-dye-na. See more »

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Mayberly: You all right?
Leland Winters: Yeah. It was Gordon Kahl, son Yorie, Scott Faul, Wilbur Lundy, guy named Lester Tompkins, all members of the Posse. Kahl did the most damage.
[angry]
Leland Winters: He shot Bob Cheshire point blank. He executed him.
Mayberly: You're sure it was Kahl?
Leland Winters: Hell, yeah. I talked to him at the clinic after.
Mayberly: [surprised] What?
Leland Winters: The ambulance took us all to Doc Earns' clinic in Medina and there he was.
Mayberly: All of you were there?
Leland Winters: It's the closest doctor. Yorie was there and I guess Kahl came to see how he was.
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Opinion of the movie In the line of Duty: Manhunt in the Dakotas
7 November 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It has been many years since I've seen the move In the Line of Duty: Manhunt in the Dakotas but It was poorly done. First off I live in the state that it happened. THe film was made in Georgia which isn't like North Dakota. I don't know how they could have shown a movie that was supposed to have taken place in North Dakota in the winter and not have shown snow. I remember there being snow on the ground at the time of the shooting. They made us North Dakotans with southern accents which, we born and raised North Dakotans, don't have. The film was very one sided. I didn't know Gordan Kahl personally but my grandfather did. Despite his faults and beliefs, Gordan had many friends.


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