Claire Palmore (Jodhi May) is caught in the web of a dangerous religious cult. Her mother (Prunella Scales) hires a cult de-programmer (James Earl Jones) who must rescue her before it's too late.
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 Diamond (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Elizabeth Palmore (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Rev Timothy Palmore (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Claire Palmore (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Stephen Palmore (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Cornelius Van Damm (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Brother Nahum (4 episodes, 1995)
William Chubb ...
 Piers Dearbourne (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Father Mercy (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Carl Maynard (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Scut (4 episodes, 1995)
Billie Neal ...
 Sidnee (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Daniel (3 episodes, 1995)
Colin Farrell ...
 Samuel Gamston (3 episodes, 1995)
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 William Gimble (3 episodes, 1995)
Debora Weston ...
 Sherry Rossen (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Brandon (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Agent Santamaria (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Agent Sung (3 episodes, 1995)
Colin Bower ...
 Geoffrey (2 episodes, 1995)
Adam Berman ...
 Benjamin Palmore (2 episodes, 1995)
Katharine Cohen ...
 Lindi (2 episodes, 1995)
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Claire Palmore (Jodhi May) is caught in the web of a dangerous religious cult. Her mother (Prunella Scales) hires a cult de-programmer (James Earl Jones) who must rescue her before it's too late.

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The story of my life, only worse
8 September 2002 | by (Portland, Oregon) – See all my reviews

this is a good story about cults, how they really are and what it it like to leave one. it is also the best role of james earl jones i think other than darth vader or thulsa doom. the story has particular significance for me as i left a cult type of thing right before i watched it on public broadcasting. i could relate, plus the lead actress whatever her name is way cool.


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