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The Ordeal of Patty Hearst (1979)

The story of the kidnapping of newspaper heiress Patty Hearst by members of a radical guerilla organization, as seen by the F.B.I. Agent in charge of her case.

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Paul Wendkos

Writer:

Adrian Spies
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dennis Weaver ... Charles Bates
Lisa Eilbacher ... Patty Hearst
David Haskell David Haskell ... Steven Weed
Stephen Elliott Stephen Elliott ... Randolph Hearst
Dolores Sutton ... Catherine Hearst
Felton Perry ... Cinque
Tisa Farrow ... Gabi
Jonathan Banks ... Pato
Anne De Salvo ... Gelina
Catherine Butterfield Catherine Butterfield ... Carmella
Karen Landry ... Fahizah
Nancy Wolfe Nancy Wolfe ... Lucy Brawley
Brendan Burns Brendan Burns ... Cujo
Roy Poole ... Tyler
Redmond Gleeson Redmond Gleeson ... Sheriff's Deputy
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The story of the kidnapping of newspaper heiress Patty Hearst by members of a radical guerilla organization, as seen by the F.B.I. Agent in charge of her case.

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The most sensational kidnapping case of our time!

Genres:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 March 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El caso de Patty Hearst See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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