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Into the Homeland (1987)

Deep within the shadowy world of paramilitary white-supremacist movements, Into the Homeland is the story of an anguished father's search for his kidnapped daughter. Ex-cop Jackson Swallow ... See full summary »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Becky Barnes Becky Barnes ... Liberty Winston
Kimberlee Bonnet Kimberlee Bonnet ... Glory Winston
Powers Boothe ... Jackson Swallow
David Caruso ... Ryder
R.J. Chambers R.J. Chambers ... Lookout Soldier
Lisa Cloud Lisa Cloud ... Mae Castle
Frank Collison ... Gas Station Attendant
Gwen Covington Gwen Covington ... Janet
Rick Dano ... Undercover Officer
Eric DaRe ... Male Surfer #1
Ian Foxx Ian Foxx ... Ricardo
Arye Gross ... Joel Bessman
Gary Hershberger ... Whitey
Dawn Holder Dawn Holder ... Justine Winston
C. Thomas Howell ... Tripp Winston
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Deep within the shadowy world of paramilitary white-supremacist movements, Into the Homeland is the story of an anguished father's search for his kidnapped daughter. Ex-cop Jackson Swallow (Powers Boothe) follows his daughter's trail to a sleepy Wyoming town, which he soon realizes is home to a violent right-wing group, the American Liberation Movement. Infiltrating the group, Swallow becomes a bodyguard to it's Hitler-like leader, Derrick Wesley (Paul Le Mat), and learns that Wesley's son Tripp (C. Thomas Howell) knows where his daughter can be found. Swallow has one chance to find his daughter - turn Tripp against the group and his own father, while keeping his true identity secret. The desperate struggle of wills turns terrifyingly violent in the explosive climax. Written by Anonymous

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Right-wing terrorists are living in America. They may be your neighbors.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 December 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

When the Swallows Come Back See more »

Filming Locations:

Buffalo, Wyoming, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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a must see
2 October 2006 | by brak31See all my reviews

While at work some of us were discussing movies and actors when someone mentioned C Thomas Howell they brought up the hitcher, the outsiders, ETC...ETC.. and i said how about the one where he....and nobody knew what this film was. When i first seen this movie it was in 91 . i was getting ready to go asleep late on a Sunday night the movie was just starting when i turned the bedroom TV on .it only took a few minutes of watching and i was awake for the duration .what a well acted film with a strong powerful message . i wish this film got more attention .alot of people missed a good one and i think they would really appreciate the awesome performance here. a must see in my opinion.


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