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In the Line of Duty: Ambush in Waco (1993)

Religious fanatics are barricaded in a building, and surrounded by police. But they're not going to surrender, they prefer to die.

Director:

Dick Lowry
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tim Daly ... David Koresh
William O'Leary ... Adrian
Neal McDonough ... Jason
Lewis Smith ... Robert Williams
Marley Shelton ... Laura (as Marlee Shelton)
Jeri Ryan ... Rebecca (as Jeri Lynn Ryan)
Stephen Mailer
Debra Jo Rupp ... Dorrie
Clu Gulager ... McLennan County Sheriff
Gordon Clapp ... Glenn
Richard McGonagle
Susanna Thompson ... Meg
Heather McAdam ... Michelle
Kris Kamm
Dan Lauria ... Bob Blanchard
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Religious fanatics are barricaded in a building, and surrounded by police. But they're not going to surrender, they prefer to die.

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Self-proclaimed prophet David Koresh seduced his followers See more »

Genres:

Action | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for graphic depiction of a shootout | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Phil Penningroth, who wrote the screenplay, has regretted his involvement with this movie in the years since its premiere. See more »

Connections

Follows In the Line of Duty: Manhunt in the Dakotas (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

Oasis
Music by Mark Snow
Lyrics by Mark Muller
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This movies stinks
26 August 2006 | by LongskailSee all my reviews

This movie was the worst example of what really happened. The other persons comment really angers me. 80 men, women and children were burned alive by our government. Several years later it surfaced that the FED's really did launch incendiary devices at the Davidians church (compound labeled by the FED's to militarize the situation)I have seen the autopsy photos of the children and I cant tell you how much it brings tears to my eyes that no one has done anything to the ATF, FED and Military personal who are responsible. Keep harping on 9/11 and continue to close your eyes to what happen in Waco. I find it funny how the American Indians don't have a problem with believing what really happened in Waco but the rest of America cant seem to believe that our government would ever do such a terrible thing. Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it. Our government almost killed off an entire race of people (American Indians) and you find this hard to believe that it would murder 80 men, women and children?


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 May 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

In the Line of Duty: Ambush in Waco See more »

Filming Locations:

Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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