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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.

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

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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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Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Paths of Glory
Music & Lyrics by Mark Snow
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As usual, Hollywood makes another slanted movie.
27 November 2005 | by WolfgangR5150See all my reviews

The first review here was obviously wrote by someone who thinks that when Hollywood makes something they call a true story it must be all true. Watch the movie Ashes of Waco for actual facts on this issue. Granted Koresh claimed to be something he was not, this does not mean that this was a well executed plan by the ATF. Fact, the ATF could have arrested Koresh in town since he went there often. What we do have here is a Cliton era Janet Reno failure as usual. Do the research because this movie may try to capture the day many brave ATF agents lost there lives but it also slants the story to make sure you think that this was 100% the people of Mt Carmnels fault.


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