A Crime to Remember (2013– )
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Coffin for Christmas 

In December 1968 real estate heiress Barbara Jane Mackle is kidnapped and buried alive in a purpose-built plywood box with a life-support system.

Director:

Lisa Robinson

Writers:

Christine Connor (creator), Nicholas McCarthy

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Episode credited cast:
Anthony Alatorre Anthony Alatorre ... Newspaper Reporter #3
Peter V. Bellanza Peter V. Bellanza ... FBI Agent (ATL) #12
Samantha Bishop ... Barbara's Friend #1
Oliver Blaha Oliver Blaha ... Newspaper Photographer #2
Gary Blum Gary Blum ... FBI Agent (ATL) #1
Malcolm Boyd Malcolm Boyd ... Gardener
Kate Brady Kate Brady ... Narrator
Danielle Brewer ... Narrator
Henri Brissett Henri Brissett ... Housekeeper
Dennis Brito ... Rex Shroder
Molly Brown ... Barbara Mackle
Anthony Caravana ... O'Dowd
Caitlin Charles ... Other Friend #2
Seth Clayton Seth Clayton ... Stewart Woodward
Pete Crawley Pete Crawley ... Dekalb County Cop #2
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Storyline

In the dead of night, at a motel just outside Emory University in Georgia, Jane Mackle and her teenage daughter Barbara are awakened by a knock on the door. When Jane opens it, a pair of masked assailants burst inside, tie her up and drag Barbara out of the room and into a car. Shortly thereafter, a ransom note is discovered that describes the girl's disturbing fate: trapped inside a ventilated, coffin-like capsule six feet underground, with a limited supply of air, water and food - somewhere. The FBI races to satisfy the ransom demands, find the burial place and unmask the kidnappers-before Barbara's time runs out.

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Genres:

Documentary | Crime

Certificate:

TV-14
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Release Date:

3 March 2018 (USA) See more »

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Barbara Jane Mackle collaborated with Miami Herald reporter Gene Miller to write a book about her kidnapping called 83 Hours Till Dawn, which was the basis of two made-for-TV movies, The Longest Night (1972) and 83 Hours 'Til Dawn (1990). See more »

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