A Case of Deadly Force (1986) - Rotten Tomatoes

A Case of Deadly Force (1986)





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This gripping made-for-TV courtroom drama centers on a pair of hard-working lawyers who become obsessed with proving that the tactical division of the Boston Police Force made a fatal mistake when they shot the wrong man following a robbery. The plot is based on a true story.


Richard Crenna
as Lawrence O'Donnell Sr.
John Shea
as Michael O'Donnell
Tom Isbell
as Billy O'Donnell
Tate Donovan
as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.
Dylan Baker
as Kevin O'Donnell
Beth Fowler
as Frances O'Donnell
Anna Maria Horsford
as Virginia Cates
Paul O'Brien
as Ken Mooney
Anthony Heald
as Dave O'Brian
Fred J. Scollay
as Judge Skinner
Paul F. O'Brien
as Ken Mooney
Tom Kemp
as Jack Finnegan
John Prosky
as Phil Cochran
Paul D'Amato
as Mike Fagan
Ken Cheeseman
as Ken Kobre
Ricardo Pitts-Wiley
as Eugene Reynolds
Karen Shallo
as Marie Sarantopulos
Jim Sweeney
as Jimmy Pietra
Gene Amoroso
as Tony Raffedie
William A. Lynch
as Court Clerk
Peter Gerety
as Bobby Doyle
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