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Long Island Incident, The

Long Island Incident, The

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Sunday, May 03, 1998 8.7 14 3
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  • Season: 1997-98
  • Network: NBC
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: True Story, Woman Against The System, Family Drama

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Plot Synopsis

Homemaker Carolyn McCarthy's world was ripped apart on Dec. 7, 1993 when her husband is killed and her son, Kevin is seriously wounded by a deranged gunman who opened fire on a commuter train. While nursing her son back to health she becomes an outspoken media personality and a crusader for assault weapon control. She ultimately runs for congress, becoming a representative of NY 4th district.


Production Company:

  • Barwood Films, Columbia Tristar TV

Production Type:

  • Independent
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