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Prayer in the Dark, A

Prayer in the Dark, A

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Wednesday, April 02, 1997 N/A
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  • Season: 1996-97
  • Network: USA
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Woman In Jeopardy, Suspense/Thriller
  • Based On: Stronghold written by Stanley Ellin
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the book Stronghold by Stanley Ellin. A devout Quaker woman and her family are held hostage when a former friend and two heavily armed men break into her house after escaping from prison. They threaten to kill her family unless she steals four million dollars from the bank where she works. She agrees to their demands, but once she leaves the house, she and the others in the Quaker community devise a plan to peacefully rescue her family.


Production Company:

  • Wilshire Court, Power Pictures, Dover Road Prods.

Production Type:

  • In-House
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