In the Name of the People (2000 film)

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In the Name of the People
Directed by Peter Levin
Produced by Lisa Richardson
Written by Tim Boland
Richard Leder
Starring Amy Madigan
Richard Thomas
Scott Bakula
Music by Mark Snow
Cinematography Nikos Evdemon
Edited by Ron Yoshida
Distributed by CBS (USA)
Release date
  • February¬†2,¬†2000¬†(2000-02-02) (TV)
Running time
96 minutes
Country United States
Language English

In the Name of the People is an American television movie drama. It was released in 2000 by CBS Productions and Jaffe/Braunstein Films. The movie was filmed in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It was based on the play by Tim Boland.[1]


The movie focuses on the Murphy family, whose daughter was murdered by John Burke. Sentenced to death, the man realises that his daughter will become an orphan. Unexpectedly he asks the Murphys to care for her.



  1. ^ Cast and Crew at the

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