THE ORDEAL OF PATTY HEARST (TV movie)
Version of Patty Hearst's kidnapping and involvement with the SLA, based on recollections of the FBI agent in charge of the investigation.
All information from print sources, not seen.
Not released on video. Do not confuse with "Patty Hearst" (1988) starring Natasha Richardson.
"Skewed... somewhat awkward reconstruction... several well-executed scenes." John J. OConnor, New York Times, 3/2/1979, sec.C, p.24.
"Taut, fascinating... Even without the deep, probing insights one might wish for, its still valid as a very watchable, skillful drama... striking... well made." Howard Rosenberg, Los Angeles Times, 3/4/1979, Calendar p.95.