Patty Hearst
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A newspaper heiress is kidnapped, brainwashed, and forced to join a group of terrorist bank robbers in this docudrama, based on the saga of Patricia Hearst. In 1974, Hearst (Natasha Richardson), the granddaughter of publishing tycoon William Randolph Hearst, was a student at the University of California. On February 4, members of the Symbionese Liberation Army, a radical political group, broke into the Berkeley home she shared with her boyfriend and kidnapped her. Hearst then allegedly spent 57 days locked in a closet as she was indoctrinated into the group's revolutionary beliefs by their… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 38%

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"Schrader's low-key approach to the tabloid story is refreshing. Richarson is magnificent."
‑ Dan Lybarger, Lawrence Journal-World
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