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1 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
Reve Walsh (JoBeth Williams) takes her six-year-old son Adam (John Boston) to the mall and briefly leaves him in the toy department -- but he's gone when she returns. Reve and her husband, John (Daniel J. Travanti), search tirelessly for Adam, but to no avail. Frustrated by the underwhelming support the FBI offers in a case like theirs, the Walshes create their own organization to help find Adam, and then set out to create new regulations to reunite missing children with their parents.

Cast: Daniel J. Travanti , JoBeth Williams , Martha Scott , Richard Masur , Paul Regina , Mason Adams , John Boston ,

Director: Michael Tuchner

Genres: Docudrama

Adam (1983)

Release Date: January 1st, 1983|1 hr. 40 min.

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  • November 15, 2009 Hi Bekka
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    This was without a doubt the saddest movie I have ever seen. What that poor boy must've endured. Any mom would be disturbed by this film, ******* a good movie..and teach a valuable lesson on child rearing...and protecting! It did for me~!

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