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Forgotten Sins is a 1996 American made-for-television drama film based on Lawrence Wright's New Yorker articles and his book Remembering Satan,[1] which was in turn based on the actual case of Paul Ingram.[2] It originally aired on ABC on March 7, 1996.[3]

Forgotten Sins
Forgotten Sins DVD Bess Armstrong.jpg
DVD release
Written byT. S. Cook
Lawrence Wright
Directed byDick Lowry
StarringWilliam Devane
Bess Armstrong
John Shea
Lisa Dean Ryan
Dean Norris
Music byMark Snow
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Executive producer(s)Kenneth Kaufman
Producer(s)Nancy Hardin
CinematographyHenry M. Lebo
Editor(s)William B. Stich
Running time100 minutes
Production company(s)Patchett Kaufman Entertainment
Nancy Hardin Productions
World International Network
Original networkABC
Original release
  • March 7, 1996 (1996-03-07)

It starred William Devane as Dr. Richard Ofshe, "a role to which William Devane brings his customary bristling panache" wrote Dorothy Rabinowitz in the Wall Street Journal.[3] John Shea also starred as Matthew Bradshaw, a fictional character based on Paul Ingram.[4] Bess Armstrong also appeared in this film, portraying Roberta 'Bobbie' Bradshaw, a character based on Sandy Ingram.[3] Doogie Howser's Lisa Dean Ryan co-starred.



  1. ^ Frida - Cast and Crew
  2. ^ "Sociology Professor Featured In TV Movie 'Forgotten Sins'". The Berkleyan. Office of Public Affairs at UC Berkeley. 1996-03-06. Retrieved 2007-04-24.
  3. ^ a b c "Olympian articles about Ingram movies". Archived from the original on 1999-04-28. Retrieved 2008-11-06.
  4. ^ "Ingram Newsletter". Archived from the original on 1998-12-06. Retrieved 2008-11-06.

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