Timepiece is an CBS novel-based TV movie. Based on the second installment of Richard Paul Evans' The Christmas Box series, published in 1996, it is a prequel to the previous year's TV movie, The Christmas Box.


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Set in the 1940's, an old clockmaker faces racism and is tried for murder when the racist is killed. However, David Parkin comes forward and claims to have commmitted the crime in self defense. All the while, Parkin's family life is in disarray with various crises including his daughter catching meningitis.


Naomi WattsMary Chandler
Kevin KilnerDavid Parkin
James Earl JonesLawrence
Ellen BurstynMaud Gannon
Mercedes VillamilAndrea Parkin
Richard ThomasRichard Evans
Jonathan TablerBarker
Mary Lucy Bivins
Hadley EureBarbara
Richard FullertonOfficer Brooks
Lily Nicksay
Michael GoodwinFather Mike
Jeremiah GormanJuror
Patricia GormanCourtroom Observer
Jon Huffman
J. Michael HunterGeorge
David MaxwellDancer
Charles McLawhorn
Cara Stoner
Jennifer Tighe
Charly Williams

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