True Movies / True Movies 2 - 28th November
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06:30 Murder So Sweet (Film)
Based on a true story. Harry Hamlin stars as a charming, handsome, eligible bachelor who harbours a deep dark secret.
Starring: Harry Hamlin, Helen Shaver, K.T. Oslin, Terence Knox, Ed Lauter, Frances Lee McCain Director: Larry Peerce (1993, PG, 3 Star)
08:30 My Breast (Film)
New York journalist Joyce Wadler's life undergoes a dramatic transformation the day she discovers she has breast cancer. But her attitude helps her deal with both the disease itself and its effects on her relationships with those she loves.
Starring: Meredith Baxter, Jamey Sheridan, James Sutorius, Sara Botsford, R.H. Thomson, Barbara Barrie Director: Betty Thomas (Made For TV, 1994, PG, 3 Star)
10:30 Like Normal People (Film)
The true story of a mentally disabled couple who were determined to get married and have children together, despite being faced with seemingly insurmountable odds.
Starring: Shaun Cassidy, Linda Purl, Zalman King, James Keach, Michael McGuire, Hope Lange Director: Harvey Hart (Made For TV, 1979, PG, 3 Star)
12:30 Love's Deadly Triangle: The Texas Cadet Murder (Film)
Based on a true story. A young naval recruit's confession of infidelity sparks off a murderous pact.
Starring: Holly Marie Combs, David Lipper, Cassidy Rae, Dee Wallace, Gary Grubbs, Kurt Fuller Director: Richard A. Colla (Made For TV, 1997, 15, 3 Star)
14:30 Heroes Of Desert Storm (Film)
Based on a true story. The first Iraq war saw many tragedies and many acts of heroism. This is the story of the conflict seen through the eyes of the men and woman brought forward.
Starring: Angela Bassett, Daniel Baldwin, Ken Foree, John D. Gowans , Steven Williams, Joe Ruffo Director: Don Ohlmeyer (1991, 12, 3 Star)
16:30 She Woke Up Pregnant (Film)
Based on a true story. When she went to the dentist for a routine operation, she never expected to wake up pregnant. Based on a true story.
Starring: Michele Greene, William R. Moses, Lynda Carter, Theresa Saldana, Joe Penny Director: James A. Contner (Made For TV, 1996, PG, 3 Star)
18:30 The People Next Door (Film)
Faye Dunaway gives a superb performance in this explosive drama about two con-artists who manipulate their way into the household of a struggling single mother.
Starring: Nicollette Sheridan, Tracy Ellis, Faye Dunaway, Michael O'Keefe, Ernie Lively, Helen Cates
Director: Tim Hunter (Made For TV, 1996, 2 Star)
20:30 In Defense Of Kids (Film)
Based on a true story. An emotional account of how an encounter with a young runaway lawyer led Ellen Wilcox to come to the defence of abused and neglected juvenilies.
Starring: Bernard Behrens, Khalif Bobatoon, Georg Stanford Brown, Blythe Danner, Beth Ehlers, Tony La Torre Director: Gene Reynolds(Made For TV, 1983, 2 Star)
22:30 Thornwell (Film)
Based on a true story. US soldier James Thornwell was one of his own Army's victims: he was used for macabre drug experimentation. It took 16 years to reveal the truth behind his suffering.
Starring: Glynn Turman, Vincent Gardenia, Craig Wasson, Howard E. Rollins Jr., Michael Alldredge, Todd Susman Director: Harry Moses (Made For TV, 1981, U, 3 Star)
00:30 Love Is Forever (Film)
The true story of an American journalist in Laos who is branded a spy, tortured and thrown out of the country...but returns to save the woman he loves.
Starring: Michael Landon, Jürgen Prochnow, Edward Woodward, Laura Gemser, Priscilla Presley, David Leonard Director: Hal Bartlett (Made For TV, 1983, 15, 3 Star)
02:30 Daddy (Film)
Dermot Mulroney and Patricia Arquette star in this true story as a pair of teenagers struggling to deal with an unwanted pregnancy.
Starring: Dermot Mulroney, John Karlen, Tess Harper, J.J. Cohen, Trey Ames, Patricia Arquette Director: John Herzfeld (Made For TV, 1987, 15, 3 Star)
04:00 Gross Misconduct (Film)
A look at the darker side of professional sport in this true story of the troubled life of 'Spinner' Spencer: a hard-nosed hockey star who struggled to deal with his temper on and off the ice.
Starring: Daniel Kash, Peter MacNeill, Linda Goranson, Dough Hughes, Lenore Zann, Shawn Ashmore Director: Atom Egoyan (1993, 18, 3 Star)
True Movies 2
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06:00 The Silence of Adultery (Film)
Based on a true story. A therapist who is bored of her marriage and her job seeks solace in the arms of another.
Starring: Kate Jackson, Art Hindle, Patricia Gage, Kristin Fairlie, Tori McPetrie, Robert Desiderio Director: Steven Hilliard Stern (Made For TV, 1995, PG, 2 Star)
08:00 Dangerous Intentions (Film)
Based on a true story. A woman who was the victim of years of domestic violence takes her child and enters a centre for abused women. But her husband isn't about to let them go easily...
Starring: Donna Mills, Corbin Bernsen, Allison Hossack, Sheila Larken, Ken Pogue, Anna Ferguson Director: Michael Toshiyuki Uno (1994, PG, 3 Star)
10:00 The Care and Handling of Roses (Film)
Based on a true story. Through a shared love of classic movies a passionate affair begins, but like so many of the films they watch there can only be a tragic ending.
Starring: Ann Jillian, Lee Horsley, Garrett M. Brown, Sheila McCarthy, Allison Mack, Ryan J. O'Neil Director: Mel Damski (Made For TV, 1996, PG, 3 Star)
12:00 When Innocence is Lost (Film)
Having raised her daughter alone, a young woman suddenly finds herself locked in a bitter custody battle with the child's father.
Starring: Keri Russell, Roberta Maxwell, Vince Corazza, Charlotte Sullivan, Barry Flatman, Dave Nichols Director: Bethany Rooney (Made For TV, 1997, 12, 3 Star)
14:00 Shootdown (Film)
Based on a true story. Angela Lansbury stars as a woman searching for answers, when the plane her son is on is shot down after straying into Soviet airspace.
Starring: Angela Lansbury, George Coe, Kyle Secor, Molly Hagan, Jennifer Savidge, Diana Bellamy Director: Michael Pressman (Made For TV, 1988, PG, 3 Star)
16:00 Til Murder Do Us Part 2 (Film)
Based on a true story. The concluding part of the drama following the extraordinary case of a San Diego woman who murders her cheating husband.
Starring: Meredith Baxter (1992, 15)
18:00 The Diary of Anne Frank (Film)
The heartbreaking tale of a little Jewish girl who kept a candid record of her experiences of life under Nazi occupation.
Starring: Melissa Gilbert, Maximilian Schell, Joan Plowright, James Coco, Doris Roberts, Clive Revill Director: Boris Sagal (Made For TV, 1980, 3 Star)
22:00 Too Young to Die (Film)
Based on a true story. Brad Pitt and Juliette Lewis star in this hard hitting film and confront one of the greatest dilemmas.. should teenage killers be executed for their crimes?
Starring: Brad Pitt, Juliette Lewis, Michael Tucker Director: Robert Markowitz (1990, 18, 2 Star)
00:00 Little Criminals (Film)
Based on a true story. A street gang is formed by a vicious thug who smokes, mugs, steals, does drugs... and is only eleven years old.
Starring: Brendan Fletcher, Myles Ferguson, Adam Harrison, Jordan Clarke, London Sam Baergen, John Nguyen Director: Stephen Surjik (Black and White, 1995, 18, 4 Star)
02:00 Liar Liar (Film)
The true story of an eleven year old girl who has a reputation for telling tall tales. So when she accuses her father of molesting her, will anybody believe her story?
Starring: Art Hindle, Rosemary Dunsmore, Susan Hogan, Michelle St. John, Janne Mortil, Vanessa King Director: Jorge Montesi (Made For TV, 1992, 15, 3 Star)
03:30 A Strange Affair (Film)
When a cheating husband suffers a debilitating stroke that leaves him immobilised but still able to speak, his wife invites her lover to move in with them.
Starring: Judith Light, Jay Thomas, Linda Sorenson, Robin Dunne, Rachel Wilson, William Russ Director: Ted Kotcheff (Made For TV, 1995, 12, 3 Star)