True Movies / True Movies 2 - 01st December
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06:30 When Husbands Cheat (Film)
Based on a true story. A woman develops a reputation for catching other women's husbands - then faces the unenviable task of trapping her own when she suspects he may be cheating on her.
Starring: Patricia Kalember, Tom Irwin, Brenda Vaccaro, Gina Clayton, William R. Greenblatt, Robin Brűlé. Director: Richard A. Colla (1997, 15, 2 Star)
08:30 A Child Too Many (Film)
The true story of a surrogate mother who discovers that she is due to have twins... but the couple she is bearing the children for only want one of them...
Starring: Michele Greene, Conor O'Farrell, Stephen Macht, Nancy Stafford, Alex Doduk, Joel Palmer. Director: Jorge Montesi (Made For TV, 1993, PG, 2 Star)
10:30 Deceived by Trust: A Moment of Truth Movie (Film)
A counsellor learns a school principal has sexually abused his students. But as no one will testify, can she prove his guilt before he does it again? Based on a true story.
Starring: Stepfanie Kramer, Conor O'Farrell, Shannon Fill, Lisa Gorlitsky, Teryl Rothery, Michele Goodger. Director: Chuck Bowman (Made For TV, 1995, PG, 3 Star)
12:30 Stolen Babies (Film)
Mary Tyler Moore and Lea Thompson star in the true story of a seemingly respectable Tenessee orphanage that harboured a terrible secret.
Starring: Lea Thompson, Kathleen Quinlan, Mary Nell Santacroce, Mary Tyler Moore, Brett Rice, Tom Nowicki. Director: Eric Laneuville. (Made For TV, 1993, PG, 3 Star)
14:30 Rise and Walk: The Dennis Byrd Story (Film)
The inspiring true story of an American Football hero who battled a paralyzing injury sustained during a game.
Starring: Peter Berg, Kathryn Morris, Wolfgang Bodison, Johann Carlo, Steve Fitchpatrick, Patrick Warburton. Director: Michael Dinner. (Made For TV, 1994, PG, 3 Star)
16:30 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)
18:30 Firestorm: 72 Hours In Oakland (Film)
Based On A True Story: The story of one of the greatest natural disasters in US history - the 1991 brushfire that swept across Northern California, destroying countless homes and communities.
Starring: Jill Clayburgh, LeVar Burton, Keith Coulouris, Galyn Görg, Keone Young, Jodi Long. Director: Michael Tuchner. (Made For TV, 1993, 3 Star)
20:30 The Perfect Getaway (Film)
Ex-con Colt Erickson has a new life as a helicopter pilot, but is spectacularly hijacked by his school friend Randy and girlfriend Alex.
Starring: Adrian Pasdar, Antonio Sabato Jr., Kelly Rutherford, Alicia Coppola, Loryn Locklin, Nancy Linehan Charles. Director: Armand Mastroianni. (Made For TV, 1998, 12, 3 Star)
22:30 Tagged: The Jonathan Wamback Story (Film)
A teenage boy is the victim of bullying that's so severe it leaves him in a coma and fighting for his life. Based on a true story.
Starring: Ron White, Janet-Laine Green, J. Adam Brown, Christopher Jacot, Marnie McPhail, Tyler Hynes. Director: John L'Ecuyer. (Made For TV, 2001, 4 Star)
00:30 Honor Thy Father and Mother: The True Story of the Menendez Murders (Film)
Two brothers conspire to murder their parents... but did they do it for their money, or were they really the victims of a lifetime of abuse?
Starring: James Farentino, Jill Clayburgh, Billy Warlock, David Berón, John Beck, Michael Paul Chan. Director: Paul Schneider. (Made For TV, 1994, 3 Star)
02:30 Just Ask My Children (Film)
Their only crime was to speak out in support of their friends - but what happened to Brenda and Scott Kniffen as a result of this seemingly innocent action almost defies belief. This is the story of a fight for justice that shocked an entire nation.
Starring: Virginia Madsen, Jeffrey Nordling, Graham Beckel, Robert Joy, Gregory Smith, Barbara Tarbuck. Director: Arvin Brown. (Made For TV, 2001, 18, 4 Star)
04:00 Ultimate Betrayal (Film)
He was a national hero, but he was also the ultimate nightmare father who molested every one of his six children. Then two of those children vowed to sue him for his crimes.
Starring: Marlo Thomas, Mel Harris, Eileen Heckart, Kathryn Dowling, Henry Czerny, Donna Goodhand. Director: Donald Wrye. (Made For TV, 1993, 15, 3 Star)
True Movies 2
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06:00 Visions of Terror (Film)
Based on a true story. When a San Francisco policeman is murdered, a psychic woman experiences mental flashes that may solve the case.
Starring: Barbara Eden, Ted Marcoux, Missy Crider, Joan Pringle, Steven Anthony Jones, David Marciano. Director: Sam Pillsbury (Made For TV, 1994, PG, 2 Star)
08:00 Bonds Of Love (Film)
Based on a true story. An extraordinary love affair between two lost souls: Robby, a mentally disabled man, who lives with his over protective family, and Rose, a divorcee regarded as a 'bad' woman.
Starring: Kelly McGillis, Treat Williams, Steve Railsback, Grace Zabriskie, R.H. Thomson, Gordon Pinsent. Director: Larry Elikann. (1993, 15, 3 Star)
10:00 Death Of An Angel (Film)
Based on a true story. A newly ordained minister finds her faith tested to its limits when her daughter disappears and a charismatic figure enters her life.
Starring: Bonnie Bedelia, Alex Colon, Able Franco
12:00 Baby Snatcher (Film)
Joyce Chopra directs this emotionally charged story starring Hill Street Blues' Veronica Hamel as a woman so desperate to save her marriage following a miscarriage that she abducts a baby and passes it off as her own.
Starring: Veronica Hamel, Nancy McKeon, Michael Madsen, David Duchovny, Penny Fuller, John Evans. Director: Joyce Chopra. (Made For TV, 1992, PG, 2 Star)
14:00 Prophet of Evil: The Ervil LeBaron Story (Film)
The chilling story of cult leader Ervil LeBaron, who saw himself as the prophet of God, turned children into assassins and ordered the death of his own daughter. Then one man set out to end his reign of terror.
Starring: Brian Dennehy, William Devane, Tracey Needham, Dee Wallace, Danny Cooksey, Brian Reddy. Director: Jud Taylor (Made For TV, 1993, 15, 3 Star)
16:00 Darkness Before Dawn (Film)
Mary Ann hides the pain of a troubled past through drug addiction. A happy marriage lightens the darkness - but it takes a special kind of love to save a drug addict. Features an early role for young Hollywood star Kirsten Dunst.
Starring: Meredith Baxter, Stephen Lang, Gwynyth Walsh, L. Scott Caldwell, Chelsea Hertford, Bill Applebaum. Director: John Patterson. (Made For TV, 1992, 15, 3 Star)
18:00 When Friendship Kills (Film)
Two young girls develop dangerous eating disorders, when their desperate bid to become fashion-model thin goes too far.
Starring: Lynda Carter, Katie Wright, Marley Shelton, Josh Taylor, Colleen Winton, Kimberley Warnat. Director: James A. Contner. (Made For TV, 1995, PG, 2 Star)
20:00 The Switch (Film)
Based on a true story. Through sheer courage and determination, wheelchair bound Larry McAfee turns his life into a personal triumph.
Starring: Gary Cole, Craig T. Nelson, Beverly D'Angelo. Director: Bobby Roth. (Made For TV, 1993, 2 Star)
22:00 Lethal Lolita (Film)
This true story portrays how a near fatal attraction left Mary Jo Buttafuoco paralysed for life and made Amy Fisher America's most notorious teenager.
Starring: Ed Marinaro, Noelle Parker, Boyd Kestner, Pierrette Grace, Lawrence Dane, Kate Lynch. Director: Bradford May. (1992, 15, 2 Star)
00:00 Sharing the Secret (Film)
Based on a true story. A young girl's life spirals out of control as she struggles to cope with the pressures of teenage life. Alison Lohman and Mare Winningham star.
Starring: Mare Winningham, Alison Lohman, Lawrence Monoson, Mary Crosby. Director: Katt Shea. (Made For TV, 2000, 12)
02:00 Escape from Sobibor (Film)
Alan Arkin and Rutger Hauer star in the amazing true story of a 600 strong escape attempt from a Nazi Death Camp during World War Two.
Starring: Alan Arkin, Joanna Pacula, Rutger Hauer, Hartmut Becker, Jack Shepherd, Emil Wolk. Director: Jack Gold. (Made For TV, 1987, 15, 4 Star)
04:25 Desperate Rescue (Film)
When her daughter is kidnapped by her former husband and taken to Jordan, a distraught mother hires a former Special Forces team to get her back.
Starring: Mariel Hemingway, Clancy Brown, Jeff Kober, James Russo, Lindsey Haun, Andrew Masset. Director: Richard A. Colla. (Made For TV, 1993, PG, 2 Star)