True Movies / True Movies 2 - 06th December
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06:30 Mockingbird Don't Sing (Film)
A thirteen year old girl is found in a Los Angeles suburb, still in diapers and barely able to walk or speak after years in isolation.
Starring: Melissa Errico, Joe Regalbuto, Sean Young, Michael Lerner, Kim Darby, Tarra Steele. Director: Harry Bromley Davenport. (2001, 12, 3 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 Journey Into Darkness (Film)
Based on a true story. A young man's life spirals out of control when he and a friend become involved in a murder. But is he a cold blooded killer, or victim of circumstance?
Starring: Simon Reynolds, Bruce Boa. Director: Graeme Campbell
(Made For TV, 1991, PG, 2 Star)
12:30 Other Women's Children (Film)
The true story of a doctor whose unstable marriage is put under tremendous strain when she devotes all her time to caring for terminally ill children.
Starring: Melanie Mayron, Geraint Wyn Davies, Eric Pospisil, Frederic Collins Jr. Director: Anne Wheeler.. (Made For TV, 1993, PG, 3 Star)
14:30 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)
16:30 Murder Unveiled (Film)
Based on a true story. A young woman runs away to India to be with the man she loves. But soon she is in fear of her life.
Starring: Anita Majumdar, Chenier Hundal, Hassani Shapi, Lushin Dubey, Sanjay Talwar, Vinay Pathak. Director: Vic Sarin. (Made For TV, 2005, 4 Star)
18:30 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)
20:30 Someone to Love Me (Film)
Based on a true story. Lonely and depressed after her fathers death, a girl seeks solace in sex. But when she is raped, she must prove her innocence against accusations of promiscuity.
Starring: Lynda Carter, Jessica Bowman, Scott Foley, Julie Patzwald, Andrea Nemeth, Malcolm Stewart. Director: Chuck Bowman. (Made For TV, 1998, 2 Star)
22:30 Abduction of Innocence: A Moment of Truth Movie (Film)
Based on a true story. When a girl is kidnapped her parents will do anything to get her back - but soon they suspect that she engineered the kidnapping herself.
Starring: Katie Wright, Lucie Arnaz, Dirk Benedict, Lochlyn Munro, Dean Paras, Jill Teed. Director: James A. Contner. (Made For TV, 1996, 12, 3 Star)
00:30 Shattering the Silence (Film)
A searing drama about one woman's battle to expose a dark and very personal secret.
Starring: Joanna Kerns, Michael Brandon, Shelley Hack, Richard Gilliland, Valerie Landsburg, Laura Owens. Director: Linda Otto. (1993, 12, 2 Star)
02:30 Popeye Doyle (Film)
Based on a true story. A tough Manhattan cop finds himself drawn into a web of intrigue when a seemingly routine drug overdose case leads to a gang of terrorists, and a drug smuggling ring.
Starring: Ed O'Neill, Matthew Laurance, James Handy, Candy Clark, George de la Pena, Audrey Landers. Director: Peter Levin. (Made For TV, 1986, 15, 3 Star)
04:00 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)
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06:00 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)
08:00 Joan Of Arc (Film)
Based on a true story. Hearing voices of the saints, a young maid becomes the warrior who would unite all of France behind her.
Starring: Leelee Sobieski, Jacqueline Bisset, Powers Boothe, Neil Patrick Harris, Maury Chaykin, Olympia Dukakis. Director: Christian Duguay. (Made For TV, 1999, 12, 3 Star)
12:00 The Girl Who Came Between Them (Film)
Based on a true story. A family is torn apart by the arrival of a 13-year-old Vietnamese girl who claims to be the ex GI husband's illegitimate daughter. Cheryl Ladd stars.
Starring: Cheryl Ladd, Anthony John Denison, Melissa Chan, Julia Nickson-Soul, Joe Spano, Nancy Grahn. Director: Mel Damski. (Made For TV, 1990, 3 Star)
14:00 The Sinking of the Rainbow Warrior (Film)
A starry re-telling of the notorious sinking in 1984 of the Greenpeace flagship The Rainbow Warrior during a protest against French nuclear tests in the Pacific.
Starring: Jon Voight, Sam Neill. Director: Michael Tuchner. (1992, PG)
16:00 Jack Reed: One of Our Own (Film)
Based on a true story. Brian Dennehy stars as the tough Chicago cop who must protect a woman who is marked for murder.
Starring: Brian Dennehy, Charles S. Dutton, Susan Ruttan, Gillian Barber, Henry Beckman, Amber Benson. Director: Brian Dennehy. (Made For TV, 1996, 15, 3 Star)
18:00 God Bless the Child (Film)
Mare Winningham stars in this harrowing true story of a homeless mother and daughter as they try to escape poverty and a life on the streets.
Starring: Mare Winningham, Grace Johnston, L. Scott Caldwell, Obba Babatundé, Dorian Harewood, Jennifer Leigh Warren. Director: Larry Elikann. (Made For TV, 1988, 15, 3 Star)
20:00 Marciano (Film)
Tony Lo Bianco packs a punch in the title role of this stirring true story of boxing legend Rocky Marciano, the only heavyweight to remain undefeated during his career.
22:00 Any Mother's Son (Film)
Based on a true story. On shore leave in Japan, Navy Seaman Allen Schindler is killed by his fellow seaman simply for being gay. The Navy tries to hush up the incident, but his mother wants justice.
Starring: Bonnie Bedelia, Hedy Burress, Paul Popowich, Fiona Reid, Shawn Ashmore, Mimi Kuzyk. Director: David Burton Morris. (Made For TV, 1997, 3 Star)
00:00 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)
02:00 The Rape of Richard Beck (Film)
Richard Crenna stars as a macho cop who struggles to overcome the shame and degradation he feels when he becomes the victim of sexual assault.
Starring: Richard Crenna, Meredith Baxter, Pat Hingle, Frances Lee McCain, Cotter Smith, Joanna Kerns. Director: Karen Arthur. (Made For TV, 1985, 18, 3 Star)
03:30 Race to Freedom: The Underground Railroad (Film)
Based on a true story. In 19th century America, four slaves escape from a cotton plantation and begin a treacherous journey north.
Starring: Tim Reid, Ron White, Nigel Bennett, Glynn Turman, Falconer Abraham, Tom Butler. Director: Don McBrearty. (Made For TV, 1994, PG, 3 Star)