True Movies / True Movies 2 - 08th 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 The Audrey Hepburn Story (Film)
From her humble beginnings as a child living in Nazi occupied Holland, she became one of the icons of her generation. This is the true story of one of the 20th Century's most endearing movie stars.
Starring: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Frances Fisher, Keir Dullea, Gabriel Macht, Peter Giles, Emmy Rossum. Director: Steven Robman. (Made For TV, 2000, PG, 3 Star)
12:30 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.
14:30 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)
16:30 Cross of Fire (Film)
Ku Klux Klan leader David Stephenson spread the prejudice and hatred that terrorised a nation - until he was brought to trial for his crimes.
Starring: John Heard, Mel Harris, Lloyd Bridges
(Made For TV, 1989, 3 Star)
18:30 My Father's Shadow: The Sam Sheppard Story (Film)
Fact-based thriller about a young man who, after his father is convicted of the crime, attempts to discover the truth about his mother's murder.
Starring: Peter Strauss, Henry Czerny, John Bourgeois, Bradley Reid, Jonathan Kroeker, Janet-Laine Green. Director: Peter Levin.
(Made For TV, 1998, 3 Star)
20:30 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)
22:30 Rivals (Special Interest)
The true story of Laurie Show, a young woman who fears for her life, when a former friend starts stalking her.
00:30 Dead Before Dawn (Film)
Based on a true story. After years of abuse from her husband, Linda finds the strength to file for divorce. But does he want to be rid of her permanently?
Starring: Cheryl Ladd, Jameson Parker, G.W. Bailey. Director: Charles Correll. (Made For TV, 1993, 15, 2 Star)
02:30 Video Voyeur: The Susan Wilson Story (Film)
It was 'virtual stalking' - a sleazy act and a gross violation of privacy. But it wasn't a crime - until one woman's traumatic experiences made her fight for a change in the law.
Starring: Angie Harmon, Jamey Sheridan, Dale Midkiff, Tegan Moss, Teryl Rothery, Linda Darlow. Director: Tim Hunter. (Made For TV, 2002, 12, 3 Star)
04:00 A Time to Triumph (Film)
Based on a true story. Patty Duke stars as a woman who decides to join the army in order to support her family after her husband suffers a heart attack.
Starring: Patty Duke, Joseph Bologna, Julie Bovasso, Denise Mickelbury, Dara McGarry, Jackie Welch. Director: Noel Black. (Made For TV, 1986, PG, 3 Star)
True Movies 2
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06:00 And Then There Was One (Film)
Based on a true story. When a couple are blessed with a baby daughter, their joy is complete. When tragedy strikes they soon learn that the memory of love can be as sustaining as the love itself.
Starring: Amy Madigan, Dennis Boutsikaris, Jane Daly, Jennifer Hetrick, Martha Henry, Cameron Arnett. Director: David Jones. (Made For TV, 1994, 15, 3 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 Grave Secrets: The Legacy of Hilltop Drive (Film)
Based on a true story. A couple plough their savings into a dream home - only to find that unscrupulous developers have built their house on top of an old graveyard.
Starring: Patty Duke, David Selby, Kiersten Warren, Blake Clark, Kelly Rowan, Jonelle Allen. Director: John Patterson. (Made For TV, 1992, 15, 2 Star)
12:00 Switching Parents (Film)
A 12 year old makes legal history by becoming the first minor to file a case on his own behalf to be 'divorced' from his biological parents. Based on a true story.
Starring: Bill Smitrovich, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Kathleen York. Director: Linda Otto. (1993, 12, 2 Star)
14:00 A Murderous Affair (Film)
A sultry temptress and a married man: this is the lethal combination that proves a perfect match for murder.
Starring: Virginia Madsen, William H. Macy. Director: Martin Davidson. (1992, 12, 2 Star)
16:00 Under the Piano (Film)
Under the Piano is the true story about an autistic child growing up with a bitter mother in the 1940's.
Starring: Amanda Plummer, Megan Follows, James Carroll. Director: Stefan Scaini.
(Made For TV, 1995, 15, 2 Star)
18:00 The Kansas City Massacre (Film)
Based on a true story. After a notorious prison break, in which gangsters shoot dead several law enforcement agents, the FBI launches a relentless campaign to hunt down the killers.
Starring: Dale Robertson, Bo Hopkins, Scott Brady, Matt Clark, John Karlen, Lynn Loring. Director: Dan Curtis. (1975, 3 Star)
20:00 Something for Joey (Film)
Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated true story of the emotional relationship between Penn State football star John Cappelletti and his leukaemia-stricken younger brother Joey.
Starring: Geraldine Page, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Marc Singer, Jeff Lynas, Linda Kelsey, Brian Farrell. Director: Lou Antonio. (Made For TV, 1977, U, 3 Star)
22:00 The Siege at Ruby Ridge (Film)
The true story of a controversial FBI attack on the Idaho home of a white separatist. Randy Quaid, Laura Dern and Kirsten Dunst star.
Starring: Laura Dern, Randy Quaid, Kirsten Dunst, Bradley Pierce. Director: Roger Young.
(Made For TV, 1996, 15, 3 Star)
02:00 The Return of Alex Kelly (Film)
Based on a true story. When a teenaged rapist runs away to Europe before he can be tried, his victims have to wait years for justice.
Starring: Matthew Settle, Cassidy Rae, Barry Flatman, Wanda Cannon, Jeff Topping, Ron White. Director: Ted Kotcheff. (1999, 15, 2 Star)
03:30 Making The Case For Murder (Film)
Based on a true story. Courtroom drama follows a radical attack on three black men in a predominantly white suburb of New York City.
Starring: Daniel J. Travanti, William Daniels, Joe Morton, Cliff Gorman, Bruce A. Young, Regina Taylor. Director: Dick Lowry. (Made For TV, 1989, PG, 3 Star)