True Movies / True Movies 2 06-06-10.


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True Movies


07:00
Roots
An all-star cast graces this epic saga of a slave and his family, from their roots in Africa to the American Civil War. This celebrated mini-series is based on Alex Haley's bestseller. 1/6.

09:00
Roots
One of the most important miniseries ever; Roots opened up the minds of Americans of all colours and faiths to one of the darkest and most painful parts of America's past. Louis Gossett Jr. 2/6.

11:00
Common Ground
The story of an African-American mother determined to get her children a quality education during a period of racial tension in Boston in 1968, due to an attempt to end desegregation in the city.

13:00
Men Don't Tell
This drama deals with the rare but disturbing issue of 'battered husbands' as it tells the story of a man who for years was abused by his unstable wife. Starring Peter Strauss and Judith Light.

15:00
Common Ground
The story of an African-American mother determined to get her children a quality education during a period of racial tension in Boston in 1968, due to an attempt to end desegregation in the city.

17:00
An Element of Truth
A beautiful con artist sets out to steal her victim's money... after she has stolen his heart.

19:00
Fight For Life
The father of a child with epilepsy will do anything to get her access to the life saving drug that she needs. An all star cast include Morgan Freeman, Jerry Lewis and Patty Duke.

21:00
I Know My First Name Is...
...Steven: This momentous kidnapping drama concludes with Steven Stayner being released after 7 years and coping with the aftermath of his horrific ordeal. Corin Nemec, Bryan Cranston star. 2/2.

23:00
Act Of Vengeance
A fact based story set in 1969 about a Virginia coal mine accident. After 80 are killed in an unsafe coal mine, Jock Yablonski takes on the mine owners, only to find himself the target of assassins.

01:00
A Long Way Home
Drama about a young man who strives to find his long-lost brother and sister, years after their separation when they were adopted by different families. With Timothy Hutton and Rosanna Arquette.

03:00
The Great Los Angeles Earthquake
A series of tremors in the city of LA provokes a scientist to investigate the ongoing threat of an earthquake, however, she discovers that the threat is more real than she ever imagined.

05:00
Betrayed
Based on a true story. A small community is badly let down by the authorities when their water supply becomes contaminated with the deadly E. coli bacteria. With Michael Hogan (Battlestar Galactica)

07:00
Roots
One of the most important miniseries ever; Roots opened up the minds of Americans of all colours and faiths to one of the darkest and most painful parts of America's past. Louis Gossett Jr. 2/6.

09:00
Roots
The nine time emmy and Golden Globe winning miniseries based on Alex Haley's famous novel about the American slave trade continues with an all star cast including LeVar Burton. 3/6.



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True Movies 2


08:00
At The Mercy Of A Stranger
The gripping, true-life story of a woman (Joanna Kerns) who finds out that her husband, a respected surgeon, has hired a hit man to kill her. Also stars Tim Matheson.

10:00
Blood And Orchids
A tense thriller about a woman who's beaten and killed on a beach. When her body is found by 4 locals they drop her at a hospital and flee, but why? Jane Alexander and Kris Kristofferson star. 1/2.

12:00
Final Verdict
Treat Williams stars as a groundbreaking defense attorney and father of acclaimed novelist Adela Rogers St. Johns, in a story charting the life of one of the most renowned writers of the 20th century.

14:00
Alex Hayley's Queen
Haley's grandmother, Queen, moves to the North after the US Civil War. There she discovers that she can "pass" as White, escaping the limits placed on her by racism. Halle Berry stars. 1 of 3.

16:00
Alex Hayley's Queen
Academy Award winner Halle Berry stars in the epic story of author Alex Haley's family, which began with the groundbreaking "Roots." 2 of 3.

18:00
The Brooke Ellison Story
Christopher Reeve directed this drama shortly before his death. It tells the story of a girl who was left paralysed by a car crash but who refused to let anything stand in the way of her dreams.

20:00
Blood And Orchids
The conclusion of this murder case charts the victim's mother accusing the 4 locals who found her body as to blame. But an honest police officer knows more. Jane Alexander and Kris Kristofferson. 2/2.

22:00
The Day After
A landmark media event when it was first aired, this stunning drama presents a disturbing and graphic account of the effects of a devastating nuclear holocaust on a small American town.

00:00
Dean Koontz's Intensity
Molly Parker stars as a psychology student haunted by flashbacks of her troubled past. So she proposes a novel and dangerous way of exorcising her demons. 1/2.

02:00
Half A Dozen Babies
After years of struggling to successfully become pregnant, a young couple is shocked to deliver sextuplets. With Teri Garr (Tootsie).

04:00
The Assisi Underground
Based on the true incidents of how the Catholic church headed up a courageous movement to save several hundred Italian Jews from being executed during the 1943 German occupation of Italy.

06:00
In the Arms of a Killer
A rookie New York detective falls in love with the key witness in her homicide case - and uncovers clues that make him the prime suspect. Jaclyn Smith and John Spencer star.

08:00
Falsely Accused
Based on a true story. When a woman is accused of murdering her own baby she faces an uphill struggle to convince the world of her innocence.