True Movies / True Movies 2: 24-04-11.
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All Joshua wants is to be loved. But can his carers put aside their own needs and do what is best for him? With Melissa Gilbert (Little House On The Prairie) and Tim Matheson (The West Wing)
Roots: The Next Generation
Despite the abolition of slavery, the new world of opportunity fails to materialize. But Kunta Kinte's people continue a drive towards social justice and civil rights. Pt 3 of 7.
'Stolen Innocence' is the story of how a rebellious teenager's plan to assert her independence runs an explosively violent course - with dire consequences...
Better Off Dead
Mare Winningham stars as a woman on death row, who enlists the aid of a female attorney to fight for her right to have an abortion.
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.
Love and Hate
A woman endures years of abuse from her wealthy politician husband. But worse is to come after a fierce custody battle for their children. Part 2 of 2.
William Hurt is an American gentleman alarmed by the atrocities faced by the Jews in France in WWII under the German occupation. He helps 2000 Jews escape, risking arrest and deportation himself.
The Last Don II
The Don's nephew is living in Paris and back in the Mafia saddle after his wife is killed. Some violent and bloody scenes ensue as the family fights for survival against a determined rival. Part 2/2.
Boss Of Bosses
Academy Award nominee Chazz Palminteri stars as infamous crime boss Paul Castellano in this powerful and moving story of the rise and fall of the notorious head of the Gambino crime family.
Victim Of Love
A therapist discovers that her boyfriend's involved with one of her patients. Although he assures her the attraction is just fantasy she begins to see him as the abusive man he is. With Pierce Brosnan
Two Small Voices
When two women have breast implants for contrasting reasons, they both suffer from frightening side effects. They decide to unite and fight the drug companies who have turned their lives upside down.
Triumph Over Disaster
Hurricane Andrew devastated South Florida. Explore the personal triumphs and tragedies, as neighbours learn to help each other and ordinary people become heroes. Veronica Cartwright stars.
An innocent meeting between two co-workers turns into a bizarre obsession and a murderous rampage. Brooke Shields and Richard Thomas star.
Roots: The Next Generation
The epic sequel charting Kunta Kinte's legacy continues set against a backdrop of great events of the 20th century and covers the quest for equal voting rights in the American South. Part 4 of 7
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True Movies 2
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)
Nutcracker - Money, Madness And...
...Murder. Lee Remick stars in this chilling but riveting mini-series as a sociopath who plotted her own father's murder in order to conquer New York high society. With G.D. Spradlin. Pt 1 of 3.
Hitler: The Rise of Evil
Robert Carlyle stars in this acclaimed drama charting Adolf Hitler's life, from his poor childhood through to his rise to power as leader of the Nazi Party. With Julianna Margulies. Part 2 of 2.
Dancing In The Dark
A woman is abused by her father in law, but when she confides in her husband, he doesn't believe her and sends her instead for psychiatric treatment. With Victoria Principal (Dallas)
Alec Baldwin, Brian Cox and Christopher Plummer star in this chilling retelling of the Nuremberg War Trials, in which 24 leading Nazis faced up to their crimes against humanity during World War 2. 2/2
The Taking of Flight 847
In 1985, Flight 847 was hi-jacked by the extremist group, Hezbollah. The hijacking dragged on for 17 days, and terrified all on board. But amid this horrific situation a hero was born.
Based on a true story. When a problem child is accused of a murder he didn't commit, his foster father refuses to give up the fight for justice. Martin Sheen and Brendan Fraser star.
Based on a true story. Former "Brat Packer" Mare Winningham plays a mother forced to fight a battle for justice when some innocent family snapshots are mistaken for child pornography.
The saga of a Jewish family's struggle to survive the horror of Nazi Germany's systematic extermination of their community. Winner of 8 Emmy Awards and 2 Golden Globes. Stars Meryl Streep. 5/5.
10 Million Dollar Getaway
In 1978, a group of hold-up artists planned the biggest heist in history: to steal $20 million dollars from a safe in the Lufthansa building at JFK airport. Starring: John Mahoney & Gerry Bamman.
A young and idealistic counselor finds she must battle both apathetic students and frightened school teachers to wage her own personal war on drugs by enlisting a young drug abuser in her crusade.
Vanished Without a Trace
In one of the most bizarre kidnappings in history an ordinary man found the courage to save the lives of 26 children under chilling circumstances. With Karl Malden (Streets of San Francisco)
A successful photographer tries to keep her family's ranch intact and heal past wounds, following her father's death, will she find love along the way? Lisa Hartman and Bruce Greenwood star. 1/2.
Nutcracker - Money Madness And...
... Murder. Lee Remick gives an electrifying performance as a sociopath who schemed her way to the top by goading her son into killing his grandfather in order for her to inherit a fortune. Pt 2 of 3.