True Movies / True Movies 2: 31-01-2012.
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14 Year old Amy Dustin begins a romantic affair with a married family man, who also happens to be her school teacher.
Based on a true story. A poor black sharecropper strikes up an unlikely friendship with a hostile young white boy - but their budding friendship is threatened by a brutal red-neck sheriff.
Shattering The Silence
A searing drama based on a true story about one woman's battle to expose a dark and very personal secret. With Joanna Kerns (Growing Pains)
First Do No Harm
Based on a true story. Oscar-winner Meryl Streep gives a magnificent performance as a mother fighting for her son's right, who has epilepsy, to a possible cure.
A Town Torn Apart
The emotional true story of one man's struggle to ignite a love for learning among the students of a rural town and his battle with those who oppose his radical ideas. With Jill Eikenberry (L.A. Law)
The Twilight Murders
Rod Steiger stars in this true story of a farmer who is sent to prison for not paying taxes. But his time inside makes him even more militant in his views.
Thicker Than Blood
Based on a true story. Larry's bond with his son is severed when his ex-girlfriend absconds with the boy. But the bitter custody battle that ensues holds an even bigger bombshell. With Peter Strauss
No Child Of Mine
A family is torn apart when a mother finds herself unable to cope with her daughter with Down Syndrome and places her in a care facility. Starring Patty Duke, Tracy Nelson, G.W. Bailey.
Aileen Wuornos: The Selling Of...
...A Serial Killer. Documentary about the woman dubbed America's first female serial killer after brutally killing seven men. Was it self defence or did she put herself in these situations?
André Braugher stars as an idealistic, young priest who uses a basketball game to challenge the social conventions of a segregationist city in this inspirational true story.
Roots: The Gift
In this compelling offshoot from the landmark mini-series, a slave Kunta Kinte (LeVar Burton) and his friend Fiddler (Louis Gossett Jr.) stumble across a scheme that might secure their freedom.
The Betty Ford Story
After confronting breast cancer, the wife of the 38th President of America faces her most difficult challenge yet when prescription drug abuse and alcoholism threaten her life. Gena Rowlands stars.
True story. Even an 11 year old child has rights, and none more so than Gregory Kingsley, the boy who makes legal history by 'divorcing' himself from his abusive parents. With Richard Crenna (Rambo)
The Lion In Winter
A fearsome father. A scheming mother. Three sons battling for attention. You're invited to attend their seasonal family reunion. But this is 1183, an era of barbarians. Stars Patrick Stewart. Part 1/2
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True Movies 2
A Child's Cry
Based on a true story. When a shy, withdrawn six year old boy is assigned to a social worker, she believes he may have been the victim of sexual abuse. With Lindsay Wagner and Peter Coyote
A Different Kind Of Christmas
What is it like to grow up with a dad who believes he is Santa? Shelley Long is running for mayor with a dad who sets up his own 'dream world' once a year. Can she keep his identity a secret?
Guilt By Association
When a woman discovers her 'perfect' new boyfriend is a drug dealer, she fears for her children's safety, but will the police believe she is not a co-conspirator to his crimes? Rachel McAdams stars.
Emmy winner Brad Garrett stars as Jackie Gleason. A dark but humorous look at the comic genius with whom America had its honeymoon.
A Walton Thanksgiving Reunion
From the Great Depression to World War II, an American family living in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia struggles to remain together in this heartwarming series winner of 13 Emmy Awards.
The Price Of A Broken Heart
Based on a true story. A wronged woman uses an archaic 200 year old law to try to sue the mistress of her cheating husband.
The Emergence - The Walton children learn that it is not easy having their mother as a substitute teacher and John-Boy rediscovers a former girlfriend. S04 Ep09
The Loss - When a young widow comes to stay in their home, the Walton children learn a hard lesson about how to cope with another person's grief. S04 Ep10
The Big Heist
In 1978, Jimmy Burk pulled off one of the biggest robberies of all time. His target: JFK's Lufthansa Terminal. The take: $8 million. Starring John Heard and Jamie Harris.
Deep In My Heart
A trio of great actresses unite their talents for this powerful true story of an adopted woman's search for her roots. With Anne Bancroft, Lynn Whitfield and Gloria Reuben.
Alec Baldwin stars as a military academy cadet trapped between honour and truth, accused of the rape and murder of a new recruit in the conclusion of this riveting drama. 2 of 2
The Devil's Arithmetic
A girl neglectful to her Jewish heritage opens a door and finds herself in 1940s Poland. After being sent to a Nazi concentration camp, she must use her knowledge of the future to survive the past.
The Man Next Door
The inhabitants of a small town erupt with fury when they discover that a quiet, kindly man living in their midst is a convicted rapist. Starring Michael Ontkean and Pamela Reed.
Crossing The Line
The high pressure world of high school basketball is the setting for this thought provoking drama where winning at any cost is far more important than playing the game. Stars Adrian Pasdar.
Prophet Of Evil
The true 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. With Brian Dennehy