True Movies / True Movies 2 26th April


True Movies

06:30
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.
Director: Noel Black
Starring: Patty Duke, Joseph Bologna, Julie Bovasso, Denise Mickelbury, Dara McGarry, Jackie Welch
(Made For TV, 1986, PG, 3 Star)

08:30
Second Sight: A Love Story (Film)
Elizabeth Montgomery stars as a blind woman anguishing over a delicate operation to restore her sight, and the implications it could have on her relationships.
Director: John Korty
Starring: Elizabeth Montgomery, Barry Newman, Nicholas Pryor, Michael Horton, Susan Ruttan, Mitzi Hoag
(Made For TV, 1984, PG, 3 Star)

10:30
A Father's Betrayal (Film)
Brian Dennehy stars in and directs this hard-hitting drama, which deals with the highly controversial issue of date rape and its aftermath on a family. With Lynn Redgrave, Reed Diamond, Alice Krige.
Director: Brian Dennehy
Starring: Brian Dennehy, Reed Diamond, Alice Krige, Michael David Simms, Lori Ann Triolo, Donnelly Rhodes
(Made For TV, 1997, 15, 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.
Director: Anne Wheeler
Starring: Melanie Mayron, Geraint Wyn Davies, Eric Pospisil, Frederic Collins Jr.
(Made For TV, 1993, PG, 3 Star)

14:30
Her Desperate Choice (Film)
Based on a true story. A mother is convinced that her ex husband has molested their daughter - but when a court order gives them joint custody she goes into hiding, taking their daughter with her.
Director: Michael Scott
Starring: Faith Ford, Kyle Secor, Hanna Hall, Nigel Bennett, Lynne Cormack, Mimi Kuzyk
(Made For TV, 1996, PG, 3 Star)

16:30
Untamed Love (Film)
Based on a true story. She savagely attacks other children, but is six year old Caitlin a menace to society, or just another of its victims ? A very special teacher is required to help her !
Director: Paul Aaron
Starring: Cathy Lee Crosby, John Getz, Gary Frank, Jaime Gomez, Mel Winkler, Richard Fancy
(Made For TV, 1994, 12, 3 Star)

18:30
What happened to Bobby Earl? (Film)
Bobby Earl starts college as an innocent young boy, but when he gets in with the wrong crowd things change. When he decides he wants out, it's too late, the damage is done.
Director: Bradley Wigor
Starring: Kate Jackson, Drew Ebersole, Matthew Settle, Kristian Alfonso, Gary Basaraba, Neal Huff
(1997, 2 Star)

20:30
Kidnapped (Film)
Based on a true story. A battle of wits between an FBI agent and a kidnapper takes a terrifying turn when the kidnapper chooses the FBI agent's son as his next victim.
Starring: David Naughton, Barbara Crampton, Lance LeGault, Chick Vennera, Kim Evenson
(1986, PG, 2 Star)

22:30
Too Young To Die? (Film)
Based on a true story. Brad Pitt and Juliette Lewis star in this hard hitting film that confronts the question of whether teenaged killers should be executed for their crimes.
Director: Robert Markowitz
Starring: Michael Tucker, Juliette Lewis, Brad Pitt, Alan Fudge, Emily Longstreth, Laurie O'Brien
(Made For TV, 1990, 18, 3 Star)

00:30
Choices of the Heart: The Margaret Sanger Story (Film)
The Margaret Sanger Story. Dana Delany and Rod Steiger star in the true story of a woman who fought for the cause of birth control against ignorance and hostility.
Director: Paul Shapiro
Starring: Dana Delany, Henry Czerny, Rod Steiger, Julie Khaner, Tom McCamus, Wayne Robson
(Made For TV, 1994, U, 3 Star)

02:30
Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna (Film)
Was Anna Anderson an impostor ? Or was she really the daughter of the last Tsar of Russia? This star-studded mini-series tells her remarkable story. With Amy Irving, Omar Sharif, Christian Bale. Pt 1.
Director: Marvin J. Chomsky
Starring: Amy Irving, Olivia de Havilland, Jan Niklas, Nicolas Surovy, Susan Lucci, Elke Sommer
(Made For TV, 1986, PG, 2 Star)

04:00
Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna (Film)
Was Anna Anderson an impostor ? Or was she really the daughter of the last Tsar of Russia? This star-studded mini-series tells her remarkable story. With Amy Irving, Omar Sharif, Christian Bale. Pt 2.
Director: Marvin J. Chomsky
Starring: Amy Irving, Olivia de Havilland, Jan Niklas, Nicolas Surovy, Susan Lucci, Elke Sommer
(Made For TV, 1986, PG, 2 Star)


True Movies 2


06:00
Reason for Living: The Jill Ireland Story (Film)
The inspirational story of Jill Ireland.
Director: Michael Rhodes
Starring: Jill Clayburgh, Lance Henriksen, Neill Barry, Lila Kaye, Jack Gwillim, Elizabeth Ashley
(Made For TV, 1991, 2 Star)

08:00
Escape From Terror: The Teresa Stamper Story (Film)
He's handsome, successful and passionate. But the fairytale transformation in Teresa Walden's life when she marries Paul Stamper is short-lived as he changes by slow degrees into a relentless stalker and killer.
Director: Michael Scott
Starring: Adam Storke, Maria Pitillo, Brad Dourif, Tony Becker, Luce Rains, Cindy Williams
(Made For TV, 1995, 15, 3 Star)

10:00
The Scarlet and the Black (Film)
Gregory Peck and Christopher Plummer head the cast of the Emmy Award winning drama about Hugh O'Flaherty who, during World War 2, rescued escaped POWs and Italian resistance fighters from the Gestapo.
Starring: Gregory Peck, Christopher Plummer, John Gielgud, Raf Vallone, Kenneth Colley, Walter Gotell
(Made For TV, 1983, PG, 3 Star)

12:00
Presumed Guilty (Film)
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.
Director: Paul Wendkos
Starring: Martin Sheen, Caroline Kava, James Handy, Rebecca Schull, Mark Metcalf, Christine Dunford
(Made For TV, 1990, 12, 3 Star)

14:00
Soul of the Game (Film)
Delroy Lindo, Mykelti Williamson and Blair Underwood star in this dramatic retelling of how three sporting greats fought to become the first African-American in history to play Major League Baseball.
Director: Kevin Rodney Sullivan
Starring: Delroy Lindo, Mykelti Williamson, Edward Herrmann, Blair Underwood, R. Lee Ermey, Salli Richardson
(Made For TV, 1996, 12, 4 Star)

16:00
Memories of Midnight (Film)
Starring Jane Seymour. Sidney Sheldon's Memories Of Midnight is about a beautiful amnesiac's search for the dark secrets behind her memory loss. But one man stops at nothing to prevent her. Pt.
Director: Gary Nelson
Starring: Jane Seymour, Omar Sharif, Theodore Bikel, Joseph Campanella, Ken Howard, Stephen Macht
(Made For TV, 1991, PG)

18:00
Her Desperate Choice (Film)
Based on a true story. A mother is convinced that her ex husband has molested their daughter - but when a court order gives them joint custody she goes into hiding, taking their daughter with her.
Director: Michael Scott
Starring: Faith Ford, Kyle Secor, Hanna Hall, Nigel Bennett, Lynne Cormack, Mimi Kuzyk
(Made For TV, 1996, PG, 3 Star)

20:00
Painful Secrets (Film)
Dawn isn't like other kids her age - full of typical teenage angst about boys, school and parents. Her pain goes far deeper and to deal with her emotional overload she physically cuts herself.
Director: Norma Bailey
Starring: Sean Young, Kimberlee Peterson, Robert Wisden, Taylor Stanley, Rhea Perlman, Cody Serpa
(2000, 15, 3 Star)

22:00
Sex and Mrs. X (Film)
Starring Linda Hamilton and Jacqueline Bisset, this sexy drama examines a life-changing encounter between a New York journalist and Paris' most secretive and successful 'madame'.
Director: Arthur Allan Seidelman
Starring: Jacqueline Bisset, Linda Hamilton, Paolo Seganti, Peter MacNeill, Stewart Bick, Tracey E. Bregman
(2000, 12, 3 Star)

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02:00
Family of Spies (Film)
Based on a true story. A film in three parts in which a naval officer sells military secrets to the Russians to pay off spiralling debts but then starts to involve his family in his schemes.
Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal
Starring: Powers Boothe, Lesley Ann Warren, Lili Taylor, Graham Beckel, Andrew Lowery, Jenny Robertson
(Made For TV, 1990, PG, 3 Star)

04:00
High Lonesome (Film)
A poor black sharecropper (Oscar-winner Lou Gossett Jr.) strikes up an unlikely friendship with a hostile young white boy - and gives him his first chance of happiness. But their budding friendship is threatened by a brutal, red-neck sheriff.
Director: Jeff Bleckner
Starring: Louis Gossett Jr., Joseph Mazzello, James Greene, Don Swayze, David Hart, William Lucking
(Made For TV, 1995, 12, 3 Star)