Some are inspiring. Some are powerful. And some are just so outrageous you won't believe they are based on a
Prosecuting Casey Anthony
This true-crime drama starring Rob Lowe as Jeff Ashton, the prosecutor in the infamous Casey Anthony murder
provides a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the prosecution’s case against Anthony and what led to the
Homeless to Harvard: The Liz Murray Story
Overcoming impossible odds—negligent drug-addict
parents, an abusive grandfather, and homelessness—Liz Murray finished
high school in two years and won a scholarship to Harvard University through an essay contest sponsored by
York Times. This adaptation stars “Now and Then”’s Thora Birch as Murray.
Taken in Broad Daylight
17-year-old Anne Sluti was abducted in broad daylight and held captive for six days
before narrowly escaping. The
movie version features James Van Der Beek as Sluti’s abductor and Levar Burton as a heroic cop hot on their
William & Kate
Originally broadcast just a few days before the actual couple married, this film tells the true story of
Prince William and Kate Middleton courtship and engagement — a real-life fairy tale.
In 2005, 18-year-old Natalee disappeared while on vacation in Aruba. Based on her mother Beth Holloway’s
Natalee,” the film depicts the events leading up to Natalee’s disappearance and the frenzied investigation
Britney Ever After
Curious about Britney Spears’ rise and fall — and redemptive arc? Look no further than this two-hour
covers Spears’ staggering ascent to pop icon status, the implosion of her personal life and downward mental
spiral, and her steady recovery ever since.
Anna Nicole Smith’s tragic real life — from small-town single mother and dancer to world-famous Playboy
struggling with drug and alcohol addiction — is explored in this sympathetic biopic.
Mendez: The Blood Brothers
When entertainment mogul Jose Menendez and his wife Kitty were murdered by their sons Lyle and Erik in
sensational trial gripped a scandalized America. This movie, starring Courtney Love and Nico Tortorella,
the abuse suffered by the infamous brothers and the motives behind their crimes.
Who is Clark Rockefeller?
This twist-filled drama features Eric McCormack as a German con artist who throughout his life impersonated
people, including an advisor to the Pentagon, a talk show host, and a member of the Rockefeller family.
Magic Beyond Words: The JK Rowling Story
Based on Sean Smith’s “J.K. Rowling: A Biography,” this biopic charts the “Harry Potter” author’s
from struggling single mother to beloved household name.
Amanda Knox: Murder on Trial in Italy
Starring Hayden Panettiere as Amanda Knox, this true-crime drama is based on the murder of Meredith Kercher
Perugia, Italy, and the subsequent trials of Knox and her Italian boyfriend for the crime.
Chronicling legendary fashion designer Coco Chanel’s astonishing life and enduring style legacy, this
Shirley MacLaine, who received an Emmy nomination for her performance as Chanel.
Cries Unheard: The Donna Yaklich Story
After years of suffering at his hand, Donna Yaklich murdered her abusive, steroid-addicted husband. The
and her conviction were the focus of a media circus. This film recounts her harrowing story through
narrated by her character to the son she loves dearly.
The Two Mr. Kissels
Told primarily through vivid flashbacks and interviews, this drama recounts the lurid details surrounding
of Andrew and Robert Kissel, two real-life brothers neck-deep in dirty deeds. Starring John Stamos and Anson
the titular brothers.
In 2008, a group of female high school students in Gloucester, Massachusetts, allegedly made a pact to get
the same time and raise their children as a group. This take on the story stars Thora Birch and Camryn
Girl in the Box
In 1977, 20-year-old Colleen Stan was kidnapped while hitchhiking by a young couple who held her prisoner
years in a coffin-sized box, letting her out only to watch their children and participate in violent,
This dark psychological drama is not for the faint of heart.
Liz & Dick
Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton were one of Hollywood’s most fabled couples, and their tempestuous,
relationship is chronicled in this fittingly over-the-top biopic — featuring none other than Lindsay Lohan,
Taken From Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story
The heart-pounding true story of Tiffany Rubin’s rescue of her kidnapped 7-year-old son — who’d been taken
home in Queens to Seoul, South Korea in 2008 — is captured in this gripping drama, with an impassioned
from a pre-“Empire” Taraji P. Henson.
Kristen Bell and Anne Heche star in this emotional drama, inspired by actual events, about a 16-year-old
struggling to provide for her younger siblings while their drug-addicted mother self-destructs and lands in
Heche was Emmy-nominated for her performance.
Drew Peterson: Untouchable
Rob Lowe returns to Lifetime as Drew Peterson, the infamous, womanizing Chicago police officer accused of
his third wife after his fourth goes missing in a disappearance that remains unsolved. The movie also
Cuoco as Stacy Peterson, the missing fourth wife.
Abducted: The Carlina White Story
A young woman who was abducted as a baby from a New York hospital solves her own story and goes on to find
The Real MVP: The Wanda Durant Story
The inspiring true story of Wanda Durant, a single mother who selflessly put aside her own dreams and
desires to allow
her son to have his, making him the NBA's Most Valuable Player: Kevin Durant.
Who Killed JonBenet?
The murder of six-year-old beauty queen JonBenet Ramsey in 1996 is still unsolved, but recently surfaced
could potentially confirm what really happened.
I Am Elizabeth Smart
A harrowing kidnapping story of Elizabeth Smart by a religious fanatic who held her captive for nine
by Elizabeth herself.
Girl in the Bunker
A young woman is kidnapped and held inside an underground bunker by a man disguised as a sheriff deputy. In
survive, she takes matters into her own hands.
Betty and Coretta
After the tragic assassinations of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X, their wives Betty and Coretta
life by inheriting the mantle of the civil rights movement as single mothers.
Cocaine Godmother: The Griselda Blanco Story
After moving to the U.S at the age of 17, Griselda Blanco embarks on a life full of drugs and crime making
biggest drug lord and cocaine trade pioneer, nicknamed The Black Widow.
A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story
This documentary follows the life of Lizzie Velasquez who weighing 58 pounds due to a rare syndrome goes
cyber-bullying victim to an anti-bullying activist.
A retelling of the biggest environmental crisis of our generation that shook the nation while highlighting
whistle-blowers who exposed it all.
Oscar Pistorius: Blade Runner Killer
A Paralympic champion and the Olympic's first double-leg amputee participant was quickly a crowd favorite,
all changed when his super model girlfriend is murdered on Valentine's Day.
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