Lifetime Fan Favorites, Volume 3: Based on A True Story DVD
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- Additional Details
- Format: DVD
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 4
- Run Time: 384 Minutes
- Region: 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Studio: A&E Home Video
- DVD Release Date: July 5, 2011
- Closed Captioning: Yes
- Genre: Drama
- Release Date: 2013
Reviving Ophelia - Inspired by the themes and true stories of "Reviving Ophelia," the seminal best selling book about adolescent girls by Mary Pipher, Phd. This is the fictional story of 15 year old cousins, Elizabeth, caught up in her first love, betrayed when the relationship turns violent; the other, Kelli, engaging in increasingly risky behavior, striking out against the hypocrisy of the media-obsessed culture around her. When Elizabeth's abusive boyfriend finally lands her in the hospital, it's Kelli's surprising insights into the causes for her cousin's behavior that leads to Elizabeth's final release from her relationship.
Fatal Desire - Inspired by a true story. When a divorced ex-cop (Eric Roberts) meets a sexy, young, married woman (Anne Heche) in an online chat room, they begin a torrid love affair. As his new girlfriend convinces him that she is trapped in a dangerous and physically abusive marriage, he goes to great lengths to protect her from her violent husband. But he is shocked to learn that the woman of his dreams is not at all who she seems to be.
Fighting the Odds: The Marilyn Gambrell Story - Based on the true story of Marilyn Gambrell (Jami Gertz) who as a parole officer saw the children of incarcerated parents repeating their parents mistakes and ending up in prison themselves. Realizing these kids needed hands-on help in order to save them, she started a grass roots organization to help them overcome the obstacles they face and help parents deal with the reality of coming home to an angry confused teen. Ernie Hudson co-stars.