True Stories - Drama DVD Set + BONUS DVD

These feature films are based on true stories that will really move you - 5 DVD Set + BONUS DVD!

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True Stories - Drama DVD Set + BONUS DVD
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'FIRST DO NO HARM'When the Reimuller's young son Robbie begins to experience violent epileptic fits, the prognosis is grim. Their only hope is a special 'ketogenic' diet, which has had astonishing results with other epileptics.

Oscar winner Meryl Streep (The French Lieutenant's Woman) gives a magnificent performance as a mother fighting for her son's right to a possible 'miracle' cure in this moving true story, which also stars Fred Ward (The Right Stuff), Seth Adkins (Taming Andrew) and Allison Janney (The West Wing).

'FATAL LOVE'One moment of passion changed 22-year-old Alison Gertz's life forever when it led ot her contracting one of the most dreaded diseases of modern times: AIDS. But what, for Alison, seemed like the beginning of the end turned into a personal crusade as her courageous battle with AIDS became an inspiration to thousands of other young people.

'Brat Pack' star Molly Ringwald (The Breakfast Club, Pretty In Pink), Oscar winners Lee Grant (Shampoo) and Martin Landau (Ed Wood, Mission: Impossible), and Christopher Meloni (Special Victims Unit) head the cast of this acclaimed drama.

'DEAD BEFORE DAWN'Rich and successful, Robert Edelman (Parker) and his wife Linda (Ladd) would seem to have the perfect marriage. But this 'idyll' masks a terrible reality. With a brutality bordering on the sadistic, Robert has mercilessly beaten his wife throughout their married life. Finally, with the support of her mother Virginia (Lange) and father John, Linda finds the strength to file for divorce. Only now does the true horror of Robert's character surface.

Former 'Charlie's Angel' Cheryll Ladd stars with Jameson Parker (Simon & Simon), one Life to Live), G. W. Bailey (Police Academy, War and Remembrance), Kim Coates (Black Hawk Down, Pearl Harbour) and Oscar nominee Hope Lange (Bus Stop, Peyton Place) in this terrifying story of marriage and murder.

'DEEP IN MY HEART'A trio of great actresses - Oscar winner Anne Bancroft (The Miracle Worker, The Graduate), Emmy Award winner Lynn Whitfield (The Josephine Baker Story) and Gloria Reuben (Multiple Emmy Award nominee for E.R.) - unite their talents for this powerful saga of a black woman's search, against all the odds, for her emotional roots. Somehow, she must find the courage to meet the stranger who gave birth to her all those years ago and find that place in hear heart called home.

Winner: Emmy Award - Anne Bancroft (Outstanding Supporting Actress).

'SHATTERING THE SILENCE'While suffering from post-natal depression, Veronica Ricci discovers a terrible secret about her past: that she may have been sexually abused as a child by her father. And is history about to repeat itself, with her child now at risk from its seemingly affectionate grandfather?

This intense drama about how one woman fought to expose a dark and very personal secret stars Joanna Kerns (Growing Pains), Michael Brandon (Dempsey and Makepeace) and Shelley Hack (Charlie's Angels).

PLUS FREE BONUS FILM'SHE SAID NO'Already suffering after a broken marriage, Elizabeth Early meets Martin Knapek, a well-respected attorney. Overpowered by his insistence, she accepts and invitation to dinner. So starts a night that will fulfil her own worst fears - and spark off an ordeal that she will never forget.

Veronica Hamel (Hill Street Blues), Emmy Award winner and Oscar nominee Judd Hirsch (Taxi) and Oscar winner Lee Grant (Shampoo, Peyton Place) star in this explosive and critically acclaimed drama that explores the sensitive issue of date-rape, exposing a mockery of justice that could happen to anybody.