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Vanished: Searching for My Sister Trailer: Tatyana Ali Pulls Double Duty In this Star-Studded Thriller!

There’s nothing quite like a sister’s love. And one sister will go through hell and back to find her twin when she vanishes without a trace. Lifetime brings all the palpable drama and thrills with Vanished: Searching for My Sister, which bolsters a stellar cast and is bound to have us glued to the screen …

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Switched Before Birth Review: An IVF Mishap Is Two Families’ Hellish Nightmare!

Anna Ramirez is a better person than I could ever dream of being. Lifetime brought all the angst, drama, and high emotions with Switched Before Birth, in which real tales of IVF inspired the film, and it served as a rallying cry for why the procedure desperately needs federal regulation. It could spare so much …

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The Fight That Never Ends Sneak Peek: Everyone Wants Chang, But Will They Do The Work?

If there’s something that most people can agree on, it’s the idea that the world could use more unity, community, justice, and change. With its string of inspirational and heartening films, Lifetime presents The Fight that Never Ends, a film inspired by the real experiences of Joanne Beck, who serves as producer of the movie. …

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Left for Dead: The Ashley Reeves Story Sneak Peek: Triumph Over Tragedy, Ashley Takes a Stand!

There is nothing quite like a woman’s indomitable spirit. It’s that spirit and resilience that is full display in Left for Dead: The Ashley Reeves Story, the true-crime flick that’s part of Lifetime’s Summer of Secrets slate. The shocking, inspiring account of Ashley Reeves comes to the small screen with talents Anwen O’Driscoll and the …

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Gone Mom: The Disappearance of Jennifer Dulos Review: When the System Fails, Tragedy Strikes

Money truly is the root of all evil. It’s one of many takeaways from Gone Mom: The Disappearance of Jennifer Dulos, one of the true-crime-inspired films as part of Lifetime’s Summer of Secrets slate. The tragic disappearance, and presumed death, of this beautiful, kind woman of five is utterly heartbreaking. Annabeth Gish’s likeness to the …

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V.C. Andrews’ Ruby Review: Twin Wars, Voodoo Queens, & Mean Teens!

We got backstabbing, sex, shocking family secrets, rags to riches, and a little incest for spice. Oh yes, Fanatics, the wildly entertaining collaborative forces of V.C. Andrews and Lifetime are back for another backwoods saga, and bloody hell, for better or worse, so is TV Fanatic with its coverage. So much for cancel culture, am …

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The Christmas Setup Review: Lifetime Strikes Gold with Its First Queer Holiday Romance!

Did Lifetime give us a near-perfect Christmas film while breaking new ground in the process? Why yes, indeed they did. The Christmas Setup had everything you could possibly ask for, and it just so happened to be the network’s first queer holiday rom-com too. And given their successful execution of this one, while filming during …

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‘Merry Liddle Christmas Wedding’ Star Teases It’s Not An ‘Easy Road’ To Jacquie & Tyler’s Big Day

Jacquie and Tyler’s love story continues in ‘Merry Liddle Christmas Wedding.’ HL spoke EXCLUSIVELY with Thomas Cadrot about the couple’s road to the big day and a potential third movie! Merry Liddle Christmas Wedding is making Lifetime history. The film, premiering Nov. 28, is Lifetime’s first-ever Christmas sequel. Jacquie and Tyler are planning their perfect …

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Feliz NaviDAD Review: A Family-Oriented Romance with a Poignant Take on Living with Grief

Melissa Joan Hart and HartBreak production have done it again. Feliz NaviDAD was another pleasing film that was just as much about family as it was about its two leads finding love with one another. In many ways, those make the best Christmas movies, and Feliz NaviDAD was certainly one of the cutest. Lifetime is …

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A Welcome Home Christmas Review: Operation Perfect Veterans Romance is a Success!

It’s OK if you’re dabbing at your eyes. Who wouldn’t be after experiencing A Welcome Home Christmas, which was bursting with love in all of its forms, community, service, heart, and some magic too. A Welcome Home Christmas had all of the right elements, perfectly combined to make a Christmas flick that stirred your soul. …

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Writer, Gary Goldstein on Lifetime’s Forever Christmas and the Booming Holiday Movie Biz

Lifetime has snagged the rights to a movie based on a book by Ruth Clampett, titled Mr. 365. As part of their It’s a Wonderful Lifetime celebration, Forever Christmas airs on Sunday, October 25 at 8/7c. My friend, Gary Goldstein, optioned Ruth’s book for adaptation, and he jumped on the phone with me to chat …

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Christmas Unwrapped Review: Believe in Magic and Love!

‘Tis the season to believe in the magic of Christmas. And if Christmas Unwrapped didn’t warm you up to the early start of the holiday season, then brace yourselves because Lifetime’s Christmaspalooza is bound to shell out a film that gets you in the feels. With Christmas magic, kindness, and a sweet romance, Christmas Unwrapped …

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It’s A Wonderful Lifetime’s 2020 Lineup: Bringing the Holiday Joy Early!

We can all agree that 2020 is definitely getting coal in its stocking. Fortunately, Lifetime is playing Santa and gifting us with a star-studded, wholesome, inclusive, and highly-anticipated slew of Christmas films. Let’s face it, we can take all the cheesy, teeth-achingly sweet, warm, and fuzzy goodness we can get. Lifetime’s Christmas lineup is the …

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