There are a lot of movies that you watch, some you forget and some of them leave a great impact on you. Here we have made a list of top 10 Lifetime Movies that are made under the banner of Lifetime and they all are great made for TV movies that must be in your ‘to watch list’. All these movies are available on Youtube.
- After the Promise (IMBD Rating- 7.7)
The TV-movie was released in 1987. This Youtube lifetime movie is a story of Elmer Jackson, a carpenter who lives in a small town in Californian and struggling to bring up 4 children after the death of his wife. He is not able to take care of the boys properly so the Government places the boys into different foster homes and institutions. Now Jackson is determined to find his boys but he is suffering from depression and the court has imposed some difficult conditions which are making it difficult for him to do so. His second wife then helps him to find his boys.
- Who Will Love My Children? (IMBD Rating- 7.5)
This made for TV biopic was released in 1983 and is based on the life of Lucile Fray. Lucile has 10 children and is diagnosed with terminal cancer. She very well knows that her husband is not capable of taking care of the kids. So, she took a responsibility to find suitable and loving homes for her children along with the fighting the disease. So, get your popcorn and tissue roll and start watching this youtube lifetime movie, as you can’t watch it without crying.
- The Rosa Parks Story (IMBD Ratings- 7.4)
The biopic was released in 2002. The movie depicts the story of civil rights activist Rosa Parks. The story of the movie starts with her days as a private school student and shows her public battle against racism and rights. Rosa Parks became a secretary for the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People and defends the child victims of racism. But the things got more serious when she got arrested for not giving her seat in a bus to a white passenger. After that incident, Parks inspired the 1955 Montgomery Bus Boycott. This is one of the best lifetime movies on youtube.
- The Loneliest Runner (IMBD Rating- 7.3)
The movie released in 1976, is based on true story. It is a story about a teenager John Curtis who is facing a problem. He wets his bed every night and his mother thinks that if she displays this publicly, maybe out of embarrassment, he stop doing that. So, every morning she displays his stained bedsheet out from the window.
To save himself from the embarrassment, John runs from school and remove the bedsheet before any of his schoolmates comes across his house. He becomes quite a good runner that he joins the school track team. John excels in running and eventually become an Olympic athlete.
- In the Line of Duty: The F.B.I. Murders (IMBD Rating- 7.3)
This made for TV thriller was released in 1988 and is based on a true story. A veteran FBI agent Ben Grogan leads a team that is after the criminals that are actively doing murders and robberies. With a series of evidence, they are able to get closer to the criminals but catching them is not easy. They caught up in a violent fight. Watch yourself to know what happens next.
- Walking Across Egypt (IMBD Rating- 7.2)
Walking Across Egypt is a 1999 comedy-drama about an elderly widow, Mattie Rigsbee who realized that she cannot live on her own anymore. She is introduced to an orphaned nephew of a town dogcatcher. Mattie becomes friends with the boy. Though the boy is accused of auto theft, she finds potential in the boy and decides to help him by letting him live with her and pointing the boy in the right direction.
- Gone in the Night (IMBD Rating- 7.2)
This TV movie is a 1996 film about the Jaclyn Dowaliby murder case. A 7 years old girl disappears in the night. Later she was found dead and her parents are arrested as the accused of the murder. They were later released as there were not enough evidence to prove anything.
- A Long Way Home (IMBD Rating- 7.2)
This made for TV drama was released in 1981. This is a story of a young man, Donald who set out to search his brother and sister many years after the three were sent to separate foster homes by their parents. Donald was struggling to cut through the layers of bureaucratic red tape when he met with a helpful counselor. The lady offers her help in locating his missing brother and sister.
- The Brooke Ellison Story (IMBD Rating- 7.1)
This made for TV biopic was released in 2004 and is a real story of Brooke Ellison. She is struck by a bus at a very young age and suffers from a near-fatal neck injury. With the help of her family, she fights all the odds and gets through the school and university. This lifetime movie on Youtube is too amazing to be described in words.
- Something About Amelia (IMBD Rating- 7)
The movie is a 1984 television film about a family that seems normal on the outside but there is nothing normal inside. Amelia and Beth Bennett are daughters of Steven and Gail. Their marriage is not a successful one but it was still going on. Amelia is 13 years old and she is sexually molested by her father. She was silent about this until a school guidance counseling took place.
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