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Believe Me: The Abduction of Lisa McVey (2018)

On the night she plans on taking her own life, a 17-year-old girl is kidnapped and finds herself fighting to stay alive. She manages to talk her attacker into releasing her, but when she ... See full summary »

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Jim Donovan

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Christina Welsh
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Cast

Credited cast:
Shelby Bain ... Sarah Pinkerton
Katie Douglas ... Lisa McVey
David James Elliott ... Larry Pinkerton
Kim Horsman Kim Horsman ... Diane
Deanna Interbartolo ... Young Lisa
Robert B. Kennedy ... Lieutenant Dutton
Kelsey Klippenstein ... Doughnut shop patron
Kiera Scharf Kiera Scharf ... Young Lorrie
Zach Smadu ... Officer Gibbons
Rossif Sutherland ... Bobby Joe Long
Catherine Tait ... Aunt Carol
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On the night she plans on taking her own life, a 17-year-old girl is kidnapped and finds herself fighting to stay alive. She manages to talk her attacker into releasing her, but when she returns home, no one believes her story except for one detective, who suspects she was abducted by a serial killer. Based on horrifying true events. Written by Anonymous

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Biography | Crime | Drama

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Country:

Canada

Release Date:

30 September 2018 (USA) See more »

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Believe Me: The Abduction of Lisa McVey See more »

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On April 23, 2019, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signed Bobby Joe Long's death warrant, this being the first death warrant signed by DeSantis since he took office in January 2019. Long's subsequent appeals were denied and he was executed by lethal injection on May 23, 2019. He was pronounced dead at 6:55 p.m. and made no last statement. See more »

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At the end of the movie Lisa hugs the detective, her right arm goes from being under his left arm to around it then under it again. See more »

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27 April 2019 | by pamdarocheSee all my reviews

I grew up in Florida and remember when this happened. 2 days ago Governor Ron DeSantis signed his execution warrant. He'll be executed at the end of May. Finally!!


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