6.6/10
737
10 user 1 critic

Reviving Ophelia (2010)

TV-14 | | Drama | TV Movie 11 October 2010
The difficulties two sisters face raising their teenage daughters

Director:

Writers:

(teleplay), (book)
Reviews

Watch Now

From $14.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

ON DISC
2 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Accused at 17 (2009)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A teenager is accused of murdering a classmate and claims that she was framed by her best friend. Her mother must try to find the truth.

Director: Doug Campbell
Stars: Cynthia Gibb, Nicole Gale Anderson, Janet Montgomery
Odd Girl Out (TV Movie 2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A teenager is bullied by her former friends when they discover that she has a crush on the same boy as the most popular girl in school does.

Director: Tom McLoughlin
Stars: Alexa PenaVega, Lisa Vidal, Leah Pipes
Girl Fight (TV Movie 2011)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A video of an assault on a teenager surfaces on the Internet.

Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal
Stars: Anne Heche, James Tupper, Jodelle Ferland
A Daughter's Nightmare (TV Movie 2014)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Following the death of her husband, Ariel's mother Dana finds a friend in the mysterious Adam. When Dana's health starts to fail, Ariel suspects Adam might not have the best of intentions.

Director: Vic Sarin
Stars: Emily Osment, Paul Johansson, Victoria Pratt
The Hazing Secret (TV Movie 2014)
Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Every night Megan has the same dream, of a party and the death of a sister, but when she's invited to a Greek reunion, she realizes there maybe more to her dream.

Director: Jonathan Wright
Stars: Shenae Grimes-Beech, Keegan Allen, Amanda Thomson
Stalked at 17 (TV Movie 2012)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

An abusive man promises to kill his girlfriend when she threatens to end the relationship and take their baby.

Director: Doug Campbell
Stars: Taylor Spreitler, Charles Hittinger, Amy Pietz
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

When a woman and her boyfriend are injured in a car crash, he is left with a leg injury which requires them to hire a nurse, but the woman they select is more trouble than she appears.

Director: Craig Moss
Stars: Sarah Butler, Lindsay Hartley, Steven Good
Betrayed at 17 (TV Movie 2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A mother vows to get justice when her daughter's life is destroyed by a sex video that goes viral.

Director: Doug Campbell
Stars: Alexandra Paul, Jake Thomas, Katie Gill
Pregnancy Pact (TV Movie 2010)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Inspired by the true story of teenagers at Gloucester (Mass.) High School who agreed to get pregnant at the same time.

Director: Rosemary Rodriguez
Stars: Thora Birch, Madisen Beaty, David Clayton Rogers
Biography | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A teacher is harassed by a group of snotty, popular cheerleaders who think they can get away with anything. However, the teacher has no intention of taking their rude behavior.

Director: Tom McLoughlin
Stars: Jenna Dewan Tatum, Ashley Benson, Aimee Spring Fortier
She's Too Young (TV Movie 2004)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Halifax is hit with an outbreak of STD's among high-school students. Among them is Hannah Vogul, and her horrified mother tries to find out the story of why this is happening.

Director: Tom McLoughlin
Stars: Marcia Gay Harden, Alexis Dziena, Mike Erwin
The Cheating Pact (TV Movie 2013)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

With help from her mother, a teenager must prove that two fellow students framed her for murder.

Director: Doug Campbell
Stars: Daniela Bobadilla, Laura Ashley Samuels, Laura Wiggins
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Rebecca Williams ...
...
Mark Stenwyck
...
Kelli Dunley
...
Walter
...
Le Anne
...
Cody
...
Austin
...
Vicky
...
Lainie
...
Amy
Deborah Grover ...
Principal Miller (as Deb Grover)
...
Lindsay
...
Mr. Marshall
...
Ty Benchley
Edit

Storyline

Marie Jones and Le Ann Dunley are sisters that leaned on one another through their life challenges. Marie is married and Le Anne is a single mother. Marie and husband Walter raise a seventeen year old daughter named Elizabeth, who has a picture perfect life with a seemingly equally wonderful boyfriend named Mark. Le Ann raises her sixteen year old daughter named Kelli and finds it tough to relate to the pressures her daughter is facing with boys, friends, and school. Meanwhile, Mark and Elizabeth are getting along well, and starting to have a perfect life. The relationship turns stormy however, Mark is dominating her by calling her continuously and not allowing her to talk to other men. One night she is hospitalized, but denies that Mark has put her there. Kelli begins to get suspicious about the bruises that Elizabeth has sustained. Elizabeth's parents try to intervene in the relationship but it doesn't do any good. Finally, Elizabeth cannot take the abuse anymore so she decides to ... Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-14

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

11 October 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Des bleus au coeur  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

When Lizzie's mom first finds out that Mark hit her, she and Lizzie argue in her bedroom. The blood on Lizzie's face appears and disappears as the scene goes on. See more »

Quotes

Elizabeth: [opens the door] Kelli's lying, okay? She hates Mark.
[throws bag to the right of the door]
Marie: How long are you gonna keep denying it?
Elizabeth: I-I fell - I tripped over the curb-I
[Marie grabs her from behind]
Marie: [hysterical, emotional] You look in the mirror!
Elizabeth: [mutters] Or what?
Marie: Tell me you did that to your face by falling!
[pushes past her]
Elizabeth: Mom - where -
[...]
See more »

Soundtracks

The Gray
Written by Lindsey Haun, Sara Carter, and Vanessa Juarez
Performed by Jake Olson and The Haun Solo Project
Produced by Jimmy Haun, Lindsey Haun, and The Haun Solo Project
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Raises good awareness
17 January 2015 | by See all my reviews

Reviving Ophelia is a great movie for older teenage girls. A little over-dramatic (okay, way over-dramatic) and terrible acting, but raises good awareness about abusive relationships. Sometimes we don't know someone's crazy until it's too late.

I wish I had known the things this movie teaches before I had started dating. It's also important for parents to know how to handle the situation. Because it's true. If you push back on your child who is in an abusive relationship, they will only hide things from you and stay with the abuser.

For younger teenagers, there are small parts you might want to skip. No significant nudity is shown, but a mom walks in on her daughter giving a random guy from her English class oral sex. She doesn't get away with it and learns, so some parents might not mind.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page