Troubled by her parents' recent divorce, Beth Moss turns to bulimia in order to gain control over one aspect of her life. As she increases the frequency of her purges, her health deteriorates and her compulsions severely worry her friends and family, who only wish for her to recover.
A high school cheerleader suspects that her popular boyfriend is responsible for the brutal murder of a pregnant girl from the wrong side of the tracks, and, with the help of the dead girl's mother, strives to bring him to justice. Inspired by a true story.
The young granddaughter of an abusive grandfather finds happiness when she's taken under the wing of an older black couple. Her mother tries to overcome the family's problems, but she's continually beaten back by her controlling father.
A bittersweet and heartfelt story about going back. In the twenty-four hours before their 20th high school reunion, five friends, a younger brother and a mysterious photojournalist are reunited by determined Mayor Margaret to remember the good times of 1981.
In 1989, a group of locally renowned high school athletes in Glen Ridge, New Jersey are accused of the gang rape of a teen girl with special needs. When the town rallies to protect their stars, a detective and the prosecutor must unravel the heinous cover-up by the police and school board.