This is a really good movie that I watched back when it
aired on Lifetime in October and
reviewed it. It's good
to have a copy for my DVD collection. I think everyone
should watch this movie because it tells a very interesting
Included on the DVD is a documentary about the real life
Carlina and her family, "Beyond the Headlines: The Carlina
White Story". Unfortunately, the real life story does
not have as much of a happy ending as the Lifetime movie, it
sounds like. But life is like that, I guess. It was
interesting to see the real-life people and compare them to
their TV counterparts. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did!
Experience the mystery that captivated American audiences, the
emotional true story of one woman's journey to solve her own
kidnapping. A Lifetime® Original Movie based on a true story,
Abducted: The Carlina White Story arrives on DVD March 5th from
Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Carlina White was abducted as an infant
from a New York hospital, solved her own kidnapping and was reunited
with her biological parents 23 years later. Starring Aunjanue Ellis
(The Help), Keke Palmer (Akeelah and the Bee) and Sherri Shepherd
(TV's "The View"), this Lifetime® Original Movie attracted 4.1
million viewers upon its television premiere. The DVD includes
Lifetime's one-hour TV documentary going beyond the headlines of the
real Carlina White story (which attracted 3.5 million viewers). The
Abducted: The Carlina White Story DVD will be available for the
suggested retail price of $19.98.
In August of 1987, new parents Joy White and Carl Tyson took their
19-day-old daughter Carlina to Harlem Hospital in New York with a
high fever. Ann Pettway, who had suffered a series of miscarriages
and was desperate for a child of her own, posed as a hospital nurse
and walked out of the hospital with Carlina hidden from view. While
Joy and Carl desperately searched for their daughter over the years,
Pettway was raising Carlina in Bridgeport, Connecticut--a mere 45
miles from New York City. As Carlina grew older she began to suspect
Pettway was not her birth mother and launched her own investigation.
DVD SPECIAL FEATURES*
* Beyond the Headlines: The Carlina
White Story (Bonus Documentary - 45 minutes)
*Subject to change
Aunjanue Ellis The Help, Ray, Undercover
Keke Palmer Akeelah and the Bee, Joyful Noise,
Madea's Family Reunion
Sherri Shepherd TV's "The View," One for the
Money,TV's "30 Rock"
Roger Cross TV's "Arrow," TV's "24"
Year of Production: 2012
Title Copyright:© 2012 A&E Television Networks, LLC. All
Rights Reserved. Distributed by Lionsgate Entertainment
under license from A+E Networks Consumer Products(TM).
Lifetime, the Lifetime design logo and Your Life. Your Time
are trademarks of Lifetime Entertainment Services, LLC, a
wholly- owned division of A&E Television Networks, LLC.
Cover Art and Design © 2012 A&E Television Networks, LLC.
All Rights Reserved.
Type: TV on DVD
Rating: Not Rated
Closed Captioned: N/A
Subtitles: English and Spanish
Format: 16x9 Widescreen (1.78:1)
Feature Running Time: 90 minutes
DVD Audio Status: 2.0 Dolby Digital
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