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The Best Based On True Story TV Shows on Lifetime

Finding a good Based On True Story TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Based On True Story TV shows of all time streaming on Lifetime.

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1. I Survived...

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55/100
Year: 2008-2020Seasons: 9
Documentary, Reality

What it's about: What would you do if you were confronted with death? What gives someone the strength to survive? Is it luck, chance, instinct? In a stripped-down, simple-yet-cinematic interview style, “I Survived…” allows survivors to explain, in their own words, how they overcame unbelievable circumstances — offering insight into what got them through the experience that changed their lives forever.

Where to Watch: 40 episodes (25%) are available to watch free online (Lifetime, Tubi & IMDb TV). 52 episodes (33%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (Lifetime). 69 episodes (44%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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2. The Haunting Of...

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6.9/10
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49/100
Year: 2012-2020Rated: TV-PGSeasons: 7
Documentary, Biography

What it's about: "The Haunting Of..." is an original series featuring world-renowned psychic-medium Kim Russo as she gives an exclusive look at celebrities who have had their lives changed by paranormal events. Each one-hour episode of "The Haunting Of..."

Where to Watch: 10 episodes (12%) are available to watch free online (Lifetime & IMDb TV). 28 episodes (34%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (Lifetime).

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3. Killer Kids

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Year: 2011-2020Rated: TV-14Seasons: 4
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What it's about: Killer Kids provides an in-depth profile of the lives of kids who kill. What can possibly motivate kids to commit criminal acts and even murder? From hate crimes to gang initiations, murders of family members to occult ceremonies, each case in the series exposes different motives and methods of murders by children.

Where to Watch: 29 episodes (50%) are available to watch free online (Lifetime & Tubi). 8 episodes (14%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix). 34 episodes (59%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (Lifetime).