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Wives with Knives

2015TV-14
Wives with Knives features true stories of fairy-tale romances that crumble and push women to stab their partners. The episodes feature interviews with the women, their families and friends and, sometimes, their victims, along with dramatic reenactments.
Starring
Casey JordanCharlie GouveiaDonna Buchanan
Genres
Unscripted
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. Living the High Life
    November 28, 2014
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    After a successful run as a cocaine smuggler in glamorous 1980's Fort Lauderdale, Donna Buchanan gets caught up with an older gentleman named Charlie. But Charlie is an enabler and abuser. After years of misery, Donna snaps and stabs Charlie 54 times.
  2. 2. The Sexual Misfit
    December 5, 2014
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Krista Clark is a social misfit who's been shunned her entire life. She uses sex to win attention from men. She meets Tim and thinks she's found it. But when that relationship unravels, Krista's frustration reaches a bloody breaking point.
  3. 3. The Politics of Love
    December 12, 2014
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Diane falls for charismatic politician Joe Reilly, but as soon as they say "I do," Joe reveals his inner abusive tyrant. One fight escalates, landing Joe in the hospital. It's a messy he-said, she-said affair in court, but in the end, Diane stays.
  4. 4. The 26 Year War
    December 19, 2014
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Single mother Laurene Rugen starts dating her neighbor Chris and enters into a decades-long cycle of terrifying abuse. She refuses to leave, thinking she can change him. When she finally gathers the courage to demand a divorce tensions explode.
  5. 5. Battlefield of Love
    December 26, 2014
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Charlene Jackson puts her military career on hold to marry Paul. When she finds out he's into threesomes with other women, she runs and deploys to Kuwait, falling in love with another soldier. When she asks Paul for a divorce, it's a fight to the finish.
  6. 6. Stranger in My House
    January 2, 2015
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    After a failed marriage and an abusive relationship with a cruel boyfriend, Liz Cahoon finally finds the perfect man in Eric. But the ghosts of her past and the demons of her addiction mix to cause an out of body trance that leads to bloody attack.
  7. 7. Mama's Little Princess
    January 9, 2015
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Nicole Taylor is a spoiled princess never learned how to be independent. Spending a lifetime abusing drugs and chasing bad boys, she falls head over heels for Freddie. Her obsession with Freddie turns a lover's quarrel into a violent ending.
  8. 8. Army of Lovers
    January 16, 2015
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Former track star Fatimah Leday joins the army, where she meets a smooth talking soldier named Carlton. The two return to the U.S. and marry. Unfortunately, Fatimah still wants to sow her wild oats, leading to a full-scale war with her husband.
  9. 9. Can't Let Go
    January 23, 2015
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Jamie Santos is a wild child who refuses to be tamed. She meets Jonathan and quickly becomes obsessed with him. They break up but later reunite, marry and have a child. But her jealousy eventually boils over with devastating consequences.
  10. 10. The Ecstasy and the Agony
    January 30, 2015
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Beautiful Latvian Yekaterina Petrov's mother dies and she loses herself in the glitzy Miami nightclub scene. When she meets Mark, a handsome club promoter, the two set off on a rocky romance fueled by sex, drugs and violence, making front page news.

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