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The Best '90s Lifetime Movies 

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Updated November 3, 2019 10.1k votes 3k voters 168.4k views 38 items

List Rules Only made for TV movies that aired on the Lifetime Channel during the 1990s.

If you’re looking for drama, suspense, romance, intrigue, mystery, cheating, lying, and pretty much everything else that makes movies entertaining, you’ve come to the right place. On this list of the best ‘90s Lifetime movies, you’ll find a diverse collection of made-for TV movies that will leave you spellbound, and keep you glued to the edge of your seat. What are the best 90s Lifetime movies? Vote up your favorites!

The top 90s Lifetime movies feature a host of stars in the early days of their now-illustrious careers. You’ll see familiar faces like Brad Pitt, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Ann Bancroft, and Sarah Jessica Parker. Notable great Lifetime films on this list include No One Would Tell, For the Love of Nancy, and the salacious The Babysitter Seduction. What do you think is the greatest 90s Lifetime movie? There sure are plenty of great Lifetime movies from the 90s to choose from.

Is your favorite 90s Lifetime movie featured on this list? Scroll through, re-rank, and be sure to vote up the best 1990s Lifetime films! Then, check out Lifetime movies in 2018 and 2019.

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My Stepson My Lover is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best '90s Lifetime Movies
My Stepson My Lover
I Can Make You Love Me ... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best '90s Lifetime Movies
Egle BD added Brooke Shields, Richard Thomas, Linda Emond

Released: 1993

Directed by: Michael Switzer

I Can Make You Love Me, also known as Stalking Laura, is an American made-for-television film starring Richard Thomas and Brooke Shields. The film is based on the real-life story of American ...more
Invisible Child is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best '90s Lifetime Movies
Rita Wilson, Victor Garber, Mae Whitman

Released: 1999

Directed by: Joan Micklin Silver

Invisible Child is a 1999 American television drama film starring Rita Wilson as a mother who imagines she has three children when she has only two. Fearing his wife may be institutionalized ...more
Prison of Secrets is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best '90s Lifetime Movies
Stephanie Zimbalist, Finola Hughes, Dan Lauria

Released: 1997

Directed by: Fred Gerber

Prison of Secrets is a 1997 American television film directed by Fred Gerber. The film is based on a true story and focuses on a female prison inmate who fights for women's rights while still in
Lisa is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best '90s Lifetime Movies
Cheryl Ladd, Jeffrey Tambor, Staci Keanan

Released: 1990

Directed by: Gary Sherman

Lisa is an 1990 American thriller/drama film about a teenage girl's infatuation with a stranger that, unbeknownst to her, is a serial killer-stalker. The film was directed and co-written by Gary ...more
A Dream is a Wish Your H... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best '90s Lifetime Movies
A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes: The Annette Funicello Story
Who Is Clark Rockefeller... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best '90s Lifetime Movies
Matt Lauer, Meredith Vieira, Eric McCormack

Released: 2010

Directed by: Mikael Salomon

Who Is Clark Rockefeller? is a 2010 American police procedural television film directed by Mikael Salomon and written and co-produced by Edithe Swensen. It stars Eric McCormack as Christian ...more
When Innocence Is Lost ... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best '90s Lifetime Movies
Molly Kate added Keri Russell, Jill Clayburgh, Charlotte Sullivan

Released: 1997

Directed by: Bethany Rooney

When Innocence Is Lost is a film directed by Bethany Rooney released on April 7, 1997.
In the Best Interest of ... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best '90s Lifetime Movies
Molly Kate added In the Best Interest of the Children Sarah Jessica Parker, Jane Lynch, Sally Struthers

Directed by: Michael Ray Rhodes

In the Best Interest of the Children is a fact-based TV film starring Sarah Jessica Parker who plays a woman struggling with manic-depression while raising her five children. This leads to the ...more
The 4th Floor is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best '90s Lifetime Movies
Juliette Lewis, William Hurt, Artie Lange

Released: 1999

Directed by: Josh Klausner

The 4th Floor is a 1999 film, written and directed by Josh Klausner. The film stars Juliette Lewis, William Hurt, Shelley Duvall and Austin Pendleton. The film was released in 1999 in Germany, ...more
Escape from Polygamy is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best '90s Lifetime Movies
DEB816 added Escape from Polygamy Haley Lu Richardson, Mary McCormack, Sam Hennings

Released: 2013

Directed by: Rachel Goldenberg

Closer to Home is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best '90s Lifetime Movies
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Liz: The Elizabeth Taylo... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best '90s Lifetime Movies
Sherilyn Fenn, Katherine Helmond, Kevin McCarthy

Released: 1995

Directed by: Kevin Connor

Liz: The Elizabeth Taylor Story is a 1995 biographical TV film directed by Kevin Connor. The film stars Sherilyn Fenn, Katherine Helmond, Nigel Havers, Angus Macfadyen, William McNamara and Ray