Question: Question: What is the name of this made-for-TV movie starring Nancy McKeon (The Facts of Life) where she was an abused wife and was stabbed quite a few times and the police just stood there and watched? Dennis H., Oshawa, Ont., Canada

 

Answer: Televisionary: You're thinking of A Cry for Help: The Tracey Thurman Story, a 1989 NBC TV movie. As far as I know, however, it's not available on home video.