Skip to main content alibris logo

Homeless to Harvard: The Liz Murray Story ()

directed by Peter Levin
featuring Thora Birch, Kelly Lynch, Michael Riley, Makyla Smith, Elliot Page

Write The First Customer Review
Homeless to Harvard: The Liz Murray Story - Peter Levin
Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

In this fact-based cable TV drama, Thora Birch stars as Liz Murray, the daughter of a loving but extremely dysfunctional Bronx family. Weighed down with a coke-addict father and an HIV-infected mother, Liz spends her early years shuttling from squalid apartment to public shelter and back again. At 15, she breaks away from her home life (what there is of it) and takes to the streets. Only after the death of her mother does Liz develop the determination to better her lot in life. Virtually begging her way back into high ...