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Your Worst Nightmare

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Dark dreams see the light of day in "Your Worst Nightmare," a typical Investigation Discovery true-crime series complete with jump-out-of-your-seat moments and chilling conclusions. Classic suspense film techniques highlight re-enactments of creepy, harrowing crimes, as victims' darkest dreams become unfathomable realities. Each hourlong episode features one story interlaced with commentary from law enforcement, criminal justice professionals, and psychologists, plus accounts from friends and family of the victim.

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After college graduate Anita Wooldridge goes missing from her parents' home, investigators must rely on quick thinking and cunning police work, as they race against the clock to find her before it's too late.
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Devastated by personal loss, Heather Kelso finds a fresh start in a familiar place and falls fast and hard for charismatic Gerry DeJesus; jealousy and other friendships drive a deadly wedge straight into the heart of their relationship.
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After becoming involved with controversial lawyer Catherine Mehaffey, Gary Taylor realizes he's made a grave mistake and won't be able to break things off without calamitous repercussions.
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Frankie Cochran falls for handsome David Gehrard, then his behavior begins to alarm Cochran, making her wonder if a secret from Gehrard's past holds more meaning than she thought.
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In Montana, 22-year-old runner Kari Swenson is abducted by mountain men; when Swenson learns of their twisted plans, she realizes she must do everything in her power to escape or die trying.
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Karen Widdoss thinks she's rid of her possessive ex-boyfriend, Leonard; while dating someone new, Karen can't shake the feeling she's being watched; when a stalker steps out of the shadows, he doesn't look at all like she imagined.
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When Peggy Klinke returns to school to pursue her dream of becoming a doctor, she catches the eye of fellow student Patrick Kennedy; their relationship leads them down a terrifying path of jealousy, obsession and murder.
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Coworkers become concerned when a trusted legal assistant fails to show up for work; as the sordid details of the employee's abduction come to light, it appears someone at the office may know more than they let on.
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After leaving a violent ex-husband and firing a problem employee, Cathy Whitehead builds a new life with the man of her dreams, then a stranger shows up on her doorstep one night, and she's soon drawn into the web of a familiar foe.
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Natalie Purdie moves from New York City to Norfolk, Va., making new friends both on and off her high school dance squad; as Natalie's life revolves around dance, she has no idea a violent obsession revolves around her.
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For 17-year-old Sarah Wisnosky, college is all about new experiences, so when she catches the eye of a flirty frat member, she's happy to play along, then the college freshman discovers he's hiding a dark secret.
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As investigators dive into the missing persons case of 13-year-old Jessyca Mullenberg, they soon realize the meticulous planning that went into her kidnapping and the lengths her abductor is willing to go to to avoid being caught.
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Cousins Ana Franklin and Jennifer Holliday are traveling home late one night when terror strikes; Holliday is taken hostage by an unstable individual, but she manages to call a 911 operator, who will stop at nothing to save her.
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On Mother's Day, first-time mother Tennyson Jacobson fights off a violent intruder during her daughter's nap time.
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Despite her family's protests, 19-year-old Micah Rine marries Thomas Pate and moves away with him; when Thomas reports Micah missing after she fails to return home from a run, investigators take a close look at their life together in Tennessee.
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Single mom Carrie Caudill and a friend embark on a girl's night out, but an unexpected confrontation puts Carrie on a dangerous collision course with a sadistic madman.
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Florida teenager Karen Slattery gets brutally murdered while babysitting a neighbors' children; the violent intruder vanishes without a trace, and the case goes cold.
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After 30-year-old single mother Kaye Robinson turns a stranger away from her door late at night, she has no idea that the threat to her family is far from over; with her young son in the home, Kaye will do everything in her power to keep him safe.
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Single mom Joi Partain finds love with Jonathan Pearson, but after the couple move to Florida with Joi's daughter, troubles spiral until they hit a bloody point of no return.
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With a new home and loving fiancé, single mother Lisa Filiaggi finally feels as though luck is on her side, then past troubles come back to haunt her and threaten to destroy all her future plans.
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It's love at first sight for 19-year-old Ashleigh Lindsey when she is introduced to Josh Mahaffey by his roommate, Scott; then, she decides to move in with Josh and Scott, and it soon becomes clear there isn't room for three under the same roof.

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