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Lorena 

TV-MA | | Documentary, Crime | TV Series (2019– )
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From Executive Producer Jordan Peele, this four-part docuseries re-investigates the events of 1993, where Lorena Bobbitt sliced off her husband's penis after years of abuse.
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Lorena Bobbitt ...  Herself 4 episodes, 2019
John Wayne Bobbitt ...  Himself 4 episodes, 2019
Paul Ebert Paul Ebert ...  Himself 4 episodes, 2019
Kim Gandy Kim Gandy ...  Herself 4 episodes, 2019
Joe Biden ...  Himself 3 episodes, 2019
Blair Howard Blair Howard ...  Himself 3 episodes, 2019
Jenny Jones ...  Herself 3 episodes, 2019
Larry King ...  Himself 3 episodes, 2019
Kim Masters Kim Masters ...  Herself 3 episodes, 2019
Geraldo Rivera ...  Himself 3 episodes, 2019
David Berman David Berman ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2019
Bill Clinton ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2019
Katie Couric ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2019
Whoopi Goldberg ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2019
Steve Harvey ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2019
Anita Hill ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2019
Kristin Jeannette-Meyers Kristin Jeannette-Meyers ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2019
James Sehn James Sehn ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2019
Howard Stern ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2019
Gay Talese ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2019
Elizabeth Vargas ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2019
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From Executive Producer Jordan Peele, this four-part docuseries investigates the events of 1993, where Lorena Bobbitt sliced off her husband's penis after years of abuse. John and Lorena Bobbitt's stories exploded into a 24-hour news cycle. She became a national joke, her suffering ignored by the male-dominated press. But as John spiraled downward, Lorena found strength in the scars of her ordeal.

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15 February 2019 (USA) See more »

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Lorena Bobbitt is mentioned indirectly (though not by name) in Fight Club (1999). See quotes for that movie. See more »

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Compassionate storytelling
21 February 2019 | by Frankie1993See all my reviews

This is a compelling documentary that gives the full scope of the event that the media never gave it before. All sides are truly shone and the way the story is presented makes it deeply moving. Highly recommend


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