Based on a true story, the riveting drama "Homeless to Harvard: The Liz Murray Story" (2003) stars Thora Birch as the child of drug-addled parents who wound up homeless and alone by the time she was 15. But her tenacity and drive prevailed, allowing her to finish high school and win a New York Times scholarship that would lead her to the Ivy League. With Kelly Lynch, Michael Riley. The Geralyn Lucas memoir "Why I Wore Lipstick to My Mastectomy" (2006) stars Sarah Chalke as 27-year-old Lucas, who bravely faces a battle with breast cancer. With Jay Harrington, Patti LaBelle. Based on the autobiographical novel by food critic Jane Stern, the comedy/drama "Ambulance Girl" (2005) stars Kathy Bates (who also directed) as a middle-aged writer who seeks a change in her life to overcome her clinical depression and finds it by training to become an EMT. Robin Thomas co-stars as Jane's co-author husband, Michael. Two-disc set also includes "We Were the Mulvaneys." 5 3/4 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English.