"Taken Back Finding Haley" is a Lifetime movie that is based on "true events." The film originally aired on Lifetime in 2012 starring Moira Kelly, Amanda Tapping and Kacey Rohl, according to TV Film News. The names and locations in "Taken Back" were changed.
"Taken Back Finding Haley" is a gripping film that follows a loving mother who is obsessed with finding her little girl, who was abducted at a carnival while riding a carousel. For the next 10 years, Karen's mental stability weakens as she desperately tries to find her missing daughter. Ultimately, she kidnaps a young girl, who she is convinced is her daughter. The movie leads viewers on a chase to find out if Karen has snapped or if Karen is right.
The movie was not advertised as a movie based on a true story. Instead the movie was based on "true events." According to the Movies Based On True Stories Database, the movie could be inspired by the Eija Potter kidnapping case that happened in Florida in 1997. Viewers also see some similarity in the movie and the true story of Delimar Vera.
The movie still airs on Lifetime and the Lifetime Movie Network.