How to watch The Girl in the Basement in the UK, the disturbing film based on Josef Fritzl’s crimes

The Girl in the Basement is a Lifetime movie that was released in 2021, but has recently gained attention from fans who have been shocked by the film’s disturbing themes.

The Girl in the Basement revolves around a teenager named Sara (Stefanie Scott) who is looking forward to her 18th birthday so she can finally move away from her controlling father Don (Judd Nelson). However, her father imprisons her in the basement of their family home and keeps her captive there for years. During this time he tortures and rapes his daughter, which leads her to giving birth to several children.