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Based On A True Story Movies

Here we collected the best based on a true story movies in order of popularity
Stronger

Stronger

6
2017
A victim of the Boston Marathon bombing helps the police track down the killers while struggling to recover from their trauma.
Chaplin

Chaplin

8.5
1992
An elderly Charlie Chaplin discusses his autobiography with his editor, reminiscing about his amazing journey from his poverty- stricken childhood to world-wide success after the ingenious invention o...
Prim: el asesinato de la calle del Turco

Prim: el asesinato de la calle del Turco

2014
Madrid, Spain, December 27, 1870. General Juan Prim i Prats, president of the Council of Ministers and Minister of War gets involved in a treacherous ambush, is mortal injured and dies three days late...
Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

6
2018
When a bestselling celebrity biographer is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception.
The Founder

The Founder

6.88
2016
Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California, met Ray Kroc, a salesman from Illinois, who was interested in their business. The brothers had a system of maki...
Backcountry

Backcountry

4
2014
A couple on a deep-wilderness hike become hopelessly lost in an aggressive black bear's territory.
An American Crime

An American Crime

2
2007
The true story of a suburban housewife who kept a teenage girl locked in the basement of her Indiana home during the 1960s.
Breach

Breach

3.5
2007
The clerk for Robert Hanssen, a senior agent with 25 years in the FBI, is assigned to Eric O'Neill, a computer specialist who wants to be made an agent. Hanssen is suspected of being responsible for t...
Bad Ass

Bad Ass

5.29
2012
Decorated Vietnam hero, Frank Vega returns home only to get shunned by society leaving him without a job or his high school sweetheart. It's not until forty years later when an incident on a commuter ...
I Miss You, Hugs and Kisses

I Miss You, Hugs and Kisses

1978
Successful businessman Charles Kruschen (Donald Pilon) is accused of bludgeoning to death his beautiful but manipulative model wife Magdalene (Elke Sommer). As the trial draws to a close, Charles refl...
Crown Heights

Crown Heights

6
2017
Carl King devoted his life to proving his friend Colin Warner's innocence after he was wrongly convicted of murder.
Above Suspicion

Above Suspicion

2019
The chilling true story of a newly married FBI poster boy assigned to a mountain town in Kentucky. He was drawn into an affair with a woman who was poor. It's a ticket to disaster for both of them, be...
Heavenly Creatures

Heavenly Creatures

6
1994
Juliet transfers from England to New Zealand with her family and befriends the quiet, brooding Pauline through their shared love of fantasy and literature. The girls hatch a plan for those who threate...
Darkest Hour

Darkest Hour

6.23
2017
A thrilling and inspiring true story begins on the eve of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill must face one of his most turbulent and defining t...
The Legend of Suriyothai

The Legend of Suriyothai

2001
During the 16th century, as Thailand contends with both a civil war and Burmese invasion, a beautiful princess rises up to help protect the glory of the Kingdom of Ayothaya. Based on the life of Queen...
Remember the Titans

Remember the Titans

3.5
2000
After leading his football team to 15 winning seasons, Bill Yoast is demoted and replaced by Herman Boone, who is as different from the beloved Yoast as he could possibly be. The two men are able to o...
Pad Man

Pad Man

6
2018
He wants his wife to ditch the cloth and use sanitary napkins. Gayatri doesn't like disposable pads as they are expensive. His obsession with a 'ladies problem' makes her cringe, but he insists on bri...
The Devils

The Devils

4
1971
A dramatised historical account of the rise and fall of a Roman Catholic priest accused of witchcraft.
The One and Only Ivan

The One and Only Ivan

10
2020
Ivan is a 400 pound silverback gorilla who lives in a suburban shopping mall with an elephant, Bob the dog, and other animals. He doesn't have a lot of recollection of the jungle where he was captured...
Sweet Country

Sweet Country

6
2018
The Eastern Arrernte Nation lands that are now known as the Central Australian outback were established in 1929. Sam Kelly is a middle-aged aboriginal man who works with a kind preacher, Fred Smith. A...
Wonderland

Wonderland

1
2003
On the afternoon of July 1, 1981, Los Angeles police responded to a distress call on Wonderland Avenue and discovered a grisly quadruple homicide. The police investigation that followed uncovered two ...
GoodFellas

GoodFellas

6.04
1990
The true story of Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian Brooklyn kid who is adopted by neighbourhood gangsters at an early age and climbs the ranks of a Mafia family under the guidance of Jimmy Conw...
The Upside

The Upside

10
2017
Phillip is a wealthy quadriplegic who needs a caretaker to help him with his day-to-day routine in his New York penthouse. He decides to hire Dell, a struggling parolee who's trying to reconnect with ...
Philomena

Philomena

5.5
2013
A woman is searching for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago when she was forced to live in a convent.
A Private Matter

A Private Matter

1992
The true story of Romper Room host "Miss Sherri" Finkbine, who, after the devastating effects of thalidomide were discovered in the early 1960s, sparked a firestorm of controversy with her determinati...
Spotlight

Spotlight

5.54
2015
The scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese shook the entire Catholic Church to its core, according to the true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered it.
Boy Erased

Boy Erased

8
2018
The son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town was outed to his parents at the age of 19. If he doesn't attend a gay conversion therapy program, he will be exiled and ostracized by his family, f...
Desert Flower

Desert Flower

10
2009
At the age of 38, the UN's spokeswoman against female genital cutting is an American model who fled from Africa after being sold in marriage at 13 years of age.
Mississippi Burning

Mississippi Burning

5.6
1988
In a small Southern town where segregation divides black and white, two FBI agents are investigating the murder of civil rights workers during the 60s. The younger agent was trained in FBI school and ...
All the President's Men

All the President's Men

3.1
1976
During the 1972 elections, two reporters' investigation sheds light on the controversial Watergate scandal that compels President Richard Nixon to resign from his post.
Riphagen the Untouchable

Riphagen the Untouchable

2016
During World War II, Amsterdam, Netherlands, was a hive of activity. Andries Riphagen, a powerful underworld boss, has made his fortune by putting his many criminal talents at the service of the Nazi ...
Memories of Murder

Memories of Murder

5.57
2003
Gyunggi Province was established in 1986. The body of a young woman is found brutally raped and murdered. A series of rapes and murders begin within two months of each other. The dark whispers about a...
Devil's Knot

Devil's Knot

2013
The trial of three teenagers accused of killing three young children as part of a satanic ritual became controversial after the murders of three young children.
Veronica Guerin

Veronica Guerin

6
2003
Veronica Guerin is an investigative reporter for the Irish newspaper. As the drug trade begins to bleed into the mainstream, Guerin decides to take on and expose those responsible. John Traynor is a p...
You Only Live Once

You Only Live Once

4
1937
Eddie Taylor is an ex-convict who cannot get a break after being released from prison and is based partially on the story of Bonnie and Clyde. Taylor is forced to flee with his wife and baby when he i...
Zmowa

Zmowa

1990
Airlift

Airlift

4
2016
A callous Indian businessman becomes the spokesman for more than 170,000 stranded countrymen when Iraq invades Kuwait in August 1990.
Boys Don't Cry

Boys Don't Cry

2.8
1999
Brandon Teena is a male who was born to a female and is trying to find himself and love in Nebraska.
Denial

Denial

1
2016
Acclaimed writer and historian Deborah E. Lipstadt must battle for historical truth to prove the Holocaust actually occurred when David Irving, a renowned denier, sues her for libel.
Robbery

Robbery

1967
There is a dramatization of the Great Train robbery. The care and planning that took place to pull it off is very detail dependent, showing the care and planning that took place.
Monster

Monster

1
2003
America's first female serial killer is an emotionally scarred highway drifter who rapes her and eventually becomes a murderer.
Renoir

Renoir

2012
The Cte d'Azur. In 1915. Pierre-Auguste Renoir is grieving the loss of his wife, the pains of old age, and the news that his son Jean has been wounded in action. The old painter is filled with a new, ...
Tucker: The Man and His Dream

Tucker: The Man and His Dream

6
1988
The city of Ypsilanti, Michigan, was established in 1945. Preston Tucker wants to design the car of the future, but he will be sabotaged by his unrealistic expectations and the Detroit automobile indu...
Hachi-ko

Hachi-ko

1987
The tragic, true story about Hachik, an Akita dog who was loyal to his master, Professor Ueno, even after Ueno's death.
A Short Stay in Switzerland

A Short Stay in Switzerland

2009
Just after losing her husband to a similar condition, Dr Anne Turner is diagnosed with a fatal neurological condition. So she plans to end her life herself. Based on a true story.
6 Days

6 Days

2.5
2017
London, England, in April of 1980. Terrorists attack the Embassy of Iran and take hostages. For six days, tense negotiations are held while the authorities decide whether a military squad should inter...
Girl, Interrupted

Girl, Interrupted

5.87
1999
Set in the changing world of the late 1960s, Susanna Kaysen's prescribed " short rest" from a psychiatrist she had met only once becomes a strange, unknown journey into Alice's Wonderland, where she s...
Bajirao Mastani

Bajirao Mastani

3.5
2015
Peshwa Bajirao married to Kashibai, falls in love with Mastani, a warrior princess in distress. They struggle to make their love triumph amid opposition from his conservative family.
Almost Famous

Almost Famous

6.25
2000
In 1973, 15-year-old William Miller's unabashed love of music and aspiration to become a rock journalist lands him an assignment from Rolling Stone magazine to interview and tour with the up-and-comin...
Fukushima 50

Fukushima 50

2020
The workers at the nuclear power plant in Japan are at risk of dying if they stay at the plant after the region is devastated by an earthquake in 2011.
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