Tag: based on true story

U311 Cherkasy (2019) 7.7

U311 Cherkasy (2019)

Storyline:Myshko and Lev are fellow villagers. Due to different reasons, they are aboard a Ukrainian Navy ship U311 "Cherkasy" stationed at the port of the Donuzlav Bay in the Crimea. While the crew of the minesweeper...

Veerappan (2016) 5.2

Veerappan (2016)

Storyline:Koose Muniswamy Veerappan commonly known only as Veerappan was a notorious Indian brigand and dacoit in India. He was active for nearly 30 years in the scrub lands and forests in the states of Karnataka, Ker...

Deadly Whispers (TV Movie 1995) 5.7

Deadly Whispers (TV Movie 1995)

Storyline:When Kathy Acton is found dead, her parents, Tom and Carol, swear they will find her assailant. But as the investigation gets under way, it appears that the only remaining suspect is the girl's father. Carol...

Carmilla (2019) 5.9

Carmilla (2019)

Storyline:An atmospheric, coming-of-age love story steeped in eerie mystery and inspired by the gothic novel of the same name.User Reviews: Carmilla (2019) is a British movie co-written and directed by Emily Harris.Th...

Karla (2006) 5.5

Karla (2006)

Storyline:True story about a woman who falls in love with a violent rapist and murderer. Karla Homolka marries Paul Bernardo despite already having aided him in the rape and murder of her younger sister. Through their...

The Glorias (2020) 3.2

The Glorias (2020)

Storyline:The story of feminist icon Gloria Steinem's itinerant childhood's influence on her life as a writer, activist and organizer for women's rights worldwide.User Reviews: All the characters in this movie could l...

Girl, Interrupted (1999) 7.3

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Storyline:Unable to cope with reality and the difficulty that comes with it, 18 year old Susanna, is admitted to a mental institution in order to overcome her disorder. However, she has trouble understanding her disor...

The Bridge at Remagen (1969) 6.7

The Bridge at Remagen (1969)

Storyline:In the last days of World War II, the Allied Army desperately searched for a bridgehead across the impenetrable Rhine River, in order to launch a major assault into the center of Germany. "Bridge at Remagen"...

Ray (2004) 7.7

Ray (2004)

Storyline:The story of Ray Charles (played by Jamie Foxx), music legend. Told in his adult life with flashbacks to his youth we see his humble origins in Florida, his turbulent childhood, which included losing his bro...

Voice of a Murderer (2007) 6.9

Voice of a Murderer (2007)

Storyline:One day, the only son of famous news anchor HAN Kyung-bae, disappears without a trace. Soon, the kidnapper calls the mother demanding a $100,000 ransom. The police assign a veteran inspector to the case and ...

Silmido (2003) 7.1

Silmido (2003)

Storyline:Based on a true story of 1968 Korean Republic Army plan to assassinate North Korean president Kim Il-Sung. 31 criminals and death row inmates are recruited into secret training on the island of Silmi; for tw...

Run This Town (2019) 4.4

Run This Town (2019)

Storyline:After graduation, Bram gets his dream job at a local newspaper. In his mind he's the next Woodward (but he's probably more of a Bernstein). A year in, he realizes that maybe the paper business is no longer w...

Rosewater (2014) 6.6

Rosewater (2014)

Storyline:Based of a true story about a journalist who gets detained and brutally interrogated in prison for 118 days. The journalist Maziar Bahari was blindfolded and interrogated for 4 months in Evin prison in Iran,...

Churchill (2017) 6.1

Churchill (2017)

Storyline:June 1944. Allied Forces stand on the brink: a massive army is secretly assembled on the south coast of Britain, poised to re-take Nazi-occupied Europe. One man stands in their way: Winston Churchill. Behind...

Black Mass (2015) 6.9

Black Mass (2015)

Storyline:Based on a true story of James "Whitey" Bulger, an Irish Mob godfather and a FBI informant who had a "secret trading" deal with his brother, William "Billy" Bulger, a state senator and a Boston public figure...

The Infiltrator (2016) 7

The Infiltrator (2016)

Storyline:During the 1980s, U.S. Customs Service special agent Robert Mazur uses his undercover alias "Bob Musella" to become a pivotal player for drug lords cleaning their dirty cash. Later, he infiltrates the world'...

Brotherhood (2019) 4.8

Brotherhood (2019)

Storyline:In 1926, a band of teenage boys arrive at Long Point Camp for the adventure of their lives. When their canoe capsizes in a freak summer storm, their holiday descends into a soul-shuddering fight for survival...

The Magdalene Sisters (2002) 7.7

The Magdalene Sisters (2002)

Storyline:A thoroughly mind-provoking film about 3 young women who, under tragic circumstances, see themselves cast away to a Magdalene Asylum for young women in 1964. One of many like institutions, the asylums are ru...

Gold (2016) 6.7

Gold (2016)

Storyline:With the sudden death of his father, fourth-generation prospector Kenny Wells sees the family business, Washoe Mining, rapidly decline and him out of business. But ambitious Kenny has a dream, a vivid vision...

White Hunter Black Heart (1990) 6.6

White Hunter Black Heart (1990)

Storyline:The world famous movie Director John Wilson (Clint Eastwood) has gone to Africa to make his next movie. He is an obstinate, contrary director who'd rather hunt elephants than take care of his crew or movie. ...

The Babe (1992) 5.9

The Babe (1992)

Storyline:Traces the career of Babe Ruth from his days as a youngster in an orphanage to his last days as a manager. Includes such moments as the famous predicted home run and the promise to little Johnny. ...

Tesla (2020) 5.1

Tesla (2020)

Storyline:A freewheeling take on visionary inventor Nikola Tesla, his interactions with Thomas Edison and J.P. Morgan's daughter Anne, and his breakthroughs in transmitting electrical power and light.User Reviews: I'd...

I’m Not Ashamed (2016) 5.9

I’m Not Ashamed (2016)

Storyline:The Columbine Massacre of April 20, 1999 completely redefined America's view of the lives of high school students. Drawn straight from Columbine victim Rachel Joy Scott's words and journal entries, through t...

The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964) 6.7

The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964)

Storyline:Intent on securing peace and prosperity throughout the mighty Roman Empire, the wise diplomat, Emperor Marcus Aurelius, calls together the local governors from all over the Empire, after conquering the Germa...