The Best Based-on-a-True-Story Movies of All Time

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151

The Damned United 2009, 97 min.

Tom Hooper     Starring: Michael SheenTimothy SpallColm Meaney

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

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Miracle 2004, 135 min.

Gavin O'Connor     Starring: Kurt RussellPatricia ClarksonNoah Emmerich

Biopic    Drama    Sports Drama

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153

Nixon 1995, 212 min.

Oliver Stone     Starring: Anthony HopkinsJoan AllenBob Hoskins

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

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155

Love and Mercy 2014, 120 min.

Bill Pohlad     Starring: John CusackPaul DanoElizabeth Banks

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

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160

Chopper 2000, 94 min.

Andrew Dominik     Starring: Eric BanaSimon LyndonDavid Field

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Black Comedy

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I'm Not There 2007, 135 min.

Todd Haynes     Starring: Christian BaleCate BlanchettHeath Ledger

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

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170

Bugsy 1991, 149 min.

Barry Levinson     Starring: Annette BeningElliott GouldHarvey Keitel

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Crime

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Wyatt Earp 1994, 191 min.

Lawrence Kasdan     Starring: Kevin CostnerDennis QuaidGene Hackman

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Epic

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The Buddy Holly Story 1978, 113 min.

Steve Rash     Starring: Fred TravalenaDick O'NeillJim Beach

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

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189

Newsies 1992, 121 min.

Kenny Ortega     Starring: Ann-MargretChristian BaleRobert Duvall

Based-on-a-True-Story    Drama    Musical Drama

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193

Ray 2004, 178 min.

Taylor Hackford     Starring: Kerry WashingtonClifton PowellHarry Lennix

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

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194

Bohemian Rhapsody 2018, 135 min.

Bryan Singer     Starring: Rami MalekJoseph MazzelloMike Myers

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

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195

The Post 2017, 115 min.

Steven Spielberg     Starring: Meryl StreepTom HanksSarah Paulson

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Docudrama

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Monster 2003, 109 min.

Patty Jenkins     Starring: Charlize TheronChristina RicciBruce Dern

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Crime Drama

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198

Ali 2001, 157 min.

Michael Mann     Starring: Will SmithJamie FoxxJon Voight

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

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Michael Collins 1996, 133 min.

Neil Jordan     Starring: Liam NeesonAidan QuinnJulia Roberts

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

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