Movies based on true stories or inspired by true stories
I love watching movies, especially Movies based on true stories or inspired by true stories.
So I decided why not make a the list. This list consists movies I have enjoyed watching as well as added to my watch list. I will frequently update the list as I discover new movies based on true stories.
The imagination game (Hollywood Movie Based on true story)
British mathematician Alan Turing joins the cryptography team to help decrypt the Enigma code, but builds his own machine that is a prototype of the modern computer to decipher German codes.
Initial release: 7 January 2015 (Egypt)
Director: Morten Tyldum
Snowden (Hollywood Movie Based on true story)
Disillusioned with the intelligence community, top contractor Edward Snowden (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) leaves his job at the National Security Agency. He now knows that a virtual mountain of data is being assembled to track all forms of digital communication — not just from foreign governments and terrorist groups, but from ordinary Americans. When Snowden decides to leak this classified information, he becomes a traitor to some, a hero to others and a fugitive from the law.
Initial release: 15 September 2016
Director: Oliver Stone
War Dogs (Hollywood Movie Based on true story)
David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, two small-time gun dealers, make it big when they find themselves landing a $300 million contract from the American government.
Director: Todd Phillips
Bajirao Mastani (Bollywood Movie Based on true story)
The heroic 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.
Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali
A Beautiful Mind (Hollywood Movie Based on true story)
Director: Ron Howard
American Sniper (Hollywood Movie Based on true story)
Even after returning home from the war in Iraq, Chris Kyle, a SEAL sniper, cannot let go of the horrors he has experienced. This begins to affect his marriage and his life.
Release date: 16 January 2015
Director: Clint Eastwood