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Movies Based on True Stories

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The True Story behind The Michael Jordan Movie “Air”

pete davidson wearing a black and white buttoned shirt and a white t shirt, sitting on a couch

How Pete Davidson’s Life Inspired “Bupkis”

Marlon Brando The Godfather

The True Stories Behind 'The Godfather'

Philippe Petit: The True Story Behind the Daredevil's World Trade Center Wire Walk

Philippe Petit: The True Story Behind the Daredevil's World Trade Center Wire Walk

michael oher

The True Story of Michael Oher

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Truth Behind the Movies We Love

leonardo dicaprio, martin scorsese, and robert de niro stand on a red carpet, all three men are wearing black suits with white shirts and black ties, dicaprio is waving with one hand, scorsese has both hands slightly extended in front of him, and de niro has one hand on scorseses shoulder

The True Story of “Killers of the Flower Moon”

a closeup of a hand holding a blackberry smartphone, with several icons visible on the screen

The Rise and Fall of BlackBerry and Its Inventors

india amarteifio and corey mylchreest portraying queen charlotte and king george iii

The Love Story of Queen Charlotte and King George

tupac shakur, seen in profile, performs on stage while holding a microphone close to his mouth, he has on a white tshirt, black leather vest, and a backwards black cap

Tupac Shakur, His Mother, and His Song “Dear Mama”

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