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A Prayer Before Dawn
An English boxer finds himself serving time in a savage Thai prison, but how much of the brutality actually happened?
White Boy Rick
Does this story of a 14-year-old FBI informant turned drug dealer stick to the facts?
Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer, goes undercover to infiltrate the local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan in the late 1970s.
Is this new horror villain based in reality or is it a complete work of fiction?
We peel back The Nun's veil to reveal which parts of the horror movie are rooted in history.
Ryan Gosling blasts off as Neil Armstrong in this biopic of the first man to walk on the moon.
The movie is based on a Wall Street Journal article about a group of men who've played tag for more than 20 years.
In 1983, a young couple sets off across the ocean to deliver a yacht and they encounter a deadly hurricane.
I Can Only Imagine
The movie tells the story behind MercyMe's hit song, but how much of it really happened?
The 15:17 to Paris
Is this Clint Eastwood movie more accurate because the heroes portray themselves?
Gary Oldman portrays Winston Churchill during the early days of WWII, but is the movie accurate?
A U.S. Special Forces team works with an Afghan warlord to take down the Taliban. Starring Chris Hemsworth.
Is this story of a newspaper publisher's decision to publish government secrets accurate?
Find out how much of Lady Bird was inspired by Greta Gerwig's life.
Ex-professional skier Molly Bloom (Jessica Chastain) runs an exclusive high-stakes poker game.
With so many unknowns surrounding Tonya Harding, what does the movie get right?
The Death of Stalin
Russia banned the movie, a dark comedy that stars Steve Buscemi as Khrushchev.
Only the Brave
Does the truth get lost in the smoke in this wildfire movie?
A young Thurgood Marshall defends a black chauffeur accused of attempted murder by his white employer.
Tom Cruise portrays drug smuggler Barry Seal in a largely fictional film.