Upcoming Movies Based on True Stories

Here you will find a schedule of new and upcoming true story movies. Get a jump on the biopics and real-life stories that will hit theaters in the coming months. Discover release dates, watch trailers and meet the real people who are the basis for these new movies based on true stories.
March 2017
Meet the real couple who inspired Beauty and the Beast.
Meet the real couple who hid hundreds during the Nazi occupation of Warsaw.
April 2017
An avowed atheist journalist attempts to debunk the claims of Christianity.
Does this movie about explorer Percy Fawcett stray away from the truth?
We reveal how much of The Promise is based in reality and explore the controversy around the movie.
May 2017
Is King Arthur's legend one of fact or fiction?
June 2017
Megan Leavey fights to adopt her combat dog Rex in the years after they survive an IED explosion.
Chronicles the career of Tupac Shakur up until the 1996 drive-by shooting that took his life.
July 2017
A romantic comedy based the movie's screenwriters, husband and wife Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani, who also stars.
Do the facts become casualties in Christopher Nolan's WWII movie?
August 2017
Director Kathryn Bigelow explores the Algiers Motel deaths during the 1967 Detroit Riot.
Is the movie in sync with Jeannette Walls bestselling memoir about her poverty stricken upbringing?
Find out if there's any truth to the Annabelle prequel.
A salesman-turned-pastor tries to save a church he was ordered to shut down.
September 2017
Catcher in the Rye author J. D. Salinger's life as a young man during WWII is explored.
The film explores Queen Victoria's unlikely friendship with an Indian clerk, Abdul Karim.
Does this movie about the Battle of the Sexes tennis match serve up the truth?
Is this story of Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman made weaker by too much ficton?
Tom Cruise is pilot Barry Seal, who finds himself working for both the CIA and Pablo Escobar.