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.
January 2017
Is this story of three African-American women NASA mathematicians fueled by too much fiction?
Could the Bye Bye Man be coming for you, or is he pure fiction? Learn the truth.
A chronicle of the Boston Marathon bombing and subsequent terrorist manhunt.
Michael Keaton is McDonald's "founder" Ray Kroc. Now meet the real founders.
We mine the Gold movie for the facts amongst the fiction.
February 2017
David Oyelowo is a prince who's interracial marriage changes history, but did it really?
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.
Find out if there's any truth to the Annabelle prequel.