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.
November 2016
Meet the real people behind more than 16 characters from the Netflix series and find out how much is fiction.
Mel Gibson directs the story of a WWII Medal of Honor winner who never fired a shot.
Does this movie about an interracial couple's right to live freely together stay faithful to the real story?
Does this story of a boxing comeback get pinned against the ropes by too much fiction?
A young Indian boy is separated from his family and uses Google Earth to try and find them 25 years later.
December 2016
Natalie Portman steps into the shoes of Jackie Kennedy.
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 claimed his life.
July 2017
Christopher Nolan directs Tom Hardy in this story of the Dunkirk evacuation of WWII.
August 2017
Find out if there's any truth to the Annabelle prequel.