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Father Stu: History vs. Hollywood Drama
| Do the facts remain front and center in this story of former boxer Stuart Long (Mark Wahlberg), who was drawn to the priesthood after a near-fatal accident?
WeCrashed: History vs. Hollywood Drama
| Jared Leto and Anne Hathaway portray the couple who guided WeWork on its meteoric rise and fall, but does the Apple TV+ series stick to the facts?
Against the Ice: History vs. Hollywood Drama
| Explorer Ejnar Mikkelsen (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) and his companion Iver Iversen (Joe Cole) try to survive on Greenland's polar ice, but does the story freeze out the truth?
The Hulu miniseries explores the killing of Betty Gore by friend Candy Montgomery (Jessica Biel).
In order to trick the Nazis, the British place fake documents on a corpse posing as a Royal Marine officer.
Does this story of a Holocaust survivor who boxed fellow prisoners keep the facts in the ring?
We Own This City
This HBO miniseries chronicles the corruption surrounding the Baltimore PD's Gun Trace Task Force.
Boxer-turned-actor Stuart Long (Mark Wahlberg) is drawn to the priesthood after a near-fatal accident.
The Girl from Plainville
The Hulu series explores what led to Conrad Roy's suicide, namely Michelle Carter's involvement.
The Apple TV+ series focuses on Adam and Rebekah Neumann's role in the rise and fall of WeWork.
Rescued by Ruby
A state trooper hopes to join the K-9 rescue team and picks an unruly dog to help him achieve his dream.
The Thing About Pam
Does this series about Pam Hupp (Renée Zellweger) and the murder of Betsy Faria get the details right?
Hulu's series explores the rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes, CEO of blood-testing startup Theranos.
Against the Ice
Two explorers try to survive on Greenland's polar terrain, but does the story freeze out the facts?
How much of this Netflix mini-series that explores the rise and fall of conwoman Anna Delvey is factual?
Saints coach Sean Payton (Kevin James) coaches his son's football team during his year-long NFL suspension.
Munich: The Edge of War
Two former classmates who work for rival governments meet to discuss peace in the lead up to WWII.
The Tender Bar
Does this coming-of-age drama directed by George Clooney stick closely to J.R. Moehringer's memoir?
The story of Hall of Fame quarterback Kurt Warner, who went from grocery store stock boy to NFL star.
A Journal for Jordan
Denzel Washington directs this fact-based story of a soldier who authors a journal for his infant son.
Being the Ricardos
Nicole Kidman and Javier Bardem are Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz in a film that condenses their timeline.
House of Gucci
Socialite Patrizia Reggiani (Lady Gaga) plots the death of her husband, Maurizio Gucci (Adam Driver).
Will Smith portrays Richard Williams, father of tennis stars Venus and Serena Williams.
Kristen Stewart portrays Princess Diana when she decides to leave Prince Charles, but is it factual?
The Last Duel
Does this Ridley Scott movie about France's last official trial by combat take liberties with history?
Does the truth get washed away in this series about a struggling single mother?
How accurate is this comedy about two women who create a multimillion dollar coupon scam?
Attorney Ken Feinberg (Michael Keaton) must figure out how much each 9/11 victim's life is worth.