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 2022
The story of Ferruccio Lamborghini and his struggle to get his luxury sports car to market.
NYT reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor expose the Harvey Weinstein scandal, launching the #MeToo movement.
Swimming sisters Yusra and Sarah Mardini flee war-torn Syria and fulfill their dream of making it to the Olympics.
Two U.S. Navy pilots develop a bond of brotherhood as they fly combat missions in the Korean War.
December 2022
A runaway slave named Peter (Will Smith) tries to make his way through the Louisiana swamps to the Union Army.
The Showtime series examines the romance between George Jones (Michael Shannon) and Tammy Wynette (Jessica Chastain).
After a woman's husband has a mental breakdown and disappears, she and her son find a way to help the homeless as they search for him.
Russian defector and ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko helps Scotland Yard investigate his own murder before he dies.
A look at the troubled love life of Empress Elisabeth of Austria, who turns 40 and fears she's losing her once youthful beauty.
January 2023
A father and son search for their dog that went missing along the Appalachian Trail.
February 2023
A 12-year-old boy is the sole survivor of a plane crash that kills 191 people, including his family.
Surfer Bosch (Luke Hemsworth) goes on the run from the law with his son Rockit (Rasmus King), who believes they are on an amazing vacation.
16-year-old Jessica Watson tries to become the youngest person to sail solo and nonstop around the world.
Four seniors decide to make it their mission to attend the Super Bowl and meet Tom Brady.
A community of teenage hippies in Southern California inspire a spiritual awakening in the early 1970s.
A 500-pound black bear consumes a duffel bag full of cocaine, which sends it on a drug-fueled killing spree.
March 2023
Meet the Watergate masterminds who unintentionally toppled a presidency.
Reporter Loretta McLaughlin connects the murders and breaks the story of the Boston Strangler.
Amateur historian Philippa Langley becomes obsessed with finding the remains of England's King Richard III.
Tetris tells the story of how Henk Rogers smuggled the video game out of Russia and secured the distribution rights.
April 2023
Nike marketing executive Sonny Vaccaro (Matt Damon) wants to create a shoe around rookie Michael Jordan.
When their pilot suddenly dies mid-flight, a father (Dennis Quaid) must safely land the plane and save his family.
In 1950, Nat "Sweetwater" Clifton becomes one of the first black men to play in the NBA.
The chief exorcist of the Vatican, Father Gabriele Amorth, battles an evil that is unlike anything he has encountered.
The HBO Max series tells the story of two churchgoing couples and the affair that led to one of them being killed with an axe.
The film chronicles the life and career of heavyweight boxing champion George Foreman.
May 2023
The movie chronicles the rise and fall of the world's first smartphone, dubbed "CrackBerry" by its users.
July 2023
The Christopher Nolan film explores the story of scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer, the father of the atomic bomb.
Unknown 2023
Nowhere Special
A single father learns he's dying and must find the right family to raise his young son.