Best Movies Based On Historical Events or People


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81A Very Long Engagement

A great depiction of post world war 1 france. Every scene is a masterpiece

82The Elephant Man
83Ed Wood
84An American Haunting
85Letters From Iwo Jima
86Chapter 27
87The King's Speech

Excellent movie, incredible acting. Deserved all the awards it got. You can feel the tension and triumph. A must watch!

This should be higher, it has a great director a great cast and won lots of oscars - Waser12345

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Great movie with many cameos. But portrays a lost vision for America! - williamlhall

89Tora! Tora! Tora!

Way better than Pearl Harbor. They used the war footage on Tora, Tora, Tora on several shows and movies for years. - FearlessFreep

90Hotel Rwanda

Don Cheadle and Sophie Okonedo played their roles like angels. So disapointed they didn't win oscars.

91Arn: The Knight Templar
92United 93
93Flags of Our Fathers
94The Ten Commandments

This Academy Award-winning 1956 epic stars Charlton Heston, playing the role of Moses. While Hollywood may have taken some liberties with this movie, it's still a timeless classic! - the_dude_abides

95Ek Tha Tiger

Such different and beautiful movie I have watched so far...
Two intelligence agencies' officers (male and female) of most rival countries- Pakistan and India, challenge their professional ethics after falling into love and disappear from the scene... What happens next watch the movie

96American Outlaws

Il ove this film and it tells you in good detail the story of Jesse James.

97Facing Ali
98The Iron Lady

Really good and sad at the same time

99Mississippi Burning

Search for the killers of the three Civil Rights workers. -

100Wolf Creek
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