Best Movies Based On Historical Events or People


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41 Black Hawk Down Black Hawk Down
42 Public Enemies Public Enemies

Where Johnny Depp was the infamous John Dillinger. - jezza0

43 The Hunt for Red October The Hunt for Red October

My dad knows some people from when it really happened.

44 Raging Bull Raging Bull
45 Spartacus

Greatest movie ever made! I am utterly disappointed that it is no. 43!

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46 American Gangster American Gangster
47 Grave of the Fireflies (Hotaru no Haka) Grave of the Fireflies (Hotaru no Haka)

I almost cried when I saw this movie.. and I am really insensitive!

I thought, that it was impossible not to cry when watching this movie. You need to be disconnected from any human emotion to be indifferent about this hartbreaking story.

48 Pearl Harbor Pearl Harbor

I just like History of the planet

49 Fahrenheit 9/11 Fahrenheit 9/11
50 Hugo Hugo

Not a very good film, but it has lots of information about how special effects were done in the early twentieth century.

51 Cleopatra

Good movie real tugs at the heart strings and its historically accurate.

52 Downfall Downfall

The last days in Hitler's bunker. Powerful movie!!!!

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53 Ben-Hur

Wow, this was a cool movie back then, and its a cool movie now. A lot like Gladiator, mostly historical is the races themselves. - heather

54 City of Life and Death City of Life and Death
55 Selena Selena

Lopez is just like her like EXACTLY like her when me mom went to Selena's concert in 1992 I seen the pictures just like lopez - SmoothCriminal

LOVE this movie! Jennifer Lopez did a great job!

56 Master And Commander: The Far Side Of The World Master And Commander: The Far Side Of The World
57 Escape from Sobibor Escape from Sobibor
58 The Pianist The Pianist
59 Amadeus Amadeus

This is actually the only movie about Mozart believe or not. the only movie that centers around his life.

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60 Miracle
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