Top 10 Movies Based On True Stories

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2. The Schindler’s List (1993)

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Schindler’s List is a box-office hit movie based on the epic historic event and was directed and co-produced by Steven Spielberg. This amazing movie is based on the life events of Oscar Schindler, who is a businessman but helps in saving lives of many Jewish refugees, although being a Nazi himself, by giving them employments in the factories during the Holocaust. The greedy businessman becomes a humanitarian to save his men against the Auschwitz concentration camp. The movie is ranked 8th best movies of all times by the American Film institute. This outstanding movie is rated 8.9 by IMDB.

1. Titanic (1997)

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Titanic is one of the most viewed and praised epic romantic movie which was directed, written, co-edited and co-produced by James Cameron. Though the love story between Jack and Rose is said to have been made up and fictional, Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet have played amazing role in the movie. The movie is based on the sinking of the greatest ship ever made during that time. Titanic was nominated for 14 academy awards of which the movie bagged 11 and was acclaimed to be the most costly movie till then. The movie is one of the best spellbinding, captivating, intelligently constructed and beautifully crafted love story which will keep its mark in movie viewers for a long time. The movie has been rated 7.6 by IMDB.

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There are movies that change people lives. One can feel their lives in the movies. Out of a boring schedule or a busy day, movies tend to freshen up anyone’s mood, inspire them to do better, clear out different things that run through the head and depict things that were only thought or imagined. Movies must be the best creation of the modern days as they present almost every feelings on different genre. These movies based on true stories create a mystic flow in the audience, get them to know about the history that occurred back in the old times and still teach them different life lessons.

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