Tag Archives: Based on a true story

The Abduction (1996) Rated NR

Kate and Paul’s marriage started off as happy but, with each passing year, Paul becomes more abusive. Kate finally gets the courage to leave, but Paul has a hard time letting go. Based on the true story of the case … Continue reading

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Red Dog (2011) Rated PG

Based on the legendary true story of the Red Dog, who united a community while searching for his long-lost master. Based on the book, Red Dog by Louis de Bernieres. Starring Josh Lucas, Rachael Taylor, Rohan Nichol, Koko, Keisha Castle-Hughes. … Continue reading

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Dolly Parton’s Coat of Many Colors (2015) Rated TV-G

Based on Dolly Parton’s true story of her coat of many colors. It’s a story of faith, love and family. Starring Alyvia Alyn Lind, Jennifer Nettles, Ricky Schroder, Gerald McRaney. Wow, well done! I thought this film was going to … Continue reading

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Death Game (1977) Rated R

A business man, whose family is away for the weekend, picks up two girls. They seduce him and then the game of death begins. The movie claims to be based on a true story. Starring Sondra Locke, Colleen Camp, Seymour … Continue reading

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Top Films for Mother’s Day 2015

   The Blind Side (2009) Rated PG-13 In this sports drama based on a true story, affluent couple Leigh Anne and Sean Tuohy take in Michael, a homeless teenager. Leigh Anne helps him catch up academically and nurtures his growth … Continue reading

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Life of a King (2013) Rated PG-13

An Ex-Con creates a chess club for inner city kids. Based on a true story. Starring Cuba Gooding Jr., Dennis Haysbert, George Dick Wow, what a very worthy film. I enjoyed this film very much. I was quite surprised, I … Continue reading

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Top 10 Films of 2014

These films are ones that I watched for the first time this year and are the best I have seen this year. They are not usually released this year. Here are the films in no particular order:  Straight A’s (2013) Rated R Pressured by … Continue reading

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Heaven Is For Real (2014) Rated PG

Based on a true story of a boy who got to see heaven. Based on the book, Heaven is for Real by Todd Burpo. Starring Greg Kinnear, Kelly Reilly, Thomas Haden Church, Margo Martindale This film I believe covered the book … Continue reading

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Lee Daniels’ The Butler (2013) Rated PG-13

Based on a true story of a butler serving eight presidents in the White House. Starring Forest Whitaker, David Banner, Michael Rainey Jr., Mariah Carey, Alex Pettyfer, Vanessa Redgrave, Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo, Cuba Gooding Jr., Terrence Howard, Lenny Kravitz, … Continue reading

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The Horses of McBride (2012) Rated NR

Two horses get stranded high in the Rocky Mountains. A girl and her father with the help of the town decide to help them. Based on a true story. Starring Aidan Quinn, MacKenzie Porter, Kari Matchett This film is such … Continue reading

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