Posts Tagged ‘based on a true story’
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MOVIE REVIEWS
 
Janelle Monáe, Taraji P. Henson and Octavia Spencer star in "Hidden Figures," a 20th Century Fox release.

Hidden Figures

"Hidden Figures" earns its inspiration by understanding the hard-fought ways in which cultural perseverance factors into equations larger than any of us.
"The Stanford Prison Experiment," based on a true story, stars Michael Angarano and Ezra Miller.

The Stanford Prison Experiment

A chilling look at what lies in the hearts of young men, "The Stanford Prison Experiment" is a bloodcurdling cinematic experiment of its own.

Dolphin Tale 2

Dolphin Tale 2

Equal parts eye-rolling and heartwarming, "Dolphin Tale 2" is a movie you'll vaguely remember later on.

American Hustle

"American Hustle" is a film filled with fantastic performances, wrapped within a tepid and directionless story.

Lone Survivor

Peter Berg's appropriately harrowing, horrifying and humbling war film only goes Hollywood after running an unshakably exhausting gauntlet of authenticity.

The Sapphires

Based on true events, this inspiring tale of an Aboriginal girl group touring Vietnam could be saccharine but instead has winning soul.

The Vow

"The Vow" may be cheesy and extremely predictable, but it's a story that will make you smile and will warm your heart.

Little Red Wagon

Based on an inspiring true story, "Little Red Wagon" is the type of movie the Hallmark channel highlights and plays over and over.