List of Movies - Based on real facts

In the history of cinema, there have been numerous stories based on or inspired by real life, which can be told correctly and accurately, and at other times, liberties can be taken for the artistic development of the plot. The following list does not cover historical facts or biographies, as they have their own themes or categories.


  • King Of Stonks
    Series inspired by real events in the financial world, centers on narcissism, megalomania and double standards.
    Germany  2022
  • Novembre
    5 days into the heart of the French anti-terrorism services during the hunt for suspects after the 13/11/2015 attacks in Paris.
    France  2022
  • Holy Spider
    In Holy Spider, we follow family man Saeed as he embarks on his own religious quest - to "cleanse" the holy Iranian city of Mashhad of immoral and corrupt street prostitutes. After murdering several women, he grows ever ...
    Denmark  2022
  • Oussekine
    Looks at the terrible events of December 5, 1986 which led to the death of Malik Oussekine, to which no series has ever been devoted. Centered on her family's fight for justice, the series will dive into the heart of the 80s to un...
    France  2022
    Available on Disney+
  • The Staircase
    8 Episodes. Writer Michael Peterson, grieving the death of his wife Kathleen who fell down a staircase, is accused of murdering her.
    United States  2022
    Available on HBO
  • 42 Días En La Oscuridad
    A Woman's Struggle to Find the Whereabouts of her Missing Sister. This Will Have to Fight Against the Negligence of the Institutions, The Prejudices of Loneliness and The Harassment of the Media.
    Chile  2022
    Available on Netflix
  • We Own This City
    6 Episodes. Baltimore, 2015. Riots are erupting across the city as citizens demand justice for Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old Black man who has died under suspicious circumstances while in police custody. Drug and violent crime are s...
    United States  2022
    Available on HBO
  • Silverton Siege
    Follows three young freedom fighters who seek refuge in a South African bank in Silverton, and take the bank and its customers hostage and would only release them in exchange for the release of Nelson Mandela.
    South Africa  2022
    Available on Netflix
  • The Dropout
    TV series that chronicles Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes' attempt to revolutionize the healthcare industry after dropping out of college and starting a technology company.
    United States  2022
    Available on Disney+
  • Father Stu
    Follows the life of Father Stuart Long, a boxer-turned-priest who inspired countless people during his journey from self-destruction to redemption.
    United States  2022
  • Ju Ji Shou
    The film follows the real-life story of a 22-year-old sniper named Zhang Dagong, who battled U.S. troops during the Korean War, killing or injuring a record 214 American soldiers in 32 days
    China  2022
  • El Norte Sobre El Vacío
    With a keen sense of how to deploy omens that herald change, Alejandra Márquez Abella portrays a period of epochal change in rural Mexico - as seen by those who are usually restricted to the role of passive supporting actor.
    Mexico  2022
  • Infinite Storm
    Pam Bales (Naomi Watts) is one woman in a journey for self-discovery that turns into a harrowing tale of survival.
    Australia  2022