Category Archives: Based On (IN-DB)
Twin sibblings are transported into a world where fairy tales are real and they must complete the wishing spell to return home.
Jim McNeely navigates his way through the brutal 1939 West Texas oilfields while struggling with his feelings for both his wife and his first love.
Based on the 2013 true story of Damany Lewis, a math teacher in Atlant that got caught up in the largest academic cheating scandal in U.S. history.
The true story of young athlete Ed Zine, his struggle with mental illness and the Harvard doctor, Michael Jenike, who broke all the rules of traditional medicine to help him.
Alice doesn’t believe in luck, but when she buys her crush, Teddy, a lottery ticket on a lark and he wins $140 million everything starts to change.
Based on recently declassified materials, tells teh incredible true story of Arthur Meyerowitz, an American turret-gunner whose B-24 bomber was shot down over Vichy France in 1943.
Based on Saunder’s short story about a veteran and his troubled family after he returns home from war.
A series of disasterous but hilarious events befall a young artist as he is forced to babysit his boss’ child.
An ordinary man and his son must survive a journey through the tallest, craziest, most amazing house in the world while trying to repair their fractured relationship.
Suffering from agoraphobia, Nora can’t leave her house, but when Luke catches her trying to fish groceries off her front porch she must decide if she can let someone in.
Eleven-year-old Stella shows up at NASA to ask that her recording be included in Carl Sagan’s Golden Record and gains a lonely black hole for a friend.
For Aster, boys are shapeshifters and girls are witches, no exceptions, but when danger threatens his home, will Aster use his witch magic to save the day?
The story follows three refugees from East Prussia as they struggle to survive during the end of WWII. They believe the ship Wilhelm Gustloff can take them to safety, but just as freedom seems within their grasp, tragedy strikes and the ship sinks, resulting in one of the worst maritime disasters ever.
After escaping a militia attack in Darfur, a Zaghawa tribesman used his knowledge of languages to be a translator for journalists who arrived to report on the genocide.
Chronicles the struggles of painter Vincent van Gogh as he paints his famous masterpieces.
Arkie is a 12-year-old girl, blind in one eye and with a tentacle-like arm who must travel to a city of light to rescue her octopus father.
Based on the story of famed mime Marcel Marceau, who learned to mime while saving the lives of Jewish orphans whose parents were murdered by Nazis.
The story is being kept under wraps but could potentially focus on events surrounding Streep, Firth, and Brosnan’s characters prior to the original film.
A century after the energy crises in America, a group of explorers journey across the country that is now mostly a desert as they navigate the aftermath.
After being diagnosed with terminal cancer, Amy Krouse Rosenthal created a dating profile for her husband so he could find love again once she’s gone. In the moving piece, which became an instant sensation, she praises all his best qualities and the many ways she’s fallen in love with him throughout their 26 years together.
After discovering she only has a few years until she becomes blind, a woman sets out to make the most of her eyesight with the time she has left.
The fictionalized story of the real life Jewish philosopher Walter Benjamin who escaped from the Nazis in 1940.
After a plague of lethal blind creatures who hunt via sound and wreak havoc on a new Jersey town, a deaf girl and her family must live in silence to survive.
Based on the story of a business man from Sweden who attempts to extort a large sum of money from an heiress in Germany.
Something in the Water is about a woman whose life is on the upswing, marriage, a successful career, and then she’s thrown a curveball. One that will challenge not only her priorities but her ethics.
When Eleanor meets Raymond, the bumbling and deeply unhygienic IT guy from her office, and Sammy, the elderly man she and Raymond save from a fall, her carefully constructed life of isolation changes forever.
Before he was an icon, before creating the car that would define his image, Ferruccio Lamborghini manufactured tractors and military vehicles in World War II. This is an exploration of his life and legacy.
A bookshop owner begins to live an alternate life in her dreams where she has the perfect life.
A professor tries to escape Sarajevo during the four-year siege in the 1990s during the Bosnian War.