Category Archives: True
A fictional account of the true story of when two enemies in Northern Ireland — staunch evangelical Protestant Ian Paisley and former leader of the IRA Martin McGuinness — who are forced to take a short car ride together, eventually putting their differences aside and becoming legendary friends.
Tells the story of a young man who survived an unsteady upbringing, the deaths of his entire family, and yet, created a worthwhile life for himself and found success as a musician, founding the group the Eels.
Follows American FIFA exec Chuck Blazer and his role in the largest sports and public corruption scandal in history.
Follows the true story of C P Ellis, a one-time KKK leader in Durham, North Carolina who becomes friends with Ann ‘Roughhouse Annie’ Atwater, a black domestic servant turned civil rights activist.
Centers on a prison interview between aging killer Richard Ramirez, who was convicted of 13 murders, and a lawyer attempting to elicit a confession from Ramirez that will save another man from death row.
Kept under wraps, but pitched as an adventure involving Charles Darwin.
Centers on a series of Civil War battles between Union General Custer and Confederate Colonel Mosby, known as the Gray Ghost. Mosby’s Rangers outsmarted the much larger enemy forces at every turn, using a sequence of raids, which infuriated Custer and birthed a cycle of revenge between the two enemies.
Details the FBI’s first assault on white collar crime and its use of agents as long-term, undercover operatives, following two young FBI agents as they infiltrate the world of Phil Kitzer, a charismatic mastermind behind dozens of multi-million dollar schemes.
Centers on notorious mobster Johnny “Handsome” Roselli, who helped the Chicago Outfit control Hollywood and the Las Vegas strip, and was even involved with the CIA’s plot to assassinate Fidel Castro in the 1960’s.
The last years in the life of Groucho Marx, as told through the eyes of a young Marx Brothers fan who spent those years as his personal secretary and archivist.
Centers on the life of Al “Bummy” Davis, a Jewish lightweight boxer that become a symbol of hope in 1930s-40s Brownsville, Brooklyn, helping to drive out the Jewish mafia, which crippled the neighborhood and ruled the streets.
Centers on the 1980 California bank robbery and subsequent car chase, which became the most violent in American History.
Chronicles Southern politician Lyndon B. Johnson’s rise to become the 36th president of the United States.
Memoir revealing the lives of wealthy Upper East Side women in New York City and what happens behind closed doors.
Set during World War II, centers on the recruits from art schools, ad agencies and other creative businesses who used props, sound effects, and illusions to fool the Nazis into thinking the U.S. had larger troop numbers than it actually did.
Explores the true crime that inspired Dostoevsky’s classic Crime and Punishmentand the intense process of writing the book.
In the final days of World War II, a group of American soldiers went behind enemy lines and teamed with Nazi officers to rescue five-hundred rare Lippizaner horses captured by Adolf Hitler to create his master equine race.
A comic take on the life of one woman juggling motherhood with a career on Wall Street, set against the backdrop of the impending financial crisis of 2008.
Explores the true story of how Harry Macklowe clashed with industry titans to own and re-develop one of the crown jewels of New York City real estate in the 1990’s and into the 2000’s, New York’s famed G.M. Building.
Described as Life Is Beautiful in tone, adapts the hopeful memoir written by renowned therapist Viktor Frankl nine days after he was released from a three-year imprisonment in Nazi concentration camps.
Follows the true story of the budding romantic relationship between two young girls in 1892 Memphis, Tennessee that incited a murder and shocked the nation.
Kept under wraps, but based on the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente, who was the first Latino inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
Based upon the iconic California mountain man that formed close personal relationships with wild animals, notably bears, and briefly joined the PT Barnum circus.
Follows the true story of a man suspected of being a terrorist who has been incarcerated at a detention camp since 2002, without ever being charged with a crime or having the opportunity to defend himself in court.
Clint Eastwood is on board to direct the heroic true story of Airline Captain Sullenberger, who landed U.S. Airways Flight 1549 in the Hudson River in 2009, saving everyone on board.
Follows the lives of the Gibb brothers from their humble beginnings in Australia to their rise to the top of the charts, followed by their fall and undeniable rise again as one of the most iconic and acclaimed groups in the history of music with one of the best-selling albums of all time, Saturday Night Fever.
Details the life of Elizabeth “Betty” Robinson, who won the first Olympic 100-meter dash for women.
Tells the true story of a cook and a janitor stayed without pay to care for the abandoned elderly residents after their assisted living home was shut down, leading to Residential Care For the Elderly Reform Act of 2014.
Based on the true story of Carla Moran, a single mother who claimed to have been sexually and physically abused by a terrifying supernatural demon.
Logline: Heiress Patty Hearst was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army in 1974 and was brainwashed into becoming a bank robber and spokesman for the radical group’s causes.