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Movies Based on True Stories

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  • Created:December 05, 2018
  • Updated:1 week Ago
3.8
It is about the investigations following the 1993 serial Bombay bomb blasts, told through the dif...
    3.3
    Childhood sweethearts, Devdas and Paro grow up in a small village with a love-hate relationship w...
    3/72

    Asoka

    4.0
    During his exile, Asoka falls in love with Kaurwaki, but their love is short-lived. Later, Empero...
      3.1
      Terrible performances, unconvincing setups and a weak storyline make Gandhi to Hitler a poor expe...
        3.3
        The Light: Swami Vivekananda is an honest film with good intentions. Even though the writing and ...
        2.7
        Partition 1947 originally titled Viceroy's House is a British Indian historical drama based on th...
        2.6
        Age-old customs and traditions collide with a rapidly modernizing India when Hari, a small-town t...
        2.6
        The filmmaker tries to find out why was he always pushed away by his father from joining the fami...
        2.9
        Gulabi Gang is a courageous and important documentary that must been seen for its sheer spirit an...
        3.1
        Fire in the Blood is an informative and powerful documentary on a subject that needs our attention.
        11/72

        Border

        4.2
        The year is 1971 when the Pakistani Army is at war with the Indian Soldiers. The Indian battalion...
        3.1
        Katiyaabaz is a spectacularly shot documentary that captures the essence of crippling small town ...
        13/72

        Rajula

        3.2
        Rajula follows the journey of documentary filmmaker who is researching on the famous folk tale of...
        3.2
        The film, which is about the last five years of the Indian leader Subhas Chandra Bose's life, als...
        3.1
        The troubled life of Harilal Gandhi (Akshaye Khanna), son of Mahatma Gandhi (Darshan Jariwala) br...
        2.9
        3.7
        Based on the life and times of Mangal Pandey, 1857: The Rising is a film about the leader of the ...
        2.8
        Maalik Ek is a feature film, based on the Philosophy of Sai Baba. This film will have scenes of S...
        19/72

        Guru

        4.2
        A villager, Gurukant Desai, arrives in Bombay 1958, and rises from its streets to become the GURU...
        3.0
        If you are a Surya fan, do not miss out on this one!
        3.1
        The film is based on the life and teachings of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. Born in 1469, Nanak travelled t...
        3.5
        The movie tells the story of the bandit queen Phoolan Devi who was sent to prison in 1983 and got...
        3.7
        A sixteenth century love story about a marriage of alliance that gave birth to true love between ...
        3.2
        RGV fans should watch this. If however, blood and gore makes you sick, avoid this one.
        2.5
        Sluggish treatment & average performances hamper this one bigtime
        26/72

        Soorma

        3.4
        With strong performances at its core, Soorma perfectly hits the goal post
        3.0
        A compelling story coupled with terrific acting and commendable directing, Chittagong is a must w...
        3.4
        A documentary which is funny, touching, inspiring and has entertainment value that most feature f...
        3.0
        A real life story of transition; an ancient civilization being invaded and obliterated by the mod...
        3.7
        The Attacks of 26/11 is a disturbing reconstruction of the terrorist attacks and one of RGV's bet...
        3.1
        Gulaab Gang is a masala entertainer with some powerful moments but the social relevance gets mudd...
        3.5
        Priyanka Chopra's sincere dedication and Mary Kom's inspirational life struggle deserved a better...
        2.7
        'Jai Jawaan Jai Kisaan' pays a tribute to the glorious life of Indian Prime Minister Lal Bahadur ...
        34/72

        Qissa

        3.2
        Set in post-colonial India, QISSA tells the story of Umber Singh, a Sikh, who is forced to flee h...
        35/72

        Talvar

        3.4
        With a gripping story and Irrfan’s brilliant acting, Talvar is surely worth watching.
        2.8
        Its visual splendor, Ranbir's talent and Kashyap's hard work - all go to waste because Bombay Vel...
        3.2
        Hawaizaada completely fails to take off.
        3.4
        Manjhi - The Mountain Man makes for a rock-solid watch!
        3.3
        The moving yet honest storytelling of Aligarh will hit you right in the feels.
        3.0
        Substandard performances pull down this otherwise watchable flick, that had ample potential.
        3.0
        Killing Veerappan is an Indian, multlingual docudrama thriller film written and directed by Ram G...
        42/72

        Sarbjit

        3.4
        So much of hardwork put in by everyone is undone by a LOUD Aishwarya!
        43/72

        Azhar

        3.5
        You wanted a last ball thriller? You only get an over dramatized one sided biopic!
        44/72

        Neerja

        4.0
        Neerja could be tough to watch but tougher to miss. So don’t miss it.
        4.0
        Interesting story-line, captivating music and exceptional acting! The length is a little tiresome...
        3.8
        Anurag Kashyap yet again breaks conventional boundaries and serves up a raw, exciting and enterta...
        3.0
        This version of Indo-Pak war is something you've never seen before. Don't miss it
          48/72

          Omerta

          2.7
          Despite its fascinating influence, Omerta is too real a pill to swallow
          3.0
          It needed this film to prove that even Big B can't bring RGV back
          3.7
          Even though it's a little lengthy, The 3D graphics make the already brilliant movie absolutely am...
          51/72

          Rustom

          3.4
          Rustom is an intriguing ride that you’d only want to hop on once!
          3.6
          Madras Cafe is a well-made film with good performances. The gripping second half makes up for the...
          53/72

          Rangoon

          3.0
          Rangoon has shades of Bhardwaj’s flair, but is too far from perfection!
          3.9
          Vastly entertaining, intelligently scripted and packed with strong performances. Special 26 is a ...
          3.6
          Dialogues, performances and music; every element of Ekta Kapoor’s latest flick The Dirty Picture ...
          56/72

          Paltan

          2.7
          JP Dutta's comeback is sadly a drag that makes little sense
          3.0
          It’s not easy to sit through the movie, but you wouldn’t want to miss it either
          3.4
          Sachin is a master at giving us goosebumps, only this time he does it on screen
          3.8
          While the six goes out of the park in style, it almost got caught in the deep!
          60/72

          Manto

          3.2
          Based on the life of playwright and author Saadat Hasan Manto who was known for his realistic and...
          61/72

          Airlift

          4.3
          Enough to lift our spirits up, Airlift ranks as one of Akshay's best.
          3.9
          With spellbinding visuals absorbed in romance, SLB crafts a worthy watch.
          3.8
          Superbly directed, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag is an outstanding film with an incredible performance by Fa...
          3.2
          It's easy to break out of this frankly weak narrative!
          65/72

          Padman

          3.4
          Padman is ‘absorbingly’ funny, emotional & inspiring! Go for it
          3.6
          The issue that it evokes is beautifully laced with entertainment! Go for it!
          67/72

          Raees

          3.2
          The enthralling show of SRK-Nawaz will make you overlook its tiny flaws!
          68/72

          Raid

          3.2
          Raid has enough intensity to grip you in its narrative. ‘Warrants’ a watch
          69/72

          Dangal

          3.7
          With an inspirational drama mixed in emotions, Dangal scores a solid gold!
          3.2
          Despite its unabashed jingoism, Parmanu succeeds in building the tension
          71/72

          Gold

          3.4
          Gold has the shine of an appealing sports drama & a lot more.
          3.3
          The coming together of two superstars deserved a script to say the least