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Based on a True Story is the award-winning podcast that compares what really happened with what we see on the silver screen. Grab your ticket each week as we'll travel through history to learn the true story behind your favorite movies.

Aug 28, 2017

Matt Bondurant joins us on this week's episode as we compare what really happened with the movie Lawless. Matt's grandfather, Jack, and two grand-uncles that were the inspiration for his book that the movie is based on, The Wettest County in the World.

 

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Aug 21, 2017

This week we'll conclude our look into the historical accuracy of Cecil B. DeMille's classic film, The Ten Commandments. 

Get the transcript and full show notes at https://www.basedonatruestorypodcast.com/67-the-ten-commandments-part-2/

 

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Aug 14, 2017

With almost four hours of movie and plenty of religious subject matter to cover, we'll have to split this movie up into two parts to do it justice. On this episode we'll cover all the way up until the movie's intermission.

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Aug 7, 2017

2016's Genius tells the story of book editor Max Perkins and the authors he discovered, including Thomas Wolfe, F. Scott Fitzgerald and Ernest Hemingway.

Get the transcript and full show notes at https://www.basedonatruestorypodcast.com/65-genius/

 

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