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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.

Apr 3, 2020

Author Matthew Polly joins the Based on a True Story podcast to separate fact from the fiction we saw in 1993's Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story.

Matthew's book called Bruce Lee: A Life is considered the authoritative biography on the film legend and martial artist.

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Mar 24, 2020

Today we'll learn about the historical accuracy of the movie 12 Years a Slave with Professor Greg Jackson from the History That Doesn't Suck podcast.

Subscribe to Greg's podcast here: https://www.historythatdoesntsuck.com/

 

 

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Mar 11, 2020

UFO expert Rob Kristoffersen joins Based on a True Story to discuss the historical accuracy of the History Channel's TV show Project Blue Book.

Subscribe to Rob's Our Strange Skies podcast: https://www.ourstrangeskies.com/

 

 

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Feb 18, 2020

Author Michael Wallis joins the Based on a True Story podcast to separate fact from the fiction we saw in Disney's 1955 film Davy Crockett: King of the Wild Frontier.

Michael is the author of the New York Times bestselling biography David Crockett: The Lion of the West.

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Feb 3, 2020

Downton Abbey was filmed at Highclere Castle, which is Lady Carnarvon's home. On this episode of the Based on a True Story podcast, she'll join us to talk about the historical accuracy of the Downton Abbey movie and TV series.

Get Lady Carnarvon's books at https://www.ladycarnarvon.com/category/stories-books/

 

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