Tag Archives: true story

Zola (2021)

Director: Janicza Bravo Writers: Janicza Bravo & Jeremy O. Harris (Based on the article “Zola Tells All: The Real Story Behind the Greatest Stripper Saga Ever Tweetes” by David Kushner) (Based on the tweets by A’ziah “Zola” King)

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Rosewood (1997)

Director: John Singleton Writer: Gregory Poirier

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Hillbilly Elegy (2020)

Director: Ron Howard Writer: Vanessa Taylor (Based on the book by J.D. Vance) Really bad!

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Public Enemies (2009)

Director: Michael Mann Writers: Ronan Bennett and Michael Mann & Ann Biderman (Based on the book “Public Enemies: America’s Greatest Crime Wave and the Birth of the FBI, 1933-34” by Bryan Burrough)

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Silkwood (1983)

Director: Mike Nichols Writers: Nora Ephron & Alice Arlen

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The Insider (1999)

Director: Michael Mann Writers: Eric Roth & Michael Mann (Based on the Vanity Fair article “The Man Who Knew Too Much” by Marie Brenner) Great!

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The Social Network (2010)

Director: David Fincher Writer: Aaron Sorkin (Based on the book “The Accidental Billionaires” by Ben Mezrich) Still great!

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Richard Jewell (2019)

Director: Clint Eastwood Writer: Billy Ray (Based on the Vanity Fair article “American Nightmare: The Ballad of Richard Jewell” by Marie Brenner) (Based on the book “The Suspect: An Olympic Bombing, the FBI, the Media, and Richard Jewell, the Man … Continue reading

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Detroit (2017)

Director: Kathryn Bigelow Writer: Mark Boal Very intense.

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K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)

Director: Kathryn Bigelow Writer: Christopher Kyle (Story by Louis Nowra)

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