75: The Right Stuff

Did you enjoy this episode? Help support the next one! Buy me a coffee Resources The Right Stuff (film) – Wikipedia The Right Stuff Movie Review & Film Summary (1983) | Roger Ebert The Right Stuff (1983) – Box office / business The Right Stuff (1983) – Synopsis The Right Stuff (1983) – Full Cast […]

69: Breach

BONUS: Breach and the Official FBI Report Did you enjoy this episode? Help support the next one! Buy me a coffee Resources Breach (2007) – Synopsis FBI Agent Robert Hanssen is arrested for spying in 2001 – NY Daily News Robert Hanssen – SpyMuseum.com – the #1 Resource for Espionage on the web USATODAY.com – […]

62: Valkyrie

Did you enjoy this episode? Help support the next one! Buy me a coffee Resources The History of the German Resistance, 1933-1945 by Peter Hoffmann Valkyrie (2008) – IMDb Valkyrie (film) – Wikipedia Valkyrie (2008) – Synopsis Claus von Stauffenberg – Wikipedia Claus Von Stauffenberg | HistoryNet Claus von Stauffenberg The German officer who tried […]

57: Behind the True Story of Bitter Harvest

Comparing history with Hollywood. Despite this semi-official tagline for the Based on a True Story podcast, from time to time I like to do something different. That’s why I’ll periodically take a look at the history behind a movie before that movie is released. If the concept behind the Based on a True Story podcast is to learn the […]

56: The Experiment

Did you enjoy this episode? Help support the next one! Buy me a coffee 2018 Updates The Lifespan of a Lie – Trust Issues – Medium How the Stanford Prison Experiment Worked | Stuff You Should Know New evidence shows Stanford Prison Experiment conclusions | Cosmos Was the Stanford Prison Experiment a sham? A Q&A […]

48: USS Indianapolis

Did you enjoy this episode? Help support the next one! Buy me a coffee Resources In Harm’s Way: The Sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis and the Extraordinary Story of Its Survivors by Doug Stanton USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage (2016) – IMDb USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage – Wikipedia Hollywood to tell harrowing story of […]

44: The Men Who Stare at Goats

Did you enjoy this episode? Help support the next one! Buy me a coffee Resources The Men Who Stare at Goats by Jon Ronson The Men Who Stare at Goats (2009) – IMDb The Men Who Stare at Goats (2009) – Synopsis The Men Who Stare at Goats (film) – Wikipedia The Men Who Stare […]

30: Spotlight

Did you enjoy this episode? Help support the next one! Buy me a coffee Resources Spotlight (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD) Betrayal: The Crisis in the Catholic Church: The findings of the investigation that inspired the major motion picture Spotlight Part 1 of 2: Church allowed abuse by priest for years Part 2 of […]

17: Argo

Did you enjoy this episode? Help support the next one! Buy me a coffee Resources Argo [Blu-ray] Show Transcript Argo: How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled Off the Most Audacious Rescue in History Join the Based on a True Story Facebook page Support the show at Patreon Connect with me on Twitter Disclaimer: Dan LeFebvre […]