194: Project Blue Book with David O’Leary and Sean Jablonski

Project Blue Book with David O'Leary and Sean Jablonski

Today we’ll be chatting with the Creator and Showrunner of the History Channel’s Project Blue Book about what it takes to create a TV show that is inspired by true events. Save Blue Book Sign the Petition Disclaimer: Dan LeFebvre and/or Based on a True Story may earn commissions from qualifying purchases through our links […]

143: The Crucible

The story of the Salem witch trials was brought to the world’s spotlight thanks to Arthur Miller’s play The Crucible. Today, we’ll look at the historical accuracy of the 1996 movie based on that play. Resources A Brief History of the Salem Witch Trials The Salem Witch Trials Victims: Who Were They? Records of Salem Witchcraft, […]

110: Communion with Rob Kristoffersen

Dive into the world of the supernatural as I’m joined by UFO expert Rob Kristoffersen to chat about Whitley Strieber’s experience that we saw in the movie Communion. Subscribe to Our Strange Skies Follow Our Strange Skies on Twitter Get the book, Communion: A True Story Disclaimer: Dan LeFebvre and/or Based on a True Story […]

24: The Conjuring

Happy Halloween! I wanted to do something special this week. I thought it’d be fun to cover the true story behind something scary. But after starting to look for some movies to fit the bill, I quickly realized most of the scary movies that claim to be based on a true story also require a […]