The Histories of America

Films either based on true stories or based on or around historical events. Fiction or not.

  • 12 Years a Slave
  • 1492: Conquest of Paradise
  • 1776
  • 42
  • American Sniper
  • Apollo 13
  • Black Hawk Down
  • Bridge of Spies
  • Cinderella Man
  • Deepwater Horizon
  • Eight Men Out
  • Gettysburg
  • Glory
  • Glory Road
  • Gods and Generals
  • Gone with the Wind
  • GoodFellas
  • Hacksaw Ridge
  • Hidden Figures
  • How the West Was Won
  • Johnny Tremain
  • Lincoln
  • Miracle
  • Moneyball
  • Mr. Holland's Opus
  • October Sky
  • Patriots Day
  • Pocahontas
  • Saving Private Ryan
  • Seabiscuit
  • Selma
  • Spotlight
  • Sully
  • The Alamo
  • The Big Short
  • The Butler
  • The Crucible
  • The Godfather
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • The Godfather: Part III
  • The Patriot
  • The Pride of the Yankees
  • The Right Stuff
  • The Social Network
  • The Wolf of Wall Street
  • United 93
  • We Are Marshall
  • Williamsburg: The Story of a Patriot
  • World Trade Center
  • Zero Dark Thirty