Spotlight

By Debbie Elicksen. How do you say no to God? Spotlight (2015) is based on the true story of a Boston Globe investigative news team uncovering the answers to a Continue Reading →

Danny Collins

By Debbie Elicksen. Imagine you’ve lived your whole career in a certain way. But if you had known about a letter that was written to you right at the start, Continue Reading →

The Stoning of Soraya M.

By Debbie Elicksen. The Stoning of Soraya M. (2008) is based on a true story about modern Iran and is an adaptation of the book La Femme Lapidée, written by Continue Reading →

Kill the Messenger

By Debbie Elicksen. Kill the Messenger (2014) is based on the true story of newspaper reporter Gary Webb (Jeremy Renner), who uncovered the CIA’s guns for drugs program in the 1990s, Continue Reading →

True Story

By Debbie Elicksen. James Franco is exquisitely creepy in the 2015 drama True Story. The screenplay was written by Rupert Goold and David Kajganich. Goold also directed the film. Video Games Continue Reading →

Rescue Dawn

By Debbie Elicksen. Rescue Dawn (2006) is based on the true account of Dieter Dengler (Christian Bale), a U.S. fighter pilot who becomes a prisoner of war after getting shot Continue Reading →

The Blue Butterfly

By Debbie Elicksen The Blue Butterfly is a 2004 Canadian production written by Pete McCormack and directed by Léa Pool, based on the true story of a young boy with Continue Reading →