Movies Based On Historical Events

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Sardar Udham (2021) - Prime Video

Sardar Udham" narrates the life story of Udham Singh, a prominent figure in the Indian independence movement. The film focuses on Singh's journey from witnessing the Jallianwala Bagh massacre in 1919 to seeking revenge by assassinating Michael O'Dwyer in London in 1940.

Schindler's List (1993) - JioCinema

Directed by Steven Spielberg, "Schindler's List" is a powerful portrayal of the Holocaust, focusing on the true story of Oskar Schindler and his efforts to save Jews from Nazi persecution during World War II.

The Tashkent Files (2019) - Zee5

A political thriller that delves into the mysterious death of India's second Prime Minister, Lal Bahadur Shastri, in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The film follows a journalist's investigation to uncover the truth behind the events.

Apollo 13 (1995) - JioCinema

Ron Howard's "Apollo 13" recounts the dramatic events of the ill-fated Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1970. Starring Tom Hanks, Kevin Bacon, and Bill Paxton, the film captures the tension and heroism of the real-life space mission.

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Mangal Pandey: The Rising (2005) - Prime Video

A biographical historical drama centered around Mangal Pandey, a sepoy in the British East India Company's army. The film explores the events leading up to the Indian Rebellion of 1857, with Mangal Pandey as a key figure in the uprising against British rule.

The Imitation Game (2014) - Prime Video

Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing, "The Imitation Game" depicts the life of the brilliant mathematician and codebreaker during World War II as he works to decrypt the German Enigma code.

Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior (2020) - Disney+ Hotstar

Directed by Om Raut, "Tanhaji" is a historical action film based on the life of Tanaji Malusare, a Maratha warrior. The film chronicles the Battle of Sinhagad where Tanaji, portrayed by Ajay Devgn, played a pivotal role in recapturing the Kondhana Fort from the Mughals.