The notion that a movie is based on a true story often takes our perception to a whole new level. On the other hand, there are many great films that we are completely unaware of their true inspiration.
Here are 10 well-known flicks that you probably never suspected were inspired by real-life people and events:
10. Good Morning, Vietnam (1987)
Robin Williams stars as a rather unconventional DJ on Armed Force Radio Services in Vietnam. The heartfelt tale of the Vietnamese War is based on the experiences of Adrian Cronauer.
Although Good Morning, Vietnam vastly magnifies Cronauer’s wits and rebellion, the initial premise of the inspiring story is rooted in real life.