10 Movies That Are Surprisingly Based on True Stories

7. The Terminal (2004)

The country of Krakozhia is obviously a product of Steven Spielberg’s imagination. Yet the unfortunate airport-dwelling protagonist has a real-life parallel!

After having lost his ID papers, an Iranian refugee named Mehran Karimi Nasseri got stuck in Paris’ Charles de Gaulle Airport, where he spent—believe it or not—the next 20 years, from 1988 until 2008!


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