Come here often? Make your homepage » close

Get instant access to Download the XFINITY® One Click Google extension» close


Your XFINITY Connect session has timed out due to inactivity. Click here to go back close

Films Based on Unbelievable True Stories

1 of 18

You Can't Make This Stuff Up

The truth is occasionally stranger than fiction, and Hollywood loves cashing in on unbelievable real-life tales.

Jennifer Lawrence starred in the 2015 movie "Joy," which is based on the true story of Joy Mangano, a struggling divorced mother who managed to create her own business empire.

Keep clicking to see 16 films based on outrageous (but true) stories. —XFINITY Entertainment Staff (Photo: Warner Bros, 20th Century Fox, AP)

The opinions expressed are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Comcast.

Ad Info - Ad Feedback

Ad Info - Ad Feedback