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The Best Based On True Story Movies on TCM

Finding a good Based On True Story movie to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Based On True Story movies of all time streaming on TCM.

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1. Yankee Doodle Dandy

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7.7/10
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76/100
Released: 1942Rated: G
Biography, Drama

What it's about: A film of the life of the renowned musical composer, playwright, actor, dancer and singer George M. Cohan.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a TV everywhere service (TCM) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).