Oscar winners based on true stories

Published On: Feb 07 2012 04:32:03 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 12 2015 10:51:27 AM EST

Take a look at previous Best Picture winners that portrayed real-life people and events en route to winning the Oscar.

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1970: "Patton" tells the story of General Patton's career during World War II.


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