Terrifying Movies Based on True Events

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11. Deliver Us from Evil (2014)
> Directed by: Scott Derrickson
> Starring: Eric Bana, Edgar Ramírez, Olivia Munn
> Domestic box office: $30.6 million
> Based on: Demonologist Ralph Sarchie’s memoir

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12. First They Killed My Father (2017)
> Directed by: Angelina Jolie
> Starring: Sareum Srey Moch, Phoeung Kompheak, Sveng Socheata
> Domestic box office: N/A
> Based on: Childhood of Loung Ung under the Communist Khmer Rouge regime

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13. Four Days in September (1997)
> Directed by: Bruno Barreto
> Starring: Alan Arkin, Pedro Cardoso, Fernanda Torres
> Domestic box office: $397,517
> Based on: 1969 kidnapping of the United States Ambassador to Brazil by radicals

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14. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)
> Directed by: John McNaughton
> Starring: Michael Rooker, Tracy Arnold, Tom Towles
> Domestic box office: $609,939
> Based on: Serial killers Henry Lee Lucas and Ottis Toole

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15. In Cold Blood (1967)
> Directed by: Richard Brooks
> Starring: Robert Blake, Scott Wilson, John Forsythe
> Domestic box office: N/A
> Based on: 1959 Clutter family murders

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