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|robert piepenbrink ||10 Jun 2022 3:42 a.m. PST|
No difference. It's not as though the words have any meaning in Hollywood.
| ColCampbell ||10 Jun 2022 6:12 a.m. PST|
|Major Mike||10 Jun 2022 7:06 a.m. PST|
Hollywood, where a great story can be reduced to garbage by a producer/director and/or actors "vision" of how it should be.
|williamb||10 Jun 2022 7:52 a.m. PST|
Agree with all. Just look at Custer starring Errol Flynn
|robert piepenbrink ||10 Jun 2022 10:02 a.m. PST|
Now, I'd have said "They Died with their Boots on" was--OK, inaccurate as all get-out, but at least it improved on reality. ("Fort Apache" might be far enough out to rate as "inspired by" rather than "based on.")
Same thing with "The Wind and the Lion."
|Frederick ||10 Jun 2022 10:18 a.m. PST|
More likely only 'cause my wife is more likely to, and I have not been married for 40 years for no reason!
|dapeters||13 Jun 2022 11:51 a.m. PST|
"Based on a true story"…yes there were people in it.