"The Real Story" uses reconstruction and eyewitness testimony to explore the real stories behind movies such as American Sniper, Donnie Brasco, Munich and others. They've thrilled us, horrified us, and devastated us. They've raised questions about our past and given us hope for a brighter future. They are five of Hollywood's biggest hits, all works of fiction, but all inspired by real events more dramatic than anything a screenwriter could dream up. Join us as we go behind the scenes of "Live Free or Die Hard," "Scream," "Platoon," "The Da Vinci Code," and "Star Trek," and uncover the actual characters and true stories that inspired some of Hollywood's most famous blockbusters. This series unpicks fact from fiction with interviews from the real people behind these extraordinary events. Each story is brought to life with enthralling dramatic reconstruction and archive footage of the actual events. What really happened is more intriguing, more thrilling and more revealing than the fiction.

The Real Story - Netflix

Type: Documentary

Languages: English

Status: Running

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 2008-04-16

The Real Story - The Real Story of Stone Soup - Netflix

The Real Story of Stone Soup is a picture book written by Ying Chang Compestine and illustrated by Stephane Jorisch. The stone soup folk story is often associated with European folklore, but Compestine retells it set in China.

The Real Story - Character list - Netflix

“Uncle” - Old Fisherman that the Chang boys refer to as “Uncle” Ting Chang - The eldest brother who works on Uncle’s boat Pong Chang - The middle brother who works on Uncle’s boat Kuai Chang - The youngest brother who works on Uncle’s boat

The Real Story - References - Netflix