Of late, I've viewed two good movies based on true events from the 1920's and 1930's. One of them is Changeling (2008), directed by Clint Eastwood, starring Angelina Jolie and John Malkovich.
While watching how the events unfold, one by one, I was dumbstruck that all of them had really happened in the US. Fortunately, so much have changed (to the better) since then.
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