Horror Films Based On True Stories

1. ‘Annabelle’ (2014)

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The makers of ‘The Conjuring’ (2013) released this film due to the interest generated by the doll in the 2013 film.

This film is based on the real life investigation by Ed and Lorraine Warren, who believed that a doll was possessed by an evil spirit.

2. ‘Eaten Alive’ (1976)

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The owner of a hotel kills a number of different people who irritate him, and feeds their bodies to his pet crocodile.

The film is based on the true story of Joe Ball, a serial killer who murdered more than 20 women in the 1930s. He supposedly fed the bodies to his crocodiles.