Movies That Were Altered After Real-Life Events

Filmmaking is all fun and games until life rears its ugly head. Plenty of filmmakers are inspired by real events, but that's not what we're talking about here. The following movies were all changed in some way after they were finished because of something that cut far too close to the bone, whether it was a national tragedy or something much more personal.

One of the through lines in many of the following films is a horrible national event that whips through the news, destroying any possibility of entertainment. Films that were changed due to the horrific events of September 11, 2001, are so numerous that they have their own list

It's unfortunate that there have been so many real-world tragedies that have changed the filmmaking world forever, but it's a testament to the filmmakers behind these movies that they were able to salvage a piece of their films in the face of devastating events.