The Real Story Behind ‘The Blind Side’

The Real Story Behind 'The Blind Side'

The Blind Side is a modern classic American college sports movie, which arrived in worldwide cinemas late 2009. It is a true story and based on real life events. Gracing our screens is award nominee actor Quinton Aaron who plays Michael “Big Mike” Oher, a troubled and impoverished student with a sporting potential bubbling beneath the surface. It seems there were some major differences between the movie and the real life story though. This isn’t hard to believe, seeing as Hollywood has manipulated history through films many times over. His has made heroes out of monsters and at the same time has turned horrible people in history into beloved characters. Although The Blind Side isn’t quite on that same scale, it has still been changed from the original story. It’s a move that has left the real people involved just a little bitter. So if you loved this Hollywood blockbuster, you’re going to be in for quite a treat. Find out where these characters are today, as well as the real story behind The Blind Side. Hold onto your seats folks, we are about to open up a Blind Side treasure chest of secrets you never would have imagined. Take a look at the light side, dark side and end of the story that stole your heart on the silver screen.