Biography Movies
Noble (2014)

Noble (2014)

Noble (2014)
IMDb: 6.8
100 min

Christina Noble overcomes the harsh difficulties of her childhood in Ireland to discover her destiny on the streets of Saigon. A true story.

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Genre: Biography, Drama
The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)

The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)

The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)
IMDb: 7.3
129 min

Larry Flynt is the hedonistically obnoxious, but indomitable, publisher of Hustler magazine. The film recounts his struggle to make an honest living publishing his girlie magazine and how it changes…

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Genre: Biography, Drama
Like the Wind (2013)

Like the Wind (2013)

Like the Wind (2013)
IMDb: 6.3
110 min

The last few years in the life of Armida Miserere, female jail director who committed suicide

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I Am Bruce Lee (2012)

I Am Bruce Lee (2012)

I Am Bruce Lee (2012)
IMDb: 7.5
94 min

Bruce Lee is universally recognized as the pioneer who elevated martial arts in film to an art form, and this documentary will reveal why Bruce Lee’s flame burns brighter now…

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Changeling (2008)

Changeling (2008)

Changeling (2008)
IMDb: 7.7
141 min

Christine Collins is overjoyed when her kidnapped son is brought back home. But when Christine suspects that the boy returned to her isn’t her child, the police captain has her…

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The Glenn Miller Story (1954)

The Glenn Miller Story (1954)

The Glenn Miller Story (1954)
IMDb: 7.3
115 min

A vibrant tribute to one of America’s legendary bandleaders, charting Glenn Miller’s rise from obscurity and poverty to fame and wealth in the early 1940s.

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As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM (2015)

As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM (2015)

As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM (2015)
IMDb: 7.1
109 min

“Adam Goldstein was friend to many in the ’90s L.A. party scene, where he threw himself into a newfound life as DJ AM. Overcoming several obstacles, including a troubled familial…

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12 O’Clock Boys (2013)

12 O’Clock Boys (2013)

12 O’Clock Boys (2013)
IMDb: 6.4
76 min

Pug, a wisecracking 13 year old living on a dangerous Westside block, has one goal in mind: to join The Twelve O’Clock Boys; the notorious urban dirt-bike gang of Baltimore….

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Desert Dancer (2014)

Desert Dancer (2014)

Desert Dancer (2014)
IMDb: 6.2
104 min

Inspirational true story of Iranian dancer Afshin Ghaffarian, who risked his life for his dream to become a dancer despite a nationwide dancing ban.

Ignatius of Loyola (2016)

Ignatius of Loyola (2016)

Ignatius of Loyola (2016)
IMDb: 5.6
118 min

Historical biographical religious drama film based on the memoirs of Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Jesuit order who was also canonized as a saint in Roman Catholicism.

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The Most Assassinated Woman in the World (2018)

The Most Assassinated Woman in the World (2018)

The Most Assassinated Woman in the World (2018)
IMDb: 5.3
102 min

Set against the backdrop of the infamous Theatre Grand Guignol the story revolves around iconic actress Paula Maxa – the most famous of the Grand Guignol’s leading ladies and the…

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The Informant! (2009)

The Informant! (2009)

The Informant! (2009)
IMDb: 6.4
108 min

A rising star at agri-industry giant Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Mark Whitacre suddenly turns whistleblower. Even as he exposes his company’s multi-national price-fixing conspiracy to the FBI, Whitacre envisions himself…

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The Dark Horse (2014)

The Dark Horse (2014)

The Dark Horse (2014)
IMDb: 7.5
124 min

One-time Maori speed-chess champ, Genesis Potini, lives with a bi-polar disorder and must overcome prejudice and violence in the battle to save his struggling chess club, his family and ultimately,…

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Genre: Biography, Drama
Diana (2013)

Diana (2013)

Diana (2013)
IMDb: 5.5
113 min

During the last two years of her life, Princess Diana (Naomi Watts) campaigns against the use of land mines and has a secret love affair with a Pakistani heart surgeon…

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How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (2008)

How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (2008)

How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (2008)
IMDb: 6.4
110 min

A British writer struggles to fit in at a high-profile magazine in New York.

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I Married a Witch

I Married a Witch

I Married a Witch
IMDb: 7.2
77 min

Rocksford, New England, 1672. Puritan witch hunter Jonathan Wooley is cursed after burning a witch at the stake: his descendants will never find happiness in their marriages. At present, politician…

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Serpico (1973)

Serpico (1973)

Serpico (1973)
IMDb: 7.8
130 min

The real-life struggle of an honest New York City cop against a corrupt system.

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Where the Buffalo Roam (1980)

Where the Buffalo Roam (1980)

Where the Buffalo Roam (1980)
IMDb: 6.7
99 min

Semi-biographical film based on the experiences of gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson.

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The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (2007)

The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (2007)

The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (2007)
IMDb: 8.1
79 min

In this hilarious arcade showdown, a humble novice goes head-to-head against the reigning Donkey Kong champ in a confrontation that rocks the gaming world to its processors! For over 20…

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Mesrine Part 1: Killer Instinct (2008)

Mesrine Part 1: Killer Instinct (2008)

Mesrine Part 1: Killer Instinct (2008)
IMDb: 7.6
113 min

Jacques Mesrine, a loyal son and dedicated soldier, is back home and living with his parents after serving in the Algerian War. Soon he is seduced by the neon glamour…

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Why Horror? (2014)

Why Horror? (2014)

Why Horror? (2014)
IMDb: 6.2
81 min

Horror fan Tal Zimerman examines the psychology of horror around the world to find out why people love to be scared.

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Papillon (2017)

Papillon (2017)

Papillon (2017)
IMDb: 7.1
133 min

Henri “Papillon” Charrière, a safecracker from the Parisian underworld, is wrongfully convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment in the penal colony of French Guiana, where he forges a strong friendship…

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The Resistance Banker (2018)

The Resistance Banker (2018)

The Resistance Banker (2018)
IMDb: 6.9
123 min

In 1942, in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam, the banker brothers Walraven and Gijsbert van Hall face their biggest challenge when they decide to help finance the Dutch resistance.

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Genre: Biography, Drama, War
On My Skin: The Last Seven Days of Stefano Cucchi (2018)

On My Skin: The Last Seven Days of Stefano Cucchi (2018)

On My Skin: The Last Seven Days of Stefano Cucchi (2018)
IMDb: 7.4
100 min

The incredible true story behind the most controversial Italian court cases in recent years. Stefano Cucchi was arrested for a minor crime and mysteriously found dead during his detention. In…

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Genre: Biography, Drama
Anne Clark: I’ll Walk Out Into Tomorrow (2018)

Anne Clark: I’ll Walk Out Into Tomorrow (2018)

Anne Clark: I’ll Walk Out Into Tomorrow (2018)
IMDb: 5.9
80 min

Anne Clark, an icon of music history and a terrific pioneer of spoken word art, has been on stage for more than 30 years. It transforms language into unique music….

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Shine (1996)

Shine (1996)

Shine (1996)
IMDb: 7.7
105 min

Pianist David Helfgott, driven by his father and teachers, has a breakdown. Years later he returns to the piano, to popular if not critical acclaim.

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The von Trapp Family: A Life of Music (2015)

The von Trapp Family: A Life of Music (2015)

The von Trapp Family: A Life of Music (2015)
IMDb: 6.5
98 min

Agathe von Trapp, the eldest daughter of a well-known musical family, overcomes many obstacles to pursue her musical career and move to the United States.

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The Devil’s Double (2011)

The Devil’s Double (2011)

The Devil’s Double (2011)
IMDb: 7.1
109 min

A chilling vision of the House of Saddam Hussein comes to life through the eyes of the man who was forced to become the double of Hussein’s sadistic son.

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Mary Queen of Scots (2013)

Mary Queen of Scots (2013)

Mary Queen of Scots (2013)
IMDb: 5.4
119 min

The life and death of the Scottish monarch.

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Goya’s Ghosts (2006)

Goya’s Ghosts (2006)

Goya’s Ghosts (2006)
IMDb: 6.9
113 min

Painter Francisco Goya faces a scandal involving his muse, who is labeled a heretic by a monk.

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Life Itself (2014)

Life Itself (2014)

Life Itself (2014)
IMDb: 7.8
121 min

Life Itself recounts the surprising and entertaining life of renowned film critic and social commentator Roger Ebert. The film details his early days as a freewheeling bachelor and Pulitzer Prize…

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The World’s Fastest Indian (2005)

The World’s Fastest Indian (2005)

The World’s Fastest Indian (2005)
IMDb: 7.8
127 min

The life story of New Zealander Burt Munro, who spent years building a 1920 Indian motorcycle — a bike which helped him set the land-speed world record at Utah’s Bonneville…

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3096 Days (2013)

3096 Days (2013)

3096 Days (2013)
IMDb: 6.4
111 min

A young Austrian girl is kidnapped and held in captivity for eight years. Based on the real-life case of Natascha Kampusch.

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Get Rich or Die Tryin’ (2005)

Get Rich or Die Tryin’ (2005)

Get Rich or Die Tryin’ (2005)
IMDb: 5.3
117 min

A tale of an inner city drug dealer who turns away from crime to pursue his passion, rap music.

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Citizen Jane (2009)

Citizen Jane (2009)

Citizen Jane (2009)
IMDb: 5.5
89 min

Based on the book about a true story that dominated headlines, Citizen Jane is the gripping tale of Jane Alexander. Attractive and successful, Jane live an enviable life in San…

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20 Feet from Stardom (2013)

20 Feet from Stardom (2013)

20 Feet from Stardom (2013)
IMDb: 7.4
91 min

Backup singers live in a world that lies just beyond the spotlight. Their voices bring harmony to the biggest bands in popular music, but we’ve had no idea who these…

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Whitney (2018)

Whitney (2018)

Whitney (2018)
IMDb: 7.2
120 min

Filmmaker Kevin Macdonald examines the life and career of singer Whitney Houston. Features never-before-seen archival footage, exclusive recordings, rare performances and interviews with the people who knew her best.

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Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind (2018)

Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind (2018)

Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind (2018)
IMDb: 8.0
116 min

A funny, intimate and heartbreaking portrait of one of the world’s most beloved and inventive comedians, Robin Williams, told largely through his own words. Celebrates what he brought to comedy…

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Believe Me: The Abduction of Lisa McVey (2018)

Believe Me: The Abduction of Lisa McVey (2018)

Believe Me: The Abduction of Lisa McVey (2018)
IMDb: 7.2
87 min

From the producer behind “Girl in the Box” and “Girl in the Bunker,” comes the disturbing true-story of Lisa McVey, who was abducted in 1984 but later released by her…

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55 Steps (2017)

55 Steps (2017)

55 Steps (2017)
IMDb: 6.9
115 min

55 Steps is based a the inspiring true story of Eleanor Riese, a mental illness patient herself, who brings a class action suit to give competent mental patients the right…

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Genre: Biography, Drama