Biography Movies
The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021)

The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021)

The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021)
IMDb: 6.4
130 min

The Federal Bureau of Narcotics launches an undercover sting operation against jazz singer Billie Holiday.

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Kalashnikov AK-47 (2020)

Kalashnikov AK-47 (2020)

Kalashnikov AK-47 (2020)
IMDb: 6.5
110 min

Tank commander Kalashnikov is severely injured in battle in 1941. The accident leaves him incapacitated and unable to return to the front line. While recovering in the hospital he begins creating…

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Genre: Biography, War
Jennifer Aniston: More Than Friends (2020)

Jennifer Aniston: More Than Friends (2020)

Jennifer Aniston: More Than Friends (2020)
IMDb: 3.0
60 min

There are multiple levels to global superstar actress Jennifer Aniston. Yet the road to success did not come without its challenges. Aniston radiates a vulnerable warmth both on and off…

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Genre: Biography
The Dig (2021)

The Dig (2021)

The Dig (2021)
IMDb: 6.7
112 min

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain’s past resonate…

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The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939)

The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939)

The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939)
IMDb: 6.9
93 min

In 1911, minor stage comic, Vernon Castle meets the stage-struck Irene Foote. A few misadventures later, they marry and then abandon comedy to attempt a dancing career together. While they’re…

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Jesse James (1939)

Jesse James (1939)

Jesse James (1939)
IMDb: 7.0
106 min

After railroad agents forcibly evict the James family from their family farm, Jesse and Frank turn to banditry for revenge.

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Man of a Thousand Faces (1957)

Man of a Thousand Faces (1957)

Man of a Thousand Faces (1957)
IMDb: 7.2
122 min

The turbulent life and professional career of vaudeville actor and silent screen horror star Lon Chaney (1883-1930), the man of a thousand faces; bearer of many personal misfortunes that even…

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Genre: Biography, Drama
Ip Man 4: The Finale (2019)

Ip Man 4: The Finale (2019)

Ip Man 4: The Finale (2019)
IMDb: 7.1
107 min

Following the death of his wife, Ip Man travels to San Francisco to ease tensions between the local kung fu masters and his star student, Bruce Lee, while searching for…

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Annie Get Your Gun (1950)

Annie Get Your Gun (1950)

Annie Get Your Gun (1950)
IMDb: 6.9
107 min

Gunslinger Annie Oakley romances fellow sharpshooter Frank Butler as they travel with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show.

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84 Charing Cross Road (1987)

84 Charing Cross Road (1987)

84 Charing Cross Road (1987)
IMDb: 7.4
100 min

When a humorous script-reader in her New York apartment sees an ad in the Saturday Review of Literature for a bookstore in London that does mail order, she begins a…

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Jefferson in Paris (1995)

Jefferson in Paris (1995)

Jefferson in Paris (1995)
IMDb: 5.8
139 min

His wife having recently died, Thomas Jefferson accepts the post of United States ambassador to pre-revolutionary France, though he finds it difficult to adjust to life in a country where…

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True History of the Kelly Gang (2019)

True History of the Kelly Gang (2019)

True History of the Kelly Gang (2019)
IMDb: 6.0
124 min

Set against the badlands of colonial Australia where the English rule with a bloody fist and the Irish endure, Ned Kelly discovers he comes from a line of Irish rebels—an…

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Wish Man (2019)

Wish Man (2019)

Wish Man (2019)
IMDb: 7.0
107 min

A motorcycle cop is still haunted by the traumatic separation from his father when he was a boy. After surviving a near-fatal accident and being framed for police brutality, his…

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Genre: Biography
The Prisoner of Shark Island (1936)

The Prisoner of Shark Island (1936)

The Prisoner of Shark Island (1936)
IMDb: 7.3
96 min

After setting the leg of John Wilkes Booth, Dr. Samuel Mudd is sent to prison as a conspirator in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

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Crock of Gold: A Few Rounds with Shane MacGowan (2020)

Crock of Gold: A Few Rounds with Shane MacGowan (2020)

Crock of Gold: A Few Rounds with Shane MacGowan (2020)
IMDb: 8.0
124 min

A celebration of the Irish punk/poet Shane MacGowan, lead singer and songwriter of The Pogues, that combines unseen archive footage from the band and MacGowan’s family with original animations.

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Blow (2001)

Blow (2001)

Blow (2001)
IMDb: 7.6
124 min

A boy named George Jung grows up in a struggling family in the 1950’s. His mother nags at her husband as he is trying to make a living for the…

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Mank (2020)

Mank (2020)

Mank (2020)
IMDb: 7.7
131 min

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane.

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Ammonite (2020)

Ammonite (2020)

Ammonite (2020)
IMDb: 6.6
120 min

In 1840s England, palaeontologist Mary Anning and a young woman sent by her husband to convalesce by the sea develop an intense relationship. Despite the chasm between their social spheres…

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Stardust (2020)

Stardust (2020)

Stardust (2020)
IMDb: 6.5
109 min

David Bowie went to America for the first time to promote his third album, The Man Who Sold the World. There, he embarked on a coast-to-coast publicity tour. During this…

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Recon (2019)

Recon (2019)

Recon (2019)
IMDb: 5.8
95 min

Four American soldiers in WW2, after witnessing the vicious murder of an innocent civilian at the hands of their platoon Sergeant, are sent on a reconnaissance/suicide mission led by a…

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A Call to Spy (2019)

A Call to Spy (2019)

A Call to Spy (2019)
IMDb: 7.6
123 min

The story of Vera Atkins, a crafty spy recruiter, and two of the first women she selects for Churchill’s “secret army”: Virginia Hall, a daring American undaunted by a disability…

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The Glorias (2020)

The Glorias (2020)

The Glorias (2020)
IMDb: 5.4
139 min

An equal rights crusader, journalist and activist: Gloria Steinem embodies these and more. From her role in the revolutionary women’s rights movement to her travels throughout the U.S. and around…

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My Brilliant Career (1979)

My Brilliant Career (1979)

My Brilliant Career (1979)
IMDb: 7.1
100 min

A young woman who is determined to maintain her independence finds herself at odds with her family who wants her to tame her wild side and get married.

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Escape From Alcatraz (1979)

Escape From Alcatraz (1979)

Escape From Alcatraz (1979)
IMDb: 7.6
112 min

San Francisco Bay, January 18, 1960. Frank Lee Morris is transferred to Alcatraz, a maximum security prison located on a rocky island. Although no one has ever managed to escape…

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Elvis (1979)

Elvis (1979)

Elvis (1979)
IMDb: 7.0
150 min

This biopic traces Elvis Presley’s life from his impoverished childhood to his meteoric rise to stardom to his triumphant conquering of Las Vegas.

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I Am Woman (2019)

I Am Woman (2019)

I Am Woman (2019)
IMDb: 7.4
116 min

The story of Helen Reddy, who, in 1966, landed in New York with her three-year-old daughter, a suitcase, and $230 in her pocket. Within weeks, she was broke. Within months,…

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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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Genre: Biography, Comedy
The Long Riders (1980)

The Long Riders (1980)

The Long Riders (1980)
IMDb: 7.0
100 min

The origins, exploits and the ultimate fate of the James gang is told in a sympathetic portrayal of the bank robbers made up of brothers who begin their legendary bank…

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The Elephant Man (1980)

The Elephant Man (1980)

The Elephant Man (1980)
IMDb: 8.1
124 min

A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his “owner” as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous façade, there is revealed a person of great intelligence and…

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Genre: Biography, Drama
Raging Bull (1980)

Raging Bull (1980)

Raging Bull (1980)
IMDb: 8.2
129 min

When Jake LaMotta steps into a boxing ring and obliterates his opponent, he’s a prizefighter. But when he treats his family and friends the same way, he’s a ticking time…

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Coal Miner’s Daughter (1980)

Coal Miner’s Daughter (1980)

Coal Miner’s Daughter (1980)
IMDb: 7.5
124 min

Biography of Loretta Lynn, a country and western singer that came from poverty to fame.

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The Silent Natural (2019)

The Silent Natural (2019)

The Silent Natural (2019)
IMDb: 5.0
140 min

William Hoy was one of the first Deaf Major League Baseball players in the 1800’s. Being deaf, he introduced hand signals for strike and ball to the game and overcame…

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Tesla (2020)

Tesla (2020)

Tesla (2020)
IMDb: 5.9
96 min

Highlighting the Promethean struggles of Nikola Tesla, as he attempts to transcend entrenched technology–including his own previous work–by pioneering a system of wireless energy that will change the world.

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Genre: Biography, Drama
The Kid (2019)

The Kid (2019)

The Kid (2019)
IMDb: 5.9
100 min

New Mexico Territory, 1880. Rio Cutler and his older sister Sara must abandon their home after an unfortunate event happens. In their desperate flee to Santa Fe, they cross paths…

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Richard Jewell (2019)

Richard Jewell (2019)

Richard Jewell (2019)
IMDb: 7.5
131 min

Richard Jewell thinks quick, works fast, and saves hundreds, perhaps thousands, of lives after a domestic terrorist plants several pipe bombs and they explode during a concert, only to be…

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A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)
IMDb: 7.3
109 min

An award-winning cynical journalist, Lloyd Vogel, begrudgingly accepts an assignment to write an Esquire profile piece on the beloved television icon Fred Rogers. After his encounter with Rogers, Vogel’s perspective…

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Genre: Biography, Drama
Bombshell (2019)

Bombshell (2019)

Bombshell (2019)
IMDb: 6.8
109 min

Bombshell is a revealing look inside the most powerful and controversial media empire of all time; and the explosive story of the women who brought down the infamous man who…

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Genre: Biography, Drama
Patsy & Loretta (2019)

Patsy & Loretta (2019)

Patsy & Loretta (2019)
IMDb: 7.0
88 min

A story of the close friendship of country music stars Patsy Cline and Loretta Lynn.

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American Fighter (2019)

American Fighter (2019)

American Fighter (2019)
IMDb: 4.8
98 min

A desperate teenager is forced into the dangerous world of underground fighting to win enough money to save his ailing mother. He finds out what he’s made of in the…

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Genre: Action, Biography
Dark Waters (2019)

Dark Waters (2019)

Dark Waters (2019)
IMDb: 7.6
126 min

A tenacious attorney uncovers a dark secret that connects a growing number of unexplained deaths to one of the world’s largest corporations. In the process, he risks everything — his…

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