Biographical Movies

  • From the depths of addiction to the heights of stardom to underworld entanglements, this biopic traces the checkered past of Indian actor Sanjay Dutt.

    Sanju

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    8.4
    50%
    0
    71 Mn
  • This biopic on former Indian field hockey player Sandeep Singh follows the athlete’s hard-fought comeback after an accidental gunshot left him para...

    Soorma

      Biography, Drama, Sports
      Movies
    7.8
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • In 1950s Makassar, the life of a devoted mother is upended when another woman enters her husband's life.

    Emma' (Mother)

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    7.6
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • Against a backdrop of burgeoning social unrest, a neophyte filmmaker makes history in 1913 as the director of India's first feature-length film.

    Harishchandrachi Factory

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    8.4
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • Prevented from marrying her nobleman lover, a common woman in 16th-century Venice is left with two choices: join a convent or become a courtesan.

    Dangerous Beauty

      Biography, Drama, Romance
      Movies
    7.3
    70%
    0
    4 Mn
  • Senator Ted Kennedy watches his future unravel in the wake of an infamous car crash as family and allies vie to protect his reputation.

    Chappaquiddick

      Biography, Drama, Politics
      Movies
    6.5
    81%
    67
    18 Mn
  • In 1980s Hong Kong, a school principal forms a baseball team with an eclectic crew of local students who soon fight their way to the top of the lea...

    Weeds on Fire

      Biography, Drama, Sports
      Movies
    7
    0%
    0
    4 Mn
  • Winner of the 2014 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, this film takes a look at the world of backup vocalists and the legends they support.

    20 Feet from Stardom

      Biography, Music
      Movies
    7.4
    99%
    83
    0 Mn
  • Indonesian activist Soe Hok Gie experiences a political awakening during the tumultuous regimes of Suharto and Sukarno. Inspired by true events.

    Gie

      Biography, Drama, Politics
      Movies
    7.7
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • Risking his family and future, a banker in occupied Amsterdam slows the Nazi war machine by creating an underground bank to fund the resistance.

    The Resistance Banker

      Biography, Drama, Politics
      Movies
    7.1
    0%
    0
    4 Mn
  • Valerie Plame finds her life, career and marriage in jeopardy when her own government leaks her status as a CIA operative in a political vendetta.

    Fair Game

      Biography, Drama, Politics
      Movies
    6.8
    79%
    69
    24 Mn
  • This Oscar-winning drama charts the life and work of famed economist John Forbes Nash Jr., a brilliant man plagued by the anguish of mental illness.

    A Beautiful Mind

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    8.2
    75%
    72
    313 Mn
  • Despite public humiliation and resistance, an entrepreneur markets a hygienic, low-cost sanitary pad that even India’s poorest women can afford.

    Pad Man

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    8.1
    100%
    0
    17 Mn
  • While gathering evidence against his employer to help the FBI build a price-fixing case, Mark Whitacre begins to piece together a fantasy world.

    The Informant!

      Biography, Comedy, Crime
      Movies
    6.5
    79%
    66
    0 Mn
  • Leonardo DiCaprio portrays eccentric tycoon Howard Hughes, who turned a small fortune into a massive one by building Hollywood and aviation empires.

    The Aviator

      Biography, Drama, History
      Movies
    7.5
    87%
    77
    213 Mn
  • The famous thoroughbred, who won horseracing's 1973 Triple Crown, is nurtured by a steely woman who goes from housewife to the 'first lady of racing.'

    Secretariat

      Biography, Drama, Sports
      Movies
    7.2
    63%
    61
    60 Mn
  • When her kidnapped son is brought home, a mother suspects that the boy isn't her child, so the police captain has her committed to an asylum.

    Changeling

      Biography, Crime, Drama
      Movies
    7.8
    62%
    63
    113 Mn
  • 'Rolling Stone' reporter David Lipsky shadows famed writer David Foster Wallace in this fictionalized account of their revealing five-day encounter.

    The End of the Tour

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    7.3
    91%
    82
    0 Mn
  • This biographical drama traces the rise to fame of controversial Brazilian evangelical leader and business titan Edir Macedo.

    Nothing to Lose

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.9
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • Based on the autobiography by tenor Andrea Bocelli, this musical biopic chronicles his life from his bumpy childhood to his meteoric rise to fame.

    The Music of Silence

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.3
    0%
    25
    0 Mn
  • This Oscar-winning film reveals how imaginative author J.M. Barrie envisioned a world that was at once so wondrous and perilous.

    Finding Neverland

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    7.7
    82%
    67
    117 Mn
  • Stricken with seizures, psychosis and memory loss, a young New York Post reporter visits doctor after doctor in search of an elusive diagnosis.

    Brain on Fire

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.6
    20%
    34
    0 Mn
  • In this biographical drama, Britain's King George VI struggles with an embarrassing stutter until he seeks help from speech therapist Lionel Logue.

    The King's Speech

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    8
    95%
    88
    414 Mn
  • Miracle tells the true story of Herb Brooks (Russell), the player-turned-coach who led the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team to victory over the seemin...

    Miracle

      Biography, Drama, Sports
      Movies
    7.5
    80%
    68
    64 Mn
  • Seeking inspiration, a young 19th-century painter finds a woman who is his love, his muse and his willing subject, but his work becomes controversial.

    Colours of Passion

      Biography, Drama, Romance
      Movies
    7.1
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • This biopic of explorer, innovator, ecologist and filmmaker Jacques Cousteau delves into his adventures, ambitions and his troubled relationships.

    The Odyssey

      Adventure, Biography
      Movies
    6.7
    61%
    0
    9 Mn
  • Prior to World War I, Cambridge don G.H. Hardy helps Indian math prodigy Srinivasa Ramanujan navigate the labyrinth of academia and racial prejudice.

    The Man Who Knew Infinity

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    7.2
    63%
    56
    0 Mn
  • In corrupt, British-colonized Hong Kong, a mainland Chinese immigrant rises to the top of the city's drug underworld with the help of a notorious cop.

    Chasing the Dragon

      Action, Biography, Crime
      Movies
    7
    60%
    0
    86 Mn
  • Emerging from a childhood fraught with adversity, a Brazilian soccer player barrels into the game with unmatched focus and indelible skills.

    Pele : Birth of a Legend

      Biography, Drama, Sports
      Movies
    7.3
    25%
    39
    2 Mn
  • Raised by his aunt since he was a young boy, charismatic John Lennon is suddenly reunited with his mother, Julia, which ignites a bitter battle.

    Nowhere Boy

      Biography, Drama, Music
      Movies
    7.2
    79%
    67
    6 Mn
  • A crisis of faith sets renowned fundamentalist preacher Carlton Pearson on a new spiritual path that jeopardizes everything he holds dear.

    Come Sunday

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.4
    64%
    0
    0 Mn
  • In an eastern Turkish town, suitors knock on the door of the mayor and father of three beautiful daughters who choose to follow their own paths.

    Eksi Elmalar

      Biography, Comedy, Drama
      Movies
    7.2
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • Irish landscape designer Mary Reynolds fights to bring her wild and unconventional style to the esteemed Chelsea Flower Show.

    Dare to Be Wild

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.4
    18%
    0
    0 Mn
  • She grew up in a tough New York neighborhood in the 80's and made history with "Roxanne's Revenge". The story of teen battle rap champ Roxanne Shante.

    Roxanne Roxanne

      Biography, Drama, Music
      Movies
    6.5
    74%
    77
    0 Mn
  • Twenty-four male students out of seventy-five were selected to take on randomly assigned roles of prisoners and guards in a mock prison situated in...

    The Stanford Prison Experiment

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.9
    83%
    67
    0 Mn
  • An aspiring journalist travels to Somalia in hopes of making a name for himself by covering dangerous pirates and hijackers.

    The Pirates of Somalia

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.8
    67%
    54
    0 Mn
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