Good English Biographical Movies

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • This unconventional biopic tunes into the life of iconic trumpeter and jazz legend Chet Baker, capturing his passion and his struggles with addiction.

    Born to Be Blue

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.9
    88%
    64
    2 Mn
  • Determined to make it big in America, Polish-born bandleader Jan Lewan draws his fans into a Ponzi scheme in this comedy based on a true story.

    The Polka King

      Biography, Comedy
      Movies
    5.6
    59%
    65
    0 Mn
  • The film explores the effects of a luxurious yet terribly confining lifestyle on the young queen and ultimately led to her undoing.

    Marie Antoinette

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.4
    54%
    65
    60 Mn
  • As viceroy Lord Mountbatten arrives in Delhi to oversee a transfer of power from Britain to India in 1947, war looms between religious factions.

    Viceroy's House

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.6
    71%
    53
    11 Mn
  • An investigative journalist and self-proclaimed atheist sets out to disprove the existence of God after his wife becomes a Christian.

    The Case for Christ

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    5.9
    52%
    50
    15 Mn
  • Six decades after the Holocaust, Maria Altmann embarks on a quest to reclaim her family's Nazi-stolen artwork, including a famed Gustav Klimt piece.

    Woman in Gold

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    7.3
    55%
    51
    61 Mn
  • In 1962 Brooklyn, a Puerto Rican teen who joins a gang is seduced by violence and heroin. But can his mother's love and faith in God save him?

    Victor

      Biography, Crime, Drama
      Movies
    7.8
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • Gay activist Michael Glatze begins a painful journey when he decides to renounce his sexuality for his religion in this drama based on true story.

    I Am Michael

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    5.7
    64%
    56
    0 Mn
  • Faced with a rare form of throat cancer, teen figure skater Carley Allison finds strength in singing for an online audience in this biopic.

    Kiss & Cry

      Biography, Drama, Sports
      Movies
    7.2
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • This drama follows the controversial life of outspoken atheist Madalyn Murray O'Hair, from her landmark court battles to her infamous abduction.

    The Most Hated Woman in America

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.1
    44%
    41
    0 Mn
  • During the Cuban Revolution, a young journalist travels to Havana to meet Ernest Hemingway, the larger-than-life author who deeply inspired him.

    Papa

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.3
    10%
    37
    1 Mn
  • A college professor goes up against the giants of the auto industry when they fail to give him credit for inventing intermittent windshield wipers.

    Flash of Genius

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    7
    59%
    57
    4 Mn
  • A young Barack Obama forges his identity while dealing with race, divergent cultures and ordinary life as a New York City college student.

    Barry

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    5.9
    82%
    72
    0 Mn
  • After a debilitating accident ends her Olympic dreams, gymnast Ariana Berlin finds recovery and hope in the world of hip-hop and college athletics.

    Full Out

      Biography, Family, Sports
      Movies
    6.5
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • In 1970s Australia, two teen boys fall in love with each other and defeat obstacles to their 15-year relationship, until a new crisis comes their way.

    Holding the Man

      Biography, Romance
      Movies
    7.3
    79%
    0
    0 Mn
  • As he shoots pictures that would become iconic in 'Life' magazine, photographer Dennis Stock forms a surprising bond with rising star James Dean.

    Life

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6
    63%
    59
    1 Mn
  • Sweden's forward-thinking Queen Kristina resists her country's conservative ideals, which only grow more restrictive when she falls for a woman.

    The Girl King

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    5.9
    42%
    37
    0 Mn
  • This portrait of a young Walt Disney traces his path from Missouri to Hollywood, as he juggles big breaks, raw business deals and a budding romance.

    Walt Before Mickey

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6
    20%
    0
    0 Mn
  • President Franklin Roosevelt must deal with his official duties as well as the competing interests of his mother, his wife and his mistresses.

    Hyde Park on Hudson

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    5.9
    37%
    55
    10 Mn
  • This fact-based drama recounts the early days of the controversial but revolutionary WikiLeaks website and the inevitable conflict it wrought.

    The Fifth Estate

      Biography, Drama, Thriller
      Movies
    6.2
    37%
    49
    3 Mn
  • An inspirational profile of an inner-city high school football team's valiant effort to reach the school's first-ever playoff game.

    Undefeated

      Biography, Sports
      Movies
    7.8
    0%
    71
    0 Mn
  • This made-for-TV drama chronicles the scandal and enduring mystery surrounding Lizzie Borden, who was tried in 1892 for axing her parents to death.

    Lizzie Borden Took an Ax

      Biography, Crime, Drama
      Movies
    5.8
    43%
    0
    0 Mn
  • Frothing for vengeance after three 8-year-olds are slain, the community of West Memphis, Ark., directs blame at a trio of teens suspected of Satanism.

    DEVIL'S KNOT

      Biography, Crime, Drama
      Movies
    6.1
    23%
    42
    0 Mn
  • Laurie and Joseph are doctors who interview sexually abused children. With a lot of energy they track down a pedophile who has abused many toddlers.

    Unspeakable Acts

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.1
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • This drama tells the tale of Ricky Bell, a pro running back with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers who died of a muscle disease in the prime of his career.

    Triumph of the Heart

      Biography, Drama, Sports
      Movies
    7.4
    83%
    0
    0 Mn
  • The story of Ryan White, a 13-year-old haemophiliac who contracted AIDS from factor VIII, which was used to control this disorder.

    The Ryan White Story

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    7.4
    0%
    0
    0 Mn
  • This drama based on real-life events tells the story of George McKenna, the tough, determined new principal of a notorious Los Angeles high school.

    Hard Lessons

      Biography, Drama
      Movies
    6.1
    0%
    0
    0 Mn