Category: Biography

North Face (2008) 7.4

North Face (2008)

Based on a true story, North Face is a survival drama film about a competition to climb the most dangerous rock face in the Alps. Set in 1936, as Nazi propaganda urges the nation's Alpinists to conquer the unclimbed n...

Servant or Slave (TV Movie 2016) 6.8

Servant or Slave (TV Movie 2016)

Bringing to light the heartbreaking experiences of Rita Wright, Rita Wenberg, Violet West, Adelaide Wenberg and Valerie Linow, Servant or Slave is a film of courage, strength and the fortitude to pursue justice for th...

Julius Caesar (1953) 7.3

Julius Caesar (1953)

Brutus, Cassius, and other high-ranking Romans murder Caesar, because they believe his ambition will lead to tyranny. The people of Rome are on their side until Antony, Caesar's right-hand man, makes a moving speech. ...

Bugsy (1991) 6.8

Bugsy (1991)

New York gangster Ben Bugsy Siegel takes a brief business trip to Los Angeles. A sharp-dressing womaniser with a foul temper, Siegel doesn't hesitate to kill or maim anyone crossing him. In L.A. the life, the movies, ...

Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me (2014) 8

Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me (2014)

This powerful portrait of the life and career of great American music icon Glen Campbell opens to the viewer the world of the singular talent who created hits like Rhinestone Cowboy, Wichita Lineman and Gentle on My M...

Ashoka the Great (2001) 6.5

Ashoka the Great (2001)

Prince Ashoke (Shahrukh Khan), heir to the Magadha Kingdom, bowing to his mother's (Shilpa Mehta) demand forsakes his princely status and goes to live in the wild for awhile. There he meets and falls in love with Kaur...

Thackeray (2019) 5.1

Thackeray (2019)

Balasaheb Thackrey works as a cartoonist for a newspaper. But his editor isn't happy with it as he creates cartoons of politician which affects the sales of his paper.He is asked to try something else but he quits his...

The Colony (2015) 7.1

The Colony (2015)

Lena and Daniel, a young couple become entangled in the Chilean military coup of 1973. Daniel is abducted by Pinochet's secret police and Lena tracks him to a sealed off area in the South of the country, called Coloni...

The Other Side of the Mountain (1975) 6.4

The Other Side of the Mountain (1975)

Based on the true story of Jill Kinmont. In 1955, eighteen-year-old Jill is a truly talented, gifted skier and a shoo-in for the 1956 Winter Olympics. But Jill comes close to losing everything when she takes a near fa...

The Bronx Bull (2016) 4.8

The Bronx Bull (2016)

Based on the tumultuous real-life experiences of legendary boxing champion Jake LaMotta, THE BRONX BULL chronicles his rise as a world-class boxer and his struggles with life outside of the ring, offering an unflinchi...

Foxcatcher (2014) 7

Foxcatcher (2014)

Based on true events, Foxcatcher tells the dark and fascinating story of the unlikely and ultimately tragic relationship between an eccentric multi-millionaire and two champion wrestlers. When Olympic Gold Medal winni...

The Motorcycle Diaries (2004) 7.8

The Motorcycle Diaries (2004)

In 1952, twenty-three year old medical student Ernesto Guevara de la Serna - Fuser to his friends and later better known as 'Ernesto Che Guevara' - one semester away from graduation, decides to postpone his last semes...

Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973) 7.3

Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973)

It's 1881 in New Mexico, and the times they are a'changing. Pat Garrett, erstwhile travelling companion of the outlaw Billy the Kid has become a sheriff, tasked by cattle interests with ridding the territory of Billy....

Cromwell (1970) 6.9

Cromwell (1970)

Disgusted with the policies of King Charles I, Oliver Cromwell plans to take his family to the New World. But on the eve of their departure, Cromwell is drawn into the tangled web of religion and politics that will re...

Bloodsport (1988) 6.8

Bloodsport (1988)

Frank Dux has spent most his life being trained by Tanaka to participate in the Kumite, the ultimate martial arts tournament, where participants are seriously injured, even killed. Frank decides to go despite being to...

Il Divo (2008) 7.3

Il Divo (2008)

The story of Italian politician Giulio Andreotti, who has served as Prime Minister of Italy seven times since the restoration of democracy in 1946.

My Way: The Rise and Fall of Silvio Berlusconi (TV Movie 2016) 6.2

My Way: The Rise and Fall of Silvio Berlusconi (TV Movie 2016)

The life of Italian Tycoon and politician Silvio Berlusconi, told by himself.

Mad As Hell (2014) 5.9

Mad As Hell (2014)

The Young Turks, one of the most popular online news shows in the world, has amassed a YouTube network consisting of millions of subscribers and billions of views. But that wasn't always the case. MAD AS HELL document...

The Best of Enemies (2019) 7

The Best of Enemies (2019)

Civil rights activist Ann Atwater faces off against C.P. Ellis, Exalted Cyclops of the Ku Klux Klan, in 1971 Durham, North Carolina over the issue of school integration.

Quiz Show (1994) 7.5

Quiz Show (1994)

An idealistic young lawyer working for a Congressional subcommittee in the late 1950s discovers that TV quiz shows are being fixed. His investigation focuses on two contestants on the show "Twenty-One": Herbert Stempe...

Amundsen (2019) 6.3

Amundsen (2019)

The life story of Arctic explorer, Roald Amundsen.

Brian’s Song (TV Movie 1971) 7.6

Brian’s Song (TV Movie 1971)

Gale Sayers joins the Chicago Bears and is befriended by Brian Piccolo, an over-achieving running back. Although they compete for the same spot on the team, and despite the fact that Sayers is black and Piccolo white,...

Jue Sheng Shi Ke (2019) 5

Jue Sheng Shi Ke (2019)

The film is set in 1949, as the members of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China prepare to establish a new Chinese state, the People's Republic of China.

Glory Daze: The Life and Times of Michael Alig (2015) 6.7

Glory Daze: The Life and Times of Michael Alig (2015)

New York City. 1987. A new group of individuals arrives to fill the artistic power vacuum created by Andy Warhol's untimely death and the demise of his "Factory", in the form of The Club Kids. They would reign supreme...

Kim Dotcom: Caught in the Web (2017) 7

Kim Dotcom: Caught in the Web (2017)

The story of the most wanted man online

Cleopatra (1970) 6.3

Cleopatra (1970)

Three people from the future are spiritually sent back in time to relive the era of Caesar, Marc Anthony and Cleopatra. As close companions to these key historical figures, they seek to understand the nature of an ene...

Radio (2003) 6.9

Radio (2003)

Set in 1976, real life Coach Jones befriends mentally disabled black student, Radio. They then form a friendship and bond over the football season. Though things take a turn for the worst when certain fans and parents...

Little Ashes (2008) 6.5

Little Ashes (2008)

In 1922, Madrid is wavering on the edge of change as traditional values are challenged by the dangerous new influences of Jazz, Freud and the avant-garde. Salvador Dali arrives at the university; 18 years old and dete...

In the Heart of the Sea (2015) 6.9

In the Heart of the Sea (2015)

In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. The real-life maritime disaster woul...

Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight (2013) 6.8

Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight (2013)

In 1964, world champion boxer Muhammad Ali requested exemption from the military draft based on his religious beliefs. His request was denied and when he refused induction into the army, he was convicted and sentenced...

Good Game (2014) 6.4

Good Game (2014)

For a select group of young men, video gaming isn't just a hobby, it's a job. To be a professional gamer, you need a competitive drive, tactical skill, and creativity. With increasingly larger prizes and six figure pl...

Muscle Shoals (2013) 7.7

Muscle Shoals (2013)

Located alongside the Tennessee River, Muscle Shoals, Alabama is the unlikely breeding ground for some of America's most creative and defiant music. Under the spiritual influence of the 'Singing River' as Native Ameri...