Biography Movies
Trial by Fire

Trial by Fire

Trial by Fire
IMDb: 5.6
127

The tragic and controversial story of Cameron Todd Willingham, who was executed in Texas for killing his three children after scientific evidence and expert testimony that bolstered his claims of…

Genre: Biography, Drama
Creation

Creation

Creation
IMDb: 5.5
108

A psychological, heart-wrenching love story that provides a unique and inside look at Charles Darwin. Torn between faith and science, he struggles to finish his legendary book “On the Origin…

Apollo: the Forgotten Films

Apollo: the Forgotten Films

Apollo: the Forgotten Films
IMDb: 7.6
83

Recently discovered footage reveals the secret history of NASA’s first landing on the moon, and using this brand-new evidence, former astronauts and experts challenge everything known about the Apollo missions.

Standing Up

Standing Up

Standing Up
IMDb: 9.5
74

An ultra-Orthodox Jew, a couch surfing custodian, and a personal injury lawyer – risk everything to find their voices on the cutthroat New York comedy scene.

Goalie

Goalie

Goalie
IMDb: 8.3
119

The life of a professional hockey player was not always a glamorous one. For legendary goaltender Terry Sawchuk, each save means one more gash to his unmasked face and one…

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser
IMDb: 7.1
109

The film follows Kaspar Hauser (Bruno S.), who lived the first seventeen years of his life chained in a tiny cellar with only a toy horse to occupy his time,…

The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel

The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel

The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel
IMDb: 6.8
88

The life and career of Erwin Rommel and his involvement in the plot to assassinate Hitler.

Ask Dr. Ruth

Ask Dr. Ruth

Ask Dr. Ruth
IMDb: 7.8
100

A documentary portrait chronicling the incredible life of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, a Holocaust survivor who became America’s most famous sex therapist. As her 90th birthday approaches, Dr. Ruth revisits her…

Third Eye Spies

Third Eye Spies

Third Eye Spies
IMDb: 6.3
94

Two physicists discover psychic abilities are real only to have their experiments at Stanford co-opted by the CIA and their research silenced by the demands of secrecy. Yet, as both…

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple
IMDb: 7.7
103

After years on the road establishing his reputation as Japan’s greatest fencer, Takezo returns to Kyoto. Otsu waits for him, yet he has come not for her but to challenge…

Caligari in the Desert

Caligari in the Desert

Caligari in the Desert
IMDb: N/A
23

In the midst of the desert, a retired gold miner follows his passions of silent movies, local history and sign painting, creating a unique menagerie in his house with no…

Loro

Loro

Loro
IMDb: 6.7
157

Internationally released Director’s Cut of “Loro 1” and “Loro 2”, which where released separately as two movies in Italy. The film talks about the group of businessmen and politicians –…

Genre: Biography, Drama
The Bobby DeBarge Story

The Bobby DeBarge Story

The Bobby DeBarge Story
IMDb: 5.7
N/A

The movie explores the tumultuous life of Bobby DeBarge, the former lead singer of 70’s R&B/Funk Band Switch, also the eldest sibling of the world-famous pop group DeBarge. Despite his…

Genre: Biography, Drama
Armstrong

Armstrong

Armstrong
IMDb: 8.9
100

Dramatic, moving and deeply human, ARMSTRONG offers the definitive life story of Neil Armstrong: from his childhood in Ohio to his first steps on the Moon, and beyond.

Dovlatov

Dovlatov

Dovlatov
IMDb: 7.5
126

Dovlatov charts six days in the life of brilliant, ironic writer who saw far beyond the rigid limits of 70s Soviet Russia. Sergei Dovlatov fought to preserve his own talent…

Genre: Biography, Drama
As Dreamers Do

As Dreamers Do

As Dreamers Do
IMDb: 3.6
90

The early life of Walt Disney is explored in this family film with an art house twist. Though his reality was often dark, it was skewed by his ever growing…

Compulsion

Compulsion

Compulsion
IMDb: 7.5
103

Two close friends, arrogantly and without remorse, kidnap and murder a young boy. They are caught and put to trial where their larger-than-life defense lawyer blames the Establishment for their…

The Perfect Wave

The Perfect Wave

The Perfect Wave
IMDb: 4.8
113

The true story of Ian McCormack who grew up surfing the waters of New Zealand. Wanting to dive deeper, Ian sets out on a journey with his best friend that…

The Color of Time

The Color of Time

The Color of Time
IMDb: 4.5
72

A poetic road trip through Pulitzer prize-winning CK Williams’ life over the course of 40 years.

Son of God

Son of God

Son of God
IMDb: 5.7
138

The life story of Jesus is told from his humble birth through his teachings, crucifixion and ultimate resurrection.

The Last of Robin Hood

The Last of Robin Hood

The Last of Robin Hood
IMDb: 5.7
92

Errol Flynn, the swashbuckling Hollywood star and notorious ladies man, flouted convention all his life, but never more brazenly than in his last years when, swimming in vodka and unwilling…

Jimi: All Is by My Side

Jimi: All Is by My Side

Jimi: All Is by My Side
IMDb: 5.7
118

A drama based on Jimi Hendrix’s life as he left New York City for London, where his career took off.

Genre: Biography, Drama
Summer in February

Summer in February

Summer in February
IMDb: 5.7
101

The Newlyn School of artists flourished at the beginning of the 20th Century and the film focuses on the wild and bohemian Lamorna Group, which included Alfred Munnings and Laura…

The Bling Ring

The Bling Ring

The Bling Ring
IMDb: 5.6
90

Inspired by actual events, a group of fame-obsessed teenagers use the Internet to track celebrities’ whereabouts in order to rob their homes.

Effie Gray

Effie Gray

Effie Gray
IMDb: 5.9
108

A look at the mysterious relationship between Victorian art critic John Ruskin and his teenage bride Effie Gray.

Grace of Monaco

Grace of Monaco

Grace of Monaco
IMDb: 5.7
103

The story of former Hollywood star Grace Kelly’s crisis of marriage and identity, during a political dispute between Monaco’s Prince Rainier III and France’s Charles De Gaulle, and a looming…

Heaven Is for Real

Heaven Is for Real

Heaven Is for Real
IMDb: 5.8
99

Heaven Is for Real recounts the true story of a small-town father who must find the courage and conviction to share his son’s extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world. Four-year-old…

Pride

Pride

Pride
IMDb: 7.8
119

Comedy-drama based on a true story set in the summer of 1984 – when Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is on strike. At…

House of Versace

House of Versace

House of Versace
IMDb: 5.7
85

Based on Wall Street Journal reporter Deborah Ball’s widely-read book “House of Versace: The Untold Story of Genius, Murder, and Survival”, the movie brings to light the story of Donatella,…

Jobs

Jobs

Jobs
IMDb: 5.9
128

The story of Steve Jobs’ ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.

Digging Up the Marrow

Digging Up the Marrow

Digging Up the Marrow
IMDb: 5.8
98

He’s one of the hardest working filmmakers in the genre business…….So what’s HATCHET man Adam Green been up to this past year apart from working on his sit-com ‘Holliston’, writing…

The Look of Love

The Look of Love

The Look of Love
IMDb: 6.0
105

Paul Raymond builds a porn, entertainment and real estate empire that makes him the wealthiest man in Britain, but drugs doom his beloved daughter, Debbie.

Set Fire to the Stars

Set Fire to the Stars

Set Fire to the Stars
IMDb: 5.7
97

An aspiring poet in 1950s New York has his ordered world shaken when he embarks on a week-long retreat to save his hell raising hero, Dylan Thomas.

Genre: Biography, Drama
The Fifth Estate

The Fifth Estate

The Fifth Estate
IMDb: 6.2
128

A look at the relationship between WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his early supporter and eventual colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg, and how the website’s growth and influence led to an irreparable…

The Invisible Woman

The Invisible Woman

The Invisible Woman
IMDb: 6.2
111

In 1857, at the height of his fame and fortune, novelist and social critic Charles Dickens meets and falls in love with teenage stage actress Nelly Ternan. As she becomes…

Lovelace

Lovelace

Lovelace
IMDb: 6.2
92

Story of Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband, before taking control of her life.

Genre: Biography, Drama
Jamesy Boy

Jamesy Boy

Jamesy Boy
IMDb: 6.3
109

Based on the true story of teenager James Burns who goes from a suburban street gang to a maximum-security prison cell surrounded by hardened criminals. He turns his life around…

Kid Cannabis

Kid Cannabis

Kid Cannabis
IMDb: 6.4
110

An eighteen year old high school drop out and his twenty-seven year old friend start trafficking marijuana across the border of Canada in order to make money and their lives…

Cesar Chavez

Cesar Chavez

Cesar Chavez
IMDb: 6.4
102

A biography of the civil-rights activist and labor organizer Cesar Chavez. Chronicling the birth of a modern American labour movement, Cesar Chavez tells the story of the famed civil rights…

Genre: Biography, Drama
Concussion

Concussion

Concussion
IMDb: 7.1
123

A dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a…