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In the Name of the Father 1993

A small time thief from Belfast, Gerry Conlon, is falsely implicated in the IRA bombing of a pub that kills several people while he is in London. Bullied by the British police, he and four of his friends are coerced into confessing their guilt. Gerry's father and other relatives in London are also implicated in the crime. He spends 15 years in prison with his father trying to prove his innocence with the help of a British attorney, Gareth Peirce. Based on a true story.

Category: Biography, Drama, Thriller

Stars: Alison Crosbie,Daniel Day-Lewis,Philip King,Emma Thompson,Nye Heron,Anthony Brophy,Frankie McCafferty,Paul Warriner,Julian Walsh,Stuart Wolfenden,Jo Connor,Karen Carlisle,Seamus Moran,Billy Byrne,Maureen McBride

8.2 IMDB Rating 2,018 Views
Dickinson 2019–

An inside look at the world of writer Emily Dickinson.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Stars: Hailee Steinfeld, Adrian Enscoe, Anna Baryshnikov

7,3 IMDB Rating 8,103 Views
Unbroken 2014

The life of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic athlete who joined the armed forces during the second world war. Only to be captured by the Japanese navy after a plane crash in the Pacific. During his capture, Louie must continue his fight by surviving through the war.

Category: Biography, Drama, Sport

Stars: Jack O'Connell,Domhnall Gleeson,Garrett Hedlund,Miyavi

7.2 IMDB Rating 7,155 Views
Tony Parker: The Final Shot 2020

Report Problem

Category: Biography, Documentary, Sport

Stars: Ansuman Bhagat, Tony Parker

219 Views
Washington 2020

The life story of George Washington, the first President of the United States.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Drama

Stars: Jeff Daniels, Joanne Freeman, Alan Taylor

8,0 IMDB Rating 859 Views
The Long Road Home 2017–

American forces occupying Iraq are ambushed in a Baghdad neighborhood.

Category: Action, Biography, Drama

Stars: Michael Kelly, Jason Ritter, Kate Bosworth, E.J. Bonilla

7.5 IMDB Rating 7,783 Views
A Beautiful Mind 2001

From the heights of notoriety to the depths of depravity, John Forbes Nash, Jr. experienced it all. A mathematical genius, he made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over his tragedy, and finally - late in life - received the Nobel Prize.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Russell Crowe,Ed Harris,Jennifer Connelly,Christopher Plummer

8.2 IMDB Rating 6,818 Views
Invictus 2009

Nelson Mandela, in his first term as President of South Africa, initiates a unique venture to unite the Apartheid-torn land: enlist the national rugby team on a mission to win the 1995 Rugby World Cup.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Morgan Freeman,Matt Damon,Tony Kgoroge,Patrick Mofokeng

7.4 IMDB Rating 3,697 Views
Walk the Line 2005

While growing up in the Great Depression era, Johnny Cash takes an interest in music and eventually moves out of his Arkansas town to join the air force in Germany. While there, he buys his first guitar and writes his own music, and proposes to Vivian. When they got married, they settled in Tennessee and with a daughter, he supported the family by being a salesman. He discovers a man who can pursue his dreams and ends up getting a record with the boys. Shortly after that, he was on a short tour, promoting his songs, and meets the already famous and beautiful June Carter. Then as they get on the long-term tours with June, the boys, and Jerry Lee Lewis, they have this unspoken relationship that grows. But when June leaves the tour because of his behavior, he was a drug addict. His marriage was also falling apart, and when he sees June years later at an awards show, he forces June to tour with them again, promising June to support her two kids and herself. While the tour goes on, the relationship between June and John grow more,and his marriage to his first wife ends. June finds out about the drugs, and help him overcome it. True love and care helped John eventually stop the drug usage, and finally proposes to her in front of an audience at a show.

Category: Biography, Drama, Music

Stars: Joaquin Phoenix,Reese Witherspoon,Ginnifer Goodwin,Robert Patrick

7.9 IMDB Rating 6,696 Views
The Glorias 2020

The story of feminist icon Gloria Steinem's itinerant childhood's influence on her life as a writer, activist and organizer for women's rights worldwide.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Alicia Vikander, Julianne Moore, Janelle Monáe, Bette Midler

5.4 IMDB Rating 869 Views
For Life 2020–

A prisoner becomes a lawyer and fights to overturn his life sentence for a crime he didn't commit.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Nicholas Pinnock, Indira Varma, Joy Bryant, Mary Stuart Masterson

7.6 IMDB Rating 25,795 Views
Harriet 2019

The extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes, whose courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history.

Category: Action, Biography, Drama

Stars: Cynthia Erivo, Leslie Odom Jr., Joe Alwyn, Clarke Peters

6.6 IMDB Rating 487 Views
Spartacus: Blood and Sand 2010–2013

The life of Spartacus, the gladiator who lead a rebellion against the Romans. From his time as an ally of the Romans, to his betrayal and becoming a gladiator, to the rebellion he leads and its ultimate outcome.

Category: Action, Adventure, Biography

Stars: Manu Bennett, Daniel Feuerriegel, Peter Mensah, Lucy Lawless

8.5 IMDB Rating 30,886 Views
Vores mand i Amerika 2020

Kauffmann, who was the Danish ambassador to Washington in 1939 when World War II started and who declared himself to be the only true representative of a free Denmark in opposition to the Nazis.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Mikkel Boe Følsgaard, Burn Gorman, Denise Gough, Ross McCall

6.8 IMDB Rating 478 Views
Veneno 2020

A biographical story of La Veneno, transgender icon and TV personality, and those who surrounded her.

Category: Biography, Drama, TV Mini

Stars: Lola Rodríguez, Isabel Torres, Paca la Piraña, Daniela Santiago

8.6 IMDB Rating 2,108 Views
Safety 2020

The story of Ray-Ray McElrathbey, a freshman football player for Clemson University, who secretly raised his younger brother on campus after his home life became too unsteady.

Category: Biography, Drama, Sport

Stars: Matthew Glave, Luke Tennie, Todd Allen, Amanda Warren

6,4 IMDB Rating 494 Views
Crazy, Not Insane 2020

An examination of the research by forensic psychiatrist Dorothy Otnow Lewis who investigated the psychology of murderers.

Category: Biography, Crime, Documentary

Stars: Richard Burr, Laura Dern, Park Dietz, Dorothy Lewis

6.8 IMDB Rating 469 Views
John Adams 2008

The life of one of the USA's Founding Fathers, its second President, and his role in the nation's first 50 years.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Paul Giamatti, Laura Linney, John Dossett, Stephen Dillane

8.5 IMDB Rating 1,812 Views
Selena: The Series 2020–

Late Tejano singer Selena as her dreams come true, and her family makes life-changing choices on the singer's journey to success.

Category: Biography, Drama, Music

Stars: Christian Serratos, Madison Taylor Baez, Luis Bordonada

8,0 IMDB Rating 1,307 Views
Mank 2020

Follows screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz's tumultuous development of Orson Welles' iconic masterpiece Citizen Kane (1941).

Category: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Stars: Lily Collins, Tuppence Middleton, Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried

567 Views