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Wu-Tang: An American Saga 2019–

The show tracks the Wu Tang Clan's formation, a vision of Bobby Diggs, who strives to unite a dozen young, black men that are torn between music and crime but eventually rise to become the unlikeliest of American success stories.

Category: Biography, Drama, Series

Stars: Tamiz U. Rezvi, Joseph Basile, Caleb Castille

9,1 IMDB Rating 11,058 Views
Hamilton 2020

The real life of one of America's foremost founding fathers and first Secretary of the Treasury, Alexander Hamilton. Filmed live on Broadway from the Richard Rodgers Theatre with the original Broadway cast.

Category: Biography, Drama, Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Daveed Diggs, Leslie Odom Jr.

9,0 IMDB Rating 1,844 Views
Billionaire Boys Club 2018

A group of wealthy boys in Los Angeles during the early 1980s establish a 'get-rich-quick' scam that turns deadly.

Category: Biography, Drama, Movies, Thriller

Stars: Taron Egerton, Kevin Spacey, Suki Waterhouse

9,2 IMDB Rating 5,992 Views
Schindlers List 1993

Oskar Schindler is a vainglorious and greedy German businessman who becomes an unlikely humanitarian amid the barbaric German Nazi reign when he feels compelled to turn his factory into a refuge for Jews. Based on the true story of Oskar Schindler who managed to save about 1100 Jews from being gassed at the Auschwitz concentration camp, it is a testament to the good in all of us.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Liam Neeson,Ben Kingsley,Ralph Fiennes,Caroline Goodall,Jonathan Sagall,Embeth Davidtz,Malgorzata Gebel,Shmuel Levy,Mark Ivanir,Béatrice Macola,Andrzej Seweryn,Friedrich von Thun,Krzysztof Luft,Harry Nehring,Norbert Weisser

8.9 IMDB Rating 8,752 Views
GoodFellas 1990

Henry Hill might be a small time gangster, who may have taken part in a robbery with Jimmy Conway and Tommy De Vito, two other gangsters who might have set their sights a bit higher. His two partners could kill off everyone else involved in the robbery, and slowly start to think about climbing up through the hierarchy of the Mob. Henry, however, might be badly affected by his partners' success, but will he consider stooping low enough to bring about the downfall of Jimmy and Tommy?

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Robert De Niro,Ray Liotta,Joe Pesci,Lorraine Bracco,Paul Sorvino,Frank Sivero,Tony Darrow,Mike Starr,Frank Vincent,Chuck Low,Frank DiLeo,Henny Youngman,Gina Mastrogiacomo,Catherine Scorsese,Charles Scorsese

8.8 IMDB Rating 7,714 Views
What’s My Name: Muhammad Ali 2019

One of the most iconic figures in athletic history, Muhammad Ali's incredible story from world champion boxer to inspiring social activist is explored through his own voice and never-before-seen archival material.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Series, Sport

Stars: Muhammad Ali, Dick Cavett, Jackie Robinson

8.7 IMDB Rating 5,541 Views
Cocaine Godmother 2017

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Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Catherine Zeta-Jones,Raúl Méndez,Juan Pablo Espinosa,Matteo Stefan

8.6 IMDB Rating 4,516 Views
Senna 2010

The story of the monumental life and tragic death of legendary Brazilian motor-racing Champion, Ayrton Senna. Spanning the decade from his arrival in Formula One in the mid 80's, the film follows Senna's struggles both on track against his nemesis, French World Champion Alain Prost, and off it, against the politics which infest the sport. Sublime, spiritual yet, on occasion, ruthless - Senna conquers and transcends Formula One to become a global superstar. Privately, he is humble, almost shy, and fiercely patriotic, donating millions to his native Brasil and contemplating a life beyond motor-racing. Yet he is struck down in his prime on the blackest weekend in the history of the sport, watched live on television by 300 million people. Years on he is revered in Formula One as the greatest motor racing driver of all time - and in Brasil as a Saint.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Movies, Sport

Stars: Ayrton Senna,Alain Prost,Frank Williams,Ron Dennis

8.6 IMDB Rating 5,630 Views
Alias Grace

Baserat på den sanna historien om Grace Marks, en Husa och invandrare från Irland som fängslades 1843, kanske felaktigt, för mordet på hennes arbetsgivare Thomas Kinnear. Grace påstår sig ha något minne av mordet men fakta är obestridliga. Ett decennium efter, försöker Dr. Simon Jordan hjälpa Grace minns sitt förflutna.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama, Series

Stars: Sarah Gadon, Edward Holcroft, Zachary Levi

8.6 IMDB Rating 6,142 Views
American Crime Story 2016

The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story is a limited series that takes you inside the O.J. Simpson trial with a riveting look at the legal teams battling to convict or acquit the football legend of double homicide. Based on the book The Run of His Life: The People v. O.J. Simpson by Jeffrey Toobin, it explores the chaotic behind-the-scenes dealings and maneuvering on both sides of the court, and how a combination of prosecution overconfidence, defense shrewdness, and the LAPD's history with the city's African-American community gave a jury what it needed: reasonable doubt.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama, Series

Stars: Sarah Paulson, Annaleigh Ashford, Sterling K. Brown

8.5 IMDB Rating 15,917 Views
The Intouchables 2011

In Paris, the aristocratic and intellectual Philippe is a quadriplegic millionaire who is interviewing candidates for the position of his carer, with his red-haired secretary Magalie. Out of the blue, the rude African Driss cuts the line of candidates and brings a document from the Social Security and asks Phillipe to sign it to prove that he is seeking a job position so he can receive his unemployment benefit. Philippe challenges Driss, offering him a trial period of one month to gain experience helping him. Then Driss can decide whether he would like to stay with him or not. Driss accepts the challenge and moves to the mansion, changing the boring life of Phillipe and his employees.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Movies

Stars: François Cluzet,Omar Sy,Anne Le Ny,Audrey Fleurot

8.5 IMDB Rating 7,808 Views
The Pianist 2002

In this adaptation of the autobiography "The Pianist: The Extraordinary True Story of One Man's Survival in Warsaw, 1939-1945," Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jewish radio station pianist, sees Warsaw change gradually as World War II begins. Szpilman is forced into the Warsaw Ghetto, but is later separated from his family during Operation Reinhard. From this time until the concentration camp prisoners are released, Szpilman hides in various locations among the ruins of Warsaw.

Category: Biography, Drama, Movies, War

Stars: Adrien Brody,Emilia Fox,Michal Zebrowski,Ed Stoppard

8.5 IMDB Rating 7,059 Views
Wild Bill’s Run 2012

This is the strange but true story of snowmobiling outlaw Wild Bill Cooper. After attempting to lead an expedition from Minnesota to Moscow across the polar ice, Cooper returned home and embarked upon an audacious life of crime. Part Arctic adventure and part crime caper, WILD BILL'S RUN is an unforgettable ride with a true American folk hero.

Category: Adventure, Biography, Documentary, Movies

8.5 IMDB Rating 1,791 Views
Howard 2018

The story of songwriter Howard Ashman who penned the lyrics for Little Shop of Horrors, The Little Mermaid, Aladdin and Beauty and the Beast before he died of AIDS at the height of the AIDS crisis in 1991.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Filmer, Movies, Music

Stars: Howard Ashman, Sarah Gillespie, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Bill Lauch

8.4 IMDB Rating 435 Views
Braveheart 1995

William Wallace is a Scottish rebel who leads an uprising against the cruel English ruler Edward the Longshanks, who wishes to inherit the crown of Scotland for himself. When he was a young boy, William Wallace's father and brother, along with many others, lost their lives trying to free Scotland. Once he loses another of his loved ones, William Wallace begins his long quest to make Scotland free once and for all, along with the assistance of Robert the Bruce.

Category: Action, Biography, Drama

Stars: James Robinson,Sean Lawlor,Sandy Nelson,James Cosmo,Sean McGinley,Alan Tall,Andrew Weir,Gerda Stevenson,Ralph Riach,Mhairi Calvey,Brian Cox,Patrick McGoohan,Peter Hanly,Sophie Marceau,Stephen Billington

8.4 IMDB Rating 6,622 Views
Mike Judge Presents: Tales from the Tour Bus 2017

Den hesa äventyr av musiker som Johnny Paycheck, Jerry Lee Lewis, George Jones och Tammy Wynette, som berättas av dem som kände dem bäst.

Category: Animation, Biography, Documentary, Kids, Series

Stars: Kinky Friedman, Mike Judge, Don Adams

8.3 IMDB Rating 9,739 Views
Make Us Dream 2018

Documentary about the mercurial football career of Steven Gerrard, one of Liverpool FCs finest ever players.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Sport

Stars: Steve Bruce, Jamie Carragher, Gaël Clichy

8.3 IMDB Rating 2,658 Views
An Adventure in Space and Time 2013

In 1963 Sydney Newman, progressive head of BBC TV's drama department, wants to fill a Saturday tea-time slot with a show with youth appeal and hits on the idea of an august figure, like a doctor, leading a group of companions on time travel adventures. He engages inexperienced young producer Verity Lambert to expand the idea. Fighting sexist and racial bigotry Verity and young Indian director Waris Hussein persuade crusty character actor William Hartnell to play the doctor figure and, despite technical hiccups and competition with coverage of the Kennedy assassination, the first episode of 'Doctor Who' is born. As the show becomes a success Hartnell displays an obsession with his character but, after three years, ill health catches up with him and he starts to forget lines. Newman tells him that Doctor Who will 'regenerate' and he will be replaced by younger actor Patrick Troughton. Though attached to the part and reluctant to give it up Hartnell wishes every success to Troughton, the first of several actors to play a part which will endure for fifty years.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: David Bradley,Ross Gurney-Randall,Roger May,Sam Hoare

8.3 IMDB Rating 1,336 Views
Temple Grandin 2010

Biopic of Temple Grandin, an autistic woman who overcame the limitations imposed on her by her condition to become a Ph.D. and expert in the field of animal husbandry. She developed an interest in cattle early in life while spending time at her Aunt and Uncle's ranch. She did not speak until age four and had difficulty right through high school, mostly in dealing with people. Her mother was very supportive as were some of her teachers. She is noted for creating her "hug box", widely recognized today as a way of relieving stress in autistic children, and her humane design for the treatment of cattle in processing plants, which have been the subject of several books and won an award from PETA. Today, she is a professor at Colorado State University and well-known speaker on autism and animal handling.

Category: Biography, Drama, Movies

Stars: Claire Danes,Julia Ormond,David Strathairn,Catherine O'Hara

8.3 IMDB Rating 2,106 Views
Amadeus 1984

Antonio Salieri believes that Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's music is divine and miraculous. He wishes he was himself as good a musician as Mozart so that he can praise the Lord through composing. He began his career as a devout man who believes his success and talent as a composer are God's rewards for his piety. He's also content as the respected, financially well-off, court composer of Austrian Emperor Joseph II. But he's shocked to learn that Mozart is such a vulgar creature, and can't understand why God favored Mozart to be his instrument. Salieri's envy has made him an enemy of God whose greatness was evident in Mozart. He is ready to take revenge against God and Mozart for his own musical mediocrity.

Category: Biography, Drama, Music

Stars: F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge, Roy Dotrice

8.3 IMDB Rating 5,225 Views