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Shirley 2020

A famous horror writer finds inspiration for her next book after she and her husband take in a young couple.

Category: Biography, Drama, Thriller

Stars: Elisabeth Moss, Logan Lerman, Michael Stuhlbarg, Odessa Young

6.4 IMDB Rating 1,599 Views
Woman in Gold 2015

Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover artwork she believes rightfully belongs to her family.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, Daniel Brühl, Katie Holmes

7.3 IMDB Rating 2,637 Views
Hamilton 2020

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

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Daveed Diggs, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Jonathan Groff, Chris Jackson

8.6 IMDB Rating 2,786 Views
Target Number One 2020

In 1989, a Canadian journalist investigates the circumstances surrounding the suspicious arrest of a heroin addict imprisoned in a Thai jail.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Josh Hartnett, Stephen McHattie, Jim Gaffigan, J.C. MacKenzie

7,4 IMDB Rating 2,120 Views
Tesla 2020

A freewheeling take on visionary inventor Nikola Tesla, his interactions with Thomas Edison and J.P. Morgan's daughter Anne, and his breakthroughs in transmitting electrical power and light.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Eve Hewson, Ethan Hawke, Hannah Gross, Kyle MacLachlan

5.9 IMDB Rating 1,545 Views
Bruce Springsteen’s Letter to You 2020

Behind-the-scenes look at Springsteen's creative process with full performances from The E Street Band, in-studio footage, and never-before-seen archival material.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Music

Stars: Roy Bittan, Nils Lofgren, Patti Scialfa

Thom Zimny IMDB Rating 540 Views
Bad Boy Billionaires: India 2020–

This investigative docuseries explores the greed, fraud and corruption that built up - and ultimately brought down - India's most infamous tycoons.

Category: Biography, Crime, Documentary

1,620 Views
David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet 2020

One man has seen more of the natural world than any other. This unique feature documentary is his witness statement.

Category: Biography, Documentary

Stars: David Attenborough

883 Views
Becoming 2020–

Becoming chronicles the origin stories of entertainers and athletes in their own words. Each subject takes a trip down memory lane for an intimate look at the struggles and successes that led them to where they are today.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Sport

Stars: Colbie Caillat, Nick Cannon, Anthony Davis, Rob Gronkowski

1,646 Views
The Young Victoria 2009

A dramatization of the turbulent first years of Queen Victoria's rule, and her enduring romance with Prince Albert.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Emily Blunt, Rupert Friend, Paul Bettany, Miranda Richardson

7.3 IMDB Rating 3,496 Views
Above Suspicion 2019

The story that lead to the first conviction for murder of an FBI agent.

Category: Action, Biography, Crime

Stars: Emilia Clarke, Jack Huston, Sophie Lowe, Johnny Knoxville

5.4 IMDB Rating 944 Views
A Love Song for Latasha 2019

The injustice surrounding the shooting death of 15-year-old Latasha Harlins at a South Central Los Angeles store became a flashpoint for the city’s 1992 civil uprising.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Short

Stars: Brittany Hudson

495 Views
Radioactive 2019

Pioneer - Rebel - Genius. Radioactive is incredible, true-story of Marie Sklodowska-Curie and her Nobel Prize-winning work that changed the world starring Rosamund Pike and Sam Riley.

Category: Biography, Drama, Romantic

Stars: Rosamund Pike, Yvette Feuer, Mirjam Novak, Ralph Berkin

6.1 IMDB Rating 1,005 Views
Men of Honor 2000

The story ultimately revolves around two "men of honor"; their relationship, their individual and joint failures and triumphs. Carl Brashear is determined to be the first African American Navy Diver in a time where racism is rife. Leslie Sunday is his embittered trainer, determined to see him fail. Fate, challenges and circumstances eventually draw these two men together in a tale of turbulence and ultimately triumph.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Robert De Niro, Cuba Gooding Jr., Charlize Theron, Aunjanue Ellis

7.2 IMDB Rating 4,794 Views
Moneyball 2011

Oakland A's GM Billy Beane is handicapped with the lowest salary constraint in baseball. If he ever wants to win the World Series, Billy must find a competitive advantage. Billy is about to turn baseball on its ear when he uses statistical data to analyze and place value on the players he picks for the team.

Category: Biography, Drama, Sport

Stars: Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robin Wright

7.6 IMDB Rating 6,770 Views
Kalashnikov 2020

Wounded as tank driver in 1941 during WWII, Kalashnikov sees the latest Soviet machine gun fail. As he's also an inventor, he starts looking for improvements and in 1947 ends up with AK-47 assault rifle.

Category: Biography

Stars: Yuriy Borisov, Olga Lerman, Artur Smolyaninov, Sergey Gazarov

6.4 IMDB Rating 1,338 Views
The Elephant Man 1980

John Merrick (whose real name was Joseph, as this is based on a true story) is an intelligent and friendly man, but he is hated by his Victorian-era English society because he is severely deformed. Once he is discovered by a doctor, however, he is saved from his life in a freak show and he is treated like the human being that he really is.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft, John Gielgud

8.1 IMDB Rating 2,302 Views
House of Saddam 2008

A mini-series that explores the inner workings of Saddam Hussein's family and his relationship with his closest advisers.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, TV Mini

Stars: Igal Naor, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Makram Khoury, Philip Arditti

7.5 IMDB Rating 3,482 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, Music

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

8.4 IMDB Rating 691 Views
John Was Trying to Contact Aliens 2020

John Shepherd spent 30 years trying to contact extraterrestrials by broadcasting music millions of miles into space. After giving up the search he makes a different connection here on Earth.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Short

Stars: John Shepherd

6,7 IMDB Rating 781 Views