Genre:

Biography

Year: 2016
61 found movie
A Street Cat Named Bob 2016

The true feel-good story of how James Bowen, a busker and recovering drug addict, has his life transformed when he meets a stray ginger cat. Based on the international best selling book.

Category: Biography, Drama, Family

Stars: Luke Treadaway, Bob the Cat, Ruta Gedmintas

7.3 IMDB Rating 135 Views
The Lost City of Z 2016

A true-life drama, centering on British explorer Major Percival Fawcett, who disappeared whilst searching for a mysterious city in the Amazon in the 1920s.

Category: Action, Adventure, Biography

Stars: Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson, Sienna Miller

6.6 IMDB Rating 7,682 Views
Medici 2016–

A political family drama set in Florence in the early fifteenth century. Cosimo de Medici finds himself at the helm of his banking dynasty when his father, Giovanni, dies suddenly.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Daniel Sharman, Alessandra Mastronardi, Synnove Karlsen, Sebastian De Souza

7.9 IMDB Rating 13,945 Views
Sully 2016

When pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger lands his damaged plane on the Hudson River in order to save the flight's passengers and crew, some consider him a hero while others think he was reckless.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney

7.4 IMDB Rating 9,419 Views
American Crime Story 2016–

An anthology series centered around America's most notorious crimes and criminals.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

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

8.4 IMDB Rating 27,771 Views
Tjuvjägaren 2016

In late 19th Century, a poacher and his wife move into a cave. They fight against society for their right to stay, as well as for their own relationship.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Crime

Stars: Niklas Falk, Ylva Lööf, Lennart Hjulström

7.9 IMDB Rating 534 Views
Snowden 2016

The NSA's illegal surveillance techniques are leaked to the public by one of the agency's employees, Edward Snowden, in the form of thousands of classified documents distributed to the press.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Shailene Woodley, Melissa Leo

7.3 IMDB Rating 725 Views
War Dogs 2016

Loosely based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a three hundred million dollar contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Crime

Stars: Jonah Hill, Miles Teller, Steve Lantz

7.1 IMDB Rating 1,574 Views
The Ploy 2016

In the summer of '75 Pier Paolo Pasolini's film, "Salò", is stolen from the lab where he is editing it. This is just the first step of an intricate plan that will bring the great poet to his violent death.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Massimo Ranieri, Libero De Rienzo, Matteo Taranto, François-Xavier Demaison

6,3 IMDB Rating 855 Views
Miracles from Heaven 2016

Based on the incredible true story of the Beam family.

Category: Biography, Drama, Family

Stars: Jennifer Garner, Kylie Rogers, Martin Henderson

7,1 IMDB Rating 1,285 Views
Beware the Slenderman 2016

Tells the story of two 12-year old girls, who attempted to murder one of their friends in an attempt to appease Slenderman, a fictional monster from a horror website.

Category: Biography, Crime, Documentary

Stars: Morgan Geyser, Anissa Weier, Angie Geyser, Bill Weier

6.2 IMDB Rating 7,173 Views
Hacksaw Ridge 2016

World War II American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Andrew Garfield, Richard Pyros, Jacob Warner, Milo Gibson

8.1 IMDB Rating 7,200 Views
Whiskey Tango Foxtrot 2016

A journalist recounts her wartime coverage in Afghanistan.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Stars: Tina Fey, Margot Robbie, Martin Freeman

6,6 IMDB Rating 2,655 Views
All the Way 2016

November 22, 1963. President John F. Kennedy has just been assassinated and Vice President Lyndon Johnson is now President. One of his first acts as President is to reaffirm the US government's intention to pass the Civil Rights Act. This Act was drafted while JFK was in office and gives people of all races the same rights, including voting rights, access to education and access to public facilities. However, he faces strong opposition to the bill, especially from within his own party. He will have to use all his political will and cunning to get it through.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Bryan Cranston,Anthony Mackie,Melissa Leo,Frank Langella

7.4 IMDB Rating 4,990 Views
Confirmation 2016

Judge Clarence Thomas' nomination to the United States Supreme Court is called into question when Anita Hill, a former colleague, testifies that he sexually harassed her.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Kerry Washington, Wendell Pierce, Greg Kinnear

6,8 IMDB Rating 2,987 Views
Race 2016

In the 1930s, Jesse Owens is a young man who is the first in his family to go to college. Going to Ohio State to train under its track and field coach, Larry Snyder, the young African American athlete quickly impresses with his tremendous potential that suggests Olympic material. However, as Owens struggles both with the obligations of his life and the virulent racism against him, the question of whether America would compete at all at the 1936 Olympics in Nazi Germany is being debated vigorously. When the American envoy finds a compromise persuasive with the Third Reich to avert a boycott, Owens has his own moral struggle about going. Upon resolving that issue, Owens and his coach travel to Berlin to participate in a competition that would mark Owens as the greatest of America's Olympians even as the German film director, Leni Riefenstahl, locks horns with her country's Propaganda Minister, Josef Goebbels, to film the politically embarrassing fact for posterity.

Category: Biography, Drama, Sport

Stars: Stephan James,Jason Sudeikis,Eli Goree,Shanice Banton

7.1 IMDB Rating 6,106 Views
I Am Durán 2016

The story of four-time World Champion Panamanian boxer Roberto Durán. A one man wrecking-ball who took on the world, transcended his sport and helped inspire a nation to rise up against its CIA funded dictator to achieve independence. From his days shining shoes on the street, to packing out arenas across the world, this is the story of modern Panama and its most celebrated child.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Sport

Stars: Mike Tyson, Oscar De La Hoya, Roberto Durán, Marvelous Marvin Hagler

4,260 Views
Genius 2016

A chronicle of Max Perkins's time as the book editor at Scribner, where he oversaw works by Thomas Wolfe, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald and others.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Colin Firth, Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, Laura Linney

6.6 IMDB Rating 4,738 Views
Free State of Jones 2016

Set during the Civil War, Free State of Jones tells the story of defiant Southern farmer, Newt Knight, and his extraordinary armed rebellion against the Confederacy. Banding together with other small farmers and local slaves, Knight launched an uprising that led Jones County, Mississippi to secede from the Confederacy, creating a Free State of Jones. Knight continued his struggle into Reconstruction, distinguishing him as a compelling, if controversial, figure of defiance long beyond the War.

Category: Action, Biography, Drama

Stars: Matthew McConaughey,Gugu Mbatha-Raw,Mahershala Ali,Keri Russell

6.7 IMDB Rating 7,245 Views
Roman Empire: Reign of Blood 2016

An academic and graphic account of the rule of the famously narcissistic Roman Emperor Commodus, who inherited the Roman Empire from his father, Marcus Aurelius, at the height of its expansion in the second century AD, told over a backdrop of violence, sex, and corruption.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Drama

Stars: Aaron Irvin, Sean Bean, Aaron Jakubenko

6.9 IMDB Rating 19,795 Views