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The Eyes of Tammy Faye 2021

An intimate look at the extraordinary rise, fall and redemption of televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Jessica Chastain, Andrew Garfield, Cherry Jones

7.0 IMDB Rating 1,223 Views
Dangerous Minds 1995

An ex-Marine turned teacher struggles to connect with her students in an inner city school.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Michelle Pfeiffer, George Dzundza, Courtney B. Vance

6.5 IMDB Rating 4,447 Views
Antwone Fisher 2002

Antwone Fisher, a young navy man, is forced to see a psychiatrist after a violent outburst against a fellow crewman. During the course of treatment a painful past is revealed and a new hope begins.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Denzel Washington, Derek Luke, Joy Bryant

7.3 IMDB Rating 3,877 Views
Letchik 2021

December of 1941, Northwestern Front. A German tank column is moving towards Moscow. During a mission to stop the enemy advance, Nikolai Komlev's IL-2 is shot down. Komlev manages to crash-land his plane in a remote forest clearing.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Daniel Brach, Maksim Emelyanov, Pyotr Fyodorov

6.5 IMDB Rating 1,073 Views
Dog Day Afternoon 1975

Three amateur bank robbers plan to hold up a bank. A nice simple robbery: Walk in, take the money, and run. Unfortunately, the supposedly uncomplicated heist suddenly becomes a bizarre nightmare as everything that could go wrong does

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Al Pacino, John Cazale, Penelope Allen

8.0 IMDB Rating 2,951 Views
The Naked Director 2019

Follows the story of Toru Muranishi's unusual and dramatic life filled with big ambitions as well as spectacular setbacks in his attempt to turn Japan's porn industry on its head.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Takayuki Yamada, Shinnosuke Mitsushima, Misato Morita, Tetsuji Tamayama

7,7 IMDB Rating 1,789 Views
Janet Jackson 2022–

Follows Janet as her family is going through the loss of her father, Joseph, the patriarch of the Jackson dynasty who passed in 2018.

Category: Biography, Documentary

Stars: Janet Jackson, Katherine Jackson, Michael Jackson

8.1 IMDB Rating 974 Views
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

Stars: Ashton Sanders, Shameik Moore, Siddiq Saunderson

8.2 IMDB Rating 25,524 Views
Tove 2020

The movie centres on the life of Tove Jansson, showing both her personal relationships, and the creation of the popular Moomin books.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Alma Pöysti, Krista Kosonen, Shanti Roney

7.0 IMDB Rating 352 Views
Grace and Grit 2021

Treya and Ken Wilber's story of courage, transcendence, and eternal love as chronicled in the globally acclaimed book, Grace and Grit.

Category: Biography, Drama, Romantic

Stars: Mena Suvari, Stuart Townsend, Frances Fisher

5.2 IMDB Rating 477 Views
Neymar: The Perfect Chaos 2022

Beloved worldwide but also a lightning rod for critics, Neymar shares the highs and lows of his personal life and brilliant football career.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Sport

Stars: David Beckham, Neymar, Lionel Messi

10 IMDB Rating 735 Views
3096 Days 2013

A young Austrian girl is kidnapped and held in captivity for eight years. Based on the factual case of Natascha Kampusch.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Antonia Campbell-Hughes, Thure Lindhardt, Amelia Pidgeon

6.5 IMDB Rating 10,659 Views
Munich: The Edge of War 2021

A British diplomat travels to Munich in the run-up to World War II, where a former classmate of his from Oxford is also en route, but is working for the German government.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: George MacKay, Jannis Niewöhner, Jeremy Irons

6.7 IMDB Rating 1,018 Views
Jobs 2013

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

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Ashton Kutcher, Dermot Mulroney, Josh Gad

6.0 IMDB Rating 4,469 Views
Bronson 2008

A young man who was sentenced to seven years in prison for robbing a post office ends up spending three decades in solitary confinement. During this time, his own personality is supplanted by his alter-ego, Charles Bronson.

Category: Action, Biography, Crime

Stars: Tom Hardy, Kelly Adams, Luing Andrews

7.1 IMDB Rating 7,319 Views
Rise of the Footsoldier 2007

Rise of the Footsoldier follows the inexorable rise of Carlton Leach from one of the most feared generals of the football terraces to becoming a member of a notorious gang of criminals who rampaged their way through London and Essex in the late eighties and early nineties. It is three decades of his life following him from football hooliganism, through to his burgeoning career as a bouncer, his involvement in the criminal aspects of the early 'rave' scene and subsequently to his rise to power as one of the most feared and respected criminals in the country.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Ricci Harnett,Terry Stone,Craig Fairbrass,Roland Manookian

6.9 IMDB Rating 4,783 Views
Red Dog 2011

Based on the legendary true story of the Red Dog who united a disparate local community while roaming the Australian outback in search of his long lost master.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Stars: Josh Lucas, Rachael Taylor, Rohan Nichol

7.4 IMDB Rating 3,728 Views
Donnie Brasco 1997

This true story follows FBI agent Joe Pistone as he infiltrates the mafia of New York. Befriending Lefty Ruggiero, Pistone (under the name Donnie Brasco) is able to embed himself in a mafia faction led by Sonny Black. Ruggiero and Pistone become tight as the group goes about collecting money for 'the bosses'. Eventually, the group become big-time when Black himself becomes a boss; all the while, Pistone collects evidence. However, the trials and tribulations of the undercover work become more than Pistone can bear. His marriage falls apart, and to top it off, the mafia suspect a mole in the organization. The real dilemma is afforded to Pistone, who knows if he walks away from the mafia, Ruggiero will be the one punished.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Al Pacino,Johnny Depp,Michael Madsen,Bruno Kirby,James Russo,Anne Heche,Zeljko Ivanek,Gerry Becker,Robert Miano,Brian Tarantina,Rocco Sisto,Zach Grenier,Walt MacPherson,Ronnie Farer,Terry Serpico

7.7 IMDB Rating 7,094 Views
My Week with Marilyn 2011

Colin Clark, an employee of Sir Laurence Olivier, documents the tense interaction between Olivier and Marilyn Monroe during the production of The Prince and the Showgirl (1957).

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne, Kenneth Branagh

6.9 IMDB Rating 2,939 Views
Prodigy 2020–

Documentary series profiles young athletes who are on the brink of becoming the next superstars in their respective sports.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Short

Stars: Megan Rapinoe, Red Gerard, Sha'Carri Richardson

2.7 IMDB Rating 588 Views