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Pirates of Silicon Valley 1999

This is a semi-humorous biographical film about the men who made the world of technology what it is today, their struggles during college, the founding of their companies, and the ingenious actions they took to build up the global corporate empires of Apple Computer Corporation and Microsoft Inc.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Noah Wyle,Joey Slotnick,J.G. Hertzler,Anthony Michael Hall

7.3 IMDB Rating 3,843 Views
The Stanford Prison Experiment 2015

In 1971, twenty-four male students are selected to take on randomly assigned roles of prisoners and guards in a mock prison situated in the basement of the Stanford psychology building.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Ezra Miller, Tye Sheridan, Billy Crudup

6.9 IMDB Rating 5,458 Views
When Did You Last See Your Father? 2007

The writer Blake Morrison has a non-resolved relationship with his bragger and wolf father Arthur Morrison. However, when Arthur is diagnosed with a terminal intestine cancer, Blake leaves his wife and children and travel to the village where he spent his childhood and adolescence to help his mother and his sister to take care of Arthur along his last days. The location brings recollections of his problematic relationship with his father.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Bradley Johnson,Jim Broadbent,Juliet Stevenson,Alannah Barlow

6.9 IMDB Rating 1,551 Views
Ip Man 2008

In 1935 in Foshan, south China, there are martial arts schools on every street corner. Ip Man is the undisputed martial arts champion, yet he has not devoted himself to teaching. Despite this, it seems that all the kung fu masters of the city are eager to fight him to improve their reputation.

Category: Action, Biography, Drama

Stars: Donnie Yen,Simon Yam,Lynn Hung,Hiroyuki Ikeuchi

8.1 IMDB Rating 7,750 Views
My Week with Marilyn 2011

Sir Laurence Olivier is making a movie in London. Young Colin Clark, an eager film student, wants to be involved and he navigates himself a job on the set. When film star Marilyn Monroe arrives for the start of shooting, all of London is excited to see the blonde bombshell, while Olivier is struggling to meet her many demands and acting ineptness, and Colin is intrigued by her. Colin's intrigue is met when Marilyn invites him into her inner world where she struggles with her fame, her beauty and her desire to be a great actress.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Michelle Williams,Eddie Redmayne,Julia Ormond,Kenneth Branagh

7.0 IMDB Rating 2,573 Views
Milada 2017

Berättelsen om Milada Horáková, demokratiska pre-WW2 tjeckiska politiker först greps och försökte av nazisterna under kriget och sedan efterkrigstidens kommunistiska regering för hennes vägran att upphöra med sin oppositions verksamhet och lämna landet.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Ayelet Zurer, Robert Gant, Daniel Rchichev

3,315 Views
This Boys Life 1993

In 1957, a son and mother flee the East and an abusive boyfriend to find a new life, and end up in Seattle, where the mother meets a polite garage mechanic. The boy continually gets into trouble by hanging out with the wrong crowd. The mom marries the mechanic, but they soon find out that he's an abusive and unreasoning alcoholic, and they struggle to maintain hope in an impossible situation as the boy grows up with plans to escape the small town by any means possible. Based on a true story by Tobias Wolff.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Robert De Niro,Ellen Barkin,Leonardo DiCaprio,Jonah Blechman

7.3 IMDB Rating 3,655 Views
Sully 2016

On Thursday, January 15th, 2009, the world witnessed the "Miracle on the Hudson" when Captain Chesley Sullenberger, nicknamed "Sully", glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and his career.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Tom Hanks,Aaron Eckhart,Valerie Mahaffey,Delphi Harrington

7.5 IMDB Rating 8,842 Views
For the Love of Spock 2016

An examination of the enduring appeal of Leonard Nimoy and his portrayal of Spock in Star Trek (1966).

Category: Biography, Documentary

Stars: Chris Pine,Zoe Saldana,Karl Urban,Jim Parsons

7.6 IMDB Rating 2,070 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 4,150 Views
Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story 2017

The life and career of the hailed Hollywood movie star and underappreciated genius inventor, Hedy Lamarr.

Category: Biography, Documentary, History

Stars: Nino Amareno,Charles Amirkhanian,Jeanine Basinger,Bill Birnes

7.4 IMDB Rating 3,551 Views
Anthropoid 2016

ANTHROPOID is based on the extraordinary true story of Operation Anthropoid, the World War II mission to assassinate SS General Reinhard Heydrich. The Reich's third in command after Hitler and Himmler, Heydrich was the main architect behind the Final Solution and the leader of occupying Nazi forces in Czechoslovakia whose reign of terror prompted self-exiled Czech and Slovak soldiers (played by Cillian Murphy and Jamie Dornan) to hatch a top-secret mission that would change the face of Europe forever.i

Category: Biography, History, Thriller

Stars: Jamie Dornan,Cillian Murphy,Brian Caspe,Karel Hermánek Jr.

7.7 IMDB Rating 6,844 Views
Borg vs. McEnroe 2017

The story of the 1980s tennis rivalry between the placid Björn Borg and the volatile John McEnroe.

Category: Biography, Drama, Sport

Stars: Sverrir Gudnason,Shia LaBeouf,Stellan Skarsgård,Tuva Novotny

7.1 IMDB Rating 9,046 Views
As Dreamers Do 2014

Behind every great mouse there is a man - Armed with an ever growing imagination and eternal optimism, Walt begins to develop skills as an animator early in life. He overcomes a variety of hardships to become one of the biggest icons in the world: Walt Disney.

Category: Biography, Drama, Family, Kids

Stars: Travis Tritt,Olan Rogers,Ryan Dunlap,Mark Stuart

3.6 IMDB Rating 1,695 Views
The Motorcycle Diaries 2004

In 1952, twenty-three year old medical student Ernesto Guevara de la Serna - Fuser to his friends and later better known as 'Ernesto Che Guevara' - one semester away from graduation, decides to postpone his last semester to accompany his twenty-nine year old biochemist friend 'Alberto Granado' - Mial to his friends - on his four month, 8,000 km long dream motorcycle trip throughout South America starting from their home in Buenos Aires. Their quest is to see things they've only read about in books about the continent on which they live, and to finish that quest on Alberto's thirtieth birthday on the other side of the continent in the Guajira Peninsula in Venezuela. Not all on this trip goes according to their rough plan due to a broken down motorbike, a continual lack of money (they often stretching the truth to gain the favor of a variety of strangers to help them), arguments between the two in their frequent isolation solely with each other, their raging libidos which sometimes get them into trouble, and dealing with Fuser's chronic asthma. But a chance encounter with a couple of Communists in the Chilean desert and an extended visit to the San Pablo Leper Colony in the Perúvian Amazon Basin among other things profoundly affects what each will want to do with his life and the bond each has with the other.

Category: Adventure, Biography, Drama

Stars: Gael García Bernal,Rodrigo De la Serna,Mercedes Morán,Jean Pierre Noher

7.8 IMDB Rating 2,298 Views
Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story 1993

Based on the life and career of Martial Arts superstar, Bruce Lee. Haunted by demons. Bruce was taught Martial arts at childhood. Bruce then was told by his father to flee to the United States. There, he opened up a Martial Arts school, then was chosen to be the Green Hornet's sidekick, Kato. Then, his big movie career that included "The Big Boss" and "Enter the Dragon". Fighting many enemies along the way, including his childhood demon.

Category: Action, Biography, Drama

Stars: Jason Scott Lee,Lauren Holly,Robert Wagner,Michael Learned,Nancy Kwan,Kay Tong Lim,Ric Young,Luoyong Wang,Sterling Macer Jr.,Sven-Ole Thorsen,Ong Soo Han,Eric Bruskotter,Aki Aleong,Chao Li Chi,Sam Hau

7.0 IMDB Rating 5,787 Views
Sophie Scholl – Die letzten Tage 2005

A dramatization of the final days of Sophie Scholl, one of the most famous members of the German World War II anti-Nazi resistance movement, The White Rose

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Julia Jentsch, Fabian Hinrichs, Alexander Held

7,6 IMDB Rating 3,410 Views
22 July 2018

A three-part story of Norway's worst terrorist attack in which over seventy people were killed. 22 July looks at the disaster itself, the survivors, Norway's political system and the lawyers who worked on this horrific case.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Jon Øigarden, Øystein Martinsen, Anders Danielsen Lie

6,3 IMDB Rating 6,646 Views
Unga Astrid 2018

Biopic of Swedish writer Astrid Lindgren, the author of numerous children's books and creator of Pippi Longstocking.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Trine Dyrholm, Alba August, Maria Bonnevie

7,3 IMDB Rating 8,945 Views
Saint Judy 2018

The true story of immigration attorney Judy Wood, and how she single-handedly changed the U.S. law of asylum to save women's lives.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Michelle Monaghan, Leem Lubany, Common, Alfred Molina

4.6 IMDB Rating 2,955 Views