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For Life 2020–

A prisoner becomes a lawyer and fights to overturn his life sentence for a crime he didn't commit.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Nicholas Pinnock, Indira Varma, Joy Bryant, Mary Stuart Masterson

7.6 IMDB Rating 50,269 Views
Spartacus: Blood and Sand 2010–2013

The life of Spartacus, the gladiator who lead a rebellion against the Romans. From his time as an ally of the Romans, to his betrayal and becoming a gladiator, to the rebellion he leads and its ultimate outcome.

Category: Action, Adventure, Biography

Stars: Manu Bennett, Daniel Feuerriegel, Peter Mensah, Lucy Lawless

8.5 IMDB Rating 47,844 Views
Dickinson 2019–2021

An inside look at the world of writer Emily Dickinson.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Stars: Adrian Enscoe, Hailee Steinfeld, Anna Baryshnikov

7.4 IMDB Rating 28,780 Views
The Wolf of Wall Street 2013

Jordan Belfort is a Long Island penny stockbroker who served 22 months in prison for defrauding investors in a massive 1990s securities scam that involved widespread corruption on Wall Street and in the corporate banking world, including shoe designer Steve Madden.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Crime

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio,Jonah Hill,Margot Robbie,Matthew McConaughey

8.2 IMDB Rating 23,776 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 23,776 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 23,739 Views
Genius 2017–

The life stories of history's greatest minds. From their days as young adults to their final years we see their discoveries, loves, relationships, causes, flaws and genius.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Samantha Colley, Seth Gabel, Antonio Banderas

8.4 IMDB Rating 22,920 Views
Pablo Escobar: El Patrón del Mal 2012

The exploits of the notorious drug lord, Pablo Escobar.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Andrés Parra, Marcela Vargas, Joavany Alvarez

8,5 IMDB Rating 22,487 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 19,347 Views
The Greatest Showman 2017

Celebrates the birth of show business, and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.

Category: Biography, Drama, Musical

Stars: Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron

8,0 IMDB Rating 18,821 Views
Bohemian Rhapsody 2018

A chronicle of the years leading up to Queen's legendary appearance at the Live Aid (1985) concert.

Category: Biography, Drama, Music

Stars: Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton, Gwilym Lee

8,4 IMDB Rating 18,280 Views
The Great 2020–

A royal woman living in rural Russia during the 18th century is forced to choose between her own personal happiness and the future of Russia, when she marries an Emperor.

Category: Biography, Drama, Drama, Comedy

Stars: Elle Fanning, Nicholas Hoult, Phoebe Fox

8.1 IMDB Rating 17,594 Views
Straight Outta Compton 2015

In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place in America into the most powerful weapon they had: their music. Taking us back to where it all began, Straight Outta Compton tells the true story of how these cultural rebels-armed only with their lyrics, swagger, bravado and raw talent-stood up to the authorities that meant to keep them down and formed the world's most dangerous group, N.W.A. And as they spoke the truth that no one had before and exposed life in the hood, their voice ignited a social revolution that is still reverberating today.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: O'Shea Jackson Jr.,Corey Hawkins,Jason Mitchell,Neil Brown Jr.

7.9 IMDB Rating 15,548 Views
Get Rich or Die Tryin’ 2005

A tale of an inner city drug dealer who turns away from a life of crime to pursue his passion of rap music.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: 50 Cent, Joy Bryant, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

5.4 IMDB Rating 15,114 Views
Legend 2015

The true story of London's most notorious gangsters, twins Reggie and Ronnie Kray. As the brothers rise through the criminal underworld, Ronnie advances the family business with violence and intimidation while Reggie struggles to go legitimate for local girl Frances Shea. In and out of prison, Ronnie's unpredictable tendencies and the slow disintegration of Reggie's marriage threaten to bring the brothers' empire tumbling to the ground.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Paul Anderson, Tom Hardy, Christopher Eccleston, Joshua Hill

7.0 IMDB Rating 14,679 Views
Catch Me If You Can 2002

New Rochelle, the 1960s. High schooler Frank Abagnale Jr. idolizes his father, who's in trouble with the IRS. When his parents separate, Frank runs away to Manhattan with $25 in his checking account, vowing to regain dad's losses and get his parents back together. Just a few years later, the FBI tracks him down in France; he's extradited, tried, and jailed for passing more than $4,000,000 in bad checks. Along the way, he's posed as a Pan Am pilot, a pediatrician, and an attorney. And, from nearly the beginning of this life of crime, he's been pursued by a dour FBI agent, Carl Hanratty. What starts as cat and mouse becomes something akin to father and son.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio,Tom Hanks,Christopher Walken,Martin Sheen

8.1 IMDB Rating 14,071 Views
Ted – För Kärlekens Skull 2018

The life of Swedish pop star Ted Gärdestad.

Category: Biography

Stars: Hanna Alström, Jonas Karlsson, Adam Pålsso

7,5 IMDB Rating 13,773 Views
When They See Us 2019

Chronicle the true story of a notorious case of five black teenagers who were convicted of a rape they did not commit.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Jovan Adepo, Reginald L. Barnes, Asante Blackk

7.0 IMDB Rating 13,394 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

Stars: Kinky Friedman, Mike Judge, Don Adams

8.3 IMDB Rating 13,345 Views
Green Book 2018

A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Stars: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini

8.3 IMDB Rating 13,317 Views