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Lizzie 2018

A psychological thriller based on the infamous 1892 murders of the Borden family.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Kristen Stewart, Chloë Sevigny, Fiona Shaw

5,7 IMDB Rating 3,260 Views
Cadillac Records 2008

In this tale of sex, violence, race, and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, "Cadillac Records" follows the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America's musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Walter, Howlin' Wolf, Etta James and Chuck Berry.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Joshua Alscher,Tim Bellow,Tony Bentley,Tammy Blanchard,Eric Bogosian,Marc Bonan,Adrien Brody,Cedric the Entertainer,Emmanuelle Chriqui,Douglas Crosby,Dexter Darden,Veronika Dash,Sean Shyboy Davis,Eshaya Draper,Shiloh Fernandez

6.7 IMDB Rating 3,981 Views
Tutto Il Giorno Davanti 2020

With the continuous arrival of migrants to Palermo (Italy), a councilor becomes the legal guardian of hundreds of children while also dealing with her own family problems.

Category: Biography

Stars: Luciano Manuzzi, Federica Pontremoli

5,7 IMDB Rating 552 Views
Leonardo 2021–

The series recounts Leonardo da Vinci's extraordinary life through the works that made him famous, through the stories hidden within those works, revealing little by little the inner torment of a man obsessed with attaining perfection.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Aidan Turner, Matilda De Angelis, Freddie Highmore

6,9 IMDB Rating 4,840 Views
Testament of Youth 2014

A long, long time ago, back in the spring of 1914, they were so happy together. There was Vera Brittain, an upper class girl with ideas of her own; and her bright brother Edward; and his group of friends among whom Roland Leighton, wonderful, handsome, sensitive Roland Vera had fallen for... Always having great times together talking, laughing, exchanging ideas, walking, eating, swimming together; all of them envisioning the glittering future they deserved: Vera, despite her father's opposition, would study at Oxford, marry Roland and be a famous writer; Roland, as for him, would be acclaimed as a great poet while Edward and his friends would each become a prominent figure in his respective field... But then came that fateful day on 4 August 1914 when Britain declared war on Germany. All those beautiful dreams were to be shattered one after the other. All except one: Vera wound up becoming a writer... A writer but a pacifist as well.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Alicia Vikander,Taron Egerton,Colin Morgan,Dominic West

7.3 IMDB Rating 3,850 Views
Resistance 2020

The story of a group of Jewish Boy Scouts who worked with the French Resistance to save the lives of ten thousand orphans during World War II.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Clémence Poésy, Félix Moati, Vica Kerekes

6.1 IMDB Rating 3,097 Views
Madame Claude 2021

Paris, the late 1960s. Madame Claude is at the head of a flourishing business dedicated to prostitution that gives her power over both the french political and criminal worlds. But the end of her empire is closer than she thinks.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Karole Rocher, Roschdy Zem, Garance Marillier

881 Views
Judas and the Black Messiah 2021

The story of Fred Hampton, Chairman of the Illinois Black Panther Party, and his fateful betrayal by FBI informant William O'Neal.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Daniel Kaluuya, LaKeith Stanfield, Jesse Plemons

7.5 IMDB Rating 3,147 Views
Der Staat gegen Fritz Bauer 2015

The story of the man who brought high-ranking German Nazi criminal Adolf Eichmann to justice.

Category: Biography, Drama, Thriller

Stars: Burghart Klaußner, Ronald Zehrfeld, Lilith Stangenberg, Jörg Schüttauf

7,1 IMDB Rating 725 Views
Creation Stories 2021

Creation Stories tells the unforgettable tale of infamous Creation Records label head Alan McGee; and of how one written-off young Glaswegian upstart rose to irrevocably change the face of British culture.

Category: Biography, Drama, Music

Stars: Ewen Bremner, Leo Flanagan, Richard Jobson

6.4 IMDB Rating 665 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 1,076 Views
The Wind Rises 2013

Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted from a young age and unable to be a pilot, Jiro joins a major Japanese engineering company in 1927 and becomes one of the world's most innovative and accomplished airplane designers. The film chronicles much of his life, depicting key historical events, including the Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923, the Great Depression, the tuberculosis epidemic and Japan's plunge into war. Jiro meets and falls in love with Nahoko, and grows and cherishes his friendship with his colleague Honjo.

Category: Animation, Biography, Drama, Kids

Stars: Hideaki Anno,Hidetoshi Nishijima,Miori Takimoto,Masahiko Nishimura

7.8 IMDB Rating 3,723 Views
Tiny Tim: King for a Day 2020

The story about the outcast, Herbert Khaury's rise to stardom as Tiny Tim. Either considered a freak or a genius Tiny Tim left no one unaffected.

Category: Animation, Biography, Documentary

Stars: Jonas Mekas, Richard Barone, Susan M. Khaury Wellman

6,5 IMDB Rating 840 Views
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
Notorious 2009

The life and death story of The Notorious B.I.G. (a.k.a. Christopher Wallace), who came straight out of Brooklyn to take the world of rap music by storm.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama

Stars: Jamal Woolard,Momo Dione,Derek Luke,Dennis L.A. White

6.6 IMDB Rating 8,076 Views
Biggie: I Got a Story to Tell 2021

This documentary features rare footage filmed by Christopher Wallace's best friend, Damion "D-Roc" Butler, and interviews with his closest friends and family, revealing a side of Biggie Smalls that the world never knew.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Music

Stars: Sean 'Diddy' Combs, Faith Evans, Lil' Cease

7,3 IMDB Rating 1,354 Views
Billie Eilish: The World’s a Little Blurry 2021

An intimate look at the singer-songwriter's journey, navigating life on the road, on stage, and at home, while creating her debut album.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Music

Stars: Katy Perry, Finneas O'Connell, Billie Eilish

7,8 IMDB Rating 2,310 Views
Pele 2021

Looks back at the extraordinary 12-year period in which Pelé, the only man to win three World Cup titles, went from young superstar in 1958 to national hero in 1970; a radical yet turbulent era in Brazil’s history.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Sport

Stars: Pelé

7,7 IMDB Rating 1,157 Views
The Lady and the Dale 2021–

Elizabeth Carmichael, a larger-than-life entrepreneur rose to prominence with her promotion of a fuel-efficient, three-wheeled car known as The Dale.

Category: Biography, Documentary

Stars: Gerry McGuinness, Candi Michael, Rob Abrams

7,1 IMDB Rating 2,481 Views
Che: Part One 2008

The Argentine, begins as Che and a band of Cuban exiles (led by Fidel Castro) reach the Cuban shore from Mexico in 1956. Within two years, they mobilized popular support and an army and toppled the U.S.-friendly regime of dictator Fulgencio Batista.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Julia Ormond,Benicio Del Toro,Oscar Isaac,Pablo Guevara

7.2 IMDB Rating 3,497 Views