Best Biography Movies

Bob Marley: One Love Bob Marley: One Love 6.3 1h 44min
Bob Marley: One Love
IMDb: 6.3
1h 44min

Jamaican singer-songwriter Bob Marley overcomes adversity to become the most famous reggae musician in the world.

The Iron Claw The Iron Claw 7.6 2h 12min
The Iron Claw
IMDb: 7.6
2h 12min

The true story of the inseparable Von Erich brothers, who made history in the intensely competitive world of professional wrestling in the early 1980s. Through tragedy and triumph, under the shadow of their domineering father and coach, the brothers seek larger-than-life immortality on the biggest stage in sports.

Society of the Snow Society of the Snow 7.8 2h 24min
Society of the Snow
IMDb: 7.8
2h 24min

On October 13, 1972, Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571, chartered to take a rugby team to Chile, crashes into a glacier in the heart of the Andes.

Maestro Maestro 6.5 2h 9min
Maestro
IMDb: 6.5
2h 9min

This fearless love story chronicles the complicated lifelong relationship between music legend Leonard Bernstein and Felicia Montealegre Cohn Bernstein.

One Life One Life 7.5 1h 49min
One Life
IMDb: 7.5
1h 49min

British stockbroker Nicholas Winton visits Czechoslovakia in the 1930s and forms plans to assist in the rescue of Jewish children before the onset of World War II, in an operation that came to be known as the Kindertransport.

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Oppenheimer Oppenheimer 8.3 3h 1min
Oppenheimer
IMDb: 8.3
3h 1min

The story of J. Robert Oppenheimer’s role in the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.

Air Air 7.4 1h 51min
Air
IMDb: 7.4
1h 51min

Discover the game-changing partnership between a then undiscovered Michael Jordan and Nike’s fledgling basketball division which revolutionized the world of sports and culture with the Air Jordan brand.

Blonde Blonde 5.5 2h 47min
Blonde
IMDb: 5.5
2h 47min

From her volatile childhood as Norma Jeane, through her rise to stardom and romantic entanglements, this reimagined fictional portrait of Hollywood legend Marilyn Monroe blurs the lines of fact and…

Elvis Elvis 7.3 2h 39min
Elvis
IMDb: 7.3
2h 39min

The life story of Elvis Presley as seen through the complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker.

Navalny Navalny 7.7 1h 38min
Navalny
IMDb: 7.7
1h 38min

Follows the man who survived an assassination attempt by poisoning with a lethal nerve agent in August 2020. During his months-long recovery, he makes shocking discoveries about the attempt on his life and decides to return home.

Being the Ricardos Being the Ricardos 6.5 2h 12min
Being the Ricardos
IMDb: 6.5
2h 12min

Follows Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz as they face a crisis that could end their careers and another that could end their marriage.

King Richard King Richard 7.5 2h 24min
King Richard
IMDb: 7.5
2h 24min

Richard Williams serves as a coach to his daughters Venus and Serena, who will soon become two of the most legendary tennis players in history.

Spencer Spencer 6.6 1h 57min
Spencer
IMDb: 6.6
1h 57min

During her Christmas holidays with the royal family at the Sandringham estate in Norfolk, England, Diana decides to leave her marriage to Prince Charles.

Being James Bond Being James Bond 7.4 46min
Being James Bond
IMDb: 7.4
46min

Daniel Craig candidly reflects on his 15 year adventure as James Bond. Including never-before-seen archival footage from Casino Royale to the upcoming 25th film No Time To Die, Craig shares his personal memories in conversation with 007 producers, Michael G Wilson and Barbara Broccoli.

Judas and the Black Messiah Judas and the Black Messiah 7.4 2h 6min
Judas and the Black Messiah
IMDb: 7.4
2h 6min

Bill O’Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers per FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends, falling for a fellow revolutionary en route, a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.

Mank Mank 6.8 2h 12min
Mank
IMDb: 6.8
2h 12min

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane.

Togo Togo 7.9 1h 53min
Togo
IMDb: 7.9
1h 53min

The story of the sled dog, Togo, who led the 1925 serum run, but was considered by most to be too small and weak to lead such an intense race.

Just Mercy Just Mercy 7.6 2h 17min
Just Mercy
IMDb: 7.6
2h 17min

The powerful true story of Harvard-educated lawyer Bryan Stevenson, who goes to Alabama to defend the disenfranchised and wrongly condemned — including Walter McMillian, a man sentenced to death despite evidence proving his innocence. Bryan fights tirelessly for Walter with the system stacked against them.

Richard Jewell Richard Jewell 7.5 2h 11min
Richard Jewell
IMDb: 7.5
2h 11min

The true story of Richard Jewell, hero and then suspect of the 1996 Olympic Park bombing.

The Irishman The Irishman 7.8 3h 29min
The Irishman
IMDb: 7.8
3h 29min

In the 1950s, truck driver Frank Sheeran gets involved with Russell Bufalino and his Pennsylvania crime family. As Sheeran climbs the ranks to become a top hit man, he also goes to work for Jimmy Hoffa — a powerful Teamster tied to organized crime.

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood 7.2 1h 49min
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
IMDb: 7.2
1h 49min

An award-winning cynical journalist, Lloyd Vogel, begrudgingly accepts an assignment to write an Esquire profile piece on the beloved television icon Fred Rogers. After his encounter with Rogers, Vogel’s perspective on life is transformed.

Ford v Ferrari Ford v Ferrari 8.1 2h 33min
Ford v Ferrari
IMDb: 8.1
2h 33min

American car designer Carroll Shelby and the British-born driver Ken Miles work together to battle corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the dominating race cars of Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966.

The Two Popes The Two Popes 7.6 2h 5min
The Two Popes
IMDb: 7.6
2h 5min

Frustrated with the direction of the church, Cardinal Bergoglio (Jonathan Pryce) requests permission to retire in 2012 from Pope Benedict (Anthony Hopkins). Instead, facing scandal and self-doubt, the introspective Pope Benedict summons his harshest critic and future successor to Rome to reveal a secret that would shake the foundations of the Catholic Church. Behind Vatican walls, a struggle commences between both tradition and progress, guilt and forgiveness, as these two very different men confront their pasts in order to find common ground and forge a future for a billion followers around the world.

Dark Waters Dark Waters 7.6 2h 7min
Dark Waters
IMDb: 7.6
2h 7min

A corporate defense attorney takes on an environmental lawsuit against the DuPont chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution.

The King The King 7.3 2h 20min
The King
IMDb: 7.3
2h 20min

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

Official Secrets Official Secrets 7.3 1h 52min
Official Secrets
IMDb: 7.3
1h 52min

The true story of British intelligence whistleblower Katharine Gun, who prior to the 2003 Iraq invasion leaked a top-secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the UN Security Council. The memo proposed blackmailing member states into voting for war.

Super 30 Super 30 7.9 2h 33min
Super 30
IMDb: 7.9
2h 33min

Based on life of Patna-based mathematician Anand Kumar who runs the famed Super 30 program for IIT aspirants in Patna.

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Rocketman Rocketman 7.3 2h 1min
Rocketman
IMDb: 7.3
2h 1min

The story of Elton John’s life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.

Diego Maradona Diego Maradona 7.7 2h 10min
Diego Maradona
IMDb: 7.7
2h 10min

Constructed from over 500 hours of never-before-seen footage, this documentary centers on the personal life and career of the controversial football player Diego Maradona who played for SSC Napoli and…

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Tolkien Tolkien 6.8 1h 52min
Tolkien
IMDb: 6.8
1h 52min

Explore the formative years of the orphaned author as he finds friendship, love and artistic inspiration among a group of fellow outcasts at school. This takes him into the outbreak of World War I, which threatens to tear the “fellowship” apart. All of these experiences would inspire Tolkien to write his famous Middle-Earth novels.

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile 6.7 1h 51min
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile
IMDb: 6.7
1h 51min

A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy, from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.

The Professor and the Madman The Professor and the Madman 7.2 2h 4min
The Professor and the Madman
IMDb: 7.2
2h 4min

Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum , Dr William Minor.

Green Book Green Book 8.2 2h 10min
Green Book
IMDb: 8.2
2h 10min

Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line relied on a guide called The Negro Motorist Green Book.

First Man First Man 7.3 2h 21min
First Man
IMDb: 7.3
2h 21min

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

Never Look Away Never Look Away 7.7 3h 9min
Never Look Away
IMDb: 7.7
3h 9min

German artist Kurt Barnert has escaped East Germany and now lives in West Germany, but is tormented by his childhood under the Nazis and the GDR-regime.

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BlacKkKlansman BlacKkKlansman 7.5 2h 16min
BlacKkKlansman
IMDb: 7.5
2h 16min

Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer from Colorado, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan and become the head of the local chapter.

I, Tonya I, Tonya 7.5 2h
I, Tonya
IMDb: 7.5
2h

Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U. S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.

Battle Of The Sexes Battle Of The Sexes 6.7 2h 1min
Battle Of The Sexes
IMDb: 6.7
2h 1min

The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

The Disaster Artist The Disaster Artist 7.3 1h 44min
The Disaster Artist
IMDb: 7.3
1h 44min

An aspiring actor in Hollywood meets an enigmatic stranger by the name of Tommy Wiseau, the meeting leads the actor down a path nobody could have predicted; creating the worst movie ever made.

Hidden Figures Hidden Figures 7.8 2h 7min
Hidden Figures
IMDb: 7.8
2h 7min

The untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA and serving as the brains behind one of the greatest operations…

Lion Lion 8.0 1h 58min
Lion
IMDb: 8
1h 58min

A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years…

Snowden Snowden 7.3 2h 14min
Snowden
IMDb: 7.3
2h 14min

CIA employee Edward Snowden leaks thousands of classified documents to the press.

The Big Short The Big Short 7.8 2h 11min
The Big Short
IMDb: 7.8
2h 11min

The men who made millions from a global economic meltdown.

Concussion Concussion 7.1 2h 3min
Concussion
IMDb: 7.1
2h 3min

A dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a…

Ronaldo Ronaldo 6.3 1h 32min
Ronaldo
IMDb: 6.3
1h 32min

Filmed over 14 months with unprecedented access into the inner circle of the man and the sport, this is the first official and fully authorised film of one of the…

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Spotlight Spotlight 8.1 2h 9min
Spotlight
IMDb: 8.1
2h 9min

In 2001, editor Marty Baron of The Boston Globe assigns a team of journalists to investigate allegations against John Geoghan, an unfrocked priest accused of molesting more than 80 boys….

Steve Jobs Steve Jobs 7.2 2h 2min
Steve Jobs
IMDb: 7.2
2h 2min

Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint…

The Walk The Walk 7.3 2h 3min
The Walk
IMDb: 7.3
2h 3min

The story of French high-wire artist Philippe Petit’s attempt to cross the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in 1974.

Pawn Sacrifice Pawn Sacrifice 7.0 1h 55min
Pawn Sacrifice
IMDb: 7
1h 55min

American chess champion Bobby Fischer prepares for a legendary match-up against Russian Boris Spassky.

Straight Outta Compton Straight Outta Compton 7.8 2h 27min
Straight Outta Compton
IMDb: 7.8
2h 27min

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…

The End of the Tour The End of the Tour 7.2 1h 46min
The End of the Tour
IMDb: 7.2
1h 46min

The story of the five-day interview between Rolling Stone reporter David Lipsky and acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace, which took place right after the 1996 publication of Wallace’s groundbreaking epic…

The Stanford Prison Experiment The Stanford Prison Experiment 6.8 2h 2min
The Stanford Prison Experiment
IMDb: 6.8
2h 2min

This film is based on the actual events that took place in 1971 when Stanford professor Dr. Philip Zimbardo created what became one of the most shocking and famous social…

Woman In Gold Woman In Gold 7.3 1h 49min
Woman In Gold
IMDb: 7.3
1h 49min

Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover a world famous painting of her aunt plundered by the Nazis during World War II, she believes…

McFarland, USA McFarland, USA 7.4 2h 8min
McFarland, USA
IMDb: 7.4
2h 8min

A track coach in a small California town transforms a team of athletes into championship contenders.

Spare Parts Spare Parts 7.2 1h 55min
Spare Parts
IMDb: 7.2
1h 55min

With the help of their high school’s newest teacher, four Hispanic students form a robotics club. Although they have no experience, the youths set their sights on a national robotics…

Unbroken Unbroken 7.2 2h 17min
Unbroken
IMDb: 7.2
2h 17min

A chronicle of the life of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic runner who was taken prisoner by Japanese forces during World War II.

Selma Selma 7.5 2h 7min
Selma
IMDb: 7.5
2h 7min

”Selma,” as in Alabama, the place where segregation in the South was at its worst, leading to a march that ended in violence, forcing a famous statement by President Lyndon…

American Sniper American Sniper 7.3 2h 13min
American Sniper
IMDb: 7.3
2h 13min

U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle takes his sole mission—protect his comrades—to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless…

Wild Wild 7.1 1h 55min
Wild
IMDb: 7.1
1h 55min

A woman with a tragic past decides to start her new life by hiking for one thousand miles on the Pacific Crest Trail.

The Theory of Everything The Theory of Everything 7.7 2h 3min
The Theory of Everything
IMDb: 7.7
2h 3min

The Theory of Everything is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student…

The Imitation Game The Imitation Game 8.0 1h 53min
The Imitation Game
IMDb: 8
1h 53min

Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain’s top-secret…

The Good Lie The Good Lie 7.4 1h 50min
The Good Lie
IMDb: 7.4
1h 50min

A young refugee of the Sudanese Civil War who wins a lottery for relocation to the United States with three other lost boys. Encountering the modern world for the first…

Foxcatcher Foxcatcher 7.0 2h 14min
Foxcatcher
IMDb: 7
2h 14min

The greatest Olympic Wrestling Champion brother team joins Team Foxcatcher led by multimillionaire sponsor John E. du Pont as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul – a union…

Million Dollar Arm Million Dollar Arm 7.0 2h 4min
Million Dollar Arm
IMDb: 7
2h 4min

In a last-ditch effort to save his career, sports agent JB Bernstein (Jon Hamm) dreams up a wild game plan to find Major League Baseball’s next great pitcher from a…

Lone Survivor Lone Survivor 7.5 2h 1min
Lone Survivor
IMDb: 7.5
2h 1min

Four Navy SEALs on a covert mission to neutralize a high-level al-Qaeda operative must make an impossible moral decision in the mountains of Afghanistan that leads them into an enemy…

12 Years a Slave 12 Years a Slave 8.1 2h 14min
12 Years a Slave
IMDb: 8.1
2h 14min

In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as well as unexpected kindnesses Solomon…

The Butler The Butler 7.2 2h 12min
The Butler
IMDb: 7.2
2h 12min

A look at the life of Cecil Gaines who served eight presidents as the White House’s head butler from 1952 to 1986, and had a unique front-row seat as political…

Fruitvale Station Fruitvale Station 7.5 1h 22min
Fruitvale Station
IMDb: 7.5
1h 22min

The true story of Oscar, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008.

The Butterfly’s Dream The Butterfly’s Dream 7.7 2h 18min
The Butterfly’s Dream
IMDb: 7.7
2h 18min

In a small Turkish town, two young tuberculous poets try to survive while publishing their poems. As they both fall in love, their life would never be the same.

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Lincoln Lincoln 7.3 2h 29min
Lincoln
IMDb: 7.3
2h 29min

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President’s tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course…

Confessions of a Brazilian Call Girl Confessions of a Brazilian Call Girl 6.2 1h 49min
Confessions of a Brazilian Call Girl
IMDb: 6.2
1h 49min

Rachel is a girl, adopted by an upper middle class family, who rebelled at 17 and left her family and studies at a traditional college in Sao Paulo to become…

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The Fighter The Fighter 7.8 1h 56min
The Fighter
IMDb: 7.8
1h 56min

The Fighter, is a drama about boxer ”Irish” Micky Ward’s unlikely road to the world light welterweight title. His Rocky-like rise was shepherded by half-brother Dicky, a boxer-turned-trainer who rebounded in life after nearly being KO’d by drugs and crime.

127 Hours 127 Hours 7.5 1h 34min
127 Hours
IMDb: 7.5
1h 34min

The true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston’s remarkable adventure to save himself after a fallen boulder crashes on his arm and traps him in an isolated canyon in Utah.

Inside Job Inside Job 8.2 1h 49min
Inside Job
IMDb: 8.2
1h 49min

A film that exposes the shocking truth behind the economic crisis of 2008. The global financial meltdown, at a cost of over $20 trillion, resulted in millions of people losing their homes and jobs. Through extensive research and interviews with major financial insiders, politicians and journalists, Inside Job traces the rise of a rogue industry and unveils the corrosive relationships which have corrupted politics, regulation and academia.

Senna Senna 8.5 1h 46min
Senna
IMDb: 8.5
1h 46min

Senna’s remarkable story, charting his physical and spiritual achievments on the track and off, his quest for perfection, and the mythical status he has since attained, is the subject of Senna, a documentary feature that spans the racing legend’s years as an F1 driver, from his opening season in 1984 to his untimely death a decade later.

The Social Network The Social Network 7.8 2h 1min
The Social Network
IMDb: 7.8
2h 1min

On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room as a small site among friends soon becomes a global social network and a revolution in communication. A mere six years and 500 million friends later, Mark Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire in history… but for this entrepreneur, success leads to both personal and legal complications.

The King’s Speech The King’s Speech 8.0 1h 58min
The King’s Speech
IMDb: 8
1h 58min

The King’s Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George (’Bertie’) reluctantly assumes the throne….

The King’s Speech The King’s Speech 8.0 1h 58min
The King’s Speech
IMDb: 8
1h 58min

The King’s Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George (’Bertie’) reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded stutter and considered unfit to be king, Bertie engages the help of an unorthodox speech therapist named Lionel Logue. Through a set of unexpected techniques, and as a result of an unlikely friendship, Bertie is able to find his voice and boldly lead the country into war.

Ip Man 2 Ip Man 2 7.5 1h 48min
Ip Man 2
IMDb: 7.5
1h 48min

Having defeated the best fighters of the Imperial Japanese army in occupied Shanghai, Ip Man and his family settle in post-war Hong Kong.Struggling to make a living, Master Ip opens a kung fu school to bring his celebrated art of Wing Chun to the troubled youth of Hong Kong. His growing reputation soon brings challenges from powerful enemies, including pre-eminent Hung Gar master, Hung Quan. However, when corrupt colonial officials stage a life-or-death contest with formidable British boxer, Twister, to humiliate the Chinese people, the masters quickly forget their differences. Soon, the eyes of the nation are on the one…

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Invictus Invictus 7.3 2h 14min
Invictus
IMDb: 7.3
2h 14min

Newly elected President Nelson Mandela knows his nation remains racially and economically divided in the wake of apartheid. Believing he can bring his people together through the universal language of…

The Blind Side The Blind Side 7.6 2h 9min
The Blind Side
IMDb: 7.6
2h 9min

Oversized African-American, Michael Oher, the teen from across the tracks and a broken home, has nowhere to sleep at age 16. Taken in by an affluent Memphis couple, Michael embarks…

Max Manus: Man of War Max Manus: Man of War 7.3 1h 58min
Max Manus: Man of War
IMDb: 7.3
1h 58min

Max Manus is a Norwegian 2008 biographic war film based on the real events of the life of resistance fighter Max Manus (1914–96), after his contribution in the Winter War against the Soviet Union. The story follows Manus through the outbreak of World War II in Norway until peacetime in 1945.

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Ip Man Ip Man 8.0 1h 46min
Ip Man
IMDb: 8
1h 46min

A semi-biographical account of Yip Man, the first martial arts master to teach the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun. The film focuses on events surrounding Ip that took place in the city of Foshan between the 1930s to 1940s during the Second Sino-Japanese War. Directed by Wilson Yip, the film stars Donnie Yen in the lead role, and features fight choreography by Sammo Hung.

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Milk Milk 7.5 2h 8min
Milk
IMDb: 7.5
2h 8min

The story of California’s first openly gay elected official, Harvey Milk, who became an outspoken agent for change, seeking equal rights and opportunities for all. His great love for the city and its people brought him backing from young and old, straight and gay, alike – at a time when prejudice and violence against gays was openly accepted as the norm.

Mesrine: Public Enemy #1 Mesrine: Public Enemy #1 7.4 2h 13min
Mesrine: Public Enemy #1
IMDb: 7.4
2h 13min

The story of Jacques Mesrine, France’s public enemy No. 1 during the 1970s. After nearly two decades of legendary criminal feats — from multiple bank robberies and to prison breaks — Mesrine was gunned down by the French police in Paris.

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Mesrine: Killer Instinct Mesrine: Killer Instinct 7.5 1h 53min
Mesrine: Killer Instinct
IMDb: 7.5
1h 53min

Jacques Mesrine, a loyal son and dedicated soldier, is back home and living with his parents after serving in the Algerian War. Soon he is seduced by the neon glamour of sixties Paris and the easy money it presents. Mentored by Guido, Mesrine turns his back on middle class law-abiding and soon moves swiftly up the criminal ladder.

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Frost/Nixon Frost/Nixon 7.7 2h 2min
Frost/Nixon
IMDb: 7.7
2h 2min

For three years after being forced from office, Nixon remained silent. But in summer 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate scandal that ended his presidency. Nixon surprised everyone in selecting Frost as his televised confessor, intending to easily outfox the breezy British showman and secure a place in the hearts and minds of Americans. Likewise, Frost’s team harboured doubts about their boss’s ability to hold his own. But as the cameras rolled, a charged battle of wits resulted.

Che: Part One Che: Part One 7.1 2h 14min
Che: Part One
IMDb: 7.1
2h 14min

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.

The Baader Meinhof Complex The Baader Meinhof Complex 7.3 2h 30min
The Baader Meinhof Complex
IMDb: 7.3
2h 30min

Der Baader Meinhof Komplex depicts the political turmoil in the period from 1967 to the bloody “Deutschen Herbst” in 1977. The movie approaches the events based on Stefan Aust’s standard work on Die Rote Armee Fraktion (RAF). The story centers on the leadership of the self named anti-fascist resistance to state violence: Andreas Baader, Ulrike Meinhof and Gudrun Ensslin.

Waltz with Bashir Waltz with Bashir 8.0 1h 30min
Waltz with Bashir
IMDb: 8
1h 30min

Much awarded animated documentary, in which director and Israeli army veteran Ari Folman interviews friends and former soldiers about their memories of the 1982 Lebanon war and especially the Sabra and Shatila massacre in Beirut. The usage on animation enabled Folman to illustrate their personal memories and dreams.

Hunger Hunger 7.5 1h 36min
Hunger
IMDb: 7.5
1h 36min

The story of Bobby Sands, the IRA member who led the 1981 hunger strike in which Republican prisoners tried to win political status. It dramatises events in the Maze prison in the six weeks prior to Sands’ death.

Changeling Changeling 7.7 2h 21min
Changeling
IMDb: 7.7
2h 21min

Christine Collins is overjoyed when her kidnapped son is brought back home. But when Christine suspects that the boy returned to her isn’t her child, the police captain has her committed to an asylum.

American Gangster American Gangster 7.8 2h 37min
American Gangster
IMDb: 7.8
2h 37min

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly from the source in South East Asia and he comes up with a unique way of importing the drugs into the United States. Based on a true story.

Into The Wild Into The Wild 8.1 2h 28min
Into The Wild
IMDb: 8.1
2h 28min

The true story of top student and athlete, Christopher McCandless, who after graduating from Emory University in 1992, abandoned his possessions, gave his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and…

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly The Diving Bell and the Butterfly 8.0 1h 52min
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
IMDb: 8
1h 52min

The true story of Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby, who, in 1995 at the age of 43, suffered a stroke that paralyzed his entire body, except his left eye. Using…

The Last King of Scotland The Last King of Scotland 7.6 2h 3min
The Last King of Scotland
IMDb: 7.6
2h 3min

Young Scottish doctor, Nicholas Garrigan decides it’s time for an adventure after he finishes his formal education, so he decides to try his luck in Uganda, and arrives during the…