Biography Movies
HD Gallant Journey (1946)

Gallant Journey (1946)

Gallant Journey (1946)
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IMDb: 6.5
85

Director William A. Wellman adds another to his long line of salutes-to-aviation films in this bio of an aviation pioneer, John Montgomery (Glenn Ford.) In 1883 he built a practical…

HD Devotion (1946)

Devotion (1946)

Devotion (1946)
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IMDb: 6.7
107

In Victorian England, literary siblings Emily and Charlotte Brontë vie for the affection of the Reverend Arthur Nichols. Along with their sister Anne, Emily and Charlotte also try to help…

HD Buffalo Bill (1944)

Buffalo Bill (1944)

Buffalo Bill (1944)
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IMDb: 6.4
90

Scout William F. Cody (Joel McCrea) marries a U.S. senator’s daughter (Maureen O’Hara), fights the Cheyenne and leads a Wild West show.

HD The Fighting Sullivans (1944)

The Fighting Sullivans (1944)

The Fighting Sullivans (1944)
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IMDb: 7.6
112

The lives of a close-knit group of brothers growing up in Iowa during the days of the Great Depression and of World War II and their eventual deaths in action…

HD The Great Moment (1944)

The Great Moment (1944)

The Great Moment (1944)
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IMDb: 6.3
83

The biography of Dr.W.T.Morgan, a 19th century Boston dentist, during his quest to have anesthesia, in the form of ether, accepted by the public and the medical and dental establishment.

HD Flight for Freedom (1943)

Flight for Freedom (1943)

Flight for Freedom (1943)
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IMDb: 6.0
102

1943 fictionalised biopic about aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart, who disappeared over the central Pacific Ocean in 1937. In the film, Rosalind Russell plays the Earhart alter ego, called Tonie Carter,…

HD The Young Mr. Pitt (1942)

The Young Mr. Pitt (1942)

The Young Mr. Pitt (1942)
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IMDb: 6.6
118

This biopic tells the story of the life of Pitt The Younger, who became Prime Minister of Great Britain at the age of 24.

HD The Bride Came C.O.D. (1941)

The Bride Came C.O.D. (1941)

The Bride Came C.O.D. (1941)
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IMDb: 7.1
92

A financially-strapped charter pilot hires himself to an oil tycoon to kidnap his madcap daughter and prevent her from marrying a vapid band leader.

HD Blossoms in the Dust (1941)

Blossoms in the Dust (1941)

Blossoms in the Dust (1941)
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IMDb: 6.9
99

Edna marries Texan Sam Gladney, operator of a wheat mill. They have a son, who is killed when very young. Edna discovers by chance how the law treats children who…

HD Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940)

Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940)

Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940)
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IMDb: 7.4
110

Abe Lincoln in Illinois is a 1940 biographical film which tells the story of the life of Abraham Lincoln from his departure from Kentucky until his election as President of…

HD Santa Fe Trail (1940)

Santa Fe Trail (1940)

Santa Fe Trail (1940)
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IMDb: 6.3
110

As a penalty for fighting fellow classmates days before graduating from West Point, J.E.B. Stuart, George Armstrong Custer and four friends are assigned to the 2nd Cavalry, stationed at Fort…

HD Lady with Red Hair (1940)

Lady with Red Hair (1940)

Lady with Red Hair (1940)
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IMDb: 6.3
81

An actress hopes to regain her lost son by making it to the top.

HD Nurse Edith Cavell (1939)

Nurse Edith Cavell (1939)

Nurse Edith Cavell (1939)
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IMDb: 6.5
97

British nurse Edith Cavell (Anna Neagle) is stationed at a hospital in Brussels during World War I. When the son of a former patient escapes from a German prisoner-of-war camp,…

HD The Childhood of Maxim Gorky (1938)

The Childhood of Maxim Gorky (1938)

The Childhood of Maxim Gorky (1938)
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IMDb: 7.3
98

The Childhood of Maxim Gorky (Detstvo Gorkovo) was the first of Russian director Mark Donski’s trilogy based upon Gorky’s memoirs. Alexei Lyarsky plays the young Maxim, who grows up under…

HD The Great Waltz (1938)

The Great Waltz (1938)

The Great Waltz (1938)
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IMDb: 6.5
104

Composer Johann Strauss risks his marriage over his infatuation with a beautiful singer.

HD The Toast of New York (1937)

The Toast of New York (1937)

The Toast of New York (1937)
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IMDb: 6.5
109

After the American Civil War, Jim Fisk, a former peddler and cotton smuggler, arrives in New York, along with his partners Nick and Luke, where he struggles to make his…

HD Rembrandt (1936)

Rembrandt (1936)

Rembrandt (1936)
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IMDb: 7.1
85

This character study joins the painter at the height of his fame in 1642, when his adored wife suddenly dies and his work takes a dark, sardonic turn that offends…

HD Target Number One (2020)

Target Number One (2020)

Target Number One (2020)
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IMDb: 6.1
135

Ex heroin junkie, Daniel Léger, gets involved in a drug deal with the wrong people for the wrong reasons. When the deal goes sour, Daniel gets thrown into a Thai…

HD Sonja: The White Swan (2018)

Sonja: The White Swan (2018)

Sonja: The White Swan (2018)
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IMDb: 6.1
114

The true story of Sonja Henie, one of the world’s greatest athletes and the inventor of modern figure skating, who decides to go to Hollywood in 1936 to become a…

HD The Rise of Catherine the Great (1934)

The Rise of Catherine the Great (1934)

The Rise of Catherine the Great (1934)
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IMDb: 6.5
95

The woman who will become Catherine the Great marries into the Russian royal family when she weds Grand Duke Peter, the nephew of Empress Elizabeth. Although the couple has moments…

HD Beyond Barricades (2020)

Beyond Barricades (2020)

Beyond Barricades (2020)
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IMDb: N/A
93

Beyond Barricades is a documentary on political punk band Anti-Flag, featuring interviews with Tom Morello, Billy Bragg, Tim McIlrath, Brian Baker & More. The film explores the trials and tribulations…

HD The Silent Natural (2019)

The Silent Natural (2019)

The Silent Natural (2019)
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IMDb: N/A
140

William Hoy was one of the first Deaf Major League Baseball players in the 1800’s. Being deaf, he introduced hand signals for strike and ball to the game and overcame…

HD Fluidity (2018)

Fluidity (2018)

Fluidity (2018)
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IMDb: N/A
14

What is queer now? This simple documentary features young people speaking about their experiences of identity, sexuality and gender in America today.

HD I Am Woman (2020)

I Am Woman (2020)

I Am Woman (2020)
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IMDb: 7.4
116

The story of Helen Reddy, who, in 1966, landed in New York with her three-year-old daughter, a suitcase, and $230 in her pocket. Within weeks, she was broke. Within months,…

HD Dreyfus (1930)

Dreyfus (1930)

Dreyfus (1930)
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IMDb: 6.2
N/A

In late nineteenth century Alfred Dreyfus, a French army officer of Jewish heritage, is falsely accused of espionage. Found guilty of treason he is drummed out of the army and…

HD Billy the Kid (1930)

Billy the Kid (1930)

Billy the Kid (1930)
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IMDb: 6.1
98

Billy, after shooting down land baron William Donovan’s henchmen for killing Billy’s boss, is hunted down and captured by his friend, Sheriff Pat Garrett. He escapes and is on his…

HD Another Country (1984)

Another Country (1984)

Another Country (1984)
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IMDb: 7.1
87

In Moscow in 1983, an American journalist interviews Guy Bennett, who recalls his last year at public school, fifty years before, and how it contributed to him becoming a spy.

HD The Killing Fields (1984)

The Killing Fields (1984)

The Killing Fields (1984)
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IMDb: 7.8
142

The Killing Fields tells the real-life story of a friendship between two journalists, an American and a Cambodian, during the bloody Khmer Rouge takeover of Cambodia in 1975, which led…

HD The Anna Nicole Smith Story (2007)

The Anna Nicole Smith Story (2007)

The Anna Nicole Smith Story (2007)
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IMDb: 4.6
83

Born Vickie Lynn Hogan, she had a son at 18, became a stripper at 20, and married a billionaire at 26. Sheer determination turned her into Anna Nicole Smith, playmate,…

HD Acute Misfortune (2018)

Acute Misfortune (2018)

Acute Misfortune (2018)
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IMDb: 7.7
90

The film adaptation of Erik Jensen’s award-winning biography of Adam Cullen is the story of the biographer and his subject, as it descends into a dependent and abusive relationship.

Genre: Biography
HD My Name Ain’t Johnny (2008)

My Name Ain’t Johnny (2008)

My Name Ain’t Johnny (2008)
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IMDb: 7.2
124

The true story of João Guilherme Estrella (“Johnny”), a young middle-class bon vivant who became a big-time cocaine dealer in Rio de Janeiro in the early 1990s.

HD In My Blood It Runs (2019)

In My Blood It Runs (2019)

In My Blood It Runs (2019)
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IMDb: 8.0
85

Ten-year-old Dujuan is a child-healer, a good hunter, speaks two Indigenous languages, but is ‘failing’ in school. With little space in the western system for Dujuan’s language and culture his…

HD Redemption (2013)

Redemption (2013)

Redemption (2013)
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IMDb: 6.8
35

Redemption is a documentary about New York City’s canners – the men and women who survive by redeeming bottles and cans they collect from curbs, garbage cans and apartment complexes….

HD Amadeus (1984)

Amadeus (1984)

Amadeus (1984)
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IMDb: 8.3
160

The incredible story of genius musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival, Antonio Salieri—now confined to an insane asylum.

HD Ice Cream in the Cupboard (2020)

Ice Cream in the Cupboard (2020)

Ice Cream in the Cupboard (2020)
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IMDb: 7.8
93

After being physically attacked by his loving wife Carmen, a series of unsettling incidents lead her husband Pat to question just what is happening to her. It’s only when Carmen…

HD Long Gone Summer (2020)

Long Gone Summer (2020)

Long Gone Summer (2020)
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IMDb: 6.9
120

An examination of the 1998 MLB season and the home run race between Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa. The two sluggers’ race to hit the most home runs, later overshadowed…

HD Danton (1983)

Danton (1983)

Danton (1983)
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IMDb: 7.5
136

Danton and Robespierre were close friends and fought together in the French Revolution, but by 1793 Robespierre was France’s ruler, determined to wipe out opposition with a series of mass…

HD Barefoot Gen (1983)

Barefoot Gen (1983)

Barefoot Gen (1983)
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IMDb: 8.0
83

A powerful statement against war, Barefoot Gen is a story about the effect of the atomic bomb on a boy’s life and the lives of the Japanese people. Based on…

HD Silkwood (1983)

Silkwood (1983)

Silkwood (1983)
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IMDb: 7.2
131

The story of Karen Silkwood, a metallurgy worker at a plutonium processing plant who was purposefully contaminated, psychologically tortured and possibly murdered to prevent her from exposing blatant worker safety…

HD The Right Stuff (1983)

The Right Stuff (1983)

The Right Stuff (1983)
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IMDb: 7.8
193

A chronicle of the original Mercury astronauts in the formation of America’s space program: Alan Shepherd, the first American in space; Gus Grissom, the benighted astronaut for whom nothing works…