Biography Movies
Endoresu warutsu

Endoresu warutsu

Endoresu warutsu
IMDb: 7.7
102

Biopic about jazz saxophonist Kaoru Abe (Ko Machida) and his wife, noted writer Izumi Suzuki (Reona Hirota).

The Story of Technoviking

The Story of Technoviking

The Story of Technoviking
IMDb: 6.5
90

Imagine this: you go dancing at a parade, there you will be filmed and suddenly this movie appears on the net. An artist makes art out of these images. From…

Back Issues: The Hustler Magazine Story

Back Issues: The Hustler Magazine Story

Back Issues: The Hustler Magazine Story
IMDb: 6.4
89

Back Issues is the definitive documentary of porn magazine Hustler, from its nightclub inception as it adapts to pornography in the 21st century. Director Michael Lee Nirenberg’s father was was…

Mrs Brown

Mrs Brown

Mrs Brown
IMDb: 6.8
105

Queen Victoria is deeply depressed after the death of her husband, disappearing from public. Her servant Brown, who adores her, through caress and admiration brings her back to life, but…

Entertaining Angels: The Dorothy Day Story

Entertaining Angels: The Dorothy Day Story

Entertaining Angels: The Dorothy Day Story
IMDb: 7.3
112

“Entertaining Angels” is an interesting title for this movie about the 1920’s and 30’s social activist, Dorothy Day, for it can be regarded that what this woman did, sometimes single-handedly,…

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
IMDb: N/A
N/A

The story of Fred Rogers, the honored host and creator of the popular children’s television program, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood (1968).

Genre: Biography, Drama
No One Could Protect Her

No One Could Protect Her

No One Could Protect Her
IMDb: 6.4
91

After her attacker invades escape, Jessica realizes that she must solve the crime herself before she loses her marriage – or her life. Based on a true story.

Goodnight, Sugar Babe: The Killing of Vera Jo Reigle

Goodnight, Sugar Babe: The Killing of Vera Jo Reigle

Goodnight, Sugar Babe: The Killing of Vera Jo Reigle
IMDb: 6.4
87

The discovery of the mutilated body of a mentally challenged young mother begins a journey into madness that is so unbelievable the mastermind behind the crime ultimately got away with…

Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil Le Clercq

Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil Le Clercq

Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil Le Clercq
IMDb: 7.3
91

Of all the great ballerinas, Tanaquil Le Clercq may have been the most transcendent. With a body unlike any before hers, she mesmerized viewers and choreographers alike. With her elongated,…

Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration

Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration

Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration
IMDb: 7.9
55

Not only did Mary Tyler Moore “turn the world on with her smile,” as her show’s theme song declared, she also influenced a generation of women to become more independent…

The Madness of King George

The Madness of King George

The Madness of King George
IMDb: 7.3
107

King George III’s erratic behaviour leads to a plot in Parliament to have him declared insane and removed from the throne.

The 10 Faces of Michael Jackson

The 10 Faces of Michael Jackson

The 10 Faces of Michael Jackson
IMDb: 5.5
N/A

Not Available

Queen Margot

Queen Margot

Queen Margot
IMDb: 7.3
162

The night of August 24, 1572, is known as the Massacre of St. Bartholomew. In France a religious war is raging. In order to impose peace a forced wedding is…

Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey

Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey

Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey
IMDb: 7.4
83

After escaping Russia’s communist revolution, Leon Theremin travels to New York, where he pioneers the field of electronic music with his synthesizer. But at the height of his popularity, Soviet…

Montalbano and Me: Andrea Camilleri

Montalbano and Me: Andrea Camilleri

Montalbano and Me: Andrea Camilleri
IMDb: 8.5
50

A profile of the author of the highly successful INSPECTOR MONTALBANO series, originally broadcast to mark his birthday.

Levitated Mass

Levitated Mass

Levitated Mass
IMDb: 6.8
88

The artist behind the sensation of a $10 million, 22-city tour, and the international media storm that ensued.

Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia

Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia

Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia
IMDb: 7.6
89

Anchored by intimate, one-on-one interviews with the man himself, Nicholas Wrathall’s new documentary is a fascinating and wholly entertaining tribute to the iconic Gore Vidal. Commentary by those who knew…

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden
IMDb: 7.1
126

Darwin meets Hitchcock in this documentary. Directors Dan Geller and Dayna Goldfine have created a parable about the search for paradise, set in the brutal yet alluring landscape of the…

Legend No. 17

Legend No. 17

Legend No. 17
IMDb: 6.4
134

Biopic of Russian ice hockey legend Valeri Kharlamov from early childhood, rising to the pinnacle of the sport and his untimely death

Crossfire Hurricane

Crossfire Hurricane

Crossfire Hurricane
IMDb: 7.1
111

This film is released as part of the ongoing 50th anniversary celebration of the Rolling Stones. It tells the story of the Stones’ unparalleled journey from blues obsessed teens in…

Cloclo

Cloclo

Cloclo
IMDb: 6.4
148

A biopic of French pop star Claude Francois, most famous for co-writing the song ‘My Way’. Tracing his life from his childhood in Egypt through his success in France to…

Charles Bradley: Soul of America

Charles Bradley: Soul of America

Charles Bradley: Soul of America
IMDb: 7.6
75

The incredible rise to fame of 63-year-old aspiring soul singer Charles Bradley, whose debut album took him from a hard life in the Brooklyn Housing Projects to Rolling Stone Magazine’s…

Natsu no owari

Natsu no owari

Natsu no owari
IMDb: 7.2
114

The story, set in the heady post-war 50s into the early 60s , revolves around a love triangle between Tomoko, long playing the mistress to married older writer Shitto (Kaoru…

The Battle of the Sexes

The Battle of the Sexes

The Battle of the Sexes
IMDb: 7.9
N/A

Not Available

Le métis de Dieu

Le métis de Dieu

Le métis de Dieu
IMDb: 8.8
96

The Jewish Cardinal tells the amazing true story of Jean-Marie Lustiger, the son of Polish-Jewish immigrants, who maintained his cultural identity as a Jew even after converting to Catholicism at…

Steal This Movie

Steal This Movie

Steal This Movie
IMDb: 6.2
107

Five years after Yippie founder Abbie Hoffman goes underground to avoid a drug-related prison sentence, he contacts a reporter to get out the story of the FBI’s covert spying, harassment…

The Sound of Music Live!

The Sound of Music Live!

The Sound of Music Live!
IMDb: 7.1
180

The Sound of Music Live! is a television special that was originally broadcast by NBC on December 5, 2013. Produced by Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, the special was an…

Louis Cyr

Louis Cyr

Louis Cyr
IMDb: 6.4
130

Biopic of Louis Cyr, strongest man in the world at the end of the 19th Century.

Black Panther Woman

Black Panther Woman

Black Panther Woman
IMDb: 6.6
N/A

Marlene Cummins breaks a forty-year silence to tell the story of her abuse in the Australian Black protest movement, to overcome her demons of today.

Jimi Hendrix: Voodoo Child

Jimi Hendrix: Voodoo Child

Jimi Hendrix: Voodoo Child
IMDb: 7.9
91

Seattle, WA EMP brings viewers inside the ground-breaking story of one man, his music and the world that embraced him with the two-hour documentary special “Jimi Hendrix Voodoo Child,”

Colette

Colette

Colette
IMDb: 5.4
126

Arnost Lustig was one of the world’s most renowned literary authors of our times. Lustig’s novel ‘A girl from Antwerp’ upon which our film Colette is based, draws on the…

La maison du pêcheur

La maison du pêcheur

La maison du pêcheur
IMDb: 6.7
97

In the summer of 1969, Bernard, a Gaspesian fisherman’s son, arrive in Perce to fin work. He meets Paul, Jacques and Francis, Quebec Independence activists who have come to open…

Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner

Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner

Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner
IMDb: 5.8
108

BEFORE AND AFTER DINNER is an exploration of the life and work of Andre Gregory, groundbreaking director, actor, artist, and raconteur, filmed by prize-winning documentarian Cindy Kleine, his wife. Through…

Gagarin. Pervyy v kosmose

Gagarin. Pervyy v kosmose

Gagarin. Pervyy v kosmose
IMDb: 7.3
108

The film is dedicated to the first steps of mankind on the path of space exploration and direct the fate of the first cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin. The main motif –…

Victor Young Perez

Victor Young Perez

Victor Young Perez
IMDb: 6.6
103

Victor Perez was a Jewish boxer who became world flyweight champion in 1931 and 1932, but was transported to Auschwitz concentration camp when Paris fell to the Nazi s in…

In Search of Blind Joe Death: The Saga of John Fahey

In Search of Blind Joe Death: The Saga of John Fahey

In Search of Blind Joe Death: The Saga of John Fahey
IMDb: 6.8
58

In Search of Blind Joe Death: The Saga of John Fahey is a documentary film about the legendary American guitarist, composer and provocateur John Fahey, 1939-2001. Fahey is often considered…

I Am a Girl

I Am a Girl

I Am a Girl
IMDb: 8.7
88

Six girls coming of age, ready to become something extraordinary.

Oshin

Oshin

Oshin
IMDb: 8.3
109

A young girl named Oshin is sent to work for another family, because of her own family’s financial condition. Nevertheless, the young girl lives strongly.

Kaiser: The Greatest Footballer Never to Play Football

Kaiser: The Greatest Footballer Never to Play Football

Kaiser: The Greatest Footballer Never to Play Football
IMDb: 8.2
98

Documentary about a famous Brazilian footballer who never touched a ball.

The Maestro

The Maestro

The Maestro
IMDb: 6.7
96

After the Second World War, budding film composer Jerry Herst moves to Hollywood to study with infamous master teacher Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco.