Most Popular Biography Feature Films

1. The Glass Castle (2017) The Glass Castle (2017)
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A young girl comes of age in a dysfunctional family of nonconformist nomads with a mother who's an eccentric artist and an alcoholic father who would stir the children's imagination with hope as a distraction to their poverty. Dir: Destin Daniel Cretton With: Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson, Naomi Watts Biography | Drama 127 mins.
2. Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017) Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017)
A behind-the-scenes look at the life of author A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son C.R. Milne. Dir: Simon Curtis With: Margot Robbie, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Macdonald Biography | Family | History 107 mins.
3. Hacksaw Ridge (2016) Hacksaw Ridge (2016)
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WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot. Dir: Mel Gibson With: Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Luke Bracey Biography | Drama | History | War 139 mins.
4. The Lost City of Z (2016) The Lost City of Z (2016)
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A true-life drama, centering on British explorer Col. Percival Fawcett, who disappeared while searching for a mysterious city in the Amazon in the 1920s. Dir: James Gray With: Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson, Sienna Miller Adventure | Biography | Drama | History 141 mins.
5. The Founder (2016) The Founder (2016)
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The story of Ray Kroc, a salesman who turned two brothers' innovative fast food eatery, McDonald's, into the biggest restaurant business in the world with a combination of ambition, persistence and ruthlessness. Dir: John Lee Hancock With: Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman, John Carroll Lynch Biography | Drama | History 115 mins.
6. Lion (2016) Lion (2016)
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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 later, he sets out to find his lost family. Dir: Garth Davis With: Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara Biography | Drama 118 mins.
7. American Made (2017) American Made (2017)
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A pilot lands work for the CIA and as a drug runner in the south during the 1980s. Dir: Doug Liman With: Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Sarah Wright Action | Biography | Comedy | Crime | Drama | History | Thriller 115 mins.
8. The Infiltrator (2016) The Infiltrator (2016)
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A U.S. Customs official uncovers a money laundering scheme involving Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar. Dir: Brad Furman With: Bryan Cranston, John Leguizamo, Diane Kruger Biography | Crime | Drama | Thriller 127 mins.
9. Hidden Figures (2016) Hidden Figures (2016)
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The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program. Dir: Theodore Melfi With: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe Biography | Drama | History 127 mins.
10. The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
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Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, from his rise to a wealthy stock-broker living the high life to his fall involving crime, corruption and the federal government. Dir: Martin Scorsese With: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie Biography | Comedy | Crime | Drama 180 mins.
11. The Zookeeper's Wife (2017) The Zookeeper's Wife (2017)
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The Zookeeper's Wife tells the account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the German invasion. Dir: Niki Caro With: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Brühl Biography | Drama | History | War 127 mins.
12. Schindler's List (1993) Schindler's List (1993)
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In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans. Dir: Steven Spielberg With: Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley Biography | Drama | History 195 mins.
13. American Sniper (2014) American Sniper (2014)
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Navy S.E.A.L. sniper Chris Kyle's pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and turns him into a legend. Back home to his wife and kids after four tours of duty, however, Chris finds that it is the war he can't leave behind. Dir: Clint Eastwood With: Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Kyle Gallner Action | Biography | Drama | History | Thriller | War 133 mins.
14. LBJ (2016) LBJ (2016)
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The story of U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson from his young days in West Texas to the White House. Dir: Rob Reiner With: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Woody Harrelson, C. Thomas Howell Biography | Drama 98 mins.
15. Dangal (2016) Dangal (2016)
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Former wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat and his two wrestler daughters struggle towards glory at the Commonwealth Games in the face of societal oppression. Dir: Nitesh Tiwari With: Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh Action | Biography | Drama | Sport 161 mins.
16. Loving Vincent (2017) Loving Vincent (2017)
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A feature film about the life and mysterious death of Vincent Van Gogh. Dir: Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman With: Jerome Flynn, Aidan Turner, Eleanor Tomlinson Animation | Biography | Crime | Drama 95 mins.
17. First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers (2017) First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers (2017)
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Cambodian author and human rights activist Loung Ung recounts the horrors she suffered under the rule of the deadly Khmer Rouge. Dir: Angelina Jolie With: Sareum Srey Moch, Phoeung Kompheak, Sveng Socheata Biography | Drama | History 136 mins.
18. The Big Short (2015) The Big Short (2015)
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Four denizens in the world of high-finance predict the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s, and decide to take on the big banks for their greed and lack of foresight. Dir: Adam McKay With: Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling Biography | Comedy | Drama | History 130 mins.
19. Braveheart (1995) Braveheart (1995)
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When his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, Sir William Wallace begins a revolt against King Edward I of England. Dir: Mel Gibson With: Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Patrick McGoohan Biography | Drama | History | War 178 mins.
20. All Eyez on Me (2017) All Eyez on Me (2017)
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Tells the true and untold story of prolific rapper, actor, poet and activist Tupac Shakur. Dir: Benny Boom With: Demetrius Shipp Jr., Danai Gurira, Kat Graham Biography | Drama | Music 139 mins.
21. Viceroy's House (2017) Viceroy's House (2017)
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The final Viceroy of India, Lord Mountbatten, is tasked with overseeing the transition of British India to independence, but meets with conflict as different sides clash in the face of monumental change. Dir: Gurinder Chadha With: Gillian Anderson, Michael Gambon, Hugh Bonneville Biography | Drama | History 106 mins.
22. Unbroken (2014) Unbroken (2014)
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After a near-fatal plane crash in WWII, Olympian Louis Zamperini spends a harrowing 47 days in a raft with two fellow crewmen before he's caught by the Japanese navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp. Dir: Angelina Jolie With: Jack O'Connell, Miyavi, Domhnall Gleeson Biography | Drama | Sport | War 137 mins.
23. Birth of the Dragon (2016) Birth of the Dragon (2016)
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Set against the backdrop of 1960s San Francisco, BIRTH OF THE DRAGON is a modern take on the classic movies that Bruce Lee was known for. It takes its inspiration from the epic and still controversial showdown between an up-and-coming Bruce Lee and kung fu master Wong Jack Man - a battle that gave birth to a legend. Dir: George Nolfi With: Billy Magnussen, Terry Chen, Philip Ng Action | Biography | Drama 103 mins.
24. Legend (2015) Legend (2015)
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Identical twin gangsters Ronald and Reginald Kray terrorize London during the 1960s. Dir: Brian Helgeland With: Tom Hardy, Emily Browning, Taron Egerton Biography | Crime | Drama | History | Thriller 132 mins.
25. The Bleeder (2016) The Bleeder (2016)
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A drama inspired by the life of heavyweight boxer Chuck Wepner. Dir: Philippe Falardeau With: Elisabeth Moss, Naomi Watts, Liev Schreiber Biography | Drama | Sport 98 mins.