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8 Seconds 1994

This movie chronicles the life of Lane Frost, 1987 PRCA Bull Riding World Champion, his marriage and his friendships with Tuff Hedeman (three-time World Champion) and Cody Lambert.

Category: Biography, Drama, Sport

Stars: Luke Perry, Stephen Baldwin, James Rebhorn

6.6 IMDB Rating 197 Views
Shiny_Flakes: The Teenage Drug Lord 2021

Max S. reveals how he built a drug empire from his childhood bedroom in this story that inspired the series "How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast)."

Category: Biography, Crime, Documentary

Stars: Maximilian Schmidt

384 Views
Man on the Moon 1999

The life and career of legendary comedian Andy Kaufman.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Stars: Jim Carrey, Danny DeVito, Gerry Becker

7.4 IMDB Rating 3,321 Views
Myth & Mogul: John DeLorean 2021–

In the automotive world, John DeLorean rose from engineer to executive to icon. But under the hood of his self-created legend lies darkness and deceit.

Category: Biography, Crime, Documentary

379 Views
War Dogs 2016

Loosely based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a three hundred million dollar contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Crime

Stars: Jonah Hill, Miles Teller, Steve Lantz

7.1 IMDB Rating 823 Views
Eddie the Eagle 2015

The story of Eddie Edwards, the notoriously tenacious British underdog ski jumper who charmed the world at the 1988 Winter Olympics.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Stars: Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, Tom Costello

7.4 IMDB Rating 207 Views
Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle 2018

Docuseries looking back on the Jonestown Massacre on the 40th anniversary.

Category: Biography, Crime, Documentary

Stars: Vernon Gosney, Leslie Wagner-Wilson, Tim Carter

8.1 IMDB Rating 654 Views
The Duke 2020

In 1961, Kempton Bunton, a 60 year old taxi driver, steals Goya's portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Stars: Matthew Goode, Helen Mirren, Anna Maxwell Martin

5.9 IMDB Rating 349 Views
Elize Matsunaga: Era Uma Vez Um Crime 2021

The crime shocked Brazil: Elize Matsunaga shot and dismembered her rich husband. Featuring her first interview, this docuseries dives deep into the case.

Category: Biography, Crime, Documentary

Stars: Elize Matsunaga, Stephanie Sherry

5,8 IMDB Rating 331 Views
Naomi Osaka 2021

Featuring unprecedented access to Osaka, the documentary follows her pivotal year, from the U.S. Open in August 2019 and on tour, as she plays in each of the Grand Slams and prepares for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Drama

Stars: Naomi Osaka

5,2 IMDB Rating 282 Views
The Pursuit of Happyness 2006

Based on a true story about a man named Christopher Gardner. Gardner has invested heavily in a device known as a "Bone Density scanner". He feels like he has made these devices. However, they do not sell as they are marginally better than the current technology at a much higher price. As Gardner tries to figure out how to sell them, his wife leaves him, he loses his house, his bank account, and credit cards. Forced to live out in the streets with his son, Gardner is now desperate to find a steady job; he takes on a job as a stockbroker, but before he can receive pay, he needs to go through 6 months of training, and to sell his devices.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Will Smith,Jaden Smith,Thandie Newton,Brian Howe

8.0 IMDB Rating 9,607 Views
Dream Horse 2020

Dream Alliance is an unlikely race horse bred by small-town Welsh bartender Jan Vokes. With no experience, Jan convinces her neighbors to chip in their meager earnings to help raise Dream in the hopes he can compete with the racing elites.

Category: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Stars: Toni Collette, Damian Lewis, Owen Teale

6,8 IMDB Rating 401 Views
Wolfgang 2021

An intimate portrait of the life and work of the original "celebrity chef," Wolfgang Puck.

Category: Biography, Documentary

Stars: Wolfgang Puck, Christine Puck

7,5 IMDB Rating 490 Views
Genius 2017–

The life stories of history's greatest minds. From their days as young adults to their final years we see their discoveries, loves, relationships, causes, flaws and genius.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Samantha Colley, Seth Gabel, Antonio Banderas

8.4 IMDB Rating 22,442 Views
The Naked Director 2019

Follows the story of Toru Muranishi's unusual and dramatic life filled with big ambitions as well as spectacular setbacks in his attempt to turn Japan's porn industry on its head.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Takayuki Yamada, Shinnosuke Mitsushima, Misato Morita, Tetsuji Tamayama

7,7 IMDB Rating 1,021 Views
Stardust 2021

Stardust will chronicle the young David Bowie's first visit to the US in 1971 - a trip that inspired the invention of his iconic alter ego Ziggy Stardust.

Category: Biography, Drama, Music

Stars: Johnny Flynn, Marc Maron, Jena Malone

4,1 IMDB Rating 488 Views
The World’s Fastest Indian 2005

For 25 years in Invercargill at the south end of New Zealand, Burt Munro (1899-1978) has been working on increasing the speed of his motorcycle, a 1920 Indian. He dreams of taking it to the Bonneville Salt Flats to see how fast it will go. By the early 1960s, heart disease threatens his life, so he mortgages his house and takes a boat to Los Angeles, buys an old car, builds a makeshift trailer, gets the Indian through customs, and heads for Utah. Along the way, people he meets are charmed by his open, direct friendliness. If he makes it to Bonneville, will they let an old guy on the flats with makeshift tires, no brakes, and no chute? And will the Indian actually respond?

Category: Biography, Drama, Sport

Stars: Anthony Hopkins,Iain Rea,Tessa Mitchell,Aaron Murphy

7.9 IMDB Rating 3,545 Views
Recon 2019

The story of four American soldiers, who, after they witness a vicious murder of an innocent civilian at the hands of their Sergeant, are sent on a suicide mission led by a local partisan.

Category: Biography, Thriller, War

Stars: Alexander Ludwig, RJ Fetherstonhaugh, Mitch Ainley, Chris Brochu

4,4 IMDB Rating 802 Views
City of Lies 2018

Russell Poole and Jack Jackson investigate the murders of rappers Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery

Stars: Johnny Depp, Forest Whitaker, Toby Huss, Dayton Callie

6,5 IMDB Rating 899 Views
Blue Miracle 2021

To save their cash-strapped orphanage, a guardian and his kids partner with a washed-up boat captain for a chance to win a lucrative fishing competition.

Category: Adventure, Biography, Drama

Stars: Dana Wheeler-Nicholson, Dennis Quaid, Bruce McGill

6,1 IMDB Rating 639 Views