Biography Movies
Adrian Street Story: You May Be Pretty, But I Am Beautiful

Adrian Street Story: You May Be Pretty, But I Am Beautiful

Adrian Street Story: You May Be Pretty, But I Am Beautiful
IMDb: 7.9
72

Biopic feature documentary on the inspirational and flamboyant life of a pioneer in the professional wrestling world, the career of pro Wrestler Adrian Street.

Tony Parker: The Final Shot

Tony Parker: The Final Shot

Tony Parker: The Final Shot
IMDb: 6.1
98

The background and career of Tony Parker, whose determination led him to become arguably the greatest French basketball player.

Get Back Up

Get Back Up

Get Back Up
IMDb: 8.7
105

“A riveting, emotionally charged rock doc like none before it. This decade long journal follows the band and phoenix-like implosion and spiritual immersion of their front-man, who was born with…

Safety

Safety

Safety
IMDb: 6.2
122

The story of Ray-Ray McElrathbey, a freshman football player for Clemson University, who secretly raised his younger brother on campus after his home life became too unsteady.

Crazy, Not Insane

Crazy, Not Insane

Crazy, Not Insane
IMDb: 6.9
117

Fascinated by the human brain and its capacity for ruthlessness, psychiatrist Dr. Dorothy Otnow Lewis has spent her life investigating the interior lives of violent people. With each case, she…

Ammonite

Ammonite

Ammonite
IMDb: 6.8
118

In 1840s England, palaeontologist Mary Anning and a young woman sent by her husband to convalesce by the sea develop an intense relationship. Despite the chasm between their social spheres…

Zappa

Zappa

Zappa
IMDb: 7.2
127

With the help of more than 10,000 dedicated Zappa fans, this is the long-awaited definitive documentary project of Alex Winter documenting the life and career of enigmatic groundbreaking rock star…

The Dig

The Dig

The Dig
IMDb: 6.5
112

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain’s past resonate…

Mank

Mank

Mank
IMDb: 8.3
133

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.

I Am Greta

I Am Greta

I Am Greta
IMDb: 9.1
97

Greta Thunberg, a 15-year-old student in Sweden, started a school strike for the climate as her question for adults was, if you don’t care about my future on earth, why…

Recon

Recon

Recon
IMDb: 4.4
95

Four American soldiers in WW2, after witnessing the vicious murder of an innocent civilian at the hands of their platoon Sergeant, are sent on a reconnaissance/suicide mission led by a…

The Rise of Jordan Peterson

The Rise of Jordan Peterson

The Rise of Jordan Peterson
IMDb: 7.2
90

A rare, intimate glimpse into the life and mind of Jordan Peterson, the academic and best-selling author who captured the world’s attention with his criticisms of political correctness and his…

The El Duce Tapes

The El Duce Tapes

The El Duce Tapes
IMDb: 5.8
106

A wilfully offensive band, The Mentors gained infamy for performing in black executioner hoods and spewing cartoonishly racist, homophobic and misogynistic lyrics in the 1980s and ‘90s—but was their use…

Beyond Barricades

Beyond Barricades

Beyond Barricades
IMDb: 5.8
87

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…

Bruce Springsteen’s Letter to You

Bruce Springsteen’s Letter to You

Bruce Springsteen’s Letter to You
IMDb: 6.6
90

A tribute to The E Street Band, rock ‘n’ roll, and the way music has shaped Bruce Springsteen’s life, this documentary captures Bruce reflecting on love and loss while recording…

Kalashnikov

Kalashnikov

Kalashnikov
IMDb: 5.9
105

Tank commander Kalashnikov is severely injured in battle in 1941. The accident leaves him incapacitated and unable to return to the front line. While recovering in the hospital he begins creating…

I AM PATRICK

I AM PATRICK

I AM PATRICK
IMDb: 8.1
125

I AM PATRICK peels back centuries of legend and myth to tell the true story of Saint Patrick. Through historical re-enactments, expert interviews and Patrick’s own writings, experience the journey…

Ski Bum: The Warren Miller Story

Ski Bum: The Warren Miller Story

Ski Bum: The Warren Miller Story
IMDb: 7.3
93

Ski Bum: The Warren Miller Story chronicles the life and times of the legendary filmmaker who, through his annual ski films and national tours which began in the early 1950’s,…

A Call to Spy

A Call to Spy

A Call to Spy
IMDb: 3.7
124

The story of Vera Atkins, a crafty spy recruiter, and two of the first women she selects for Churchill’s “secret army”: Virginia Hall, a daring American undaunted by a disability…

David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet

David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet

David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet
IMDb: 9.1
83

He knows our natural world like no other, and there’s never been a more urgent time to hear his story and vision for our future.

Streltsov

Streltsov

Streltsov
IMDb: 7.1
101

By the age of twenty, Eduard Streltsov has everything one can dream of: talent, fame and love. He is the rising star of Soviet football. The whole country, with bated…

The Glorias

The Glorias

The Glorias
IMDb: 8.1
147

An equal rights crusader, journalist and activist: Gloria Steinem embodies these and more. From her role in the revolutionary women’s rights movement to her travels throughout the U.S. and around…

A Metamorfose dos Pássaros

A Metamorfose dos Pássaros

A Metamorfose dos Pássaros
IMDb: 8.2
101

Beatriz married Henrique on the day of her 21st birthday. Henrique, a naval officer, would spend long periods at sea. Ashore, Beatriz, who learned everything from the verticality of plants,…

Robin’s Wish

Robin’s Wish

Robin’s Wish
IMDb: 5.6
N/A

The final word in the story of what really happened to Robin Williams at the end of his life, focusing on his fight against a deadly neurodegenerative disorder known as…

I Am Woman

I Am Woman

I Am Woman
IMDb: 6.9
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,…

The Silent Natural

The Silent Natural

The Silent Natural
IMDb: 8.5
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…

Ice Cream in the Cupboard

Ice Cream in the Cupboard

Ice Cream in the Cupboard
IMDb: 4.3
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…

Most Wanted

Most Wanted

Most Wanted
IMDb: 6.6
N/A

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…

American Fighter

American Fighter

American Fighter
IMDb: 5.4
98

A desperate teenager is forced into the dangerous world of underground fighting to win enough money to save his ailing mother. He finds out what he’s made of in the…

Genre: Action, Biography
Cunningham

Cunningham

Cunningham
IMDb: 6.7
93

The iconic Merce Cunningham and the last generation of his dance company is profiled in Alla Kovgan’s 3D documentary, through recreations of his landmark works and archival footage of Cunningham,…

Jack Jonah

Jack Jonah

Jack Jonah
IMDb: 2.7
82

Based on a true story, this film by JCFilms follows the path of the Jonah Family in remembrance of the loss of their son, Jack, to a heroin overdose. The…

Genre: Biography, Family
Hamilton

Hamilton

Hamilton
IMDb: 8.4
160

Presenting the tale of American founding father Alexander Hamilton, this filmed version of the original Broadway smash hit is the story of America then, told by America now.

Jump Shot: The Kenny Sailors Story

Jump Shot: The Kenny Sailors Story

Jump Shot: The Kenny Sailors Story
IMDb: 7.1
80

Introducing his never before seen ‘leaping one-hander’ to the masses on a national level, Kenny Sailors quickly grew to be a fan favorite while leading his Wyoming Cowboys to the…

There Are No Fakes

There Are No Fakes

There Are No Fakes
IMDb: 6.1
113

Norval Morrisseau was the first Indigenous Canadian artist to be taken seriously in the art world. By the turn of this century his work commanded tens of thousands of dollars….

Street Survivors: The True Story of the Lynyrd Skynyrd Plane Crash

Street Survivors: The True Story of the Lynyrd Skynyrd Plane Crash

Street Survivors: The True Story of the Lynyrd Skynyrd Plane Crash
IMDb: 7.9
92

The movie centers on drummer Artimus Pyle’s experience as a band member in Lynyrd Skynyrd and the tragically fateful day the plane they rented that crashed in the late evening…

Genre: Biography, Drama
Shirley

Shirley

Shirley
IMDb: 7.1
107

A famous horror writer finds inspiration for her next book after she and her husband take in a young couple.

Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things

Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things

Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things
IMDb: 7.3
89

Ella Fitzgerald was a 15-year-old street kid when she won a talent contest in 1934 at the Apollo Theatre in Harlem. Within months she was a star. Over the next…

Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence
IMDb: 8.5
102

Michael Hutchence was flying high as the lead singer of the legendary rock band INXS until his untimely death in 1997. Richard Lowenstein’s documentary examines Hutchence’s deeply felt life through…

A Child of the King

A Child of the King

A Child of the King
IMDb: 2.2
89

An American doctor establishes an orphanage in Ecuador to help the starving and homeless children of the Amazon rain-forest.

Genre: Biography, Drama
Capone

Capone

Capone
IMDb: 5.1
103

The 47-year old Al Capone, after 10 years in prison, starts suffering from dementia and comes to be haunted by his violent past.