Movies in the genre Biography

  • American Sniper

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    Chris Kyle was nothing more than a Texan man who wanted to become a cowboy, but in his thirties he found out that maybe his life needed something different, something where he could express his real talent, something that could help America in its fight against terrorism. So he joined the SEALs in order to become a sniper. After marrying, Kyle and the other members of the team are called for their first tour of Iraq. Kyle's struggle isn't with his missions, but about his relationship with the reality of the war and, once returned at home, how he manages to handle it with his urban life, his wife and kids.

  • American Splendor

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    An original mix of fiction and reality illuminates the life of comic book hero everyman Harvey Pekar.

  • Amy

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    The story of Amy Winehouse in her own words, featuring unseen archival footage and unheard tracks.

  • At Eternity's Gate

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    A look at the life of painter Vincent van Gogh during the time he lived in Arles and Auvers-sur-Oise, France.

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  • Big Eyes

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    A drama about the awakening of the painter Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties she had with her husband, who claimed credit for her works in the 1960s.

  • BlacKkKlansman

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    Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer from Colorado Springs, CO, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a Jewish surrogate who eventually becomes its leader. Based on actual events.

  • Bleed for This

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    The inspirational story of World Champion Boxer Vinny Pazienza who, after a near fatal car crash which left him not knowing if he'd ever walk again, made one of sport's most incredible comebacks.

  • Blow

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    The story of George Jung, the man who established the American cocaine market in the 1970's.

  • Bombshell

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    A group of women take on Fox News head Roger Ailes and the toxic atmosphere he presided over at the network.

  • Brain on Fire

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    A young, capable professional cannot explain her newly erratic behavior.