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Straight Outta Compton (2015)

Biography,Drama,Music

Straight Outta Compton: The group NWA emerges from the streets of Compton, California in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes pop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood.

Straight Outta Compton (2015)

The Big Short (2015)

Biography,Drama

The Big Short: Four outsiders in the world of high-finance who predicted the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s decide to take on the big banks for their lack of foresight and greed.

The Big Short (2015)

The Danish Girl (2015)

Biography,Drama

The Danish Girl: The remarkable love story inspired by the lives of artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili and Gerda's marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer.

The Danish Girl (2015)

Freedom Writers (2007)

Drama,Crime,Biography

Freedom Writers: A young teacher inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves, and pursue education beyond high school.

Freedom Writers (2007)

Bridge of Spies (2015)

Biography,Drama,History,Thriller

Bridge of Spies: An American lawyer is recruited by the CIA during the Cold War to help rescue a pilot detained in the Soviet Union.

Bridge of Spies (2015)

Great Balls of Fire! (1989)

Drama,Music,Biography

Great Balls of Fire!: The story of Jerry Lee Lewis, arguably the greatest and certainly one of the wildest musicians of the 1950s...

Great Balls of Fire! (1989)

A Beautiful Mind (2001)

Biography,Drama

A Beautiful Mind: After a brilliant but asocial mathematician accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn to the nightmarish.

A Beautiful Mind (2001)

Snowden (2016)

Biography, Drama, Thriller

The NSA's illegal surveillance techniques are leaked to the public by one of the agency's employees, Edward Snowden, in the form of thousands of classified documents distributed to the press.

Snowden (2016)

Catch Me If You Can (2002)

Drama,Crime,Biography

Catch Me If You Can: A true story about Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor, and legal prosecutor.

Catch Me If You Can (2002)

Blow (2001)

Biography,Crime,Drama

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

Blow (2001)

Spotlight (2015)

Biography

Spotlight: The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.

Spotlight (2015)

Marie Antoinette (2006)

Drama,History,Biography

Marie Antoinette: The retelling of France's iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette. From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and to the end of her reign as queen and ultimately the fall of Versailles.

Marie Antoinette (2006)

Steve Jobs (2015)

Biography

Steve Jobs: Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution, to paint a portrait of the man at its epicenter. The story unfolds backstage at three iconic product launches, ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac.

Steve Jobs (2015)

Schindler's List (1993)

Drama,War,History,Biography

Schindler's List: Oskar Schindler uses Jews to start a factory in Poland during the war. He witnesses the horrors endured by the Jews, and starts to save them.

Schindler's List (1993)

Joy (2015)

Biography

Joy: Joy is the story of a family across four generations and the woman who rises to become founder and matriarch of a powerful family business dynasty.

Joy (2015)

Unbroken (2014)

Biography,Drama,Sport,War

Unbroken: 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.

Unbroken (2014)

Foxcatcher (2014)

Biography,Drama,Sport

Foxcatcher: The greatest Olympic Wrestling Champion brother team joins Team Foxcatcher lead by multi-millionaire sponsor John E. du Pont as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul - a union that leads to unlikely circumstances.

Foxcatcher (2014)

American Me (1992)

Drama,Romance,Crime,Biography

American Me: A Mexican-American Mafia kingpin is released from prison, falls in love for the first time, and grows introspective about his gangster lifestyle.

American Me (1992)

The Basketball Diaries (1995)

Drama,Crime,Sport,Biography

The Basketball Diaries: Film adaptation of street tough Jim Carroll's epistle about his kaleidoscopic free fall into the harrowing world of drug addiction...

The Basketball Diaries (1995)

Toni Braxton Unbreak my Heart (2016)

Biography

Toni Braxton Unbreak my Heart: The life story of R&B singer-songwriter and producer, Toni Braxton.

Toni Braxton Unbreak my Heart (2016)

The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)

Drama,Romance,History,Biography

The Other Boleyn Girl: Two sisters contend for the affection of King Henry VIII.

The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)

Antwone Fisher (2002)

Drama,Romance,Biography

Antwone Fisher: Antwone Fisher, a young navy man, is forced to see a psychiatrist after a violent outburst against a fellow crewman. During the course of treatment a painful past is revealed and a new hope begins.

Antwone Fisher (2002)

L'amant - The Lover (1992)

Drama,Romance,Biography

L'amant - The Lover: In 1929 French Indochina, a French teenage girl embarks on a reckless and forbidden romance with a wealthy, older Chinese man, each knowing that knowledge of their affair will bring drastic consequences to each other.

L'amant - The Lover (1992)

Downfall (2004)

Biography,Drama,History,War

Downfall: Traudl Junge (Lara), the final secretary for Adolf Hitler (Ganz), tells of the Nazi dictator's final days in his Berlin bunker at the end of WWII.

Downfall (2004)

Lords of Dogtown (2005)

Action,Drama,Sport,Biography

Lords of Dogtown: The film follows the surf and skateboarding trends that originated in Venice, California during the 1970's.

Lords of Dogtown (2005)

The World's Fastest Indian (2005)

Drama,Sport,Biography

The World's Fastest Indian: The life story of New Zealander Burt Munro, who spent years building a 1920 Indian motorcycle -- a bike which helped him set the land-speed world record at Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats in 1967.

The World's Fastest Indian (2005)

The Last Emperor (1987)

Drama,History,Biography

The Last Emperor: The story of the final Emperor of China.

The Last Emperor (1987)

Shackleton (2002)

Adventure,Biography,Drama,History

Shackleton: The true story of Shackleton's 1914 Endurance expedition to the the South Pole and his epic struggle to lead his 28 man crew to safety after his ship was crushed in the pack ice.

Shackleton (2002)

The Miracle Worker (1962)

Drama,Biography

The Miracle Worker: The story of Anne Sullivan's struggle to teach the blind and deaf Helen Keller how to communicate.

The Miracle Worker (1962)

Lisztomania (1975)

Biography, Comedy, Music

Lisztomania: A send-up of the bawdy life of Romantic composer/piano virtuoso Franz Liszt, with ubiquitous phallic imagery and a good portion of the film devoted to Liszt's "friendship" with fellow composer Richard Wagner. The film begins during the time when Franz would give piano performance to a crowd of shrieking teenage fans while maintaining affairs with his (multiple!) mistresses. He eventually seeks Princess Carolyne of St. Petersburg (at her invitation), elopes, and, after their marriage is forbidden by the Pope, he embraces the monastic life as an abbé.

Lisztomania (1975)

Love & Mercy (2014)

Biography,Drama,Music

Love & Mercy: In the 1960s, Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson struggles with emerging psychosis as he attempts to craft his avant-garde pop masterpiece. In the 1980s, he is a broken, confused man under the 24-hour watch of shady therapist Dr. Eugene Landy.

Love & Mercy (2014)

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Drama,Biography

Girl, Interrupted: Based on writer Susanna Kaysen's account of her 18-month stay at a mental hospital in the 1960s.

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Magic Fire (1955)

Biography, Drama

The life and career of German composer Richard Wagner.

Magic Fire (1955)

The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)

Drama,Biography

The Pursuit of Happyness: A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional endeavor.

The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)

Men of Honor (2000)

Drama,Biography

Men of Honor: The story of Carl Brashear, the first African American, then also the first amputee, US Navy Diver and the man who trained him.

Men of Honor (2000)

Trumbo (2015)

Biography

Trumbo: In 1947, Dalton Trumbo was Hollywood's top screenwriter until he and other artists were jailed and blacklisted for their political beliefs.

Trumbo (2015)

The Great Debaters (2007)

Drama,Biography

The Great Debaters: A drama based on the true story of Melvin B. Tolson, a professor at Wiley College Texas. In 1935, he inspired students to form the school's first debate team, which went on to challenge Harvard in the national championship.

The Great Debaters (2007)

Babs (2017)

Biography, Drama

A drama about the life and career of actress Barbara Windsor.

Babs (2017)

My All American (2015)

Biography

My All American: Freddie Steinmark, an underdog on the gridiron, faces the toughest challenge of his life after leading his team to a championship season.

My All American (2015)

Gia (1998)

Drama,Romance,Biography

Gia: Movie based on the life of Gia Carangi, a top fashion model from the late 1970s. full synopsis

Gia (1998)