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The Young Victoria 2009

A dramatization of the turbulent first years of Queen Victoria's rule, and her enduring romance with Prince Albert.

Category: Biography, Drama, Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Emily Blunt, Rupert Friend, Paul Bettany, Miranda Richardson

7.3 IMDB Rating 2,788 Views
Above Suspicion 2019

The story that lead to the first conviction for murder of an FBI agent.

Category: Action, Biography, Crime, Filmer

Stars: Emilia Clarke, Jack Huston, Sophie Lowe, Johnny Knoxville

5.4 IMDB Rating 35 Views
A Love Song for Latasha 2019

The injustice surrounding the shooting death of 15-year-old Latasha Harlins at a South Central Los Angeles store became a flashpoint for the city’s 1992 civil uprising.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Short

Stars: Brittany Hudson

80 Views
Radioactive 2019

Pioneer - Rebel - Genius. Radioactive is incredible, true-story of Marie Sklodowska-Curie and her Nobel Prize-winning work that changed the world starring Rosamund Pike and Sam Riley.

Category: Biography, Drama, Romantic

Stars: Rosamund Pike, Yvette Feuer, Mirjam Novak, Ralph Berkin

6.1 IMDB Rating 203 Views
Men of Honor 2000

The story ultimately revolves around two "men of honor"; their relationship, their individual and joint failures and triumphs. Carl Brashear is determined to be the first African American Navy Diver in a time where racism is rife. Leslie Sunday is his embittered trainer, determined to see him fail. Fate, challenges and circumstances eventually draw these two men together in a tale of turbulence and ultimately triumph.

Category: Biography, Drama, Movies

Stars: Robert De Niro, Cuba Gooding Jr., Charlize Theron, Aunjanue Ellis

7.2 IMDB Rating 4,092 Views
Moneyball 2011

Oakland A's GM Billy Beane is handicapped with the lowest salary constraint in baseball. If he ever wants to win the World Series, Billy must find a competitive advantage. Billy is about to turn baseball on its ear when he uses statistical data to analyze and place value on the players he picks for the team.

Category: Biography, Drama, Movies, Sport

Stars: Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robin Wright

7.6 IMDB Rating 5,938 Views
Kalashnikov 2020

Wounded as tank driver in 1941 during WWII, Kalashnikov sees the latest Soviet machine gun fail. As he's also an inventor, he starts looking for improvements and in 1947 ends up with AK-47 assault rifle.

Category: Biography

Stars: Yuriy Borisov, Olga Lerman, Artur Smolyaninov, Sergey Gazarov

6.4 IMDB Rating 378 Views
The Long Road Home 2017–

American forces occupying Iraq are ambushed in a Baghdad neighborhood.

Category: Action, Biography, Drama, Series

Stars: Michael Kelly, Jason Ritter, Kate Bosworth, E.J. Bonilla

7.5 IMDB Rating 2,414 Views
The Elephant Man 1980

John Merrick (whose real name was Joseph, as this is based on a true story) is an intelligent and friendly man, but he is hated by his Victorian-era English society because he is severely deformed. Once he is discovered by a doctor, however, he is saved from his life in a freak show and he is treated like the human being that he really is.

Category: Biography, Drama

Stars: Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft, John Gielgud

8.1 IMDB Rating 1,857 Views
House of Saddam 2008

A mini-series that explores the inner workings of Saddam Hussein's family and his relationship with his closest advisers.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Series, TV Mini

Stars: Igal Naor, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Makram Khoury, Philip Arditti

7.5 IMDB Rating 1,278 Views
Howard 2018

The story of songwriter Howard Ashman who penned the lyrics for Little Shop of Horrors, The Little Mermaid, Aladdin and Beauty and the Beast before he died of AIDS at the height of the AIDS crisis in 1991.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Filmer, Movies, Music

Stars: Howard Ashman, Sarah Gillespie, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Bill Lauch

8.4 IMDB Rating 283 Views
John Was Trying to Contact Aliens 2020

John Shepherd spent 30 years trying to contact extraterrestrials by broadcasting music millions of miles into space. After giving up the search he makes a different connection here on Earth.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Filmer, Movies, Short

Stars: John Shepherd

6,7 IMDB Rating 377 Views
The Sound of Music 1965

In 1930's Austria, a young woman named Maria is failing miserably in her attempts to become a nun. When the Navy captain Georg Von Trapp writes to the convent asking for a governess that can handle his seven mischievous children, Maria is given the job. The Captain's wife is dead, and he is often away, and runs the household as strictly as he does the ships he sails on. The children are unhappy and resentful of the governesses that their father keeps hiring, and have managed to run each of them off one by one. When Maria arrives, she is initially met with the same hostility, but her kindness, understanding, and sense of fun soon draws them to her and brings some much-needed joy into all their lives -- including the Captain's. Eventually he and Maria find themselves falling in love, even though Georg is already engaged to a Baroness and Maria is still a postulant. The romance makes them both start questioning the decisions they have made. Their personal conflicts soon become overshadowed, however, by world events. Austria is about to come under the control of Germany, and the Captain may soon find himself drafted into the German navy and forced to fight against his own country.

Category: Biography, Drama, Family, Kids, Movies

Stars: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker, Richard Haydn

8.0 IMDB Rating 3,887 Views
Tesla 2020

A freewheeling take on visionary inventor Nikola Tesla, his interactions with Thomas Edison and J.P. Morgan's daughter Anne, and his breakthroughs in transmitting electrical power and light.

Category: Biography, Drama, Filmer, Movies

Stars: Eve Hewson, Ethan Hawke, Hannah Gross, Kyle MacLachlan

5.9 IMDB Rating 574 Views
Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl 2020

Inspired by the life of a fearless young officer who made history by becoming the first Indian female Air Force officer to fly in a combat zone during the 1999 Kargil War

Category: Biography, Drama, Filmer, Movies

Stars: Janhvi Kapoor, Pankaj Tripathi, Angad Bedi, Viineet Kumar

544 Views
Lawrence of Arabia 1962

Due to his knowledge of the native Bedouin tribes, British Lieutenant T.E. Lawrence is sent to Arabia to find Prince Faisal and serve as a liaison between the Arabs and the British in their fight against the Turks. With the aid of native Sherif Ali, Lawrence rebels against the orders of his superior officer and strikes out on a daring camel journey across the harsh desert to attack a well-guarded Turkish port.

Category: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Movies

Stars: Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins

8.3 IMDB Rating 2,816 Views
Burning Bush 2013

Based on real characters and events, this drama focuses on the personal sacrifice of a Prague history student, Jan Palach, who set himself on fire in protest against the Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1969. Dagmar Buresová, a young female lawyer, became part of his legacy by defending Jan's family in a trial against the communist government, a regime which tried to dishonor Palach's sacrifice, a heroic action for the freedom of Czechoslovakia.

Category: Biography, Drama, Series

Stars: Tatiana Pauhofová, Jaroslava Pokorná, Petr Stach, Vojtech Kotek

7.9 IMDB Rating 539 Views
Target Number One 2020

In 1989, a Canadian journalist investigates the circumstances surrounding the suspicious arrest of a heroin addict imprisoned in a Thai jail.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama, Filmer, Movies

Stars: Josh Hartnett, Stephen McHattie, Jim Gaffigan, J.C. MacKenzie

7,4 IMDB Rating 901 Views
Olivia Newton John Hopelessly Devoted To You 2018

iopic about singer and actress Olivia Newton John, starting from her debut on the Australian talent show "Sing Sing Sing", her musical and acting career, along with her venture into the corporate world.

Category: Biography, Series, TV Mini

Stars: Delta Goodrem, Kate Jenkinson, Paul David-Goddard, Diana Glenn

5.5 IMDB Rating 615 Views
Resistance 2020

The story of a group of Jewish Boy Scouts who worked with the French Resistance to save the lives of ten thousand orphans during World War II.

Category: Biography, Drama, Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Clémence Poésy, Félix Moati, Vica Kerekes

6.1 IMDB Rating 832 Views