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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 76 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 4,009 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 5,859 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 293 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 1,896 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 1,809 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 1,053 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 241 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 338 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 3,860 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 514 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 2,785 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 487 Views
True History of the Kelly Gang 2019

Based on Peter Carey's novel. The story of Australian bushranger Ned Kelly and his gang as they flee from authorities during the 1870s.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama, Filmer

Stars: George MacKay, Essie Davis, Nicholas Hoult, Orlando Schwerdt

6.6 IMDB Rating 1,821 Views
The Fighter 2010

Based on the story of Micky Ward, a fledgling boxer who tries to escape the shadow of his more famous but troubled older boxing brother and get his own shot at greatness.

Category: Biography, Drama, Movies, Sport

Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Melissa Leo

7.8 IMDB Rating 3,992 Views
The Doors 1991

The story of the famous and influential 1960s rock band The Doors and its lead singer and composer, Jim Morrison, from his days as a UCLA film student in Los Angeles, to his untimely death in Paris, France at age 27 in 1971.

Category: Biography, Drama, Filmer, Movies, Music

Stars: Val Kilmer, Meg Ryan, Kyle MacLachlan, Frank Whaley

7.2 IMDB Rating 501 Views
Freeheld 2015

New Jersey police lieutenant, Laurel Hester, and her registered domestic partner, Stacie Andree, both battle to secure Hester's pension benefits when she is diagnosed with terminal cancer.

Category: Biography, Drama, Movies, Romantic

Stars: Julianne Moore, Ellen Page, Michael Shannon, Steve Carell

6.6 IMDB Rating 2,007 Views
Citizen X 1995

During the 1980s, Soviet authorities hunt for a serial killer who picks his victims in railway stations and commuter trains and lures them into the woods.

Category: Biography, Crime, Drama, Filmer, Movies

Stars: Stephen Rea, Donald Sutherland, Max von Sydow, Jeffrey DeMunn

7.5 IMDB Rating 634 Views
Erin Brockovich 2000

Erin Brockovich-Ellis is an unemployed single mother, desperate to find a job, but is having no luck. This losing streak even extends to a failed lawsuit against a doctor in a car accident she was in. With no alternative, she successfully browbeats her lawyer to give her a job in compensation for the loss. While no one takes her seriously, with her trashy clothes and earthy manners, that soon changes when she begins to investigate a suspicious real estate case involving the Pacific Gas & Electric Company. What she discovers is that the company is trying quietly to buy land that was contaminated by hexavalent chromium, a deadly toxic waste that the company is improperly and illegally dumping and, in turn, poisoning the residents in the area. As she digs deeper, Erin finds herself leading point in a series of events that would involve her law firm in one of the biggest class action lawsuits in American history against a multi-billion dollar corporation.

Category: Biography, Drama, Movies

Stars: Julia Roberts, David Brisbin, Dawn Didawick, Albert Finney

7.3 IMDB Rating 3,761 Views
Tombstone 1993

A successful lawman's plans to retire anonymously in Tombstone, Arizona are disrupted by the kind of outlaws he was famous for eliminating.

Category: Action, Biography, Drama, Filmer, Movies

Stars: Kurt Russell, Val Kilmer, Sam Elliott, Bill Paxton

7.8 IMDB Rating 811 Views