Most Popular Biopic Movies and TV Shows
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2. Harriet (I) (2019)
PG-13 | 125 min | Action, Biography, Drama
The extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes, whose courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history.
3. Vita & Virginia (2018)
Unrated | 110 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
It's the fascinating true story about the love affair between socialite and popular author Vita Sackville-West and literary icon Virginia Woolf.
Votes: 1,157 | Gross: $0.04M
5. Pad Man (2018)
PG-13 | 140 min | Comedy, Drama
Upon realizing the extent to which women are affected by their menses, a man sets out to create a sanitary pad machine and to provide inexpensive sanitary pads to the women of rural India.
Votes: 17,434 | Gross: $1.66M
6. Saand Ki Aankh (2019)
146 min | Biography, Drama
Both over the age of 60, Chandro Tomar and Prakashi Tomar inspire other women in India when they demonstrate their expert sharpshooting skills.
7. Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi (2019)
Not Rated | 148 min | Action, Biography, Drama
Story of Rani Lakshmibai, one of the leading figures of the Indian Rebellion of 1857 and her resistance to the British Rule.
9. Soorma (2018)
PG-13 | 131 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
Soorma is the story of the triumph of the human spirit, about a player, who made headlines for his miraculous comeback after facing a near death experience through sheer determination, hard work and unrelenting passion for the sport.
Votes: 3,923 | Gross: $0.39M
14. Daddy (III) (2017)
Not Rated | 134 min | Action, Biography, Crime
From the rough streets and back alleys of Central Mumbai comes the sensational true story of Arun Gawli, a man who scripted his own destiny, eventually going on to become one of India's most feared gangsters. Today he remains an enigmatic figure; at once a volatile, power-hungry criminal for some and the respected "Daddy" or a modern day Robin Hood for the working-class neighborhood he belongs to... See full summary »
Not Rated | 100 min | Drama, Thriller
Famed rock and roll guitarist Johnny Thunders arrives in New Orleans to get his life together after a toll of hardships, but instead falls into a dark journey and trail of events that are ... See full summary »
17. Shakuntala Devi: Human Computer (2020)
Biography | Filming
Based on the life of Shakuntala Devi who is a well-known mathematical genius and calculating progidy from India. She has been nicknamed 'Human Computer' because of her extraordinary talent ... See full summary »
18. Running Scared (2019)
Not Rated | Short, Drama
'Running Scared' is a short film that tells the story a life-altering "moment in time" on the football field for one young boy that changed his life.
23. King Geunchogo (2010–2011)
Biography, Drama, History
The story of King Geunchogo, warrior king of Baekje. Under his reign, the kingdom experienced its glory days, with military conquests that saw him controlling most of the Korean peninsula ... See full summary »
24. Getúlio (2014)
101 min | Biography, Drama, History
The movie depicts the political crisis that led to the suicide of president Getúlio Vargas, in the 19 days that preceded August 24, 1954. The crisis began with the attempted assassination ... See full summary »
25. Triptych (II) (2018)
9 min | Animation, Short, Drama
TRIPTYCH reflects on the nature of time and memory based on the lived experience of the director's mother and grandfather escaping the build up to the 1952 Slansky Trials: the first explicitly anti-Semitic show trial in Eastern Europe.
27. Cardelinas (2020)
21 min | Short, Drama | Post-production
August 1936. After being separated from her family by the Falangists, Concha Monrás spends her last days in a prison cell. With her young cellmate Adela, she reconstructs her relationship ... See full summary »
29. L'amatore (2016)
90 min | Documentary
The film l'Amatore (the Amateur) is a journey within the intimate folds of a well-known architect, Piero Portaluppi, who worked during the twenty years of Fascism, through the discovery of ... See full summary »
Politics Live (2018– )
44 min | News, Talk-Show
The Information Commissioner's select committee appearance discussing disinformation and fake news, the American mid-term elections, knife crime and the life of war correspondent Marie Colvin are discussed.
Impossible Celebrities (2018– )
48 min | Game-Show
Thomas Sanders (2013– )
Historic Heroes: On a Holiday
Dahlia tells the story of legend of music Billie Holiday and presents some facts about her life and the struggles of being black and a woman back in the middle of last century.
Secrets of the Dead (2000– )
Documentary, History, Mystery
Art historian Antonio Forcellino investigates whether Michelangelo was part of the Spirituali, an influential theological group within the Catholic church that tried to bring reforms to the Vatican and avoid the war with the Protestants.
BBC2 Play of the Week (1977– )
Renoir, My Father
Crime, Drama, Mystery
A play about the life and work of the artist Auguste Renoir, based on the book by his film director son, Jean Renoir.
Screen Two (1985–2002)
The Grass Arena
90 min | Drama
The Grass Arena is a biopic based on the autobiography of John Healy. Raised in an ultra religious family, with an abusive father, young Johnny soon learns that he has to learn to defend ... See full summary »