Biography, Thriller, History (Sorted by Popularity Descending)
Biography, Drama, History | Pre-production
Paranoia. Scapegoats. Blame. A dramatic first time retelling of the true events of 1612, in which an entire family were falsely accused of witchcraft by a nine year old girl of their own, and the trial that documented it.
Biography, Drama, History | Announced
By day she was the most beautiful woman in film and by night she was an inventor who would mastermind a technological breakthrough that would change the world forever.
5. The Women of El Mozote (2010)
38 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
Five Salvadoran women recall the night soldiers killed 1700 people in their village. Today these women are tour guides to their own massacre, taking tourists from one killing zone to another.
9. Oppenheimer (2011)
7 min | Short, Biography, Drama
The father of the Atomic bomb retreats to his bedroom the night following the bombing of Hiroshima. Confounded by the day events, Robert J. Oppenheimer is left to contemplate the cause and consequence of his creation.
10. The Fatherless (2009)
15 min | Short, Biography, Drama
A group of Zionist fighters capture a British Officer, holding him captive during the early morning hours of the execution of one of their own. A reluctant new recruit is taught the ways of war.
Biography, Drama, History | Pre-production
Joze's life seems destined to follow the ill-fated path of Josephine Bonaparte, but Joze is determined to break free by avoiding Josephine's pitfalls in finding meaningful love through trial and error as well as defining her own success.
12. Futures Past (I) (2012)
120 min | Action, Biography, History
A move of past evidence to a new location seems to pass without hitch - but has it? Items are missing and who are the sinister men in black, housed in the white building with no windows. ... See full summary »
13. Chavez Code
110 min | Action, Biography, History | Announced
A coup d'Etat against a controversial Latin America president, the fingerprints of the CIA all over it. One woman's investigation discovers the truth and helps stop a deadly plan that would change the course of the region forever.
15. Bighorn (2010)
17 min | Short, Biography, Fantasy
BIGHORN is based on a true fact: that General Custer's bandmaster, Felix Vinatieri - an Italian immigrant and the great-great-grandfather of Super Bowl-winning kicker Adam Vinatieri - was ... See full summary »
16. The Anatomist (2018)
13 min | Short, Biography, Drama
At a time when Anatomy was frowned upon and feared, a well-respected anatomist must go to extreme lengths to find knowledge to save his dying wife.
19. Patriot of the Web (2017)
50 min | Biography, Drama, History
Aaron Swartz, an internet activist and co-founder of Reddit struggles with continuing his activist role as he becomes a target of the United States Department of Justice after downloading files in an MIT basement closet.
22. The Black Christ (2015 TV Movie)
72 min | Documentary, Biography, History
A documentary that explores the seminal contribution of an iconic work of art in the South African struggle for liberation and democracy.
24. Burning Calcutta (2009)
85 min | Action, Biography, Drama
Film based on real story of Kolkata. A devastating smoke emitted from a fire at the basement of a high profile centrally air conditioned private hospital had taken lives of 89 patients and 4 sincere hospital staff on December 2011.
25. BADAMASI (Portrait of a General) (2019)
135 min | Biography, History, Thriller | Post-production
A flawed Army General attempts to guide an impossible African country through a viciously strained era in this first of its kind, authorised biopic, based on real events.
Not Rated | 73 min | Documentary, Biography, History
A documentary film investigating the 1928 murder of a Pennsylvania farmer and the allegations of witchcraft that shocked the nation.
28. I Was Saddam's Son (2013)
95 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
An in depth and very open conversation with Latif Yahia about his life in Iraq, his time with Uday Saddam Hussein until the present day. His constant struggle with the CIA, for citizenship and a country to call home.
Star: Latif Yahia
29. The Mystery of Dante (2014)
90 min | Biography, History, Mystery
A journey in the footsteps of the most famous initiate of Italian Trecento, the author of the celebrated "Divine Comedy". A poet who has inspired some of the most outstanding minds in History.
31. I.M. Caravaggio (2010)
92 min | Biography, Drama, History
In a daring tale of identity crisis, witness the rise and fall of a modern day Master, Ian Milano, who works and lives as 17th Century Italian Painter Caravaggio in order to forge his artistic genius and unlock his sociopathic nature.
32. Charlotte Corday (2008 TV Movie)
93 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
Set In July 1793 During The Outbreak Of The Revolution In France In This 2008 Crime Thriller A Young Girl From Caen Named Charlotte Corday Who Assasinated A Jacobin Newspaper Editor ... See full summary »
33. Project Kahuta (2020)
82 min | Biography, History, Thriller | Pre-production
A captivating and true case study of espionage webbed around one of the finest operations pulled by India's Research and Analysis wing against Pakistan's top secret nuclear plant at Kahuta.
35. Pedro Calungsod: Batang martir (2013)
107 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
Pedro Calungsod, a young Filipino man, leaves his Visayan native roots to join the Spanish Jesuit priest Fr. Diego de San Vitores in his mission to the Marianas Islands (Guam) in 1668. The ... See full summary »
36. Monarch (2000)
109 min | Biography, Drama, History
Shortly before his death in 1547, the injured King Henry VIII is forced to take refuge a manor house closed for the season. While there, he must confront both his mortality and the ghosts of his past.
38. Levski (2015)
130 min | Action, Biography, Drama
The movie is about the great historical figure Vasil Levski. It follows five different plot lines: his attitude towards himself; his attitude towards the religion; the relationship with his... See full summary »
39. Monsters Among Us (2015– )
371 min | Documentary, Biography, History
Monsters. Ghosts. Zombies. From horror movies to Halloween, we see the creatures that go bump in the night everywhere, but where did they come from? The primal fears of our ancestors fueled... See full summary »
40. 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 »
42. Toofan Singh (2017)
142 min | Action, Biography, History
The journey of a Punjabi Sikh boy who grew up during the chaotic, violent 1980s revolving around his chase for survival, equality and justice in order to protect and shield society and fight against brutality, crime and corruption.
43. Yüzyillik Mühür (2016– )
96 min | Biography, Drama, History
When World War I broke out in 1914, The ottoman Caliphate decided to take part in it to defend the islamic countries against the invading troops. This movie is telling about the bravery of ... See full summary »
45. Bergoglio, the Pope Francis (2015)
Not Rated | 104 min | Biography, Drama, History
A look at the life of Jorge Mario Bergoglio, form his early childhood days in Argentina to his becoming Pope Francis.
47. The Blood Lady (2018)
52 min | Biography, Drama, History
The real-life story of a hereditary noblewoman Dariya Saltykova, who due to her cruelty went down in history as a bloody lady and can be considered the first Russian serial killer. In 1764,... See full summary »
48. The Bankers of God: The Calvi Affair (2002)
Not Rated | 125 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
This movie attempts to reconstruct the bankruptcy of the Banco Ambrosiano bank and its liaisons with the Vatican and the Masonry through the story of its president Roberto Calvi, ... See full summary »
49. Mao Zedong 1949 (2019)
140 min | Biography, Drama, History
The film is set in 1949, as the members of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China prepare to establish a new Chinese state, the People's Republic of China.
Unrated | 85 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime
A rare behind-the-curtain look at the Earth Liberation Front, the radical environmental group that the FBI calls America's 'number one domestic terrorist threat.'
Votes: 2,992 | Gross: $0.06M