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New American Sniper  - American hero story

American Sniper - American hero story

133 min

Last updated: 01/11/2017.

Country: USA

Genres: Action, Biography, Drama

Release date: 16 Jan 2015

Director: Clint Eastwood

Stars: Bradley Cooper, Kyle Gallner, Cole Konis, Ben Reed ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.3

Growing up in Texas, Chris Kyle is taught by his father how to shoot a rifle and hunt deer. Years later, Chris has become a ranch hand and rodeo cowboy, and returns home early, to find his girlfriend in bed with another man. After telling her to leave, he is...
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Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You

Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You

91 min

Last updated: 01/03/2017.

Country: USA

Genres: Documentary, Biography, History

Release date: 01 May 2016

Director: Heidi Ewing, Rachel Grady

Stars: John Amos, Bea Arthur, Adrienne Barbeau, Valerie Bertinelli ...

IMDB Ratings: 7

How did a poor Jewish kid from Connecticut bring us Archie Bunker and become one of the most successful television producers ever? Norman Lear brought provocative subjects like war, poverty, and prejudice into 120 million homes every week. He proved that social change was possible through an unlikely prism: laughter....
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The Pursuit of Happyness - Will Smith

The Pursuit of Happyness - Will Smith

117 min

Last updated: 12/29/2016.

Country: USA

Genres: Biography, Drama

Release date: 15 Dec 2006

Director: Gabriele Muccino

Stars: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe ...

IMDB Ratings: 8

This movie is about the life of Chris Gardner. The one who never gives up for finding a better life for him and his own son. There was time when everything seemed to turned away from him, but the patient man keep working hard to get everything back and event...
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The Birth of a Nation

The Birth of a Nation

120 min

Last updated: 12/27/2016.

Country: USA

Genres: Biography, Drama, History

Release date: 07 Oct 2016

Director: Nate Parker

Stars: Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Penelope Ann Miller, Jackie Earle Haley ...

IMDB Ratings: 5.8

Set against the antebellum South, The Birth of a Nation follows Nat Turner (Nate Parker), a literate slave and preacher, whose financially strained owner, Samuel Turner (Armie Hammer), accepts an offer to use Nat's preaching to subdue unruly slaves. As he witnesses countless atrocities - against himself and his fellow...
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Ip Man 2: Legend of the Grandmaster

Ip Man 2: Legend of the Grandmaster

108 min

Last updated: 12/26/2016.

Country: Hong Kong, China

Genres: Action, Biography, Drama

Release date: 29 Apr 2010

Director: Wilson Yip

Stars: Donnie Yen, Xiaoming Huang, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, Lynn Hung ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.6

Wing Chun master Ip Man and his family move to Hong Kong in the mid-1940s after their escape from Japanese-occupied Foshan. There, Ip desires to open a school to propagate his art, as well as make a living during the difficult times, but he has difficulty attracting students due to...
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HD Ip Man 3

Ip Man 3

105 min

Last updated: 12/26/2016.

Country: Hong Kong

Genres: Action, Biography, Drama

Release date: 24 Dec 2015

Director: Wilson Yip

Stars: Donnie Yen, Lynn Hung, Jin Zhang, Mike Tyson ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.6

Watch Ip man 3 with English subtitled - free without sign up or register or download. Click on CC in the bottom right corner to enable subtitle. This is great movie with lots of kungfu fighting scences. Especialy the match of Donnie Yen vs Mike Tyson. In 1959, Ip Man (Donnie Yen) is...
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Sully 2016

Sully 2016

96 min

Last updated: 12/06/2016.

Country: USA

Genres: Biography, Drama

Release date: 09 Sep 2016

Director: Clint Eastwood

Stars: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Valerie Mahaffey, Delphi Harrington ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.9

Sully's quality has been updated to HD On January 15, 2009, US Airways pilots Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger and First Officer Jeffrey Skiles board US Airways Flight 1549 from LaGuardia Airport to Charlotte Douglas International Airport. Barely three minutes into the flight, at an approximate altitude of 2,800 feet (approx. 850...
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Loving

Loving

123 min

Last updated: 12/06/2016.

Country: UK, USA

Genres: Biography, Drama

Release date: 04 Nov 2016

Director: Jeff Nichols

Stars: Ruth Negga, Joel Edgerton, Will Dalton, Dean Mumford ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.2

Richard Loving, a white construction worker in Caroline County, Virginia, falls in love with a local black woman and family friend, Mildred Jeter. Upon Mildred discovering that she is pregnant, they decide to marry, but knowing that interracial marriage violates Virginia's anti-miscegenation laws, they drive to Washington, D.C. to get...
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Hands of Stone

Hands of Stone

111 min

Last updated: 12/06/2016.

Country: Panama, USA

Genres: Action, Biography, Drama

Release date: 26 Aug 2016

Director: Jonathan Jakubowicz

Stars: Edgar Ramírez, Robert De Niro, Usher Raymond, Rubén Blades ...

IMDB Ratings: 6.7

The film follows the life of Roberto Durán, who made his professional boxing debut in 1968 as a 16-year-old and retired in 2001 at age 49. In June 1980, he defeated Sugar Ray Leonard to capture the WBC welterweight title but shocked the boxing world by returning to his corner...
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Snowden

Snowden

134 min

Last updated: 11/29/2016.

Country: France, Germany, USA

Genres: Biography, Drama, Thriller

Release date: 16 Sep 2016

Director: Oliver Stone

Stars: Melissa Leo, Zachary Quinto, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jaymes Butler ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.4

In 2013, Snowden arranges a clandestine meet in Hong Kong with documentarian Poitras and journalist Greenwald. They discuss releasing the classified information in the former’s possession regarding illegal mass surveillance conducted by the NSA. In 2004, Snowden is undergoing basic training, having enlisted in the US Army with intentions of matriculating...
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Pelé: Birth of a Legend

Pelé: Birth of a Legend

107 min

Last updated: 11/19/2016.

Country: USA

Genres: Biography, Drama, Sport

Release date: 13 May 2016

Director: Jeff Zimbalist, Michael Zimbalist

Stars: Kevin de Paula, Leonardo Lima Carvalho, Seu Jorge, Mariana Nunes ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.3

Pele's meteoric rise from the slums of Sao Paulo to leading Brazil to its first World Cup victory at the age of 17 is chronicled in this biographical drama....
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The Infiltrator

The Infiltrator

127 min

Last updated: 11/16/2016.

Country: UK

Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

Release date: 13 Jul 2016

Director: Brad Furman

Stars: Bryan Cranston, Leanne Best, Daniel Mays, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.1

During the 1980s, U.S. Customs Service special agent Robert Mazur uses his undercover alias "Bob Musella" to become a pivotal player for drug lords cleaning their dirty cash. Later, he infiltrates the world's largest cartel and helps discover the money-laundering organization of drug lord Pablo Escobar, and take down the...
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The Man Who Knew Infinity

The Man Who Knew Infinity

108 min

Last updated: 11/16/2016.

Country: UK

Genres: Biography, Drama

Release date: 29 Apr 2016

Director: Matt Brown

Stars: Jeremy Irons, Dev Patel, Malcolm Sinclair, Raghuvir Joshi ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.2

At the turn of the twentieth century, Srinivasa Ramanujan is a struggling and indigent citizen in the city of Madras in India working at menial jobs at the edge of poverty. While performing his menial labor, his employers notice that he seems to have exception skills at mathematics and they...
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La Bamba

La Bamba

108 min

Last updated: 10/28/2016.

Country: USA

Genres: Biography, Drama, Music

Release date: 24 Jul 1987

Director: Luis Valdez

Stars: Lou Diamond Phillips, Esai Morales, Rosanna DeSoto, Elizabeth Peña ...

IMDB Ratings: 6.8

Richard Steven Valenzuela (Phillips) is a normal teenage boy who becomes a rock 'n' roll superstar under the stage name Ritchie Valens. He meets and falls in love with fellow high school student Donna Ludwig (von Zerneck), for whom he wrote a song that became a number two hit ("Donna")....
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Black Mass

Black Mass

123 min

Last updated: 10/19/2016.

Country: USA, UK

Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

Release date: 18 Sep 2015

Director: Scott Cooper

Stars: Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch, Dakota Johnson ...

IMDB Ratings: 7

In 1975, James "Whitey" Bulger, leader of the Irish-American Winter Hill Gang, controls most organized crime within South Boston, along with his right-hand man Stephen Flemmi, newcomer Kevin Weeks, and callous hitman Johnny Martorano. Bulger lives with common-law wife Lindsey Cyr and their young son Douglas. Bulger's supremacy is challenged by...
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A Beautiful Mind

A Beautiful Mind

135 min

Last updated: 10/19/2016.

Country: USA

Genres: Biography, Drama

Release date: 04 Jan 2002

Director: Ron Howard

Stars: Russell Crowe, Ed Harris, Jennifer Connelly, Christopher Plummer ...

IMDB Ratings: 8.2

In 1947, John Nash (Crowe) arrives at Princeton University. He is co-recipient, with Martin Hansen (Lucas), of the prestigious Carnegie Scholarship for mathematics. At a reception, he meets a group of other promising math and science graduate students, Richard Sol (Goldberg), Ainsley (Jason Gray-Stanford), and Bender (Rapp). He also meets...
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The Bronx Bull

The Bronx Bull

94 min

Last updated: 10/15/2016.

Country: N/A

Genres: Biography, Drama, Sport

Release date: 04 Jun 2016

Director: Martin Guigui

Stars: William Forsythe, Joe Mantegna, Tom Sizemore, Paul Sorvino ...

IMDB Ratings: 5

   A combination "before the rage" and "after the rage" of world middleweight boxing champion Jake LaMotta's tumultuous life and times.    ...
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Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (WTF)

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (WTF)

112 min

Last updated: 10/12/2016.

Country: USA

Genres: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Release date: 04 Mar 2016

Director: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa

Stars: Tina Fey, Margot Robbie, Martin Freeman, Alfred Molina ...

IMDB Ratings: 6.6

Dissatisfied with the state of her career covering low-profile stories, television journalist Kim Baker (Tina Fey) agrees to take a short assignment as a war correspondent in Afghanistan during Operation Enduring Freedom, to the disappointment of her boyfriend Chris (Josh Charles), who also spends a lot of time traveling. Assigned...
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Team Foxcatcher

Team Foxcatcher

90 min

Last updated: 10/11/2016.

Country: N/A

Genres: Documentary, Biography, Crime

Release date: 18 Apr 2016

Director: Jon Greenhalgh

Stars: Nancy Schultz ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.3

Filmmaker Jon Greenhalgh examines the life of Dave Schultz, a professional wrestler who was part of Team Foxcatcher, funded by philanthropist John E du Pont....
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Eddie the Eagle 2016

Eddie the Eagle 2016

106 min

Last updated: 10/07/2016.

Country: UK, USA, Germany

Genres: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Release date: 26 Feb 2016

Director: Dexter Fletcher

Stars: Tom Costello, Jo Hartley, Keith Allen, Dickon Tolson ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.6

In 1973, ten-year-old Eddie Edwards (Taron Egerton) dreams of Olympic glory, practicing various Olympic events and failing miserably. His mother unconditionally supports him, while his father constantly discourages him. As a young teen, he gives up his dream of participating in the Summer Games in favour of skiing in the...
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