Biography Movies
Eps13For Life

For Life

For Life
TMDb: 9
43 min

A prisoner becomes a lawyer, litigating cases for other inmates while fighting to overturn his own life sentence for a crime he didn’t commit.

Status: Returning Series
Eps9Mrs. America

Mrs. America

Mrs. America
TMDb: 8.8
50 min

The true story of the movement to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, and the unexpected backlash led by a conservative woman named Phyllis Schlafly, aka “the sweetheart of the silent…

Status: Returning Series
HDHal (2019)

Hal (2019)

Hal (2019)
HD
IMDb: 7.0
90

Hal Ashby’s obsessive genius led to an unprecedented string of Oscar®-winning classics, including Harold and Maude, Shampoo and Being There. But as contemporaries Coppola, Scorsese and Spielberg rose to blockbuster…

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HDJ.T. LeRoy (2019)

J.T. LeRoy (2019)

J.T. LeRoy (2019)
HD
IMDb: 5.4
105

A young woman named Savannah Knoop spends six years pretending to be a transgender writer named JT Leroy, the made-up literary persona of her sister-in-law.

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Genre: Biography, Drama
HDSavage X Fenty Show (2019)

Savage X Fenty Show (2019)

Savage X Fenty Show (2019)
HD
IMDb: 7.5
51

The Savage X Fenty Show gives a look into Rihanna’s creative process for her latest lingerie collection. Modeled by incredible, diverse talent; celebrating all genders and sizes; and featuring performances…

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Genre: Biography, Music
HDVarda by Agnès (2019)

Varda by Agnès (2019)

Varda by Agnès (2019)
HD
IMDb: 7.9
115

An unpredictable documentary from a fascinating storyteller, Agnès Varda’s last film sheds light on her experience as a director, bringing a personal insight to what she calls “cine-writing,” traveling from…

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HDAbraham Lincoln (1930)

Abraham Lincoln (1930)

Abraham Lincoln (1930)
HD
IMDb: 5.7
96

A detailed biographical sketch of the Abraham Lincoln, we see his birth in a log cabin, the tragic death of his first love, Ann Rutledge, his debates with Douglas, his…

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HDThe Powers Girl (1943)

The Powers Girl (1943)

The Powers Girl (1943)
HD
IMDb: 7.2
93

Two small-town sisters who’ve come to New York City for very different reasons find themselves competing for the affections of a brash magazine photographer. Comedy.

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Eps2Young Catherine

Young Catherine

Young Catherine
TMDb: 6.4
93 min

A German princess is chosen to marry the heir to the Russian Throne, but faces plots and intrigues against her.

Status: Ended
Eps366American Experience

American Experience

American Experience
TMDb: 8.6
55 min

TV’s most-watched history series brings to life the compelling stories from our past that inform our understanding of the world today.

Status: Returning Series
Eps52Biography

Biography

Biography
TMDb: 6.2
60 min

Biography is a documentary television series. It was originally a half-hour filmed series produced for CBS by David Wolper from 1961 to 1964 and hosted by Mike Wallace. The A&E…

Status: Returning Series
Eps256American Masters

American Masters

American Masters
TMDb: 7.7
90 min

American Masters is a PBS television show which produces biographies on artists, actors and writers of the United States who have left a profound impact on the nation’s popular culture….

Status: Returning Series
Eps256American Masters

American Masters

American Masters
TMDb: 7.7
90 min

American Masters is a PBS television show which produces biographies on artists, actors and writers of the United States who have left a profound impact on the nation’s popular culture….

Status: Returning Series
Eps7Kennedy

Kennedy

Kennedy
TMDb: 7
90 min

Kennedy is a five-hour miniseries written by Reg Gadney and directed by Jim Goddard. The miniseries was produced by Central Independent Television and originally aired in the United States starting…

Status: Ended
Eps297Oshin

Oshin

Oshin
TMDb: 7.1
15 min

Oshin is a Japanese serialized morning television drama, which aired on broadcaster NHK from April 4, 1983 to March 31, 1984. The series follows the life of Shin Tanokura during…

Status: Ended
Eps8Marco Polo

Marco Polo

Marco Polo
TMDb: 6.4
50 min

Marco Polo is an American-Italian television miniseries originally broadcast by NBC in the United States, by Antenne 2 in France and by RAI in Italy in 1982. It starred Kenneth…

Status: Ended
Eps2A Rumor of War

A Rumor of War

A Rumor of War
IMDb: N/A
120 min

Miniseries based on the 1977 autobiography by Philip Caputo about his service in the United States Marine Corps in the early years of American involvement in the Vietnam War.

Status: Ended
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Eps38Borgia

Borgia

Borgia
TMDb: 7.4
52 min

Borgia is a French-German-Czech historical drama television series created by Tom Fontana. The show recounts the Borgia family’s rise to power and subsequent domination of the Papal States during the…

Status: Ended
Eps38Borgia

Borgia

Borgia
TMDb: 7.4
52 min

Borgia is a French-German-Czech historical drama television series created by Tom Fontana. The show recounts the Borgia family’s rise to power and subsequent domination of the Papal States during the…

Status: Ended
Eps2Attila

Attila

Attila
TMDb: 6.5
N/A

Attila was an American TV miniseries set during the waning days of the Western Roman Empire, in particular during the invasions of the Huns in Europe.

Status: Ended
Eps4When They See Us

When They See Us

When They See Us
TMDb: 8.5
75 min

Five teens from Harlem become trapped in a nightmare when they’re falsely accused of a brutal attack in Central Park.

Status: Ended
HDEdith and Marcel (1983)

Edith and Marcel (1983)

Edith and Marcel (1983)
HD
IMDb: 5.9
N/A

This tragic musical drama chronicles the star-crossed love between beloved French singer Edith Piaf and World Middleweight boxing champion Marcel Cerdan who died in a plane crash. The tumultuous affair…

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HDPharos of Chaos (1983)

Pharos of Chaos (1983)

Pharos of Chaos (1983)
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IMDb: 7.2
119

A revealing documentary portrait of the actor Sterling Hayden.

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HDLiving Proof: The Hank Williams, Jr. Story (1983)

Living Proof: The Hank Williams, Jr. Story (1983)

Living Proof: The Hank Williams, Jr. Story (1983)
HD
IMDb: 6.2
89

TV movie based on the singer’s life, under his mother’s thumb, competing with the ghost of one of the most famous singers in C&W music history, and aspiring to rise…

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HDSpring Symphony (1983)

Spring Symphony (1983)

Spring Symphony (1983)
HD
IMDb: 6.2
103

“Spring Symphony” is the story of Robert Schumann and Clara Wieck. Both were music entities. Robert Schumann turns out to have been a second tier composer, if that, never rising…

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Genre: Biography, Music
Eps10The Great

The Great

The Great
TMDb: 9.9
60 min

A genre-bending, anti-historical ride through 18th century Russia following the rise of Catherine the Nothing to Catherine the Great and her explosive relationship with husband Peter, the emperor of Russia.

Status: Ended
HDJara Cimrman Lying, Sleeping (1983)

Jara Cimrman Lying, Sleeping (1983)

Jara Cimrman Lying, Sleeping (1983)
HD
IMDb: 8.0
81

Czechoslovak comedy film directed by Ladislav Smoljak, about the fictional national hero Jára Cimrman (universal genius, inventor, sportsman, criminalist, poet, writer and philosopher).

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Genre: Biography, Comedy
HDRembetiko (1983)

Rembetiko (1983)

Rembetiko (1983)
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IMDb: 8.2
110

The story of a group of Rembetes, singers and musicians of the Greek equivalent to the blues, in the early decades of the 20th century, seen through the eyes of…

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HDEntre Nous (1983)

Entre Nous (1983)

Entre Nous (1983)
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IMDb: 7.2
110

In 1942 in occupied France, a Jewish refugee marries a soldier to escape deportation to Germany. Meanwhile a wealthy art student loses her first husband to a stray Resistance bullet;…

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Genre: Biography, Drama, War
HDThe Story of Piera (1983)

The Story of Piera (1983)

The Story of Piera (1983)
HD
IMDb: 6.4
105

This sometimes confusing erotic drama about the incestuous relationship of a mother and daughter is based on the autobiography of Italian theater actress Piera Degli Esposti though it focuses more…

Genre: Biography, Drama
HDHeart Like a Wheel (1983)

Heart Like a Wheel (1983)

Heart Like a Wheel (1983)
HD
IMDb: 6.8
113

Shirley Muldowney is determined to be a top-fuel drag racer, although no woman has ever raced them before. Despite the high risks of this kind of racing and the burden…

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HDPhar Lap (1983)

Phar Lap (1983)

Phar Lap (1983)
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IMDb: 7.3
107

Phar Lap, the big bold chestnut reigned as the king of the turf in the depression that gripped Australia of the 1930s. From his humble beginnings the New Zealand bred…

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HDCross Creek (1983)

Cross Creek (1983)

Cross Creek (1983)
HD
IMDb: 7.0
127

In 1930’s Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings moves to Florida’s backwaters to write in peace. She feels bothered by affectionate men, editor and confused neighbors, but soon she connects and writes The…

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HDStar 80 (1983)

Star 80 (1983)

Star 80 (1983)
HD
IMDb: 6.7
103

Paul Snider is a narcissistic, small time hustler who fancies himself a ladies man. His life changes when he meets Dorothy Stratten working behind the counter of a Dairy Queen….

Genre: Biography, Drama
HDWavelength (1983)

Wavelength (1983)

Wavelength (1983)
HD
IMDb: 5.8
87

Two young lovers learn that a small group of child-like space aliens are marooned on Earth and are being held prisoner at a top secret military facility. The couple then…

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HDDanton (1983)

Danton (1983)

Danton (1983)
HD
IMDb: 7.5
136

Danton and Robespierre were close friends and fought together in the French Revolution, but by 1793 Robespierre was France’s ruler, determined to wipe out opposition with a series of mass…

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HDSilkwood (1983)

Silkwood (1983)

Silkwood (1983)
HD
IMDb: 7.2
131

The story of Karen Silkwood, a metallurgy worker at a plutonium processing plant who was purposefully contaminated, psychologically tortured and possibly murdered to prevent her from exposing blatant worker safety…

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HDBarefoot Gen (1983)

Barefoot Gen (1983)

Barefoot Gen (1983)
HD
IMDb: 8.0
83

A powerful statement against war, Barefoot Gen is a story about the effect of the atomic bomb on a boy’s life and the lives of the Japanese people. Based on…

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HDThe Right Stuff (1983)

The Right Stuff (1983)

The Right Stuff (1983)
HD
IMDb: 7.8
193

A chronicle of the original Mercury astronauts in the formation of America’s space program: Alan Shepherd, the first American in space; Gus Grissom, the benighted astronaut for whom nothing works…

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HDI’m Almost Not Crazy: John Cassavetes – The Man and His Work (1984)

I’m Almost Not Crazy: John Cassavetes – The Man and His Work (1984)

I’m Almost Not Crazy: John Cassavetes – The Man and His Work (1984)
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IMDb: 7.6
60

Filmmaker Michael Ventura follows Cassavetes around as the actor/director labors on his final film, Love Streams.

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