Ends with biographical notes movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant ends with biographical notes movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, intense, captivating, dramatic and interesting films and TV shows about / with ends with biographical notes, friendship, mentor, runaway, catastrophe, flashback, culture clash, storytelling, corruption and father son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Argentina and other countries.
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ends with biographical notes movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as ends with biographical notes: Hidden Figures (2016), Kill Your Darlings (2013), Dillinger and Capone (1995), 6 Below (2017), World Trade Center (2006), The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996), Chaplin (1992), Parkland (2013), McFarland, USA (2015), Lion (2016).

List of ends with biographical notes movies

 7.8
 167K
Hidden Figures (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA and serving as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history – the launch of astronaut John Glenn into ...
Style: factual, touching, inspirational, light, exciting ...
Plot: mathematics, discrimination, racism, nasa, job promotion, scientist, space program, prejudice, african american woman, ends with biographical notes, strong female character, friendship between women ...
Time: 1960s, year 1961
Place: virginia, langley virginia
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Kill Your Darlings (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A murder in 1944 draws together the great poets of the beat generation: Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.
Style: bleak, serious, captivating, intellectual, psychological ...
Plot: poet, friendship, obsession, youth, murder, writer's life, student life, mental illness, fascist, friends, confession, university ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1944, year 2005
Place: usa, campus, new york, manhattan new york city, harlem ...
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Dillinger and Capone (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1934, J. Edgar Hoover and the boys made headlines for mowing down John Dillinger in a hail of bullets outside Chicago's Biograph theater. But in fact, according to this Jon Purdy gangster thriller, the Feds iced Dillinger's brother. ...
Style: realistic, rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: master criminal, fighting crime, crimes, bank robbery, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, folk hero, deadly, kidnapping, missing person, rivalry, obsessive quest ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 20th century, 1930s, 1940s
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 5.7
 5K
6 Below (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Sport, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An adrenaline seeking snowboarder gets lost in a massive winter storm in the back country of the High Sierras where he is pushed to the limits of human endurance and forced to battle his own personal demons as he fights for survival....
Style: suspense, based on true events, rough, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: survival, drug addiction, wilderness, amputee, hockey player, snow, flashback, snowboard, ends with biographical notes, winter, lost, rocky mountains ...
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World Trade Center (2006)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: On September, 11th 2001, after the terrorist attack to the World Trade Center, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his sergeant John McLoughlin are found alive trapped under the ...
Style: emotional, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: terrorism, survival, september 11 2001, rescue, trapped, marine, war on terror, race against time, demolished city, heroic mission, daring rescue, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, year 2001, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, pentagon
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The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Larry Flynt is the hedonistically obnoxious, but indomitable, publisher of Hustler magazine. The film recounts his struggle to make an honest living publishing his girlie magazine and how it changes into a battle to protect the freedom of speech for ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, witty, factual, sexual ...
Plot: pornography, courtroom drama, millionaire, against the rules, aids, lawsuit, civil rights, fighting the system, rebellion, rise to the top, friendship, legal ...
Time: 20th century, 1950s
Place: kentucky, usa, ohio, cincinnati ohio
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 7.6
 49K
Chaplin (1992)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, Italy, Japan, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: With the use of flashback, an elderly Charlie Chaplin discusses his autobiography with his editor, who urges him to be more vulnerable and emotionally honest with his memoirs while journeying through his poverty-stricken childhood, closest ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, touching, factual ...
Plot: actor, rising to stardom, actor's life, exile, childhood, artists and showbiz, success, silent film, hollywood, ambition, lifestyle, politics ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, 1960s ...
Place: london, switzerland, england, california
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 6.4
 14K
Parkland (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: November 22nd, 1963 was a day that changed the world forever — when young American President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. This film follows, almost in real time, a handful of individuals forced to make split-second decisions ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, factual, suspense ...
Plot: hospital, assassination, kennedy assassination, fbi, state affairs, doctors and patients, society, americana, power relations, deadly, secret service, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1963, 1960s
Place: usa, texas, dallas texas, california
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 7.4
 31K
McFarland, USA (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A track coach in a small California town transforms a team of athletes into championship contenders.
Style: touching, exciting, uplifting, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: human spirit, small town, athlete and trainer, underdog, coach, contests and competitions, track and field, high school, social differences, teenage life, teachers and students, athlete's life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, new jersey, texas
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 8.1
 177K
Lion (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.
Style: touching, sentimental, motivational, compassionate, emotional ...
Plot: adoption, missing child, poverty, childhood, train, courage, survival, loneliness, destiny, little boy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother son reunion ...
Time: year 1986, 2010s
Place: india, australia, melbourne
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 6.9
 152K
Black Mass (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, corruption, crime, brutality, violence, fbi, murder, organized crime, illness, arms dealing, gangster, mafia ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1982, year 1985, year 1975 ...
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, santa monica california, new jersey
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 7.6
 41K
A Royal Affair (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young queen falls in love with her physician, and they start a revolution that changes their nation forever.
Style: stylized, realistic, captivating, factual, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: royal family, queen, love affair, love triangle, aristocracy, king, royal court, tragic love, coup d'etat, marriage, revolution, rebellion ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1770s, 1920s
Place: europe, denmark, copenhagen denmark, copenhagen, england ...
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 7.4
 111K
The Masterpiece (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An aspiring actor in Hollywood meets an enigmatic stranger by the name of Tommy Wiseau, the meeting leads the actor down a path nobody could have predicted; creating the worst movie ever made.
Style: based on true events, light, humorous, feel good, talky
Plot: ambition, hollywood, filmmaking, strange person, making of, aspiring actor, friendship between men, film within a film, bigger dreams, promise, jealousy, ends with biographical notes ...
Time: 1990s, year 2003, 2000s, year 1998
Place: california, san francisco
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The Current War (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse compete to create a sustainable system and market it to the American people.
Style: intellectual, realistic, clever, stylized, serious ...
Plot: science, inventor, discovery, invention, historical character, science and technology, professor, nerd, prodigy, competition, argument, genius ...
Time: 19th century
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A Twelve-Year Night (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Uruguay, Spain, Argentina, France, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Uruguay, 1973. Having been crushed by the military dictatorship, surviving members of the Tupamaro guerillas are imprisoned and tortured. They must find a way to endure the coming 12 years.
Plot: fireworks, released from prison, military dictatorship, urinating on someone, political prisoner, ant, ends with biographical notes, red cross, cigarette smoking, handcuffed, mirror, male nudity ...
Time: year 1973
Place: uruguay
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 4.1
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Olympia (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The story revolves around Olympia, an 18-year-old looking to become famous by entering the world of online pornography.
Style: sexual, realistic, stylized, serious
Plot: youth, social decay, strong sexual content, teenage life, blind ambition, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, sexual relations, adolescence vs adulthood, actor's life, lifestyle, innocence lost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
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King of Thieves (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A caper film about the unlikely gang of retirees that pulled off the daring Hatton Garden jewellery heist of 2015.
Style: based on true events, captivating, light, ironic
Plot: burglary, robbery, elderly, crime, gang, jewelry, diamonds, british, historical event, one last job, elderly man, ends with biographical notes ...
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The Catcher Was a Spy (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Major league baseball player, Moe Berg, lives a double life working for the Office of Strategic Services.
Plot: spy, espionage, gay, lgbt, closeted homosexual, being followed, ends with historical notes, suicide mission, piano, piano lesson, battlefield, men's bathroom ...
Time: year 1941
Place: italy, zurich switzerland
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 7.2
 39K
Conviction (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Betty Anne Waters' older brother Kenny is arrested for murder and sentenced to life in 1983, Betty Anne, a Massachusetts wife and mother of two, dedicates her life to overturning the murder conviction. Convinced that her brother is ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: convict, injustice, false accusation, lawyer, murder, fighting the system, prison, innocence, trial, courtroom, law school, money ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 80s, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
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 7.2
 1K
Citizen Cohn (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: As lawyer and power broker Roy Cohn lies dying of AIDS in a private hospital room, ghosts from his past visit him as he reflects on his life and loves.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: politics, hospital, aids, hotshot lawyer, political corruption, terminal illness, americana, injustice, rebellion, gender, society, dishonesty ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 1960s, year 1954 ...
Place: new york, usa
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 7.6
 104K
Animal House (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: At a 1962 College, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those troublemakers have other plans for him.
Style: humorous, witty, funny, not serious, light ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, sex, rebelliousness, looking for sex, chaos and mayhem, rivalry, youth, college freshman, party, revenge, probation, college campus ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 80s
Place: pennsylvania
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 5.3
 2K
Nina (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of the late jazz musician and classical pianist Nina Simone including her rise to fame and relationship with her manager Clifton Henderson.
Style: captivating, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: jazz, artists and showbiz, interracial relations, rising to stardom, musician's life, love affair, lifestyle, society, discrimination, ambition, love and romance, music ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa
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 6.8
 10K
Colette (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, France, Hungary, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: French novelist, Colette, overcomes an abusive marriage to emerge as a leading writer in her country and a candidate for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Style: inspirational, intellectual, based on true events, captivating, lyrical
Plot: female writer, female protagonist, ghost writer, husband wife relationship, nobel prize, novelist, exploitation, bisexuality, money, infidelity, 23 year old, fireplace ...
Time: 1890s, 1900s
Place: paris france, france
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Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs like "Killer Queen", "Bohemian ...
Style: inspirational, touching, rough, sexy, based on true events ...
Plot: singer, aids, rock band, music band, fame, musician, rise to the top, gay, lgbt, friendship between men, prodigy, desire for fame ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980, year 1970, year 1985 ...
Place: england, britain, edinburgh scotland, rio de janeiro, germany
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 7.1
 15K
Breathe (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Robin, a handsome, brilliant and adventurous man whose life takes a dramatic turn when polio leaves him paralyzed.
Style: realistic, based on true events, factual, compassionate, sad ...
Plot: disability, illness, husband wife relationship, paralysis, polio, supportive spouse, adaptation, human spirit, sunglasses, oxygen, englishman abroad, catholic priest ...
Time: year 1971, year 1958, year 1970, year 1973, year 1981 ...
Place: england, germany, spain, africa, kenya
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 6.6
 34K
Adrift (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Iceland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman and her fiancé find themselves caught in a hurricane after departing Tahiti by boat. She wakes up after being knocked out, only to discover him missing, and the elements threatening.
Style: thought provoking, sentimental, sincere, suspenseful
Plot: storm, survival, sailboat, marriage proposal, loss of loved one, underwater, surfing, survivor, hallucination, dancing, death, young couple ...
Time: year 1983
Place: tahiti, pacific ocean
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Tunnel of Bones (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on a real event, this is the spectacular escape of seven prisoners in 1991 from the Villa Devoto prison in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In the process of digging a tunnel to escape, they make a bizarre and frightening discovery just as they are ...
Style: suspense, based on true events
Plot: ends with biographical notes, mistrust, violence, prison, tunnel, escaped convict
Time: year 1991
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Professor Marston & the Wonder Women (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The unconventional life of Dr. William Marston, the Harvard psychologist and inventor who helped invent the modern lie detector test and created Wonder Woman in 1941.
Plot: polyamory, bdsm, lesbian, sexual perversion, censorship, guilt, money, boy, rage, telephone call, newsreel footage, drink ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1941, year 1945, year 1985 ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, harvard university
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 7.5
 141K
I, Tonya (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U. S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.
Plot: abusive mother, mother daughter relationship, domestic violence, figure skating, fondling, cafe, sport, rivalry, emotional abuse, taunting, overbearing mother, poverty ...
Time: 1990s, year 1994, year 1986, year 1992, year 2003 ...
Place: portland oregon, minneapolis minnesota
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Hell Up in Harlem (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tougher than Shaft and smoother than Superfly, this high-voltage sequel to Black Caesar explodes with enough action to incinerate New York City. Packed with machine-gun mayhem and riveting adventure, Hell Up in Harlem is nothing less than a ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, urban ghetto, gangsters, deadly, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, downfall, rivalry, chase, injustice, clergy, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
Place: harlem, usa, new york, harlem manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city ...
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