2017 Biography Movies (By Date)

Untitled Lizzie Borden Project

    • Biography

    A young woman goes on a notorious ax-murdering rampage in Massachusetts at the turn of the century.

    Professor and the Madman

      • Biography

      The true story of the creation of the Oxford English Dictionary — a tale that delves into madness, genius and two obsessive men who changed the course of literary history.

      Thomas Edison Biopic

        • Biography

        This currently untitled biopic will depict the inventor as "a rugged eccentric genius."

        New Coke Movie

          • Biography

          Paul Wernick & Rhett Reese, the scribes behind Zombieland and the X-Men spinoff Deadpool, next will craft a movie about the disastrous launch of New Coke, perhaps the worst product introduction since the Edsel.

          The Real McCoy

            • Drama

            The story centers on bootlegger Bill McCoy, whose life inspired the phrase "the real McCoy," meaning the liquor hadn't been cut.

            Papillon

              • 133 min
              • Biography

              A prisoner detained on a remote island plots his escape. A remake of the 1973 film 'Papillon'.

              Lords of Chaos

              Lords of Chaos

                • Biography

                A teenager's quest to launch Norwegian Black Metal in Oslo in the 1980s results in a very violent outcome.

                Steven

                  • 92 min
                  • Biography

                  A portrait of Steven Patrick Morrissey and his early life in 1970's Manchester before he went on to become lead singer of seminal 80's band The Smiths.

                  Woman Walks Ahead

                    • 101 min
                    • Biography

                    Caroline Weldon moves to Dakota in the 19th century and tries to help the Sioux chieftain Sitting Bull keep the land for his people.

                    Callas

                      • Biography

                      A biopic about the operatic star, Maria Callas.