2018 Biography Movies

I, Tonya

    • Biography

    The story of Tonya Harding's rise to Olympic notoriety.

    Radegund

      • Biography

      The Austrian Franz Jägerstätter, a conscientious objector, refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II and is executed by them in 1943.

      Andre the Giant: Closer to Heaven

        • Biography

        The project is based on the authorized graphic novel biography published last year, “Andre the Giant: Closer to Heaven.”

        Bubbles

          • Animation

          The Black List-topping Isaac Adamson script Bubbles, about Michael Jackson’s famed Chimpanzee companion, has been acquired to be turned into a stop-motion animated feature in the spirit of Anomalisa.

          Crossface

            • Drama

            Based on the book, "Ring of Hell: The Story of Chris Benoit & the Fall of the Pro Wrestling Industry" by Matthew Randazzo V, “Crossface” will tell the story of WWE superstar Chris Benoit as he struggles to maintain his family life, while the pressures of wrestling cause him to spiral out of control. Benoit was a well respected, world champion wrestler, who, over the course of a weekend in June 2007, murdered his wife and son before taking his own life. It was later discovered that Benoit was posthumously diagnosed with CTE, severe brain degeneration, believed to be associated with his career as a wrestler.

            Dogg Pound 4 Life

              • Biography

              A sequel to Straight Outta Compton is believed to be focused on Snoop Dogg and Tupac, but Universal currently denies that is happening.

              Evel Knievel on Tour

                • Biography

                Paramount Pictures is mobilizing a feature film about iconic daredevil Evel Knievel that will be written by William Monahan. The film will be based on the Sheldon Saltman book Evel Knievel On Tour, which has been acquired as part of the package.

                Fahrenheit 11/9

                  • Documentary

                  The “11/9” in the title refers to the day Donald Trump was declared President of the United States, at 2:29AM in the morning of November 9th, 2016. But months before that infamous night, Moore had already begun ruminating on what could be done to stop the, according to him, “carnage Trump would inflict while president.” In June of 2016, Michael Moore famously and publicly predicted that Trump would indeed win the White House in November by winning the states of Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania. Trump won the presidency by just 77,000 combined votes from those three states. Fahrenheit ‪11/9 will be presented with the mix of outrage and mischievous humor that has made Moore the most successful documentary filmmaker in the world. To make the Trump documentary, Moore has reunited with his acclaimed team from Fahrenheit ‪9/11, Oscar-nominated documentary directors/producers Meghan O’Hara, Tia Lessin and Carl Deal.

                  Ferrari

                    • Biography

                    Christian Bale is playing Italian car magnate Enzo Ferrari in the long-awaited film by director Michael Mann.

                    Fonzo

                      • Biography

                      Centers on Alfonse Capone, the ruthless businessman and bootlegger who ruled Chicago with an iron fist before being famously taken down by Eliot Ness. After nearly a decade of imprisonment, dementia rots his mind and his past becomes present as harrowing memories of his violent and brutal origins melt into his waking life.