2017 Biography Movies (By Date)

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.

    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.

      Lords of Chaos

        • 92 min
        • Biography

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

        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.

           (2017)

          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.

            Papillon

              • 133 min
              • Biography

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

              Grand Theft Auto

                • Biography

                Daniel Radcliffe is in negotiations to star in Grand Theft Auto, a true-life account of a fight between the creator of Grand Theft Auto and a Miami lawyer who wanted to ban video game violence. Radcliffe will play Sam Houser, the British co-founder and president of Rockstar Games, the company behind GTA as well as games such as Max Payne and Red Dead. He is credited in popularizing GTA into one of the video game world’s biggest franchises but also amping up the violence quotient.

                 (2017)

                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.

                  Kiss and Cry

                    • 95 min
                    • Biography

                    A romantic drama based on the story of Carley Allison, a promising 18 year old figure skater and singer who made medical history in her fight against a rare 1 in 3.5 billion type of melanoma.

                     (2017)

                    Callas

                      • Biography

                      A biopic about the operatic star, Maria Callas.