2018 Biography Movies

Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)

Bohemian Rhapsody

    • 135 min
    • Drama

    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 become instant classics. When Mercury's increasingly wild lifestyle starts to spiral out of control, Queen soon faces its greatest challenge yet – finding a way to keep the band together amid the success and excess.

    First Man (2018)

    First Man

      • 138 min
      • Drama

      On the heels of their six-time Academy Award®-winning smash, La La Land, Oscar®-winning director Damien Chazelle and star Ryan Gosling reteam for Universal Pictures' First Man, the riveting story of NASA's mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969. A visceral, first-person account, based on the book by James R. Hansen, the movie will explore the sacrifices and the cost-on Armstrong and on the nation-of one of the most dangerous missions in history.

      Boy Erased (2018)

      Boy Erased

        • 114 min
        • Biography

        Jared, the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, is outed to his parents at age 19. Jared is faced with an ultimatum: attend a gay conversion therapy program – or be permanently exiled and shunned by his family, friends, and faith.

        Beautiful Boy (2018)

        Beautiful Boy

          • R
          • 112 min
          • Drama

          Based on the best-selling pair of memoirs from father and son David and Nic Sheff, Beautiful Boy chronicles the heartbreaking and inspiring experience of survival, relapse, and recovery in a family coping with addiction over many years.

          BlacKkKlansman (2018)

          BlacKkKlansman

            • 135 min
            • Biography

            Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer from Colorado, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan and become the head of the local chapter.

            Green Book (2018)

            Green Book

              • 130 min
              • Biography

              Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line relied on a guide called The Negro Motorist Green Book.

              22 July (2018)

              22 July

                • 133 min
                • Biography

                The true story of the aftermath of Norway's deadliest terrorist attack. On 22 July 2011, 77 people were killed when a far-right extremist detonated a car bomb in Oslo before carrying out a mass shooting at a leadership camp for teens. 22 July uses the lens of one survivor's physical and emotional journey to portray the country's path to healing and reconciliation.

                The Old Man & the Gun (2018)

                The Old Man & the Gun

                  • 93 min
                  • Biography

                  Based on the true story of Forrest Tucker and his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public.

                  Vice (2018)

                  Vice

                    • Biography

                    The story of Dick Cheney, the most powerful Vice President in history, and how his policies changed the world as we know it.

                    Mary Queen of Scots (2018)

                    Mary Queen of Scots

                      • 125 min
                      • Biography

                      Mary Stuart's attempt to overthrow her cousin Elizabeth I, Queen of England, finds her condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution.

                      Welcome to Marwen (2018)

                      Welcome to Marwen

                        • 116 min
                        • Drama

                        A victim of a brutal attack finds a unique and beautiful therapeutic outlet to help him through his recovery process.

                        Billionaire Boys Club (2018)

                        Billionaire Boys Club

                          • 108 min
                          • Biography

                          A group of wealthy boys in Los Angeles during the early 1980s establish a get rich quick scam that turns deadly.

                          The 15:17 to Paris (2018)

                          The 15:17 to Paris

                            • 94 min
                            • Biography

                            American soldiers discover a terrorist plot on a Paris-bound train.

                            A Prayer Before Dawn (2018)

                            A Prayer Before Dawn

                              • 116 min
                              • Action

                              The true story of Billy Moore, an English boxer incarcerated in Thailand's most notorious prison. Thrown into a world of drugs and violence, he finds his best chance to escape is to fight his way out in Muay Thai tournaments.

                              Gotti (2018)

                              Gotti

                                • R
                                • 105 min
                                • Drama

                                The film will reveal the relationship of a father who lived and died by the mob code and a son who, while brought up to lead a life of crime, chose to leave that world behind and redeem himself and the Gotti name. Never before has there been such an inside look at the Gotti family and their world of danger, betrayal and redemption. John Gotti was head of the Gambino crime family, which in its time was the largest and most powerful crime organization in the country. Known as the "Dapper Don,"...

                                At Eternity's Gate (2018)

                                At Eternity's Gate

                                  • 110 min
                                  • Biography

                                  Academy Award® Nominee Julian Schnabel’s At Eternity’s Gate is a journey inside the world and mind of a person who, despite skepticism, ridicule and illness, created some of the world’s most beloved and stunning works of art. This is not a forensic biography, but rather scenes based on Vincent van Gogh’s (Academy Award® Nominee Willem Dafoe) letters, common agreement about events in his life that present as facts, hearsay, and moments that are just plain invented.

                                  Sanju (2018)

                                  Sanju

                                    • 135 min
                                    • Biography

                                    Sanju is a biopic of the controversial life of actor Sanjay Dutt: his film career, jail sentence and personal life.

                                    The Catcher Was a Spy (2018)

                                    The Catcher Was a Spy

                                      • 98 min
                                      • Biography

                                      A major league baseball player, Moe Berg, lives a double life working for the Office of Strategic Services.

                                      A Storm in the Stars (2018)

                                      A Storm in the Stars

                                        • 120 min
                                        • Biography

                                        The love affair between poet Percy Shelley and 18 years old Mary Wollstonecraft, which resulted in Mary Shelley writing Frankenstein.

                                        Mary Shelley (2018)

                                        Mary Shelley

                                          • 120 min
                                          • Biography

                                          The torrid true-life tale of how a passionate love affair fueled the creation of trailblazing writer Mary Shelley’s Gothic masterwork, Frankenstein. Elle Fanning stars.