2019 Biography Movies

Rocketman (2019)

Rocketman

    • 121 min
    • Drama

    Much like the man himself, Rocketman is a larger-than-life movie musical spectacle that tells the story of a child prodigy turned music legend. Elton will re-record many of his iconic hits to parallel the emotional beats of the film that will have audiences on their feet, singing along to his much loved music. The film is scheduled to shoot in fall 2014.

    Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)

    Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

      • 108 min
      • Biography

      A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy, from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.

      The Dirt (2019)

      The Dirt

        • 107 min
        • Biography

        Based on Mötley Crüe’s 2001 best-selling autobiography, THE DIRT is an unflinching and uncensored story about sex, drugs, rock ‘n roll, fame, and the high price of excess. Director Jeff Tremaine (JACKASS co-creator, BAD GRANDPA) shows us just how Nikki Sixx (Douglas Booth), Mick Mars (Iwan Rheon), Tommy Lee (Colson Baker), and Vince Neil (Daniel Webber) took Mötley Crüe from the Sunset Strip to the world stage, and what it meant to become the world’s most notorious rock band.

        Tolkien (2019)

        Tolkien

          • 112 min
          • Biography

          An epic story about author J.R.R. Tolkien and the tumultuous events that inspired his iconic novels The Hobbit and The Lord Of The Rings.

          A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)

          A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

            • Biography

            The story of Fred Rogers, the host and creator of the popular children's television program, "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood."

            Radegund (2019)

            Radegund

              • 180 min
              • 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.

              Charlie Says (2019)

              Charlie Says

                • 104 min
                • Thriller

                Years after the shocking murders that made the name Charles Manson synonymous with pure evil, the three women who killed for him—Leslie Van Houten (Hannah Murray), Patricia Krenwinkel (Sosie Bacon), and Susan Atkins (Marianne Rendón)—remain under the spell of the infamous cult leader (Matt Smith). Confined to an isolated cellblock in a California penitentiary, the trio seem destined to live out the rest of their lives under the delusion that their crimes were part of a cosmic plan—until...

                Honey Boy (2019)

                Honey Boy

                  • 93 min
                  • Biography

                  The story of a child star attempting to mend his relationship with his law-breaking, alcohol-abusing father over the course of a decade, it’s loosely based on LaBeouf’s life. “Honey Boy” was LaBeouf’s childhood nickname.

                  The Haunting of Sharon Tate (2019)

                  The Haunting of Sharon Tate

                    • 94 min
                    • Horror

                    The last days of 26-year-old Hollywood actress Sharon Tate as she dreams about ghosts haunting her house and foresees her own death at the hands of a satanic cult.

                    Lords of Chaos (2019)

                    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.

                      Dolemite Is My Name!

                        • Biography

                        The story of Rudy Ray Moore, who created the iconic big screen pimp character Dolemite in the 1970s.

                        The Best of Enemies (2019)

                        The Best of Enemies

                          • 133 min
                          • Drama

                          Enemies centers on the unlikely friendship between Ann Atwater (Henson), an outspoken black activist, and Claiborne Paul Ellis (Rockwell), a ranking member of the Ku Klux Klan, both of whom lived in Durham, North Carolina, in the 1960s turbulent civil rights era.

                          American Brawler (2019)

                          American Brawler

                            • 95 min
                            • Biography

                            The true story of underdog boxer, Chuck Wepner, who gets a shot to fight the champ, Muhammed Ali.

                            Harriet

                              • Biography

                              Based on the story of iconic freedom fighter Harriet Tubman, Harriet follows Tubman on her escape from slavery and subsequent missions to free dozens of slaves through the Underground Railroad in the face of growing pre-Civil War adversity.

                              Saint Judy (2019)

                              Saint Judy

                                • 106 min
                                • Biography

                                The true story of immigration attorney Judy Wood, and how she single-handedly changed the U.S. law of asylum to save women's lives.

                                Trial by Fire (2019)

                                Trial by Fire

                                  • 127 min
                                  • Drama

                                  Trial by Fire is the true-life Texas story of the unlikely bond between an imprisoned death row inmate (Jack O'Connell) and a mother of two from Houston (Laura Dern) who, though facing staggering odds, fights mightily for his freedom. Cameron Todd Willingham, a poor, uneducated heavy metal devotee with a violent streak and a criminal record, is convicted of arson-related triple homicide in 1992. During his 12 years on death row, Elizabeth Gilbert, an improbable ally, uncovers questionable...

                                  21 Years: Quentin Tarantino (2019)

                                  21 Years: Quentin Tarantino

                                    • Biography

                                    Director Tara Wood has successfully reclaimed the rights to the authorized Quentin Tarantino documentary feature, “21 Years: Quentin Tarantino”. The film, a celebration of Tarantino’s works-to-date, looks at the passion behind the worldwide box office dominator. The lightening rod that is Tarantino’s career illuminates the discussion of changes in the industry.

                                    In 2017, Wood, co-director of 2014’s acclaimed “21 Years: Richard Linklater”, asked The Weinstein Co. to release the...

                                    All-American Murder

                                      • Biography

                                      It will dissect the story of Hernandez, the former all-star tight end for the New England Patriots who was convicted of murder in 2015, later indicted but acquitted of a second murder, and who committed suicide in his prison cell last year.

                                      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.

                                        Curious George Biopic

                                          • Biography

                                          Story of the great lengths H.A. and Margaret Rey went through to save their manuscript, while fleeing Nazi occupied Europe for their lives.