Category Archives: Biography

Flamin' Hot

Release 2023

Genre Biography, Drama

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Director: Eva Longoria
Writers: Lewis Colick, Linda Yvette Chávez
Stars: Jesse Garcia, Annie Gonzalez, Emilio Rivera, Vanessa Martinez, Dennis Haysbert
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8105234/

This is the inspiring true story of Richard Montañez who as a Frito Lay janitor disrupted the food industry by channeling his Mexican heritage to turn Flamin' Hot Cheetos from a snack into an iconic global pop culture phenomenon.

BlackBerry

Release 2023

Genre Biography, Comedy, Drama

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Director: Matt Johnson
Writers: Matt Johnson, Matthew Miller, Jacquie McNish
Stars: Jay Baruchel, Glenn Howerton, Matt Johnson, Cary Elwes, Saul Rubinek
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt21867434/

The story of the meteoric rise and catastrophic demise of the world's first smartphone.

Big George Foreman: The Miraculous Story of the Once and Future Heavyweight Champion of the World

Release 2023

Genre Biography, Drama, Sport

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Director: George Tillman Jr.
Writers: Frank Baldwin, George Tillman Jr., Dan Gordon
Stars: Khris Davis, Jasmine Mathews, Sullivan Jones, Lawrence Gilliard Jr., John Magaro
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt12226632/

The life and boxing career of George Foreman.

Sweetwater

Release 2023

Genre Biography, Drama, Sport

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Director: Martin Guigui
Writer: Martin Guigui
Stars: Everett Osborne, Cary Elwes, Jeremy Piven, Kevin Pollak, Richard Dreyfuss
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2365971/

Hall of Famer, Nat 'Sweetwater' Clifton, makes history as the first African American to sign an NBA contract, forever changing how the game of basketball is played.

Tetris

Release 2023

Genre Biography, Drama, Thriller

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Director: Jon S. Baird
Writers: Noah Pink
Stars: Taron Egerton, Mara Huf, Miles Barrow, Rick Yune, Nikita Efremov
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt12758060/

The story of how one of the world's most popular video games found its way to players around the globe. Businessman Henk Rogers and Tetris inventor Alexey Pajitnov join forces in the USSR, risking it all to bring Tetris to the masses.

Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance with Somebody

Release 2022

Genre Biography, Drama

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Director: Kasi Lemmons
Writers: Anthony McCarten
Stars: Naomi Ackie, Stanley Tucci, Ashton Sanders, Tamara Tunie, Nafessa Williams
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt12193804/

A joyous, emotional, heartbreaking celebration of the life and music of Whitney Houston, one of the greatest female R&B pop vocalists of all time, tracking her journey from obscurity to musical superstardom.

Dog Gone

Release 2023

Genre Biography, Drama, Family

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Director: Stephen Herek
Writers: Nick Santora, Pauls Toutonghi
Stars: Rob Lowe, Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Johnny Berchtold, Susan Gallagher, Soji Arai
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt15334430/

Based on the true story of a father and son who repair their fractured relationship during a forced hike of the Appalachian trail to find their beloved lost dog.

The Swimmers

Release 2022

Genre Biography, Drama, Sport

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Director: Sally El Hosaini
Writers: Sally El Hosaini, Jack Thorne
Stars: Matthias Schweighöfer, Ali Suliman, James Krishna Floyd, Manal Issa, Ahmed Malek
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8745676/

A story of the miraculous journey made by swimming sisters Yusra and Sarah Mardini who fled as refugees from war-torn Syria all the way to the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Till

Release 2022

Genre Biography, Drama

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Director: Chinonye Chukwu
Writers: Michael Reilly, Keith Beauchamp, Chinonye Chukwu
Stars: Danielle Deadwyler, Jalyn Hall, Frankie Faison, Haley Bennett
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4960748/

In 1955, after Emmett Till is murdered in a brutal lynching, his mother vows to expose the racism behind the attack while working to have those involved brought to justice.

Lamborghini

Release 2022

Genre Biography, Drama, Sport

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Director: Bobby Moresco
Writers: Bobby Moresco
Stars: Frank Grillo, Mira Sorvino, Eliana Jones, Gabriel Byrne, Hannah van der Westhuysen
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5533370/

The life story of Ferruccio Lamborghini, the founder of Lamborghini.