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Steve Jobs 2015

Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution, to paint a portrait of the man at its epicenter. The story unfolds backstage at three...

Director: Danny Boyle

Stars: Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen, Jeff Daniels, Michael Stuhlbarg, Katherine Waterston

7.2 IMDB Rating
My Friend Rockefeller 2015

Portrait of Christian Gerhartsreiter, who posed as a Rockefeller heir for decades, but who was, in fact, a con artist and a murderer.

Director: Steffi Kammerer

Stars: Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter, Dan Banks, Sandra Boss, Meredith Brucker

6.3 IMDB Rating
Hello I Am David! 2015

HELLO I AM DAVID! is a journey into the world of the outstanding pianist David Helfgott whose life inspired the OSCAR-winning film 'Shine'.

Director: Cosima Lange

Stars: David Helfgott, Gilliam Helgott, Cosima Lange

7.4 IMDB Rating
Mostly Sunny 2016

Mostly Sunny is a documentary that tells the remarkable story of Sunny Leone, the Canadian-born, American-bred adult film star who is pursuing her dre...

Director: Dilip Mehta

Stars: Sunny Leone, Daniel Weber, Sundeep Vohra

5.6 IMDB Rating
Girl, Interrupted 1999

Based on writer Susanna Kaysen's account of her 18-month stay at a mental hospital in the 1960s.

Director: James Mangold

Stars: Winona Ryder, Angelina Jolie, Clea Duvall, Brittany Murphy, Elisabeth Moss, Jared Leto

7.4 IMDB Rating
The Big Short 2015

Four denizens in the world of high-finance predict the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s, and decide to take on the big banks for th...

Director: Adam McKay

Stars: Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, John Magaro, Finn Wittrock, Brad Pitt, Hamish Linklater

7.8 IMDB Rating
Moneyball 2011

Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to assemble a baseball team on a lean budget by employing computer-generated analysis to ...

Director: Bennett Miller

Stars: Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robin Wright, Stephen Bishop, Chris Pratt

7.6 IMDB Rating
The Blind Side 2009

The story of Michael Oher, a homeless and traumatized boy who became an All American football player and first round NFL draft pick with the help of a...

Director: John Lee Hancock

Stars: Sandra Bullock, Quinton Aaron, Tim McGraw, Jae Head, Lily Collins, Kathy Bates, Kim Dickens

7.7 IMDB Rating
The Pursuit of Happyness 2006

A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional career.

Director: Gabriele Muccino

Stars: Will Smith, Thandie Newton, Jaden Smith, Dan Castellaneta, Brian Howe, James Karen

8.0 IMDB Rating
Cinderella Man 2005

The story of James Braddock, a supposedly washed-up boxer who came back to become a champion and an inspiration in the 1930s.

Director: Ron Howard

Stars: Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger, Paul Giamatti, Paddy Considine, Bruce McGill, Connor Price

8.0 IMDB Rating
Blow 2001

The story of George Jung, along with the Medellín Cartel, headed by Pablo Escobar established the American cocaine market in the 1970s in the United S...

Director: Ted Demme

Stars: Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Ethan Suplee, Ray Liotta, Franka Potente, Rachel Griffiths

7.6 IMDB Rating
Walk the Line 2005

A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash's life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis...

Director: James Mangold

Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Reese Witherspoon, Robert Patrick, Ginnifer Goodwin, Shelby Lynne

7.9 IMDB Rating
Maudie 2016

An arthritic Nova Scotia woman works as a housekeeper while she hones her skills as an artist and eventually becomes a beloved figure in the community...

Director: Aisling Walsh

Stars: Ethan Hawke, Sally Hawkins, Kari Matchett, Gabrielle Rose, Zachary Bennett, Billy MacLellan

7.7 IMDB Rating
The Wizard of Lies 2017

A chronicle of Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme, which defrauded his clients of billions of dollars.

Director: Barry Levinson

Stars: Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, Kristen Connolly, Lily Rabe, Hank Azaria, Alessandro Nivola

6.9 IMDB Rating 1 Comment
Gaga: Five Foot Two 2017

This documentary goes behind the scenes with pop provocateur Lady Gaga as she releases a bold new album and prepares for her Super Bowl halftime show.

Director: Chris Moukarbel

Stars: Bobby Campbell, Lady Gaga, Joe Germanotta, Mark Ronson

7.9 IMDB Rating
Churchill 2017

96 hours before the World War II invasion of Normandy, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill struggles with his severe reservations with Operation ...

Director: Jonathan Teplitzky

Stars: Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson, John Slattery, James Purefoy, Julian Wadham, Richard Durden

6.8 IMDB Rating
First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers 2017

Cambodian author and human rights activist Loung Ung recounts the horrors she suffered as a child under the rule of the deadly Khmer Rouge.

Director: Angelina Jolie

Stars: Sareum Srey Moch, Phoeung Kompheak, Sveng Socheata, Mun Kimhak

7.3 IMDB Rating
M.S. Dhoni The Untold Story 2016

The untold story of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's journey from ticket collector to trophy collector - the world-cup-winning captain of the Indian Cricket Tea...

Director: Neeraj Pandey

Stars: Anupam Kher, Sushant Singh Rajput, Fawad Khan, Herry Tangiri, Kiara Advani, Ram Charan

7.8 IMDB Rating
The Zookeeper’s Wife 2017

The Zookeeper's Wife tells the account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during ...

Director: Niki Caro

Stars: Jessica Chastain, Daniel Bruhl, Johan Heldenbergh, Iddo Goldberg, Michael McElhatton

7.0 IMDB Rating 1 Views
The Birth Of A Nation 2016

Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher in the antebellum South, orchestrates an uprising.

Director: Nate Parker

Stars: Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Jackie Earle Haley, Gabrielle Union, Aja Naomi King, Penelope Ann Miller

6.3 IMDB Rating 3 Views