Movies are a source of entertainment, information, and lots of emotions. There are various genres present on which the movies are filmed. One such category is described here as Biography movies. They reflect inspiration and motivation. These are called so, as they portray someone’s life on screen. They have the potential to make the experience of stepping into someone’s shoes realistic. They are highly influential and have touched so many other lives. 15 must-watch biographical movies are mentioned here:
#1 – Ford v Ferrari (2019)
James Mangold’s finest action drama production. The efforts of an American car designer Carrol Shelby and driver Ken Moles were traced out. They challenged Ferrari against Ford at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966.
Available on Amazon Prime and Hotstar.
#2 – Richard Jewell (2019)
A tribute to an American security guard. It has covered everything from Richard being the hero to the villain for his nation. Among all the biopic movies, it is a must-watch available on Youtube and Azamon Prime Video.
#3 – Just Mercy (2019)
A screenplay drama by Destin Daniel Cretton on Bryan Stevenson’s life. His journey from Harvard to Alabama to provide justice to Walter McMillian is presented well. In return, he becomes the victim of racism and legal and political maneuverings. It is available on YouTube and Amazon Prime Vedio.
#4 – The Irishman (2019)
The Irishman is one of the most awaited movies. In this movie, Frank recalls his past life when he used to be a hitman. Everything shown in the movie is running as a flashback in his mind. Watch it on Netflix and Prime Video.
#5 – BlacKkKlansman (2018)
It is about Ron Stallworth’s life as an African-American police officer and detective. His way of undercover investigation during 1978 in the film makes it one of the best biopics of Hollywood. Available on Amazon Prime videos.
#6 – Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Bryan Singer reflected the story of the British rock band Queen and its lead singer Freddie Mercury. It has displayed all the band struggles that led them to perform at Live Aid in 1985. Available on Prime Video and Disney +hotstar.
#7 – Green Book (2018)
Green Book is the movie inspired by a friendship against all the odds in the 1960s. Peter Farrelly has shown the bond formation between African-American pianist Don Shirley and Italian-American bouncer Tony Lip. Available on Netflix and Prime Video.
#8 – Only the Brave (2017)
Joseph Kosinski made a film in the memory of an elite firefighter crew, Granite Mountain Hotshots. 19 out of 20 members of the crew lost lives to the wildfires of Yarnell Hill fire of 2013.
Available on YouTube and Prime Video.
#9 – The Greatest Showman (2017)
The Greatest Showman comes under the list of great biographical movies. It is based on the epic life of P.T. Barnum. This movie showed the journey of his life and his introduction to stage shows of the circus. His innovative mind makes his shows the best, but at what cost, watch to find out. Available on Disney+ Hotstar.
#10 – I, Tonya (2017)
I, Tonya, is based on the competitive life of ice-skater Tonya Harding. All of her life has been portrayed in the film. It has covered all her success as well as falls in her career.
Available on Netflix and Amazon Prime Video
#11 – Hacksaw Ridge (2016)
The story of Desmond T. Doss gave Hollywood a phenomenal film. He served the America Army in World War II during the Battle of Okinawa. Available on Prime videos.
#12 – Hidden Figures (2016)
Taraji P. Henson portrayed the role of Katherine Johnson, the mathematician. Biography movies like these deserve all the attention. The movie seems interesting for anyone who is a Maths enthusiast and likes space-related movies.
Available on Disney+ Hotstar, Amazon Prime .
#13 – Lion (2016)
It is the true story of Saroo Brierley finding his way back home. After spending almost 20 years with an Australian couple as his parents, Saroo returned to his biological family in India.
Available on Netflix, Prime Video.
#14 – All that Remains (2016)
The life of Dr. Takashi Nagai has been shown in the movie. Dr. Nagai was determined to rebuild Nagasaki again after the Nagasaki bomb explosion. Dominic and Ian tried to describe all his life events throughout the movie. Available on Amazon Prime Video.
#15 – Trumbo (2015)
A film is featuring Bryan Cranston as Dalton Trumbo. The director, Jay Roach, covered all the life incidents of dalton from being a top screenwriter to becoming blacklisted.
Available on Prime Video.
These best biographies of all time will come in handy to get rid of the lockdown blues. Watch these biography movies to add some fun and inspiration to your life.