Schindler's List
1993, Movie
8.9

Biography, Drama, History: A German businessman finds his humanity when he shelters Jews during World War II. Courage takes many forms.

Goodfellas
1990, Movie
8.7

Biography, Crime, Drama: As far back as he could remember, he always wanted to be a gangster. But the wiseguy life comes at a steep price.

Les affranchis (Remastered Special Edition)
1990, Movie
8.7

Biography, Crime, Drama: Martin Scorsese's unforgettable film of Nicholas Pileggi's true-crime best seller Wiseguy is presented here in a stunning new remaster from a 4k scan of the original camera negative, supervised by Martin Scorsese. Arresting performances from an all-star cast led by Ray Liotta, Robert De Niro and Lorraine Bracco drive this brutal yet darkly funny narrative of life in the mob. Nominated for six Oscars®, with a win for Joe Pesci*, and named one of the AFI's top 100 American movies, this instant classic would forever change the rules for gangster films to come.

Sachin - A Billion Dreams
2017, Movie
8.6

Biography, Documentary, Drama

Mahanati
2018, Movie
8.5

Biography, Drama, History: Nadigaiyar Thilagam is a film about the rise of the first female south-Indian superstar 'Savitri'. Her story is a heart wrenching romantic tragedy for the ages.The film tells a story of the Mahanati; her life, journey to fame, and the dramatic downfall. Keerthy Suresh, elegantly brought Savitri to life, and Gemini Ganesan, played by Dulquer Salman, makes this film a pleasure to watch.

Justin Time
2013, Movie
8.3

Biography, Drama, History: A frantic chase through the pyramids one moment, an exciting Viking cruise the next. The world is an endless adventure!

Lawrence Of Arabia
1962, Movie
8.3

Action, Adventure, Biography: Director David Lean follows the heroic true-life odyssey of T E Lawrence in this dramatic portrait of the famed British officer's journey to the Middle East. Assigned to Arabia during World War I, Lawrence courageously unites the warring Arab factions into a strong guerrilla front. He leads them into brilliant victories in treacherous desert battlefields where they eventually defeat the ruling Turkish Empire.

Braveheart
1995, Movie
8.3

Action, Adventure, Biography: Love made him a leader. Freedom gave him purpose. And courage made him a legend. But not without a price.

Paan Singh Tomar
2012, Movie
8.2

Action, Adventure, Biography: Paan Singh Tomar goes from celebrated runner to star brigand and rebel when life after sports fails to unfold as planned.

A Beautiful Mind
2001, Movie
8.2

Biography, Drama, Romance: A brilliant mathematician suffers from schizophrenic hallucinations. Will he crack up, or crack the code?

Raging Bull
1980, Movie
8.2

Biography, Drama: RAGING BULL is director Martin Scorsese's lacerating film biography of middleweight boxing champion Jake La Motta, who was known during his brief reign as 'The Bronx Bull.' La Motta (played with extraordinary brilliance by Robert De Niro) had early lessons in life: to steal and to fight. His aggression in the ring was a means of combating deep-seated anxieties and emotional fears. This determination and rage turned him from a young hoodlum into a champion. But his drive for the title, his brutality outside of the ring and his almost-psychotic sexual jealousy will destroy his marriage to Vickie (Cathy Moriarty) and his deepest friendships. After Vickie leaves him, a final violent confrontation with his patient, supportive brother and manager, Joey (Joe Pesci) -and the loss of his title, La Motta begins a downward slide.

Shahid
2012, Movie
8.2

Biography, Crime, Drama: Shahid traces the true story of slain human rights activist and lawyer Shahid Azmi. From attempting to become a terrorist to being wrongly imprisoned under a draconian anti-terrorism law to becoming a criminal lawyer Shahid traces the inspiring personal journey of a boy who became an unlikely messiah for human rights while following the rise of communal violence in India. This story of an impoverished Muslim struggling to come to terms with injustice, inequality and rising above his circumstances is an inspiring testament to the human spirit. (CBFC UA VIL/VV/2/18/2014-MUM)

Talvar
2015, Movie
8.2

Biography, Crime, Drama: The cops have two bodies, but even three investigations can't give them a clue. Who's going to take the heat?

The Miracle Worker
1962, Movie
8.1

Biography, Drama: Academy Awards went to Best Actress Anne Bancroft and Best Supporting Actress Patty Duke for their moving portrayals of Annie Sullivan and her remarkable blind and deaf pupil, Helen Keller.

Into the Wild
2007, Movie
8.1

Action, Adventure, Biography: He shed his possessions. He hit the road. What happened along the way was something few ever experience.

12 Years a Slave
2013, Movie
8.1

Biography, Drama, History: In America before the Civil War, a free man had nothing to fear. Unless he also happened to be black.

Au Nom Du Père (1993)
1993, Movie
8.1

Biography, Drama: Academy Award Winner Daniel Day-Lewis gives an impassioned performance in this riveting drama that mirrors one man’s 15-year struggle and ultimate triumph over a terrible injustice. In the Name of the Father tells the true saga of Gerry Conlon. A petty thief in strife-torn ‘70s Belfast, Gerry’s main interests are getting drunk and partying, much to the dismay of his quiet, frail father Guiseppe (Pete Postlethwaite). When Gerry angers the IRA, his father sends him to England, where his antics land him in the wrong place at the wrong time. Innocent, but forced to confess to a savage terrorist bombing, he is sentenced to life imprisonment as one of the “Guildford Four”. An innocent Guiseppe is also arrested and jailed, and while behind bars, Gerry slowly learns that his father’s seeming weakness masks an unmatched inner strength and wisdom. Working with a fiercely dedicated lawyer played by Oscar Winner Emma Thompson, Gerry determines to prove his innocence, clear his father’s name and expose the truth behind one of the most shameful legal events in recent history.

Catch Me If You Can
2002, Movie
8.1

Biography, Crime, Drama: A charming con man plays cat and mouse with an FBI agent. But they may end up needing each other.

All the President's Men
1976, Movie
8.0

Biography, Drama, History: "The Washington Post" reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the details of the Watergate scandal that leads to President Richard Nixon's resignation.

The Sound Of Music
1965, Movie
8.0

Biography, Drama, Family: Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical inspired this story of the convent-trained governess who won the heart of the Von Trapp family and whose courage led them across the Alps in their 1938 flight to freedom.

The Imitation Game
2014, Movie
8.0

Biography, Drama, History: He's heading up the most highly classified project of World War II while concealing the truth about his own life.

The Revenant
2015, Movie
8.0

Action, Adventure, Biography: This father will do anything to claim his just revenge. Even come back alive from an icy grave.

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
1969, Movie
8.0

Biography, Crime, Drama: Butch and Sundance are the two leaders of the Hole-in-the-Wall Gang. Butch is all ideas, Sundance is all action and skill. The west is becoming civilized and when Butch and Sundance rob a train once too often, a special posse begins trailing them no matter where they run. Over rock, through towns, across rivers, the group is always just behind them. When they finally escape through sheer luck, Butch has another idea, "Let's go to Bolivia". Based on the exploits of the historical characters.

The Pursuit of Happyness
2006, Movie
8.0

Biography, Drama: A determined father makes his way from the streets to success in the business world. Giving up? Not an option.