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Movies in the genre Biography

  • Erin Brockovich

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    Erin Brockovich is an unemployed single mother, desperate to find a job, but is having no luck. This losing streak even extends to a failed lawsuit against a doctor in a car accident she was in. With no alternative, she successfully browbeats her lawyer to give her a job in compensation for the loss. While no one takes her seriously, with her trashy clothes and earthy manners, that soon changes when she begins to investigate a suspicious real estate case involving the Pacific Gas & Electric Company. What she discovers is that the company is trying quietly to buy land that was contaminated by hexavalent chromium, a deadly toxic waste that the company is improperly and illegally dumping and, in turn, poisoning the residents in the area. As she digs deeper, Erin finds herself leading point in a series of events that would involve her lawfirm in one of the biggest class action lawsuits in American history against a multi-billion dollar corporation.

  • Everest

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    A climbing expedition on Mt. Everest is devastated by a severe snow storm.

  • Fair Game

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    CIA operative Valerie Plame discovers her identity is allegedly leaked by the government as payback for an op-ed article her husband wrote criticizing the Bush administration.

  • Filmage: The Story of Descendents/All

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    6

    Long before punk rock inflicted its puncture wound on the map of mainstream music, the Descendents were in a van brewing a potent mix of pop, angst, love and coffee and influencing a generation to come. This film follows drummer and square-peg Bill Stevenson as he pushes himself and a rotating door of band-mates to "achieve ALL," his relentless concept of "going for greatness, the utmost possible" despite any and all setbacks.

  • Foxcatcher

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    5

    The greatest Olympic Wrestling Champion brother team joins Team Foxcatcher led by multimillionaire sponsor John E. du Pont as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul - a union that leads to unlikely circumstances.

  • Frost/Nixon

    I have watched this movie twice. The first time was the last time on .

    8

    A dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon.

  • Fruitvale Station

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    The story of Oscar Grant III, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008.

  • Girl, Interrupted

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    6

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

  • Grizzly Man

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    6

    A devastating and heartrending take on grizzly bear activists Timothy Treadwell and Amie Huguenard, who were killed in October of 2003 while living among grizzlies in Alaska.

  • Hacksaw Ridge

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    8

    WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

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