Results for genre 'Biografie'
Pomeranian (NE German) boxer Max Schmelling, a fair, courageous gentleman, becomes world champion and a national hero in the early 1930s, winning the hand of singer Anny Ondra. Just for loosing against younger, fitter colored American Joe Louis, the Nazi regime lifts Max's privileges and sends him...
Country: Germany, Croatia | Year: 2010 | Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Drama, Krieg, Sport, Biografie, 2010
The story ultimately revolves around two "men of honor"; their relationship, their individual and joint failures and triumphs. Carl Brashear is determined to be the first African American Navy Diver in a time where racism is rife. Leslie Sunday is his embittered trainer, determined to see him fail....
Country: USA | Year: 2000 | Runtime: 129 min
Genre: Drama, Biografie, 2000
In 1902, in London, the spinster Beatrix Potter lives with her bourgeois parents. Her snobbish mother, Helen Potter, had introduced several bachelors to Beatrix until she was twenty years old, but she had turned them all down. Beatrix Potter has been drawing animals and making up stories about them...
Country: UK, USA, Isle Of Man | Year: 2006 | Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Drama, Romantik, Family, Biografie, 2006
Sir Laurence Olivier is making a movie in London. Young Colin Clark, an eager film student, wants to be involved and he navigates himself a job on the set. When film star Marilyn Monroe arrives for the start of shooting, all of London is excited to see the blonde bombshell, while Olivier is...
Country: UK, USA | Year: 2011 | Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Drama, Biografie, 2011
Not an adaptation of beat writer William S. Burrough's novel but a mix of biography and an interpretation of his drug- induced writing processes combined with elements of his work in this paranoid fantasy about Bill Lee, a writer who accidentally shoots his wife, whose typewriter transforms into a...
Country: Canada, UK, Japan | Year: 1991 | Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Drama, Biografie, 1991
Chris Kyle was nothing more than a Texan man who wanted to become a cowboy, but in his thirties he found out that maybe his life needed something different, something where he could express his real talent, something that could help America in its fight against terrorism. So he joined the SEALs in...
Country: USA | Year: 2014 | Runtime: 132 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Krieg, Biografie, History, 2014
The story of John Lennon's childhood and teenage years from 1944 to 1960, his relationship with his aunt Mimi and his mother Julia -the two dominant women in the first part of his life-, his first meeting with Paul McCartney and George Harrison, their friendship, their love for music and the birth...
Country: UK, Canada | Year: 2009 | Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Drama, Biografie, 2009
NOTORIOUS is the story of Christopher Wallace. Through raw talent and sheer determination, Wallace transforms himself from Brooklyn street hustler (once selling crack to pregnant women) to one of the greatest rappers of all time; THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G. Follow his meteoric rise to fame and his refusal...
Country: USA | Year: 2009 | Runtime: 122 min.
Genre: Drama, Biografie, 2009
Henri "Papillon" Charierre is sentenced to life in prison and transported to the penal in French Guyana. Aboard ship on the voyage over, he meets Louis Dega, a forger. They form a bond that will last them a great many years. The conditions at the penal colony are horrific and Papillon desperately...
Country: France, USA | Year: 1973 | Runtime: 151 min
Genre: Drama, Krimi, Biografie, 1973
In 1970s Iran, Marjane 'Marji' Statrapi watches events through her young eyes and her idealistic family of a long dream being fulfilled of the hated Shah's defeat in the Iranian Revolution of 1979. However as Marji grows up, she witnesses first hand how the new Iran, now ruled by Islamic...
Country: France, USA | Year: 2007 | Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Drama, Animation, Krieg, Biografie, Arthouse, 2007
In "Prayers for Bobby," Mary Griffith is a devout Christian who raises her children with the conservative teachings of the Presbyterian Church. However, when her son Bobby confides to his older brother he may be gay, life changes for the entire family after Mary learns about his secret. While...
Country: USA | Year: 2009 | Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Drama, Romantik, Biografie, 2009
Glorified and glamourized fact-based tale of Ma Barker and her boys who robbed banks and generally terrorized the Midwest in the 1930's and was eventually gunned down by g-man, Melvin Purvis.
Country: USA | Year: 2009 | Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Drama, Krimi, Romantik, Biografie, History, 2009
The Theory of Everything is the story of the most brilliant and celebrated physicist of our time, Stephen Hawking, and Jane Wilde the arts student he fell in love with whilst studying at Cambridge in the 1960s. Little was expected from Stephen Hawking, a bright but shiftless student of cosmology,...
Country: N/A | Year: 2014 | Runtime: 123 min.
Genre: Drama, Romantik, Biografie, 2014
In 1984 20 year old closet gay Joe hesitantly arrives in London from Bromley for his first Gay Pride march and is taken under the collective wing of a group of gay men and Lesbian Steph, who meet at flamboyant Jonathan and his Welsh partner Gethin's Soho bookshop. Not only are gays being threatened...
Country: UK, France | Year: 2014 | Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romantik, Biografie, History, 2014
In a post apocalyptic world, two men must decide where to leave their friend to die. The situation at hand raises the tension between the two friends and one of them must conjure up all of his strength to make sure he puts his dying friend out of misery.
Country: USA | Year: 2014 | Runtime: 6 min
Genre: Drama, Krieg, Sport, Biografie, 2014