Tagged: genre: biography

7

Iron Lady, The

The Iron Lady is a non-linear ‘biographical’ film on Margaret Roberts, the daughter of a grocery shop owner with a political knack, who would eventually become Margaret Thatcher, the first (and only) female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

3

My Week With Marilyn

My Week with Marilyn tells the story of Colin Clark, a young man who sets off with Marilyn Monroe for a week of fun.

Etta James – The Matriarch of R&B 10

Etta James – The Matriarch of R&B

On January 20, 2011, Etta James — the Matriarch of R&B, the Empress of the blues — passed away at the age of 73, and with her she took one of the remaining strings to the grit and grime of true music.

0

The Lady Trailer

The Lady is an epic love story about how an extraordinary couple and family sacrifice their happiness at great human cost for a higher cause.

1

Dreams of a Life (2011)

Director Carol Morley undertakes the difficult task of reconstructing the life of Joyce Vincent, and explores how a vibrant and much-loved young woman could so easily slip through the cracks of society.

5

Moneyball

Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane is a former baseball player who finds a way to rebuild his baseball team into a competitive one with a limited budget and a non-traditional method.

0

I Am Slave

Based on the life of Mende Nazer, Malia gets separated from her family and is abducted from her Sudanese village. As a young woman, Malia ends up enslaved by a diplomatic family in present day London.