Genre: Biography ( 917 )

Spartacus: War of the Damned (2010)

Action, Adventure, Biography

Watch the story of history's greatest gladiator unfold with graphic violence and the passions of the women that love them. This is Spartacus.
Director: Jesse Warn, Michael Hurst, Rick Jacobson, Mark Beesley, ...
Stars: Manu Bennett, Daniel Feuerriegel, Peter Mensah, Lucy Lawless, ...

Happily Never After (2012)

Documentary, Biography, Crime

For most people, their wedding day ignites dreams of a bright future and the hope of fading into the sunset with the one they love. But for some brides and grooms, the reality of 'til death do you part' hits come sooner than expected.
Director: Ward N. Norton, Jean Guy Bureau, Christian Faber, Joanne Hock, ...
Stars: Marlo Thomas, Wendy L. Walsh, Natalie Cassell, John S. Howell Sr., ...

The Haunting Of (2012)

Biography

Each episode features celebrities' real life encounters with the paranormal as they return to the site of their traumatic experience. During the precarious journey, Kim Russo will unlock the secrets that haunted each celebrity on that fateful day and explain the unexplained. Throughout the journey, Kim will also unveil shocking psychic moments and surprising personal revelations as she tunes into the celebrities' personal lives and connects with their loved ones who have crossed over.
Director: Benjamin Wolf, Andrea De Brito, Timothy F. Smith, David P. Levin, ...
Stars: Kim Russo, Marc Wooters, Lew Gardner, Wes Hager, ...

Magnificent Century (2011)

Biography, Drama, History

From 1520, follows Suleiman the Magnificent and his relatives from his great conquests to the "Battle of Szigeth".
Director: Durul Taylan, Yagmur Taylan
Stars: Meryem Uzerli, Serkan Altunorak, Fehmi Karaarslan, Halit Ergenç, ...

Biography (1987)

Documentary, Biography, History

The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.
Director: John Griffin, Jeanne Begley, Selina Lin, Kevin Burns, ...
Stars: Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith, Roddy McDowall, ...

Up to Speed (2012)

Biography, Comedy

Follows tour guide, historian and flâneur Timothy 'Speed' Levitch as he visits the monumentally ignored monuments of America's cities, from the shoe gardens of San Francisco to the luckiest subway grate in New York City.
Director: Richard Linklater
Stars: Timothy 'Speed' Levitch, John C. McDonnell, Jeff Doucette, Sebastián Gálvez, ...

The Legend of Bruce Lee (2008)

Biography, Drama

The story of the legendary martial arts icon Bruce Lee following him from Hong Kong to America and back again, leading up to his tragic death at the age of 32.
Director: Li Wen Qi
Stars: Kwok-Kwan Chan, Michelle Lang, Ted Duran, Hazen MacIntyre, ...

My Strange Addiction (2010)

Biography, Reality-TV

Tells the compelling stories of people who are battling obsessive behaviors on the verge of taking over their lives. Follow these addicts as they reveal their strange addictions and meet with psychological experts.
Director: Joseph R. Fitzgerald
Stars: John Zajecka, Tawni Abplanalp, Lori Broady, Kim Dennis, ...

Braxton Family Values (2011)

Biography, Comedy, Drama

The tight-knit Braxton sisters, Grammy-winning artist Toni Braxton, Traci, Towanda, Trina and Tamar, and their headstrong mother share an inside look at their lives and the drama of family chaos.
Director: Marc McCrudden
Stars: Toni Braxton, Traci Braxton, Tamar Braxton, Trina Braxton, ...

I Shouldn't Be Alive (2005)

Documentary, Biography, Drama

Re-enactments of real-life tales of human survival against the savage elements, dangerous climates and physical hazards.
Director: Ian Barnes, Jules Williamson, Renny Bartlett, Nick Copus, ...
Stars: Tom McKay, Eric Meyers, Blake Henshaw, Tahi Mapp-Borren, ...

Dick Turpin (1979)

Adventure, Biography, Drama

The eighteenth century, swashbuckling adventures of Britain's legendary highwayman. When he returned from military service in Flanders, Dick Turpin discovered he had been cheated out of his inheritance by an unscrupulous landowner. Bitter and penniless, Turpin took to the open road as a highwayman. Possessed of a decided Robin Hood complex, he spent much of his time meddling in other peoples' troubles. His partner on the road was young Nick Smith ("Swiftnick"), and his perpetual enemy was villainous Sir John Glutton.
Director: Charles Crichton, Gerry Poulson, James Allen, Dennis Abey, ...
Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Michael Deeks, Christopher Benjamin, Billy Dean, ...

Edward the King (1975)

Biography, Drama, History

The life of Edward VII (1841 - 1910), the King of the United Kingdom. Before becoming the king he developed a reputation of a playboy which angered his mother, Queen Victoria. He was a reformer and modernizer, but also an elitist.
Director: John Gorrie
Stars: Annette Crosbie, Timothy West, Helen Ryan, Felicity Kendal, ...

Better Times (2004)

Biography, Drama, History

Starting in 1949, the series follows four young Danes through 25 years of history and personal developments in a story about finding yourself in a world of changes.
Director: Charlotte Sieling, Henrik Ruben Genz, Lone Scherfig
Stars: Anne Louise Hassing, Anders W. Berthelsen, Maibritt Saerens, Waage Sandø, ...

Monumental Mysteries (2013)

Biography, History, Mystery

Monumental Mysteries scours the country for America's most extraordinary monuments and reveals the amazing mysteries hidden. From New York's iconic Chrysler Building that was once the site of a stunning display of an architectural chicanery, to a huge clock on the island of Hawaii where the hands are forever frozen in time, these are just some of the tales revealed. This series visits the statues, memorials, national parks, gravestones and sculptures which commemorate our nation's most notorious crimes, scandals, disasters and intriguing events of all time.
Director:
Stars: Don Wildman, Paul Meltzer, Jim Rosenbloom, Jenna Ciralli, ...