Biography, Mystery (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Medici: Masters of Florence (2016– )
60 min | Biography, Drama, History
A political family drama set in Florence in the early fifteenth century. Cosimo de Medici finds himself at the helm of his banking dynasty when his father, Giovanni, dies suddenly.
2. All the Money in the World (2017)
16 | 132 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
Votes: 55,964 | Gross: $25.11M
3. Three Identical Strangers (2018)
PG-13 | 96 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
In 1980 New York, three young men who were all adopted meet each other and find out they're triplets who were separated at birth. But their quest to find out why turns into a bizarre and sinister mystery.
Votes: 9,472 | Gross: $12.32M
7. Winchester (2018)
16 | 99 min | Biography, Fantasy, Horror
Ensconced in her sprawling California mansion, eccentric firearm heiress Sarah Winchester believes she is haunted by the souls of people killed by the Winchester repeating rifle.
Votes: 21,582 | Gross: $25.09M
8. Kill the Messenger (2014)
12 | 112 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
Journalist Gary Webb, California 1996, started investigating CIA's role in the 1980s in getting crack cocaine to the black part of LA to get money and weapons to the Contras/freedom fighters in Nicaragua.
Votes: 40,302 | Gross: $2.45M
9. Loving Vincent (2017)
9 | 94 min | Animation, Biography, Crime
In a story depicted in oil painted animation, a young man comes to the last hometown of painter Vincent van Gogh to deliver the troubled artist's final letter and ends up investigating his final days there.
Votes: 36,380 | Gross: $6.74M
10. The Professor and the Madman (2019)
Biography, Drama, Mystery | Completed
Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century, and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum, Dr. William Minor.
12. The Mercy (2018)
6 | 112 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama
The incredible story of amateur sailor Donald Crowhurst and his solo attempt to circumnavigate the globe. The struggles he confronted on the journey while his family awaited his return is one of the most enduring mysteries of recent times.
13. Changeling (2008)
16 | 141 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
A grief-stricken mother takes on the LAPD to her own detriment when it tries to pass off an obvious impostor as her missing child.
Votes: 220,498 | Gross: $35.74M
14. Fire in the Sky (1993)
PG-13 | 109 min | Biography, Drama, Fantasy
An Arizona logger mysteriously disappears for five days in an alleged encounter with a flying saucer in 1975.
Votes: 18,718 | Gross: $20.10M
15. Bose: Dead/Alive (2017)
20 min | Biography, History, Mystery
The man. The legend. The mystery. He fascinated us in life, and long after his "death". This is the story of India's biggest cover-up: Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and the mystery of his alleged death.
16. Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (2012– )
Documentary, Biography, History
Harvard educator Henry Louis Gates Jr. hosts this enlightening PBS series that examines "the DNA of American culture" through an extensive discovery of the ancestors of today's celebrities.... See full summary »
17. Hollywoodland (2006)
R | 126 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
Votes: 31,213 | Gross: $14.42M
18. Reversal of Fortune (1990)
111 min | Biography, Drama, Mystery
Wealthy Sunny von Bülow lies brain-dead, husband Claus guilty of attempted murder; but he says he's innocent and hires Alan Dershowitz for his appeal.
Votes: 12,909 | Gross: $15.45M
19. A Tale of Love and Darkness (2015)
12 | 95 min | Biography, Drama, History
The story of Amos Oz's youth, set against the backdrop of the end of the British Mandate for Palestine and the early years of the State of Israel. The film details the young man's relationship with his mother and his beginnings as a writer, while looking at what happens when the stories we tell become the stories we live.
Votes: 2,901 | Gross: $0.57M
20. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (2017 TV Movie)
93 min | Biography, Drama, History
An African-American woman becomes an unwitting pioneer for medical breakthroughs when her cells are used to create the first immortal human cell line in the early 1950s.
21. Missing (1982)
122 min | Biography, Drama, History
When an idealistic American writer disappears during the Chilean coup d'état in September 1973, his wife and father try to find him.
Votes: 16,292 | Gross: $14.00M
25. God Knows Where I Am (2016)
97 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
Through diary entries, this documentary follows the life and death of homeless woman Linda Bishop and her struggles with starvation, sanity and God.
26. La femme la plus assassinée du monde (2018)
102 min | Biography, Drama, Mystery
Paula Maxa is the Parisian Grand Guignol Theatre's leading lady, famous for being murdered on stage every day. But is there a link between the theatre and a series of gruesome real-life murders?
27. Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna (1986 TV Movie)
12 | 200 min | Biography, Drama, Mystery
Story of Anna Anderson, who claimed to be Anastasia Romanov, the only "surviving" child of the last Czar and Czarina of Russia.
28. The Girl in the Bathtub (2018 TV Movie)
Biography, Drama, Mystery
Based on the real life mystery surrounding the death of Julia Law, a young paralegal whose body was found in the apartment of her boss and lover, a prominent Philadelphia lawyer. Was it murder or something more complicated?
31. Finding Vivian Maier (2013)
AL | 83 min | Documentary, Biography, Mystery
A documentary on the late Vivian Maier, a nanny whose previously unknown cache of 100,000 photographs earned her a posthumous reputation as one of the most accomplished street photographers.
Votes: 11,748 | Gross: $1.51M
32. Intruders (1992– )
163 min | Biography, Horror, Mystery
All over the world, people report they've been visited by aliens, taken aboard spaceships and medically examined. The authorities appear to know all about these visits but won't acknowledge... See full summary »
34. Jack Strong (2014)
16 | 128 min | Action, Biography, Crime
The most spectacular Polish spy of the Cold War era, Colonel Ryszard Kuklinski, informs Americans about the Communist Bloc's top secrets in the face of the upcoming martial law.
35. Who Took Johnny (2014)
81 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
WHO TOOK JOHNNY is an examination into an infamous thirty-year-old cold case: the disappearance of Iowa paperboy Johnny Gosch, the first missing child to appear on a milk carton. The film ... See full summary »
36. The Witness (I) (2015)
89 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime
The brother of Kitty Genovese investigates the circumstances of her murder and the truth of the story that dozens of locals witnessed the crime and did nothing to intervene.
37. Digging Up the Marrow (2014)
89 min | Biography, Drama, Fantasy
A documentary exploring genre based monster art takes an odd turn when the filmmakers are contacted by a man who claims he can prove that monsters are indeed real.
38. Nightwatching (2007)
R | 134 min | Biography, Drama, History
An extravagant, exotic and moving look at Rembrandt's romantic and professional life, and the controversy he created by the identification of a murderer in the painting 'The Night Watch'.
39. The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden (2013)
120 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime
About a series of unsolved disappearances on the Galapagos Island of Floreana in the 1930s.
Votes: 1,183 | Gross: $0.25M
40. Child of Rage (1992 TV Movie)
94 min | Biography, Drama, Horror
A priest and his wife adopt a brother and a sister, but the girl has terrible outbursts of rage. They get her in treatment and try to find out the reason for this.
41. Ted Bundy Had a Son (2019)
Biography, Crime, Drama | Post-production
Part documentary, part fiction, part mockumentary, the film follows notorious serial killer Brandon, also known as Reid Ryan Allen, and documents the affects he's made on all of us ... See full summary »
Directors: Robert Alesandro, Lluvia Almanza, Amish, Vicky Bagley, Glenn Berggoetz, Greg Boyea, Anthony Caligiuri, Richard Chandler, Nick Charles, Quevin Chase, Ralitsa Chobanova, Doug Christman, Cris Cochrane, Acadia Colan, Gregor Collins, Ice Cool, Iris Crenshaw, Sabrina Culver, Amanda DaSilva, Bryden Elliott DiGennaro, Gino DiNardo, Eveline Dunlap, Shelley Fairbanks, Rosann Ferrier, Richard Funston, Scott Geiter, Gustaf Genz, Marc Hockl, Tessa Hold, Ken Holmes, Jason Impey, Connor Komoroski, Michael Lake, Kevin Lapham, Steve Mack, Vincent Maeder, Amanda Marie, Spencer Mathis, N. Meridian, Chris Miller, Gant Montgomery, Wilhelm Müller, Dena Navarroli, Tony Newton, Jerry O' Nofre, Timothy Patrick O'Neill, Saveaya Oz, Darshan Patel, Steven Perillo, Daniel J. Pico, Chris Pinto, Nancy Pinto, Navah Raphael, Shane Ryan, Brian t Shirley, Chane Singletary, Lilith Singson, Hunter Smith, Travis Lance Sosa, Don Thomas, O'Neil Thomas, Luke Y. Thompson, Suzana Trifkovic, Jagger Trouant, Teresa Tuttle, Mark Valeriano, Gary Lee Vincent, Branden Vives, Shaniqua Wade, Garrett D. West, Devin Williams, Klaudia Lucia Wyzykiewicz, Chuck Chapman, Krister Twizz Forsberg, Dean Houlihan, Alan McLoughlin, Domenic Migliore, Dywayne Thomas, Michael Bilinski, Roman Brion, Sophia Cacciola, Jimmy Champane, Alex DiVincenzo, Rhys Griffin, Josh Hayes, Maude Michaud, Frank S Petrilli, Michele Rocchi, Shane Schoeppner, Dean Michael Smith | Stars: Mindy Robinson, Donald Trump, Lia Marie Johnson, Barack Obama
42. B.T.K. (2008 Video)
R | 90 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
Inspired by the real-life serial killer, B.T.K is the gruesome story of Dennis L. Rader, a murderer who systematically tortured and killed his victims for over two decades while evading the... See full summary »
43. Le retour de Martin Guerre (1982)
122 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
In medieval France, some villagers challenge a man's claim of identity when he (as he says) returns home from some time in the army.
Votes: 3,641 | Gross: $2.38M
44. Poe (I)
Biography, Mystery | Announced
A chronicle of the legendary American writer's life, from his famous works and bouts with madness and depression, to his mysterious death in 1849.
45. The Mystery of Natalie Wood (2004 TV Movie)
172 min | Biography, Drama, Mystery
Uses accounts from family, friends, and acquaintances to tell the story of Natalie Wood and how she started young, acting in the spotlight, making the transition from a childhood actress to... See full summary »
46. Natalee Holloway (2009 TV Movie)
16 | 96 min | Biography, Drama, Mystery
An 18 year old girl, Natalee Holloway, goes on a senior class trip to Aruba, only to mysteriously disappear after meeting a man at bar.
47. Hostage to the Devil (2016)
90 min | Documentary, Biography, History
A child possessed. An exorcist locked in combat with an ancient evil. In the battle for saving a soul, just who really is the 'Hostage to the Devil'?
48. Who Is the Black Dahlia? (1975 TV Movie)
100 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
In Los Angeles in 1947, a police detective tries to solve the shocking and grisly murder of 22-year-old aspiring actress Elizabeth Short, whose nude body was dumped in a lot after being ... See full summary »
49. The Tillman Story (2010)
R | 94 min | Documentary, Biography, Mystery
Pat Tillman never thought of himself as a hero. His choice to leave a multimillion-dollar football contract and join the military wasn't done for any reason other than he felt it was the ... See full summary »
Votes: 4,255 | Gross: $0.80M
50. The Jeffrey Dahmer Files (2012)
76 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime
An experimental documentary that uses archival footage, interviews, and fictionalized scenarios to tell the story of the people around Jeffrey Dahmer, during the summer of his arrest in 1991.