Top 10 Best Biopic Movies All Time

Biopic movies are those movies which depict real people in their real life situations. Here is 10 best biopic movies of all times.

10. Frida


This is a film which was directed by Julie Taymor in 2002 as the title suggests, tells the story of Frida Kahlo a Mexican painter. This Frida movie won 17 awards in 47 nominations. The awards included one Golden Globe, two Oscars, one British Film Academ Award and four Imagen.

9. The Social Network

The Social Network

This film was directed by David Fincher in 2010 and it tells of a story of Mark Zuckerberg, Sean Parker and Eduardo Saverin. This film was a great commercial success and out of 202 nominations, it won 122 awards. The awards included two BAFTAs, four Golden Globes, one Cesar award and two Oscars.

8. The Aviator

The Aviator

This film directed by Martin Scorsese in 2004 tells of the story of Howard Hughes which is played by actor Leonardo Di Carprio. It also had some real starcast who played real life characters like Kate Beckinsale as Ava Gardner and Cate Blanchett as Katharine Hepburn. It was one of the most commercially successful films of 2004 and won three Golden Globes, four British Academy Film Awards, and five Oscars

7. Raging Bull

Raging Bull

This a 1980 film,  which was directed by Martin Scorsese and it starred Robert DI Nero, an Italian American Middleweight boxer as Jake LaMotta.This character drove himself to self destruction due to his obsession for sexual jealousy, rage and had an animalistic appetite which broke his relationship with his wife and family.

6. The Hours

The Hours

Directed by Stephen Daldry, this 2002 movie tells the story of three women. Virginia Woolf plays as Nicole Kidman. It is a class film which won 26 awards out of 84 nominations: two British Academy Film Awards, two Golden Globes, and one Oscar.

5. The King’s Speech

The King’s Speech

The King’s Speech is a 2010 British historical drama which was directed by Tom Hooper. This is a story of Kinng George VI which was played perfectly well by Colin Firth and made the film to win, out of 212 nominations, 78 awardsthat  included 7 BAFTAs, 1 Golden Globes, and 4 Oscars which included one for Best Pictures.

4. Capote


Directed by Bennet Miller, this 2005 film tells a story of Truman Capole which is played by Phillip Seymour Hoffman. It won the best films of the year award for 2005. In addition to that, it won one Golden Globes,  one BAFTAs, one Oscar and One Screen Actors Guild Award.

3. The Last Emperor

The Last Emperor

This is a 1987 film,  which was directed by Bernardo Bertolucci. It tells a story of Puyi,  China’s last Emperor, Jone Lone which is played by the title character, thus making it to be regarded as one of the greatest films ever made. It won nine Oscars with one of them being for Best Director and another for Best Pictures.

2. La Vie en Rose

La Vie en Rose

La Vie en Rose was a 2007 film, which was directed by Olivier Dahan. It tells a story of Edith Piaf, a role played by Marion Cotillard  and which made her win the Oscar for the Best Actress of the Year. The film was considered as one of the best films of the year.

1.  Schindler’s List

Schindler’s List

This is a 1993 film which was directed by Steven Spielberg. Oskar Schindler is the main actor a role played by Liam Neeson. He is a German businessman who saved thousands of lives during the Holocaust  by employing the troubled Polish-Jewish refugees in his factories. It is a film which is regarded as the greatest film ever made and it was once ranked 8th on the list of the top 100 American films of all times which wascompiled by the American Film Institute.

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