True Stories

43 items
Radio
Radio
Radio
2003
PG
In a racially divided town, coach Jones (Ed Harris) spots a mentally disabled African-American student named Radio (Cuba Gooding Jr.)...
Drama
The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc
The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc
The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc
1999
18+
Mystic, maiden, martyr - whatever you choose to call her, it is difficult to dispute that Joan of Arc led a remarkably accomplished life...
Drama
Casualties of Love: The Long Island Lolita Story
Casualties of Love: The Long Island Lolita Story
Casualties of Love: The Long Island Lolita Story
1993
14+
Teenage Amy Fisher (Alyssa Milano) shoots and wounds the wife (Phyllis Lyons) of a man (Jack Scalia) she calls her lover.
Drama
Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling
Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling
Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling
18+
Although Jo Jo Dancer (Richard Pryor) has achieved success as a stand-up comedian, he hasn't found happiness. After receiving severe...
Drama
The Hunt for the BTK Killer
The Hunt for the BTK Killer
The Hunt for the BTK Killer
2005
18+
Police (Robert Forster, Michael Michele) in Wichita, Kan., try to find the perpetrator (Gregg Henry) of a string of murders beginning in...
Drama
Immortal Beloved
Immortal Beloved
Immortal Beloved
1994
18+
This biography chronicles the life of infamous classical composer Ludwig van Beethoven (Gary Oldman) and his painful struggle with...
Drama
The Beach Boys: An American Family (Part 1)
The Beach Boys: An American Family (Part 1)
The Beach Boys: An American Family (Part 1)
PG
This movie re-creates the life stories of the members of the rock group "The Beach Boys". The film focuses primarily on the Wilson...
Drama
The Beach Boys: An American Family (Part 2)
The Beach Boys: An American Family (Part 2)
The Beach Boys: An American Family (Part 2)
PG
This movie re-creates the life stories of the members of the rock group "The Beach Boys". The film focuses primarily on the Wilson...
Drama
Drew Peterson: Untouchable
Drew Peterson: Untouchable
Drew Peterson: Untouchable
2012
14+
Suspicion falls on police officer Drew Peterson (Rob Lowe) when his fourth wife (Kaley Cuoco) disappears.
Drama
The Fog of War
The Fog of War
The Fog of War
2003
14+
Former corporate whiz kid Robert McNamara was the controversial Secretary of Defense in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations, during...
Drama
Justice for Natalee Holloway
Justice for Natalee Holloway
Justice for Natalee Holloway
2011
14+
The mother (Tracy Pollan) of a missing teenager (Amy Gumenick) works with law enforcement officers to find justice for her daughter.
Drama
Ali
Ali
Ali
2001
14+
With wit and athletic genius, with defiant rage and inner grace, Muhammad Ali forever changed the American landscape. Fighting all comers...
Biography
Cadillac Records
Cadillac Records
Cadillac Records
2008
18+
In 1947 Chicago, Polish emigrant and bar owner Leonard Chess (Adrien Brody) hires a blues combo that includes guitarist Muddy Waters...
Drama
Marie Antoinette
Marie Antoinette
Marie Antoinette
2006
PG
The retelling of France's iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette. From her marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19.
BiographyHistoryDrama
Funny Girl
Funny Girl
Funny Girl
1968
PG
In this bittersweet, classic musical drama, the vibrant and beautiful young Fanny Brice (Barbra Streisand) starts out as a bit player on...
ComedyMusic
One Direction: This Is Us
One Direction: This Is Us
One Direction: This Is Us
2013
PG
Groomed for stardom by "X-Factor's" Simon Cowell, the members of pop supergroup One Direction -- Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Harry Styles...
Drama
Lawrence of Arabia
Lawrence of Arabia
Lawrence of Arabia
1962
PG
Due to his knowledge of the native Bedouin tribes, British Lieutenant T.E. Lawrence (Peter O'Toole) is sent to Arabia to find Prince...
Classics
The Perfect Husband
The Perfect Husband
The Perfect Husband
2004
14+
Scott Peterson (Dean Cain) proclaims his innocence after authorities accuse him of murdering his pregnant wife.
Drama
The Buddy Holly Story
The Buddy Holly Story
The Buddy Holly Story
1978
PG
A chronicle of the rise and brief career of rock 'n' roll star Buddy Holly (Gary Busey), who aspires to play music the way he wants it to...
Drama
Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story
Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story
Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story
1995
14+
Colonel Margarethe Cammermeyer (Glenn Close) is a dedicated mother and medical officer who has spent most of her life serving in the...
Drama
The End of the Tour
The End of the Tour
The End of the Tour
2015
18+
Writer and journalist David Lipsky (Jesse Eisenberg) interviews author David Foster Wallace (Jason Segel) for Rolling Stone magazine.
Drama
Brian's Song (1971)
Brian's Song (1971)
Brian's Song (1971)
1971
PG
Brian Piccolo (James Caan) and Gale Sayers (Billy Dee Williams) are teammates on the mid-1960s Chicago Bears. At a time when professional...
Drama
The Three Stooges
The Three Stooges
The Three Stooges
2000
PG
Two brothers (Paul Ben-Victor, Michael Chiklis) and a friend (Evan Handler) begin in vaudeville and continue on to star in more than 250...
Comedy
Pollock
Pollock
Pollock
2000
18+
In August of 1949, Life Magazine ran a banner headline that begged the question: "Jackson Pollock: Is he the greatest living painter in...
Drama
Anne Frank Remembered
Anne Frank Remembered
Anne Frank Remembered
1995
PG
This moving documentary focuses on young Jewish girl Anne Frank, who became world-renowned after her diary was published. The film...
Drama
Georgia O'Keeffe
Georgia O'Keeffe
Georgia O'Keeffe
2009
14+
A working relationship between artist Georgia O'Keeffe (Joan Allen) and photographer Alfred Stieglitz (Jeremy Irons) leads to love and...
Drama
Power (1980 Mini-Series) (Part 1)
Power (1980 Mini-Series) (Part 1)
Power (1980 Mini-Series) (Part 1)
14+
Loosely based on the life of Jimmy Hoffa, this traces the rise of Tommy Vanda (Joe Don Baker) from a Chicago dock worker to an...
Drama
Power (1980 Mini-Series) (Part 2)
Power (1980 Mini-Series) (Part 2)
Power (1980 Mini-Series) (Part 2)
14+
Loosely based on the life of Jimmy Hoffa, this traces the rise of Tommy Vanda (Joe Don Baker) from a Chicago dock worker to an...
Drama
Brian's Song (2001)
Brian's Song (2001)
Brian's Song (2001)
2001
PG
Although they both play for the Chicago Bears, Brian Piccolo (Sean Maher) is white, a joker and mostly rides the bench while Gale Sayers...
Drama
Auto Focus
Auto Focus
Auto Focus
2002
18+
A successful TV star during the 1960s, former "Hogan's Heroes" actor Bob Crane (Greg Kinnear) projects a wholesome family-man image, but...
Drama