Biography Documentaries

For those interested in particular high-profile individuals, the Biography category delves deep into the lives of particular peoples of interest. Biography is an inside look into the life, work and social contributions of these extraordinary people.

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Who is Peter Joseph?

Who is Peter Joseph?

In late 2009, Charles Robinson was able to interview Peter Joseph, the creator of Zeitgeist: The ...

8.5 Views: 18,123
Biography

Theodore J. Kaczynski - The Unabomber

Theodore J. Kaczynski - The Unabomber

FBI agents, including Oliver "Buck" Revell, who headed the Unabom investigation, trace the often-...

6.5 Views: 19,543
Biography

The Legend Of Marilyn Monroe

The Legend Of Marilyn Monroe

A documentary about the life and career of 1950s sex symbol Marilyn Monroe, narrated by director ...

6.7 Views: 22,722
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The James Dean Story

The James Dean Story

This documentary, which was undertaken soon after James Dean's death, looks at Dean's life throug...

6.0 Views: 17,030
Biography

Steve Jobs - Billion Dollar Hippy

Steve Jobs - Billion Dollar Hippy

Evan Davis traces the history of Steve Jobs' time in control at Apple, with contributions from in...

4.8 Views: 18,387
Biography

Michael Jordan to the Max

Michael Jordan to the Max

Michael Jordan to the Max is an American documentary released in IMAX in 2000. The film is about ...

7.1 Views: 17,579
Biography

Mao's Bloody Revolution Revealed

Mao's Bloody Revolution Revealed

Mao's Bloody Revolution Revealed is hosted by Philip Short, BBC correspondent and author of Mao: ...

6.8 Views: 19,880
Biography

I Am Alive - Surviving the Andes Plane Crash

I Am Alive - Surviving the Andes Plane Crash

A personal account tells the harrowing story of 16 rugby players who survived a 1972 ...

7.6 Views: 23,730
Biography

From Russia to Hollywood

From Russia to Hollywood

Michael Chekhov and George Shdanoff were Russian expatriates who came to Hollywood an...

5.0 Views: 17,162
Biography

Comic Book Superheroes Unmasked

Comic Book Superheroes Unmasked

Comic Book Superheros Unmasked is a special on The History Channel about the history of the comic...

7.8 Views: 19,132
Biography

Biography - Mafia - Genovese

Biography - Mafia - Genovese

Biography is basically the be-all and end-all of historical narrativeson television today. The sh...

7.1 Views: 19,003
Biography

Batman Unmasked

Batman Unmasked

Delve into the world of Batman and the vigilante justice that he brought to the city of Gotham. B...

7.1 Views: 11,365
Biography

Ataturk

Ataturk

Mustafa Kemal Ataturk is one of the most important statesmen of the twentieth century. He was an ...

6.0 Views: 12,555
Biography

Amy Winehouse - What Really Happened

Amy Winehouse - What Really Happened

Amy Winehouse was a popular singer and songwriter, winner of 5 Grammy awards. She was successful ...

5.4 Views: 15,013
Biography

Amy Winehouse - The Girl Done Good

Amy Winehouse - The Girl Done Good

Amy Winehouse The Girl Done Good is a review of her music and career to date. Drawing on rare and...

6.5 Views: 12,670
Biography

The House of Rothschild - The Money's Prophets

The House of Rothschild - The Money's Prophets

In his rich and nuanced portrait of the remarkable, elusive Rothschild family, Oxford scholar and...

7.1 Views: 37,841
Biography