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List of biographical films

This is a list of biographical films:

    * 1 Before 1950
    * 2 1950-1969
    * 3 1970-1989
    * 4 1990-1999
    * 5 2000-2004
    * 6 2005-2009

 Before 1950
Film     Subject(s)     Lead Actor or Actress     Year
Cyrano de Bergerac     Cyrano de Bergerac     Benoît-Constant Coquelin     1900
Napoléon     Napoleon Bonaparte     Albert Dieudonné     1927
The Patriot     Tsar Paul I of Russia     Emil Jannings     1928
The Story of Louis Pasteur     Louis Pasteur     Paul Muni     1935
The Great Ziegfeld     Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.     William Powell     1936
The Life of Emile Zola     Émile Zola     Paul Muni     1937
Marie Antoinette     Marie Antoinette     Norma Shearer     1938
The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle     Vernon and Irene Castle     Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers     1939
Abe Lincoln in Illinois     Abraham Lincoln     Raymond Massey     1940
Knute Rockne, All American     Knute Rockne     Pat O'Brien     1940
Sergeant York     Alvin York     Gary Cooper     1941
Yankee Doodle Dandy     George M. Cohan     James Cagney     1942
The Adventures of Mark Twain     Mark Twain     Fredric March     1944
Film     Subject(s)     Lead Actor or Actress     Year
Cyrano de Bergerac     Cyrano de Bergerac     José Ferrer     1950
The Glenn Miller Story     Glenn Miller     James Stewart     1953
Viva Zapata!     Emiliano Zapata     Marlon Brando     1954
Interrupted Melody     Marjorie Lawrence     Eleanor Parker     1955
The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing     Evelyn Nesbit     Joan Collins     1955
Richard III     Richard III of England     Laurence Olivier     1955
Somebody Up There Likes Me     Rocky Graziano     Paul Newman     1956
The Diary of Anne Frank     Anne Frank     Millie Perkins     1959
Sunrise at Campobello     Franklin D. Roosevelt     Ralph Bellamy     1960
Lawrence of Arabia     T. E. Lawrence     Peter O'Toole     1962
The Miracle Worker     Hellen Keller     Patty Duke     1962
Elgar     Edward Elgar     Peter Brett     1962
The Debussy Film     Claude Debussy     Oliver Reed     1965
Andrei Rublev     Andrei Rublev     Anatoli Solonitsyn     1966
Isadora Duncan - The Biggest Dancer in the World     Isadora Duncan     Vivian Pickles     1966
Bonnie and Clyde     Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker     Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway     1967
The Color of Pomegranates     Sayat Nova     Sofiko Chiaureli, others     1968
Funny Girl     Fanny Brice     Barbra Streisand     1968
Isadora     Isadora Duncan     Vanessa Redgrave     1968
Film     Subject(s)     Lead Actor or Actress     Year
Patton     George Patton     George C. Scott     1970
Lady Sings the Blues     Billie Holiday     Diana Ross     1972
Lenny     Lenny Bruce     Dustin Hoffman     1974
L'Histoire d'Adèle H.     Adèle Hugo     Isabelle Adjani     1975
W.C. Fields and Me     W.C. Fields     Rod Steiger     1976
Gable and Lombard     Clark Gable and Carole Lombard     James Brolin and Jill Clayburgh     1976
Bruce Lee: The Man, the Myth     Bruce Lee     Bruce Li     1976
MacArthur     Douglas MacArthur     Gregory Peck     1977
The Buddy Holly Story     Buddy Holly     Gary Busey     1978
La Vida y Poesia de Julia de Burgos     Julia de Burgos     Ana Li Diaz     1978
Coal Miner's Daughter     Loretta Lynn     Sissy Spacek     1980
Raging Bull     Jake La Motta     Robert De Niro     1980
The Elephant Man     Joseph Merrick     John Hurt     1980
Lion of the Desert     Omar Mukhtar     Anthony Quinn     1981
Mommie Dearest     Joan Crawford     Faye Dunaway     1981
Reds     John Reed     Warren Beatty     1981
Gandhi     Mahatma Gandhi     Ben Kingsley     1982
Frances     Frances Farmer     Jessica Lange     1982
Danton     Georges Danton     Gérard Depardieu     1983
Silkwood     Karen Silkwood     Meryl Streep     1983
Amadeus     Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio Salieri     Tom Hulce and F. Murray Abraham     1984
Out of Africa     Karen Blixen     Meryl Streep     1985
Mask     Roy L. Dennis and Florence Dennis     Eric Stoltz and Cher     1985
Sid & Nancy     Sid Vicious and Nancy Spungen     Gary Oldman and Chloe Webb     1985
The Boy in Blue     Ned Hanlan     Nicolas Cage     1986
La Bamba     Ritchie Valens     Lou Diamond Phillips     1987
The Last Emperor     Pu-Yi     John Lone     1987
Camille Claudel     Camille Claudel     Isabelle Adjani     1988
Gorillas in the Mist     Dian Fossey     Sigourney Weaver     1988
A Cry in the Dark     Lindy Chamberlain     Meryl Streep     1988
My Left Foot     Christy Brown     Daniel Day-Lewis     1989
Film     Subject(s)     Lead Actor or Actress     Year
Goodfellas     Henry Hill     Ray Liotta     1990
Cabeza de Vaca     Cabeza de Vaca     Juan Diego     1991
The Doors     Jim Morrison     Val Kilmer     1991
Chaplin     Charlie Chaplin     Robert Downey Jr.     1992
Malcolm X     Malcolm X     Denzel Washington     1992
Searching for Bobby Fischer     Joshua Waitzkin     Max Pomeranc     1993
Shrinatha Kavi Sarvabhowma     Srinatha     Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao     1993
What's Love Got to Do with It?     Tina Turner     Angela Bassett     1993
Ed Wood     Ed Wood, Jr.     Johnny Depp     1994
La Reine Margot     Queen Margot     Isabelle Adjani     1994
Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle     Dorothy Parker     Jennifer Jason Leigh     1994
Nixon     Richard Nixon     Anthony Hopkins     1995
Total Eclipse     Arthur Rimbaud and Paul Verlaine     Leonardo DiCaprio and David Thewlis     1995
Basquiat     Jean-Michel Basquiat     Jeffrey Wright     1996
Shine     David Helfgott     Geoffrey Rush and Noah Taylor     1996
Michael Collins     Michael Collins     Liam Neeson     1996
The People vs. Larry Flynt     Larry Flynt     Woody Harrelson     1996
Evita     Eva Perón     Madonna     1996
Rasputin: Dark Servant of Destiny     Grigori Rasputin     Alan Rickman     1996
Selena     Selena     Jennifer Lopez     1997
Without Limits     Steve Prefontaine     Billy Crudup     1998
Elizabeth     Elizabeth I     Cate Blanchett     1998
Boys Don't Cry     Brandon Teena     Hilary Swank     1999
Man on the Moon     Andy Kaufman     Jim Carrey     1999
Moloch     Adolf Hitler     Leonid Mozgovoy     1999
October Sky     Homer Hickam     Jake Gyllenhaal     1999
Girl, Interrupted     Susanna Kaysen     Winona Ryder     1999
Film     Subject(s)     Lead Actor or Actress     Year
Before Night Falls     Reinaldo Arenas     Javier Bardem     2000
Pollock     Jackson Pollock     Ed Harris     2000

Steal This Movie     Abbie Hoffman     Vincent D'Onofrio     2000
Daydream Believers: The Monkees Story     The Monkees (Davy Jones, Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, and Peter Tork)     George Stanchev (Davy), Aaron Lohr (Micky), Jeff Geddis (Michael), L.B. Fisher (Peter)     2000
Blow     George Jung     Johnny Depp     2001
In the Time Of Butterflies     Minerva Mirabal     Salma Hayek     2001
James Dean     James Dean     James Franco     2001
Anne Frank: The Whole Story     Anne Frank     Hannah Taylor-Gordon     2001
Ali     Muhammad Ali     Will Smith     2001
A Beautiful Mind     John Nash     Russell Crowe     2001
Iris     Iris Murdoch     Judi Dench, Kate Winslet (young)     2001
Taurus     Vladimir Lenin     Leonid Mozgovoy     2001
Frida     Frida Kahlo     Salma Hayek     2002
Fidel     Fidel Castro     Víctor Huggo Martin     2002
The Pianist     Władysław Szpilman     Adrien Brody     2002
Monster     Aileen Wuornos     Charlize Theron     2003
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind     Chuck Barris     Sam Rockwell     2003
Party Monster     Michael Alig     Macauley Culkin     2003
Wonderland     John Holmes     Val Kilmer     2003
Bettie Page: Dark Angel     Bettie Page     Paige Richards     2004
Alexander     Alexander the Great     Colin Farrell     2004
Donwnfall     Adolf Hitler     Bruno Ganz     2004
The Sea Inside     Ramon Sampedro     Javier Bardem     2004
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers     Peter Sellers     Geoffrey Rush     2004
The Mystery of Natalie Wood     Natalie Wood     Justine Waddell     2004

The Aviator     Howard Hughes     Leonardo DiCaprio     2004
De-Lovely     Cole Porter     Kevin Kline     2004
Finding Neverland     J.M. Barrie     Johnny Depp     2004
Ray     Ray Charles     Jamie Foxx     2004
Beyond the Sea     Bobby Darin     Kevin Spacey     2004
Kinsey     Alfred Kinsey     Liam Neeson     2004
Film     Subject(s)     Lead Actor or Actress     Year
Domino     Domino Harvey     Keira Knightley     2005
Sophie Scholl: The Final Days     Sophie Scholl     Julia Jentsch     2005
The Sun     Emperor Hirohito     Issei Ogata     2005
The Libertine     John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester     Johnny Depp     2005
Cinderella Man     James J. Braddock     Russel Crowe and Renée Zellweger     2005
Capote     Truman Capote     Philip Seymour Hoffman     2005
Walk the Line     Johnny and June Carter Cash     Joaquin Phoenix and Reese Witherspoon     2005
Good Night, and Good Luck.     Edward R. Murrow     David Strathairn     2005
The Notorious Bettie Page     Bettie Page     Gretchen Mol     2005
El Benny     Benny Moré     Renny Arozarena     2006
Hollywoodland     George Reeves     Ben Affleck     2006
The Last King of Scotland     Idi Amin     Forrest Whitaker     2006
Infamous     Truman Capote     Toby Jones     2006
The Queen     Queen Elizabeth II     Helen Mirren     2006
Marie Antoinette     Marie Antoinette     Kirsten Dunst     2006
The Pursuit of Happyness     Christopher Gardner     Will Smith     2006
Fur- An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus     Diane Arbus     Nicole Kidman     2006
Miss Potter     Beatrix Potter     Renée Zellweger     2006
Factory Girl     Edie Sedgwick     Sienna Miller     2006
Becoming Jane     Jane Austen     Anne Hathaway     2007
El Cantante     Hector Lavoe     Marc Anthony     2007
Mystery White Boy     Jeff Buckley     Unconfirmed     2007
The Singer     Hector Lavoe     Raul Carbonell     2007
The Passenger     Iggy Pop     Elijah Wood     2007
Gospel According to Janis     Janis Joplin     Zooey Deschanel     2008
Guerilla     Ché Guevara     Benicio Del Toro     2008

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