More Movies Like Mr. Jones (2019)

Movies to watch if you like Mr. Jones (2019).

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Tom of Finland (2017)

Starring: Pekka Strang, Seumas F. Sargent, Chris Myland, Alf Myreen
Duration: 1h 57mins
Genres: Biography, Drama

Tom of Finland is a 2017 Finnish biographical drama film directed by Dome Karukoski and written by Aleksi Bardy.
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Never Look Away (2018)

Starring: Tom Schilling, Sebastian Koch, Paula Beer, Saskia Rosendahl
Duration: 3h 9mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Romance

As a small child during the Nazi era, protagonist Kurt Barnert (inspired by Gerhard Richter) visits the traveling exhibition "Entartete Kunst" ("Degenerate Art") in Dresden with his beautiful and eccentric young aunt Elisabeth (Saskia Rosendahl).
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The Fifth Estate (2013)

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Daniel Brühl, Carice van Houten, Alicia Vikander
Duration: 2h 8mins
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

The story opens in 2010, with the release of the Afghan War Logs.
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Legend (2015)

Starring: Tom Hardy, Emily Browning, Taron Egerton, Paul Anderson
Duration: 2h 12mins
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

In the 1960s, Reggie Kray is a former boxer who has become an important part of the criminal underground in London.
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Tesla (2020)

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Eve Hewson, Eli A. Smith, Josh Hamilton
Duration: 1h 42mins
Genres: Biography, Drama

The narrator tells how Nikola Tesla, as a small child, saw electricity when petting his cat.
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Lovelace (2013)

Starring: Amanda Seyfried, Peter Sarsgaard, Sharon Stone, Juno Temple
Duration: 1h 33mins
Genres: Biography, Drama

In 1970, 20-year-old Linda Susan Boreman is living with her parents in Florida, having moved from New York.
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Prick Up Your Ears (1987)

Starring: Gary Oldman, Alfred Molina, Vanessa Redgrave, Wallace Shawn
Duration: 1h 45mins
Genres: Biography, Drama

Islington, 9 August 1967. Literary agent Peggy Ramsay knocks on the door of playwright Joe Orton and his lover Kenneth Halliwell, but nobody opens. She calls the police.
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Snowden (2016)

Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Shailene Woodley, Melissa Leo, Zachary Quinto
Duration: 2h 14mins
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

In 2013, Edward Snowden arranges a clandestine meeting in Hong Kong with documentarian Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald.
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Operation Finale (2018)

Starring: Oscar Isaac, Ben Kingsley, Mélanie Laurent, Lior Raz
Duration: 2h 2mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

After World War II ends, Holocaust mastermind Adolf Eichmann (Ben Kingsley) disappears; other Nazi leaders commit suicide and none face trial for their crimes.
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The Last King of Scotland (2006)

Starring: James McAvoy, Forest Whitaker, Gillian Anderson, Kerry Washington
Duration: 2h 3mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

In 1970, Nicholas Garrigan graduates from medical school at the University of Edinburgh.
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A Private War (2018)

Starring: Rosamund Pike, Alexandra Moen, Tom Hollander, Faye Marsay
Duration: 1h 50mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, War

Marie Colvin is an American journalist for The Sunday Times, visiting the most dangerous countries and documenting their civil wars.
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The Insider (1999)

Starring: Russell Crowe, Al Pacino, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora
Duration: 2h 37mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Thriller

During a prologue CBS producer Lowell Bergman convinces the founder of Hezbollah, Sheikh Fadlallah, to grant an interview to Mike Wallace for 60 Minutes.
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Fair Game (2010)

Starring: Naomi Watts, Sean Penn, Sonya Davison, Vanessa Chong
Duration: 1h 48mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Thriller

Valerie Plame is employed by the Central Intelligence Agency, a fact known outside the agency to no one except her husband and parents.
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Chappaquiddick (2017)

Starring: Jason Clarke, Kate Mara, Ed Helms, Bruce Dern
Duration: 1h 46mins
Genres: Drama, History, Thriller

In July 1969, Senator Ted Kennedy is asked in an interview how it feels to stand in the shadow of his dead brothers John and Bobby.
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The Glass Castle (2017)

Starring: Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson, Naomi Watts, Ella Anderson
Duration: 2h 7mins
Genres: Biography, Drama

As a child, Jeannette Walls lives a nomadic life with her painter mother Rose, her intelligent but irresponsible father Rex, older sister Lori, and younger brother Brian.
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Rendition (2007)

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Jake Gyllenhaal, Peter Sarsgaard, Alan Arkin
Duration: 2h 2mins
Genres: Drama, Thriller

In North Africa, CIA analyst Douglas Freeman (Jake Gyllenhaal) briefs an agent.
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Midnight Express (1978)

Starring: Brad Davis, Irene Miracle, Bo Hopkins, Paolo Bonacelli
Duration: 2h 1mins
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

Midnight Express is a 1978 prison neo noir drama film directed by Alan Parker, produced by David Puttnam and written by Oliver Stone, based on Billy Hayes' 1977 non-fiction book Midnight Express.
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Jimmy P. (2013)

Starring: Benicio Del Toro, Mathieu Amalric, Gina McKee, Larry Pine
Duration: 1h 57mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Thriller

Jimmy P: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian is a 2013 French drama film directed by Arnaud Desplechin. Jimmy P.
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Shirley (2020)

Starring: Elisabeth Moss, Odessa Young, Michael Stuhlbarg, Logan Lerman
Duration: 1h 47mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Mystery

Fred and Rose Nemser are newlyweds relocating to Bennington College for Fred's job as a lecturer.
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Veronica Guerin (2003)

Starring: Cate Blanchett, Colin Farrell, Brenda Fricker, Ciarán Hinds
Duration: 1h 38mins
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

Veronica Guerin, a crime reporter for the Sunday Independent, becomes aware of how much Dublin's illegal drug trade is encroaching upon the lives of its working class, especially the children, and vows to expose the men responsible.
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