Biopics have now become a hot genre because there’s something about real-life stories of certain individuals that lure filmmakers. It may be an entire lifetime of a person or just a few crucial years that acts as an amazing storyline for a film. It’s no surprise why biopics are able to do so well. Extraordinary stories of successful people or people who had a deeper cause to serve the society, all of these inspire us to live a better life. But these stories become more impactful when they are based on the lives of real individuals. Some make us believe in ourselves and our goals while some restore our faith in humanity.
Last year was huge on biopics with movies like ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, ‘On the Basis of Sex’ and ‘First Man’. The coming years are also jammed up with some great biopics that are already creating a buzz and will surely give us a more in-depth outlook to the lives some great figures who made a difference in this world, which includes the biopic of Leonardo Da Vinci, Sir Elton John’s story in Rocketman and also a J.K Rowling biopic that’s on the way. But till the time these movies come out, you should definitely check out some great biopics that you might have missed out on. The good news is that a great number of these movies are already available on Netflix. So all you have to do is scroll down and choose one of the few biopic movies that we have listed. Here’s the list of really good biopic movies on Netflix that are available to stream right now..
17. The Founder (2016)
‘The Founder’ is the true story of Ray Croc who was a salesman and saw a great business opportunity when he first visited two brothers’ unique food eatery. He turned this restaurant into a worldwide business which we now know as McDonald’s. Even as a salesman, Ray had always been a hustler and a man of ambition. But when life gave him lemons, he made sure that he put them in good use. But a deep look at the movie might just reveal something more. Maybe the movie is not at all about persistence and more about greed and treachery. Watch it to find out more about the happy meal going global.
16. The Fighter (2016)
Marky Mark plays the role of Micky Ward who is struggling boxer and the reluctance and carelessness of his elder brother Dicky (Christian Bale) and family towards his career do not really help. But determined to make something out of his boxing career, Micky Ward does not give up and keeps going with the support of his girlfriend Charlene (Amy Adams). While his elder brother struggles to get rid of his addictions, Micky keeps pushing himself and starts to prove his true potential. Dicky notices the struggles of his brother and decides to help him with his training, which later helps him become the boxer he always wanted to be. ‘The Fighter’ is the perfect film for all the boxing movie fans out there. The film has great music, some amazing performances, and a true story that will surely inspire you.