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List of R-Rated biography movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated biography movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated Biography movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated biography movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated Biography movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated Biography films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated Biography film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

List features The King's Speech, The Untouchables and more.

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What kind of directors have worked on Biography R movies in the past? Clint Eastwood and George Clooney both have, as have other great directors.

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Casino is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Biography Movies
Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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The Untouchables is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R-Rated Biography Movies
Robert De Niro, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner

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Al Pacino, Judd Hirsch, Abraham Murphy

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Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon

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Meg Ryan, Val Kilmer, Kelly Hu

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Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Wahlberg, Juliette Lewis

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Courtney Love, Edward Norton, Woody Harrelson

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Helena Bonham Carter, Colin Firth, Guy Pearce

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Kristen Stewart, Vince Vaughn, Zach Galifianakis

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Ozzy Osbourne, Ted Nugent, Sarah Hyland

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Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne, Khandi Alexander

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James Franco, Sean Penn, Josh Brolin

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Charlize Theron, Christina Ricci, Rose Byrne

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Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Tim Burton

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Alexandra Lara, Bruno Ganz, Thomas Kretschmann

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Julia Roberts, Liam Neeson, Alan Rickman

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Cate Blanchett, Daniel Craig, Lily Allen

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Tom Cruise, Willem Dafoe, Tom Berenger

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Denzel Washington, Liev Schreiber, Rod Steiger

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Robert Crumb

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Brad Pitt, Zooey Deschanel, Jeremy Renner

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Salma Hayek, Edward Norton, Ashley Judd

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Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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Philip Seymour Hoffman, Chris Cooper, Catherine Keener

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Jean-Claude Van Damme, Forest Whitaker, Bolo Yeung

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John Huston, Roger Corman, Senta Berger

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Courtney Love, Jim Carrey, Danny DeVito

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Rob Lowe, Bill Paxton, Randy Travis

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Paul Giamatti, Josh Hutchersonm, Molly Shannon

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Halle Berry, Tamara Taylor, Loretta Devine

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Jon Voight, Brendan Gleeson, Maria Doyle Kennedy

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The Pride of the Yankees is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best R-Rated Biography Movies
tconnfurn added Babe Ruth, Gary Cooper, Bill Dickey

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Courtney Love, Gary Oldman, Kathy Burke

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Mariel Hemingway, Eric Roberts, Cliff Robertson

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Dustin Hoffman, Valerie Perrine, Gary Morton

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Matthias Habich, Juliane Köhler, Mechthild Grossmann

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Jake Gyllenhaal, Jamie Foxx, John Krasinski

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Andy Serkis, Kevin McKidd, Jim Broadbent

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Gwyneth Paltrow, Sandra Bullock, Daniel Craig

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Kristen Stewart, Dakota Fanning, Tatum O'Neal

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Johnny Depp, Sean Penn, Javier Bardem

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A League of Ordinary Gentlemen is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best R-Rated Biography Movies
A League of Ordinary Gentlemen

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Keanu Reeves, Amy Smart, Claire Forlani

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Annette Bening, Ben Kingsley, Warren Beatty

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Liam Neeson, Tim Curry, John Lithgow

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Forest Whitaker, Keith David, Sam Robards

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David Bowie, Courtney Love, Willem Dafoe

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Heather Graham, Ian McKellen, Melissa Leo

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Joe Don Baker, Noah Beery, Jr.

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James Woods, Jim Belushi, Cynthia Gibb