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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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Casino is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Biography Movies
Casino 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
The Untouchables Robert De Niro, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner

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Serpico Al Pacino, Judd Hirsch, Abraham Murphy

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JFK Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon

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The Doors Meg Ryan, Val Kilmer, Kelly Hu

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The Basketball Diaries Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Wahlberg, Juliette Lewis

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The People vs. Larry Flynt Courtney Love, Edward Norton, Woody Harrelson

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Into the Wild Kristen Stewart, Vince Vaughn, Zach Galifianakis

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The King's Speech Helena Bonham Carter, Colin Firth, Guy Pearce

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What's Love Got to Do with It Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne, Khandi Alexander

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Milk James Franco, Sean Penn, Josh Brolin

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Private Parts Ozzy Osbourne, Ted Nugent, Sarah Hyland

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Monster Charlize Theron, Christina Ricci, Rose Byrne

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Hoffa Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Tim Burton

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Downfall Alexandra Lara, Bruno Ganz, Thomas Kretschmann

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Michael Collins Julia Roberts, Liam Neeson, Alan Rickman

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Elizabeth Cate Blanchett, Daniel Craig, Lily Allen

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Crumb Robert Crumb

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The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford Brad Pitt, Zooey Deschanel, Jeremy Renner

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Born on the Fourth of July Tom Cruise, Willem Dafoe, Tom Berenger

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The Hurricane Denzel Washington, Liev Schreiber, Rod Steiger

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Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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Frida Salma Hayek, Edward Norton, Ashley Judd

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Capote Philip Seymour Hoffman, Chris Cooper, Catherine Keener

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Introducing Dorothy Dandridge Halle Berry, Tamara Taylor, Loretta Devine

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Bloodsport Jean-Claude Van Damme, Forest Whitaker, Bolo Yeung

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De Sade John Huston, Roger Corman, Senta Berger

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American Splendor Paul Giamatti, Josh Hutchersonm, Molly Shannon

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Frank and Jesse Rob Lowe, Bill Paxton, Randy Travis

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Man on the Moon Courtney Love, Jim Carrey, Danny DeVito

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The General Jon Voight, Brendan Gleeson, Maria Doyle Kennedy

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Star 80 Mariel Hemingway, Eric Roberts, Cliff Robertson

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Sid and Nancy Courtney Love, Gary Oldman, Kathy Burke

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Lenny Dustin Hoffman, Valerie Perrine, Gary Morton

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The Pride of the Yankees is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best R-Rated Biography Movies
tconnfurn added The Pride of the Yankees Babe Ruth, Gary Cooper, Bill Dickey

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Nowhere in Africa Matthias Habich, Juliane Köhler, Mechthild Grossmann

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Jarhead Jake Gyllenhaal, Jamie Foxx, John Krasinski

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Topsy Turvy Andy Serkis, Kevin McKidd, Jim Broadbent

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Infamous Gwyneth Paltrow, Sandra Bullock, Daniel Craig

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The Runaways Kristen Stewart, Dakota Fanning, Tatum O'Neal

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A League of Ordinary Gentlemen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best R-Rated Biography Movies
A League of Ordinary Gentlemen

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Before Night Falls Johnny Depp, Sean Penn, Javier Bardem

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The Last Time I Committed Suicide Keanu Reeves, Amy Smart, Claire Forlani

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Bugsy Annette Bening, Ben Kingsley, Warren Beatty

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Kinsey Liam Neeson, Tim Curry, John Lithgow

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Bird Forest Whitaker, Keith David, Sam Robards

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Basquiat David Bowie, Courtney Love, Willem Dafoe

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Walking Tall Joe Don Baker, Noah Beery, Jr.

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The Ballad of Little Jo Heather Graham, Ian McKellen, Melissa Leo

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Prick Up Your Ears Gary Oldman, Alfred Molina, Vanessa Redgrave