About the Author: Films on Famous Writers

Biopics featuring noted authors, poets and playwrights.

Related Lists:
Shelf Portraits: Documentaries About Writers
Press Credentials: Journalism in Biopics

Read notes
  • Howl
  • Sylvia
  • Trumbo
  • Iris
  • Naked Lunch
  • Benediction
  • Tolkien
  • Aami
  • All Is True
  • Becoming Astrid
  • Can You Ever Forgive Me?
  • Colette
  • The Happy Prince
  • J.T. LeRoy
  • Vita & Virginia
  • Goodbye Christopher Robin
  • The Man Who Invented Christmas
  • Mary Shelley
  • Rebel in the Rye
  • Cezanne and I
  • Coming Through the Rye
  • Correspondences
  • Genius
  • Neruda
  • A Quiet Passion
  • Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe
  • To Walk Invisible
  • Antonia
  • Life In Squares
  • Papa Hemingway in Cuba
  • The End of the Tour
  • Fleming
  • Amour Fou
  • A Poet in New York
  • Set Fire to the Stars
  • The Invisible Woman
  • Kill Your Darlings
  • Violette
  • Florbela
  • Hemingway & Gellhorn
  • Black Butterflies
  • The Broken Tower
  • Hella W
  • Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story
  • Camus
  • The Other Dumas
  • Leonie
  • Lope
  • Young Goethe in Love
  • Bright Star
  • Enid
  • The Last Station
  • The Edge of Love
  • Miss Austen Regrets
  • Sagan
  • Your Name Here
  • Becoming Jane
  • The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
  • My Boy Jack
  • Infamous
  • Miss Potter
  • Capote
  • Factotum
  • Young Andersen
  • Finding Neverland
  • Byron
  • Hemingway vs. Callaghan
  • Miguel Hernández: viento del pueblo
  • The Classic
  • The Manns - Novel of a Century
  • Pandaemonium
  • Piñero
  • Before Night Falls
  • The Farewell
  • Isn't She Great
  • Nora
  • Quills
  • Sade
  • The Children of the Century
  • The Passion of Ayn Rand
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  • Shakespeare in Love
  • The Gambler
  • Wilde
  • Hamsun
  • In Love and War
  • Saint-Ex
  • The Whole Wide World
  • Carrington
  • Total Eclipse
  • A Burning Passion: The Margaret Mitchell Story
  • Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle
  • The Postman
  • Tom & Viv
  • My Life and Times With Antonin Artaud
  • Shadowlands
  • Becoming Colette
  • Impromptu
  • Kafka
  • An Angel at My Table