Movies about actors

List of the best movies about actors selected by visitors to our site: London Boulevard, Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind, I Am Paul Walker, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, 3 Days in Quiberon, Insect, You Shall Not Sleep, Rosy, Broken Star, The Last Laugh.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

London Boulevard (2010)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.2)
Genredrama, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration01:40
CharactersActors, Bodyguards, Gangsters
PlotRevenge, Death, Justice, Loneliness
PlaceEngland
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, For men

A parolee battles a gangster for the affections of a reclusive movie star.

Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind (2018)
Mark8 (imdb: 8)
Genrecomedy, documentary, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:26
CharactersActors
PlotOn real events

A funny, intimate and heartbreaking portrait of one of the world’s most beloved and inventive comedians, Robin Williams, told largely through his own words. Celebrates what he brought to comedy and to the culture at large, from the wild days of late-1970s L.A. to his death in 2014.

I Am Paul Walker (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 7.6)
Genredocumentary
CountryUSA
CharactersActors, Celebrities
PlotOn real events

Explore the life and legacy of actor Paul Walker, the Southern California native who cut his teeth as a child actor before breaking out in the blockbuster Fast and Furious movie franchise.

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2018)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, adventure
CountrySpain, Belgium, France, Portugal, United Kingdom
Duration02:16
CharactersActors, Knights, Dogs, Horses, Giants
PlotAdventure, Mental disorders, Travel, Time travel, Motorcycles, Death
PlaceVillage, Helicopters
StyleAtmospheric

Toby, a cynical advertising director finds himself trapped in the outrageous delusions of an old Spanish shoe-maker who believes himself to be Don Quixote. In the course of their comic and increasingly surreal adventures, Toby is forced to confront the tragic repercussions of a film he made in his idealistic youth.

3 Days in Quiberon (2018)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrebiography
CountryGermany, Austria, France
Duration02:43
CharactersActors, Photographers, Reporters
PlotCheating
PlaceBeach
StyleWomens in main roles, Disturbing

1981, Quiberon, a small village on the coast of Brittany, France. Hilde Fritsch arrives to visit her old friend who has retreated to a spa hotel to escape the daily pressures of her life. Her friend is world-famous star Romy Schneider, but together, they appear like two regular women who are just happy to be reunited. Yet it quickly becomes apparent that Hilde is supposed to offer the support the sensitive actress needs to be able to truly face her own demons.

Insect (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryCzech Republic, Slovakia
Duration01:35
CharactersActors, Insects, Dogs, Cannibals, Ants, Old man, Tourists, Beetles, Babies
PlotJealousy, Hunger, Chase
PlaceTrains
StyleNot for everyone

The Dung Beetle is late, the Parasite is asleep and Mrs Larva is more interested in her knitting than the director’s instructions. It’s clear: this amateur theatre company has a long way to go before they can perform their version of The Insect Play, a famous satirical work from 1922 by the brothers Karel and Josef Čapek which features insects with decidedly human traits: greed, egocentrism, jealousy.

You Shall Not Sleep (2018)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 5.1)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountrySpain, Argentina, Uruguay
Duration01:59
CharactersActors
PlotGhosts, Death, Experiments
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing

In an abandoned psychiatric hospital, a theatre group experiments with insomnia for the preparation of a stage play. With the passage of days without sleep, they reach new thresholds of perception that expose them to the secrets of the place and the energies that inhabit it. When Bianca, a young, promising actress, joins the cast, competing for the lead role, she must survive not only the intensity of the work and her cast mates, but the unknown force that is pulling them towards a tragic outcome.

Rosy (2018)
Mark3.6 (imdb: 4.7)
Genrethriller, comedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersActors, Maniacs, Dogs
PlotAbduction, Relationship, Obsession
PlaceSchool, Hotels, Ireland
StyleTense, Disturbing, Touching, Heavy, Makes me think

A socially awkward young man kidnaps an aspiring actress with the hope that they will fall in love. A psychosexual noir that explores power dynamics between men and women.

Broken Star (2018)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:20
CharactersActors
PlotTechnology
StyleDisturbing, Action, Heavy

Abandoned by her friends and family and with her career in jeopardy, starlet Markey Marlowe is sequestered in a duplex with a reclusive landlord who just may be more dangerous than she is.

The Last Laugh (2019)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
CharactersActors, Grandparents
PlotTravel, Chase
StyleBy comics

After moving to a retirement home, restless talent manager Al reconnects with long-ago client Buddy and coaxes him back out on the comedy circuit.

Seize The Moment (2019)
Mark5 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrecomedy
CountryRussia
Duration02:15
CharactersActors, Strong women
PlaceItaly
StyleLight

The main character is a cute ambitious girl Rita from a provincial town on the Black Sea coast. She decides to break out of the routine of doing local weddings and matinees and arrives to conquer the capital, trying to enroll in a drama school. She is waiting for a lot of difficult tests, which sometimes turn into very funny stories.

Whitney (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.3)
Genredocumentary, music, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:44
CharactersActors, Celebrities, Singers
PlotOn real events

Filmmaker Kevin Macdonald examines the life and career of singer Whitney Houston. Features never-before-seen archival footage, exclusive recordings, rare performances and interviews with the people who knew her best.

Sanju (2018)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama, biography
CountryIndia
Duration03:04
CharactersActors, Criminals
PlaceIndia
StyleMakes me think

Sanju explores some of the most crucial chapters from movie star Sanjay Dutt’s dramatic and controversial real life. It gives a lowdown on his tryst with drugs and his trials and tribulations in the Arms Acts case and the 1993 Mumbai blasts.

My Dinner with Hervé (2018)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersActors, Celebrities, Journalists, Artists, Reporters
PlotDivorce

An unlikely friendship evolves over one wild night in LA between a struggling journalist and actor Hervé Villechaize, the world's most famous gun-tothing dwarf, resulting in life-changing consequences for both

3 Faces (2018)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama
CountryIran
Duration01:40
CharactersActors, Directors
PlotMissing people
PlaceVillage

The famous actress Behnaz Jafari has no idea what to do when she receives a video in which a young girl is begging for help after her family did not allow her to study at Tehran Theatrical University. Behnaz abandons her shoot and turns to the director Jafar Panahi so that they can help the girl deal with her problems together. They drive to the northwest of the country, where they meet the charming and generous people of a mountain village. But Behnaz and Jafar also observe that in these places, it is the traditions of their ancestors that completely determine the way of life.

The Humorist (2019)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama, biography
CountryRussia, Latvia, Czech Republic
Duration02:08
CharactersActors, Celebrities, Family
PlotDepression, Rivalry, Art, Freedom
PlaceRussia
StyleMakes me think, Touching, Disturbing, Fascinating

The Humorist is a film about a week in the life of Boris Arkadiev, a fictional Soviet stand-up comedian. Boris is tormented not only by external oppression and censorship but also by his own insecurities that poison all his relationships.

Stan & Ollie (2018)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, Canada, USA
Duration01:37
CharactersActors, Friends, Comedians, Elephants
PlotDancing, Mystery, On real events
PlaceTrains, Ships, Ireland
StyleSoulful, Touching

With their golden era long behind them, comedy duo Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy embark on a variety hall tour of Britain and Ireland. Despite the pressures of a hectic schedule, and with the support of their wives Lucille and Ida – a formidable double act in their own right – the pair's love of performing, as well as for each other, endures as they secure their place in the hearts of their adoring public

The Seagull (2018)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
CharactersActors, Lovers, Horses, Teachers, Writers
PlotLove, Relationship, Love triangle, Money
PlaceLake, Russia
StyleSoulful, To cry, Touching

At a picturesque lakeside estate, a love triangle unfolds between the legendary diva Irina, her lover Boris, and the ingénue Nina.

Madeline's Madeline (2018)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:37
CharactersActors, Teens
PlotRelationship, Mental disorders

Madeline has become an integral part of a prestigious physical theater troupe. When the workshop's ambitious director pushes the teenager to weave her rich interior world and troubled history with her mother into their collective art, the lines between performance and reality begin to blur. The resulting battle between imagination and appropriation rips out of the rehearsal space and through all three women's lives.

All About Nina (2018)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersActors, Comedians
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles

Nina Geld's passion and talent have made her a rising star in the comedy scene, but she's an emotional mess offstage. When a new professional opportunity coincides with a romantic one, she is forced to confront her own deeply troubled past.




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