12 Years A Slave
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Is This The Real Life? The Best Biopics Ever Made
9. 12 Years A Slave
It won three Oscars, it should have won them all. An adaptation of Solomon Northup’s memoir of being captured and sold into slavery, it stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender and Benedict Cumberbatch. It’s a hard watch at times but an important one too.