As a genre, biography movie is, in its most general sense, in the dictionary of cinema terms, "the genre of the well-known people". The breadth of definition also reveals the controversial issues of this cinematic approach. When it comes to "well-known people" and " biography movie who are the main subjects of cinema, the criteria in choosing the subject; it is necessary to think about interdisciplinary issues such as the complex relationship of the cinema with history and the creation of historical perception. In other words, biography is cinema; According to the subjects, politics, art, sports, philosophy, and often intertwined with history.
The subjects of biographical events may not always be historical personalities; In this respect, the biography is separated from the historical movie. In addition, historical movie is the aim of explaining the period; biographies movie go out on a single character; but he is not merely historical, politically oriented; with their daily lives, with their human needs, and with their weaknesses - most often as the work of a popular look. However, it is inevitable to create a general perception of that historical turning. Looking at this, the fictional movie tells us the real history narrative, which peculiarly creates its own problematic. This paradox can be considered to have a singular solution for each biographical feature, the qualitative entity of the person being studied, as well as the way in which the subject is taken, leads to its own subjective "solution".