bioflick

noun
bio·​flick | \ ˈbī-(ˌ)ō-ˌflik How to pronounce bioflick (audio) \
plural bioflicks

Definition of bioflick

informal
: a motion picture depicting the notable events in the life of a usually famous person : a biographical film He began to make his mark in movies after playing Piano Man opposite Diana Ross in the 1972 Billie Holliday bioflick Lady Sings the Blues.— William Plummer, People, 29 May 1995

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1955, in the meaning defined above

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