Search results for "Steven Spielberg"


Empire of Dreams (2004)

Empire of Dreams: The Story of the Star Wars Trilogy is a 2004 documentary film directed by Kevin Burns and narrated by Robert Clotworthy. It documents the making of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Kevin Burns  •  Edith Becker
CAST:  Robert Clotworthy  •  Kenny Baker  •  Jim Bloom  •  Leo Braudy

Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust (2004) RT 88% / Audience 82%

DVD release: May 2008

Daniel Anker’s 90-minute documentary takes on over 60 years of a very complex subject: Hollywood’s complicated, often contradictory relationship with Nazi Germany and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • History
DIRECTION:  Daniel Anker
CAST:  Gene Hackman  •  Norma Barzman  •  Michael Berenbaum  •  Robert Clary

Directed by John Ford (1971) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: Sep 2009

A documentary about the life and films of director John Ford.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Orson Welles  •  Peter Bogdanovich  •  Henry Fonda  •  John Ford

The Making of Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

One of the first 'Making of...' movies to become a hit in its own right.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Phillip Schuman
CAST:  Scott Beach  •  Steven Spielberg  •  George Lucas  •  Frank Marshall

Great Movie Stunts: Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

A documentary hosted by Harrison Ford about the stunts of 'Raiders of the Lost Ark.'  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Robert Guenette
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Karen Allen  •  Steven Spielberg

Don't Say No Until I Finish Talking: The Story of Richard D. Zanuck (2013)

A look at the life and work of legendary film producer Richard D. Zanuck.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Laurent Bouzereau
CAST:  Steven Spielberg  •  Lawrence Gordon  •  Richard D. Zanuck  •  Clint Eastwood

Milius (2013) RT 94% / Audience 88%

The life story of ‘Zen Anarchist’ filmmaker John Milius, one of the most influential storytellers of his generation.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Joey Figueroa  •  Zak Knutson
CAST:  John Milius  •  Steven Spielberg  •  George Lucas  •  Harrison Ford

Kubrick in Focus (2012)

Spielberg, Soderbergh, Stone, Friedkin, Scorsese and others tell how Kubrick's directorial style influenced them and how his unique style was developed.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Gary Khammar
CAST:  Steven Soderbergh  •  William Friedkin  •  Steven Spielberg  •  Martin Scorsese

Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story (2013)

With a focus on Clint Eastwood's career as a director, this documentary features movie clips, behind-the-scenes footage, interviews with people with whom he has worked, as ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Richard Schickel
CAST:  Clint Eastwood  •  Kevin Bacon  •  Morgan Freeman  •  Marcia Gay Harden

The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson (1990) RT Audience 83%

While the Muppets prepare a tribute to the late Jim Henson, they learn about the life and career of the renowned puppeteer/film maker.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Harris
CAST:  Jim Henson  •  Harry Belafonte  •  Carol Burnett  •  John Denver




Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible (2010)

Leslie Iwerks' documentary takes audiences behind the scenes at ILM with in depth interviews with some of the company's top talent and showcases never before seen footage ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  George Lucas  •  Steven Spielberg  •  Ron Howard

Drew: The Man Behind the Poster (2013) RT 50% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Nov 2013

A documentary on legendary movie-poster artist Drew Struzan.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Erik Sharkey
CAST:  Drew Struzan  •  Harrison Ford  •  Michael J. Fox  •  George Lucas

Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan (2012) RT 91% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jun 2016

There’s only one person who so accurately personifies movie magic in the history of film, and that man is special effects maestro Ray Harryhausen. Focusing on the man behind ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Gilles Peso
CAST:  Ray Harryhausen  •  Peter Jackson  •  Steven Spielberg  •  Tim Burton

The Beginning: Making Episode I (2001)

The entire process of making Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999) are shown here in this documentary. From pre-production through post-production we get to see ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Jon Shenk
CAST:  George Lucas  •  Jake Lloyd  •  Natalie Portman  •  Steven Spielberg

The Sci-Fi Boys (2006) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Legendary all-stars of cinema bring to life the evolution of science-fiction and special effects films from the wild and funny days of B-movies to blockbusters that have ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Paul Davids
CAST:  Peter Jackson  •  Ray Harryhausen  •  Leonard Maltin  •  Forrest J Ackerman

Kurosawa: A Documentary on the Acclaimed Director (2000)

Documentary on film maker Akira Kurosawa  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Adam Low
CAST:  Akira Kurosawa  •  Sam Shepard  •  Paul Scofield  •  James Coburn

Paul (2011) RT 71% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Aug 2011

For the past 60 years, a space-traveling smart-ass named Paul has been locked up in a top-secret military base, advising world leaders about his kind. But when he worries he’s ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Greg Mottola
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Seth Rogen  •  Nick Frost  •  Jane Lynch