Search results for "Steven Spielberg"

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

Cecil B. De Mille – American Epic (2004)

Documentary about the legendary American film director from his introduction to the film industry in its early years to his death in 1959.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Kevin Brownlow
CAST:  Kenneth Branagh  •  Steven Spielberg  •  Martin Scorsese

The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing (2004) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Documentary about the art of film editing. Clips are shown from many groundbreaking films with innovative editing styles.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Wendy Apple
CAST:  Martin Scorsese  •  Quentin Tarantino  •  Jodie Foster  •  Steven Spielberg

Your Studio and You (1995)

A parody of 1950s corporate/industrial films, commissioned by Universal Pictures executives after the studio's purchase by Seagrams, and featuring cameos by many stars and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Trey Parker
CAST:  Dian Bachar  •  Andrew Bergman  •  James Cameron  •  Shaun Cassidy

And the Oscar Goes To... (2014)

The story of the gold-plated statuette that became the film industry's most coveted prize, AND THE OSCAR GOES TO... traces the history of the Academy itself, which began in ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Rob Epstein  •  Jeffrey Friedman
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Annette Bening  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Cher

Magician (2014)

Combining extensive filmmaker interviews and rare archival footage, Chuck Workman’s documentary takes us through the life of one of cinema’s greatest masters: Orson Welles.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Chuck Workman
CAST:  Orson Welles  •  Peter Bogdanovich  •  Julie Taymor  •  Steven Spielberg

Mifune: The Last Samurai (2016)

Nearly 20 years after his death and in the run-up to his centenary, Toshiro Mifune remains a true giant of Japanese cinema.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Steven Okazaki
CAST:  Keanu Reeves  •  Martin Scorsese  •  Steven Spielberg  •  Wataru Akashi

Everything Is Copy (2015)

Jacob Bernstein's extremely entertaining film is a tribute to his mother Nora Ephron: Hollywood-raised daughter of screenwriters who grew up to be an ace reporter turned ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Jacob Bernstein  •  Nick Hooker
CAST:  Nora Ephron  •  Tom Hanks  •  Rob Reiner  •  Mike Nichols

Mike Nichols: An American Master (2016)

With charm and wit, Nichols discusses his life and 50-year career as a performer and director.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Elaine May
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Steven Spielberg  •  Tom Hanks  •  Dustin Hoffman

Kubrick Remembered (2014)

An 83-minute candid look into the life of Kubrick, including interviews with his widow, family, coworkers and actors, and featuring a tour of the Archive in London and an ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Gary Khammar
CAST:  Christiane Kubrick  •  Keir Dullea  •  Malcolm McDowell  •  Ryan O'Neal

Inventing David Geffen (2012)

Notoriously press and camera-shy, David Geffen reveals himself for the first time in this unflinching portrait of a complex and compelling man. His far-reaching influence - as ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Susan Lacy
CAST:  David Geffen  •  Nora Ephron  •  Tom Hanks  •  Elton John

On Set With "Raiders Of The Lost Ark" (2012)

Witness the making of Raiders as it happened with newly revealed footage that puts you on the set during production, alongside filmmakers, cast and crew.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
CAST:  Steven Spielberg  •  George Lucas  •  Paul Freeman  •  Karen Allen

Back to Room 666 (2008)

What is the future of cinema? In 1982, in Cannes, Wim Wenders invited many movie makers to answer this question. 26 years later, the question remains, but Wenders is now on ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Gustavo Spolidoro
CAST:  Wim Wenders  •  Michelangelo Antonioni  •  Rainer Werner Fassbinder  •  Werner Herzog

The Visions of Stanley Kubrick (2007)

A look at the visual design of the film The Shining (1980).  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
CAST:  Janusz Kaminski  •  Caleb Deschanel  •  Sydney Pollack  •  John Baxter

View From the Overlook: Crafting 'The Shining' (2007)

An overview of the making of, and a look at the continuing popularity of, Stanley Kubrick's The Shining.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Jan Harlan  •  Paul Duncan  •  John Baxter

Spielberg On Spielberg (2007)

Considered to be one of the most respected film critics in the country, as evidenced by his work with Time magazine, Richard Schickel is widely known for writing, producing ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Schickel
CAST:  Steven Spielberg

AFI: 100 Years... 100 Movies... 10th Anniversary Edition (2007)

10th Anniversary of the 100 greatest films as chosen by the American Film Institute.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Gary Smith
CAST:  Halle Berry  •  Steven Spielberg  •  Jodie Foster  •  Richard Dreyfuss

The Shark Is Still Working (2007)

After three decades, Jaws continues to intrigue, thrill and frighten viewers. This documentary focuses on the many ways Jaws has helped to shape common elements of pop culture  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Erik Hollander
CAST:  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Carl Gottlieb  •  Gregory Nicotero  •  Robert Rodriguez

A Legacy of Filmmakers: The Early Years of American Zoetrope (2004)

A fascinating chronicle of the birth and rise of the radically different independent studio founded by director Francis Ford Coppola.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
CAST:  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Robert Dalva  •  Francis Ford Coppola  •  Steven Spielberg