Keyword: behind the scenes

Truman Show

The Truman Show (1998)

Rated: PG Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 06/04/1998
The film that made critics sit up and take notice of Jim Carrey's dramatic chops, the legendary funnyman is Truman Burbank in "The Truman Show," director Peter Weir's satirical look at a man raised from infancy to adulthood in front of television cameras. Unbeknownst to him, Carrey lives in a bubble where actors have played his family and cameras have followed his every move since the day he was...
Tropic Thunder

Tropic Thunder (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 08/12/2008
A group of self-absorbed actors set out to make the biggest war film ever. After ballooning costs (and the out of control egos of the pampered cast) threaten to shut down the movie, the frustrated director refuses to stop shooting, leading his cast deep into the jungles of Southeast Asia for "increased realism," where they inadvertently encounter real bad guys.

One Day Since Yesterday: Peter Bogdanovich & the Lost American Film (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Peter Bogdanovich was in the thick of editing "They All Laughed" when his girlfriend - who starred in the film - was murdered by her estranged husband. This documentary tracks Bogdanovich's devotion to the film's release, even buying the rights to it back from the studio when they threatened to shelve it.
Dir: Bill Teck
With: N/A
Marie Mai Live au Centre Bell: Traverser le miroir

Marie Mai Live au Centre Bell: Traverser le miroir (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/10/2014
The documentary chronicles singer Marie-Mai's 100th and final performance of her "Miroir" tour at the Centre Bell, on May 3, 2014. Using 12 high-definition cameras, it offers a behind-the-scene look at the show, including the rehearsal process and exclusive interviews with the Canadian queen of pop-rock. Married to guitarist Fred St-Gelais, the singer-songwriter reflects on her childhood...
Dir: Jean Lamoureux
With: N/A
Casting By

Casting By (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 11/29/2011
A portrait of the late, legendary casting director Marion Dougherty who was a pioneer in the field of casting before the job even received a significant credit. Establishing herself in the early 1960s with two groundbreaking television series - "Naked City" and "Route 66" - she went on to become the go-to casting director for big-screen sensations as diverse as "Midnight Cowboy," "The World...
Draft Day

Draft Day (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 04/10/2014
On the day of the NFL Draft, general manager Sonny Weaver has the opportunity to save football in Cleveland when he trades for the number one pick. He must quickly decide what he's willing to sacrifice in pursuit of perfection as the lines between his personal and professional life become blurred on a life-changing day for a few hundred young men with dreams of playing in the NFL.
Deutschland: Ein Sommermarchen

Deutschland: Ein Sommermarchen (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/04/2006
Follows the German national soccer team during the 2006 World Cup.
Dir: Sönke Wortmann
With: N/A
Mitt

Mitt (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Dir: Greg Whiteley
With: N/A
Shut Up & Sing

Shut Up & Sing (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 10/26/2006
On stage at a 2003 London concert, Natalie Maines, lead singer of Texan trio the Dixie Chicks, spoke these 15 words to a small audience at the start of their sold-out international tour: "Just so you know, we're ashamed the president of the United States is from Texas." The comment was delivered on the eve of the American invasion of Iraq, and drew cheers from the decidedly anti-war and anti-Bush...
Hitchcock

Hitchcock (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 11/22/2012
Behind Alfred Hitchcock - the extraordinary film icon known for orchestrating some of the most intense cinematic experiences of menace and intrigue audiences have ever seen - was a hidden side that included a creatively explosive romance with his steadfast wife and filmmaking collaborator, Alma Reville. Their captivating and complex love story is shown through the sly, shadowy lens of their most...

My Secret Record, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love the Biz (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 11/29/2006
Traces the creative process and aggressive marketing campaign of Rob Thomas' Billboard history making solo debut, "Something to Be" with access into the world that manufactures rock stars and hits for mass consumption.
Herbie Hancock: Possibilities

Herbie Hancock: Possibilities (2006)

Rated: None Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 04/13/2006
Chronicles the production of the 2005 Herbie Hancock album "Possibilities," in which the jazz icon collaborates with a diverse roster of musicians. Also delves into Hancock's life, with archival footage including rare shots of the Miles Davis Quintet.
Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights--Hollywood to the Heartland

Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights--Hollywood to the Heartland (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 02/07/2008
In the fall of 2005, "Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights, Hollywood to the Heartland Tour" traveled across the country, performing 30 shows in 30 days. The entire tour, including all performances, behind-the-scenes action, and interviews with Vince, the comedians and special guests, was captured on film.
Big Kahuna

The Big Kahuna (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 04/27/2000
Larry, Phil and Bob are three midwestern businessman at crucial stages of their lives. Larry is a smooth-talking slick operator whose brutal honesty comes as no surprise to his old pal Phil but shocks and offends young Bob. Recently married, deeply religious and a bit nervous about his first convention, Bob's wholesome righteousness irks Larry to no end. Trying to keep the peace is Phil, who's...

The Last Mogul (2005)

Rated: None Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 06/23/2005
There are those that say Hollywood was born the day Lew Wasserman came to town. For six decades, there was only one man who had the consummate power to run the industry and his reign forever defined Hollywood as we know it. During his 59-year career, he worked with everyone from Alfred Hitchcock to Steven Spielberg, James Stewart and Kevin Costner. His legendary deal making was respected, his...
ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway

ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway (2007)

Rated: PG Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 05/10/2007
Over the course of one Broadway musical season, a documentary that follows the four high-profile productions that would eventually become Tony nominees for Best Musical: a big-noise musical named "Wicked," the Rosie O'Donnell/Boy George collaboration, "Taboo," the much-anticipated Tony Kushner musical, "Caroline, or Change," and an irreverent puppet show named "Avenue Q." From casting to staging...
Made In America

Made In America (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
A celebration of both the unifying power of music and pursuit of the American dream, Made in America is an all-access backstage pass to the one-of-a-kind festival created by rap superstar Jay Z, and directed by Academy Award winner Ron Howard. Featuring remarkable performances and fascinating backstage interviews with many of today's biggest music stars, Made in America shows how one giant...
Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert

Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert (2008)

Rated: G Runtime: 75 minutes Release date: 01/31/2008
Captures 14-year-old singing sensation, Miley Cyrus, in concert at several venues on her 2007 54-city tour. She performs as both a solo artist and as her popular television character, Hannah Montana.
12-12-12

12-12-12 (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 11/14/2013
On December 12th, 2012, a concert at Madison Square Garden raised over $50 million for the Robin Hood Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund. The fund was able to create grants from the proceeds for 390 organizations that are helping the hurricane victims the try-state area rebuild and recover. Profits from the theatrical run of this behind-the-scenes concert film will also be donated to the relief fund.

Showrunners (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/30/2014
Dir: Des Doyle
With: N/A
Saving Mr. Banks

Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 126 minutes Release date: 12/12/2013
Walt Disney spent twenty years in pursuit of the film rights to P.L. Travers' popular novel, "Mary Poppins," a quest he began in the 1940s as a promise to his two daughters. When Travers travels from London to Hollywood in 1961 to finally discuss Disney's desire to bring her beloved character to the motion picture screen, Disney meets a prim, uncompromising sexagenarian not only suspect of the...

Trantasia (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/26/2014
Set in the glittering fantasy world of Las Vegas--a no-holds-barred behind-the-scenes look at the first-ever Worlds Most Beautiful Transsexual Pageant and the six women who will finally realize their diva dreams.
I Know That Voice

I Know That Voice (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/05/2014
Viewers are granted a backstage pass to the fascinating and little known world of voice acting. Meet the people behind the voices starring in an array of animated favorites including "The Simpsons," "Batman," "SpongeBob SquarePants," "Adventure Time," "Phineas and Ferb," "Family Guy" and "Looney Tunes" among others.
Dir: Lawrence Shapiro
With: N/A

Misery Loves Comedy (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/06/2014

Rain of Madness (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 29 minutes Release date: 11/29/2007
Details the demise of the fictitious cast and crew of "Tropic Thunder," as they struggle to finish shooting their film despite numerous shooting, budgeting and casting problems.