Keyword: docudrama


Salvador (1986)

Rated: R Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 03/04/1986

Er Moretto - Vou Liebe leben (1983)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 11/29/1983

Neprofessionaly (1984)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 11/29/1984
Frankie and Johnny are Married

Frankie and Johnny are Married (2004)

Rated: R Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 05/25/2004
A romantic comedy about Michael Pressman, a successful television director/producer and Lisa Chess, a talented struggling actress, who are married and decide to mount a production in Los Angeles of "Frankie and Johnny in the Clare de Lune," in equity-waiver, with the hopes of bringing some life and joy back into their marriage. They bring in Alan Rosenberg to play Johnny and Lisa plays Frankie and...

Roar (1980)

Rated: PG Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 11/29/1980
Madelaine and her children go to Africa to visit her estranged husband, an environmentalist who has devoted his life to the preservation of endangered species. But a mix-up results in the family being greeted by a pride of ferocious jungle cats instead of the husband.
Without Evidence

Without Evidence (1995)

Rated: None Runtime: 132 minutes Release date: 11/29/1995
A man searches for the killer of his brother Michael Francke, head of correction for the state of Oregon, who was stabbed to death in 1989 while investigating organized crime's involvement in the management of corrections facilities.

All Boys are Called Patrick (1956)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 21 minutes Release date: 11/29/1956
Metallica Through the Never

Metallica Through the Never (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 09/26/2013
As Metallica perform many of their most iconic songs for tens of thousands of devoted fans on a never-before-seen stage created exclusively for the film, Trip is dispatched outside the arena to meet a disabled delivery truck and recover a mysterious item being transported to the show. But the seemingly simple assignment turns into a surreal adventure when his car is hit by an out-of-control driver...

Visszaesok (1981)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 11/29/1981
Wisconsin Death Trip

Wisconsin Death Trip (1999)

Rated: None Runtime: 76 minutes Release date: 11/30/1999
Using archival photos, newspaper stories, and hospital records to recreate life in 1890s Black River Falls, Wisconsin-- a Protestant community of merchants, farmers, most of them recent German and Scandinavian immigrants. The multiple cases of murder, madness and mayhem make today's tabloid headlines seem tame by comparison. (Having Mendota Asylum for the Insane nearby certainly helps.) The area...
Gaby-A True Story

Gaby-A True Story (1987)

Rated: R Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 10/29/1987

L' Emotion Dissonante (1983)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 81 minutes Release date: 11/29/1983

The Source (1999)

Rated: None Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 08/24/1999
The blending of archival footage with new interviews and dramatic recreations bring the cultural history of the Beat Generation to life. Marking the birth of this countercultural movement from its inception in West Coast bohemian living in the 1950s to the hippie enclaves of San Francisco in the 1960s and 70s, The film proposes an effect of Beat philosophy and aesthtics on art and popular culture...

No Mothers Crying, No Babies Dying (1998)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/29/1998
An examination of the horror faced by real-life families caught in the cross-fire of gang warfare. Four stories are interwoven with live interviews and sound bites from actual gang incidents. Each story follows its characters as they are drawn to a street family and devastating career of crime, substance abuse and other elements that propel them to fire a gun.
Private Parts

Private Parts (1997)

Rated: R Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 03/06/1997
With nothing more than burning desire and a complete lack of decorum, incorrigible shock jock Howard Stern goes from Detroit college radio dork to undisputed heavyweight king of the New York City airwaves. The story follows his life infancy to the beginning of his career.

Twilight: Los Angeles (2000)

Rated: None Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 09/26/2000
An adaptation of the play by Anna Deavere Smith that focuses on the Los Angeles riots during the spring of 1992, triggered by the verdict in the Rodney King case. Anna transforms herself into scores of individuals--using their words and duplicating their speech patterns, mannerisms, dress and attitudes--in a mosaic set in the violent aftermath of the verdict. Whether she is personifying police...
Incident at Oglala

Incident at Oglala (1992)

Rated: PG Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 05/07/1992
Drama based on a court case involving American Indian activist Leonard Peltier, convicted for allegedly killing two FBI agents and another Native American in a shoot-out on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota in June 1975. Peltier is currently serving two consecutive life sentences.
Beaver Trilogy

Beaver Trilogy (1997)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 11/29/1997
Divided into three segments, Part 1, "The Beaver Kid," documents an encounter video maker Trent Harris had in 1979, in the alien state of Utah, with a young man who adores and impersonates Olivia Newton-John. Part 2, "The Beaver Kid 2," is a fantastic restaging, two years later, of this poignant and bizarre tale. Finally Part 3, "The Orkly Kid," is the story of a querulous clown prince, who leaves...
Cell 211

Cell 211 (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/09/2009
Tinged with social overtones, turns on a rookie prison employee that gets trapped in the penitentiary as it erupts in violence and has to pass himself off as a new prison inmate. The riot sparks a political crisis and a media blitz, which shake the very foundations of Spain.

Endurance (1999)

Rated: PG Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 05/13/1999
A part-fiction, part-documentary biography of Haile Gebrselassie, an East African long-distance runner in the 1996 Summer Olympics. As a child, Haile runs everywhere - to and from his school, or a 3 hour trip to collect water. He is inspired by the 1980 Olympic success of another Ethiopian, Miruts Yifter, in the 10,000 meters and decides to become an athlete. He moves to Addis Ababa, goes into...

Indictment: the Mcmartin Trial (1995)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 135 minutes Release date: 05/19/1995
Television movie tracing six years of media and courtroom attention surrounding the owners and teachers at the McMartin Pre-school of Manhattan Beach, California, accused of child molestation and eventually aquitted.

The Congress of Penguins (1995)

Rated: None Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 01/03/1995
In this mixture of documentary, fantasy, and polemic, the indigenous penguin population of Antarctia holds mankind responsible for the pollution and destruction of the natural world.
Fox & the Child

The Fox & the Child (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 11/29/2007
A woman recounts her childhood friendship with a fox as a young girl.
Our Song

Our Song (2001)

Rated: None Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 05/22/2001
A tale set in modern-day Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Lanisha, Maria and Joycelyn are long-time friends and classmates facing the brink of adulthood. This trio has one very strong tie in common: they are talented, hard-working members of their school's highly regarded marching band. During the closing weeks of summer, the small moments and dramas that mean nothing and everything to young girls...
Angelo, My Love

Angelo, My Love (1982)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 12/31/1982