Keyword: film

Juno

Juno (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 12/04/2007
Juno is a whip-smart teen confronting an unplanned pregnancy by her classmate Bleeker. With the help of her hot best friend Leah, Juno finds her unborn child a "perfect" set of parents: an affluent suburban couple, Mark and Vanessa, longing to adopt. Luckily, Juno has the total support of her parents as she faces some tough decisions, flirts with adulthood and ultimately figures out where she...
Batman Begins

Batman Begins (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 140 minutes Release date: 06/14/2005
How does one man change the world? It's a question that haunts Bruce Wayne like the specter of his parents, gunned down before his eyes in the streets of Gotham on a night that changed his life forever. Tormented by guilt and anger, battling the demons that feed his desire for revenge and his need to honor his parents' altruistic legacy, the disillusioned industrial heir vanished from Gotham and...
Junk

Junk (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 03/13/2014
Kaveh and Raul are two B-movie co-writers who have suffered a bitter falling out. Kaveh lost his girlfriend, and spends his days getting high in his apartment, while Raul is off studying at Columbia University. But when one of their films, Islama-rama 2, is accepted by a film festival, the two ex-friends are forced to tentatively re-connect in order to pitch their script to the mysterious producer...
Singin' in the Rain

Singin' in the Rain (1952)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 03/31/1952
In 1927, dashing actor Don Lockwood and blonde bombshell Lina Lamont are one of Hollywood's favorite romantic teams, though Lina mistakenly believes that their on-screen love is for real. Don and his less famous partner Cosmo have worked their way to the top the hard way, through vaudeville, stunt work etc. When "The Jazz Player" arrives and sound changes everything in the movie business, Don is...
He's Way More Famous Than You

He's Way More Famous Than You (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 05/09/2013
When former "Squid and the Whale" starlet, Halley Feiffer loses her boyfriend, her agent and her career in one fell swoop, she realizes that something in her life has to change she has to become "way more famous!" So, armed with a stolen script and two pitchers of sangria, Halley enlists the help of her brother Ryan and the "gay guy from Ugly Betty" to make her own movie, starring herself and any...
Women in Film

Women in Film (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 11/29/2000
An emotional look at three women in contemporary cinema: independent producer Phyllis Wolfe is in the midst of a breakdown; casting director Sara Radisson-Stein has just given birth to a blind infant; and sociopathic masseuse Gina Tolk steals energy from her celebrity clients.
Lovelace

Lovelace (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 08/08/2013
In 1972-before the internet, before the porn explosion-Deep Throat was a phenomenon: the first scripted pornographic theatrical feature film, featuring a story, some jokes, and an unknown and unlikely star, Linda Lovelace. Escaping a strict religious family, Linda discovered freedom and the high-life when she fell for and married charismatic hustler Chuck Traynor. As Linda Lovelace, she became an...
Vito

Vito (2010)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 11/29/2010
A portrait of Vito Russo, gay activist and critic of LGBT representation in the media. His book "The Celluloid Closet" offers a critique Hollywood's portrayals of gays in movies and remains a landmark in the field.
Story of Film: An Odyssey

The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2010)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 900 minutes Release date: 11/29/2010
Follow the history of the movies from their earliest days in nickelodeons to the multi-plexes of today. Film historian Mark Cousins guides this 15-part tour of the history of cinema, filmed all over the globe and featuring film clips and interviews with the artists that shaped the movies like Kyoko Kagawa, Gus van Sant, Lars Von Trier, Wim Wenders, Bernardo Bertolucci, Robert Towne, Jane Campion...
Our Nixon

Our Nixon (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 08/29/2013
Throughout Richard Nixon's presidency, three of his top White House aides obsessively documented their experiences with Super 8 home movie cameras. Young, idealistic and dedicated, they had no idea that a few years later they'd all be in prison. This unique and personal visual record, created by H.R. Haldeman, John Ehrlichman and Dwight Chapin, was seized by the FBI during the Watergate...
Dir: Penny Lane
With: N/A

Gambler (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2011
Film director Nicolas Winding Refn struggles to clear himself of personal debt of close to $1 million to secure his family's financial future and help him get his life back on track. Known for "Pusher," his cult movie in 1996, Refn was forced to file for bankruptcy when his passion project "Fear X" flopped at the box office. His only chance for a fresh start and to continue his filmmaking career...
Dir: Phie Ambo
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Blonde (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/17/2014
A dramatized account of the rise to fame and the epic demise of the world's most infamous and exploited sex symbol, Marilyn Monroe.

Official Rejection (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/05/2014
A group of filmmakers take their independent feature, "Ten 'til Noon", along the film festival circuit and through all the politics, pitfalls, triumphs, and comic tragedies they encounter along the way. Featuring interviews with a large number of filmmakers, programmers, and other industry figures, the movie will be a primer on the current state of the business of modern independent film, taking...
Side by Side

Side by Side (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 08/16/2012
Join Keanu Reeves on a tour of the past and the future of filmmaking. Since the invention of cinema, the standard format for recording moving images has been film. Over the past two decades, a new form of digital filmmaking has emerged, creating a groundbreaking evolution in the medium. Reeves explores the development of cinema and the impact of digital filmmaking via in-depth interviews with...
In A World...

In A World... (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 08/08/2013
Carol Solomon, a young female voice coach, joins the all-male race to land the white-hot new trailer of a blockbuster trilogy, and with it lay claim to the legendary trailer catchphrase "In a world ." In doing so, she must battle ingrained industry sexism, ridiculously self-important competitors and even her own father, Sam Sotto, a legendary voice-over artist who can't bring himself to recognize...

The Go-Go Boys: The Inside Story of Cannon Films (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Two Israeli-born cousins, Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus, turned the Hollywood power structure upside down, producing over 300 films and becoming the most powerful independent film company in the world. Here, we examine the complex relationship between two contradictory personalities whose combined force fueled their success and eventual collapse.
Loitering With Intent

Loitering With Intent (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
After running into a film producer eager to invest in a new project, aspiring writers Dominic and Raphael need to come up with a script fast, so the pair head to the seclusion of upstate New York to churn out their masterpiece. But when Dominic's siren of a sister turns up desperate for reprieve from her boyfriend, they soon realize they are in for more than they bargained for.
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...
Going Down in LA-LA Land

Going Down in LA-LA Land (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 04/19/2012
A young, ambitious, gay actor from New York arrives in Los Angeles with the looks and talent to become a star. However, after a sordid relationship and some tough choices, he finds himself in the underworld of gay porn, male prostitution, washed up stars and crystal meth addicts, confronted with decisions he swore he would never make.

Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 61 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
An exploration of Clint Eastwood's directorial method dissects the skills that have ensured his four decades of success. Bringing together the insights of Martin Scorsese, Meryl Streep, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman and many others, we observe a dynamic portrait of the man, the colleague and the creator.

The Road Within (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Kingdom Come

Kingdom Come (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/05/2014
First-time director Daniel Gillies tries to raise a million dollars to finance his first feature film, entitled "Broken Kingdom." A variety of well-known actors and directors share their thoughts and experiences on the heart-breaking, agonizing realities of getting an independent film made.
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps

Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 07/27/2000
The shy Professor Sherman Klump is getting married. And the Klump family couldn't be more delighted. His fiancee Denise is thrilled to become a Klump, and with her appetite she'll fit right in; Mama thinks it's fabulous; Papa's less grouchy; Granny's relieved that Sherman will finally be enjoying the pleasures of intimate relations; and Ernie has simmered down. But Buddy Love--well, Buddy that's...
Drew: The Man Behind the Poster

Drew: The Man Behind the Poster (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 08/15/2013
The career of artist and illustrator Drew Struzan, whose work includes the iconic posters of "Indiana Jones," Back to the Future" and the "Star Wars" trilogies is chronicled. Telling the tale through exclusive interviews with George Lucas, Steven Spielberg, Harrison Ford, Michael J. Fox, Thomas Jane, Sam Witwer, Frank Darabont, Guillermo del Toro and other artists, critics and filmmakers, the...