Keyword: Hollywood

Argo

Argo (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 10/11/2012
During the Iran hostage crisis, the CIA and Hollywood collaborated in a life-or-death covert operation to rescue six Americans. Their role in these events was little-known until information was declassified many years later. On November 4, 1979, as the Iranian revolution reaches its boiling point, militants storm the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, taking 52 Americans hostage. In the midst of the chaos...
This Is The End

This Is The End (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 06/11/2013
Six friends are trapped in a house after a series of strange and catastrophic events devastate Los Angeles. As the world unravels outside, dwindling supplies and cabin fever threaten to tear apart the friendships inside. Eventually, they are forced to leave the house, facing their fate and the true meaning of friendship and redemption.
Artist

The Artist (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 11/24/2011
It's the late 1920s in Hollywood and handsome George Valentin is a silent movie idol. During the premiere of his latest film, Valentin meets Peppy Miller, a star-struck extra and aspiring actress. The two are attracted to each other and Peppy is given a small dancing role in his next picture. As their romance progresses, Valentin's producer has to cope with a love-struck star who is distracted on...
Holiday

The Holiday (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 131 minutes Release date: 12/07/2006
Iris is in love with a man who is about to marry another woman. Across the globe, Amanda realizes the man she lives with has been unfaithful. Two women who have never met and live 6,000 miles apart, find themselves in the exact same place. They meet online at a home exchange website, and impulsively switch homes for the holiday. Iris moves into Amanda's L.A. house in sunny California as Amanda...
Muppets

The Muppets (2011)

Rated: PG Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 11/22/2011
On vacation in Los Angeles, Walter, the world's biggest Muppet fan, his brother Gary and Gary's girlfriend Mary from Smalltown, USA, discover the nefarious plan of oilman Tex Richman to raze the Muppet Theater and drill for the oil recently discovered beneath the Muppets' former stomping grounds. To stage a telethon and raise the $10 million needed to save the theater, Walter, Mary and Gary help...
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...
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...
Notting Hill

Notting Hill (1999)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 05/27/1999
William Thacker is a shy London bookseller who has never had much luck with women. When Hollywood star Anna Scott wanders into his shop, he is transfixed, but doesn't expect to see her again. But coincidence brings them together again, and soon the unlikely couple are falling in love, and must deal with the problems of a relationship between a star and an ordinary guy.
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...
Maps to the Stars

Maps to the Stars (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
Havana Segrand is a C-list actress approaching midlife who lives in the shadow of her famous mother, Clarice Taggart. Her current obsession is landing the lead in a remake of her mother's most popular film. Meanwhile, the hottest 13-year-old in Hollywood is obnoxious Benjie, who is doted on by the clueless parents managing his career. His sister, the mysterious Agatha, returns to Los Angeles from...
Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star

Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 09/08/2011
Bucky is a small town grocery bagger, going nowhere in life - until he discovers that his conservative parents were once adult film stars! Armed with the belief that he has found his destiny, Bucky packs up and heads out to LA, hoping to follow in his parents' footsteps.
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...
Stuck on You

Stuck on You (2003)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 12/11/2003
Bob and Walt Tenor are small-town legends who excel at sports, and who are the proud owners of a fast-food restaurant where their four hands work the grill at lightning speed. When the acting bug bites Walt, he convinces Bob to honor their childhood pact to never hold back the other, and the brothers head west for the bright lights of Hollywood. Bob and Walt make fast friends with their sexy...

Entourage (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/11/2015
Sal

Sal (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 11/29/2011
Almost two decades after being a 1950s teen idol and an Oscar nominee for his roles in "Rebel Without a Cause" and "Exodus," Sal Mineo is no longer a marquee sensation. But after years of public struggles with drugs and alcohol, he has become open about his homosexuality and is finding his way to becoming the actor and director he has always wanted to be. This film chronicles the final day of his...
Sellebrity

Sellebrity (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 01/10/2013
This historical ride through the early days of Hollywood and the rise of the paparazzi explores how fame has changed from the highly-structured studio system to the current free-for-all press and paparazzi frenzy. Interviews with Jennifer Aniston, Elton John, Jennifer Lopez, Salma Hayek, Sara Jessica Parker and Kid Rock, among others, give a glimpse into the lives of those on the front lines of...
Last of Robin Hood

The Last of Robin Hood (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 08/28/2014
Errol Flynn, the swashbuckling Hollywood star and notorious ladies' man, flouted convention all his life, but never more brazenly than in his last years when, swimming in vodka and unwilling to face his mortality, he undertook a liaison with an aspiring actress, Beverly Aadland. The two had a high-flying affair that spanned the globe and was enabled by the girl's fame-obsessed mother, Florence. It...

A True Story (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/24/2013
Mike and Matt are best friends and roommates who have struggled as actors for some time. Along the way, they have written a screenplay, a vehicle for them both that they are sure will lead them to success. They even have a prospective buyer in Jason, a neighbor who is an assistant to big-time producer Richard Simpkins. Meanwhile, Mike's ex- girlfriend, Deanna, has suddenly moved to town and is...
Low Down

Low Down (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
2 Jacks

2 Jacks (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 10/17/2013
Legendary film director Jack Hussar, notorious gambler and womanizer, returns to the LA scene to raise money for his next feature film. In one eventful night, he seduces the stunning Diana, attends some wild industry parties and narrowly escapes a brush with the law, all before playing a high-stakes poker game at dawn. Years later, Jack Hussar Jr. arrives in Hollywood to follow his father's career...
Congress

The Congress (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 07/02/2013
Stuck with a stalled career and two eccentric children to support, 43-year-old actress Robin Wright signs a lucrative contract with Paramount Studios to have herself scanned into a computer, enabling the studio to permanently own and control her image.
Back in the Day

Back in the Day (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 07/05/2014
Sometimes in order to move forward, you have to go back and that's what happens to Jim Owens when he heads home for his high school reunion. In an attempt to relive the glory days with his boys and explore an old romance, Jim nearly destroys his hometown and friendships.
Mulholland Drive

Mulholland Drive (2001)

Rated: R Runtime: 146 minutes Release date: 10/07/2001
Along Mulholland Drive nothing is what it seems. In the unreal universe of Los Angeles, the city bares its schizophrenic nature, an uneasy blend of innocence and corruption, love and loneliness, beauty and depravity. A woman is left with amnesia following a car accident. An aspiring young actress finds her staying in her aunt's home. The puzzle begins to unfold, propelling us through a mysterious...

American Storytellers (2003)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/06/2003
A journey into the minds of four American storytellers which provides a portrait of what makes these directors 'tick'. John McNaughton, Harold Ramis, John Sayles and Forest Whitaker discuss life, art and the process of filmmaking.