With Hollywood Newsreel Syndicate (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. The Kid Stays in the Picture (2002)

R | 93 min | Documentary, Biography

7.4
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75 Metascore

Documentary about legendary Paramount producer Robert Evans (the film shares the same name as Evans's famous 1994 autobiography).

Directors: Nanette Burstein, Brett Morgen | Stars: Robert Evans, Eddie Albert, Peter Bart, Charlie Bluhdorn

Votes: 6,629 | Gross: $1.43M

2. The Atomic Cafe (1982)

Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary, History

7.6
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Disturbing collection of 1940s and 1950s United States government-issued propaganda films designed to reassure Americans that the atomic bomb was not a threat to their safety.

Directors: Jayne Loader, Kevin Rafferty, Pierce Rafferty | Stars: Paul Tibbets, Harry S. Truman, W.H.P. Blandy, Brien McMahon

Votes: 3,728 | Gross: $0.02M

3. Tab Hunter Confidential (2015)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Biography

7.8
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60 Metascore

The story of matinee idol Tab Hunter from teenage stable boy to closeted Hollywood star of the 1950s.

Director: Jeffrey Schwarz | Stars: Tab Hunter, Clint Eastwood, Portia de Rossi, Paul Newman

Votes: 2,854

4. And the Oscar Goes To... (2014 TV Movie)

87 min | Documentary, History

7.2
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The history of the Academy Awards.

Directors: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman | Stars: Anjelica Huston, Billy Crystal, Tom Hanks, Cher

Votes: 1,320

5. The Fabulous Allan Carr (2017)

90 min | Documentary, Biography

7.5
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Allan Carr built his bombastic reputation producing the hit movie GREASE and Broadway sensation LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, but it all came crashing down after he conceived the notorious 1989 Academy Awards.

Director: Jeffrey Schwarz | Stars: Judy Garland, Tom Hanks, Michelle Pfeiffer, John Travolta

Votes: 58

6. The Age of Believing: The Disney Live Action Classics (2008 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 80 min | Documentary

7.7
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Along with his legendary cartoons, Walt Disney produced a marvelous array of live action classics that came about through the use of his singular style, hard work and an unwavering belief in this vision.

Director: Peter Fitzgerald | Stars: Angela Lansbury, Kurt Russell, Walt Disney, Dick Van Dyke

Votes: 89

7. Steve McQueen: The Essence of Cool (2005 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 87 min | Documentary

7.5
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The life and times of actor Steve McQueen, on the 75th anniversary of his birth

Director: Mimi Freedman | Stars: Steve McQueen, Robert Culp, Neile Adams, Suzanne Pleshette

Votes: 276

8. The Sound of Music: From Fact to Phenomenon (1994 Video)

87 min | Documentary

8.0
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This is a detailed made-for-video documentary on the saga of the making of the movie Sound of Music, The (1965), and the story of the life of Maria von Trapp and her family which inspired it.

Director: Michael Matessino | Stars: Claire Bloom, Eleonore von Trapp Campbell, Johannes von Trapp, Ted Chapin

Votes: 70

9. Hollywood Backstage (1964–1968)

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Stars: John Willis, Susan Oliver, Ann-Margret, Anthony Franciosa

Votes: 11

10. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows (2000)

TV-14 | 87 min | Documentary, Biography

7.3
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Documentary that explores actor/director Clint Eastwood and his art by juxtaposing each major stage in his life with a corresponding stage in the thematic development of his work. Clint ... See full summary »

Director: Bruce Ricker | Stars: Morgan Freeman, Richard Burton, Joel Cox, Dani Crayne

Votes: 346

11. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: Sidney Poitier: One Bright Light (2000)

TV-14 | 55 min | Documentary, Biography

7.7
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In this series entry, actor/director Sidney Poitier discusses his life and career. He tells of his upbringing in Jamaica; the difficulties he encountered in New York City at the start of ... See full summary »

Director: Lee Grant | Stars: Akihito, James Baldwin, Janet G. Bostwick, Marlon Brando

Votes: 87


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