Here we've displayed a list of the best Hollywood, Calif. films : Stop Making Sense(1984), The Stunt Man(1980), The Life of Reilly(2006), What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?(1962), Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin(2003), In a Lonely Place(1950), The Typewriter, the Rifle and the Movie Camera(1996), True Romance(1993), Sullivan's Travels(1941), The Celluloid Closet(1996), The Bad and the Beautiful(1952), Ed Wood(1994) ... ...
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An innovative concert movie for the rock group The Talking Heads.
Comedy, Mystery & Thriller
A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where a sinister presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from both past and future.
If, in 1940, you had a lobotomized aunt, an institutionalized father, a racist mother, and were the only gay kid on the block, what do you think the odds would be that you'd end up a Tony ... See full summary »
Horror, Mystery & Thriller
A former child star torments her paraplegic sister in their decaying Hollywood mansion.
Narrated by Sydney Pollack, film critic Richard Schickel's dazzling two-hour plus documentary to one of the towering figures in film: Charles Chaplin. Hardcore Chaplin fans may not find ... See full summary »
A potentially violent screenwriter is a murder suspect until his lovely neighbor clears him. However, she soon starts to have her doubts.
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In a documentary about Samuel Fuller, the spectator gets different impressions about the Hollywood director and his films. The film is divided into the three sections: The Typewriter, the ... See full summary »
Action, Crime, Drama
In Detroit, a lonely pop culture geek marries a call girl, steals cocaine from her pimp, and tries to sell it in Hollywood. Meanwhile, the owners of the cocaine, the Mob, track them down in an attempt to reclaim it.
A Hollywood director, John L Sullivan, sets out to experience life as a poor, homeless person in order to gain relevant life experience for his next movie.
Gay & Lesbian, Documentary
A documentary surveying the various Hollywood screen depictions of homosexuals and the attitudes behind them throughout the history of North American film.
An unscrupulous movie producer uses an actress, a director and a writer to achieve success.
Comedy, Biography, Drama
Ambitious but troubled movie director Edward D. Wood Jr. tries his best to fulfill his dreams, despite his lack of talent.
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A renowned New York playwright is enticed to California to write for the movies and discovers the hellish truth of Hollywood.
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In 2001 Jack Cardiff (1914-2009) became the first director of photography in the history of the Academy Awards to win an Honorary Oscar. But the first time he clasped the famous statuette ... See full summary »
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A documentary on the infamous gonzo journalist, Dr. Hunter S. Thompson.
Documentary, Drama, History
Cameramen and women discuss the craft and art of cinematography, illustrating their points with clips from 100 films, from Birth of a Nation to Do the Right Thing.
In New Jersey in 1935, a movie character walks off the screen and into the real world.
An elderly Charlie Chaplin discusses his autobiography with his editor, recounting his amazing journey from his poverty-stricken childhood to world-wide success after the ingenious invention of the Little Tramp.
A young lady from Georgia goes to Hollywood in the hopes of becoming an actress.
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Biopic of the iconic French singer Édith Piaf. Raised by her grandmother in a brothel, she was discovered while singing on a street corner at the age of 19. Despite her success, Piaf's life was filled with tragedy.
Comedy, Kids & Family
Kermit and his newfound friends trek across America to find success in Hollywood, but a frog legs merchant is after Kermit.
A shy student trying to reach his family in Ohio, a gun-toting tough guy trying to find the last Twinkie, and a pair of sisters trying to get to an amusement park join forces to travel across a zombie-filled America.
Third installment in the "That's Entertainment" series, featuring scenes from "The Hollywood Revue of 1929," "Brigadoon," "Singin' In The Rain," and many more MGM films.
A film star helps a young singer and actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career on a downward spiral.
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Through a focus on the life of Dalton Trumbo (1905-1976), this film examines the effects on individuals and families of a congressional pursuit of Hollywood Communists after World War II. ... See full summary »
Biography, Drama, History
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A biopic depicting the early years of legendary Director and aviator Howard Hughes' career from the late 1920s to the mid 1940s.
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A look at the cinematic art of the film musical score, and the artists who create them.
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A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected, but which one?
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Author P.L. Travers reflects on her childhood after reluctantly meeting with Walt Disney, who seeks to adapt her Mary Poppins books for the big screen.