Brando Documentary Emerges After 50 Years

In another case of what’s old is new again, a documentary filmed in 1965 and featuring Marlon Brando has resurfaced after nearly 50 years. Shot by famed filmmakers Albert and David … Read Full Post

New Roman Polanski Documentary Makes Debut on Showtime

As a follow up to the acclaimed documentary Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired (2008), filmmaker Marina Zenovich directed Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out (2013), which made its debut on Showtime last night. … Read Full Post

New Roman Polanski Documentary Makes Debut on Showtime

As a follow up to the acclaimed documentary Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired (2008), filmmaker Marina Zenovich directed Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out (2013), which made its debut on Showtime last night. … Read Full Post

Criterion Collection on Hulu for Free This Weekend

This weekend, and this weekend only, the entire Criterion Collection on Hulu will be available for free . Even if you’re not a subscriber to Hulu Plus, you’ll be able to take your pick from over 800 titles ranging from Charlie Chaplin’s City Lights (1931), Ingmar Bergman’s The Seventh Seal (1958), John Ford ‘s classic Western Stagecoach (1939), David Lynch’s Eraserhead (1977) and even Orson Welles ‘ bizarre documentary F for Fake (1973). … Read Full Post

Suppressed John Huston Film Sees ‘Light’ of Day

After more than 65 years of darkness, John Huston ‘s powerful documentary Let There Be Light has finally been released to the viewing public. Commissioned by the U.S. Army during World War II, the film chronicles the struggle of 75 soldiers under psychiatric care suffering from what was then termed as shell shock, but what we now call post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). … Read Full Post

Federico Fellini’s The Clowns on DVD

An enchanting and nostalgic 1970 “documentary” about the life of circus clowns that manages to be a spoof of the genre itself.

A Birthday Tribute to Charlie Chaplin at Hollywood Heritage Museum – April 13th at 7:30 pm

This unique evening will include a showing of the documentary The Gentleman Tramp and some surprises. GET THE DETAILS.

Moguls and Movie Stars – The 7-Episode Series Comes to DVD on April 26

This documentary series is the true story behind the making of the American movie industry. This seven-part series details the personalities, relationships, collaborations and conflicts that created an industry and an art form. GET THE DETAILS.

Dick Dinman Says Goodbye to Tony Curtis & Walt Disney Says Hello to Nazi-Infested South America

This month’s installment of DVD Classics Corner on the Air focuses on Tony Curtis and the documentary Walt and El Grupo .

Harlan: In the Shadow of Jew Suss – 2008 Documentary on DVD

This documentary explores the life and career of Harlan, the expert film artisan responsible for Jew Suss the controversial 1940 feature still regarded as the most anti-Semitic production ever made.