Highest Rated Titles With Richard Edlund
- Movies or TV
1. The Creep Behind the Camera (2014)
111 min | Documentary, Animation, Biography
An exploration of the making of b-movie sci-fi cult classic "The Creeping Terror" and its con-man director Art "A.J." Nelson/Vic Savage.
PG | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
After the rebels have been brutally overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker takes advanced Jedi training with Master Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader as part of his plan to capture Luke.
3. Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
PG | 121 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a wookiee and two droids to save the universe from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.
5. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
PG | 115 min | Action, Adventure
Archeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the US government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis.
Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Not Rated | 28 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror
Married couple Fred and Erma's restaurant has seen better days. But things change once a stranger walks in, with a rather unique steak recipe...
PG | 134 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
After rescuing Han Solo from the palace of Jabba the Hutt, the Rebels attempt to destroy the Second Death Star, while Luke Skywalker tries to bring his father back to the Light Side of the Force.
11. Die Hard (1988)
R | 131 min | Action, Thriller
John McClane, officer of the NYPD, tries to save wife Holly Gennaro and several others, taken hostage by German terrorist Hans Gruber during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.
12. Angels in America (2003 TV Mini-Series)
TV-MA | 352 min | Drama, Fantasy
Playwright Tony Kushner adapts his political epic about the AIDS crisis during the mid-eighties, around a group of separate but connected individuals.
13. Empire of Dreams: The Story of the 'Star Wars' Trilogy (2004 Video)
151 min | Documentary, History
This documentary chronicles the making of the original Star Wars trilogy from start to finish. We get some background on George Lucas' start in the business and then continue with the ... See full summary »
14. Movie Magic (1994– )
30 min | Documentary, History
Documentary series dealing with every aspect of special effects in movies, from low-budget make-up to multi-million-dollar computer-generated graphics. The clear presentation includes ... See full summary »
19. Visions of Light (1992)
92 min | Documentary, History
Cameramen and women discuss the craft and art of cinematography and of the "DP" (the director of photography), illustrating their points with clips from 100 films, from Birth of a Nation to... See full summary »
Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Not Rated | 27 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror
Plastic surgery makes a criminal look like Humphrey Bogart.
21. The Making of 'Alien³' (2003 Video)
161 min | Documentary
The creation of the film Alien³ (1992) is covered here in this feature-length documentary in exhaustive detail. Many interviews with the cast and crew give us an idea of how hard of a time ... See full summary »
23. The Light and Magic of 'Indiana Jones' (2003 Video)
12 min | Documentary, Short
The men from ILM who contributed to the special effect work of the first three Indiana Jones pictures look back and reveal some of their secrets.
Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
The Man Who Was Death
Not Rated | 26 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror
After the death penalty is abolished, an executioner continues his former job through freelancing...
28. Big Trouble in Little China (1986)
PG-13 | 99 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
An All-American trucker gets dragged into a centuries-old mystical battle in Chinatown.
30. 21 Jump Street (2012)
R | 109 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
A pair of underachieving cops are sent back to a local high school to blend in and bring down a synthetic drug ring.
31. The Monster Squad (1987)
PG-13 | 82 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Dracula is alive. In fact, he plans to rule the world and that is why he seeks the help of other legendary monsters. However, a bunch of kids regarded by their peers as losers uncover the ... See full summary »
32. Cinematographer Style (2006)
86 min | Documentary
110 of the world's top cinematographers discuss the art of how and why films look the way they do.
G | 90 min | Documentary
A documentary on the life of the under-appreciated animator Ub Iwerks, who played a major role in the creation of Mickey Mouse.
35. Charlie Wilson's War (2007)
R | 102 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
A drama based on a Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets have some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.
37. Earth Star Voyager (1988 TV Mini-Series)
240 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The Earth Star Voyager is a spaceship sent to another solar system to prepare it for colonization. Earth itself is horribly polluted, so the mission is vitally important. But as the ... See full summary »
39. Ghost (1990)
PG-13 | 127 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
After being killed during a botched mugging, a man's love for his partner enables him to remain on earth as a ghost.
40. The Making of 'Alien 3' (1992 TV Movie)
PG-13 | Documentary
This made-for-TV documentary details the work that went into the production of Alien 3, David Fincher's 1992 continuation of the classic series about the battle between starship crewman ... See full summary »
44. Vision of a Future Passed: The Prophecy of 2001 (2007 Video)
22 min | Documentary, Short
In 2001: A Space Odyssey, Stanley Kubrick showed us what the future might look like. How true was his vision? This documentary employs interviews with filmmakers, screenwriters and authors ... See full summary »
45. Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (1995)
R | 92 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller
A man on the run is hunted by a demon known as the Collector.
47. Battlestar Galactica (1978)
PG | 148 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi
After the destruction of the human colonies, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift refugee fleet in a search for Earth.
48. The 53rd Annual Academy Awards (1981 TV Special)
Writers: Michael Barrie, Johnny Carson, Hal Goodman, Hal Kanter, Larry Klein, Buz Kohan, Jim Mulholland, Rod Warren | Directors: Marty Pasetta, Harrison Engle | Stars: Johnny Carson, Alan Arkin, Lucie Arnaz, Eileen Brennan
49. Alien³ (1992)
R | 114 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Ripley continues to be stalked by a savage alien, after her escape pod crashes on a prison planet.
50. Air Force One (1997)
R | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Hijackers seize the plane carrying the President of the United States and his family, but he - an ex-soldier - works from hiding to defeat them.