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1. Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood (2010 TV Mini-Series)

Documentary, History

8.6
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The history of Hollywood film from the medium's invention to the birth of the New Hollywood in 1970.

Stars: Christopher Plummer, Daniel Selznick, Gregory Orr, Samuel Goldwyn Jr.

2. Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood (2010– )
Episode: The Birth of Hollywood - 1907-1920 (2010)

Documentary, History

8.6
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California was quickly recognized as the ideal setting for the American film industry, with its relative freedom from patent problems, constant sunshine and varied geography. As early as ... See full summary »

Writer: Jon Wilkman | Stars: Christopher Plummer, Bob Balaban, Jeanine Basinger, Cari Beauchamp

3. Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood (2010– )
Episode: Brother, Can You Spare a Dream?: 1929-1941 (2010)

Documentary, History

8.5
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The American movie business started as peepshows and grew into a near-mythical art form that used an exciting new technology to create drama, laughter and adventure bigger than life.

Writer: Jon Wilkman | Stars: Christopher Plummer, Jeanine Basinger, Cari Beauchamp, A. Scott Berg

4. Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood (2010– )
Episode: The Dream Merchants: 1920-1928 (2010)

Documentary, History

8.5
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The American movie business started as peepshows and grew into a near-mythical art form that used an exciting new technology to create drama, laughter and adventure bigger than life.

Writer: Jon Wilkman | Stars: Christopher Plummer, Peter Bogdanovich, Richard D. Zanuck, Susan Fox-Rosellini

5. A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss (2010– )

177 min | Documentary

8.2
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Mark Gatiss examines the history of the horror film, from classic Hollywood monsters to Hammer's glory days and beyond.

Stars: Mark Gatiss, John Carpenter, Michael Roberts, Barbara Steele

6. A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss (2010– )
Episode: Frankenstein Goes to Hollywood (2010)

59 min | Documentary

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Writer: Mark Gatiss | Director: John Das | Stars: Mark Gatiss, Jonathan Rigby, Michael Roberts, John Carpenter

7. Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood (2010– )
Episode: Peepshow Pioneers (2010)

Documentary, History

8.1
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Audiences were watching projected images as early as the 18th century. But the pictures were drawings, and they didn't move. That would come in the 1880s. The first movie pioneers were ... See full summary »

Writer: Jon Wilkman | Stars: Christopher Plummer, Terry Borton, Paul Israel, Charles Musser

8. Biography (1987– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.0
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The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

Creator: Agnes Nixon | Stars: Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith, Roddy McDowall

9. The Hollywood Revue of 1929 (1929)

130 min | Musical

7.8
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An all-star revue featuring MGM contract players.

Writers: Al Boasberg, Robert E. Hopkins | Director: Charles Reisner | Stars: Conrad Nagel, Jack Benny, John Gilbert, Norma Shearer

10. Famous Monster: Forrest J Ackerman (2007)

48 min | Documentary, Biography

7.8
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Famous Monster takes a fast-paced, colorful look at the life of science fiction's greatest fan - Forrest J. Ackerman, whose 85 year love affair with the genre helped bring it into the ... See full summary »

Writer: Ian Johnston | Director: Michael MacDonald | Stars: Forrest J Ackerman, Ray Bradbury, Bobbie Bresee, Lon Chaney Jr.

11. The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

Unrated | 93 min | Horror

7.7
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A mad, disfigured composer seeks love with a lovely young opera singer.

Writer: Gaston Leroux | Directors: Rupert Julian, Lon Chaney, Ernst Laemmle, Edward Sedgwick | Stars: Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin, Norman Kerry, Arthur Edmund Carewe

12. The Horror Hall of Fame II (1991 TV Movie)

120 min | Horror

7.7
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Director: Ron de Moraes | Stars: Samuel Z. Arkoff, Adrienne Barbeau, Robert Boyle, Morgan Brittany

13. Birth of Hollywood (2011 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Documentary, History

7.7
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Paul Merton looks at the pioneers of early Hollywood and how they laid down the blueprint for the modern cinema industry.

Stars: Paul Merton, Carla Laemmle, Angela Lansbury, Will Green

14. Dracula (1931)

Approved | 85 min | Horror

7.6
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The ancient vampire Count Dracula arrives in England and begins to prey upon the virtuous young Mina.

Writers: Bram Stoker, Hamilton Deane, John L. Balderston, Garrett Fort | Directors: Tod Browning, Karl Freund | Stars: Bela Lugosi, Helen Chandler, David Manners, Dwight Frye

15. King of Jazz (1930)

98 min | Animation, Music

7.6
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This revue presents its numbers around the orchestra leader Paul Whiteman, besides that it shows in it's final number that the European popular music are the roots of American popular music... See full summary »

Writer: Harry Ruskin | Directors: John Murray Anderson, Pál Fejös | Stars: Paul Whiteman, John Boles, Laura La Plante, Jeanette Loff

17. The Perfect Scary Movie (2005 TV Movie)

102 min | Documentary

7.3
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A documentary looking at the various conventions and scare techniques of the horror genre.

Stars: Alexander Armstrong, Richard O'Brien, Darrell Wilkins, Jenny Agutter

18. The Road to Dracula (1999 Video)

35 min | Documentary, Short

7.1
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Writer: David J. Skal | Director: David J. Skal | Stars: Carla Laemmle, Clive Barker, Bob Madison, David J. Skal

19. Uncle Tom's Cabin (1927)

TV-PG | 144 min | Drama, History

7.0
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Slavery tears apart a black family in the South before the start of the Civil War.

Writers: Harriet Beecher Stowe, Harvey F. Thew, A.P. Younger, Walter Anthony | Director: Harry A. Pollard | Stars: Margarita Fischer, James B. Lowe, Arthur Edmund Carewe, George Siegmann

20. When the World Breaks (2010)

84 min | Documentary

6.9
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In 1929 the world was launched into the darkest time in modern economic history. That same year, Ernest Hemingway wrote: "The world breaks everyone and afterward many are strong in the ... See full summary »

Writers: Hans Fjellestad, Joe Mundo, Jason Sallee | Director: Hans Fjellestad | Stars: Buzz Aldrin, Andrew Alozie, Kaine Alozie, Richard Anderson

21. The Opera Ghost: A Phantom Unmasked (2000 Video)

51 min | Documentary

6.9
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Writers: Scott MacQueen, David J. Skal | Director: David J. Skal | Stars: Scott MacQueen, Susanna Foster, Carla Laemmle, Rudy Behlmer

22. The Frankenstein Files: How Hollywood Made a Monster (2002 Video)

45 min | Documentary, Horror

6.9
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Writer: David J. Skal | Director: David J. Skal | Stars: David J. Skal, Rudy Behlmer, Sara Karloff, Bob Madison

23. Lugosi: The Forgotten King (1985 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary, Biography

6.9
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A one hour documentary on the life of one of Hollywood's neglected horror icons, hosted by fear fan extraordinare Forrest J Ackerman & interviews with Hollywood legends John Carradine, ... See full summary »

Writers: Mark S. Gilman Jr., Dave Stuckey | Directors: Mark S. Gilman Jr., Dave Stuckey | Stars: Forrest J Ackerman, Ralph Bellamy, Carroll Borland, John Carradine

24. Universal Horror (1998 TV Movie)

95 min | Documentary, Horror

6.8
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A documentary examining the early days of horror films, particularly those crafted at Universal Studios during the 1930s.

Director: Kevin Brownlow | Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Ray Bradbury, Nina Foch, James Karen

25. She's Alive! Creating the Bride of Frankenstein (1999)

39 min | Documentary, Horror, Short

6.8
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Documentary about the making of 1935's "Bride of Frankenstein."

Writer: David J. Skal | Director: David J. Skal | Stars: Joe Dante, Christopher Bram, Scott MacQueen, Bob Madison

26. Mystery of Edwin Drood (1935)

87 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.6
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An opium-addicted choirmaster develops an obsession for a beautiful young girl and will not stop short of murder in order to have her.

Writers: Leopold Atlas, John L. Balderston, Charles Dickens, Bradley King, Gladys Unger | Director: Stuart Walker | Stars: Claude Rains, Douglass Montgomery, Heather Angel, David Manners

27. Carla Laemmle Remembers: An Interview with David J. Skal (2003 Video)

6 min | Documentary, Short

6.6
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Actress and neice of Universal Pictures founder Carl Laemmle, Carla Laemmle recounts the events that occured while filming Phantom of the Opera, The (1925). Not too much ground is covered ... See full summary »

Director: David J. Skal | Star: Carla Laemmle

28. The Broadway Melody (1929)

Passed | 100 min | Musical, Romance

6.5
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Harriet and Queenie Mahoney, a vaudeville act, come to Broadway, where their friend Eddie Kerns needs them for his number in one of Francis Zanfield's shows. Eddie was in love with Harriet,... See full summary »

Writers: Edmund Goulding, Sarah Y. Mason, Norman Houston, James Gleason | Director: Harry Beaumont | Stars: Bessie Love, Anita Page, Charles King, The Angeles Twins

29. The Vampire Hunters Club (2001 Video)

30 min | Comedy, Short, Horror

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Writers: Buddy Barnett, Kathe Duba-Barnett, Edward L. Plumb | Director: Donald F. Glut | Stars: John Agar, William Smith, Bob Burns, Forrest J Ackerman

30. The Phantom of the Opera: Unmasking the Masterpiece (2013)

105 min | Documentary

6.2
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Director: Cortlandt Hull | Stars: James Bama, Jason Barnett, Michael F. Blake, Ron Chaney

31. The Adventures of Frank Merriwell (1936)

Approved | 219 min | Adventure

6.0
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A 12-episode serial in which scholastic sports star Frank Merriwell leaves school to search for his missing father. His adventures involve a mysterious inscription on a ring, buried ... See full summary »

Writers: Burt L. Standish, George H. Plympton, Ella O'Neill, Maurice Geraghty, Basil Dickey | Directors: Clifford Smith, Lew Landers | Stars: Donald Briggs, Jean Rogers, John 'Dusty' King, Carla Laemmle

32. Birth of Hollywood (2011– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2011)

Documentary, History

6.0
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Writers: Paul Merton, Suki Webster | Director: Paul Merton | Stars: Paul Merton, Jane Zumwalt, Jacob Ochsner, Micah Tayloe Owens

33. Birth of Hollywood (2011– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (2011)

Documentary, History

6.0
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Writers: Paul Merton, Suki Webster | Director: Paul Merton | Stars: Paul Merton, Deborah Bertling, Sue Braden, Jeff Dinnell

34. On Your Toes (1939)

Approved | 94 min | Music, Comedy

5.8
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A young hoofer quits vaudeville to become a composer and hooks up with a Russian ballet troupe.

Writers: Jerry Wald, Richard Macaulay, Sig Herzig, Lawrence Riley, Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart, George Abbott | Director: Ray Enright | Stars: Vera Zorina, Eddie Albert, Alan Hale, Frank McHugh

35. 100 Jahre Hollywood - Die Carl Laemmle Story (2011 TV Movie)

78 min | Documentary

5.7
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Writer: Kai Christiansen | Director: Kai Christiansen | Stars: Peter Bogdanovich, Carla Laemmle, John Malkovich, Frances Schönberger

36. A Sad State of Affairs (2013)

97 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

5.6
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A wandering neo-vaudvillian becomes smitten with his motel neighbor, a slightly stubborn young woman who is on her way to the state capitol with a unique agenda.

Writer: Matthew A. Lanoue | Director: Matthew A. Lanoue | Stars: Darren Gresham, Carla Laemmle, Laura Morton, Jeremy Trager

37. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Lon Chaney: Son of a Thousand Faces (1995)

50 min | Documentary, Biography, History

5.6
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Writer: David J. Skal | Director: Kevin Burns | Stars: Forrest J Ackerman, Ronald V. Borst, Lon Chaney Jr., Lon Chaney

38. Pooltime (2010)

Comedy

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A 40-something gay man has an intimate pool party for his three best middle-aged gay buddies, wondering privately if that special someone might be among them.

Writer: Mike Donahue | Director: Mike Donahue | Stars: Inge Jaklyn, Marcus Harwell, Jeffrey Patrick Olson, Mark C. Hanson

39. Mansion of Blood (2015)

Horror

Millionaire Mason Murphy renovates the haunted Mayhew mansion. He moves his family to the estate with his creepy servant Zacharia (Gary Busey)... See full synopsis »

Writer: Mike Donahue | Director: Mike Donahue | Stars: Gary Busey, Robert Picardo, Ray Quiroga, Tom Tangen

40. The Extra (2015)

Comedy

Bad boy movie star Derrick Stone books himself as an extra as a prank. When he arrives on set, no one recognizes him as Derrick Stone, they just think he looks like Derrick Stone. Finding ... See full summary »

Writer: Mike Donahue | Director: Mike Donahue | Stars: Tyrone Power Jr., John Saxon, Angela Oakenfold, Lila Urda

42. Marsha Hunt's Sweet Adversity (2014)

98 min | Documentary, Biography, History | Post-production

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In 1935, 17 year old aspiring actress Marsha Hunt was discovered in Hollywood. She signed with Paramount Pictures and went on to a flourishing career at MGM. She made 54 films in 17 years ... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Adkins, Joan Cohen, Roger C. Memos | Director: Roger C. Memos | Stars: Mickey Rooney, Valerie Harper, Marsha Hunt, Norman Lloyd

43. Midnight Madness: The History of Horror, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Films (2010– )

210 min | Documentary

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A Documentary Film Series that covers the making and evolution of Fantastic Films.

Stars: Samuel Z. Arkoff, Veronica Carlson, Aaron Christensen, Roger Corman

45. Among the Rugged Peaks (2011)

Documentary, Short, Biography

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"Among the rugged peaks that crown down upon the Borgo Pass, are found crumbling castles of a bygone age." - Carla Laemmle, Dracula (1931) Carla Laemmle is one of the oldest living silent ... See full summary »

Writers: Bill Lynn, Tom Tangen | Director: Tom Tangen | Stars: Robert Aragon, Robert S. Birchard, Ron Chaney, Donnie Dunagan

46. His Last Fling (1935)

20 min | Short, Comedy

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Writers: Raymond Cannon, Charles Lamont, Al Rondell | Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Sterling Holloway, Carla Laemmle, Joey Ray, Phyllis Fraser