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Rewind This! (2013 Documentary)
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Home video changed the world. The cultural and historical impact of the VHS tape was enormous. This film traces the ripples of that impact by examining the myriad aspects of society that were altered by the creation of videotape. (91 mins.)
Director: Josh Johnson
 
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Adjust Your Tracking (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary capturing the modern day VHS culture and VHS collectors. (84 mins.)
 
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Leviathan (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary shot in the North Atlantic and focused on the commercial fishing industry. (87 mins.)
 
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Baraka (1992 Documentary)
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A collection of expertly photographed scenes of human life and religion. (96 mins.)
Director: Ron Fricke
 
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GLOW: The Story of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling (2012 Documentary)
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GLOW: The Story of The Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling chronicles the rise and fall of the first ever all-female wrestling show through the stories of those who lived it. (76 mins.)
Director: Brett Whitcomb
 
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The American Scream (2012 Documentary)
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An original documentary which follows three families in a small seaside town in Massachusetts as they... (91 mins.)
 
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Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan (2011 Documentary)
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The life and work of the renowned film visual effects artist and producer. (90 mins.)
Director: Gilles Penso
 
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My Amityville Horror (2012 Documentary)
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For the first time in 35 years, Daniel Lutz recounts his version of the infamous Amityville haunting that terrified his family in 1975... (88 mins.)
Director: Eric Walter
 
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Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary on DIY producer/director Roger Corman and his alternative approach to making movies in Hollywood. (95 mins.)
Director: Alex Stapleton
 
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Trailer War (2012 Documentary)
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A meticulous selection of the best, strangest and most amazing coming attraction trailers in the world.
Stars: Joe Dante
 
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These Amazing Shadows (2011 Documentary)
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Tells the history and importance of The National Film Registry, a roll call of American cinema treasures that reflects the diversity of film, and indeed the American experience itself. (88 mins.)
 
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American Movie (1999 Documentary)
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Documentary about an aspiring filmmaker's attempts to finance his dream project by finally completing the low-budget horror film he abandoned years before. (107 mins.)
Director: Chris Smith
 
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I Am Nancy (2011 Documentary)
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In the autobiographical I AM NANCY, the focus is squarely on Heather Langenkamp and her unique experience... (71 mins.)
Director: Arlene Marechal
 
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Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea (2004 Documentary)
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Renowned cult film director John Waters narrates this quirky exploration of the Salton Sea, the massive... (74 mins.)
 
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Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th (2013 Documentary)
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A chronicle of the history of the Friday the 13th franchise. (400 mins.)
Director: Daniel Farrands
 
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Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream (2005 Documentary)
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From 1970-1977, six low budget films shown at midnight transformed the way we make and watch films. (88 mins.)
Director: Stuart Samuels
 
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Virginia Creepers: The Horror Host Tradition of the Old Dominion (2009 Documentary)
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Virginia Creepers examines more than 50 years of television horror hosting in the Commonwealth of Virginia... (120 mins.)
 
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A Night at the Movies: The Horrors of Stephen King (2011 Documentary)
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Author Stephen King discusses the various types of horror films and why they are so popular with moviegoers. (58 mins.)
 
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Stephen King's World of Horror (1986 Documentary)
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A documentary about the works of novelist Stephen King and his influence on popular culture and his impact on horror film and novels. Portions of this documentary were repackaged and released as "This is Horror", released in 1989. (60 mins.)
 
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Murder on a Sunday Morning (2001 Documentary)
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Oscar-winning documentary that documents a murder trial in which a 15-year-old African-American is wrongfully accused of a 2000 murder in Jacksonville, Florida. (111 mins.)
 
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Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father (2008 Documentary)
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A filmmaker decides to memorialize a murdered friend when his friend's ex-girlfriend announces she is expecting his son. (95 mins.)
Director: Kurt Kuenne
 
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Whitey: United States of America v. James J. Bulger (2014 Documentary)
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A look at James 'Whitey' Bulger, one of the most infamous criminals in American history. (107 mins.)
Director: Joe Berlinger
 
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Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films (2014 Documentary)
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The history of the independent film company, The Cannon Film Group, Inc.. (106 mins.)
Director: Mark Hartley