Most Popular "Academy Award" Titles
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4. A Star Is Born (1954)
TV-PG | 154 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
A film star helps a young singer and actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career on a downward spiral.
5. Tees Maar Khan (2010)
135 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Posing as a movie producer, a robber cons an entire village to help him rob a treasure-laden train.
6. Peter's Friends (1992)
R | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Six former college friends, with two new friends, gather for a New Years Eve weekend reunion at a large English countryside manor after ten years to reminisce about the good times now long gone.
7. Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999 TV Movie)
R | 120 min | Biography, Drama, Music
This biography of Dorothy Dandridge follows her career through early days on the club circuit with her sister to her turn in movies, including becoming the first black actress to win a Best... See full summary »
9. A Star Is Born (1937)
Not Rated | 111 min | Drama
A young woman comes to Hollywood with dreams of stardom, but achieves them only with the help of an alcoholic leading man whose best days are behind him.
10. Road to Bali (1952)
Approved | 91 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Having to leave Melbourne in a hurry to avoid various marriage proposals, two song-and-dance men sign on for work as divers. This takes them to an idyllic island on the way to Bali where ... See full summary »
11. Garbage (2013)
88 min | Comedy, Drama
Two garbage truck drivers in Hollywood become celebrities overnight after they find Cuba Gooding Jr.'s Best Supporting Actor Oscar for "Jerry Maguire" and suddenly their lives go topsy-turvy.
12. Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired (2008)
Unrated | 99 min | Documentary, Crime
Examines the public scandal and private tragedy which led to legendary filmmaker Roman Polanski's sudden flight from the United States.
13. Fame High (2012)
101 min | Documentary
Everyone dreams of fame. From the nail-biting freshman auditions to the spectacular year-end performances, Fame High captures the in-class and at-home drama, competition, heartbreak, and ... See full summary »
14. Trumbo (2007)
PG-13 | 96 min | Documentary, Biography
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 »
16. The Oscar (1966)
Approved | 119 min | Drama
Snotty Hollywood actor becomes even more full of himself after he's nominated for Best actor at the Academy Awards.
17. Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff (2010)
86 min | Documentary, Biography
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 »
18. I Love Melvin (1953)
Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
Melvin Hoover, a budding photographer for Look magazine, accidentally bumps into a young actress named Judy LeRoy in the park. They start to talk and Melvin soon offers to do a photo spread... See full summary »
19. AppleBox (2011)
20 min | Short, Comedy
James Bronson is a Hollywood Mega Star. He's at the top of his game -- and the top of his box. A full apple box, to be exact. At the height of his stardom, an unfortunate mishap occurs and ... See full summary »
20. CinemAbility (2013)
PG-13 | 98 min | Documentary
This documentary examines the ever-changing portrayals of disability story lines in film, TV and the web to see if the media has had a hand in transforming the societal inclusion of people with disabilities.
21. Aqua Seafoam Shame (2012)
63 min | Documentary, News
If Michael Moore were a lady who went after companies who still produce plastic, when the Pacific Garbage Patch is now the size of the continental United States. This Pacific Ocean Trash ... See full summary »
24. Viola: The Traveling Rooms of a Little Giant (2008)
9 min | Short
Seven-year-old Viola packs a suitcase and climbs a floating staircase into the sky. She soon discovers that her journey will unite her past, present, and future into a fanciful adventure, part life and part dream.
26. Alice in Movieland (1940)
Approved | 22 min | Short, Drama, Music
In a U.S. town that could be anywhere, 18-year-old Alice Purdee wins a free trip to Hollywood. With the assistance of a cheerful porter, she takes the night train and dreams about her ... See full summary »
29. Elizabeth Taylor - An Intimate Portrait (1975 TV Movie)
67 min | Documentary, Biography
Vintage 1975 documentary about the life of movie queen Elizabeth Taylor hosted by Peter Lawford, and featuring appearances by actors Roddy McDowall and Rock Hudson, directors Richard Brooks... See full summary »
31. Crawford at Warners (2008 Video)
15 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
Trying to control fiery Bette Davis, Jack Warner hired MGM veteran star Joan Crawford at his studio, spawning a string of dramatic hits and misses and her successful transition to middle-aged leading lady.
33. From the Ends of the Earth (1939)
An MGM short showing how materials are shipped by boat 'From the Ends of the Earth' to Hollywood. Featuring footage from the MGM films being made at the time. Such as The Women, Thunder ... See full summary »
34. Henry Fonda: The Man and His Movies (1982 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary, Biography
Arthur Hill narrates the life and career of iconic American actor Henry Fonda are depicted through film clips and archival footage.
40. It's Still Elementary (2007 Video)
48 min | Documentary
This moving story and political drama revisits the students and teachers from the original groundbreaking film, It's Elementary, and discovers the profound impact of using film as a tool for social change.
41. LA Swedes (2013)
45 min | Documentary
Life in Los Angles for 3 actors and a writer. The Actors have been there for many years, working and looking for work. The writer has never lived there before and is now Oscar nominated with her first ever film.
42. The Wrath of John (2009)
R | 15 min | Short, Comedy
When the famous film composer, John Williams, becomes an Internet sensation for the wrong reason, he takes drastic measures to compose himself.
43. Dream Job (2011– )
'Dream Job' follows two ambitious young woman as they embark on their all-consuming jobs: executive assistants to acclaimed producers in the entertainment industry. They soon find out their... See full summary »
20 min | Short, Comedy
Marilyn and Penelope take a serpentine journey through all things Hollywood. Their friends call them The Brentwood Girls because Marilyn's and Penelope's goal is to produce their own show entitled (what else?) The Brentwood Girls.
46. Foreign Filmmakers in Hollywood (1989)
Filmed around the time of the 1989 Oscars this documentary includes interviews with foreign filmmakers from a variety of disciplines about their experiences working and living in Hollywood.
47. Imagine Me (2005)
8 min | Short, Drama
A teenage boy is mortified when his mother catches him alone in his bedroom... rehearsing with himself. He plans to win the Academy Award but his mom just wants him to get a job. Undeterred he shoots for the stars.
Backstory (2000– )
24 min | Documentary
Darryl F. Zanuck ignores the protests of his peers and makes a movie about antisemitism called Gentleman's Agreement (1947).