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1. Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film (2006)

Unrated | 88 min | Documentary, Horror

7.3
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A documentary on the history of the slasher film.

Stars: Ed Green, John Carpenter, Wes Craven, Herb Freed

Votes: 2,685

2. The American Nightmare (2000)

73 min | Documentary, Horror

7.4
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An examination into the nature of 1960's-70's horror films, the involved artists, and how they reflected contemporary society.

Director: Adam Simon | Stars: George A. Romero, John Carpenter, Tom Savini, David Cronenberg

Votes: 1,579

3. Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation! (2008)

R | 103 min | Documentary

7.7
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76 Metascore

The story of the Australian exploitation genre cinema of 1970s and 80s.

Director: Mark Hartley | Stars: Phillip Adams, Glory Annen, Christine Amor, Victoria Anoux

Votes: 3,205 | Gross: $0.02M

4. The Go-Go Boys: The Inside Story of Cannon Films (2014)

Documentary

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THE GO-GO BOYS: The Inside Story of Cannon Films is a documentary about two Israeli-born cousins, Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus, who in pursuit of the American Dream turned the Hollywood ... See full summary »

Director: Hilla Medalia | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Jon Voight, Charles Bronson, Chuck Norris

Votes: 243

5. Nightmares in Red, White and Blue: The Evolution of the American Horror Film (2009)

Unrated | 96 min | Documentary, Horror

7.2
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An exploration of the appeal of horror films, with interviews of many legendary directors in the genre.

Director: Andrew Monument | Stars: Lance Henriksen, Larry Cohen, Joe Dante, John Carpenter

Votes: 2,011

6. Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (2011)

R | 95 min | Documentary

7.6
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A documentary on DIY producer/director Roger Corman and his alternative approach to making movies in Hollywood.

Director: Alex Stapleton | Stars: Roger Corman, Martin Scorsese, Quentin Tarantino, Paul W.S. Anderson

Votes: 1,728 | Gross: $0.01M

7. Scream: The Inside Story (2011 TV Movie)

120 min | Documentary

7.8
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In 1996, the horror master Wes Craven (A Nightmare on Elm Street) unleashed Scream, a slasher movie aimed at a whole new generation of teenage movie-goers. Though premiering at a time when ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Farrands | Stars: David Arquette, Lisa Beach, Marco Beltrami, Howard Berger

Votes: 322

8. Birth of the Living Dead (2013)

Not Rated | 76 min | Documentary

7.0
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65 Metascore

A documentary that shows how George A. Romero gathered an unlikely team of Pittsburghers to shoot his seminal film: Night of the Living Dead (1968).

Director: Rob Kuhns | Stars: George A. Romero, Fred Rogers, H. Rap Brown, Mark Harris

Votes: 1,179 | Gross: $0.01M

9. Herschell Gordon Lewis: The Godfather of Gore (2010 Video)

Not Rated | 106 min | Documentary

7.4
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Gory, Gory, Hallelujah! Take an outrageous ride through the wild world of exploitation films with this often-hilarious documentary, HERSCHELL GORDON LEWIS, THE GODFATHER OF GORE!

Directors: Frank Henenlotter, Jimmy Maslon | Stars: Mal Arnold, John Bloom, Jerome Eden, David F. Friedman

Votes: 175

10. American Sweetheart (2018)

Biography, Drama | Announced

Deals with Mary Pickford's life, her personal and career struggles, to the end of her life at her home 'Pickfair'.

Director: Thomas R. Bond II | Stars: Gary Lockwood, Taryn Southern, Samantha Lockwood, Aimee-Lynn Chadwick

11. Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 (2006 Video)

R | 46 min | Documentary

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An investigation of UK video censorship after the video recordings act was introduced.

Director: David Gregory | Stars: Chris Theobald, Mary Whitehouse, Graham Bright, Ken Penry

Votes: 119

12. Looking for Charlie: Or, the Day the Clown Died (2016)

Documentary | Post-production

A documentary which explores the lives and tragic deaths of Marceline Orbes and Francis "Slivers" Oakley, the suicidal clowns who inspired Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton.

Directors: Darren R. Reid, Brett Sanders | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Buster Keaton, Mark Cousins, Darren R. Reid

13. Slice and Dice: The Slasher Film Forever (2012)

75 min | Documentary

6.4
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A celebration of slasher cinema - from PSYCHO to the present day, with a focus on highlighting many of the genre's forgotten cult classics, deconstructing how to survive a slice and dice ... See full summary »

Director: Calum Waddell | Stars: Emily Booth, Tom Holland, Fred Olen Ray, Mick Garris

Votes: 113

14. Films of Fury: The Kung Fu Movie Movie (2011)

R | 80 min | Documentary, History

6.6
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The history of the martial arts film genre.

Directors: Andrew Corvey, Andrew W. Robinson | Star: Yuri Lowenthal

Votes: 234

15. Paura: Lucio Fulci Remembered - Volume 1 (2008 Video)

Not Rated | 225 min | Documentary

8.1
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The life & times of the "Godfather of Gore" as seen through the eyes of his colleagues & peers.

Directors: Mike Baronas, Kit Gavin | Stars: Claudio Aliotti, Lucio Fulci, Adelaide Aste, Catriona MacColl

Votes: 43

16. This Month in History (2010– )

22 min | Documentary, History, Talk-Show

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Dr. Leigh-Davis hosts "This Month in History," (formerly & a.k.a. "On This Very Month" & "On This Very Week";) telling listeners about historical events which occurred in the present month.... See full summary »

Star: Dr. Leigh-Davis

17. The Bug Trainer (2008)

53 min | Documentary

7.7
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A documentary film about the forgotten genius Ladislas Starewitch.

Directors: Linas Augutis, Rasa Miskinyte, Marek Skrobecki, Donatas Ulvydas | Stars: Wladyslaw Starewicz, Skirmantas Valiulis, Marcin Gizycki, Nikolai Izvolov

Votes: 56

18. How the Movies Move (1974)

18 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Aito Mäkinen | Stars: Stig Framåt, Yrjö Tähtelä

19. Another World (2012)

97 min | Documentary, Biography

7.9
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Director: Dorota Kedzierzawska | Star: Danuta Szaflarska

Votes: 32

20. Tomorrow, Yesterday, and Today (2010 Video)

20 min | Documentary, Short

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Director Peter Bogdanovich discusses the career of director/writer Leo McCarey.

Star: Peter Bogdanovich

Votes: 11

21. Vos'moy (2011)

8 min | Documentary, Short

2.5
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A chronicle of Eighth International Irpen Film Festival.

Directors: Nikolay Bondarchuk, Nikolay Yeriomin | Stars: Olga Yaskevich, Sergey Twob, Grigoriy Butlitskiy, Andrey Kondratenko

Votes: 6

22. Gunnar (2014)

22 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

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The world still remembers many great movies by Ingmar Bergman, such as The Seventh Seal and Wild Strawberries. But very few remember the one with whose eyes the great director saw those movies.

Director: Daniil Nevskij | Stars: Jens Fischer, Jörgen Persson, Mårten Blomkvist, Birgitta Pettersson

23. Encounters (2004)

55 min | Documentary, Biography

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The documentary director's reminiscences of his past protagonists, themes and inspirations as well as meetings with old friends and colleagues.

Director: Kazimierz Karabasz | Stars: Kazimierz Karabasz, Jan Lomnicki, Jerzy Mierzejewski, Stanislaw Niedbalski

24. Henryk Wars: Piesniarz Warszawy (2007)

53 min | Documentary, Biography

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Director: Wieslaw Dabrowski