Latest Titles With Michael Schlesinger
5. The Adventures of Biffle and Shooster (2015)
Feature compilation of four Biffle and Shooster comedy shorts--"The Biffle Murder Case," "Imitation of Wife," "Schmo Boat" and "Bride of Finklestein"--plus five additional songs and sketches.
7. Imitation of Wife (2015)
24 min | Short, Comedy
Shooster thinks he can snag that big promotion by inviting the boss over for a home-cooked dinner. This does not sit well with Mrs. Shooster--especially when she learns Biffle is coming over to help her cook.
8. The Biffle Murder Case (2015)
21 min | Short, Comedy
Biffle and Shooster deliver a crate to a swanky mansion just as a dead body is discovered. With a house full of suspects, a flamboyant detective and a hard-nosed cop, will the zany duo manage to prove they didn't do it?
9. Bride of Finklestein (2015)
21 min | Short, Comedy, Fantasy
When their car runs out of gas on a dark and stormy night, Biffle and Shooster make their way to the "kestle" of mad scientist Dr. Finklestein, who's about to create a new bride--for ... See full summary »
11. Out of Print (I) (2014)
Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary
A documentary exploring the importance of revival cinema and 35mm exhibition - seen through the lens of the patrons of the New Beverly Cinema - a unique and independent revival cinema in Los Angeles.
12. That Guy Dick Miller (2014)
Not Rated | 91 min | Documentary, Biography
Documentary about veteran character actor Dick Miller, whose career in and outside of Hollywood has spanned almost 200 films across six decades, featuring a diverse range of interviews with directors, co-stars, and contemporaries.
13. It's a Frame-Up! (2013)
30 min | Short, Comedy
Those merry madcaps of mayhem, Biffle & Shooster, in the movie that sets comedy back 75 years--to when it was, y'know, actually funny. The less-than-legendary vaudeville team made 20 comedy... See full summary »
15. Dark and Stormy Night (2009)
Not Rated | 93 min | Comedy, Mystery
In the 1930s the family of old Sinas Cavinder, gathered for the reading of his will, find themselves being murdered by a mysterious phantom while two rival reporters compete for the story.
16. The Lost Skeleton Returns Again (2009)
Not Rated | 92 min | Comedy
Jerranium 90, a "little rock" that made all the papers, is buried deep within the Amazon. And everybody wants it, including crooked importer Handscomb Draile, slimy Gondreau Slykes, cheap ... See full summary »
17. Footprints (2009)
Not Rated | 80 min | Drama, Mystery
An amnesiac young woman (Sybil Temtchine) wakes up, face down on the footprints of Graumans Chinese Theatre, and spends one day, from sunrise to sunset, entirely on Hollywood Boulevard, ... See full summary »
18. Yesterday Was a Lie (2008)
PG | 89 min | Drama, Music, Mystery
Hoyle, a girl with a sharp mind and a weakness for bourbon, finds herself on the trail of a reclusive genius. But her work takes a series of unforeseen twists as events around her grow ... See full summary »
19. Trail of the Screaming Forehead (2007)
88 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi
A small town infestation of crawling alien foreheads that begin attaching to people and taking them over collides with a scientist's experiments to extract foreheadazine and things go horribly horribly wrong.
20. Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story (2007)
Not Rated | 82 min | Documentary, Biography
Chronicles the last great American showman, filmmaker William Castle, a master of ballyhoo who became a brand name in movie horror with his outrageous audience participation gimmicks.
70 min | Documentary, History
An overview of the portrayal and influence of sexuality on film, from the silent era until the administration of the Hays Code in 1934.
24. So Funny It Hurt: Buster Keaton & MGM (2004 TV Movie)
38 min | Documentary, Biography
A documentary which explores movie comedian Buster Keaton's five years under contract at MGM, where personal problems and studio tyranny nearly destroyed him.
26. Complicated Women (2003 TV Movie)
55 min | Documentary
A look at actresses who starred in films with thought-provoking subjects made between 1929-1934 - before the Hollywood Production Code was enforced.
27. Rita (2003 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 59 min | Documentary, Biography
Biography of 1940's sex goddess Rita Hayworth. Born Margarita Cansino, she studied dancing from the age of 5 and was soon part of the family's night club act. By age 18 she was married and ... See full summary »
28. Battle-Axe: The Making of 'Strait-Jacket' (2002 Video)
15 min | Documentary, Short, Horror
A look back at the classic 1964 film of horror and suspense starring Joan Crawford as an axe-murderer just released from the mental hospital. Includes footage of the filming and interviews ... See full summary »
35. Frank Capra's American Dream (1997 TV Movie)
PG | 115 min | Documentary, Biography
Ron Howard hosts a biography of the life and career of filmmaker Frank Capra, including interviews with the director's friends, colleagues and admirers.
36. It's All True (1993)
G | 87 min | Documentary
A documentary about Orson Welles's unfinished three-part film about South America.
Directors: Bill Krohn, Myron Meisel, Orson Welles, Richard Wilson, Norman Foster | Stars: Manuel 'Jacare' Olimpio Meira, Jeronimo André De Souza, Raimundo 'Tata' Correia Lima, Manuel 'Preto' Pereira da Silva