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Rock Hudson's Home Movies -- From his days as an obscure contract player to the revelations about his "gay life style," the film provides an innovative and exciting look at the life of a legend: Rock Hudson.


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1992 (USA) See more »
Documentary about the career and eventual death from AIDS of actor Rock Hudson. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)
Eric Farr ... Narrator
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Cyd Charisse ... Charlotte King (archive footage: Twilight for the Gods [1958])
Marc Christian ... Himself

Doris Day ... Jan Morrow (archive footage: Pillow Talk [1959])
Phyllis Gates ... Herself (archive footage)

Rock Hudson ... Himself (archive footage)

Burl Ives ... Dr. Brits Jansen (archive footage: The Spiral Road [1962])

Otto Kruger ... Edward Randolph (archive footage: Magnificent Obsession [1954])

Paul Lynde ... Mr. Akins (archive footage: Send Me No Flowers [1964])
Jeff Morrow ... John Doherty (archive footage: Captain Lightfoot [1955])

Maria Perschy ... Isolde 'Easy' Müller (archive footage: Man's Favorite Sport? [1964])

Paula Prentiss ... Abigail Page (archive footage: Man's Favorite Sport? [1964])

Tony Randall ... Jonathan Forbes (archive footage: Pillow Talk [1959])

Gena Rowlands ... Els Drager (archive footage: The Spiral Road [1962])

James Stewart ... Lin McAdam (archive footage: Winchester '73 [1950])

Clint Walker ... Bert (archive footage: Send Me No Flowers [1964])

John Wayne ... Col. John Henry Thomas (archive footage)

Jane Wyman ... Helen Phillips (archive footage: Magnificent Obsession [1954])

Directed by
Mark Rappaport 
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Mark Rappaport 

Produced by
Coleen Fitzgibbon .... line producer
Mark Rappaport .... producer
Cinematography by
Mark Daniels 
Film Editing by
Mark Rappaport 
Art Department
Joan Herder .... art assistance
Sound Department
Christopher Argento .... narration studio: Videomix (as Chris Argento)
Linda Goodheil .... sound mixer
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Catherine Munro .... costumer
Editorial Department
Marty Cole .... video transfers: Ultimatte Studios/NVI
Linda Goodheil .... on-line editor
Chris Howard .... video transfers: Ultimatte Studios/NVI
Caleb Oglesby .... additional video transfers: Videogenix
Other crew
Coleen Fitzgibbon .... associate producer
Ernest Burns .... thanks
Melodie Calvert .... special thanks
Steve Dwork .... thanks
John Finlay .... thanks (as John R. Finlay)
Bill Horrigan .... special thanks
Terri Hyland .... thanks
Lewis Jackson .... thanks
Rebecca Keith .... thanks
Howard Mandelbaum .... thanks
Lorenzo Mans .... thanks
Marshall Reese .... thanks
Jonathan Rosenbaum .... thanks
Ron Schwartz .... thanks
Jason Simon .... special thanks
Barbara Weiss .... thanks

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Factual errors: In the closing credits, Twilight for the Gods (1958) is incorrectly credited as "Twilight of the Gods (1958)."See more »
[first lines]
Rock Hudson:It was all up there.
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6 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
horrible, terrible, awful...., 4 December 2011
Author: ptb-8 from Australia

This amateurish documentary is a hodge podge of Rock Hudson's life and films cruelly twisting context and clips to suit the tedious narration. Some weird person pretends to be Rock Hudson speaking from the grave and then misuses the clips sought to prove whatever it is the narration has him speak. It is an awful documentary with creepy a host and a mean spiritedness about it all. The misuse of clips is particularly annoying. The terrible quality of the clips makes it worse. This doco is a disgrace. The truly galling thing one is left with is the shoddiness of the source materials and the overall tone of sleaziness is appalling.

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