MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 78,764 this week

Edge of Outside (2006)

6.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.7/10 from 81 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 1 critic

An hour-long documentary designed to celebrate the spirit of the independent filmmaker from D.W. Griffith to Quentin Tarantino. Interview footage and film clips are blended together to form... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb at Comic-Con 2014

Follow our coverage of Comic-Con 2014, direct from San Diego July 23-27 in our Comic-Con section.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1004 titles
created 07 Jul 2011
 
list image
a list of 28 titles
created 15 Jul 2012
 
a list of 529 titles
created 10 Sep 2012
 
a list of 331 titles
created 8 months ago
 
list image
a list of 60 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Edge of Outside" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Edge of Outside (2006)

Edge of Outside (2006) on IMDb 6.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Edge of Outside.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Kill the Poor (2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

When a marriage of convenience becomes the real thing, Joe moves his pregnant French wife to a tenement building on New York's Lower East Side. The street is like a war zone with none of ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Taylor
Stars: Clara Bellar, Jon Budinoff, Heather Burns
3 Backyards (2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

The story of three people from the same suburban town during the course of one curious autumn day.

Director: Eric Mendelsohn
Stars: Elias Koteas, Kathryn Erbe, Edie Falco
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The rise and fall of a corrupt politician, who makes his friends richer and retains power by dint of a populist appeal.

Director: Robert Rossen
Stars: Broderick Crawford, John Ireland, Joanne Dru
Cherry Falls (2000)
Comedy | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

In the small town of Cherry Falls a masked murderer is killing off the virgins of the local high school.

Director: Geoffrey Wright
Stars: Brittany Murphy, Jay Mohr, Michael Biehn
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

The story of a woman who loves her dog more than her husband. And then her husband loses the dog.

Director: Lawrence Kasdan
Stars: Diane Keaton, Kevin Kline, Dianne Wiest
Comedy | Music | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The Late Show with David Letterman is an hour-long weeknight comedy and talk-show broadcast by CBS from the Ed Sullivan Theater on Broadway in New York City.

Stars: David Letterman, Paul Shaffer, Alan Kalter
Stealth (2005)
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Deeply ensconced in a top-secret military program, three pilots struggle to bring an artificial intelligence program under control before it initiates the next world war.

Director: Rob Cohen
Stars: Josh Lucas, Jessica Biel, Jamie Foxx
Lockout (2012)
Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A man wrongly convicted of conspiracy to commit espionage against the U.S. is offered his freedom if he can rescue the president's daughter from an outer space prison taken over by violent inmates.

Directors: James Mather, Stephen St. Leger
Stars: Guy Pearce, Maggie Grace, Peter Stormare
Omg! Insider (TV Series 2004)
News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  
Stars: Kevin Frazier, Thea Andrews, Keltie Knight
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Himself
...
Bobby Taylor (archive footage)
...
Himself (as Ed Burns)
Paul Auster ...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
David Thomson ...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself (archive footage)
...
Buster (archive footage)
...
Himself
Samuel Fuller ...
Himself (archive footage)
Christa Lang ...
Herself (as Christa L. Fuller)
Alexandre Rockwell ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

An hour-long documentary designed to celebrate the spirit of the independent filmmaker from D.W. Griffith to Quentin Tarantino. Interview footage and film clips are blended together to form a chronological approach to the subject matter. Profiles of important figures within the independent film industry include John Cassavetes, Stanley Kubrick, John Sayles, Woody Allen, Roger Corman, Samuel Fuller, Martin Scorsese, Orson Welles, Arthur Penn, Spike Lee, Peter Bogdanovich, Sam Peckinpah, Nicholas Ray, and Henry Jaglom. The documentary compiles new and stock interviews with important filmmakers including Cassavetes, Corman, Bogdanovich, Fuller, Scorsese, Welles, Penn, Sayles, Ray, Peckinpah, Lee, and Jaglom. The program also covers important movements in the history of independent cinema such as the Italian neorealism and the French New Wave. The documentary makes it clear in the emphasis that an independent film is not simply a low-budget film, but instead, accurately defines the genre ... Written by alfiehitchie

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

cult director

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

11 June 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Na Contramão de Hollywood  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (TCM print)

Color:

(archive footage)| | (Eastmancolor)
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Crazy Credits

Most of the credited cast members are identified by a graphic. A few are identified by other cast members. See more »

Connections

Features A Child Is Waiting (1963) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Good doc
20 July 2006 | by (Dallas, US) – See all my reviews

This is a really good documentary that discusses the independent film movement and filmmakers. It mostly it just covers films from the United States, and very briefly mentions Italian NeoRealism and the French New Wave. The documentary covers a lot of the early "indie" filmmakers to the latest indie movement.

I found it interesting to hear a number of independent filmmakers speak not only about their influences, but also about their experiences of working outside of the studio system.

If you like independent films or any of the filmmakers listed in the cast I'd say it's worth a watch since it's only about an hour long.


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The Documentary Art-Vandalay
Buy/Download this movie ricard-mendes2
Discuss Edge of Outside (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?