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Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Primary (1960)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Cinema verite feature that follows presidential hopefuls John F. Kennedy and Hubert Humphrey during the 1960 Wisconsin primary

Director: Robert Drew
Stars: Robert Drew, Hubert H. Humphrey, Joseph Julian
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Governor George Wallace will not let two black students into an Alabama school, against the wishes of President Kennedy. Loud shouts come from both sides of the issue as JFK stands by his decisions.

Director: Robert Drew
Stars: John F. Kennedy, George Wallace, Robert F. Kennedy
Short
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The sights and sounds from the funeral of President John F. Kennedy in November, 1963.

Director: Robert Drew
Stars: Lyndon Johnson, John Kennedy Jr., Caroline Kennedy
Salesman (1968)
Documentary | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Four relentless door-to-door salesmen deal with constant rejection, homesickness and inevitable burnout as they go across the country selling very expensive bibles to low-income Catholic families.

Directors: Albert Maysles, David Maysles, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Paul Brennan, Charles McDevitt, James Baker
Gimme Shelter (1970)
Documentary | Music | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A harrowing documentary of the Stones' 1969 tour, with much of the focus on the tragic concert at Altamont.

Directors: Albert Maysles, David Maysles, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Mick Taylor
Monterey Pop (1968)
Documentary | History | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A film about the greatest pre-Woodstock rock music festival.

Director: D.A. Pennebaker
Stars: Otis Redding, Jimi Hendrix, Ravi Shankar
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Early Errol Morris documentary intersplices random chatter he captured on film of the genuinely eccentric residents of Vernon, Florida. A few examples? The preacher giving a sermon on the ... See full summary »

Director: Errol Morris
Stars: Albert Bitterling, Roscoe Collins, George Harris
In Transit I (2015)
Documentary | News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Journey into the hearts and minds of passengers aboard the Empire Builder, America's busiest long-distance train route.

Directors: Albert Maysles, Lynn True, and 3 more credits »
The Gates (2007)
Documentary
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A documentary on New York City's biggest public art project ever, an installation called "The Gates," by Christo and Jeanne Claude.

Directors: Antonio Ferrera, Albert Maysles
Stars: Michael Bloomberg, Christo, Rudy Giuliani
On the Pole (1960)
Documentary
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Director: Robert Drew
Stars: Joseph Julian
The Chair (1963)
Documentary
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Director: Robert Drew
Documentary | Short
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Journalists from all over America meet Marlon Brando in a New York hotel room to interview him about his new film, Morituri. Seeing this as an opportunity to let the legendary actor promote... See full summary »

Directors: Albert Maysles, David Maysles, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Marlon Brando, Rex Morgan, Mary Frann
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27 September 1960 (USA)  »

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Bell & Howell Close-Up!  »

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