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1. My Best Fiend (1999)

Not Rated | 95 min | Documentary, Biography

70 Metascore

In the 1950s, an adolescent Werner Herzog was transfixed by a film performance of the young Klaus Kinski. Years later, they would share an apartment where, in an unabated, forty-eight-hour ... See full summary »

Director: Werner Herzog | Stars: Werner Herzog, Klaus Kinski, Claudia Cardinale, Justo González

Votes: 9,490 | Gross: $0.10M

2. Meeting Woody Allen (1986)

26 min | Documentary, Short

Revolutionary French New Wave director Jean-Luc Godard conducts a twenty-five minute interview with influential and acclaimed American director Woody Allen on the cultural radiation, the ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Luc Godard | Stars: Woody Allen, Jean-Luc Godard, Annette Insdorf

Votes: 884

3. The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz (2014)

Not Rated | 105 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

72 Metascore

The story of programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz, who took his own life at the age of 26.

Director: Brian Knappenberger | Stars: Aaron Swartz, Tim Berners-Lee, Cindy Cohn, Gabriella Coleman

Votes: 14,374 | Gross: $0.05M

4. Rebirth of a Nation (2007)

100 min | Documentary

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Director: DJ Spooky | Star: Stien Davis

Votes: 52

5. American Experience (1988– )
Episode: The Battle Over Citizen Kane (1996)

Not Rated | 108 min | Documentary, Biography, History

Documentary about the battle between Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst over Welles' Citizen Kane (1941). Features interviews with Welles' and Hearst's co-workers also as a relative complete bio of Hearst.

Directors: Michael Epstein, Thomas Lennon | Stars: Richard Ben Cramer, William Alland, Thomas Anderson, Peter Bogdanovich

Votes: 1,211

6. The Devil and Father Amorth (2017)

Not Rated | 68 min | Documentary, Horror

46 Metascore

Father Gabriele Amorth performs his ninth exorcism on an Italian woman.

Director: William Friedkin | Stars: Gabriele Amorth, Robert Barron, William Friedkin

Votes: 1,400 | Gross: $0.02M

7. Century of Cinema (1995–1998)
Episode: A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (1995)

225 min | Documentary

Martin Scorsese describes his initial and growing obsession with films from the 1940s and 50s as the art form developed and grew with clips from classics and cult classics.

Directors: Martin Scorsese, Michael Henry Wilson | Stars: Martin Scorsese, Allison Anders, Kathryn Bigelow, Francis Ford Coppola

Votes: 4,417

8. Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures (2001)

Not Rated | 142 min | Documentary, Biography

The career and life of Stanley Kubrick is explored through pictures, clips from his films, his old home movies, comments from his colleagues and a narration by Tom Cruise.

Director: Jan Harlan | Stars: Katharina Kubrick, Malcolm McDowell, Stanley Kubrick, Barbara Kroner

Votes: 9,366

9. Making 'The Shining' (1980 TV Short)

35 min | Documentary, Short

A look behind the scenes during the making of 'Stanley Kubrick (I)''s The Shining (1980).

Director: Vivian Kubrick | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Vivian Kubrick, Terry Needham, Stanley Kubrick

Votes: 1,980

10. Stanley Kubrick's Boxes (2008 TV Movie)

48 min | Documentary, Biography

A few years after his death, the widow of Stanley Kubrick (1928-1999) asks Jon Ronson to look through the contents of about 1,000 boxes of meticulously sorted materials Kubrick left. Ronson... See full summary »

Director: Jon Ronson | Stars: Jon Ronson, Anthony Frewin, Jan Harlan, Christiane Kubrick

Votes: 1,053

12. Dangerous Days: Making Blade Runner (2007 Video)

214 min | Documentary

The definitive three-and-a-half hour documentary about the troubled creation and enduring legacy of the science fiction classic Blade Runner (1982), culled from 80 interviews and hours of never-before-seen outtakes and lost footage.

Director: Charles de Lauzirika | Stars: Daryl Hannah, Michael Deeley, Harrison Ford, Joanna Cassidy

Votes: 1,698

13. The Beast Within: The Making of 'Alien' (2003 Video)

178 min | Documentary, Sci-Fi

This made-for-DVD documentary treats horror and science fiction film fans to a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Alien, the terrifying classic about a spaceship crew trapped with a ... See full summary »

Director: Charles de Lauzirika | Stars: Bolaji Badejo, Martin Bower, Gordon Carroll, Veronica Cartwright

Votes: 511

14. The Making of 'Jaws' (1995 Video)

125 min | Documentary

Excellent and very detailed documentary on the making of a classic. Filled with appealing trivia, exhaustive interviews with cast and crew members, and never before seen footage.

Director: Laurent Bouzereau | Stars: Steven Spielberg, Peter Benchley, David Brown, Richard D. Zanuck

Votes: 655

15. The Matrix Revisited (2001 Video)

Not Rated | 123 min | Documentary

An "extras-only" DVD, packed with documentaries and behind-the-scenes footage from the filming of the ground-breaking 1999 movie "The Matrix". Includes a rare interview with the elusive ... See full summary »

Director: Josh Oreck | Stars: Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Joel Silver, Bill Pope, Owen Paterson

Votes: 2,945

16. 2001: The Making of a Myth (2001 TV Short)

43 min | Documentary, Short

The geniality of the mythical Kubrick's masterpiece "2001: A Space Odyssey" is explored and debated here by scholars, author Arthur C. Clarke and some members of the cast and crew who were ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Joyce | Stars: James Cameron, Arthur C. Clarke, Con Pederson, Douglas Trumbull

Votes: 277

17. The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing (2004)

TV-PG | 98 min | Documentary

Documentary about the art of film editing. Clips are shown from many groundbreaking films with innovative editing styles.

Director: Wendy Apple | Stars: Kathy Bates, Zach Staenberg, Jodie Foster, Michael Tronick

Votes: 2,390

18. Standing on the Shoulders of Kubrick: The Legacy of 2001 (2007 Video)

21 min | Documentary, Short

Stanley Kubrick's groundbreaking 2001: A Space Odyssey opened the door to all the films and filmmakers who followed it. Through interviews with directors such as George Lucas, Steven ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Leva | Stars: George Lucas, Caleb Deschanel, Dennis Muren, Ben Burtt

Votes: 146

19. Great Bolshy Yarblockos! Making 'A Clockwork Orange' (2007 Video)

28 min | Documentary, Short

In this documentary, we follow Stanely Kubrick as he creates one of the most controversial films of all time, one that retains its power to shock audiences, even after 35 years. At the time... See full summary »

Director: Gary Leva | Stars: Steven Spielberg, Bernard Williams, Paul Duncan, John Baxter

Votes: 140

20. The Making of 'Psycho' (1997 Video)

94 min | Documentary

A retrospective on the entire movie, from start to finish. There are interviews with many of the principle cast and crew (including Janet Leigh and Joseph Stefano), who all talk openly and ... See full summary »

Director: Laurent Bouzereau | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Peggy Robertson, Clive Barker, Joseph Stefano

Votes: 347

21. The Visions of Stanley Kubrick (2007 Video)

17 min | Documentary, Short

A look at the visual design of the film The Shining (1980).

Director: Gary Leva | Stars: Janusz Kaminski, Caleb Deschanel, Sydney Pollack, John Baxter

Votes: 127

22. Lost Kubrick: The Unfinished Films of Stanley Kubrick (2007 Video)

20 min | Documentary, Short

He is considered by many the greatest film director the medium has ever known. Yet in a 45-year career, Stanley Kubrick's films number only a dozen. That he strove for perfection is well ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Leva | Stars: Malcolm McDowell, Jack Nicholson, Sydney Pollack, Jan Harlan

Votes: 196

23. View from the Overlook: Crafting 'The Shining' (2007 Video)

30 min | Documentary, Short

An overview of the making of, and a look at the continuing popularity of, Stanley Kubrick's _Shining, The (1980)_.

Director: Gary Leva | Stars: John Baxter, Paul Duncan, Diane Johnson, Jan Harlan

Votes: 111

24. The Furious Gods: Making Prometheus (2012)

Approved | 220 min | Documentary

An in-depth documentary on the making of Ridley Scott's "Prometheus," featuring cast and crew interviews, outtakes and behind-the-scenes footage. Released on the 4-disc Collector's Edition Blu-ray set.

Director: Charles de Lauzirika | Stars: Steve Burg, Idris Elba, Michael Ellenberg, Michael Fassbender

Votes: 208

25. The Making of 'Alien³' (2003 Video)

161 min | Documentary, Sci-Fi

The creation of the film Alien³ (1992) is covered here in this feature-length documentary in exhaustive detail. Many interviews with the cast and crew give us an idea of how hard of a time ... See full summary »

Director: Charles de Lauzirika | Stars: Martin Asbury, Michael Biehn, Ralph Brown, Greg Cannom

Votes: 449

26. Room 237 (I) (2012)

Not Rated | 102 min | Documentary

80 Metascore

An exploration of various interpretations of Stanley Kubrick's horror film, The Shining (1980).

Director: Rodney Ascher | Stars: Bill Blakemore, Geoffrey Cocks, Juli Kearns, John Fell Ryan

Votes: 19,561 | Gross: $0.26M

27. Going Clear: Scientology & the Prison of Belief (2015)

Not Rated | 119 min | Documentary

80 Metascore

A documentary looking at the inner-workings of the Church of Scientology.

Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Paul Haggis, Jason Beghe, Spanky Taylor, David Miscavige

Votes: 34,274

28. Killer Legends (2014)

86 min | Documentary, Crime, History

Delving into our collective nightmares, this horror-documentary investigates the origins of our most terrifying urban legends and the true stories that may have inspired them.

Director: Joshua Zeman | Stars: Rachel Mills, Joshua Zeman, Stephen Winick, James Presley

Votes: 2,863

29. Beware the Slenderman (2016)

TV-14 | 114 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

Tells the story of two 12-year old girls, who attempted to murder one of their friends in an attempt to appease Slenderman, a fictional monster from a horror website.

Director: Irene Taylor Brodsky | Stars: Morgan Geyser, Anissa Weier, Angie Geyser, Bill Weier

Votes: 5,050

30. Who Took Johnny (2014)

Not Rated | 81 min | Documentary, Biography

WHO TOOK JOHNNY is an examination into an infamous thirty-year-old cold case: the disappearance of Iowa paperboy Johnny Gosch, the first missing child to appear on a milk carton. The film ... See full summary »

Directors: David Beilinson, Michael Galinsky, Suki Hawley | Stars: Noreen Gosch, Nancy Allen, Paul Bonacci, Troy Boner

Votes: 2,311

31. The Visual Effects of 'Panic Room' (2004 Video)

77 min | Documentary

These 19 segments provide various forms of footage with comments from visual effects supervisor Kevin Haug and visual effects coordination Leslie McMinn: "Introduction" (1:26), "Main Titles... See full summary »

Stars: David Fincher, Kevin Tod Haug, Leslie Lerman

32. Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015)

PG-13 | 79 min | Documentary

79 Metascore

Filmmakers discuss how Francois Truffaut's 1966 book "Cinema According to Hitchcock" influenced their work.

Director: Kent Jones | Stars: Mathieu Amalric, Wes Anderson, Peter Bogdanovich, David Fincher

Votes: 4,952 | Gross: $0.30M

33. Inside 'Interstellar' (2015 Video)

122 min | Documentary

A documentary divided into 14 segments: Plotting an Interstellar Journey: (1080p, 7:49); Life on Cooper's Farm (1080p, 9:43); The Dust (1080p, 2:38); Tars and Case (1080p, 9:27); The Cosmic... See full summary »

Stars: Christopher Nolan, Emma Thomas, Lynda Obst, Kip Thorne

Votes: 34

34. The Science of Interstellar (2015)

51 min | Documentary

The Science of Christopher Nolan's Sci-Fi, Interstellar.

Director: Gail Willumsen | Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Kip Thorne, Christopher Nolan, Jonathan Nolan

Votes: 344

36. Gotham Uncovered: Creation of a Scene (2008 Video)

64 min | Documentary

Director Christopher Nolan and creative collaborators unmask the incredible detail and planning behind the film, including stunt staging, filming in IMAX®, and the new Bat-suit and Bat-pod.

Stars: Christian Bale, Graham Churchyard, Chris Corbould, George Cottle

Votes: 17

37. The Director and the Jedi (2018)

135 min | Documentary

An intimate documentary delving into Rian Johnson's process as he comes in as a director new to the Star Wars universe.

Director: Anthony Wonke | Stars: Ram Bergman, John Boyega, Dave Chapman, Jamie Christopher

Votes: 747

38. IMDb Originals (2015– )
Episode: Director's Trademarks: The Films of Wes Anderson (2018)

Not Rated | News

IMDb takes a closer look at the trademarks of Wes Anderson's directorial style, including tracking shots, hand-placed objects, distinct color palettes, and more.

Votes: 32

39. IMDb Originals (2015– )
Episode: Shot for Shot: 'Blade Runner 2049' v 'Blade Runner' (2017)

Not Rated | News

Does the trailer for 'Blade Runner 2049' seem familiar? Well, it could be by design. Check out our side-by-side comparison of the movie's trailer with scenes from the original 'Blade Runner.'

Votes: 60

40. IMDb Originals (2015– )
Episode: Director's Trademarks: A Guide to the Films of Luc Besson (2017)

Not Rated | News

From his breathtaking visuals to his comic-book influences, take a closer look at the trademarks of Luc Besson's directorial style.

Votes: 58

41. IMDb Originals (2015– )
Episode: Director's Trademarks: A Guide to the Films of James Cameron (2017)

Not Rated | News

From fierce female characters to groundbreaking visual FX, take a closer look at the trademarks of James Cameron's directorial style.

Votes: 17

42. IMDb Originals (2015– )
Episode: Through the Lens: Tracking Shots in the Films of Joe Wright (2017)

Not Rated | News

IMDb delves into the unique style of 'Darkest Hour' director Joe Wright, including examples from 'Pride and Prejudice,' 'Atonement,' 'Hanna,' 'Anna Karenina,' and 'The Soloist.'

Votes: 5

43. IMDb Originals (2015– )
Episode: Director's Trademarks: A Guide to the Films of Steven Spielberg (2018)

Not Rated | News

IMDb takes a closer look at the trademarks of Steven Spielberg's directorial style, including shooting stars, striking silhouettes, reflective perspectives, tracking shots, and more.

Votes: 30

44. IMDb Originals (2015– )
Episode: Through the Lens: Creating Worlds in the Films of Director Guillermo del Toro (2018)

Not Rated | News

IMDb delves into the fantastical worlds and unique visual stylings of Oscar-nominated director Guillermo del Toro, including examples from 'The Shape of Water,' 'Hellboy,' 'Pan's Labyrinth,' 'Cronos,' 'The Devil's Backbone,' 'Blade 2,' 'Crimson Peak,' and 'Pacific Rim.'

Votes: 8

45. Wild Wild Country (2018– )

TV-MA | 403 min | Documentary, Crime

When the world's most controversial guru builds an utopian city deep in the Oregon country, conflict with the locals escalates into a national scandal. A true story.

Stars: Ma Anand Sheela, Osho, Philip Toelkes, Jane Stork

Votes: 16,102

46. Coldplay: A Head Full of Dreams (2018)

115 min | Documentary, Music

64 Metascore

A HEAD FULL OF DREAMS offers an in-depth and intimate portrait of the band's spectacular rise from the backrooms of Camden pubs to selling out stadiums across the planet. At the heart of ... See full summary »

Director: Mat Whitecross | Stars: Guy Berryman, Beyoncé, Jon Buckland, Will Champion

Votes: 1,895

47. Voyage in Time (1983 TV Movie)

62 min | Documentary

Like the Russian poet of 'Nostalghia', who, accompanied by his Italian guide and translator, traveled through Italy researching the life of an 18th-century Russian composer, Andrei ... See full summary »

Directors: Tonino Guerra, Andrei Tarkovsky | Stars: Tonino Guerra, Andrei Tarkovsky

Votes: 1,309



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