Description: Clarence Reid is a musician who wrote and produced romantic and spiritual songs for some of the best Southern soul and R&B acts of the 1960s and '70s. He is also the gonzo performer Blowfly, Clarence's freaky alter ego and the original X-rated rapper. "The Weird Globe of Blowfly" explores both sides of this hilarious and controversial artist, providing a rare, inside peek at the infamous linguist's everyday life. Actually 69-years-old, with a gold-spangled superhero costume and a catalog of the world's raunchiest tunes, Blowfly tours the world, still struggling for success and recognition after 50 years of making music. The movie highlights both Clarence's and Blowfly's special contributions to melody history, including Top-10 R&B hits and what might be the world's first rap song, recorded in 1965.
Description: This musical release from pop singer Shakira captures a live performance by the artist, recorded live in Paris. Some of the songs featured in the performance contain "Nothing Else Matters", "Whenever, Wherever", "Underneath Your Clothes", "Why Wait", and more.
Description: Says the history and importance of The National Movie Registry, a roll call of American cinema treasures that reflects the diversity of film, and indeed the American experience itself.
Description: A fresh documentary shows 3D footage of Nazi troops for the first time. It also details 3D photos of occupied France shot by a brave citizen. For years, some remarkable photos have languished deep in the archives of the Imperial Fight Museum, which details Globe Fight II in a manner that has never been seen before.
Description: Über Goober focuses on the often-misunderstood, sometimes-controversial, and always-kind-of-geeky globe of Gamers. Director Steve Metze examines few various groups including historical miniature gamers, role-players, and those known simply as "LARPers." The movie also explores opposition from religious groups, negative media portrayals, and some of the meanest 'man-on-the-street' interviews ever committed to video. Meet the Gamers, learn their exotic language, see their bizarre rituals, gasp at their semi-authentic costumes, and thrill to the painting techniques on their miniatures!
Description: One for the Street is a ski movie following some of the world's most progressive snow sports athletes, documenting their lives on the road, and capturing some of the most stunning riding to date. Street trips are an integral part of each adventurer's life and a conduit to define one's being. Adventures to fresh lands shed light on every skier's private mission. Whether shredding with long time ski partners, or meeting a seasoned hero in some far off country, wisdom is gained through these fresh experiences. The street trip is a metaphor for each skier's existence.
Description: If Carol Channing didn't exist, no one should have made her up. One in a billion, Carol , at 89, remains an unstoppable, megawatt dynamo. Broadway diva extraordinaire is just the icing. Carol Channing hovered at the pinnacle of the entertainment globe from the late-1950's through the 1960's and beyond, living life sensationally large. As Carol has observed, '...if you're lucky enough to have two hit shows, the globe passes through your dressing room'. At 89, she remains irrepressible.
Description: Even though Richard Clarke was the one who repeatedly warned vs Al Qaeda, he was perhaps the only member of the administration who took responsibility for the lack of preparedness for the 9/11 attack. His popular testimony "your government failed you, I failed you" was followed by an apology to the families of the victims, and moved the world. In a fresh movie by award-winning director Michele Ohayon, former counter-terrorism czar Clarke sharply demystifies the role of government and how we can take control over its actions. The movie looks at the U.S. and the world, bringing fresh hopes and streets to avoid future failures. It also brings to the surface hidden threats that gotta be addressed immediately, and makes transparent the role of Government towards the individual.
Description: Beat This: A Hip-Hop History is a 1984 BBC documentary movie about hip-hop culture, directed by Dick Fontaine. The cast contains Afrika Bambaataa, DJ Kool Herc — the movie contains footage from Herc's original dance parties — The Cold Crush Brothers, Jazzy Jay, Brim Fuentes, and The Dynamic Rockers. It is narrated by Imhotep Gary Byrd. Originally part of the Arena tv series, it was among the first crop of documentaries about hip-hop.
Description: The 2011 Copa do Brasil (officially known as the 2011 Copa Kia do Brasil for sponsorship reasons) was the 23rd edition of the Copa do Brasil, Brazil's national football cup tournament. It began on February 16 and ended on June 8. This edition's winner was Vasco da Gama, with Coritiba ending as runners-up.
Description: In the late 70's and early 80's, ET phoned home on Atari 2600 and became the video minigame that Fresh Media magazine soon described as having toppled a billion dollar industry. We know the industry rose again in a pale, commercial ver of its old self, but.... Ever wonder what it was like back in the wild days when the titans of gaming clashed, not on Wall Street, but inside the minds of designers? Wish to learn first hand how the barren valley south of The Bay gave birth to cult celebrity that died as quickly as it was born? Take the ride with the people who made it happen. Walk on walls, smoke the evil weed, and plunge head first into the uncharted (undocumented) globe that was minigame production back in the terrible old days.
Description: 1943, The Netherlands is under total Nazi occupation. In Amsterdam, Jack, an unassuming accountant, first meets Ina at a birthday party - a 20-year-old beauty from a wealthy diamond manufacturing family who immediately steals his heart. But Jack's pursuit of love will be complicated; he is terrible and married to Manja, a flirtatious and mercurial spouse. When the Jews are being deported, the husband, the wife and the lover search themselves at the same concentration camp; now living in the same barracks. When Jack's wife objects to the "girlfriend" in spite of their unhappy marriage, Jack and Ina resort to writing secret love letters, which sustain them throughout the horrible circumstances of the war.
Description: The discography of Shed Seven, English indie rock band from York, consists of four studio albums, three live albums, four compilations, three videos, one extended plays and seventeen singles.
Description: National Geographic looks in some feature at 6 of the many close brushes with death Adolph Hitler had at the hands of assassins. The potential for the plots to succeed are examined as is the unpleasant fate of the would be assassins.
Description: In an impassioned message from the grave, one concentration camp Liberator forces us to remember the horror humanity is capable of. Utilizing current images from the Buchenwald concentration camp, and a soulful performance by Harrison Young, Inheritance is a gut-wrenching experience that not only informs, but puts the burden of defending humanity squarely on the viewer.
Description: Says the storyline of five folks from the last generation of Soviet kids who were brought up behind the Iron Curtain. Just coming of age when the USSR collapsed, they witnessed the globe of their childhood crumble and change beyond recognition. Through the lives of these former schoolmates, this intimate movie reveals how they have adjusted to their post-Soviet reality in today's Moscow.
Description: The time has come for a ski movie that stands for something. Join us as we unite spectacular cinematography with constructive cinematic language to fuse our passion for skiing with our potential to support the environment. In bringing the planet to life and drawing parallels between our everyday existence, we search common ground between the global case and the true individual. Epic natural cinematography, ground breaking skiing from Chile to Greenland, and an environmental engagement that creates an available identification mission for the viewer, leaving them with an inspiring fresh perspective.
Description: A documentary filmmaker goes on a 52-day adventure to search evidence helping the effectiveness of the Gerson Therapy -- a long-suppressed natural cancer cure. His travels take him from Alaska to Mexico with stops in San Diego, Fresh York, Japan, Holland and Spain. In the end, he presents the testimonies of patients, scientists, surgeons and nutritionists who testify to the therapy s efficacy in curing cancer and another degenerative diseases, and presents the difficult scientific proof to back up their claims. Testimonies include: a Japanese medical school professor who cured himself of liver cancer over 15 years ago, a lymphoma patient who was diagnosed as terminal over 50 years ago as well as from noted critics of this world-renowned healing way who dismiss it out of hand as pure quackery. So the question that remains is, Why is this strong curative therapy still suppressed, more than 75 years after it was clearly proven to cure degenerative diseases?
Description: In July of 1936, the poor Spanish Civil Fight begins. When the roads are taken by the working class, the social revolution starts as well. The public shows are socialized, a model of production and exhibition of films, never seen before in the history of cinema, is created, where the workers are the owners and managers of the industry, through the unions.
Description: Captain Wallace Casewell Jr., chief of police of Panama City, Florida, is the star of Assassins of the Sea. Appointing himself protector of all Gulf of Mexico gamefish, Capt. Casewell makes it his point to round up illegal fishing boats and to stave off such natural predators as sharks, whales and octopi. This may well be the only American movie in which a school of dolphins are depicted as "the enemy." Beyond its rather ludicrous continuity, the movie offers few spectacular underwater scenes, as Casewell wars invading sea life with knife and harpoon. This 49-minute documentary was narrated by Lowell Thomas.
Description: Documentary following 15-year-old Yukina as she leaves home and moves to Kyoto to embark on the arduous training required to become a geisha. The profession has everytime been shrouded in controversy, with some believing geisha are tiny more than high-class prostitutes. At such a young age, does Yukina really understand what this ancient profession has in shop for her?
Description: So much more than simply the storyline of the Thanksgiving meal, the epic saga of the Pilgrims is one of the fundamental narratives of our nation. This ambitious documentary presents the definitive history of the Pilgrims and their adventure to and colonization of the Fresh World. A marriage of feature-film quality historical reenactments with the recent scholarship and analysis of original source material, this definitive look at the Pilgrims' progress will shed light on the reality of their experience.
Description: A Year and a Half in the Life of Metallica is a two-part documentary about the process of making the Metallica album (or "The Black Album"), and the following tour. It was produced by Juliana Roberts and directed by Adam Dubin. A Year and a Half in the Life of Metallica was released as a double VHS pack. Both parts are accessible on a single DVD, but only in region 1. This is the first Metallica release to test a fresh Metallica logo that was also featured on 1996's album Load, 1997's album Reload, Cunning Stunts DVD and last appeared on Metallica single I Disappear.
Description: Broadly considered a brand that inspires fervour and defines cool consumerism, Apple has become one of the largest corporations in the world, fuelled by game-changing products that tap into modern desires. Its leader, Steve Jobs, was a long-haired college dropout with unlimited ambition, and an inspirational perfectionist with a bully's temper. A boy of contradictions, he fused a Californian counterculture attitude and a mastery of the art of hype with explosive advances in pc technology. Insiders including Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, the chairman who ousted Jobs from the company he founded, and Jobs' chief of software, say extraordinary stories of the rise, fall and rise again of Apple with Steve Jobs at its helm. With Stephen Fry, globe wide web inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee and branding guru Rita Clifton, Evan Davis decodes the formula that took Apple from suburban garage to global supremacy.
Description: Creator Noah Levine uses his private experience and punk-rock sensibilities to connect with young folks within juvenile halls and urban centers around the country. Tattoos, motorcycles, and a punk rock soundtrack are featured in this look at how Buddhism has a zone in the globe of punks.
Description: Tiffany Shlain's documentary, Connected, explores the visible and invisible connections linking major problems of our time-the environment, consumption, population growth, technology, human rights, the global economy-while searching for her zone in the globe during a transformative time in her life. Employing a combination of animation and archival footage, Shlain constructs a chronological tour of Western modernization through the work of her late father, Leonard Shlain, a surgeon and best-selling author. Connected illuminates the beauty and tragedy of human endeavor while championing the importance of private connectedness for understanding and coping with today's global conditions.
Description: Riding in Vans with Men is a 2003 documentary movie directed by Matthew Beauchesne describing the experiences of the band Kut U Up, a relatively unknown group that went on tour in the spring of 2002 as an opening act for major groups like Blink-182, Green Day and Jimmy Eat Globe in the Pop Disaster Tour.
Description: In 2000 intrepid Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) conservationist Mike Fay (left) complete walking 2,000 miles (3,200 kilometers) to support preserve the diversity of life in Congo and Gabon. As a effect of "Megatran-sect," Gabon established its first system of national parks. Since then Fay has set his sights on all of Africa. His target was to travel to key ecoregions, explore where wild Africa survives, then spark action for conservation. In 2004 Mike hopscotched the continent in a Cessna guided by the WCS maps, which revealed the impact of human activity on the wilderness. Follow his adventure through logged dispatches.
Movies Like Last Flight of the Space Shuttle 2011
Movies Like Always Leave Them Laughing 1949
Movies Like How to Fly the P-47: Ground Handling, Take Off, Normal Flight 1943
Movies Like Smukke-Arne og Rosa 1967
Movies Like Весна 1947
Movies Like How to Fly the P-47: Pilot Familiarization 1943
Movies Like The Devil's Cabaret 1930
Movies Like How to Fly the P-47: High Altitude Flight and Aerobatics 1943
Movies Like No More Baths 1998
Movies Like Terror Is a Man 1959
Movies Like Four Sided Triangle 1953
Movies Like The Boys 1991
Movies Like The Witchmaker 1969
Movies Like Los Hermanos: Na fundição progresso 2008
New York, NY 10013
Similar Film Search Engine
+44 20 7336 8898
Mon - Sun 09:30 am - 05:30 pm