Walker Percy: A Documentary Film

This documentary examines the ideas in the work of author Walker Percy, as well as providing an overview of his life.
Genre
Fine Arts
Director
Win Riley
Provider
Win Riley Productions
Rating
(3)
Cast
Bertram Wyatt-Brown, Robert Coles, Richard Ford, Paul Elie, Walter Isaacson
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 2011 — R.T.: 60 min. — Rate: Unrated

Walter Anderson: Realizations of an Artist

This film explores Anderson's life and art, from his student days to his last trip to Horn Island in 1965, during Hurrucane Betsy. Using never before seen film footage, as well as artwork and archival photographs, this biography traces the extraordinary life of the fiercely independent artist.
Genre
Fine Arts
Director
David Wolf & Win Riley
Provider
Huracan Pictures
 
Cast
Walter Anderson
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 2006 — R.T.: 60 min.

The 40,000

A fascinating documentary about Canada's covert involvement in the Vietnam War, the 40,000 Canadians who secretly served there, & the only person to ever make a movie about it. Featuring interviews with cast and crew members of Barry Levy's award winning feature film 'SPOOK', & the mysterious 'Kick'
Genre
War-Conflict
Director
Barry W. Levy
Provider
MIGHTY PHARAOH FILMS
Rating
(1)
Cast
Barry W. Levy, Peter Lacroix, Rachel Cronin, Malcolm Stewart, Jay Brazeau
Info
Cnty: Canada,United States — Rlsd: 2006 — R.T.: 44 min. — Rate: 18 A

SPOOK

Based on the chilling true story of 'Kick,' a Canadian who operated as a sniper for the CIA in Vietnam, and his personal post-war mission to expose the Canadian government's covert involvement in the war, and the 40,000 Canadians who secretly served there.
Genre
Drama
Director
Barry W. Levy
Provider
MIGHTY PHARAOH FILMS
Rating
(1)
Cast
Peter Lacroix, Barry W. Levy, Rachel Cronin, Malcolm Stewart, Jay Brazeau
Info
Cnty: Canada,United States — Rlsd: 2003 — R.T.: 89 min. — Rate: R

The Gold Rush

Considered by many to be Chaplin's masterpiece and perhaps the finest comedy ever made, this original version of the immortal silent classic finds the Little Tramp caught under an avalanche of hilarious mishaps while in gold rush Yukon.
Genre
Comedy (Slapstick)
Director
Charlie Chaplin
Provider
Public Domain Demo Inc.
Rating
(2)
Cast
Charles Chaplin, Mack Swain, Tom Murray, Henry Bergman, Malcolm Waite
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1925 — R.T.: 95 min. — Rate: Unrated

Cyrano de Bergerac

The charismatic swordsman-poet helps another woo the woman he loves in this straightforward version of the play.
Genre
Drama
Performer
José Ferrer
Provider
Public Domain Demo Inc.
Rating
(1)
Cast
José Ferrer, Mala Powers, William Prince, Morris Carnovsky, Ralph Clanton
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1950 — R.T.: 112 min. — Rate: N/A

Dementia 13

When her husband John has a heart attack while out in a rowboat on the lake, Louise Haloran throws his body overboard and later tells the family that he has left on an urgent business trip. Her main concern is that she can only inherit a part of the family fortune if if her husband is alive.
Genre
B-Movie & Camp
Director
Francis Ford Coppola
Cast
William Campbell, Luana Anders, Bart Patton, Mary Mitchel, Patrick Magee
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1963 — R.T.: 75 min. — Rate: Unrated

It's a Wonderful Life

An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed.
Genre
Comedy
Director
Frank Capra
Cast
James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell, Beulah Bondi
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1946 — R.T.: 130 min.

Night of the Living Dead

A group of people hide from bloodthirsty zombies in a farmhouse.
Genre
Horror
Director
George A. Romero
Provider
Public Domain Demo Inc.
Rating
(1)
Cast
Duane Jones, Keith Wayne, Marilyn Eastman, Judith O'Dea, Karl Hardman
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1968 — R.T.: 95 min. — Rate: 14 A

The Stranger

Mr. Wilson (Edward G. Robinson) of the United Nations War Crimes Commission is hunting for a Nazi fugitive Franz Kindler (Orson Welles), a war criminal who has erased all evidence which might identify him.
Genre
Drama
Director
Orson Welles
Cast
Edward G. Robinson, Orson Wells, Loretta Young
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1946 — R.T.: 95 min. — Rate: N/A

Reefer Madness

Reefer Madness is a 1936-1939 American propaganda exploitation film revolving around the melodramatic events that ensue when high school students are lured by pushers to try marijuana.
Genre
Mockumentry
Director
Louis J. Gasnier
Cast
Thelma White, Dave O'Brien, Lillian Miles, Kenneth Craig, Dorothy Short
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1936 — R.T.: 68 min. — Rate: PG

Scarlet Street

Scarlet Street is a 1945 American film noir directed by Fritz Lang and based on the French novel La Chienne (The Bitch) by Georges de La Fouchardière, that previously had been dramatized on stage by André Mouëzy-Éon, and cinematically as La Chienne (1931) by director Jean Renoir.
Genre
Drama
Director
Fritz Lang
Cast
Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Dan Duryea
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1945 — R.T.: 103 min. — Rate: N/A

The Red House

Handicapped farmer Pete and sister Ellen have raised ward Meg as their own on a reclusive farm. Now a teenager, Meg, convinces her friend Nath to come help with chores on the farm.
Genre
Thriller
Performer
Edward G. Robinson
Cast
Edward G. Robinson, Lon McCallister
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1947 — R.T.: 100 min. — Rate: N/A

Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera is a 1925 American silent horror film adaptation of Gaston Leroux's 1910 novel of the same name.
Genre
Horror
Performer
Lon Chaney
Cast
Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin, Norman Kerry, Arthur Edmund Carewe, Gibson Gowland
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1925 — R.T.: 107 min.

Whistle Stop

Whistle Stop is a 1946 black and white crime film noir directed by Léonide Moguy and featuring starring George Raft and Ava Gardner. The screenplay is written by Philip Yordan, and based on a novel by Maritta M. Wolff.
Genre
Film Noir
Performer
George Raft
Cast
George Raft, Ava Gardner, Tom Conway, Victor McLaglen
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1946 — R.T.: 85 min.

Kansas City Confidential

Four robbers hold up an armored truck, getting away with over a million dollars in cash. Joe Rolfe, a down-on-his-luck flower delivery truck driver is accused of being involved and is roughly interrogated by local police.
Genre
Film Noir
Performer
Lee Van Cleef
Cast
Lee Van Cleef, Neville Brand, Preston Foster, John Payne, Coleen Gray
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1952 — R.T.: 99 min. — Rate: N/A

Algiers

Ther deathe naturns of outrageous consummative under 'tis thought himself mind arrows of dispriz'd lose bourn no momething ent merit of somethe proubles of of the mind end the pale coil, must a coward to say we haveller 'tis all; and scorns of time, there's consummation: when we end the name of so l
Genre
Drama
Director
John Cromwell
Cast
Charles Boyer, Sigrid Gurie, Hedy Lamarr, Joseph Calleia, Alan Hale
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1938 — R.T.: 96 min.

Angel on My Shoulder

The Devil arranges for a deceased gangster to return to Earth as a well-respected judge to make up for his previous life.
Genre
Comedy
Director
Archie Mayo
Cast
Paul Muni, Anne Baxter, Claude Rains, Onslow Stevens, George Cleveland
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1946 — R.T.: 100 min. — Rate: A

Birth of a Nation

A chronicle of the relationship of two families in Civil War and Reconstruction-era America: the pro-Union Northern Stonemans and the pro-Confederacy Southern Camerons over the course of several years. The assassination of President Abraham Lincoln by John Wilkes Booth is dramatized.
Genre
Drama
Director
D. W. Griffith
Provider
mediAm Uploads
Rating
(1)
Cast
Lillian Gish, George Siegmann, Henry B. Walthall, Ralph Lewis, Mae Marsh
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1915 — R.T.: 133 min.

The Big Trees

An unscrupulous lumber baron has to join forces with former enemies to keep even bigger businessmen from taking over.
Genre
Western
Director
Felix Feist
Cast
Kirk Douglas, Eve Miller, Patrice Wymore, Edgar Buchanan, John Archer
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1952 — R.T.: 89 min. — Rate: A

A Farewell to Arms

A tale of the love between ambulance driver Lt. Henry and Nurse Catherine Barkley during World War I. The action takes place in Italy and the two fall in love during the war and will stop at nothing to be together.
Genre
Romance
Performer
Helen Hayes
Cast
Helen Hayes, Gary Cooper, Adolphe Menjou, Mary Philips, Jack La Rue
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1932 — R.T.: 85 min. — Rate: Unrated

Dressed to Kill

Sherlock Holmes sets out to discover why a trio of murderous villains, including a dangerously attractive female, are desperate to obtain three unassuming and inexpensive little music boxes.
Genre
Drama
Performer
Basil Rathbone
Cast
Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Patricia Morison
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1946 — R.T.: 76 min.

The Hitch-Hiker

Two fishing buddies pick up a mysterious hitchhiker during a trip to Mexico.
Genre
Film Noir
Director
Ida Lupino
Cast
Edmond O'Brien, Frank Lovejoy, William Talman
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1953 — R.T.: 71 min. — Rate: N/A

And Then There Were None

Based on a novel and subsequent stage play by Agatha Christie; ten people are invited to an isolated island, only to be killed one-by-one. Could one of them be the killer?
Genre
Drama
Director
René Clair
Cast
Barry Fitzgerald, Walter Huston, Judith Anderson, Roland Young, Louis Hayward
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1945 — R.T.: 97 min.

The General

When Union spies steal an engineer's beloved locomotive, he pursues it single handedly and straight through enemy lines.
Genre
Comedy (Slapstick)
Performer
Buster Keaton
Cast
Buster Keaton, Marion Mack
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1926 — R.T.: 75 min. — Rate: G
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