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1. Histoire(s) du cinéma (1989–1999)
Episode: Le contrôle de l'univers (1999)

27 min | Documentary

An 8-part documentary chronically the history of cinema: "All the Histories", "A Single History", "Only Cinema", "Deadly "Beauty", "The Coin of the Absolute", "A New Wave", "The Control of the Universe", and "The Signs Among Us".

Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Votes: 622

3. 'Topaz': An Appreciation by Film Critic/Historian Leonard Maltin (2001 Video)

29 min | Documentary, Short

Obviously, film critic/historian Leonard Maltin talks about the making of and his appreciations for Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz (1969). He speaks of the difficulties with preview audiences in ... See full summary »

Director: Laurent Bouzereau | Stars: Leonard Maltin, Alfred Hitchcock

Votes: 66

4. Hitchcock and Dial M (2004 Video)

22 min | Documentary, Short

A retrospective look at the brilliance of Alfred Hitchcock's Dial M for Murder.

Director: Laurent Bouzereau | Stars: Peter Bogdanovich, Robert Osborne, M. Night Shyamalan, Richard Franklin

Votes: 91

6. Pop Fiction (2010– )
Episode: Dial M for MissingNo. (2012)

Documentary

The legend of MissingNo. is finally put under the spotlight.

Star: Brandon Jones

7. 100 Years of Horror (1996– )
Episode: 100 Years of Horror: Gory Gimmicks (1996)

Unrated | 25 min | Documentary, Horror

100 Years of Horror examines the myriad of gimmicks used to enhance terror in horror films including Technicolor, 3-D, insurance, and electrical shocks.

Stars: William Alland, John Carpenter, Roger Corman, Joe Dante

Votes: 23

8. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Grace Kelly: Hollywood Princess (1998)

45 min | Documentary, Biography

Grace Kelly's life story from Academy Award winning actress to Princess of Monaco.

Stars: Grace Kelly, Bob Brown, Oleg Cassini, Robert Dornhelm

Votes: 55

9. Grace Kelly: The American Princess (1987 Video)

60 min | Documentary, Biography

A biography of American actress Grace Kelly from her early days as an aspiring actress to her death as Princess of Monaco.

Directors: Gene Feldman, Suzette Winter | Stars: Grace Kelly, Richard Kiley, Jean Dalrymple, Rita Gam

Votes: 91

10. Destination Hitchcock: The Making of 'North by Northwest' (2000 Video)

40 min | Documentary, Short

Hosted by Eva Marie Saint, the film's leading lady, this 40-minute documentary of Alfred Hitchcock's only M-G-M film combines interviews (Martin Landau, Patricia Hitchcock, production ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Fitzgerald | Stars: Eva Marie Saint, Patricia Hitchcock, Ernest Lehman, Robert F. Boyle

Votes: 259

11. AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies (2001 TV Special)

89 min | Documentary

A look at the 100 most thrilling films in over 100 years of American cinema.

Director: Gary Smith | Stars: Anne Archer, Linda Blair, Ernest Borgnine, Sandra Bullock

Votes: 413

13. 3D: A Brief History (2004 Video)

7 min | Documentary, Short

A look at how Dial M for Murder (1954) was produced for 3-D viewing.

Director: Laurent Bouzereau | Stars: Robert Osborne, Joe Alves, Peter Bogdanovich, Richard Franklin

Votes: 57

14. The Hitchcocks on Hitch (2004 Video)

11 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

A featurette with Alfred Hitchcock's daughter, Patricia Hitchcock, and granddaughters remembering the director, featuring rare home movie footage and family photos.

Director: Laurent Bouzereau | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Alma Reville, Patricia Hitchcock, Mary Stone

Votes: 42

16. AFI's 10 Top 10: America's 10 Greatest Films in 10 Classic Genres (2008 TV Special)

132 min | Reality-TV

AFI'S 10 TOP 10, a new chapter in AFIs Award-winning AFI's 100 Years... series, counts down the 10 greatest films from 10 classic American film genres, including animation, fantasy, science... See full synopsis »

Director: Gary Smith | Stars: Jessica Alba, Tim Allen, Sean Astin, Edward Burns

Votes: 78

17. A Night at the Movies: The Suspenseful World of Thrillers (2009 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 58 min | Documentary, Thriller

A NIGHT AT THE MOVIES: THE SUSPENSEFUL WORLD OF THRILLERS will look at thrillers from all sides, including different types of thrillers and the stylistic tools filmmakers use to give their ... See full summary »

Director: Laurent Bouzereau | Stars: Ken Follett, Norman Lloyd, Alfred Hitchcock, Heywood Gould

Votes: 54

18. The Master's Touch: Hitchcock's Signature Style (2009 Video)

57 min | Documentary

Discover what makes a Hitchcock film Hitchcockian. When it comes to thrillers and tales of suspense, there is no greater artist than Alfred Hitchcock.

Director: Gary Leva | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Francis Lawrence, William Friedkin, Guillermo del Toro

Votes: 78

19. Hollywood's Top Ten (2010– )
Episode: 3D Movies: Roeper's Choice (2010)

Reality-TV

The top ten 3-D movies according to movie critic Richard Roeper.

Stars: Lynda Halligan, Richard Roeper

20. The Star Dreamer (2002)

54 min | Documentary, Biography, History

About a visual wizard and a fantastic legacy of films which transformed and influenced the science fiction genre as we know it. The Russian filmmaker, Pavel Klusjantsev, has had an ... See full summary »

Directors: Mads Baastrup, Sonja Vesterholt | Stars: Pavel Klushantsev, Zjanna Klusjantseva, Robert Skotak, Valerij Suslov

Votes: 66

21. Stage Door Divas (2014)

83 min | Documentary, Biography, Musical

Based on Alan Palmer's off-Broadway hit musical, Fabulous Diva's Of Broadway, Stage Door Diva's is a musical journey charting one man's love of the theater and the amazing ladies that ... See full summary »

Director: Eric Inman | Stars: Alan Palmer, Monica Allan, Dianne Baker, Karen Black

23. 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: 349

24. Hitchcock: Shadow of a Genius (1999 TV Movie)

101 min | Documentary, Biography

This documentary is a fascinating look at the cinematic genius of Alfred Hitchcock. Briefly covering much of his early British works, the film primarily focuses on his American classics, ... See full summary »

Director: Ted Haimes | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Jonathan Demme, Alfred Hitchcock, Joseph Stefano

Votes: 499

25. The Trouble with Harry Isn't Over (2001 Video)

32 min | Documentary, Short

A documentary discussing the making of the Alfred Hitchcock film The Trouble with Harry (1955).

Director: Laurent Bouzereau | Stars: Patricia Hitchcock, Herbert Coleman, John Michael Hayes, John Forsythe

Votes: 148

27. Mau Mau Sex Sex (2001)

58 min | Documentary

53 Metascore

A documentary about the history of exploitation films that focuses on the careers of legendary producers David F. Friedman and Dan Sonney.

Director: Ted Bonnitt | Stars: David F. Friedman, Dan Sonney, Frank Henenlotter, Mike Vraney

Votes: 146

29. 100 Greatest Sexy Moments (2003 TV Movie)

180 min | Documentary

Documentary, based on a British poll, listing the 100 sexiest movie and TV moments, topped by Ursula Andress emerging from the ocean in the James Bond film "Dr. No" (1962), followed at #2 ... See full summary »

Director: Suzy Ratner | Stars: Anna Chancellor, Thelma Adams, Gerry Agar, Ursula Andress

Votes: 34

30. Herschell Gordon Lewis: The Godfather of Gore (2010 Video)

Not Rated | 106 min | Documentary

Gory, Gory, Hallelujah! Take an outrageous ride through the wild world of exploitation films with this often-hilarious documentary, HERSCHELL GORDON LEWIS, THE GODFATHER OF GORE!

Directors: Frank Henenlotter, Jimmy Maslon | Stars: Mal Arnold, John Bloom, Jerome Eden, David F. Friedman

Votes: 253

31. Hollywood: The Gift of Laughter (1982 TV Movie)

180 min | Documentary, Comedy

A retrospective look at 60 years of great moments in film comedy, from the 1920s to the present.

Director: Jack Haley Jr. | Stars: Carol Burnett, Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Burt Reynolds

Votes: 38

32. Reputations (1994–2002)
Episode: Hitch: Alfred the Auteur (1999)

59 min | Documentary

Second episode of a two-part profile on the life and films of Alfred Hitchcock.

Director: Tim Kirby | Stars: Denis Lawson, Dan Auiler, Peter Bogdanovich, Robert F. Boyle

Votes: 12

33. Making of 'To Catch a Thief' (2002 Video)

17 min | Documentary, Short

Documentary of the making of Alfred Hitchcock's classic 1955 tale.

Director: Laurent Bouzereau | Stars: Mary Stone, C.O. Erickson, Steven DeRosa, Patricia Hitchcock

Votes: 74

34. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: Cary Grant: A Class Apart (2004)

TV-MA | 87 min | Documentary, Biography

American Masters explores the life and career of Cary Grant (born Archie Leach) with celebrity interviews.

Director: Robert Trachtenberg | Stars: Jeanine Basinger, Ralph Bellamy, Peter Bogdanovich, Dyan Cannon

Votes: 472

35. The Pervert's Guide to Cinema (2006)

150 min | Documentary

Slavoj Zizek examines famous films in a philosophical and a psychoanalytic context.

Director: Sophie Fiennes | Star: Slavoj Zizek

Votes: 5,823

36. Indie Sex: Censored (2007 TV Movie)

66 min | Documentary

The history of film censorship in the United States. The documentary covers the pre-code era, to the 1934 introduction of the Hays Code. This slowly broke down and the MPAA was introduced in 1968.

Director: Lesli Klainberg | Stars: Rosanna Arquette, Jamie Babbit, Fenton Bailey, Jami Bernard

Votes: 434

37. 20 to 1 (2005–2017)
Episode: Hollywood's Hot List (2009)

Documentary

Bert Newton counts down Hollywood's hottest hunks from 20 to 1.

Stars: Bert Newton, Imogen Bailey, Michala Banas, Rachael Beck

Votes: 10



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