RIDE FOR LANCE

From the filmmaker that brought you MURPH: The Protector comes another moving tribute to a fallen hero. Chief Petty Officer Lance Vaccaro, a highly decorated United States Navy SEAL, gave his life for his country in 2008. To honor his sacrifice, four riders and a support team - all friends of Lance - launched the Lance Vaccaro Memorial Ride and rode from Virginia Beach to Alaska and back on motorcycles, covering...

UNKNOWN KNOWN, THE

Director Errol Morris—winner of the Academy Award®, Best Documentary Feature for THE FOG OF WAR (2003)—offers a mesmerizing portrait of Donald Rumsfeld, the larger-than-life figure who served as United States Secretary of Defense and as the principal architect of the Iraq War. Love him or hate him, you cannot take your eyes off Rumsfeld in this unique kind of cat-and-mouse game of argument and counterargument,...

GENERATION IRON

Not since the classic PUMPING IRON has a film captured all the passion, pain and power behind the world of competitive bodybuilding. Academy Award ® nominee Mickey Rourke narrates the “illuminating” (New York Daily News) and “gorgeous” (Village Voice) documentary about seven rivals – Phil Heath, Kai Greene, Branch Warren, Dennis Wolf, Victor Martinez, Ben Pakulski, Hidetada Yamagishi and Roelly Winklaar...

MURPH: THE PROTECTOR

On June 28th, 2005, during an infamous mountainside battle with Taliban forces, Lieutenant Michael P. Murphy was killed while trying to protect his Navy SEAL team. In 2007, he was posthumously awarded The Medal Of Honor for his bravery, the first ever given for combat in Afghanistan. This powerful documentary features interviews with LT Murphy's friends, family and teammates, and reveals the remarkable life of the...

CUTIE AND THE BOXER

In New York City in 1969, 19-year-old art student Noriko fell in love with 41-year-old avant-garde artist Ushio Shinohara and put her career on hold to marry and support this rising star of the Manhattan art world. But 40 years later and still struggling, Ushio remains consumed with reinforcing his legacy via his ‘boxing’ paintings, while Noriko is now finding her own creative voice through a series of drawings...

MCCONKEY

You have one life. Live it. A heartfelt documentary film about extreme skier, Shane McConkey. The legacy one athlete left to the progression of his sports, and the path he paved to conquer his dreams. Through his talent and ability to use his trademark irreverent humor, he inspired countless lives.

TWENTY FEET FROM STARDOM

They are the voices behind the greatest Rock, Pop and R&B hits of all time, but no one knows their names. Now in this award-winning documentary, director Morgan Neville shines the spotlight on the untold stories of such legendary background singers as Darlene Love, Merry Clayton, Lisa Fischer, Claudia Lennear, Judith Hill and more. These are the triumphs and heartbreaks of music’s greatest unsung talents,...

INEQUALITY FOR ALL

A passionate argument on behalf of the middle class, INEQUALITY FOR ALL features Robert Reich – professor, best-selling author, and Clinton cabinet member - as he demonstrates how the widening income gap has a devastating impact on the American economy. The film is an intimate portrait of a man whose lifelong goal remains protecting those who are unable to protect themselves. Through his singular perspective,...

UNDEFEATED

No hope. No future…until a football season united a team and revealed the character that turned them into heroes. UNDEFEATED, an Academy Award® winning documentary, (2011 Best Documentary Feature—Dan Lindsay, TJ Martin and Rich Middlemas), is the inspiring and moving tale of three underprivileged student-athletes from inner-city Memphis and the volunteer coach, Bill Courtney, trying to help them beat the odds...

BULLY

From Sundance Award-winning filmmaker, Lee Hirsch, comes a beautifully cinematic, character-driven documentary following five kids and families over the course of a school year. Offering insight into different facets of America’s bullying crisis, the stories include two families who have lost children to suicide and a mother awaiting the fate of her 14-year-old daughter, who has been incarcerated after bringing a...

METHOD TO THE MADNESS OF JERRY LEWIS

A contemporary look at a true living legend through in-depth and candid interviews with Jerry Lewis, never-before-seen film footage and commentary from an impressive array of comics and movie stars. Directed/Produced by Gregg Barson, Director/Producer of the award-winning Phyllis Diller documentary, “Goodnight, We Love You.” Featuring contributions from some of Hollywood’s biggest names: Alec Baldwin,...

CORMAN'S WORLD

CORMAN’S WORLD: EXPLOITS OF A HOLLYWOOD REBEL is a tantalizing and star-studded tribute to Roger Corman, Hollywood’s most prolific writer-director producer, and seminal influencing force in modern moviemaking over the last 60 years. Featuring interviews with Hollywood icons and cinematic luminaries, some who launched their careers within Corman’s unforgettable world of filmmaking, including, Paul W.S....

CAPITALISM: A LOVE STORY

In presenting a "fireball of a movie that might change your life" (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone), Moore "skewers both major political parties" (Claudia Puig, USA Today) for selling out the million of people devastated by loss of homes and jobs to the interests of fat cat capitalists. More has "dug up some astonishing dirt" (Brian D. Johnson, Macleans), stories told in the faces of the foreclosed and evicted, in...

PAPER HEART

Charlyne Yi does not believe in love. Or so she says. Well, at the very least, she doesn’t believe in fairy-tale love or the Hollywood mythology of love, and her own experiences have turned her into yet another modern-day skeptic. Follow Charlyne across America as she and her good friend (and director) Nicholas Jasenovec search for answers and advice about love, by talking with friends and strangers,...

FACE IS FAMILIAR, THE

In Hollywood, there are big movie stars …and then there’s everyone else. But between The Famous and The Forgotten are the other actors who bring something special to every role they play. They’re the buddy, boss, best friend or bad girl/guy, and they’re the best known ‘character actors’ in the business. Starz Inside takes you into their ‘Don’t I know you?’ world, featuring behind-the-scenes...

LADIES OR GENTLEMEN

A Revealing Look At Hollywood’s Greatest Gender-Benders. Why do movie audiences find men in skirts and women in pants anything but a drag? In this all-new Starz Inside documentary, discover the playful history of the most daring cross-sexual performances ever.

HIS NAME WAS JASON

Jason Voorhees has carved his place into American pop culture and is one of the most recognizable cinematic killer in horror history. Now nearly, 30 years later, see how it all happened! With over 100 interviews with cast and crew, behind the scenes footage and dozen of film clips spanning the entire Friday the 13th series leading up to the 2/13/09 remake, there is no better way to get up close and personal with one...

FANTASTIC FLESH

From classic creatures to modern gore, special effects make-up has always been the dark heart of movie magic. In this Starz Inside documentary, meet the masters of the craft and discover its incredible history, complete with rare behind-the-scenes photos and footage, revealing interviews with Quentin Tarantino, George Romero, Josh Brolin, Greg Nicotero, Howard Berger, John Carpenter, Simon Pegg, Eli Roth, Rob...

IN THE GUTTER

From the moment Shakespeare wrote his first fart joke, audiences have loved gross-out humor. In this Starz Inside documentary, take a trip through the history of taboo-busting comedy that began with slapstick and led to the most notorious Internet video in history, with stops at every infamous poo, puke and pie gag in-between. It’s a totally uncensored look at the scenes that make you want to look away, featuring...

COMIC BOOKS UNBOUND

From superheroes to superstars, Hollywood has always turned to comic books for imagination and inspiration. In this Starz Inside documentary, discover the history of comics from page to screen through the evolution and revolutions that have changed entertainment forever. It’s a heroes’ journey of hits, misses and unstoppable superpowers, featuring the SPIDER-MAN, SUPERMAN, X-MEN and BATMAN films (including THE...