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Release: November 01, 1974
Megashare Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle (1974)
Herzog's film is based upon the true and mysterious story of Kaspar Hauser, a young man who suddenly appeared in Nuremberg in 1828, barely able to speak or walk, and bearing a strange note; he later explained that he had been held captive in a dungeon of some sort for his entire life that he could remember, and only recently was he released, for reasons unknown. His benefactor attempts to integrate him into society, with intriguing results.
Director: Werner Herzog
Cast: Alfred Edel, Brigitte Mira, Enno Patalas, Gloria Doer, Hans Musäus, Henry van Lyck, Herbert Achternbusch, Johannes Buzalski, Michael Kroecher, Peter Gebhart, Reinhard Hauff, Volker Prechtel, Walter Ladengast, Willy Semmelrogge
Release: September 10, 1998
Megashare Alferd Packer The Musical (1998)
Alfred Packer was a mountain guide and sole survivor of a party of pioneers that got lost in the mountains in winter. Accused and convicted of murdering and eating his travelling companions, he was to be executed by hanging.The movie begins at his trial, where he pleads his innocence to an unsympathetic audience. Only reporter Polly Pry will listen to his story, which is then related to the viewers in the form of flashbacks. As Packer and his gold-prospecting clients make their way through the forests and mountains, they encounter bemused Japanese Indians, an unimpressed group of mountain men and the brutal Rocky Mountain winter, all of which inspire the travellers to break out into song and dance.
Director: Trey Parker
Cast: Carter Smith, Dian Bachar, Kevin Allen, Matt Stone, Stan Brakhage, Steve Jackson, Trey Parker
Release: July 11, 2007
Megashare American Masters Les Paul Chasing Sound (2007)
The Authorized biography of Les Paul, " The Wizard of Waukesha". The name Les Paul is synonymous with the electric guitar. As a player, inventor, and recording artist(Paul had two #1 hits with his wife Mary Ford), Paul has been and innovator from the early years of his life. In 1928, thirteen-year-old Les Paul borrowed a phonograph needle from the family Victrola, stuck it under the strings of his Sear Roebuck guitar, and wired the contraption to a telephone mike and two radio speakers, thus achieving not only amplification but a crude stereo effect. The pioneering young musician then went on to invent scores of ingenious recording techniques, including overdubbing and multi-track recorders, as well as the solid-body electric guitar at the heart of the rock and roll revolution. Still spry at age 90, Les Paul tells his own classic rags-to-riches story in a feature-length HD documentary-with a soundtrack of greatest hits from Bing Crosby, Chet Atkins, B.B. KIng, and rock legends Jimi Hendrix, Jeff Beck, Jimmy Page, Keith Richards and Paul McCartney.
Director: John Paulson
Cast: Anderson Cooper, BB King, Billy Jackson, Bonnie Raitt, Edward Van Halen, Jeff Beck, John Mack, John Paris, Kay Starr, Keith Richards, Les Paul, Mary Ford, Merle Haggard, Paul McCartney, Richard Carpenter, Richie Sambora, Sonya Hensley, Steve Miller, Susan Baker, The Beatles, Tony Bennett
Release: September 16, 1998
Megashare Love Is the Devil Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon (1998)
In the 1960s, British painter Francis Bacon (1909-1992) surprises a burglar and invites him to share his bed. The burglar, a working class man named George Dyer, 30 years Bacon's junior, accepts. Bacon finds Dyer's amorality and innocence attractive, introducing him to his Soho pals. In their sex life, Dyer dominates, Bacon is the masochist. Dyer's bouts with depression, his drinking and pill popping, and his satanic nightmares strain the relationship, as does his pain with Bacon's casual infidelities. Bacon paints, talks with wit, and, as Dyer spins out of control, begins to find him tiresome. Could Bacon care less?
Director: John Maybury
Cast: Adrian Scarborough, Andy Linden, Anita Pallenberg, Annabel Brooks, Anne Lambton, Antony Cotton, April, Christian Martin, Christina Moore, Daniel Craig, David Harvey, David Kennedy, Derek Jacobi, George Clarke, James Mitchell, John Dunbar, Karl Johnson, Marjorie Walker, Mark Umbers, Sheena, Susie Bick, Tilda Swinton, Virginia Wetherell, Wesley Morgan, Wi
Megashare Harmony Lane (1935)
The life and loves of composer Stephen Foster, from his early success through his decline, degradation, and death from alcoholism.
Director: Joseph Santley
Cast: Adrienne Ames, Al Herman, Bob Card, Clarence Muse, Cora Sue Collins, Cornelius Keefe, David Torrence, Douglass Montgomery, Earle Hodgins, Edith Craig, Evelyn Venable, Ferdinand Munier, Florence Roberts, Frankie Marvin, George Morrell, Gilbert Emery, Harry Harvey, Hattie McDaniel, James B Carson, James Bush, Joan Woodbury, Joseph Cawthorn, Lloyd Hughes,
Megashare Abraham Lincoln (1930)
Brief vignettes about Lincoln's early life include his birth, early jobs, (unsubstantiated) affair with Ann Rutledge, courtship of Mary Todd, and the Lincoln-Douglas debates; his presidency and the Civil War are followed in somewhat more detail, though without actual battle scenes; film concludes with the assassination.
Director: DW Griffith
Cast: Cameron Prud'Homme, Carl Stockdale, Charles Crockett, E Alyn Warren, Ed Brady, Edgar Dearing, Francis Ford, Frank Campeau, George MacQuarrie, Gordon Thorpe, Hank Bell, Harry Stubbs, Helen Freeman, Helen Ware, Henry B Walthall, Henry Kolker, Hobart Bosworth, Ian Keith, James Bradbury Sr, James Eagles, Jane Keckley, Jason Robards Sr, Kathrin Clare Ward, K
Megashare The Fabulous Dorseys (1947)
The rise and rise of the Fabulous Dorsey brothers is charted in this whymsical step down memory lane, Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey play themselves in this vehicle for their excellent music. From being raised by their father who insists on them learning music, to the split that just saw their careers rise even further.
Director: Alfred E Green
Cast: Andrew Tombes, Ann Carter, Anne O'Neal, Arthur Shields, Bess Flowers, Bob Eberly, Buddy Morrow, Buz Buckley, Charlie Barnet, Dave Willock, Edward Clark, Hal K Dawson, Helen O'Connell, Henry Busse, Jack Roper, Jackie Searl, James Flavin, Janet Blair, Jimmy Dorsey, Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra, Malcolm 'Bud' McTaggart, Paul Whiteman, Ray Bauduc, Sara Al
Megashare Rembrandt (1936)
This character study joins the painter at the height of his fame in 1642, when his adored wife suddenly dies and his work takes a dark, sardonic turn that offends his patrons. By 1656, he is bankrupt but consoles himself with the company of pretty maid Hendrickje, whom he's unable to marry. Their relationship brings ostracism but also some measure of happiness. The final scenes find him in his last year, 1669, physically enfeebled but his spirit undimmed.
Director: Alexander Korda
Cast: Abraham Sofaer, Alexander Knox, Allan Jeayes, Arthur Burne, Austin Trevor, Barry Livesey, Basil Gill, Charles Laughton, Charles Paton, Edmund Willard, Edward Chapman, Elsa Lanchester, Evelyn Ankers, Frederick Burtwell, George Merritt, George Pughe, Gertrude Lawrence, Gertrude Musgrove, Hay Petrie, Hector Abbas, Henry Hewitt, Herbert Lomas, Jack Livesey,
Release: November 08, 1949
Megashare The Great Dan Patch (1949)
David Palmer, a young chemist, returns to his father's Indiana farm, to marry a local school teacher, Ruth Treadwell. David meets again his father's horse-trainer, Ben Lathrop, whose daughter, Cissy, has left high school to help her father. Palmer marries and becomes wealthy through an invention, and is able to indulge his socially-ambitious wife. His father dies and Palmer returns to Indiana, where his interest in harness-racing is rekindled, as is his interest in Cissy Lathrop.
Director: Joseph M Newman
Cast: Arthur Hunnicutt, Bill Cartledge, Charlotte Greenwood, Clarence Muse, Davis Roberts, Dennis O'Keefe, Douglas Spencer, Earle Hodgins, Everett Brown, Forrest Taylor, Gail Russell, Harry Lauter, Henry Hull, Jack Cheatham, John Hoyt, Ralph Montgomery, Ruth Warrick, Stanley Blystone
Megashare Kinsey (2004)
Life story of Alfred , a man driven to uncover the most private secrets of the nation, and a journey into the mystery of human behavior. In 1948 irrevocably changed American culture and created a media sensation with his book "Sexual Behavior in the Human Male". Using the technique of his own famous sex interviews, story recounts the scientist's extraordinary journey from obscurity to global fame. Rebelling against the rigid piety of his home life, and drawn to the world of the senses, becomes a Harvard-educated zoologist specializing in the study of gall wasps. After being hired to teach biology at Indiana University, meets and marries a witty, freethinking female student, Clara McMillen. In the course of his teaching he discovers an astonishing dearth of scientific data on sexual behavior. When students seek him out for advice about sexual concerns and problems, he realizes that no one has done the clinical research that would yield reliable answers to their questions. Inspired to explore the emotionally charged subject of sex from a strictly scientific point of view, recruits a team of researchers, including Clyde Martin, Wardell Pomeroy and Paul Gebhard. Over time they refine an interviewing technique, which helps people to break through shame, fear, and guilt and speak freely about their sexual histories. When publishes his Male study in 1948, the press compares the impact to that of the atom bomb. But as the country enters the more paranoid Cold War era of the 1950s, 's follow-up study on women is seen as an attack on basic American values. The ensuing outrage and scorn causes 's benefactors to abandon him, just as his health begins to deteriorate. At the same time, the jealousies and acrimony caused by 's attempt to create a private sexual utopia threaten to tear apart the research team and expose them to unwelcome scrutiny.
Director: Bill Condon
Cast: Alexander Wraith, Amy Wilson, Arden Myrin, Arthur French, Barry Del Sherman, Bill Buell, Cameron Stevens, Chris O'Donnell, Clifford David, Dagmara Dominczyk, Dan Ziskie, David Harbour, Don Sparks, Dylan Baker, Harley Cross, Heather Goldenhersh, Jarlath Conroy, Jefferson Mays, Joe Zaloom, John Ellison Conlee, John Krasinski, John Lithgow, John McMartin,
Megashare An Angel at My Table (1990)
Janet Frame grows up in a poor family with lots of brothers and sisters. Already at an early age she is different than the other kids. She gets an education as a teacher but since she is considered abnormal she is locked up in a mental institution for eight years. Success comes when she starts to write books.
Director: Jane Campion
Cast: Alison Bruce, Alistair Douglas, Andrew Robertt, Brenda Kendall, Carlos Martínez, Christopher Lawrence, David Letch, David McKenzie, David Stott, Elizabeth McRae, Fiona Kay, Gerald Bryan, Kelly Stewart, Kerry Fox, Kevin J Wilson, Margaret Gordon, Mark Clare, Martyn Sanderson, Paul Norell, Paula Sánchez, Peter Dennett, Peter Needham, Richard Mil
Megashare Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)
As an inmate at Leavenworth prison, Robert Stroud has a series of confrontations with the guards and with the other convicts. When Stroud kills a guard, he is sentenced to be executed, and only his mother's impassioned intervention gets his sentence commuted to life imprisonment, which he must serve in solitary confinement. As he serves out his sentence in boredom and despair, one day he finds a helpless baby sparrow in the exercise yard. Stroud soon takes a deep interest in caring for birds, which gives him a new purpose in life, but which also brings new conflicts with prison authorities.
Director: John Frankenheimer
Cast: Adrienne Marden, Anton von Stralen, Art Salter, Betty Field, Burt Lancaster, Chris Robinson, Crahan Denton, Dale Van Sickel, David McMahon, Edmond O'Brien, Edward Mallory, Frankie Van, Fred Libby, George Mitchell, Harry Holcombe, Harry Jackson, Hugh Marlowe, James Cavanaugh, James Westerfield, Jimmy Casino, Joe McGuinn, John Burnside, John Indrisano, Ka
Release: October 15, 1958
Megashare The Secret Life of Adolf Hitler (1958)
1950's television documentary special that includes interviews with Hitler's sister Paula Wolf and a fellow prisoner who was incarcerated with Hitler, actual footage shot by the Nazi's and Eva Braun's rare home movies.
Cast: Adolf Hitler, Eva Braun, Westbrook Van Voorhis
Megashare Restoration (1995)
An aspiring young physician, Robert Merivel found himself in the service of King Charles II and saves the life of someone close to the King. Merivel joins the King's court and lives the high life provided to someone of his position. Merivel is ordered to marry his King's mistress in order to divert the queens suspicions. He is given one order by the king and that is not to fall in love. The situation worsens when Merivel finds himself in love with his new wife. Eventually, the King finds out and relieves Merivel of his position and wealth. His fall from grace leaves Merivel where he first started. And through his travels and reunions with an old friend, he rediscovers his love for true medicine and what it really means to be a physician.
Director: Michael Hoffman
Cast: Andrew Havill, Anna Savva, Benjamin Whitrow, Bryan Pringle, David Gant, David Ryall, David Thewlis, Frank Rozelaar-Green, Hugh Grant, Ian McDiarmid, Ian McKellen, Jenny Runacre, John Dallimore, John Quarmby, Mark Letheren, Mary MacLeod, Meg Ryan, Polly Walker, Robert Downey Jr, Roger Ashton-Griffiths, Rosalind Bennett, Roy Evans, Sam Neill, Sandy McDade
Release: March 15, 2002
Megashare Fellini: Je suis un grand menteur (2002)
A look at Fellini's creative process. In extensive interviews, Fellini talks a bit about his background...
Release: September 14, 1942
Megashare The First of the Few (1942)
By the late 1920's aircraft designer R.J. Mitchell feels he has achieved all he wants with his revolutionary mono-planes winning trophy after trophy...
Release: January 26, 2006
Megashare Huo Yuan Jia AKA FearLess (2006)
This film tells the story of Chinese Martial Arts Master Huo Yuanjia (1869-1910). Huo Yuanjia was the founder and spiritual guru of the Jin Wu Sports Federation.
Director: Ronny Yu
Cast: Anthony De Longis, Collin Chou, Dave Mallow, Hee Ching Paw, Jacky Heung, Jet Li, Michelle Yeoh, Mike Leeder, Nathan Jones, Samantha Buck, Shidô Nakamura
Megashare The Long Riders (1980)
The origins, exploits and the ultimate fate of the Jesse James gang is told in a sympathetic portrayal of the bank robbers made up of brothers who begin their legendary bank raids because of revenge.
Megashare Marie Antoinette (2006)
The retelling of France's iconic but ill-fated queen, . From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and to the end of her reign as queen and ultimately the fall of Versailles.
Director: Sofia Coppola
Cast: Al Weaver, Alain Doutey, Aleksia Landeau, Andre Oumansky, Asia Argento, Aurore Clement, Bo Barrett, Carlo Brandt, Danny Huston, David Walliams, Dominic Gould, Francis Leplay, Guillaume Gallienne, James Lance, Jason Schwartzman, Jean-Christophe Bouvet, Jean-Marc Stehle, Joe Sheridan, John Arnold, Joseph Malerba, Judy Davis, Katrine Boorman, Kirsten Dunst
Megashare In the Name of the Father (1993)
Man's coerced confession to an IRA bombing he didn't do imprisons his father as well; a British lawyer helps fight for their freedom.
Director: Jim Sheridan
Cast: Aiden Grennell, Alan Barry, Anthony Brophy, Beatie Edney, Bosco Hogan, Brian de Salvo, Britta Smith, Corin Redgrave, Daniel Day-Lewis, Daniel Massey, Dave Duffy, Denys Hawthorne, Don Baker, Emma Thompson, Frank Harper, Frankie McCafferty, Gerard McSorley, Guy Carleton, Jamie Harris, Jer O'Leary, Joe McPartland, John Benfield, John Higgins, John Lynch, J