The acclaimed CNN Original Series The Movies turns its attention to the big screen in this fascinating, in-depth examination of the cultural, societal and political shifts that framed the evolution of cinema. Each episode unfolds in chronological order to build a compelling picture of the most pivotal moments in ﬁlm, from the ﬁrst sound movies of the 1930s to the blockbuster franchises of the 2000s. Combining archive material and interviews with actors, directors, producers, ﬁlm critics and historians, The Movies weaves together the events that inﬂuenced and dominated cinema, transforming what we were watching, how and why we were watching it and who was making it.
Paul Thomas Anderson, Brad Bird, Alonso Duralde, Neal Gabler, Renee Graham
12 x 60' or 6 x 120'
Series, Doc Series, Arts & Culture, Historical
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