True story recounting the crash of Eastern Airlines flight 401, which crashed in the Everglades while on approach to Miami in December 1972. Accurate in many respects, the movie goes through the events leading up to the crash, the crash itself, and the rescue effort afterwardsRead More »
Barry Shear – Crash (1978)1971-1980Barry ShearDramaUSA
Peter Kuran – Trinity and Beyond: The Atomic Bomb Movie (1995)1991-2000DocumentaryHiroshima at 75Peter KuranUSA
The history of nuclear weapons between 1945 until 1963.
“Trinity and Beyond” is an unsettling yet visually fascinating documentary presenting the history of nuclear weapons development and testing between 1945-1963. Narrated by William Shatner and featuring an original score performed by the Moscow Symphony Orchestra, this award-winning documentary reveals previously unreleased and classified government footage from several countries.Read More »
John Korty – Go Ask Alice (1973)1971-1980DramaJohn KortyUSA
70s account of a girl’s descent into drug abuse.
The book it is based on, (which may or may not be a true story) was standard reading at school for a generation.
Stars William Shatner.Read More »
Leslie Stevens – Incubus (1966)1961-1970CultHorrorLeslie StevensUSA
Demons in the form of lovely young women lead dishonorable men to their deaths. One particularly beautiful demon meets and falls in love with an honorable young soldier (William Shatner). Her older sister (also a demon) is outraged and conjures (in a stirring scene) their fierce brother, who brutalizes Shatner’s sister. A haunting, breathtakingly photographed tale of good and evil, love and revenge, INCUBUS also has the odd distinction of being filmed entirely in Esperanto, the language created in 1887 to facilitate easy communication between people of different cultures.Read More »