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A LEGO Brickumentary Available On Blu-Ray/DVD On November 3, 2015


If you thought you knew the world of LEGO, you don’t know brick. Step into the amazing real-life world of the global phenomenon that has captivated fans of all ages, when A LEGO Brickumentary comes to Blu-ray and DVD on November 3, 2015. Directed by Oscar winning Director Daniel Junge (2012 Best Documentary, Short Subjects Saving Face) and Oscar Nominated Director Kief Davidson (2013 Best Documentary, Short Subjects Open Heart); and narrated by Jason Bateman, the film takes us on a journey through the LEGO brand…like you have never seen before.

A LEGO Brickumentary is the first official documentary about the world of the LEGO brick and follows the evolution of the billion-dollar franchise, delving into the impact of LEGO and its fans around the world. Suitable for “kids” of all ages, the film explores the brick that has captured imaginations for generations and look at the fundamental question – is it a toy or something more?

A LEGO Brickumentary delves into the extraordinary impact of the brick and the innovative uses for it that have sprung up all overthe world. The narrative takes us through art galleries full of LEGO creations, introduces us to Master Builders designing and creating life-sized LEGO models (as well as those who employ LEGO bricks to create their own films), leads us into the world of LEGO therapy and brings us along to meet Adult Fans of LEGO (AFOLS), each with amazing stories to tell. A LEGO Brickumentary explores the essential nature of human creativity and the ways we seek to build and understand our world.

Special features on the Blu-ray and DVD include:

– Bonus Scenes

A LEGO Brickumentary will be available on Blu-ray and DVD from Anchor Bay Entertainment on November 3rd for the suggested retail price of $26.99 and $22.98, respectively.

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Watch The Trailer For The Documentary About Tower Records ‘All Things Must Pass’


Established in 1960, Tower Records was once a retail powerhouse with two hundred stores, in thirty countries, on five continents. From humble beginnings in a small-town drugstore, Tower Records eventually became the heart and soul of the music world, and a powerful force in the music industry. In 1999, Tower Records made $1 billion. In 2006, the company filed for bankruptcy. What went wrong? Everyone thinks they know what killed Tower Records: The Internet. But thats not the story.

All Things Must Pass is a feature documentary film examining this iconic companys explosive trajectory, tragic demise, and legacy forged by its rebellious founder, Russ Solomon.

Directed by Colin Hanks, the doc will be released on October 16, 2015.

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Crafted, A New Film By Morgan Spurlock


The documentary Crafted by award winning filmmaker Morgan Spurlock was created to explore the mindset of today’s artisan and determine how artisanship has evolved along with—or, at times, in spite of—new technologies that allow instantaneous sharing of knowledge and sourcing of ingredients.

Brave creators are breaking from the norm and returning to their roots to master age-old art forms that are more relevant than ever in today’s world.

The film, which was commissioned by Häagen-Dazs is now available for streaming on Amazon. To learn more, including a behind-the-scenes look, visit http://www.CraftedLikeNoOther.com.

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Batkid Begins Trailer


November 15, 2013 was a pretty momentous day for Gotham City as thousands gathered to cheer on five year old “Batkid” Miles who, as part of a Make-A-Wish Foundation event, saw San Francisco transformed into the DC Comics city. Donning a cape and cowl, five-year-old Miles took on the Penguin, saved a damsel in distress and was presented with the key to the city. thanks to an intense outpouring of spontaneous support reverberated around the world. Now, Miles’ story comes to the big screen in the new documentary, Batkid Begins, which has today released its trailer.


Miles’ wish and this role as a little caped crusader resonated so deeply with filmmaker Dana Nachman that she was inspired to explore what happens when a small scale event aiming to fulfill one wish goes unintentionally viral, ultimately revealing surprising truths about what happens when someone inspires our society in a digital age.

Batkid Begins was directed by Nachman, who also produced the documentary with Liza Meak. The film was written by Nachman & Kurt Kuenne (Batkid Begins). Ian Reinhard & John Crane served as executive producers.

Batkid Begins hits theaters June 26, 2015.

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A LEGO Brickumentary Trailer


Oscar winning Director Daniel Junge and Oscar Nominated Director Kief Davidson take us on a journey through the LEGO universe…like you have never seen before. They explore the brick that has captured imaginations for generations and look at the fundamental question…is it a toy or something more?

A LEGO Brickumentary delves into the extraordinary impact of the LEGO brick and the innovative uses of for it that has sprung up all over the world. The narrative will take us to art galleries full of LEGO creations, introduce us to Master Builders making movies, into the world of LEGO therapy, and bring us along to meet AFOLS (Adult Fans of LEGO), each with amazing stories to tell.

The documentary explores the essential nature of human creativity and the ways we seek to build and understand our world.

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Back in Time, A Documentary About The Lasting Impact of The Back To The Future Trilogy


Back in Time is a forthcoming documentary by Lawrence, New York-based filmmaker Jay Aron that intends to go beyond the standard behind-the-scenes approach by offering a look at the surprisingly long-lasting impact of the beloved 1980s sci-fi comedy film trilogy, Back to the Future. The documentary looks at superfans and includes interviews with key members of the cast and crew like Robert Zemeckis, Michael J. Fox, Bob Gale, Christopher Lloyd, and Lea Thompson. The film is currently seeking funding on Kickstarter.

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The Great Chicken Wing Hunt – A Journey To The Heart of America’s Greatest Food


Called The Big Lebowski of Documentaries, The Great Chicken Wing Hunt  is an award-winning is a documentary comedy directed by Matt Reynolds about Buffalo wings and the band of misfits who set out to find the world’s best one. 

2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the birth of America’s greatest food.

Celebrate now by watching The Great Chicken Wing Hunt, out in select theaters and on-demand everywhere January 14, 2014.

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Now You Can Now Stream “Drew:The Man Behind The Poster” Documetary On Netflix


Now you can stream Drew:The Man Behind The Poster on Netflix.

This insightful documentary profiles renowned artist Drew Struzan, whose movie posters for directors such as George Lucas and Steven Spielberg, and album covers for Alice Cooper and Iron Butterfly, have resulted in iconic images that defined an era!

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The Imagineering Story, A Documentary From Leslie Iwerks To Be Released In 2016


Here is the trailer for The Imagineering Story, an upcoming movie that explores the past, present and future of Walt Disney Imagineering by noted documentary filmmaker Leslie Iwerks. Ms. Iwerks comes from a family with deep Disney history — her grandfather was an early Disney animator and her father is a former Imagineer — and her previous work includes profiles of Pixar Animation Studios and visual effects house Industrial Light & Magic.

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts is partnering with Leslie on this latest project that will explore in unprecedented depth the facts, faces and fantastic stories behind the magic of Disney Parks. The film is due for release in 2016.

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Jesse Heiman: World’s Greatest Extra Documentary


Jesse Heiman: World’s Greatest Extra is an upcoming documentary about Jesse Heiman, an actor whose nerdy looks have earned him dozens of background roles in Hollywood films and television shows, from Spider-Man to Old School.


Directed by Nick Weis, the film follows Heiman’s unlikely 11-year career as a background actor.

Weis is raising funds for the film on Kickstarter.

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