These Amazing ShadowsThe film depicts the history and importance of the organization called The National Film Registry that saves the very best in American cinema. The filmmakers interview some of the biggest directors of their time including John Lasseter, Rob Reiner, and Christopher Nolan.Genre: DocumentaryCountry: United StatesDuration: 88 minQuality: HDRelease: 2011IMDb: 7.6Keywords:
Actors of "These Amazing Shadows"
Directors of "These Amazing Shadows"Paul MarianoKurt Norton
Creators of "These Amazing Shadows"Douglas BlushPaul Mariano
Critic Reviews of "These Amazing Shadows"Washington PostMay 27, 2011
"Shadows" is an 88-minute valentine to cinema, a reminder of why we continue returning to the multiplex, and an abiding faith in the power of film to transport us to faraway places.Boston GlobeMay 19, 2011
"Shadows'' is a deeply heartfelt, if scattered, effort that plays like an Oscar-night clip show with a mission.San Francisco ChronicleMay 05, 2011
For lovers of American filmmaking, "These Amazing Shadows" may be the ultimate sampler buffet.Boston PhoenixMay 19, 2011
If movies are our kiss-kiss-bang-bang arenas of desire, then this addictive movie-centric documentary from Paul Mariano and Kurt Norton makes the Library of Congress sound like the Playboy Mansion.culturevulture.netMay 18, 2011
a long commercial promotion for The National Film RegistryCombustible CelluloidMay 13, 2011
Anyone who loves movies will find a great deal to adore and admire about this new movie.Reeling ReviewsMay 10, 2011
Film preservation is an important part of our culture and the documentary details exactly why that is.Reeling ReviewsMay 10, 2011
This is one government-sponsored project that is committed to saving Americana that could have been lost forever.East Bay ExpressMay 06, 2011
Documentary has more on its mind than just showing off the riches of America's cinematic heritage.Filmcritic.comFebruary 03, 2011
it's interesting to hear what kind of films are important to Rob Reiner or Wayne Wang but, frankly, we've seen more insightful, emotional responses in any AFI TV specialReel Film ReviewsJanuary 23, 2011
...a fascinating documentary...
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