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Backstory (2000– )

TV Series | Documentary

As seen on AMC, "Backstory" is a series that takes a provocative and in-depth look at the making of popular motion pictures. Stars, directors, producers and other Hollywood players provide revealing inside "backstories" about the events ...See moreAs seen on AMC, "Backstory" is a series that takes a provocative and in-depth look at the making of popular motion pictures. Stars, directors, producers and other Hollywood players provide revealing inside "backstories" about the events that affected each production - and their lives. Using exclusive film footage, rare archival still photos and insightful interviews, these programs uncover everything from fascinating behind-the-scenes intrigue to cutthroat studio politics. Written by Anonymous See less
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Rino Romano
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Rudy Behlmer
Himself - Film Historian / Himself / Himself, film historian Himself - Film Historian / Himself / Himself, film historian   See fewer
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Richard D. Zanuck
Himself / Himself - Former Fox Studio Executive / Himself - Producer Himself / Himself - Former Fox Studio Executive / Himself - Producer   See fewer
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Red Buttons
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Sheila Allen
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Roy Moseley
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Ronald Neame
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Ernest Borgnine
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Jak Castro
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Stella Stevens
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Hope Lange
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Gerald Gardner
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Richard Anderson
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David Brown
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Richard Fleischer
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Mel Gussow
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Sally Kellerman
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Peter Bogdanovich
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Richard Schickel
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8.3 / 10 | 75 votes