The Directors Season 1

Season 1

The Directors Season 1

First Air Date: January 01, 1999

First Aired on    :   1999
Episodes    :   14 episodes



Episodes

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1x14 Best of The Directors (January 01, 0001)


Compilation of clips from various other episodes.


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1x13 Ivan Reitman (January 01, 0001)


Documentary about filmmaker Ivan Reitman, from movies as ""Ghostbusters"", ""Groundhog Day"" and ""Evolution"".


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1x12 Tony Scott (November 07, 2001)


Documentary about filmmaker Tony Scott, from movies as ""The Hunger"" and ""Top Gun"".


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1x11 David Mamet (January 03, 2002)


His films as writer-director include ""House of Games,"" ""Heist,"" ""Homicide"" and ""The Spanish Prisoner.""


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1x10 David Cronenberg (January 01, 0001)


Profile of Dave 'Deprave' Cronenberg, 'King of venereal horror', 'Baron of blood', as he has often been called. His directoral work includes The Dead Zone, The Fly, and the film version of William S. Burroughs' novel Naked Lunch.


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1x09 Barbra Streisand (January 01, 0001)


Profile of the director of Yentl, The Prince of Tides, and The Mirror Has Two Faces, Barbra Steisand, who is also a singer and actress.


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1x08 James Cameron (January 01, 0001)


Profile and analysis filmograhpy about the director of movies as The Terminator, Aliens, The Abyss, Terminator 2: Judgement Day and Titanic.


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1x07 Rob Reiner (January 01, 0001)


Reiner's films include This is Spinal Tap, When Harry met Sally ..., and The Princess Bride.


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1x06 Martin Scorsese (January 01, 0001)


Profile and analysis filmography of the director of Taxi Driver, After Hours, The Age of Innonence, Raging Bull, Mean Streets, Goodfellas and Cape Fear.


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1x05 Roger Corman (February 01, 1999)


Roger Corman, the director of The Little Shop Of Horrors (The 1960s film, not the musical. - Ed.), is best known for making low-budget films on a tight schedule.


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1x04 Wes Craven (January 30, 1999)


Profile of Wes Craven, director of Swamp Thing, A Nightmare On Elm Street, Vampire in Brooklyn, and the Scream trilogy.


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1x03 Alan Parker (February 07, 2004)


Profile of Alan Parker, director of The Wall and Evita.


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1x02 Terry Gilliam (May 23, 2000)


Profile of Terry Gilliam, former animator for Monty Python's Flying Circus, and director of the films Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Jabberwocky, Time Bandits, Brazil, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen, Twelve Monkeys, and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.


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1x01 Tim Burton (January 01, 1999)


Profile of director Tim Burton, who first began working as an animator for Disney. His first directing job was an episode of Faerie Tale Theatre called Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp. His first film was 1985's Pee Wee's Big Adventure. He later directed Beetlejuice, Batman, Batman Returns, Ed Wood, Mars Attacks!, Sleepy Hollow, and a remake of Planet of the Apes. His most recent film was Big Fish, which recieved the best reviews of Burton's career, and was #1 at the box office for two weeks.