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Hal is a movie starring Allison Anders, Judd Apatow, and Rosanna Arquette. Hal Ashby's obsessive genius led to an unprecedented string of Oscar®-winning classics, including Harold and Maude, Shampoo and Being There. But as...

Other Titles
Hal Ashby, Hal, un director de culto, Regissören Hal Ashby, Once I Was: The Hal Ashby Story
Running Time
1 hours 30 minutes
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Documentary, Biography
Amy Scott
Rosanna Arquette, Hal Ashby, Allison Anders, Judd Apatow
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Hal Ashby's obsessive genius led to an unprecedented string of Oscar®-winning classics, including Harold and Maude, Shampoo and Being There. But as contemporaries Coppola, Scorsese and Spielberg rose to blockbuster stardom in the 1980s, Ashby's uncompromising nature played out as a cautionary tale of art versus commerce.

Comments about documentary «Hal» (14)

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This is a documentary, which was done with a low budget, and I felt it was well done. It was very well done, and well researched. It has a few hiccups, such as the computer graphics were not up to par with the high quality of the other movies. That being said, the filmmakers do a great job with the documentary style, and the director of photography did a great job. I highly recommend this to anyone who is looking for a documentary that is not too slow. I think this was one of the best documentaries that I have seen in a long time. If you like documentaries, and are interested in the Spanish Civil War, I recommend this film.

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Walter Ramirez

I had never heard of John Nash before I watched this film, but now I know why. I had never heard of Nash, but after watching this documentary, I can see why he is considered the father of modern mathematics. The story of John Nash and his connection to the world of mathematics is compelling. This is a beautiful film and a great introduction to the world of mathematics. I really loved it.

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William M.

One of the best documentaries I've ever seen. This movie is so great because it shows how the human mind can be affected by the things that happen to it, not just by what it sees or what it hears. I'm sure the first thing that you think about after seeing this movie is "who is this man and what is he about?" You don't even know who this man is until the end of the movie, but you do learn a lot about him. The documentary is almost as good as the book, which was a great book. I recommend this movie to everyone. You don't have to be religious to enjoy it.

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Craig Sandoval

I enjoyed this documentary. It was a good look at the world of child abuse. It was very well done. It was interesting to hear the victim's stories and to see what happened to them after the abuse. There were also many fascinating stories of the victim's families and the abuse. I especially liked the story of how the mother reacted after her daughter was assaulted. It was very touching and sad. I was glad that it was not about a typical victim of child abuse, but a girl who had been abused for years. I hope that this documentary is shown in more schools.

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I have not seen the first 3 seasons of the TV series so I have no background information on the actual cast. But I feel that the acting was very good and the story was moving. It was interesting to see how the story of the early days of the characters was told and how their relationship changed over the years. I loved the main character's name, Doug. It was a good title and it seemed appropriate. He is someone who is the antithesis of what I would consider to be a typical character in the show. I liked the fact that Doug is such a great person and he is really funny. I also liked the fact that they didn't make Doug as a "good guy" and just as his character. He is a guy who is in love with his work and he wants to be recognized for what he has done. It's also nice to see how Doug was able to get the audience's attention. I also liked the fact that the actress who played Beth, had a really great part in the movie. She is such a great actress and it's great to see her in a movie. I think she did a great job in this movie. I also thought that the cinematography was amazing and it really helped make the movie. I really like the fact that the movie was about the history of the movie. It's nice to see how the story is told and it helped me to understand what was going on. I also really liked how the movie made you feel for the characters. It made me want to see the movie because it was about the characters. It also made me want to see the movie because it was about the characters. I really enjoyed this movie. It was well-made and it really made me feel good. I recommend this movie to people who are into movies about the history of movies. It's not a movie that I would really go out of my way to see but I would definitely recommend this movie to people who are into movies about the history of movies.

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Thomas R.

I saw this film at the 2008 Palm Springs International Film Festival. It was part of the fourth installment of the new documentary series, "The Road: Travels with my Dad." (This was the first documentary film to be made on my father, John D. Leech.) My father was a carpenter and then a carpenter for a local farm, which he was doing before he retired. As a result, my father has many wonderful memories of that time. But, now, after nearly fifty years, he is increasingly frail and unable to move about in a wheelchair. In addition, my father is a severe carpenter, having made his own doors and windows. When he left his home in the early 1960s, he left behind the tools and the tools of his craft, but he left behind his memories. The only way I can describe this film is as a document of my father's life, and how his journey with the tools of his craft has led him to a place of peace. He has always been a great man, a craftsman and a father. I have never known my father to be particularly violent. But, he was never very pleasant, and had to be kept in a constant state of tension. This film does not portray him as a violent person, but as someone who was in a constant state of tension, which was necessary to maintain his job. We see his father's reaction to this tension, and the tension he put up with, both before and after he left his home. My father's final journey was his last, and his last journey on his own. But, my father was not alone. He was surrounded by family and friends, and the people he worked with. My father had two daughters, and two grandchildren. But, the two daughters did not have their own relationship with my father, and they were only with him because of the need for their father. My father had a love of life, and a desire to live in the present moment. As a result, he would take his children with him, and bring them with him to a destination he would see and explore, whether it was the countryside, or a museum. My father was a man who lived life to the fullest. He lived a life of adventure, and he lived it by building things. He did not mind if the items he was building were very old or very new. He did not mind if his work was done by hand. He built things and he had fun with them. This film tells a story about my father and his journey with the tools of his trade.

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Robert Duvall plays "Mr. Lang" in this documentary about the legend of "Tightrope". "Tightrope" is a murder mystery involving a young man named Robert Duvall who was found dead on a railroad bridge in New York City in the early 1950's. The coroner concluded that the cause of death was strangulation and that Duvall was likely killed by a fellow worker who witnessed his death. However, Duvall's close friend and former lover, the movie star Bette Davis, believes that Duvall was murdered and that his death was a suicide. Since Duvall was found hanging on a bridge that crosses the Hudson River, it is believed that the bridge was also the site of his murder. However, after Duvall's death, the film crew came under attack from several people claiming that they were involved in Duvall's death. One of these individuals was a woman who claimed to have witnessed the murder of Duvall and was involved in the film's production. The film crew decided to hire a private investigator to try and find out what really happened to Duvall. After Duvall's death, the film crew came under attack from a number of people claiming that they were involved in Duvall's death. Some of the film crew claimed that the film was a fake and that they had seen the real murder. In addition, the film crew were also accused of having ties to the New York mob. After the film crew did some investigating on their own, they concluded that they had a lot of evidence that the film was fake. After all of the evidence against the film was revealed, the film crew decided that they would not use Duvall's name in the film. Instead, they would use a different actor to portray him. This film was a documentary, but it is one that is very difficult to watch. The film is made in such a way that it is very difficult to watch and the movie will keep you on the edge of your seat until the end. The film shows the investigation that went on to try and find out what really happened to Duvall. The film also shows the reactions of the film crew to this investigation. The film is very well made and I recommend that you watch this film. However, if you have seen this film, you may be thinking that you have seen it all before. However, I believe that you have not. This film is a true story, but it is not the whole story. It is a documentary about Robert Duvall, his girlfriend

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Joshua O.

On the surface, "The Missing" is just another film about the 'possible' missing people. However, if you are a person who is interested in this topic, you will certainly enjoy the film. This is a very entertaining film, which tells the story of four young women who are missing from the South African scene and the families who are involved. One of the most interesting stories in the film is the case of Kym Gray, who disappeared in 1983. Her case has been the subject of much speculation and theories. In this film, the families who are involved in the case talk about what happened to their loved ones. This is an enjoyable and entertaining film, that will leave you in awe of the information presented in this documentary.

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It's a pity that so few people have seen this film. It is a very real and interesting story, that is sadly not told enough. I think that many people do not know that there are many people in this world, that are suffering from mental illness. It's a serious problem, that we need to take care of. If we didn't it would be a lot worse. I think this film is one of the best films I have seen, because it really gives you an insight into the mindset of the people who suffer from mental illness, and why they do it. I think that there are many similarities between the stories of these two people, but also many differences. In fact, I think that the difference between these two stories are too great to be resolved in the film. The way that the story unfolds, and the way that the main character goes about trying to change his life, are just very different. I think that this is a very good film, and I would highly recommend it. 8/10

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I thought this film was a great documentary on the success of the early-eighties and early nineties films. I thought that the directors and actors all did an excellent job and that this film was informative and entertaining. I think this film was also a great eye-opener on the film industry. For instance, the film also showed that some of the directors were actually married. Another important lesson was the film showed how the film industry was run by people that were not professionals. Some of the directors were not professional at all. So, this film was interesting, informative and entertaining. I would recommend this film to anyone.

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Sara Fisher

After seeing this documentary on HBO, I was surprised to see that this film did not receive a wide distribution. I am so glad that it did. The film is extremely well done and interesting. The subjects are very well represented, and the story is compelling. I highly recommend it. The narration is also very good. The film is about Mark Warner and his "hippie" movement in the 1970's. It is one of the first films to give an accurate account of how it all started. There are many aspects of the documentary that you will be interested in. However, I recommend it as a general documentary to anyone. The film does not focus on the hippies, but rather on Mark Warner and his movement. You will not be bored. The film has been given the title "Hippie" for a reason. I have seen this documentary on television before, and I have not liked it. However, this documentary does not get the proper treatment in the movie. This is not a good thing. I recommend this film to anyone who wants to learn more about the hippie movement.

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Amy M.

This film is about an iconic character, and I don't really know why I'm being so picky about the character. Sure, he was there for a reason, but I don't think the reason was the best reason. I also don't think the film is about the character's legacy. This is more about the way he made an impact on people, and the impact he made on the culture. I think this is one of the best documentaries about a character I've ever seen. Not only is the character's impact on the culture shown, but it is also shown in a way that makes it easier to relate to the character and the culture. I love the way the film is set up. I love the way it looks. I love the way the film moves forward. I love how it's told. I love the way it is presented. This film is so well done, and I love it. The documentary is very well done. I'm not a huge fan of documentaries. I really do enjoy them. I love how they get into the character's psyche and take you inside. I love how they take you on the journey of how he impacted so many people, and how he made them feel. I love how they take you into the culture and how they show the way they think. I love how they show the emotions, and I love how they show the thoughts. This film is just an amazing film. It's a great documentary, and it is one of the best films I've ever seen. I love it.

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Emily Rios

I was lucky enough to catch this documentary a few years ago and thought it was great. It is still one of my all time favorite documentaries and is still a must-see documentary for anyone who likes to know what happened in the past and why. This is a documentary that will have you questioning and thinking about how things have gone in the past and what will happen in the future. I would recommend this documentary to anyone. I think it is great because it will explain everything and will explain it in a way that makes it understandable. I think it is also great because it is very well put together. This documentary has everything that is needed to make a good documentary and this is why it is a must-see documentary. It is also a must-see documentary because it is a documentary that you should watch at least once. I highly recommend it to anyone who likes to watch a documentary and it is also a must-see documentary for everyone else.

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Nathan B.

This is a good film about the impact of environmental disasters. It has a very real look at the issues, and has some very well-done scenes. I'm glad it wasn't a propaganda piece like many documentaries are, but I also have to say that the environmental issues are presented in a very accurate way. The story was very well-done, with a great director and some good actors. I liked the way it told the story, and I found it really entertaining. If you like environmental documentaries, this is a good one.