American Cinema

65

Original Release

01/23/1995

Cast

John Lithgow Himself - Host
André De Toth Himself
Paul Arthur Himself, scholar
Otto Friedrich Himself, historian
Hoagie K. Hill Man
Janey Place Herself, scholar
Cliff Robertson Narrator (voice)
Joseph H. Lewis Himself, director, Gun Crazy, The Big Combo (as Joe Lewis)
Joan Crawford (archive footage)
Sydney Pollack Himself
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 The Hollywood Style Wednesday, 07 June 1995
2 The Studio System Wednesday, 14 June 1995
3 The Star Wednesday, 21 June 1995
4 The Western
5 Romantic Comedy Wednesday, 05 July 1995
6 The Combat Film Friday, 18 October 2002
7 Film Noir Sunday, 15 June 2003
8 Film in the Television Age Wednesday, 26 July 1995
9 The Film School Generation Wednesday, 02 August 1995
10 The Edge of Hollywood Saturday, 07 August 1999
11 Film Language Thursday, 22 August 1996
12 Writing and Thinking about Film Thursday, 22 August 1996
13 Classic Hollywood Style Today

Directors

Lawrence Pitkethly, Tee Anderson, Alain Klarer, Lilibet Foster, Jeffrey Schon

Writers

Rick Smigielski, Alan Berliner, Mark Horowitz

Cast

John Lithgow Himself - Host
André De Toth Himself
Paul Arthur Himself, scholar
Otto Friedrich Himself, historian
Hoagie K. Hill Man
Janey Place Herself, scholar
Cliff Robertson Narrator (voice)
Joseph H. Lewis Himself, director, Gun Crazy, The Big Combo (as Joe Lewis)
Joan Crawford (archive footage)
Sydney Pollack Himself
Kathleen Turner Herself - Narrator
Lawrence Kasdan Himself
Paul Schrader Himself
Richard Widmark Narrator
Edward Dmytryk Himself, director, Crossfire, Murder, My Sweet
Quentin Tarantino Himself
Peter Coyote Narrator
Ethan Coen Himself
Jim Jarmusch Himself
Marie Windsor Herself

Producers

Editors

Rick Smigielski, Christopher Tellefsen, Melissa Hacker, Joelle Schon, Corey Shaff, Stacia Thompson

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