Biography Category

Posted On November 10, 2017By MaríaIn Biography, Crime, Drama

Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

Based upon a real-life story that happened in the early seventies in which the Chase Manhattan Bank in Gravesend, Brooklyn, was held siege by a bank robber determined to steal enough money for his male lover to undergo a sex change operation. (Plot summary by alfiehitchie) Director: Sidney Lumet Writer: Frank Pierson (screenplay), P.F. Kluge (magazine article)  and Thomas Moore (magazine article) Editor: Dede Allen 90to5 Editor: M Selva Kumar 90to5 Editor Website: 90to5 Edit Category: True Edit 90to5 Editor Bio:   Hi, I am Selva Kumar from India    Read More
Picture of The Jackie Robinson Story (1950)

Posted On August 6, 2014By TilIn Biography, Drama, Sport

The Jackie Robinson Story (1950)

Biography of Jackie Robinson, the first black major league baseball player in the 20th century. Traces his career in the negro leagues and the major leagues. Plot summary written by Jerry Milani (jmilani@umbc.edu)   Runtime original: 01:16:00 —> Runtime at 90to5: 00:05:54   Director: Alfred E. Green Writer: Arthur Mann, Louis Pollock, Lawrence Taylor Editor: Arthur H. Nadel 90to5 Editor: Maddie Stam 90to5 Editor Website: – 90to5 Editor Bio: –     Public voting 2014 has closed     Compare to other edits of The Jackie Robinson Story   MoreRead More
5 Minute Edit of First Orbit (2011)

Posted On November 12, 2013By TilIn Biography, Documentary

First Orbit (2011)

First Orbit is a feature-length, experimental documentary film about Vostok 1, the first manned space flight around the Earth. By matching the orbit of the International Space Station to that of Vostok 1 as closely as possible, in terms of ground path and time of day, documentary filmmaker Christopher Riley and European Space Agency astronaut Paolo Nespoli were able to film the view that Yuri Gagarin saw on his pioneering orbital space flight. This new footage was cut together with the original Vostok 1 mission audio recordings sourced from theRead More
5 Minute Edit of The Mirror (1975)

Posted On November 12, 2013By TilIn Biography, Drama

The Mirror (1975)

Tarkovsky mixes flash-backs, historical footage and original poetry to illustrate the reminiscences of a dying man about his childhood during World War II, adolescence, and a painful divorce in his family. The story interweaves reflections about Russian history and society. (Plot summary written by xaviermartin@hotmail.com) Runtime original: 01:48:00 —> Runtime at 90to5: 00:04:55 Director: Andrey Tarkovskiy Writer: Aleksandr Misharin, Andrei Tarkovsky Editor: Lyudmila Feiginova 90to5 Editor: Lasma Abele 90to5 Editor Website: http://abelelasma@inbox.lv 90to5 Editor Bio: – Andrei Tarkovsky prepared over 20 different cuts before he finally was happy with theRead More
5 minute edit of Captain Kidd (1945)

Posted On November 5, 2013By TilIn Adventure, Biography, Drama, History

Captain Kidd (1945)

In this unhistorical account, Capt. William Kidd is already a clever, ruthless pirate when, in 1699, he tricks the king into commissioning him as escort for a treasure ship from India. He enlists a crew of pardoned cutthroats…and Orange Povey, whom Kidd once abandoned on a reef and hoped never to see again. Of course, Kidd’s intentions are treacherous. But there’s more to gunner Adam Mercy than meets the eye. (Plot summary written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>) Runtime original: 01:30:00 —> Runtime at 90to5: 00:05:00 Director: Rowland V. Lee Writer:Read More