Francis Lawrence (born March 26, 1971) is an Austrian-born American filmmaker and producer. After establishing himself as a director of music videos and commercials, Lawrence made his feature-length directorial debut with the supernatural thriller Constantine (2005) and has since directed the postapocalyptic horror film I Am Legend (2007), the romantic drama Water for Elephants (2011), three of the four films in the Hunger Games film series, and the spy thriller Red Sparrow (2018).
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Humans have been decimated by a virus. Those who did not survive emerged blind. When twins are born with the ability to see, their father must protect his tribe against a queen.
After an injury ends her career, a ballerina faces a bleak and uncertain future. Sparrow School is a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people to use their minds and bodies as w...
Pawns No More: The Making of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2
This making of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 is presented in 8 parts. Each part gives an in depth view of one aspect of creating the movie. You can see how special effects were used; costumes ...
The Mockingjay Lives: The Making of the Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
A documentary about the making of The Hunger Games.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2
The nation of Panem is in a full scale war with President Snow. Teamed with a group of her closest friends, including Gale, Finnick, and Peeta, she goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13...
Surviving the Game: Making The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
An incredibly in depth and informative compendium of nine featurettes that address virtually every aspect of the film, from the adaptive process through the special effects, stunts and production desi...
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
The symbol of a mass rebellion against the Capitol is Katniss Everdeen.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
The winner of the 74th Annual Hunger Games has returned home. Winning means that they must leave their family and friends and go on a "Victor's Tour" of the districts. President Snow prepares the 75th...
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Martin Bohm, a widower and single father, is haunted by an inability to connect to his autistic, mute 11-year-old son, Jake. Their relationship and their lives take an extraordinary turn when he disco...
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Victor Fleming: Master Craftsman
A documentary on the life and career of Victor Fleming, director of such iconic movies as The Wizard of Oz and Gone with the Wind.
The Master's Touch: Hitchcock's Signature Style
There is an overview of Alfred Hitchhiker's work.
North by Northwest: One for the Ages
A discussion of North by Northwest, and its influence.
A contemporary re-telling of the timeless tale of David and Goliath is a riveting drama about a modern day monarchy. The series is an epic story of greed and power, war and romance, forbidden loves an...
I Am Legend
Robert Neville was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was man-made. The last human survivor in what is left of New York City is Immune. For three years, Neville has faithfully sent o...
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Unscripted was an American comedy-drama series that aired in 2005. The series was mostly improvised by its performers. The series was produced by Steven Soderbergh, George Clooney, and Grant Heslov.
John Constantine has been to Hell before. The world of demons and angels that exists beneath the landscape of contemporary Los Angeles is the subject of a policewoman and a man's investigation into th...
Janet Jackson: From Janet. To Damita Jo: The Videos
Her first four studio albums were released on Virgin Records.
Britney Spears - Greatest Hits: My Prerogative
One of the biggest pop stars in the world, Britney Spears released this collection of 20 music videos to coincide with the release of her greatest-hits album of the same name. "I'm Not a Girl, Not Yet...
Jennifer Lopez: Feelin' So Good
This DVD includes the following perfomances: If You Had My Love (1999 VH-1 Fashion Awards), If You Had My Love (video) Madison Square Garden Performance with Marc Anthony, No me Ames (video), Let'...
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Making the Video
Making the Video is an MTV show, consisting of half-hour episodes, which chronicles the process of filming various music videos. Usually the director outlines the concept of the video and the show oft...
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The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes
This prequel to The Hunger Games focuses on Coriolanus Snow at age 18, years before he would become the tyrannical President of Panem. Young Coriolanus is handsome and charming, and though the Snow fa...
It's based on 'Little Nemo In Slumberland'.
The rise of a self-made woman. A fiercely ambitious arms dealer who seizes control of her own destiny in a high-octane and dangerous profession dominated by her male colleagues is the focus of the fil...
The Serpent Queen
Considered an immigrant, common and plain, Catherine de Medici is married into the 16th century French court as an orphaned teenager expected to bring a fortune in dowry and produce many heirs, only t...