Blockbuster
Blockbuster
Blockbuster
CATEGORY: TV & Film
This award-winning original miniseries set in the 1970s tells the story of the big-dreaming filmmakers who revolutionized the movies.
  1. August 21, 2020
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    Bonus Interview: Remembering James Horner
    Bonus Interview. BLOCKBUSTER series creator Matt Schrader reveals an interview with James Cameron from his film Score: A Film Music Documentary about the life and legacy of James Horner.If you enjoyed BLOCKBUST…
  2. August 19, 2020
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    Episode 10: The Titan
    Finale. Press swarm to criticize Titanic after a bleak opening weekend at the box office. A humiliated James escapes to the desert to get away, and contemplate how to restart his career. Titanic refuses to sink…
  3. August 14, 2020
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    Bonus Interview with Bill Mechanic
    Bonus Interview. BLOCKBUSTER series creator Matt Schrader asks producer Bill Mechanic, former head of 20th Century Fox Motion Pictures, about the PCP incident in Nova Scotia, and the face-to-face confrontation…
  4. August 12, 2020
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    Episode 9: All or Nothing
    James finds Titanic's lead actors. A drug-induced hysteria rocks James' film production, as budgets spiral out of control. James gives up his share in the film film to keep it afloat.This award-winning 10-part…
  5. August 07, 2020
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    Bonus Interview with Al Giddings
    Bonus Interview. BLOCKBUSTER series creator Matt Schrader asks underwater cinematography pioneer Al Giddings about working with James Cameron on The Abyss, filming the documentary that inspired Titanic, and his…
  6. August 05, 2020
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    Episode 8: Diving Deep
    James makes several dangerous dives to the Atlantic Ocean floor to film the Titanic and clears the way for his next feature film.This award-winning 10-part original miniseries stars Ross Marquand (The Walking D…
  7. July 31, 2020
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    Bonus Interview with Bill Wisher (Pt. 2)
    Bonus Interview. BLOCKBUSTER series creator Matt Schrader asks college best friend and screenwriter Bill Wisher about co-writing Terminator 2: Judgment Day with James Cameron, and James' career trajectory leadi…
  8. July 29, 2020
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    Episode 7: The Action Movie Guy
    James appears on Late Night with David Letterman, as The Abyss disappoints. The Terminator finally finds its fanbase. James rediscovers his passion in a documentary screening, and pitches Titanic.This award-win…
  9. July 24, 2020
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    Bonus Interview with Randy Frakes (Pt. 2)
    Bonus Interview. BLOCKBUSTER series creator Matt Schrader asks friend Randy Frakes about James Cameron's frustrations filming Aliens, their discovery of the Fairlight Synthesizer for sound effects (or was it mu…
  10. July 22, 2020
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    Episode 6: The Tyrant
    James' vision is threatened by a mutiny at Pinewood Studios. Pressure builds on composer James Horner. James' father declines an opportunity to celebrate his son's success.This award-winning 10-part original mi…
  11. July 17, 2020
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    Bonus Archival: Titanic Discovered (Sept. 1, 1985)
    Bonus Archival. This special extended episode contains original news reports of the "greatest ocean discovery in history" on September 1, 1985. First is CTV's original report the evening of the discovery, and t…
  12. July 15, 2020
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    Episode 5: Building A Terminator
    James finishes filming on The Terminator, only to see the film disappoint. James marries his producer Gale, and fights for Sigourney Weaver's big payday in Aliens.This award-winning 10-part original miniseries…
  13. July 08, 2020
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    Episode 4: Back to Basics
    An up-and-coming Ridley Scott decides on a film that will revolutionize science fiction horror. James pitches The Terminator, and meets bodybuilder Arnold Schwarzenegger.This award-winning 10-part original mini…
  14. July 03, 2020
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    Bonus Interview with Roger Corman
    Bonus Interview. BLOCKBUSTER series creator Matt Schrader asks legendary producer and Academy Award honoree Roger Corman about James Cameron's rapid rise through New World Pictures in the 1980s, and about his d…
  15. July 01, 2020
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    Episode 3: A Fever Dream
    Young James engineers a hot air balloon in Chippawa, Ontario. Tension builds on the set of Piranha II. James embraces his worst nightmare.This award-winning 10-part original miniseries stars Ross Marquand (The…
  16. June 26, 2020
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    Bonus Interview with Randy Frakes (Pt. 1)
    Bonus Interview. BLOCKBUSTER series creator Matt Schrader asks author and co-director of James' short film Xenogenesis Randy Frakes about James' early motivations, nearly electrocuting Bill Wisher on set, and J…
  17. June 24, 2020
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    Episode 2: New World
    James Cameron excels at Roger Corman's film studio, meeting several people who will change the course of his life. An electric moment on set demonstrates James' filmmaking potential.This award-winning 10-part o…
  18. June 19, 2020
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    Bonus Interview with Bill Wisher (Pt. 1) + Xenogenes…
    Bonus Interview. BLOCKBUSTER series creator Matt Schrader asks James Cameron friend and screenwriter Bill Wisher about their early interests and motivations, and about starring in James and Randy Frakes' short…
  19. June 17, 2020
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    Episode 1: The Dropout
    Premiere. 1977: College dropout James Cameron, a 22-year-old truck driver, aspires for something more.This award-winning 10-part original miniseries stars Ross Marquand (The Walking Dead, Avengers: Endgame) as…
  20. June 16, 2020
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    Trailer: The Story of James Cameron
    This award-winning 10-part original miniseries stars Ross Marquand (The Walking Dead, Avengers: Endgame) as up-and-coming writer-director James Cameron, and tells the story of how he fought through decades of p…

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