Genealogy Projects tagged with movies on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Show Business Families

    This is a collection for show business families on Geni - historic and contemporary. The guideline is that at least one of the relationships in the clan should be by blood – siblings, parents, children, cousins, and so on. To add a profile to the project, actions menu (upper right) > Add profiles. Or from the profile, actions menu (upper right) > add to project. Invite more ...

  • American film actors

    For film actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American film actors are actors from the United States who perform on film. The cinema of the United States, often generally referred to as Hollywood, has had a profound effect on cinema across the world since the early 20th century. Its history is sometimes separated into four main periods: the silent film era...

  • Cinema Brasileiro/Brazilian Film

    O cinema do Brasil existe como exibição e entretenimento desde julho de 1896, e como realização e expressão desde 1897. Embora nunca tenha chegado a se estruturar plenamente como indústria, o cinema brasileiro, em seus mais de 110 anos de História, teve momentos de grande repercussão internacional, como na época do Cinema Novo, e de...

  • French Film Actors

    For film actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . French film actors are actors from France who perform on film.

  • Film directors

    Scope of Project This project aims to identify notable film directors. Overview A film director is a person who directs the actors and crew in the making of a film. They control a film's artistic and dramatic aspects, while guiding the technical crew and actors. Responsibilities Film directors are responsible for overseeing creative aspects of a film under the film producer. They ofte...

  • Movie Portal

    This is a portal for an epic movie project - to document the achievements of all those who have provided movie entertainment to the world. # 10 Years (2011) 1320 21 Jump Street (2012) 22 Jump Street (2014) 3:10 to Yuma (2007) A 17 Again (2009) A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006) All Good Things (2010) All the Little Animals (1998) All The Wrong Reasons (2013)...

  • Me and Orson Welles (2008), the movie

    Me and Orson Welles is a 2008 British-American period comedy film directed by Richard Linklater and starring Zac Efron, Christian McKay, and Claire Danes. Based on Robert Kaplow's novel of the same name, the story, set in 1937 New York, tells of a teenager hired to perform in Orson Welles' stage production of Julius Caesar, where he becomes attracted to a career-driven production assistant. T...

  • Little Women (1994), the movie

    Little Women is a 1994 American drama film directed by Gillian Armstrong. The screenplay by Robin Swicord is based on the Louisa May Alcott novel of the same name. It is the fifth feature film adaptation of the Alcott classic, following silent versions released in 1917 and 1918, a 1933 George Cukor-directed release, a 1949 adaptation by Mervyn LeRoy, and a 1978 television adaptation by Gordon H...

  • The Derby Stallion (2005), the movie

    The Derby Stallion is a 2005 film starring Zac Efron.* Directed by Craig Clyde* Produced by Tonja Walker & Kevin Summerfield* Written by Kimberly Gough* Music by Billy Preston* Cinematography by John Gunselman==Cast* Bill Cobbs as Houston Jones* Zac Efron as Patrick McCardle* Crystal Hunt as Jill Overton* William R. Moses as Jim McCardle* Tonja Walker as Linda McCardle* Rob Pinkston as Chuck Ov...

  • The Kid (2000), the movie

    Disney's The Kid is a 2000 American comedy-drama fantasy film, directed by Jon Turteltaub and written by Audrey Wells. It stars Bruce Willis and Spencer Breslin, with Emily Mortimer, Lily Tomlin, Chi McBride, and Jean Smart playing smaller roles. The movie was released on July 7 in the United States and received mixed reviews from critics. The film was based on a Twilight Zone episode, "Walking...

  • City of Angels (1998), the movie

    City of Angels is a 1998 American romantic fantasy drama film directed by Brad Silberling. The film stars Nicolas Cage and Meg Ryan. Set in Los Angeles, California, the film is a very loose remake of Wim Wenders' 1987 German film Wings of Desire (Der Himmel über Berlin), which was set in Berlin. Directed by Brad Silberling Produced by Charles Roven & Dawn Steel Screenplay by Dana...

  • 21 Jump Street (2012), the movie

    21 Jump Street is a 2012 American action comedy film directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, executive produced by and starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum, and scripted by Michael Bacall from a story by him and Hill. An adaptation of the 1987 television series of the same name by Stephen J. Cannell and Patrick Hasburgh, the film follows two police officers who are forced to relive hi...

  • Take The Lead (2006), the movie

    Take the Lead is a 2006 musical drama film starring Antonio Banderas, Rob Brown, Alfre Woodard, Dante Basco, Elijah Kelley, Marcus T. Paulk, Jenna Dewan, Lauren Collins and also features former America's Next Top Model contestant, Yaya DaCosta. The film was released in mainstream cinema on April 7, 2006. Although based in New York City, the film was filmed in Toronto, and used stock footage of ...

  • Step Up (2006), the movie

    Step Up is a 2006 American romantic dance film directed by Anne Fletcher starring Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan Tatum. Set in Baltimore, Maryland, the film follows the tale of the disadvantaged Tyler Gage (Channing Tatum) and the privileged modern dancer Nora Clark (Jenna Dewan Tatum), who find themselves paired up in a showcase that determines both of their futures. Realizing that they only...

  • Glee: The 3D Concert Movie (2011), the movie

    Glee: The 3D Concert Movie is a 2011 American 3-D concert film directed by Kevin Tancharoen. It is based on the Fox television series Glee and features the cast performing during the Glee Live! In Concert! tour. Directed by Kevin Tancharoen Produced by Ryan Murphy & Dante Di Loreto Cinematography by Glen MacPherson Edited by Myron I. Kerstein, Jane Moran, & Tatiana S. Riegel Cast ...

  • Final Destination 3 (2006), the movie

    Final Destination 3 is a 2006 American horror film, and the third installment of the Final Destination franchise. It was directed and co-written by James Wong, who also directed and co-wrote the first film, and was produced by Wong and his writing partner Glen Morgan, with franchise producers Craig Perry and Warren Zide. Released on February 10, 2006, the film performed well at the box office a...

  • She's the Man (2006), the movie

    She's the Man is a 2006 American romantic comedy film directed by Andy Fickman, inspired by William Shakespeare's play Twelfth Night. The film stars Amanda Bynes, Channing Tatum, Laura Ramsey, and Vinnie Jones. The film centers on teenager Viola Hastings who enters her brother's school in his place, pretending to be male, in order to play with the boys' soccer team. Directed by Andy Fickm...

  • Charlie St. Cloud (2010), the movie

    Charlie St. Cloud is a 2010 American romantic drama film based on Ben Sherwood's best-selling novel, The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud published in 2004 by Bantam Books. The film is directed by Burr Steers and stars Zac Efron and Amanda Crew. The story is of Charlie St. Cloud's choice between keeping a promise he made to his brother, who died in a car accident, or going after the girl he ...

  • 17 Again (2009), the movie

    17 Again is a 2009 American comedy film directed by Burr Steers. The film follows 37-year-old Mike (Matthew Perry) who becomes a 17-year-old high school student (Zac Efron) after a chance accident. The film also features Leslie Mann, Thomas Lennon and Michelle Trachtenberg in supporting roles. The film was released in the United States on April 17, 2009. Directed by Burr Steers Produced b...

  • War of the Worlds (2005), the movie

    War of the Worlds is a 2005 American science fiction disaster thriller film and a loose adaptation of H. G. Wells's novel The War of the Worlds, directed by Steven Spielberg and written by Josh Friedman and David Koepp. It stars Tom Cruise as Ray Ferrier, a divorced dock worker estranged from his children (Dakota Fanning and Justin Chatwin) and living separately from them. As his former wife dr...

  • What a Girl Wants (2003), the movie

    What a Girl Wants is a 2003 American film starring Amanda Bynes, Colin Firth, Kelly Preston and Oliver James. Directed by Dennie Gordon, the film is based on the 1955 play The Reluctant Debutante by William Douglas-Home. It is the second adaptation for the screen of this work. Directed by Dennie Gordon Produced by Denise Di Novi, Bill Gerber, & Hunt Lowry Written by Jenny Bicks & Elizab...

  • Hairspray (2007), the movie

    Hairspray is a 2007 American musical film based on the 2002 Broadway musical of the same name, which in turn was based on John Waters's 1988 comedy film of the same name. Set in 1962 Baltimore, Maryland, the film follows the "pleasantly plump" teenager Tracy Turnblad as she pursues stardom as a dancer on a local TV show and rallies against racial segregation. Adapted from both Waters' 1988 sc...

  • High School Musical 3: Senior Year, the movie

    High School Musical 3: Senior Year is a 2008 American teen romantic comedy musical film and the third installment in the High School Musical series. Produced and released on October 24, 2008 by Walt Disney Pictures, it was the only film in the series to be released theatrically. Kenny Ortega returned as director and choreographer, as did all six primary actors. The sequel follows the main six...

  • High School Musical 2, the movie

    High School Musical 2 is the second film in the High School Musical series. The World Premiere took place on August 14, 2007 at Disneyland, in Anaheim, California. The primary cast, including Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Lucas Grabeel and Corbin Bleu attended the event. The film debuted on television on August 17, 2007, on Disney Channel in the U.S., and on Family in Canada. In...

  • High School Musical, the movie

    High School Musical is a 2006 American teen/children's romantic comedy musical television film and the first installment in the High School Musical trilogy. Upon its release on January 20, 2006, it became the most successful film that Disney Channel Original Movie (DCOM) ever produced, with a television sequel High School Musical 2 released in 2007 and the feature film High School Musical 3: Se...

  • The Hollywood Walk of Fame

    The entertainment industry has provided the world with film, television and music for decades. In 1958, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce began honoring those individuals who have made significant contribution to the media with stars on Hollywood Blvd. at Highland Avenue. Since then, over two thousand stars have been placed on the Walk of Fame recognizing individuals, both living and deceased, ...

  • The Sound of Music

    The story of the von TRAPP family There are many films made around the world every year. And yet, every one of us can name but a few films that have changed our lives and the way we perceive it. One of these films is the 1965 The Sound of Music , starring Christopher PLUMMER . It is a story of family values and ideals, of love between man and woman, of parents’ love and love towards on...

  • Sci Fi - Science fiction

    (This is the Master Project for all things Science Fiction related. This is a work in progress. All help solicited and need). Science fiction is difficult to define, as it includes a wide range of subgenres and themes. Author, Mark C. Glassy, argues that the definition of science fiction is like the definition of pornography: you don't know what it is, but you know it when you see it. ( Scien...

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  • Mutiny on the HMS Bounty

    Mutiny on the HMS Bounty This project covers the history of the Mutiny on the Bounty in 1789. Project scope includes all crew of HMS Bounty both loyal and mutineer, judges in the trial of William Bligh, and descendants of the Bounty mutineers. Additionally this project will include actors involved with later movie adaptations of the historical events. "...The Mutiny on the Bounty was a muti...

  • Hyde Park on Hudson (film)

    The main characters in the film Hyde Park on Hudson are Margaret "Daisy" Lynch Suckley and Franklin Delano Roosevelt . The two are said to be sixth or "distant" cousins. So who were their common ancestors? Let's find out. Links Hyde Park on Hudson - film , Roosevelt library - genealogy , Wilderstein Archives

  • Lincoln (2012 film)

    Lincoln is a 2012 biographical drama film directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Daniel Day-Lewis as Abraham Lincoln and Sally Field as Mary Todd Lincoln. It opened for limited release on November 9, 2012 and wide release on November 16, 2012. The film, screenplay by Tony Kushner, is based on Doris Kearns Goodwin's biography of Lincoln, Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln ...

  • Movies vs Real Life

    Movies based on real events or people The Sound of Music The Countess Macbeth Shaka Zulu 'She' Zulu Dawn Invictus : Mandela; Pienaar & the Winning of the Rugby World Cup Cry Freedom - on the life of Steve Biko Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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  • The Star Trek Universe

    Star Trek is an American science fiction entertainment franchise created by Gene Roddenberry. The core of Star Trek is its six television series: The Original Series The Animated Series The Next Generation Deep Space Nine Voyager Enterprise The franchise also includes eleven feature films, dozens of games, hundreds of novels, as well as a themed attraction in Las Vegas (opened...

  • The Rat Pack

    The Rat Pack was a group of actors originally centered on Humphrey Bogart. In the mid-1960s it was the name used by the press and the general public to refer to a later variation of the group, after Bogart's death, that called itself "the summit" or "the clan," featuring Joey Bishop , who appeared together on stage and in films in the early-1960s, including the movie Ocean's 11. Sinatra, Martin...

  • Stargate

    Stargate is a military science fiction franchise, initially conceived by Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin . T he first film in the franchise was simply titled Stargate . I t was originally released on October 28, 1994 by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Carolco, and became a worldwide hit grossing nearly $200 million (USD) worldwide. T hree years later, Brad Wright and Jonathan Glassner created a televis...