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Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project

Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project is a movie starring Michael Metelits and Marion Stokes. For over 30 years, Marion Stokes obsessively and privately recorded American television news 24 hours a day filling 70,000 VHS tapes,...

Other Titles
The Marion Stokes Project
Running Time
1 hours 27 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Documentary
Director
Matt Wolf
Actors
Michael Metelits, Marion Stokes
Country
USA
Year
2019
Audio Languages
Deutsch, English, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

For over 30 years, Marion Stokes obsessively and privately recorded American television news 24 hours a day filling 70,000 VHS tapes, capturing wars, talk shows and commercials that show us how television shaped the world of today.

Comments about documentary «Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project» (22)

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Jean H.

I have been a fan of Jennifer Lawrence since I saw The Hunger Games and I was thrilled when I heard she was going to be in this movie. I was even more excited when I heard that she had been nominated for an Oscar. I was excited to see the other people that she worked with and also how great they were. It made me realize that she is very talented and she should be recognized for her work. This documentary was fantastic, but the main reason I loved it was that it shows how well she did in the movie, but also how much she is capable of. I thought she was incredible in this movie, but then again, I didn't expect that much from her. I was also very impressed with Julianne Moore as the mother of Jennifer Lawrence's character. Her character did a great job of portraying her role and it was great to see her. There are some parts of the movie that are very shocking to see and they will definitely make you go into a double-take type of feeling. I was also very impressed with the acting by everyone. All of the actors did a great job in this movie. They really pulled off the roles they were given and did a very good job of it. The documentary also gives you a great idea of how Jennifer Lawrence's character was diagnosed. The director also gives you the information on how the movie was made and what it was about and also gives you a behind-the-scenes look. I think the director did a very good job of making the movie and it definitely shows that it was worth watching. Overall, I would say this is a great documentary that everyone should see. It will definitely make you appreciate Jennifer Lawrence even more. I hope she wins for the award for Best Actress and I am very excited for her next movie because she has become a fantastic actress.

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James

I loved this film. I found it incredibly compelling. My wife and I found ourselves glued to the screen. We both agreed that the messages in this film were much more powerful than any Hollywood Hollywood crap we've ever seen. I'm glad I saw this movie and if you like this type of film, I strongly recommend it to you. We both enjoyed it.

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Debra

The next time you're on the phone with a friend and you're about to end it, take a minute to think about what you want to say. Take that time to make the call, just for a moment. Think about it. And then talk about it. Maybe you'll end up talking about the "What We're Doing" song, or something else you haven't thought of yet. That's what this film is all about. Let yourself be vulnerable. And that's what the Marion Stokes Project is all about. You are vulnerable. So why do you feel like you're never in touch with anyone you know? Why is it that you're not curious about how people get along with each other? How do you know how to make someone feel understood? Let's find out.

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Kathleen

I was really impressed by the documentary. It was a really important part of my life. I learned a lot about the women who worked with my father at the bank. I learned that my father was a good man, who cared for his family and cared for everyone. The documentary was really good, I recommend it to everyone.

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Sara M.

This film is excellent, it is a great testament to the great work that this film did. The main message that this film brought out was the struggles of a black family, which is why I do not want to leave out the entire film. This film is about the real struggle that families go through when they are put through such a life changing experience. I think the reason that people do not want to talk about this film is because they are not sure of what to talk about. This is why I want to leave out the entire film. I think that people have to go and see this film, because this is a great film.

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Ethan

Totally worth watching and thought provoking. Just got back from a screening at the Toronto International Film Festival and was surprised by some of the negativity around the film. We've heard that the film is a criticism of the War on Terror and the war in Iraq. I don't think that's it at all. The film is basically about an American family, not a war. The couple they play, Marjorie and Jerry Edwards, are real people who are experiencing a lot of emotions. They are religious, and struggle with the idea of having kids of their own. They are just trying to make some choices and not make decisions they are uncomfortable with. When the War on Terror begins to get out of hand and the life of the Edwards' becomes more and more difficult, they try to figure out if they should stay and fight or leave. In the end, they decide to leave. The Edwards family had some great advice for us. Marjorie and Jerry were born in Italy, so they really know what it feels like to be in the middle of war and want to do something to stop it. Marjorie's advice was to "surround yourself with people who love you and love you back." I think the ultimate message of the film is that we need to do something about the War on Terror. I'm not sure if it's possible, but this film is a very good and very important one.

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Anthony

This is one of the best documentaries I've seen. It's a great story of a woman's fight for justice in the 1970's. It doesn't seem to be a political documentary at all. It's not about the struggle for women's rights, it's about the struggle for justice. It's a great documentary on how a woman who was accused of murder was able to overcome the system and prove her innocence. I don't think it's too late for women to be in the same position as the Marion Stokes case. There are so many stories of people who were exonerated by DNA evidence and the fact that the systems of justice in the U.S. are biased and just want to get to the bottom of a case before they accept the charges. It's a great story and I recommend it to everyone who's interested in the case.

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Kathryn

This documentary is a must-see for anyone who has ever been a child, or is a parent, or who is a parent. It is an excellent look at the day-to-day life of the children of Marion Stokes, the founder of the National Organization for Women. The documentary is an excellent example of how a documentary should be done, and how well it is done. The film is beautifully shot and edited. It's an excellent documentary that should be seen by anyone who wants to understand the world of children and the lives they lead.

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Johnny Howell

I was interested in this film because of the title and the fact that it was based on a true story. I was pleasantly surprised by the documentary format and how it was done. The footage was filmed very well and I was very impressed with the film's overall presentation. The documentary format is done in a very straightforward way and doesn't go into great detail about the various people involved in the story. The editing and presentation is very professional and the film is easy to follow. I was surprised that the story was not told in a chronological way. The documentary was well made and I enjoyed the way it was presented. The documentary format is very effective and I would recommend it to anyone interested in the Marion Stokes story.

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Frank Beck

This documentary is a great, long-overdue look at the career of Marion Stokes, a woman who made her mark in the early years of the AIDS crisis. I loved the way the filmmakers approached the subject of the film, which was to focus on the life of a single mother. The documentary is not about Stokes herself, but rather the struggles she faced with the disease. The documentary also gives us an interesting look at the struggles of other people who came into contact with the epidemic. The documentary does a great job of focusing on the things that made Stokes a success, and not the things that made her a failure. I especially liked the way the filmmakers talked about the challenges of being a single mother in the early days of the epidemic. The documentary is also great at showing the trials and tribulations of the medical community and the response of the government. Overall, I would recommend this documentary to anyone who is interested in the subject of the epidemic. It's a great look at a woman who made her mark in the early years of the AIDS crisis.

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Maria

This film is based on the real-life true story of Marion Stokes, an American politician who was a prominent figure in the Democratic Party of the time, and is known as the 'Mother of the Bill of Rights'. This is a very well done film, showing the many aspects of her life in a very human way. It is very moving, because the film shows the conflicts and hardships of her life in a very human way. The film is very well researched, and the interviews are done in a very authentic way, showing a lot of history, which has been left out of the history books. The film is a must see for those who know little about Marion Stokes or her life, because of the very emotional story it tells.

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Timothy

I have been an actor for over 30 years, and I've never seen a documentary that really touched me like this. This film is a must-see. My whole family, including my husband, family and friends, loved it. We all had different perspectives, and we all shared our emotions. I feel like I want to work with and help those people that have experienced some of the stuff that is shown in this film. If you want to learn more about what real abuse is, and how to deal with it, this is a great documentary.

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Billy Young

This is a very important documentary that is worth watching. I can't remember the last time that I saw such a well-made film. The cinematography is outstanding. The interviews are interesting and well-done. The editing is impeccable. The director did a great job with this movie. The story is simple but the way it is told is very powerful. The film is very well-made and has a great message. It is a must-see for anyone who cares about the future of humanity. I will definitely buy this one when it comes out on DVD.

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Daniel C.

I can't think of a better documentary to get your mind off the cold weather of the past week. It will make you laugh, it will make you cry, it will make you feel it's cold out there and yet, you don't want it to get colder. We need a lot of films like this, from great films to even great comedies. The Marion Stokes Project is a perfect example of a great documentary that is also a great film. The camera is only for a minute or two during the entire movie but it's great. The documentary doesn't always stay on the subject of Marion Stokes, which I'm not a big fan of, but it's interesting, and you will definitely like it. Also the actors and actresses are all great, especially Lauren Bacall and John Cassavetes, and the film is definitely worth watching.

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Hannah S.

I recently watched this film on a flight and was surprised by how much I enjoyed it. I'm not a great fan of documentaries, but I think this one was pretty well done. The only reason I rated it a 7 instead of a 10 was because I felt it was a bit too long. The only reason I rated it a 9 instead of a 10 was because I felt it was too short. I felt that it would have been better to have a bit more of the same information presented in the first hour. But, I also think that the first hour of the film is pretty good. I think the subject matter is important and the film makers did a great job of presenting it. I really liked the fact that the film makers did not try to sugar coat the facts. They presented the facts and then let the viewer draw their own conclusions. Overall, I thought the film was very well done and I would recommend it to anyone who wants to learn more about the Marion Stokes case.

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George Patel

I just watched this film last night, and it's one of the best films I've seen in a long time. It was just amazing. I could watch this film over and over again, and never get tired of it. I've seen a lot of films, but this one is without a doubt one of the best. The acting was excellent, the directing was amazing, and the film was just beautiful. It showed the pain that people went through, and the injustice that Marion Stokes was a victim of. This film was incredible and is one of my favorite films. It was great, it was awesome, and it was amazing. This is a must see for anyone. I gave this film a 9 out of 10, and I don't think I could watch it any less.

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Susan Evans

This is an excellent film for those who care about the subject of the United States war in Vietnam. Although it deals with a serious topic, it also looks at the human side of the soldiers who were involved. They are human, they are true, and they are willing to let their country down if they have to. This is a great film, it is not a documentary, but it is a very powerful and compelling look at the Vietnam War and the men and women who fought and died there.

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Kathleen S.

This documentary is a must-see for all those who care about the human rights of people in the world. It tells the story of Marion Stokes, a mother who was kidnapped by a group of young men, and was sold into slavery in the US. She was forced to work as a domestic slave in a New York City hotel. After being freed, she was forced to marry a man she had never met. She fought for her freedom, but eventually gave in and became a "custodian" to a man she did not know. She became a victim of domestic violence and was abused by her husband. The documentary shows her struggle to be free and find her freedom, and how she was able to make it happen. It also shows the work of the people who helped her to get back on her feet. The documentary is a must-see for all those who care about the human rights of people in the world.

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Carl

This is a documentary that explores the life and career of Marion Stokes, the famed womanizer who was the first woman to win an Oscar in film history. The film is a very interesting look at the lives of Stokes, her husband, and her friends and family, and the director also does an amazing job of getting you to really feel for these people. The film is very well-made, with great photography and a great soundtrack. The story is told in a very interesting and engaging way. The only thing I would have liked to see was a bit more about Stokes' personal life, but this is not a huge problem. Overall, I highly recommend this film.

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Zachary Miller

I was looking forward to this documentary for a long time. I was very much looking forward to the revelations from the "Marion Stokes Project", but sadly, I was disappointed. The documentary is about a woman who was a famous singer in the 1930's and 40's. Her name was Marion Stokes. She had a son, who was very troubled and did not know who he was. After her death, her daughter had the idea to do a documentary about her. She started filming her mother and she found out that she was very abusive. The film is very depressing and you can tell that she was a very controlling mother. There are many people who have had to deal with her and there are many people who have suffered from her. The documentary is very depressing. The only thing that I found to be good was the fact that it was very accurate. The documentary is very depressing and it is very hard to watch. I would recommend that you do not watch this documentary.

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Martha

I would have to say that this is the best documentary that I have seen about the story of Marion Stokes. The documentary is well done and the director does an excellent job of capturing the life of Marion Stokes. The movie is beautifully shot and the sound is good. The movie is very informative and the movie does a great job of explaining the story of Marion Stokes. I would recommend this movie to anyone who is interested in Marion Stokes and her story. If you are interested in Marion Stokes, you should definitely watch this documentary.

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Madison

I've been following this story since the beginning and was glad to see it finally get the attention it deserves. The documentary was shot in a way that gives the audience an intimate look at what it's like to be a single parent, a single parent with a child with a disability, and the struggles they face with a child who is diagnosed with autism. The documentary is a powerful testimony that the world needs to hear, and I am very thankful that it's finally getting the exposure it deserves. I am also grateful that the film makers were willing to go to all the trouble to make sure that everyone gets the chance to hear this story, and I hope that this documentary will inspire many people to get involved in autism research and to share their stories with others. It's a story that needs to be heard, and I'm glad that the world is finally starting to hear about it.