To Be Takei 2014
Amazon Instant Video
|Director||Jennifer M. Kroot|
|Starring||George Takei, Brad Takei|
|Supporting actors||Walter Koenig, William Shatner, Tom Ammiano, Antonio Brown, John Cho, Daniel Inouye, Jay Kuo, Telly Leung, Norman Mineta, Nichelle Nichols, Leonard Nimoy, Eddie Paskey, Lea Salonga, Dan Savage, Howard Stern, Lorenzo Thione, Jimi Yamaichi|
|Studio||Starz Digital Media|
|MPAA rating||NR (Not Rated)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||48 hour viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
George to a confused Brad, at the end of filming: "You gotta act like, 'And now we cut.'"
The music and occasional animation are perfectly suited to making some of the subject matter, which could be uncomfortable for some out there, innocent and endearing.
George tells you about his life, the Japanese American internment camps, and his fight for gay rights.
An outstanding look at the life of a man who has really made a difference.Published 2 days ago by Jeffrey R. Young
What a life he has made for himself and what a great movie presentation of his journey so far. May it go on and on and on.....Published 3 days ago by Ray
I loved every minute of this heartwarming film. Mr. Takei has shown a lot of class as a former US POW in his own country by remaining an American in spite of its treatment of... Read morePublished 8 days ago by Red R.
Totallly fascinating movie! George is a great guy, and his story of the interment camp is a story that should be told!Published 10 days ago by Rich Rihn
TO BE TAKEI (2014, 93 minutes) ~ There was no way on earth I was going to miss a documentary about George Takei. I have loved him since the late 1960s and so did my relatives. Read morePublished 11 days ago by E. (Harry) Hernandez
George Takei is inspirational and funny. To be Takei captures him as an Asian American actor struggling against stereotypes, a commnity activist, a gay man and husband and now, in... Read morePublished 18 days ago by Paul Igasaki
Delightful and heartwarming, GT is one of the best people on the planet.Published 18 days ago by John H