Near Myth: The Oskar Knight Story (2016)

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This unique Hollywood story is the life-and-times chronicle of one of our greatest directors, Oskar Knight.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Lenny von Dohlen ... Oskar Knight
Margaret O'Brien ... Herself
Joaquim de Almeida ... Himself
Julianna Guill ... Herself
David Suchet ... Himself
Kristina Anapau ... Herself
Lawrence Pressman ... Himself
Rudolf Martin ... Himself
Randall Batinkoff ... Himself
Maya Stange ... Herself
Noel Neill ... Herself
Jon Provost ... Himself
Paul Gregory ... Himself / Call from Heaven / Scottish Acting Icon
William Malone ... Himself
Robert Amico ... Reggie Leonardo


This unique Hollywood story is the life-and-times chronicle of one of our greatest directors, Oskar Knight.

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That's just the way it was back then.









Release Date:

19 February 2016 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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16:9 HD
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Irish singer Cara Dillon, who performs "Bright Morning Star" on the soundtrack of the film, was nominated for BBC Folk Singer of the Year 2015. Timothy B. Schmit of The Eagles also sings on the track, a traditional Appalachian spiritual arranged by Cara Dillon and Sam Lakeman. See more »


Lawrence Pressman: Tarantino tells this story better than I do.
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Walkin' My Karma
Written by 'Junior Burke' and 'Jim Tullio'
Performed by 'Junior Burke'
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