Leonard Maltin's 2013 Movie Guide: The Modern Era

Leonard Maltin's 2013 Movie Guide: The Modern Era

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by Leonard Maltin
     
 

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NEW More than 16,000 capsule movie reviews, with more than 300 new entries

NEW More than 13,000 DVD and 13,000 video listings

NEW Up-to-date list of mail-order and online sources for buying and renting DVDs and videos

NEW Completely updated index of leading performers

MORE Official motion picture code ratings from G to NC-17

MORE Old and new theatrical

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NEW More than 16,000 capsule movie reviews, with more than 300 new entries

NEW More than 13,000 DVD and 13,000 video listings

NEW Up-to-date list of mail-order and online sources for buying and renting DVDs and videos

NEW Completely updated index of leading performers

MORE Official motion picture code ratings from G to NC-17

MORE Old and new theatrical and video releases rated **** to BOMB MORE Exact running times—an invaluable guide for recording and for discovering which movies have been edited

MORE Reviews of little-known sleepers, foreign films, rarities, and classics

AND Leonard's personal list of fifty notable debut features

Summer blockbusters and independent sleepers; masterworks of Alfred Hitchcock, Billy Wilder, and Martin Scorsese; the timeless comedy of the Marx Brothers and Buster Keaton; animated classics from Walt Disney and Pixar; the finest foreign films ever made. This 2013 edition covers the modern era, from 1965 to the present, while including all the great older films you can’t afford to miss—and those you can—from box-office smashes to cult classics to forgotten gems to forgettable bombs, listed alphabetically, and complete with all the essential information you could ask for.

• Date of release, running time, director, stars, MPAA ratings, color or black and white
• Concise summary, capsule review, and four-star-to-BOMB rating system
• Precise information on films shot in widescreen format
• Symbols for DVD s, videos, and laserdiscs
• Completely updated index of leading actors
• Up-to-date list of mail-order and online sources for buying and renting DVDs and videos

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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"Maltin's movie guide is still
• * * *." - USA Today

"The go-to choice for both film geeks and casual couch potatoes."  - The New York Times Book Review

"I recommend Leonard Maltin's guide, which has become standard." - Roger Ebert's Video Companion

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780451237743
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA)
Publication date:
09/04/2012
Pages:
1664
Product dimensions:
4.20(w) x 7.00(h) x 2.30(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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"I recommend Leonard Maltin's guide, which has become standard." - Roger Ebert's Video Companion

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