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The Resource Not to be missed : fifty-four favorites from a lifetime of film, Kenneth Turan

Not to be missed : fifty-four favorites from a lifetime of film, Kenneth Turan

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Not to be missed : fifty-four favorites from a lifetime of film
Title
Not to be missed
Title remainder
fifty-four favorites from a lifetime of film
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth Turan
Title variation
Movies that matter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Turan's sketches are a blend of cultural analysis, historical anecdote, and sordid Hollywood controversy--astute critical appraisals, all suffused with his abiding love for the silver screen. [His] favorite films range across all genres, low and high. From All about Eve to Seven samurai to Spirited away, these are now timeless films--classic and contemporary, familiar and obscure, with big budgets and small--each as interesting as the lives of the authors and actors that made the usually two-or-so-hour-long cinematic experience itself"--
Summary
A film critic for the Los Angeles Times presents a list of his favorite films of all-time, from All About Eve to Spirited Away, and offers anecdotes on the cultural impact, controversies, and history surrounding each
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Provided by publisher
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10349625
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DLC
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Turan, Kenneth
Dewey number
791.43/75
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1994
LC item number
.T855 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Motion pictures
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / General
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / History & Criticism
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / Guides & Reviews
Target audience
adult
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54 favorites from a lifetime of film
Label
Not to be missed : fifty-four favorites from a lifetime of film, Kenneth Turan
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2014007773
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 345 pages
Isbn
9781586483968
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014007773
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Not to be missed : fifty-four favorites from a lifetime of film, Kenneth Turan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2014007773
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 345 pages
Isbn
9781586483968
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014007773
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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