Film Studies Resources with Reviews
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See JMU Librarians' top recommendations for finding Book and Film Reviews  [more info]
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Index and full-text source for scholarly journals and magazines ...  [more info]
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To find film reviews and criticism, search for the film title and the words motion picture reviews.  [ex: citizen kane and motion picture reviews]   This link searches OmniFile Full Text Mega, Readers' Guide Retro, and Humanities & Social Sciences Retro (all formerly on the HW Wilson platform).  [more info]
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Offers detailed information about films including full cast and crew, reviews, awards, plot summaries, trivia, technical details, and images. Also includes information about films currently in production.  [more info]
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Search the fulltext of the New York Times, including film reviews, from the first issue in 1851 to about 3 years ago. Limit your search to the year that the film was released, and the following year, to improve your searches. Also, don’t forget about the New York Times Film Reviews 1913 to date for reprints of film reviews.  [more info]
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This resource will cease as of 10/1/2014. Contains both Film Index International and the AFI Catalog...  [more info]
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FIAF is a bibliographical index offering in-depth coverage of the world's foremost academic and popular film journals.  [more info]
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Quick way to find reviews. Gives important film reviews in their entirety and lists other publications in which the film was reviewed. We currently receive this title, but new volumes run a few years behind the current year.  [more info]
Carrier Library - Stack 2a
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Provides brief reviews of movies that are available on DVD or tape.  [more info]
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