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This is the longest running guide to the film industry and is fully revised and updated to include hundreds of new films. It is packed with cast and credit information and pithy commentary on the classics of the silver screen, the latest blockbusters, and everything in between.
This beautifully designed, perennially entertaining, comprehensive and indispensable guide also includes plot synopses and evaluations, video cassette, laser disc and DVD availability. Plus reader-friendly icons denote films suitable for family viewing, Academy Award winners and nominees, soundtrack availability and video format compatibility, and lists four and three-star films by title and year.
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Book Description HarperCollins UK, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110007234708
Book Description HarperCollins UK, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 22. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0007234708