This brand-new edition of "e;1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die"e; covers more than a century of movie history. Every film profile is packed with details including the director and cast, a plot summary and production notes, and little-known facts relating to the film's history. New films that span the globeDetailed, full-color images Key quotations from the moviesMore movie posters than everUp-to-date facts and movie trivia
This must-have guide chronicles the complete history of filmmaking, from silent-era sensations such as D. W. Griffith's controversial "e;The Birth of a Nation"e; to recent Oscar nominees like "e;Birdman, Boyhood"e; and "e;The Grand Budapest Hotel."e; Also described are Hollywood's most memorable musicals, great dramas, screwball comedies, experimental "e;New Wave"e; films from 1950s and '60s Europe, major films noir, classic westerns, action and adventure films, and outstanding documentaries.
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For students of cinema, discerning film buffs, DVD collectors, and readers who simply enjoy reminiscing over cherished screen moments, the 6th edition of "e;1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die"e; is a must-have compilation of film knowledge.
1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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