Leonard Maltin's 2014 Movie Guide

Leonard Maltin’s 2014 Movie Guide

Format
Mass Market Paperback
Price
$10.99
 
Additional Formats
  • Mass Market Paperback
  • ISBN 9780451418104
  • 1664  Pages
  • NAL
  • Adult

Overview

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 2014 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.

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

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More than 25,000 DVD and video listings

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

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Completely updated index of leading performers

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Official motion picture code ratings from G to NC-17

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Old and new theatrical and video releases rated **** to BOMB

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Exact running times—an invaluable guide for recording and for discovering which movies have been edited

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

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Leonard’s all-new personal recommendations for movie lovers

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 DVDs, 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

Praise

“HEAD AND SHOULDERS ABOVE THE REST.”—The New York Times
 
“INCH FOR INCH, DOLLAR FOR DOLLAR, MALTIN’S BOOK GIVES YOU THE MOST.”Boston Sunday Herald
 
“EASILY THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE BOOK OF ITS KIND ANYWHERE. IT BELONGS NEXT TO EVERY TV…IN EVERY HOME.” —USA TODAY
 
“A BOOK YOU MUST BUY.”—Esquire

“THE BEST of the bunch.”—San Francisco Examiner & Chronicle
 
THE BEST all-purpose video guide.”—New York Daily News
 
“THE BEST organized…the most complete”—Newsday

“INDISPENSABLE.”The New York Post
 
“The mother of all video guides and THE FIRST TO BUY.”—The Louisville Courier-Journal
 
“The DEFINITIVE source of information.”—The Cleveland Plain Dealer
 
“I RECOMMEND LEONARD MALTIN’S GUIDE, WHICH HAS BECOME STANDARD.”—Roger Ebert’s Video Companion
 
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