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Halliwell"s film & video guide

Halliwell, Leslie.

Halliwell"s film & video guide

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Published by HarperPerennial in New York, NY .
Written in English

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  • Motion pictures -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHalliwell"s film and video guide, Film & video guide.
    StatementLeslie Halliwell ; edited by John Walker.
    ContributionsWalker, John, 1938 June 25-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 873 p. ;
    Number of Pages873
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20138089M
    ISBN 100062735055

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All in all, "Halliwell's Film and Video Guide" is too terse to be used all by itself, as good as it is. It's best taken as a complement to other guides, such as Leonard Maltin's, and compilations of longer reviews by Pauline Kael, Roger Ebert, Stanley Kauffman and others.

For British film criticism every bit as tough as Halliwell's, but more Cited by: All in all, "Halliwell's Film and Video Guide" is too terse to be used all by itself, as good as it is. It's best taken as a complement to other guides, such as Leonard Maltin's, and compilations of longer reviews by Pauline Kael, Roger Ebert, Stanley Kauffman and others/5(16).

I don't understand what's going on here The book is called 'Halliwell's Film, Video And Dvd Guide by John Walker' according to the front cover. So who wrote it.

Leslie Halliwell or John Walker. Leslie Halliwell was a superlative film critic/historian, but he died in /5(11). "Halliwell's Film & Video Guide" has always been my favorite guide to films since the first edition came out many years ago.

The first thing I noticed about Halliwell was that he used the entire 4 4/5(4). HALLIWELL'S FILM GUIDE - 8th Edition Lots of info here - - e.g. CASABLANCA () 4 stars Cinema par excellence: a studio-bound Hollywood melodrama which after various chances just fell together impeccably into one of the outstanding entertainment experiences of cinema history, with romance, intrigue, excitement, suspense and humour cunningly deployed by master technicians and a perfect cast/5.

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This website celebrates Halliwell's Film Guide, which from to its author's untimely death in was the indespensable film reference book, and which – along with Halliwell's Filmgoer's Companion – provided cinema fans of the time with their only handy sources of information about the movies, and the men and women who made them.

Halliwell’s Film Guide This edition contains o film entries, production details, comments from other critics, publicity tags used to sell the films and short excerpts from scripts, star ratings, details of video availability and write-ups for every movie since the cinema was invented.

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Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available Halliwell's Film, Video & DVD Guide. HarperPerennial, - Motion pictures. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. Robert James Leslie Halliwell (23 February – 21 January ) was a British film critic, encyclopaedist and television impresario who in compiled The Filmgoer's Companion, the first one-volume encyclopaedia devoted to all aspects of the followed it a dozen years later with Halliwell's Film Guide, another monumental work of effort and : Robert James Leslie Halliwell, 23 February.

Synopsis This updated comprehensive film guide contains o entries ( new). It features video availability, full production details, quotes from critics, assessments, UK and US laser disc availability, star-rating system, running times, Academy Award details, and music CD /5(11).

Halliwells Film and Video Guide 5ED by Leslie Halliwell and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Halliwell’s The Movies that Matter Paperback – 20 Oct. Halliwell's Film Video & DVD Guide Leslie Halliwell. out of 5 stars Paperback. I use Halliwells along with Maltin to help me decide what films to buy.

Both are very helpful. The Halliwells covers a much smaller number of movies; it is more selective/5(27). Buy Halliwell's Film and Video Guide by Leslie Halliwell online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ About the Author: John Walker is one of Britain's leading film experts. His work on updating 'Halliwell's Film and Video Guide' and 'Who's Who in the Movies' has been acclaimed by film buffs and Halliwell fans alike.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title/5(35). I first encountered Halliwell's Film Guide way back in the late s when the first edition was published (), and immediately it outshone all the other guide books that were about at the time - many of which concentrated more on what was available on VHS Video (remember them!) rather than all films available regardless of video release/5(45).

Get this from a library. Halliwell's film & video guide. [Leslie Halliwell; John Walker] -- Contains reviews of o movies, each featuring information on cast members, writers, directors, producers, plot synopses, awards, and format availability. Arranged alphabetically by title.

This film guide contains o films and includes: a synopsis of every film's plot; critics' quotes and reviews; quick reference guide to the best films ever; and behind-the-scenes gossip and It also contains symbols for family viewing suitability, and Oscar award winners.

This updated edition of the Halliwell film guide conta films with information on video availability, UK and US laser disc availability, star rating, running times, Academy Award details, Read.

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"Halliwell's Film, Video and DVD Guide" has a sound reputation, and to some extent its reviews are the most conservative insofar as they do achieve a balance which the other titles don't. On the down side, the book is a bit dowdy and cheap and not as well organised as some of the others/5(8).

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Leslie Halliwell: Cinema. Leslie Halliwell, born in in Bolton, Lancashire, England, doyen of British film buffs, was best known as the author from of "Halliwells Film Guide", probably the most authoritative and best selling book of its kind in the UK and said to be "The film guide Hollywood insiders refer to more than any other".

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LH dealt out his harshest judgements in the 7th Edition, with no fewer than eleven films losing their four-star status: Bicycle Thieves (), Gilda (), Horse Feathers (), It Happened One Night (), Mystery of the Wax Museum (), Nothing Sacred (), Paths of Glory (), The Green Pastures (), The House on 92nd Street (), The Thin Man () and Wuthering Heights ().

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All of our paper waste is recycled and turned into corrugated cardboard.5/5. Only exceptionally interesting and important films manage to receive a one or two star rating with a tiny handful (just over 1%) of odd films covered receiving the maximum recommendation of Four stingly, as one can see by visiting the Amazon pages for the Guide’s and editions, Halliwell’s, once considered.

Now in its 14th edition, this classic movie reference, formerly known as The Filmgoer's Companion, has informed and delighted film fans for more than 30 years. Opinionated, witty, and packed with more information per square inch than any other film guide, Halliwell's Who's Who in the Movies is as wonderfully unclassifiable as it is impossible to put : Leslie Halliwell.

This updated comprehensive film guide contains o entries ( new). It features video availability, full production details, quotes from critics, assessments, UK and US laser disc availability, star-rating system, running times, Academy Award details, and music CD availability.5/5(2). Simon Bates, Classic FM, Christmas `At the end of the day, Halliwell's is top of the pile.' Film Review `The King Kong of movie reference works.' Mail on Sunday `The indispensable reference guide for the avid moviegoer's bookshelf.' Empire `Often imitated, never bettered.' Guardian/5(13).An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers.

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