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  1. Kim Newman's Nightmare Movies's icon

    Kim Newman's Nightmare Movies

    Favs/dislikes: 36:1. This list contains all movies mentioned in Kim Newman's "Nightmare Movies: Horror on Screen Since the 1960s"; an encycopaedic critical reference guide to modern horror, taking Night of the Living Dead (1968) as its starting point, and continuing to the publication date of the second edition in 2011. While chiefly concerned with the evolution of the horror film, the book will occasionally mention non-horror to compare and contrast. #1-119: Chapter 1 - Shoot 'Em in the Head! or The Birth of the Hate Generation #120-273: Chapter 2 - The Indian Summer of the British Horror Film #274-396: Chapter 3 - The Changing Face of Classical Gothic: #397-563: Chapter 4 - Devil Movies or: "If the mousse tastes chalky, don't eat it." #564-687: Chapter 5 - Deep in the Heart of Texas or: The Down-Home, Up-Country, Multi-Implement Massacre Movie #688-1245: Chapter 6 - Paranoia Paradise or: Five Things to Worry About #1246-1460: Chapter 7 - Tales of Ordinary Madness or: The Close-Up Crazies #1461-1595: Chapter 8 - Auteurs #1596-1764: Chapter 9 - The Weirdo Horror Film or: Cult, Kitsch, Camp, Sick, Punk and Pornography #1765-1889: Chapter 10 - Psycho Movies or: "I didn't Raise my Girl to be a Severed Head" #1890-1977: Chapter 11 - Ghost Stories #1978-2162: Chapter 12 - Return to the past #2163-2331: Chapter 13 - Cannibal Zombie Gut-Crunchers - Italian Style! #2332-2398: Chapter 14 - Fun with the Living Dead #2399-2428: Postscript: The Post-Modern Horror Film #2429-2723: Chapter 2.1 - The Lecter Variations #2724-3133: Chapter 2.2 - Vampires and Other Stereotypes #3134-3604: Chapter 2.3 - Scream and Scream Again: Franchises, Post-Modernism, Remakes #3605-3973: Chapter 2.4 - At First Just Ghostly #3974-4151: Chapter 2.5 - Virtual Realities and Imaginary Friends #4152-4351: Chapter 2.6 - Why Are Your Doing This to Me? #4352-4439: Chapter 2.7 - More Auteurs #4440-4720: Chapter 2.8 - Zombie Apocalypse Now! #4721-4725: Postscript: There will still be blood
  2. Guide For The Film Fanatic (Complete)'s icon

    Guide For The Film Fanatic (Complete)

    Favs/dislikes: 36:0. Guide For The Film Fanatic (Core/Addendum)
  3. Leonard Maltin's Classic Movie Guide.'s icon

    Leonard Maltin's Classic Movie Guide.

    Favs/dislikes: 21:0. From the Silent Era Through 1965. All 3, 3.5 et 4 stars ratings. Second Edition
  4. 5001 Nights at the Movies. Pauline Kael's icon

    5001 Nights at the Movies. Pauline Kael

    Favs/dislikes: 33:0. Pauline Kael, the New Yorker movie critic. Critics from 1968 to 1991. From her book titled 5001 Nights at the Movies.
  5. Guide for the Film Fanatic (addendum)'s icon

    Guide for the Film Fanatic (addendum)

    Favs/dislikes: 38:0. Collection of additional "must-see" Danny Perry's movies, presented in the back of his "Guide for the Film Fanatic" (1986) The core list can be found here: [url=http://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/guide+for+the+film+fanatic/thebanjohype]Guide for the Film Fanatic[/url]
  6. Guide for the Film Fanatic's icon

    Guide for the Film Fanatic

    Favs/dislikes: 81:2. In his Guide for the Film Fanatic (1986), Danny Peary provides short reviews for over 1600 “Must See” films. A list of Peary’s “Additional Must See” titles (not reviewed in the book) is available here: https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/guide+for+the+film+fanatic+addendum/szaretrilby/
  7. Dictionary of Films from Jacques Lourcelles's icon

    Dictionary of Films from Jacques Lourcelles

    Favs/dislikes: 52:0. 1508 movies up to year 1992. Movies from every part of the world selected and analyzed by Jacques Lourcelles, a french cinema critic. A lot of movies (mostly french) you won't find on any other lists
  8. 1001 movies you must see before you die (all editions)'s icon

    1001 movies you must see before you die (all editions)

    Favs/dislikes: 126:1. The famous book of Schneider "1001 movies you must see before you die" has several editions. Every few years a new edition is published with new titles (after removing some other titles). Also there are editions especially for a certain country with additional titles from that country. In this list I'll try to collect as many titles as possible that were in at least one edition of this book. So far I included, apart from the obvious English editions (rank 1-1215), the Dutch (rank 1216-1226), the Swedish (rank 1227-1248), the Greek (rank 1249-1290), the Norwegian (rank 1291-1297), the Finnish (rank 1298-1316), the Danish (rank 1317-1328), the Brazilian (rank 1329-1339), the Hungarian (rank 1340-1345) and the French (rank 1346-1362) editions. I found information about the Portuguese, Spanish, Slovanian, Croatian, Turkish and Polish editions, but these didn't have additional titles. I’ll search for more editions. If you’ve got information about any other, please let me know. Nog te vinden edities: - Italië 2008, 1001 Film: I Capolavori Del Cinema Mondiale
  9. Dizionario dei capolavori del cinema (Dictionary of Cinema Masterpieces)'s icon

    Dizionario dei capolavori del cinema (Dictionary of Cinema Masterpieces)

    Favs/dislikes: 27:0. "Dizionario dei capolavori del cinema" is an Italian book written by Fernando Di Giammatteo and Cristina Bragaglia and published by Bruno Mondadori Editore in 2004. It lists 1244 of the "most significative movies" released between 1895 and 2004.
  10. 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die (All Editions Combined)'s icon

    1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die (All Editions Combined)

    Favs/dislikes: 2:0. The movies from every "1001 Movies to See Before You Die" editions from 2003 to the last update in 2018. This list includes 1199 movies from 1902 to 2018.
  11. Leonard Maltin's BOMBs's icon

    Leonard Maltin's BOMBs

    Favs/dislikes: 10:0. UNDER CONSTRUCTION; notice any missing BOMBs? Please don't hesitate to PM or leave a comment! The films that the American film critic and historian Leonard Maltin considers to be BOMBs - The Worst Movies of All Time. #1-167: BOMBs featured in Leonard Maltin's Classic Movie Guide (3rd Edition, 2015). #168-959: BOMBs post-1965 in Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide 2010. #960-1115: BOMBs featured in Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide 2000; i.e. these entries are not included in Maltin's 2010 Movie Guide. #1116-1159: BOMBs featured in Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide 2014 and/or 2015.
  12. The Big Screen - The Story of the Movies (2012) - David Thomson's icon

    The Big Screen - The Story of the Movies (2012) - David Thomson

    Favs/dislikes: 14:0. All films mentioned in Thomson's book. + "Band of Brothers", "Berlin Alexanderplatz", "Boardwalk Empire", "Brideshead Revisited", "Deadwood", "Dexter", "Downtown Abbey", "I Love Lucy", "John Adams", "Mad Men", "Mission: Impossible", "Monty Python's Flying Circus", "Perry Mason", "Rawhide", "Sex and the City", "Six Feet Under", "The Sopranos", "Starsky and Hutch", "Star Trek", "True Blood", "24", "Twin Peaks", "The Wire", "The World at War" and "You Bet Your Life" among other TV-(mini)series. Also included are "Cathy Come Home" and "The Century of the Self". ISBN: 978-0-374-53413-4
  13. Jonathan Rosenbaum's Essential Films's icon

    Jonathan Rosenbaum's Essential Films

    Favs/dislikes: 233:7. This list contains the favorite movies of movie critic Jonathan Rosenbaum who writes for the Chicago Reader. The movies span virtually every decade, and include many an obscure movie. #1 - #1012: original list #1013 - #1073: 2008 additions #1074 - #1133: 2016 additions [url=https://www.amazon.com/Essential-Cinema-Necessity-Film-Canons/dp/0801889715]Source[/url]
  14. Robert Sklar's Film: An International History's icon

    Robert Sklar's Film: An International History

    Favs/dislikes: 2:0. "[The Book] presents the entire history of motion pictures, from pre-cinema to the present. Providing a complete analysis of the principal films, directors, and national cinemas, it supplies a thorough grounding in the social, economic, and political circumstances critical to an understanding of film as both art and industry." Missing: Bonus March (1932) - Leo Seltzer Childhood Rivalry in Bali and New Guinea (1952) - Margaret Mead & Gregory Bateson The Feast (1970) - Timothy Asch Hei ji yuan hun (1916) - Shichuan Zhang Linjia puzi (1959) - Shui Hua Shang hai zhan zheng (1912) - unknown Workers' Newsreel—Unemployment Special (1931) - Robert Del Duca and Leo Seltzer
  15. James Monaco's How to Read a Film's icon

    James Monaco's How to Read a Film

    Favs/dislikes: 14:0. "Monaco once again looks at film from many vantage points, as both art and craft, sensibility and science, tradition and technology. After examining film's close relation to other narrative media such as the novel, painting, photography, television, and even music, the book discusses the elements necessary to understand how films convey meaning, and, more importantly, how we can best discern all that a film is attempting to communicate." Full Title: How to Read a Film: Movies, Media, and Beyond
  16. Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown's icon

    Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown

    Favs/dislikes: 127:2. "Trading on its impeccable reputation, Halliwell’s now presents it’s Top 1,000 favorite films. Starting at number 1,000, each entry includes a plot summary, cast and crew, awards, key critical comments, DVD and soundtrack availability, and a wealth of other interesting details. To supplement the countdown, there is commentary from film stars, show business personalities, well-known critics, and the movers and shakers in the film industry, each naming their favorite films or weighing in on Halliwell’s selection. Illustrated throughout with classic and modern film stills and posters, this is a book that every cinema fan will want to own. John Walker is one of Britain’s leading film critics." The list has 42 extra films, because trilogies, or series, are counted as one entry (The Godfather, The Apu Trilogy, The Lord of the Ring, Antoine Doinel, Laurel and Hardy shorts, etc...) [url=https://www.amazon.com/Halliwells-Top-1000-Ultimate-Countdown/dp/0007181655]Source[/url]
  17. The Horror Show Guide: The Ultimate Frightfest of Movies's icon

    The Horror Show Guide: The Ultimate Frightfest of Movies

    Favs/dislikes: 2:0. All entries from the book written by Mike Mayo. From atomic bombs to zealous zombies, this cinephile’s guidebook reviews 1,000 of the wickedest, weirdest, and wackiest scary movies from every age of horror. With reviews on many overlooked, underappreciated gems such as Alice Sweet Alice, Daughters of Darkness, and Zombie, as well as the numerous Stephen King adaptations and modern updates such as Night of the Living Dead 3D and The Wolfman, new devotees as well as the discriminating dark cinema enthusiast will love this big, beautiful, end-all, be-all guide to an always popular film genre.
  18. TimeOut's 1000 Films to Change Your Life's icon

    TimeOut's 1000 Films to Change Your Life

    Favs/dislikes: 140:3. "Over 1,000 films are listed in this visually arresting, full-color celebration of the silver screen. Film personalities, including actors, directors, cinematographers, and animators, write about their favorite films from a variety of angles. Martin Scorsese, Nicole Kidman, and Nick Hornby are among those who weigh in. Writers are matched to suitable (or sometimes surprising) themes and genres within the wider subject of how films can alter the course of a life. Movie stills and posters, trivia, and top-ten lists make this a book that can be dipped into or read from cover to cover. Great screen moments — endings, beginnings, kisses, death scenes — are given special spreads. The eclectic approach speaks to fans of big Hollywood blockbusters and factoid-reciting film geeks alike." [url=https://www.amazon.com/Time-1000-Films-Change-Guides/dp/1904978738]Source[/url]
  19. 1,000 Best Movies on DVD by Peter Travers of Rolling Stone's icon

    1,000 Best Movies on DVD by Peter Travers of Rolling Stone

    Favs/dislikes: 37:1. Peter Travers, movie critic for Rolling Stone, compiles the 1,000 best films available on DVD. Peter Travers has been the movie critic for Rolling Stone since 1989. A former chair of the New York Film Critics Circle and a member of the National Society of Film Critics. Book copyright 2006. Notes: Book is listed in alphabetical order. Alien Quadrilogy listed as one entry. (4) Back to the Future Trilogy listed as one entry. (3) The Endless Summer Trilogy listed as one entry. (3) The Matrix Trilogy listed as one entry. (3) That's Entertainment Trilogy listed as one entry. (3) Three Colors Trilogy listed as one entry. (3) Total: 1013
  20. The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die's icon

    The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die

    Favs/dislikes: 218:5. "Well over a century has passed since the Lumière brothers frightened the life out of Parisians with The Arrival of a Train at a Station, and well over a million titles have since been recorded - if the Internet Movie Database is anything to go by. Out of these million-plus movies, our team of experts has picked what we believe is the essential 1,000 - those that best sum up the dazzling achievement and variety of the movies." [url=https://www.theguardian.com/film/series/1000-films-to-see-before-you-die]Source[/url]
  21. 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die's icon

    1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

    Favs/dislikes: 1714:25. The 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die list is actually a film reference book compiled by various critics worldwide and edited by Steven Jay Schneider. The list spans movies from as early as 1902 up to recent releases. [url=https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1001_Movies_You_Must_See_Before_You_Die]Source[/url]
  22. Have You Seen? A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films's icon

    Have You Seen? A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films

    Favs/dislikes: 140:0. A personal introduction to 1000 movies by the provocative contemporary film critic and historian David Thomson. [url=https://www.amazon.co.uk/Have-You-Seen-Introduction-masterpieces/dp/014102075X]Source[/url]
  23. 1001 Filme, die Sie sehen sollten, bevor das Leben vorbei ist's icon

    1001 Filme, die Sie sehen sollten, bevor das Leben vorbei ist

    Favs/dislikes: 1:1. Aktualisierte 10. Neuausgabe This is the german version of the book "1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die" which includes some german movies as well.
  24. The Best 1,000 Movies Ever Made's icon

    The Best 1,000 Movies Ever Made

    Favs/dislikes: 156:3. This list is drawn from the second edition of "The New York Times Guide to the Best 1,000 Movies Ever Made", published in 2004. It contains a selection of 1000 reviews that have been printed in The New York Times in a time period of over seven decades. The majority of movies in this book are among the "10 Best Films" chosen by New York Times critics at the end of each year. [url=https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/339025.The_New_York_Times_Guide_to_the_Best_1_000_Movies_Ever_Made]Source[/url]
  25. 1001 film du skal se før du dør's icon

    1001 film du skal se før du dør

    Favs/dislikes: 1:0. Two movies, one entry: Olympia Ivan the Terrible
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