1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

Steven Jay Schneider

This brand-new version of 1001 video clips you need to See earlier than You Die covers greater than a century of motion picture heritage. each movie profile is full of info together with the director and solid, a plot precis and creation notes, and little-known proof in relation to the film's historical past. Is it any ask yourself this intensely readable ebook has offered greater than 1.5 million copies global wide?

Chronicling the whole historical past of filmmaking, this crucial survey dates again to silent-era sensations resembling D. W. Griffith's debatable The beginning of a Nation and the immortal Little Tramp video clips of Charlie Chaplin. It then covers blockbusters of the newer previous like Gone with the Wind, A Clockwork Orange, Avatar, and The Black Swan. additionally defined are Hollywood's such a lot memorable musicals, nice dramas, screwball comedies, experimental "New Wave" movies from Nineteen Fifties and '60s Europe, significant motion pictures noir, vintage westerns, motion and experience movies, and notable documentaries.

This all-new version has been up to date with:

  • 50 new films
  • 200 new images
  • Key quotations from the movies
  • More motion picture posters than ever
  • New fascinating proof and picture trivia

    For scholars of cinema, discerning movie buffs, DVD creditors, and readers who easily get pleasure from reminiscing over loved reveal moments, the fifth version of 1001 video clips you want to See sooner than You Die is a must have compilation of movie knowledge.

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