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Cinema Studies

Resources for the Cinema and Film Studies Programs at Rutgers: Motion Picture History, Film and Media Theory, Film Industry Economics and Politics, Television, Media Center DVD collections, and more. . .


LA Times: Film Reviews

Movie Review Query Engine
Search engine for online film reviews, not academic criticism. Includes 77,000+ titles. Also, similar site with over 250,000 titles,

New York Times: Film Reviews
Since 1960.

New Yorker Reviews
by Richard Brody

NPR Movie Reviews

Roger Ebert Reviews

Rolling Stone Movie Reviews

Village Voice: Film Reviews
since 1997.

Education Media Reviews Online

Databases for Credits

All Movie Guide
Encyclopedic, edited entries on people and over 200,000 films, includes genre indexing, and more.

Internet Movie Database
Film entries include contributed plot summaries (they vary considerably in accuracy), viewer comments, and complete credits; most reliable for credits, awards, and other industry information.

Dissolve Reviews

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The Guardian - Reviews

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More than reviews. . .

Thousands of documents, browse by genre, subject, title and names. International content from the Pacific Film Archive

Paley Center for Media Collections Database
Large collection of television, radio, and advertising with credits and synopses searchable online.


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