Leonard Maltin's 2013 Movie Guide by Leonard Maltin
The Modern Era (Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide)

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

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More than 13,000 DVD and 13,000 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 MORE 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 personal list of fifty notable debut features

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 2013 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.

• 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 DVD s, 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

 

About Leonard Maltin

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LEONARD MALTIN is one of the country's most respected film historians and critics. He teaches at USC's School of Cinematic Arts. Maltin and his wife, Alice, are the proud parents of Jessie, who helps her father interpret matters of pop culture.
 
Published September 4, 2012 by Signet. 1663 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

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Will Sloan says Leonard Maltin's annual movie guides may be brief and simple, but they've endured for a reason.

Aug 29 2012 | Read Full Review of Leonard Maltin's 2013 Movie G...

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For Leonard Maltin, “part of the fun of creating the Movie Guide is knowing it helps steer people to good movies that may have flown under their radar,” and it's a feat he achieves yet again in the latest edition of his perennial digest of cinematic reference.

Dec 22 2011 | Read Full Review of Leonard Maltin's 2013 Movie G...

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