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Halliwell's who's who in the movies
Halliwell, Leslie.
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Thirteenth edition.
Publication Information:
[New York, NY?] : HarperPerennial, [1999]

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xi, 584 pages ; 27 cm
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PN1993.45 .H3 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks

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Now in its 13th edition, this classic encyclopedia of the people in the movies, formerly known as the Filmgoer's Companion, has informed and delighted movie fans for over 30 years. Full of opinion and wit, Halliwell's Who's Who in the Movies is not only the most comprehensive oook of its kind, with over 11,000 entries, but it's also a lively and addictive read that will provide endless hours of browsing pleasure. Book jacket.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. vii
Explanatory Notesp. ix
1 Who's Who in the Movies: An A-Z of Personalitiesp. 1
Last Wordsp. 449
2 Movie Remakes, Series, Themes and Genresp. 450
3 An Alphabetical Listing of Remakes, Series, Themes and Genresp. 496
4 Movie Studios and Production Companies, etc.p. 499
5 Movie Talk: An A-Z of Technical and Critical Termsp. 504
6 World Moviesp. 515
7 Movie Listsp. 518
American Film Institute's Best American Moviesp. 518
Top 20 Box-Office Films in Americap. 521
The Guardian's Top 100 Contemporary Films 1980-1993p. 521
Royal Film Performancesp. 522
The Longest Feature Filmsp. 522
8 Movie Awardsp. 523
Academy Awardsp. 523
BAFTA Awardsp. 535
Cannes Film Festival Awardsp. 538
Golden Bear Awardsp. 540
Golden Lion Awardsp. 541
European Film Awardsp. 541
American Society of Cinematographers' Annual Awardsp. 542
The Directors Guild of America Awardsp. 542
London Critics' Circle Awards (ALFS)p. 542
The National Society of Film Critics' Awardsp. 543
New York Film Critics' Circle Awardsp. 545
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awardsp. 548
9 Movie Books and Periodicalsp. 552
10 Movie Guides on CD-ROMp. 560
11 Movie Resources on the Internetp. 561
12 A Brief History of the Moviesp. 563