Halliwell"s Film Video and DVD Guide 2007 (Halliwell"s Film & Video Guide)

by John Walker

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

Written in English
Cover of: Halliwell
Published: Pages: 1344 Downloads: 138
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Subjects:

  • Films, cinema,
  • Reference works,
  • Capsule Movie Reviews,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • Film & Video - Guides & Reviews,
  • Performing Arts / Film / General,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Motion pictures
  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages1344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9219275M
    ISBN 100007234708
    ISBN 109780007234707

  John Walker the gentleman in charge of Halliwell's Film Guide has compiled a list of the greatest films of all time. What follows is his top (material from Times online): Halliwell's best movies These are the films to pack for your desert island holiday. Just don't forget your DVD player adapter plug 1. Tokyo Story. Book Description -. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Halliwell's Film Guide This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Movies listed in the "B" section of the book. 80 pages worth of titles. This book is not really a guide for the best films as said in the book "the good, the bad and the unexceptional" including tv-movies, straight to dvd and sometimes a documentary. Robert James Leslie Halliwell (23 February – 21 January ) was a British film critic, encyclopaedist and television impresario who in compiled The Filmgoer's Companion, the first one-volume encyclopaedia devoted to all aspects of the followed it a dozen years later with Halliwell's Film Guide, another monumental work of effort and devotion.

My go-to film guide in the days before IMDb. This list is from the edition by John Walker where "Four stars indicate a film outstanding in many ways; a milestone in cinema history, remarkable for acting, direction, writing, photography or some other aspect of technique.". Get this from a library! Halliwell's film & video guide. [Leslie Halliwell; John Walker] -- Contains reviews of o movies, each featuring information on cast members, writers, directors, producers, plot synopses, awards, and format availability. Arranged alphabetically by title. Halliwell's Film, Video & DVD Guide (Halliwell's Film & Video Guide) By John Walker. New Price: $ Used Price: $ as one can see by visiting the Amazon pages for the Guide’s and editions, Halliwell’s, once considered the gold standard of film guides, has fallen out of favor with some cinephiles since the death. One of my dad's old books i found lying around. What a find for film buffs, o movies, the ultimate of ultimates, it will take me a long while to do the whole thing, so i will do it in sequences by letters. "A" titles take up 50 pages already with listing no less than 18 per page.

  The Halliwell film guide was a highly respected English publication, originally complied by Leslie Halliwell until his death in in partnership with John Walker. Walker continued to publish the guide into the 21st century and brought out a book listing what . "E" titles listed in the book. Original Titles, Translated, Other Region Titles etc. List compiles of films, DVD releases, straight to DVD, TV movies and the occasional documentary or short. Although this contains the shortest amount of titles thus far, it probly took me .   In Memoriam Sean Connery, The Scottish actor endeared himself to audiences as the original James Bond, and carried on a successful career in period dramas, action blockbusters, and political thrillers, culminating in an Academy Award for his memorable work on The A Bridge Too Far to Zardoz, take a trip through Connery's formidable filmography. Later that year, Gritten edited "Halliwell's The Movies that Matter", a volume that cut out nearly nine-tenths of all entries -- including three films in Halliwell's top 10 -- to retain, according to an reviewer, "about from and early , 2, from , and some prior to ".

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