The Movie Book

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The Movie Book (Big Ideas Simply Explained) - DK
A great reference!
From the first movie to today's films, this book has it all! There were some movies I had not seen or even heard of before. I plan on going through the book and trying to watch as many as I can.
The movies I have seen were referenced well in this book. Most of the greats were in here, and were very thorough with the information they gave regarding the film. From the story behind it, to who did what, and even notes on what happened in and around that time accompany some great photos of actual film footage, and photos of the people involved.
I liked this book a lot, though other than a few foreign films there wasn't much I learned that was new. Still, it's a great conversation piece.
 
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