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America's Film Legacy: The Authoritative Guide to the Landmark Movies in the National Film Registry

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America's Film Legacy is a guide to the most significant films ever made in the United States. Unlike opinionated "Top 100" and arbitrary "Best of" lists, these are the real thing: groundbreaking films that make up the backbone of American cinema. Some are well-known, such as Citizen Kane, The Jazz Singer, All Quiet on the Western Front, The Birth of a Nation, and Boyz n t ...more
Paperback, 848 pages
Published November 26th 2009 by Bloomsbury Academic (first published January 15th 2009)
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Margali
Very interesting mini-reviews/essays on a huge amount of films. I added a lot to my Netflix list after reading this. I took one star away because I was REALLY annoyed by the lack of a good index and cross-referencing.
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Material for Bachelor's Thesis
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