The Off-Hollywood Film Guide: The Definitive Guide to Independent and Foreign Films on Video and DVD

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Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2002 - Reference - 535 pages
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The Off-Hollywood Film Guide cuts through the clutter of the thousands of films currently available on video and DVD by specifically catering to independent- and foreign-film enthusiasts. In addition to a list of essential must-see films, this guide includes hundreds of entries, each with brief commentary and a list of pertinent details, such as release date, cast, director, awards garnered, special DVD features, and double-feature suggestions. The listings are also cross-referenced by genre, director, actors, and country of origin.

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Since Wiener has 25 years' experience in film commentary, his judgment as to what constitutes an important or "essential" movie for an independent and/or foreign film buff's home collection is ... Read full review

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Tom Wiener has been writing about films, TV, and popular culture for twenty-five years at publications such as American Film Magazine and Satellite Direct. His previous film guide, The Book of Video Lists, went through five updated editions. He is a book reviewer for USA Today and The Washington Post Book World.

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