Subject Guides Film

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General Reference

  • Internet Movie Database
    An enormous database of information on movies, television shows, actors, production crew personnel. Great for questions such as "In what films did Carrie Grant appear?", "Who wrote the music for The Blob" or "When was Gone With The Wind released?".

  • Based on the Book
    A compilation of over 1,250 books, novels, short stories, and plays that have been made into American feature-length films since 1980. The index can be browsed by book title, film title, book author, or movie release year.

  • Big Cartoon Database
    A directory of thousands of animated TV series, episode guides, cast and crew information, animated film lists, cartoon character registry and cartoon pictures.

  • Music From the Movies
    A searchable collection of articles and reviews of and about music in movies.

  • Open Directory Project Movie List
    Human-edited directory on the Web, constructed and maintained by a global community of volunteer editors.

Thematic Lists

  • AFI's 10 Top 10
    America's ten greatest films in ten classic genres.

  • Jinni
    Find movies, tv shows matching your taste based on mood, plot, time periods, genres, etc.

  • Skokie Public Library Movie Lists
    The Skokie Public Library has created numerous lists of movies by genre or mood, a great way to find more of the kind of films you like.

Ratings and Reviews

  • All Movie Guide
    In addition to providing reviews, All Movie also provides tools to help you discover movies similar to any given film.

  • Common Sense Media
    Common Sense Media provides age appropriate reviews of movies and other materials.

  • Kids-In-Mind
    Movies are rated according to potentially objectionable material such as violence, profanity, and sex and nudity.

  • Metacritic
    Metacritic brings together reviews from a variety of sources including NPR, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal. Search for new films, DVDs, television shows, music, books or games.

  • Rotten Tomatoes
    See whether a film has gotten a "fresh tomato" rating or had rotten tomatoes thrown at it. Also contains an entertainment news section.

Local Events

Local Theaters

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