To locate books which review or critique movies, perform an Any Word Anywhere Keyword search in Our Library Catalog using any of these phrases:
To find materials about a specific movie, perform an Any Word Anywhere Keyword search by title. In most cases there will not be an entry for the title of a specific movie.
The most commonly used print resource for locating reviews is the Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature. Coverage includes reviews in general journals. Between 1905-Feb. 1976, few reviews are indexed.
Movies are listed alphabetically by the title, followed by a citation for a review. For example:
"Motion pictures-Single works-Reviews."
Gladiator (movie title)
People Weekly il. v53 no. 18 p.39 My 8 2000. L. Rozen
Rolling Stone il por no. 841 p 81-2 May 25 2000. P. Travers
There are a number of Reference Books in Lovejoy Library that review or critique motion pictures.