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Movie Reviews: Critical Evaluation

This guide offers suggestions in locating movie reviews.


In the Reference Collection and Circulating stacks area , peruse books beginning with the call numbers  PN 1980+. These call numbers indicate the location for materials related to films. 

Consider some of the following sources:


Your investigation of a movie should include an analysis of:

  • What was the politics of the time?
  • How was the economy fairing?
  • What were some of the cultural stereotypes of the time?

A couple selective sources from history will help with this critical thinking.  Use: