Guide for the Film Fanatic

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Simon & Schuster, 1986 - Performing Arts - 521 pages
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On cover: A critical checklist of more than 1600 must-see midnight movies, classics, silents, epics, camp favorites, cult picks, sleepers, video smashes, and more.

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User Review  - Rod - Goodreads

Terribly out of date of course, having come out in 1986. And like so many list-books written by critics, he loves some things I hated and hates some things I loved. But, still a good beginner's guide ... Read full review

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User Review  - datrappert - LibraryThing

Peary has a few good things to say about a few films, but on a value per page basis this is not one of my favorite film guides. Read full review


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About the author (1986)

Danny Peary has written many books on sports and cinema. He presently writes for former baseball star and current sports analyst Tim McCarver's TV show, and he has teamed up with McCarver on several books. Peary lives in New York City.

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