1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

Steven Jay Schneider

"1001 Movies" is now well-established as the definitive guide to everything you need to know about must-see movies, from the films you shouldn't have missed the first time around, to the films you can see again and again. Expert critics in each genre of film, from romance to horror and sci-fi, have painstakingly included, revised, cut and added films to bring the must-watch list bang up-to-date for 2009. They will tell you exactly why these films deserve inclusion in this definitive illustrated list, about their conception and development, and even about the most famous pieces of memorabilia associated with them. Packed with vital statistics, and a few facts that may surprise you, this is a collector's must for the bookshelf as well as an entertaining read for all those who love the wonderful world of film.

  • Classification : Reference
  • Pub Date : SEP 1, 2009
  • Imprint : Cassell Illustrated
  • Page Extent : 960
  • Binding : PB
  • ISBN : 9781844036806
  • Price : INR 1,499

Steven Jay Schneider

Steven Jay Schneider one of the true connoisseurs of movie horror has written talked taught and published extensively on all aspects of film from aesthetics and psychoanalysis to the joys of the slasher flick. Here he has brought together more than fifty of the finest writers reviewers critics professors aficionados and filmmakers from around the globe. From Le Monde's Jean-Michel Frodon in Paris to Undercurrent's Chris Fujiwara in Tokyo the team comprises the best that film writing has to offer. It includes contributors to Empire Sight & Sound Time Out Rolling Stone The New York Times Total Film International Film Guide LA Weekly CineAction Film Quarterly NME Washington Post Filmmaker Moviemaker and many more.

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