"1001 MOVIES YOU MUST SEE BEFORE YOU DIE celebrates the most creative and influential voices in film. It is a trusted resource for movie lovers and one that we proudly reference."
"A great motivating guide to cinema. After reading one of its engaging, often profound entries on a missed film, you want to run out and rent it."--Dallas Morning News
"Schneider and his team explain why each film is a must see. Schneider's choices are irrefutable." --Library Journal
From the Inside Flap
Inside this book is everything you need to know about the movies you simply must see--all 1001 of them! Whether you're looking for your favorite film or just trying to decide what to watch tonight, 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
will serve as your ultimate movie guide.
This fully updated edition includes the most memorable movies that have ever been made, right up to the multi-Oscar winning Argo
, Cannes' champ Amour
and the latest masterpiece from Quentin Tarantino, Django Unchained
, plus many more. It presents everything you need to know about the most magnificent must-see films--not only the ones you shouldn't have missed the first time around, but also all of those classics that are worth seeing again and again.
Open this book to any page and you'll find each major film's vital statistics, plus a few facts that just might surprise you. If you're a film connoisseur, you'll find this updated volume a must for your bookshelf--but even if you're simply a casual moviegoer, you're sure to enjoy browsing through this invaluable movie guide.
For students of cinema, for discerning film buffs, for enthusiastic fans, and for readers who enjoy thumbing through and reminiscing over unforgettable screen memories, here's the place to start reading. You'll find information and reviews covering more than a century of memorable movies. So read and relish!