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A Film Research Guide: Interpret

Criticism & Analysis > Books

 Type in the name of a screenwriter or director to find biographies and criticism about them.


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Gale Criticism Online

Use the search box below to find biographical information on screenwriters and directors and a collection of extensive critical analysis of their work.

Tip for Finding Criticism

Whether searching for books in the library catalog or searching for articles in the databases, a useful way to find critical analysis on a director, screenwriter, actor or film is to add the words and criticism to the person's name or the title of the film. Example searches:

Eisenstein and criticism

"Double Indemnity" and criticism

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