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Halliwell"s film guide

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Published by Granada in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moving-pictures -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLeslie Halliwell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1993.45
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii,1153p. :
    Number of Pages1153
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18297620M
    ISBN 100246115335

    The following essay was written in and appeared in all seven editions of the Film Guide, beginning with the reprint of the 1st Edition, with only minor updates made to the time scale over the years. ‘I hate and detest that animal called man, although I heartily love John, Peter, Thomas and so forth.’ This book encapsulates my.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 26 cm: Other Titles: Film guide. This updated comprehensive film guide contains o entries ( new). It features video availability, full production details, quotes from critics, assessments, UK and US laser disc availability, star-rating system, running times, Academy Award details, and music CD Range: $ - $ Get this from a library.

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Leslie Halliwell, born in in Bolton, Lancashire, England, doyen of British film buffs, was best known as the author from of "Halliwells Film Guide", probably the most authoritative and best selling book of its kind in the UK and said to be "The film guide Hollywood insiders refer to more than any other".

His interest in film started in Occupation: Miscellaneous Crew. John Walker is one of the UK's leading film critics. He has revised "Halliwell's Who's Who in the Movies, as well as "Halliwell's Film and Video Guide, since Leslie Halliwell's death in He lives in London. Walker is a London film critic.

Buy Halliwell's Film and Video Guide by Leslie Halliwell online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ Halliwell sometimes strayed out of his remit by italicising the name of the author or playwright on whose work a film was based.

Thus Margaret Mitchell receives italics for writing Gone with the Wind and H. Wells is similarly commended for The Invisible Man. I think LH was just showing off here about how cultured he was. Revisiting Halliwell's Film Guide; by Alex Paquin A couple of years ago, the closest thing we had to a neighbourhood cinema closed.

The local city councillor, eager, as politicians are wont to do, to demonstrate that this wasn't his fault, especially with an election scheduled before the end of that year, was all sober determinism as he presented the closure as a foregone conclusion.

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Contents. Introduction to the Edition vii. THE FILM GUIDE AZ. 1: FourStar FilmsYear by Year   For those unfamiliar with the annual, Halliwell’s is a long running series often praised for being the biggest and best film guide and a must have for all silver screen buffs.

This 30th Anniversary edition, with new editor David Gritten — head of the London Film Critics’ Circle — at the helm, is crammed with more entries than any other. Halliwell's Film Guide by J. (ed.) Walker. Grafton. Paperback.

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This video is unavailable. Watch Queue Queue. Watch Queue Queue. Halliwell's Film, Video and DVD Guide [Part 2 - B] - Page 22 show list info. Movies listed in the "B" section of the book. 80 pages worth of titles. This book is not really a guide for the best films as said in the book "the good, the bad and the unexceptional" including tv-movies, straight to dvd and sometimes a documentary.

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Halliwell's Film Guide Author Leslie Halliwell Format/binding Softcover Book condition Used - Near Fine Condition Quantity available 1 Edition Sixth Edition Binding Paperback ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Paladin Place of Publication London Date published Keywords BZDB Film, Radio & Television; #; Halliwells Book Edition: Sixth Edition.

Halliwell’s name is popularly enshrined in the two film reference works he created: Halliwell’s Filmgoer’s Companion, which first appeared in ; and Halliwell’s Film Guide, first published in These are still familiar items on the bookshelves, though recent editions have been edited and regularly updated by John Walker since.

The Halliwell film guide was a highly respected English publication, originally complied by Leslie Halliwell until his death in in partnership with John Walker. Walker continued to publish the guide into the 21st century and brought out a book listing what he considered to be the best films in.

LH’s favourite movies are celebrated elsewhere on this website but to the casual observer it would seem he was never happier than when having a good old gripe about how rubbish movies were, and boy did he see some serious turkeys in his time. Whether it was the totally routine programmers* of the early days, which would warrant no more than a three or four word.

Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA City London Donor internetarchivebookdrive Edition ed. rev. and updated.For most of the seventies and eighties, Haliwell’s main occupation was buying films and television shows for the ITV network in the UK.

In he was appointed film buyer for the new station, Channel 4, and in this role he was given free reign to trawl the archives of the major Hollywood and British studios in search of those golden oldies he treasured so much.