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Cinema and Media Studies (CAMS)

Selected reference works, electronic resources, and Web sites concerning film history, theory, and criticism.

Search Catalyst for Movie Reviews

  1. Enter the title of your movie in quotation marks into the search box below. If the title of your movie is a common word or phrase (e.g. "The Birds"), you might want to add the director's name to the search box, outside of the quotation marks. Example: "The Birds" Hitchcock.
  2. Click "Search"
  3. Using the options to the left of your search results, filter your results under "Material Type" to "Reviews."
  4. Further filter your results by "Publication Date" to the years just before and after the original theatrical release of your movie.
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Finding Movie Reviews

Search across a broad variety of historical and more contemporary periodicals using a selection of ProQuest Databases, or search individual databases below.


Additional Movie Reviews and Synopses