501 Must-See Movies is essential reading for both the film buff and those who simply enjoy going to the movies. Many unrivalled classics are here, but are evaluated from a new perspective by dynamic young critics.
The book is divided into ten genres, appearing in chronological order in each category. Every film is illustrated and each entry includes a synopsis of the plot, details of awards for which it was nominated and those it won, and fascinating background or insider knowledge about the making of the picture, as well as our experts' rationale for defining it as must-see.
Containing over a century of film history 501 Must-See Movies is a 'must have' on all bookshelves and is the perfect companion to any home cinema DVD and video collection.