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Film Study Reference Guide: Film Theory and Criticism

John Wayne as Ethan Edwards in the iconic final sequence of John Ford's Technicolor/VistaVision Western, The Searchers (USA 1956)

Film History

Charlie Chaplin in City Lights (Chaplin, USA 1931)

Film critic Parker Tyler, photomontage by Maya Deren

Books on Theory

Film Criticism Indexes

Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire perform in Swing Time (George Stevens, USA 1936)

Introduction to Film and Criticism