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FMA 1172: Introduction to Film Analysis

A guide intended to assist students with the research skills assignment in this course.

Best Bet

Search for the film title in Film & Television Literature Index and limit the results to "reviews" in "magazines."

Screen capture illustrating how to limit to magazines and reviews.

Film Reviews Before 1980

Looking for a harder to find review?  Try searching Film Indexes Online for the film title.  At the bottom of the entry for the film they often list citations to major reviews contemporary to the release of the film.  You can also try some of the Retrospective Newspaper Collections in addition to the sources listed below.

Film Reviews 1980 - Present