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The Best DVDs You've Never Seen, Just Missed or Almost Forgotten

A Guide for the Curious Film Lover

Recommended by the Leading Film Critics of the New York Times; Edited by Peter Nichols; With an Introduction by A. O. Scott

St. Martin's Griffin

Want to look further than the nearest mega-plex?
At last, a guide for you.

A.O. Scott
Stephen Holden
Caryn James
Dave Kehr
Peter M. Nichols

If just trudging to the latest Hollywood blockbuster doesn't appeal to you, The Best DVDs You've Never Seen, Narrowly Missed or Almost Forgotten is the perfect companion. Inside, the film critics of The New York Times have made their top choices for those movies that are unjustly obscure, overlooked or just plain forgotten.

* Newly updated reviews of 500 films---all available on DVD!
* Sophisticated, intelligent, entertaining, provoking---these films run the gamut.
* Each critic's top 10 picks from the book
* Introduction by A. O. Scott, chief movie critic for The New York Times

The perfect gift for any serious movie buff, no matter what they prefer, from Waiting for Guffman to Happy, Texas, The Opposite of Sex to Belle Epoque. Film noir, documentaries, drama, Westerns, animation, comedies, foreign films, even a few must-see TV shows on DVD---The Best DVDs You've Never Seen, Narrowly Missed or Almost Forgotten has it all.

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  • Recommended by the Leading Film Critics of the New York Times; Edited by Peter Nichols; With an Introduction by A. O. Scott

  • THE NEW YORK TIMES is renowned for its thoughtful, fun, and wide-ranging movie coverage. Its film critics and writers are known and admired nationwide. Critics A.O. Scott, Stephen Holden, Caryn James, Dave Kehr and Peter M. Nichols have contributed to The Best DVDs You've Never Seen Just Missed or Almost Forgotten.
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The Best DVDs You've Never Seen, Just Missed or Almost Forgotten

A Guide for the Curious Film Lover

Recommended by the Leading Film Critics of the New York Times; Edited by Peter Nichols; With an Introduction by A. O. Scott

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