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The new biographical dictionary of film

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With more than 100 new entries, from Amy Adams, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Cary Joji Fukunaga to Joaquin Phoenix, Mia Wasikowska, and Robin Wright, and completely updated,  here from David Thomson--"The greatest living writer on the movies" (John Banville, New Statesman ); "Our most argumentative and trustworthy historian of the screen" (Michael Ondaatje)--is the latest edition of The New Biographical Dictionary of Film , which topped Sight & Sound 's poll of international critics and writers as THE BEST FILM BOOK EVER WRITTEN. 3/7
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subject_facet Electronic books, Motion picture actors and actresses -- Biography -- Dictionaries, Motion pictures -- Biography -- Dictionaries
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