These rollicking reviews are a welcome relief from the bland, pseudo-academic exegeses that have proliferated in recent years through media syndication...brim with amusing digressions...snide remarks...and impetuous wisecracks...Recommended. Library Journal This anthology is invaluable for its documentation of seldom-reviewed books published by small presses... Past Times The biography is a valuable resource in the study of African American history. Very appealing and very reasonably priced. Classic Images For large public and academic libraries useful as a professional tool. For students of the cinema, it provides a single-volume bibliography of recent film books with the critical opinions of one expert in the field. Booklist
About the Author
As the author or editor of more than fifty books on the history of popular entertainment, published over the past twenty years, Anthony Slide is uniquely qualified to critique the work of others in the field. He has served as both associate archivist of the American Film Institute and resident film historian of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. He is editor of the Scarecrow Filmmakers Series.