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Where to find Film Reviews
The following resources contain film reviews- both current and past.
To find reviews, type the title of a film then search. On the screen's left menu, choose "review". Don't forget- if we do NOT have full-text access to the review you want, you can request it through RAPID ILL. See box below.
Film Literature Index
The Film Literature Index (FLI) annually indexes 150 film and television periodicals from 30 countries cover-to-cover and 200 other periodicals selectively for articles on film and television. The periodicals range from the scholarly to the popular. More than 2,000 subject headings provide detailed analysis of the articles.
Filmcritic.com | Movie Reviews and DVD Reviews for the Film Fanatic
Filmcritic.com hosts more than 8,000 movie reviews and feature stories contributed by 20-some critics located throughout the world. Six contributors are members of the Online Film Critics Society, the Internet's most prestigious critics' organization.
Kamera.co.uk: What's new
UK-based website covering arthouse, independent, and world cinema. Features, interviews, reviews, forums, directories, and a bookshop available on their website.
Provides access to and summarizes entertainment criticism available online. Combines the individual critic scores into an overall grade for each item.
MRQE - Movie Review Query Engine
Simple search engine query webpage for finding movie review articles on film titles. Also browseable by pre-compiled lists of titles by category/awards nominations.
New York Times Movie Reviews
Browse or search 28,000 New York Times movie reviews. Included in the free review archive are all films reviewed since 1960, reviews of all Best Picture Academy Award winners, as well as The New York Times guide to the Best 1,000 Movies Ever Made.
Similar to Lexis Nexis, Newsbank offers access to national and international newspapers.
Online Film Critics Society
The Online Film Critics Society (OFCS) is an international association of Internet-based film critics and journalists. Their writers span the globe and provide eclectic expert opinions, analysis and criticism on contemporary and classic cinema. This site offers short, concise reviews on current films as well as in-depth essays on film theory and interviews with prominent members of the filmmaking community.
Vulture Movie Reviews
Vulture provides continuous entertainment news, covering TV, movies, music, art, books, theater, celebrities and the entertainment industry. It also features movie reviews.
The Internet Movie Database (IMDb)
IMDb is a major database of movies, TV shows, and actors and actresses, with details on virtually every movie and TV series.