By Roger Ebert
Like a full-bodied Bordeaux wine, Roger Ebert's book unique 25 nice French movies will gift you with a wealthy number of full-length reports of cinematic stories. From such classics as Belle de Jour, Day for evening, and The four hundred Blows to the sweeping drama (and attractive scenery!) of Jean de Florette and its sequel Manon of the Spring, this book offers an ideal primer for these new to French movies and a welcome refresher direction for actual Francophiles. And, as an extra charm, many of the studies are followed with a clip of the movies' trailers, together with gemstones like Mr. Hulot's vacation and Jules and Jim.
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Roger Ebert is the Pulitzer Prize-winning movie critic from the Chicago Sun-Times. His stories are syndicated to greater than 2 hundred newspapers within the usa and Canada. the yankee movie Institute and the varsity of the paintings Institute of Chicago have provided him honorary levels, and the net movie Critics Society named his site, rogerebert.com, the simplest on-line movie-review web site.
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25 Great French Films (Ebert's Essentials) by Roger Ebert