Roger Ebert's Little Movie Glossary

Roger Ebert's Little Movie Glossary

A Compendium of Movie Cliches, Stereotypes, Obligatory Scenes, Hackneyed Formulas, Shopworn Conventions and Outdated Archetypes

Book - 1994
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Baker & Taylor
Provides humorous definitions and descriptions for cliche scenes and gimmicks used in motion pictures

& Taylor

The popular film critic offers a compilation of witty and wise observations about the film lexicon, including "Fruit Cart," a chase scene through an ethnic or foreign locale, or "The Non-Answering Pet," referring to a dead pet in a horror movie. 40,000 first printing.

Publisher: Kansas City, MO : Andrews and McMeel, c1994
ISBN: 9780836280715
Branch Call Number: 791.4375 EBE
Characteristics: viii, 116p. : ill. ; 19cm
Additional Contributors: Ebert, Roger
Alternative Title: Little movie glossary


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