Primary Sources: Paper Tools
In addition to many film journal and newspaper databases, you can use some of the following resources to identify where hard-to-find film reviews have been published.
- The critical index; a bibliography of articles on film in English, 1946-1973
- Filmmakers in the Moving picture world : an index of articles, 1907-1927
- Film review annual: 1981-2002
- Film Review Index: Vol 1 1882-1949; Vol 2 1950-1985
- A Guide to Critical Reviews
- Index to critical film reviews in British and American film periodicals...
- Index to motion pictures reviewed by Variety, 1907-1980
- Retrospective index to film periodicals, 1930-1971
- Selected film criticism (7 volumes): 1896-1960
- The New York Times Film Reviews