Not to Be Missed

Fifty-Four Favorites from a Lifetime of Film

by Kenneth Turan

Hardcover, 344 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $25.99 | purchase

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Not to Be Missed
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Fifty-Four Favorites from a Lifetime of Film
Author
Kenneth Turan

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Los Angeles Times and Morning Edition film critic Kenneth Turan presents a list of his favorite films of all-time, from All About Eve to Spirited Away, and offers anecdotes on the cultural impact, controversies, and history surrounding each.

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The 1950 film Sunset Boulevard, starring Gloria Swanson and William Holden, is one of the 54 movies Kenneth Turan says should not be missed. CinemaPhoto/Corbis hide caption

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