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Theatre, Dance, and Motion Pictures: Reviews

Find article databases, plays, reviews, career resources, streaming video, and more.

Find Reviews of Plays and Films

Find many reviews within library databases.

Variety Movie Reviews: Film & Television Literature Index (1920-present) The Variety film reviews in Film & Television Literature Index are excerpts of the original film reviews. To view the full text of the historical review, look up the film in the correct year/volume of Variety Film Reviews.

Daily Variety: Film & Television Literature Index(2000-present)

Variety: Film & Television Literature Index (1999-present)



You can also find reviews in the library and on the Internet.

New York Times Theater Reviews Indexes [Reference PN1581 .N42]
Use the indexes to determine which volume has a review and request that volume from OhioLINK. Also view selected reviews online.

Index to the New York Theatre Critics' Reviews [Reference PN1601 .N4]

Theatre Record [Bound Periodicals PN2596 .L6 L66]

London Theatre Record [Bound Periodicals PN2596 .L6 L66]

New York Times Film Reviews
View current reviews and most of the archives online.

Variety Film Reviews
Selected reviews online.

Variety and Daily Variety Television Reviews [Reference PN1992.3 .U5 V36]
Also view selected reviews online.

Variety Television Reviews, 1923-1988 [Reference PN1992.3 .U5 V36]
Also view selected reviews online.

New York Times: Theatre Section

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