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AMST 261/ENG 261: Hollywood from Vietnam to Reagan: Production Info


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PRODUCTION INFORMATION - Internet Movie Database

International Dictionary of Films & Filmmakers - Search by film title, or actors' or directors' names. (Wellesley login required)

All-Movie Guide

Media History Digital Library - Searchable online archive of digitized industry publications & fan magazines, from 1903. 

Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Resources & Databases


This Wikipedia article provides a helpful overview of the roles of members of film crews. You can use these definitions to better understand film credits.

The Dictionary of Media Studies provides additional information about roles, techniques, technologies, and industry terms.


To find film & television scripts, try searching in the library catalog by film title, e.g., "freaks and geeks." You can also try these script databases:

American Film Scripts Online (Wellesley users)

Drew's Script-O-Rama

Script City

Simply Scripts

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