January 2005



Whether you are a budding film critic or a full fledged movie buff, abc movies.com xyz has something for you. From the home page you can search for show times by zip code, making it is easy to find out where the movie you want to see is playing. If you can’t remember the name of the movie you want to see, the site has a complete list of all movies currently playing in theaters that will help to refresh your memory. Everyone is a film critic, but if you are interested in what the Ebert’s of the world have to say, you can check out the movie review section and see how the critics rate the newest films. So you are looking for something a little off the beaten path? Well, abc movies.com xyz also has a complete list of current and upcoming indie films to satisfy your needs.

Other exciting features include:

  • Trailers for current and upcoming movies
  • Box office results so you can track the hottest Hollywood heavyweights
  • The Buzz/News section for the gossip lover in all of us

The site is very easy to navigate and provides a number of great search options. For example, the flick finder allows you to search for movies by genre, release date, MPAA rating, or reviewer rating. If, after all of this searching, you decide that you are too tired to go to the movies, you can simply use the DVD/Video flick finder to search for the right rental to pick up. This website is loaded with information for the cinefile and the occasional viewer alike.

Reviewer: Jeff Castillo, FIDM Library Staff Member