Want to know what movies are in town and the show times? Looking for a review of that special motion picture? Need to find out more about the cast, crew, or content? Call us at The Urbana Free Library, or get loads of information from these valuable, free Internet resources!
Local Theaters and Show Times
Reviews and Film Information
Champaign-Urbana News-Gazette Film Reviews
Index to regional reviews by local film critics Chuck Koplinski, Richard J. Leskosky, and more.
Chuck Koplinski Film Reviews
Compilation of local film critic Koplinski’s reviews in Illinois Times, Springfield’s newsweekly.
IMDB (Internet Movie Database)
The source for movie, TV and celebrity content, offering a searchable database of millions of movies, television programs, and cast and crew members.
MPAA (Motion Picture Association of America) Films Ratings
Basic information about the content and level of various elements in the film, such as sex, violence and language, without any determination whether a film is “good” or “bad.”
MRQE.com (Movie Review Query Engine)
The Internet’s largest database of movie reviews for over 100,000 titles, providing a searchable index of all published and available reviews, news, interviews, and other materials associated with specific movies.
New York Times Movie Reviews
Free review archive, offering all films reviewed since 1960, reviews of all Best Picture Academy Award winners, as well as The New York Times Guide to the Best 1,000 Movies Ever Made.
Reviews from Urbana native Roger Ebert.
Compilation of reviews and ratings gleaned from the Internet and from actual viewers of the films.
Variety Magazine Film Reviews
Reviews published by the weekly entertainment-trade magazine.