Re: Resource for listing films by type of character

John Holland (
Mon, 29 Nov 1999 08:32:44 -0800 (PST)

Try VideoHound's Golden Movie Retriever. They have an index which includes
breakdown by subject matter, and in fact there is an extensive list under
"Law and Lawyers".

John Holland
Chicago Public Library
Film/Video Center

On Mon, 29 Nov 1999, Jim Mumm wrote:

> Is there a resource that lists feature films by type of character? I'm
> specifically looking for a comprehensive and ongoing list of films that
> deal with lawyers (have lawyers as prominent characters in the film),
> and so would like to know if such a list might exist.
> We currently have a fairly comprehensive collection of "law" films. It
> would be nice to know, however, if there is an easy way to make sure we
> are on top of the current titles.
> Thanks for any and all suggestions
> --
> Jim Mumm
> Acquisitions / Serials Librarian
> Marquette University Law Library
> 414-288-5351
> 414-288-5914 FAX