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The Source: The Films Of A Lifetime


When you write a "list" book, you are really opening yourself up to criticism even if, like Kenneth Turan, you are the critic.

In his new book, "Not to be Missed: Fifty-four Favorites from a Lifetime of Film," Turan takes readers through the movies that left an indelible mark on his life.


  • Kenneth Turan, movie critic for the Los Angeles Times and NPR (@kennethturan)
  • Nathan Cone, Texas Public Radio's curator for our summer Cinema series (@TPRcinema)


Kenneth Turan's Favorite Movies

Read an excerpt from the book:


Paul Flahive can be reached at Paul@tpr.org and on Twitter at @paulflahive