The Movie Doctors by Simon MayoThe Movie Doctors by Simon Mayo

The Movie Doctors

bySimon Mayo, Mark Kermode

Paperback | June 12, 2016

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The first book by the nation's favourite film experts whose BBC Radio 5 Live film review show is downloaded by 2 million people every monthWhatever your ailment, the nation's best-loved film experts have the perfect cinematic prescription for you, whether it's a course of the Coens or a dose of Die Hard. And they're ready to cure the movies to,, taking their scalpels to bloated blockbusters and warning of the ill effects of overpraise.Where medical ignorance and movie expertise meet - the surgery of Doctors Kermode and Mayo is now open.
Simon Mayo is one of Britain's best-loved radio presenters. He has worked on BBC radio since 1982 and is the presenter of Drivetimeon BBC Radio 2, which features the regular Radio 2 Book Club. He is also the co-presenter of Kermode and Mayo's Film Review on BBC Radio 5 Live. He is the author of three successful children's books, Itch, ...
Title:The Movie DoctorsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0.87 inPublished:June 12, 2016Publisher:Canongate BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1782116648

ISBN - 13:9781782116646

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"If you want to treat the film fan in your life - or just treat yourself - The Movie Doctors is the place to go . . . The book delights in the kind of movie trivia and outlandish anecdotes that every film buff can enjoy . . . as addictive as ever." —Reader's Digest