Good Links Outside of Our Walls
New Orleans Public Library

Entertainment
Specific entertainment sites:

  • All Movie Guide
    Essential database for the true film buff. Comprehensive listings for almost any movie imaginable. Fully searchable by title, performer, genre and more.
  • All Music Guide
    The ultimate Internet guide to the world of music. Fully searchable by song title, album title, musician, style, and more. An indispensable reference.
  • Drew's Script-O-Rama
    Online access to tons of movie and television scripts and transcripts.
  • Encyclopedia of Television
    "The Encyclopedia of Television includes more than 1,000 original essays from more than 250 contributors and examines specific programs and people, historic moments and trends, major policy disputes and such topics as violence, tabloid television and the quiz show scandal. It also includes histories of major television networks as well as broadcasting systems around the world and is complemented by resource materials, photos and bibliographical information."
  • Fandango
    "Fandango entertains and informs consumers with exclusive film clips, trailers, celebrity interviews, fan reviews and news, while offering them the ability to quickly select a film and conveniently buy tickets in advance."
  • Harmony Central
    Fantastic resource for musicians. Includes guitar, bass, synths, MIDI, software, effects and most of everything else, except the hype.
  • Internet Broadway Database
    "IBDB (Internet Broadway Database) archive is the official database for Broadway theatre information. IBDB provides records of productions from the beginnings of New York theatre until today."
  • Internet Movie Database
    Everything you ever wanted to know about every movie ever made. Really.
  • The Late Show with David Letterman
    Top ten lists and all!
  • Live 365
    Internet indie radio! Thousands of free online radio stations. Listen to or create your own independent audio broadcast.
  • MetaCritic
    "Metacritic compiles reviews from respected critics and publications for movies, DVDs, music, television and games. Our unique Metascores show the critical consensus at a glance by taking a weighted average of critic grades."
  • MovieLens
    MovieLens is a movie recommendation website. Tell it what movies you love and hate, and it generates personalized recommendations -- and warnings what to avoid! Registration is required but free.
  • Movie Review Query Engine
    For good and quick access to movie reviews
  • Moviefone Movielink
    Find out what's at the movies in your area--and get reviews, synopses and more.
  • Movietickets
    Buy your movie tickets online. Also watch movie trailers, read reviews and check movie showtimes.
  • Radio Locator
    A directory of radio stations on the internet, providing frequency, call sign, format, and connections to those with web audio feeds.
  • Rotten Tomatoes
    Your one-stop movie review clearinghouse. Full-text links to movie reviews from dozens of accredited sources. And the Tomatometer tells you at one glance whether your flick is "Fresh" or "Rotten."
  • Seeing Stars in Hollywood
    "The Ultimate Guide to Celebrities and Hollywood"
  • Tickets.com
    "Covering the world of tickets"
  • Ticketmaster online!


Back to Subject Links

Back to New Orleans Public Library Home

Updated 5/11/2010