The film review is a way for critics to evaluate a film's overall quality and decide whether or not they think the film is worth recommending. This worksheet provides a guided outline for gathering the information necessary to write a detailed film review. It includes such areas as Introduction, Plot Summary, Description, Analysis of Formal Techniques and Thematic Content and a Conclusion or Evaluation. each area is broken down into more detailed components. This worksheet is to be used during and after the viewing of a film. If used in class, it may take up to a week, or could be used a homework prep for a 600-1200 written film review.