Bosley Crowther  

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Bosley Crowther (13 July 1905 – 7 March 1981) was a journalist and author who was film critic for The New York Times for over a quarter century. His reviews and articles helped shape the careers of actors, directors and screenwriters. Crowther, who was a Times critic for 27 years, was an advocate of foreign language films in the 1950's and 1960's, particularly the films of Roberto Rossellini, Vittorio De Sica, Ingmar Bergman and Federico Fellini.

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