The Department of Film and Media Studies at UCSB hosted the legendary Leonard Maltin at the Film 54: Anatomy of a Hollywood Industry class. Through the moderation of Professor Cheri Steinkellner, the students were able to be present for a two-hour long interview with Mr. Maltin.
Leonard Maltin is one of the most recognized and respected film critics of our time. He recently completed his 30th season with the long-running television show, Entertainment Tonight (1981).
Leonard's books include "The Best 151 Movies You've Never Seen", "The Disney Films", "Of Mice and Magic: A History of American Animated Cartoons", "The Great American Broadcast: A Celebration of Radio's Golden Age", "The Great Movie Comedians", "The Art of the Cinematographer", "Selected Short Subjects" and (as co-author) "The Little Rascals: The Life and Times of Our Gang".