• A seasoned film critic eyes TV in ‘Television: A Biography’

    This cover image released by Thames & Hudson shows, "Television: A Biography," by David Thomson. (Thames & Hudson via AP)

    NEW YORK (AP) — At 75, David Thomson is the sultan of cinema criticism. British-born but long based in America, he is the author of nearly two dozen film-related books including “Moments that Made the Movies,” “‘Have You Seen…?’: A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films” and “The New Biographical Dictionary of Film.”