Commentary may refer to:

  • Play-by-play commentary, describing sporting events on TV or radio
    • Colour commentary, supplementing play-by-play commentary with talk not directly about play
  • Commentary or narration, the words in a documentary film
  • Commentary (magazine), a U.S. public affairs journal, founded in 1945 and formerly published by the American Jewish Committee
  • The audio commentary track for DVDs, an additional audio track that plays in real time with video and comments on the video
  • Political commentary, criticism that is specific of or relevant to politics
  • A literary commentary, or close reading
  • Literary criticism, the study, evaluation, and interpretation of literature
  • A philological commentary, a line-by-line or even word-by-word explication
  • Bible commentary, a critical explanation or interpretation of a text, especially a religious text
    • List of biblical commentaries
    • Jewish commentaries on the Bible
  • In Theravāda Buddhism commentaries on the Pāli Canon are known as atthakatha
  • Informed criticism
  • Topics covered by a discussion group
  • Misspelling of Commentry, a place in central France
  • Commentaries is a work attributed to Taautus
  • A number of works by or attributed to Julius Caesar, most notably:
    • Commentarii de Bello Gallico, "Commentaries on the Gallic War"
    • Commentarii de Bello Civili, "Commentaries on the Civil War"
  • The Commentaries on the Laws of England, a 1769 treatise on law
  • Commentary! The Musical, the musical commentary accompanying Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog
  • In-Theater Audio Commentary, viewing a film in a theater while listening to commentary on a portable audio player

Other articles related to "commentary":

Josiah Ben Joseph Pinto - Works
1625, and published at Venice, 1628), a homiletic commentary on the Pentateuch, followed by a pamphlet entitled Kesef To'afot, glosses on the Pentateuch Me'or 'Enayim, commentary. 1714), commentary on Proverbs Nibḥar mi-Kesef (Aleppo, 1869) ... His unpublished works are Kesef Nim'as, a commentary on Lamentations, Ḳebuẓẓat Kesef, a collection of civil laws and of laws concerning women, and a collection of responsa ...
Judah Ben Jacob Najar
1794), commentary on Shebu'ot, with an appendix Shebut Yehudah (ib. 1801), commentary on the Mekilta, with text Mo'ade Adonai (ib. 1808), commentary on parts of the SeMaG, published together with the commentaries of Elijah Mizraḥi, Solomon Luria, and Isaac Stein (to this work has been added Ḳonṭres Sheni to the work Shewut ...
In-Theater Audio Commentary - Alternate Commentaries
... Roger Ebert, a small but active fan base of DVD commentary enthusiasts has sprung up since 2002 offering their own specially-recorded fan-made DVD commentaries ... forth their own opinions and expertise on a movie or TV series in much the same way as an on-disc commentary ... These commentary tracks are played by starting a DVD player with the movie and an MP3 player with the track simultaneously ...

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