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The Big Screen: The Story of the Movies and What They Did to Us

The Big Screen: The Story of the Movies and What They Did to Us

David Thomson

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

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Tells the story of the movies and how they have shaped us. Taking us around the globe, through time and across multiple media,... [more]

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Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide: The Modern Era

Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide: The Modern Era

Leonard Maltin

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Film movie guides & reviews

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Now updated with more than 300 new entries, Maltin's perennial New York Times -bestselling movie guide is back and contains... [more]

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A Story Lately Told: Coming of Age in London, Ireland and New York

A Story Lately Told: Coming of Age in London, Ireland and New York

Anjelica Huston

Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Biography; Autobiography: general; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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Academy Award-winning actress Anjelica Huston's spectacular memoir, in her own words [more]

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Shock Value

Shock Value

Jason Zinoman

Film, TV & Radio; Film & movie: styles & genres

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How a few eccentric outsiders gave us nightmares, conquered Hollywood and invented modern horror [more]

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Very Naughty Boys: The Amazing True Story of Handmade Films

Very Naughty Boys: The Amazing True Story of Handmade Films

Robert Sellers

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Film theory & criticism; Reference works; Cinema industry

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It all started when Beatle George Harrison stepped in to fund Life of Brian when Monty Python's original backers pulled out.... [more]

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Writers Rehab: A 12-Step Program For Writers Who Can't Get Their Acts Together

Writers Rehab: A 12-Step Program For Writers Who Can't Get Their Acts Together...

D. B. Gilles

Films, movies & cinema; Film movie scripts & screenplays; Language: reference & general; Screenwriting techniques; Writing & editing guides

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Writers Rehab is designed to be a comprehensive self-help book in the form of a 12-step program for writers dealing with emotional... [more]

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The Battle of the Sexes in French Cinema, 1930 1956

The Battle of the Sexes in French Cinema, 1930 1956

Noel Burch, Genevieve Sellier

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Film theory & criticism; European history; Social & cultural history; Gender studies, gender groups; Gender studies: women

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This comprehensive historical study of French films made between 1930 and 1956-before, during, and after the Second World... [more]

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Doctor Who: A History

Doctor Who: A History

Alan Kistler

Television; Science fiction

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Airing the day after JFK's assassination, the first episode, An Unearthly Child, humbly launched one of the entertainment... [more]

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Timeless Adventures: How Doctor Who Conquered TV

Timeless Adventures: How Doctor Who Conquered TV

Brian J. Robb, Jack O'Connell

Television; Science fiction

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Reveals how Doctor Who is at its strongest when it reflects the political and cultural concerns of a mass British audience... [more]

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Mad as Hell

Mad as Hell

Dave Itzkoff, Dave Itzkoff

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Film theory & criticism; Television; Screenwriting techniques; Popular culture; Media studies

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I'm mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore! Those words, spoken by an unhinged anchorman named Howard Beale,... [more]

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The Hobbit: the Desolation of Smaug - Official Movie Guide

The Hobbit: the Desolation of Smaug - Official Movie Guide

Brian Sibley

Films, movies & cinema; Fantasy; Fiction companions

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Packed with exclusive behind-the-scenes photographs, this official illustrated guide tells the detailed story of the making... [more]

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Platform Papers 37 - Not at a Cinema Near You: Australia's film distribution problem

Platform Papers 37 - Not at a Cinema Near You: Australia's film distribution...

Lauren Carroll Harris

Film, TV & Radio

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Does Australia really need to improve the quality and storytelling approach of its films? Or is it more important to change... [more]

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The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures

The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving...

Edward Ball

Individual artists, art monographs; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Biography: general; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; True crime; History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

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The story of Eadweard Muybridge, inventor of stop-motion photography and moving pictures--who was also a murderer--and his... [more]

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Victor Fleming: An American Movie Master

Victor Fleming: An American Movie Master

Michael Sragow

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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The definitive, full-length biography of the legendary director of Gone with the Wind and The Wizard of Oz, Victor Fleming... [more]

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The Greatest Movies You'll Never See: Unseen Masterpieces by the World's Greatest Directors

The Greatest Movies You'll Never See: Unseen Masterpieces by the World's...

Simon Braund

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

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From Hitchcock and Dali to Peckinpah and Lynch, cinema history is littered with masterpieces that have never seen the light... [more]

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Frankenstein and Philosophy: The Shocking Truth

Frankenstein and Philosophy: The Shocking Truth

Nicolas Michaud

Films, movies & cinema; Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Popular culture

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Ever since it was first unleashed in 1818 the story of Victor Frankenstein and his reanimated, stitched-together corpse has... [more]

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S.

Doug Dorst

Individual film directors, film-makers; Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

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A young woman picks up a book left behind by a stranger. Inside it are his margin notes, which reveal a reader entranced by... [more]

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The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets

The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets

Simon Singh

Television; Popular culture; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

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The brainy new book by the bestselling author of Fermat's Enigma--a must for anyone interested in numbers and mathematics... [more]

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On Board The U.S.S. Enterprise: Star Trek - Next Generation

On Board The U.S.S. Enterprise: Star Trek - Next Generation

Michael Okuda

Film, TV & Radio; Television; Science fiction

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Famed for its original storylines, endearing and complex characters as well as the sheer enjoyment of watching, Star Trek... [more]

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Cinema I: The Movement-Image

Cinema I: The Movement-Image

Gilles Deleuze

Film theory & criticism; Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

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English translation first published in 1986 by The Athlone Press --T.p. verso. [more]

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Cinema II: The Time-Image

Cinema II: The Time-Image

Gilles Deleuze

Film theory & criticism; Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

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English translation first published in 1989 by The Athlone Press --T.p. verso. [more]

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Carry a Big Stick: A Funny, Fearless Life of Friendship, Laughter and MS

Carry a Big Stick: A Funny, Fearless Life of Friendship, Laughter and MS...

Tim Ferguson

Television; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Prose: non-fiction; Coping with illness; Coping with disability

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The frank and fearless story of a man fighting MS with comedy. [more]

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Doctor Who: The Complete Guide

Doctor Who: The Complete Guide

Mark Campbell

Television; Science fiction

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Doctor Who is now officially the most popular drama on television, From humble beginnings on 23rd November 1963 and eventual... [more]

$14.99

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Olivier

Olivier

Philip Ziegler

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

The world's greatest actor by Britain's best biographer. [more]

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Garden of dreams: The life of Simone Signoret

Garden of dreams: The life of Simone Signoret

Patricia A. DeMaio

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Film theory & criticism; Biography: arts & entertainment; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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The incomparable Simone Signoret (1921-1985), one of the grand actresses of the 20th-century and one of France's most notable... [more]

$55.00

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