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Film, TV & Radio

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Spectacular Digital Effects: CGI and Contemporary Cinema

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Spectacular Digital Effects: CGI and Contemporary Cinema

Kristen Whissel

Film, TV & Radio; Film movie production: technical skills

Paperback

Focusing on spectacular digital visual effects in live-action films made between 1989 and 2011, this book identifies and examines... [more]

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Hello, Gorgeous: Becoming Barbra Streisand

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Hello, Gorgeous: Becoming Barbra Streisand

William J Mann

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment; Gender studies: women

Paperback

[An] excellent new work . . . One can only put down Hello, Gorgeous with renewed appreciation for Barbra's single-mindedness,... [more]

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Charlie Chaplin, Director

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Charlie Chaplin, Director

Donna Kornhaber

Film, TV & Radio

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Charlie Chaplin was one of the cinema s consummate comic performers, yet he has long been criticized as a lackluster film... [more]

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The Searchers: The Making of an American Legend

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The Searchers: The Making of an American Legend

Glenn Frankel

Film, TV & Radio

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Beginning with the classic Western The Searchers, Glenn Frankel investigates the true story behind the film -- and the true... [more]

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Douglas Fairbanks: And the American Century

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Douglas Fairbanks: And the American Century

John Tibbetts, James Welsh

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

Hardback

A critical study of Douglas Fairbanks' acting career and his image as the ultimate American. It offers a complete account... [more]

$69.00

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Majestic Hollywood

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Majestic Hollywood

Mark A Vieira

Film, TV & Radio

Paperback

<p>1939 was a watershed year. The Great Depression was barely over;; economics, politics, and culture braced for war. There... [more]

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Inspiring Fellini: Literary Collaborations Behind the Scenes

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Inspiring Fellini: Literary Collaborations Behind the Scenes

Federico Pacchioni

Film, TV & Radio; Individual film directors, film-makers

Paperback

Pacchioni explores the dynamics of Fellini's cinematic collaborations through analyses of the writers' independently produced... [more]

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Hollywood Exiles in Europe: The Blacklist and Cold War Film Culture

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Hollywood Exiles in Europe: The Blacklist and Cold War Film Culture

Rebecca Prime

Film, TV & Radio

Paperback

Rebecca Prime documents the untold story of the American directors, screenwriters, and actors who exiled themselves to Europe... [more]

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Dangerous Rhythm: Why Movie Musicals Matter

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Dangerous Rhythm: Why Movie Musicals Matter

Richard Barrios

Theatre Studies; Films, movies & cinema; Musicals

Hardback

Insightful, exuberant, and witty, Dangerous Rhythm offers a fresh, sometimes revolutionary take on a uniquely American institution:... [more]

$41.95

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

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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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Very Naughty Boys

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Very Naughty Boys

Michael Palin

Film, TV & Radio

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<p><b><i>The incredible, hilarious insider's story of Britain's favourite film company!&nbsp;</i></b></p> <p><span style="line-height:... [more]

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Documenting the Documentary: Close Readings of Documentary Film and Video

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Documenting the Documentary: Close Readings of Documentary Film and Video...

Bill Nichols

Film, TV & Radio; Documentary movies & films

Paperback

Essays on important documentary films from a wide range of critical and theoretical perspectives. [more]

$55.00

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Shock Value

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Shock Value

Jason Zinoman

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

Paperback

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

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Fred Zinnemann: And the Cinema of Resistance

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Fred Zinnemann: And the Cinema of Resistance

J. E. Smyth

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers

Hardback

Fred Zinnemann directed some of the most acclaimed and controversial films of the 20th century, yet he has been a shadowy... [more]

$92.00

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The Art of Dreamworks Animation

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The Art of Dreamworks Animation

Ramin Zahed, DreamWorks

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Animated movies & films; Digital animation

Hardback

A visual celebration of DreamWorks Animation's 20th anniversary, featuring concept art, pre-production designs and character... [more]

$59.95

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The Battle of the Sexes in French Cinema, 1930 1956

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The Battle of the Sexes in French Cinema, 1930 1956

Noel Burch, Genevieve Sellier

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Social & cultural history; Gender studies, gender groups

Paperback

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

$44.95

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

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

Simon Braund

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

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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The True History of the Blackadder: The Unadulterated Tale of the Creation of a Comedy Legend

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The True History of the Blackadder: The Unadulterated Tale of the Creation...

J. F. Roberts

Television; Society & Social Sciences; TV tie-in humour

Paperback

Offers an in-depth examination of the creation of a British institution like no other - arguably the greatest sitcom of all... [more]

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The James Bond Archives

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The James Bond Archives

TASCHEN

Film, TV & Radio

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Bond, James Bond. Since Sean Connery uttered those immortal words in 1962, the most dashing secret agent in the history of... [more]

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Raoul Walsh: The True Adventures of Hollywood's Legendary Director

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Raoul Walsh: The True Adventures of Hollywood's Legendary Director

Marilyn Ann Moss

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

Paperback

Raoul Walsh (1887--1980) was known as one of Hollywood's most adventurous, iconoclastic, and creative directors. He carved... [more]

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Garden of dreams: The life of Simone Signoret

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Garden of dreams: The life of Simone Signoret

Patricia A. DeMaio

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

Hardback

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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Doctor Who: The Vault

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Doctor Who: The Vault

Marcus Hearn

Television; Science fiction

Hardback

Drawing on unseen and iconic material from the BBC archive and private collectors, this book presents an unforgettable journey... [more]

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About Time 7: The Unauthorised Guide to Doctor Who (Series 1 to 2)

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About Time 7: The Unauthorised Guide to Doctor Who (Series 1 to 2)

Tat Wood, Dorothy Ali, Lars Pearson

Television; Science fiction; Space opera; Popular culture

Paperback

About Time vol. 7 continues an examination of the real-world social-political context in which each Doctor Who story was made,... [more]

$55.00

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Shakespeare for Screenwriters

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Shakespeare for Screenwriters

J.M. Evenson

Film, TV & Radio

Paperback

<p><i>Shakespeare for Screenwriters </i>is the first book to use Shakespeare‚??s works to examine the fundamentals of screenwriting.... [more]

$26.99

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Hollywood Costume

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Hollywood Costume

Deborah Nadoolman Landis

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Fashion & textiles: design; Film movie production: technical skills

Paperback

Now in paperback, this book celebrates the costume designer's contribution to the telling of cinematic story in 100 years... [more]

$49.99

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