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Individual actors & performers titles - 2,765 results

The Making of Markova - Diaghilev's Baby Ballerine to Groundbreaking Icon

The Making of Markova - Diaghilev's Baby Ballerine to Groundbreaking Icon...

Tina Sutton

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers; Ballet; Autobiography: general; Biography: arts & entertainment; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Gender studies: women; Black & Asian studies

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The story of one of the greatest ballerinas of the twentieth century, of her fortitude and reinvention, and of her journey... [more]

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Hollywood Frame by Frame: Behind the Scenes: Cinema's Unseen Contact Sheets

Hollywood Frame by Frame: Behind the Scenes: Cinema's Unseen Contact Sheets...

Karina Longworth

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema

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Collects the contact sheets from classic movies like The African Queen (1951), Some Like it Hot (1959), Taxi Driver (1976),... [more]

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David Jason: My Life

David Jason: My Life

David Jason

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

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Born the son of a Billingsgate market porter at the height of the Second World War, the author spent his early life dodging... [more]

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I Never Met a Story I Didn't Like: Mostly True Tall Tales

I Never Met a Story I Didn't Like: Mostly True Tall Tales

Todd Snider

Individual actors & performers; Music; Folk & traditional music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Humour

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I Never Met a Story I Didn't Like, which collects Todd Snider's stories in print for the first time, takes readers on a tour... [more]

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Blood and Circuses: An Irresponsible Memoir

Blood and Circuses: An Irresponsible Memoir

Lex Marinos

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography; Biography: general; Memoirs; Anthologies (non-poetry)

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From Kingswood Country to The Slap, and beyond - the warm, funny and surprising life of one of Australia's much-loved actors... [more]

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My Lunches with Orson: Conversations Between Henry Jaglom and Orson Welles

My Lunches with Orson: Conversations Between Henry Jaglom and Orson Welles...

Peter Biskind

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Film theory & criticism; Television; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Popular culture

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BASED ON LONG-LOST RECORDINGS, A SET OF RIVETING AND REVEALING CONVERSATIONS WITH AMERICA'S GREAT CULTURAL PROVOCATEUR There... [more]

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Dennis Hopper: The Wild Ride of a Hollywood Rebel

Dennis Hopper: The Wild Ride of a Hollywood Rebel

Peter L Winkler

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

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Now in paperback, Dennis Hopper: The Wild Ride of a Hollywood Rebel is the first book to cover the entire legendary life and... [more]

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Brando's Smile: His Life, Thought, and Work

Brando's Smile: His Life, Thought, and Work

Susan Mizruchi

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

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A groundbreaking work that reveals how Marlon Brando shaped his legacy in art and life. [more]

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The Friedkin Connection

The Friedkin Connection

William Friedkin

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

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He was a maverick of American cinema in the late 60s and 70s, one of the leading auteurs of the New Hollywood whose groundbreaking... [more]

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Vanessa - The Life of Vanessa Redgrave

Vanessa - The Life of Vanessa Redgrave

Dan Callahan

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

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In this first-ever biography of the woman many have called our greatest living actress, the formidable Vanessa Redgrave is... [more]

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Big, Beautiful and Sexy: My Journey from Idol to Showgirl - An Intensely Personal Story

Big, Beautiful and Sexy: My Journey from Idol to Showgirl - An Intensely...

Casey Donovan

Individual actors & performers; Rock & Pop music; Biography; Memoirs

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Thrust into the limelight in 2004 as the youngest ever winner of Australian Idol, Casey Donovan has experienced the best and... [more]

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Hello, Gorgeous: Becoming Barbra Streisand

Hello, Gorgeous: Becoming Barbra Streisand

William J Mann

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

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

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Audrey Hepburn: A Photographic Celebration

Audrey Hepburn: A Photographic Celebration

Suzanne Lander

Photography & photographs; Photographs: collections; Photographs: portraits; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema

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'I never understood what makes me so special, mused Audrey Hepburn. The daughter of a Dutc baroness, Hepburn first won international... [more]

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John Wayne: A Photographic Celebration

John Wayne: A Photographic Celebration

Marc Mompoint, Marc Mompoint

Photography & photographs; Photographs: collections; Photographs: portraits; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema

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John Wayne's name is synonymous with not only the tough cowboys of the Wild West, but also the all-American war hero. Rising... [more]

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Turning Point 1997-2008

Turning Point 1997-2008

Hayao Miyazaki

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Individual film directors, film-makers; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Languages & ESL

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A collection of essays, speeches, inteviews and reflections by the acclaimed filmaker Hayao Miyazaki. [more]

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Face the Music: A Life Exposed

Face the Music: A Life Exposed

Paul Stanley

Individual actors & performers; Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Face the Music by Paul Stanley has descriptive copy which is not yet available from the Publisher. [more]

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The Hiltons: A Family Dynasty

The Hiltons: A Family Dynasty

J. Randy Taraborrelli

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Biography: general; Biography: business & industry; Autobiography: business & industry; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Entrepreneurship

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From New York Times bestselling biographer J. Randy Taraborrelli comes an engrossing and revealing portrait of the Hilton... [more]

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John Wayne: the Life and Legend

John Wayne: the Life and Legend

Scott Eyman

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

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This revelatory biography shows how both the facts and fictions about John Wayne illuminate his singular life. [more]

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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan

The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan

Elia Kazan, Albert J. Devlin (Professor of English, University of Missouri, USA)

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: general; Biography: arts & entertainment; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Biography: historical, political & military; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; Politics & government

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This collection of nearly three hundred letters gives us the life of Elia Kazan unfiltered, with all the passion, vitality,... [more]

$62.00

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One Chance: A Memoir

One Chance: A Memoir

Paul Potts

Individual actors & performers; Television; Opera; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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A memoir by international opera star Paul Potts, winner of the first season of Britain's Got Talent [more]

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The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple and 1930s America

The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple and 1930s...

John F. Kasson

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history

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How the smile and fortitude of a child actress revived a nation. Her image appeared in periodicals and advertisements roughly... [more]

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Mary Poppins, She Wrote

Mary Poppins, She Wrote

Valerie Lawson

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Biography: general; Autobiography: general; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; Autobiography: literary; Gender studies: women

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The only comprehensive biography of P.L. Travers, the fascinating woman who created Mary Poppins, which inspired Disney's... [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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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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