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MGM

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MGM

Tino Balio (University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA)

Cinema industry

Paperback

The winner of the 2019 Peter C. Rollins Book Award This is the first comprehensive history of MGM from its origins in... [more]

$71.99

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World Cinema: A Critical Introduction

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World Cinema: A Critical Introduction

Shekhar Deshpande (Arcadia University, USA), Meta Mazaj (University of Pennsylvania, USA)

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Paperback

Includes bibliographical references and index. [more]

$60.99

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Nobody's Girl Friday: The Women Who Ran Hollywood

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Nobody's Girl Friday: The Women Who Ran Hollywood

J. E. Smyth (Professor of History, University of Warwick)

Film, TV & Radio; Film movie production: technical skills; Gender studies: women; Cinema industry

Hardback

The first comprehensive history of Hollywood's high-flying career women during the studio era, Nobody's Girl Friday covers... [more]

$47.95

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MGM

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MGM

Tino Balio (University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA)

Cinema industry

Hardback

The winner of the 2019 Peter C. Rollins Book Award This is the first comprehensive history of MGM from its origins in... [more]

$242.00

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The History of Cinema: A Very Short Introduction

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The History of Cinema: A Very Short Introduction

Geoffrey Nowell-Smith (Honorary Professorial Fellow in the School of History at Queen Mary, University of London)

Films, movies & cinema; Social & cultural history; Cinema industry

Paperback

In this Very Short Introduction Geoffrey Nowell-Smith defines the field of cinema, and explores its fascinating history within... [more]

$16.95

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The Producer's Business Handbook: The Roadmap for the Balanced Film Producer

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The Producer's Business Handbook: The Roadmap for the Balanced Film Producer...

Anne Marie Gillen, Anne Marie Gillen

Film movie production: technical skills; International business; Cinema industry

Paperback

Provides a model for making a business of independent filmmaking. This book gives you an understanding of the business of... [more]

$79.99

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World Cinema: A Critical Introduction

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World Cinema: A Critical Introduction

Shekhar Deshpande (Arcadia University, USA), Meta Mazaj (University of Pennsylvania, USA)

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Hardback

Includes bibliographical references and index. [more]

$189.00

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Film Policy in a Globalised Cultural Economy

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Film Policy in a Globalised Cultural Economy

John Hill (Royal Holloway University, London, UK), Nobuko Kawashima (Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan)

Films, movies & cinema; Cultural studies; Media studies; Cinema industry

Hardback

The past two decades have witnessed major changes in film industries worldwide in response to both economic globalisation... [more]

$252.00

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Streaming, Sharing, Stealing: Big Data and the Future of Entertainment

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Streaming, Sharing, Stealing: Big Data and the Future of Entertainment

Michael D. Smith (Carnegie Mellon University), Rahul Telang (Carnegie Mellon University)

Media studies; Cinema industry; Radio & television industry

Paperback

How big data is transforming the creative industries, and how those industries can use lessons from Netflix, Amazon, and Apple... [more]

$45.99

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A Star is Born: The Moment an Actress becomes an Icon

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A Star is Born: The Moment an Actress becomes an Icon

George Tiffin

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Gender studies: women; Cinema industry

Hardback

A celebration of the world's greatest movie actresses - from the stars of the golden age to the icons of cinema's second century... [more]

$39.99

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The Producer's Business Handbook: The Roadmap for the Balanced Film Producer

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The Producer's Business Handbook: The Roadmap for the Balanced Film Producer...

Anne Marie Gillen, Anne Marie Gillen

Film movie production: technical skills; International business; Cinema industry

Hardback

Provides a model for making a business of independent filmmaking. This book gives you an understanding of the business of... [more]

$284.00

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Hollywood's Spies: The Undercover Surveillance of Nazis in Los Angeles

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Hollywood's Spies: The Undercover Surveillance of Nazis in Los Angeles

Laura B. Rosenzweig

History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Fascism & Nazism; Cinema industry

Hardback

Tells the remarkable story of the Jewish moguls in Hollywood who established the first anti-Nazi Jewish resistance organization... [more]

$65.99

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Voices of Labor: Creativity, Craft, and Conflict in Global Hollywood

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Voices of Labor: Creativity, Craft, and Conflict in Global Hollywood

Dr. Michael Curtin, PhD, Kevin Sanson

Films, movies & cinema; Media studies; Cinema industry; Industrial relations

Paperback

Motion pictures are made, not mass produced, requiring a remarkable collection of skills, self-discipline, and sociality-all... [more]

$56.99

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Exception Taken: How France Has Defied Hollywood's New World Order

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Exception Taken: How France Has Defied Hollywood's New World Order

Jonathan Buchsbaum

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Paperback

Jonathan Buchsbaum examines the movements that have emerged in opposition to the homogenizing force of Hollywood in global... [more]

$75.00

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Ike Ude Nollywood Portraits: A Radical Beauty

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Ike Ude Nollywood Portraits: A Radical Beauty

Ike Ude, Sarah Nuttall, Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Photographs: portraits; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Hardback

The history and development of the Nigerian motion picture industry is sometimes generally classified in four main eras: the... [more]

$115.00

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Jaws In Space: Powerful Pitching for Film & TV Screenwriters

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Jaws In Space: Powerful Pitching for Film & TV Screenwriters

Charles B. Harris

Screenwriting techniques; Cinema industry

Paperback

Two screenwriters once walked into a Hollywood producer's office and said three words: Jaws in space. Those three words won... [more]

$32.99

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Disney A To Z (fifth Edition): The Official Encyclopedia

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Disney A To Z (fifth Edition): The Official Encyclopedia

Dave Smith

Films, movies & cinema; Reference works; Cinema industry

Hardback

Updated with 10 more years of history! [more]

$75.00

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The Movie Business Book

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The Movie Business Book

Jason E. Squire

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Paperback

Offers a comprehensive overview of the film industry. This work covers the nuts-and-bolts of financing, revenue streams, marketing,... [more]

$75.99

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How Star Wars Conquered the Universe: The Past, Present, and Future of a Multibillion Dollar Franchise

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How Star Wars Conquered the Universe: The Past, Present, and Future of a...

Chris Taylor

Film & movie: styles & genres; Popular culture; Cinema industry

Paperback

Forty years and $37 billion later, on the eve of EPISODE VII, the first complete history of STAR WARS - from Lucas's early... [more]

$24.99

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Sell Your Story in A Single Sentence: Advice from the Front Lines of Hollywood

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Sell Your Story in A Single Sentence: Advice from the Front Lines of Hollywood...

Lane Shefter Bishop

Film movie scripts & screenplays; Cinema industry; Advice on careers & achieving success

Paperback

Every writing project has one thing in common-they all start with a single sentence. Writers constantly struggle to answer... [more]

$23.95

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The Movie Business Book

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The Movie Business Book

Jason E. Squire

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Hardback

Offers a comprehensive overview of the film industry. This work covers the nuts-and-bolts of financing, revenue streams, marketing,... [more]

$231.00

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Precarious Creativity: Global Media, Local Labor

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Precarious Creativity: Global Media, Local Labor

Dr. Michael Curtin, PhD, Kevin Sanson

Media studies; Sociology: work & labour; Labour economics; Cinema industry

Paperback

Examines the seismic changes confronting media workers in an age of globalization and corporate conglomeration. This anthology... [more]

$66.00

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Trumbo: A Biography of the Oscar-Winning Screenwriter Who Broke the Hollywood Blacklist (Film Tie-In)

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Trumbo: A Biography of the Oscar-Winning Screenwriter Who Broke the Hollywood...

Bruce Cook

Films, movies & cinema; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Cinema industry

Paperback

Dalton Trumbo was the central figure of the infamous 'Hollywood Ten,' the screenwriters who, during the McCarthy era, were... [more]

$21.99

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Producing and Directing the Short Film and Video

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Producing and Directing the Short Film and Video

Peter Rea (Associate Professor of the Undergraduate Film and Television Department at New York University, Tisch School of the Arts), David K. Irving (Associate Professor in the Film and Television Department at New York University, Tisch School of the Arts)

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry; Radio & television industry

Paperback

This work illustrates, in detail, the steps involved in pre-production, production, post-production, and distribution of a... [more]

$110.00

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Orienting Hollywood: A Century of Film Culture between Los Angeles and Bombay

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Orienting Hollywood: A Century of Film Culture between Los Angeles and Bombay...

Nitin Govil

Cinema industry

Paperback

A new understanding of the culturally rich and historic relationship between... [more]

$54.99

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