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Hollywood, the Pentagon and Washington: The Movies and National Security from World War II to the Present Day

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Hollywood, the Pentagon and Washington: The Movies and National Security...

Jean-Michel Valantin

International relations; Cinema industry

Hardback

A concerned investigation of the curious relationship between Hollywood and the US Department of Defense that exposes some... [more]

$115.00

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Bollywood Dreams: An Exploration of the Motion Picture Industry and its Culture in India

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Bollywood Dreams: An Exploration of the Motion Picture Industry and its...

Nasreen Munni Kabir, Jonathan Torgovnik

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Paperback

A behind-the-scenes look at the Indian film industry. [more]

$35.00

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The Insider's Guide to Film Finance

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The Insider's Guide to Film Finance

Philip Alberstat (Partner at law firm Osborne Clarke, London, UK)

Cinema industry

Paperback

Demystifies the legal and commercial implications of a film from start to finish. This book provides a survey of each of the... [more]

$83.99

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Postsocialist Cinema in Post-Mao China: The Cultural Revolution after the Cultural Revolution

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Postsocialist Cinema in Post-Mao China: The Cultural Revolution after the...

Chris Berry

Films, movies & cinema; Film theory & criticism; Asian history; Cultural studies; Media studies; Marxism & Communism; Cinema industry

Hardback

Determines whether the cycle of films produced after the fall of the Gang of Four in the People's China in 1976, and representing... [more]

$231.00

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European Film Industries

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European Film Industries

Anne Jackel

Films, movies & cinema; Media studies; Cinema industry

Paperback

Key areas of critical debate are highlighted, including private and public financing, co-production, film policy, links between... [more]

$52.95

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What Just Happened?: Bitter Hollywood Tales from the Front Line

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What Just Happened?: Bitter Hollywood Tales from the Front Line

Art Linson

Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Cinema industry

Paperback

A tale of what it is to make movies, this book explores, at close range, finicky directors, clueless executives, shameless... [more]

$24.95

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Hollywood Economics: How Extreme Uncertainty Shapes the Film Industry

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Hollywood Economics: How Extreme Uncertainty Shapes the Film Industry

Arthur De Vany (University of California Irvine, USA)

Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Cinema industry

Paperback

Movies expected to perform well can flop, whilst independent movies with low budgets can be wildly successful. In this text,... [more]

$98.99

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British Cinema of the 1950s: The Decline of Deference

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British Cinema of the 1950s: The Decline of Deference

Sue Harper (Professor of Film History, University of Portsmouth), Vincent Porter (Professor of Mass Communications and Director of the Research Centre, School of Media, Arts and Design, University of Westminster)

Film theory & criticism; Social & cultural history; Cultural studies; Popular culture; Cinema industry

Hardback

In this history of 1950s British cinema, Sue Harper and Vincent Porter draw on previously unknown archive material to chart... [more]

$334.95

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Hollywood Economics: How Extreme Uncertainty Shapes the Film Industry

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Hollywood Economics: How Extreme Uncertainty Shapes the Film Industry

Arthur De Vany (University of California Irvine, USA)

Economic theory & philosophy; Cinema industry

Hardback

Movies expected to perform well can flop, whilst independent movies with low budgets can be wildly successful. In this text,... [more]

$294.00

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Selling Hollywood to the World: US and European Struggles for Mastery of the Global Film Industry, 1920-1950

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Selling Hollywood to the World: US and European Struggles for Mastery of...

John Trumpbour (Harvard University, Massachusetts)

Film theory & criticism; Cinema industry

Hardback

The global expansion of Hollywood and American popular culture in the first decades of the twentieth century met with strong... [more]

$169.95

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Hitchcock at Work

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Hitchcock at Work

Bill Krohn

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

Paperback

A behind-the-scenes examination of the work of director Alfred Hitchcock (1899-1980). [more]

$45.00

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A Million and One Nights: A History of the Motion Picture

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A Million and One Nights: A History of the Motion Picture

Terry Ramsaye

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Hardback

Published in the year 1964, A Million and One Nights is a valuable contribution o the field of History. [more]

$231.00

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Odeon Cinemas Volume 1: Oscar Deutsch Entertains our Nation

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Odeon Cinemas Volume 1: Oscar Deutsch Entertains our Nation

Allen Eyles

Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; Films, movies & cinema; History: specific events & topics; Cinema industry

Paperback

This first volume about the history of Odeon cinemas in Britain traces its creation in the 1930s and its evolution to the... [more]

$53.95

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Exhibition, The Film Reader

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Exhibition, The Film Reader

Ina Rae Hark

Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; Cinema industry

Paperback

From the kinetoscope, designed for use by one viewer at a time, to the lavish movie palaces of Hollywood's golden era, the... [more]

$58.99

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Bollywood Cinema: Temples of Desire

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Bollywood Cinema: Temples of Desire

Vijay Mishra

Film theory & criticism; Media studies; Cinema industry; Legal profession: general

Paperback

Mishra argues that Indian film production and reception is shaped by the desire for national community and a pan-Indian culture.... [more]

$65.99

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Moviegoing in America: A Sourcebook in the History of Film Exhibition

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Moviegoing in America: A Sourcebook in the History of Film Exhibition

Gregory A. Waller

Films, movies & cinema; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Cultural studies; Cinema industry

Paperback

This diverse collection of material about the history of film exhibition in the United States documents and enlivens the history... [more]

$85.95

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Hollywood and Anti-Semitism: A Cultural History up to World War II

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Hollywood and Anti-Semitism: A Cultural History up to World War II

Steven Alan Carr (Purdue University, Indiana)

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Jewish studies; Cinema industry

Paperback

Examines the role of American Jews in the entertainment industry. Steven Carr reconceptualizes Jewish involvement in Hollywood... [more]

$47.95

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Mirror

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Mirror

Natasha Synessios

Film theory & criticism; Film movie scripts & screenplays; Freedom of information & freedom of speech; Cinema industry

Paperback

Mirror lies at the centre of Russian director Tarkovsky's oeuvre, being his most complex and autobiographical film. This... [more]

$34.99

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Moviegoing in America: A Sourcebook in the History of Film Exhibition

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Moviegoing in America: A Sourcebook in the History of Film Exhibition

Gregory A. Waller

Films, movies & cinema; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Cultural studies; Cinema industry

Hardback

This diverse collection of material about the history of film exhibition in the United States documents and enlivens the history... [more]

$228.95

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Managing in the Media

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Managing in the Media

William Houseley, Tom Nicholls (Tom Nicholls is a Senior Lecturer in Media Theory at the University of Lincolnshire and Humberside.), Ron Southwell

Film, TV & Radio; Media studies; Management & management techniques; Cinema industry

Paperback

It amalgamates cultural theories, film and television analysis, management theories and media practice into a text to provide... [more]

$131.00

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Reel Racism: Confronting Hollywood's Construction Of Afro-american Culture

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Reel Racism: Confronting Hollywood's Construction Of Afro-american Culture...

Vincent F. Rocchio

Social discrimination; Ethnic studies; Anthropology; Cinema industry

Paperback

Analyzes specific films to demonstrate how they participate in the process of racism. [more]

$75.99

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More Than A Movie: Ethics In Entertainment

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More Than A Movie: Ethics In Entertainment

Miguel Valenti

Ethics & moral philosophy; Cinema industry; Radio & television industry

Hardback

Starting with the pivotal question, does media influence society? , Miguel Valenti and a host of film-industry contributors... [more]

$196.00

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British Cinema, Past and Present

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British Cinema, Past and Present

Justine Ashby, Andrew Higson

Films, movies & cinema; Cultural studies; Cinema industry

Paperback

British Cinema brings together leading international scholars to investigate the rich diversity of Britain's film production,... [more]

$54.99

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British Cinema, Past and Present

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British Cinema, Past and Present

Justine Ashby, Andrew Higson

Films, movies & cinema; Cultural studies; Cinema industry

Hardback

British Cinema brings together leading international scholars to investigate the rich diversity of Britain's film production,... [more]

$187.00

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On Screen Rivals: Cinema and Television in the United States and Britain

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On Screen Rivals: Cinema and Television in the United States and Britain...

Jane Stokes

Films, movies & cinema; Television; Media studies; Cinema industry; Radio & television industry

Paperback

A look at the relationship between the film and television industries in Britain and America, charting the changes in the... [more]

$80.95

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