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Films, movies & cinema

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Nicole Kidman

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Nicole Kidman

Pam Cook (University of Southampton, UK)

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

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Pam Cook's study of the star persona of Nicole Kidman traces Kidman's career trajectory through an examination of her (sometimes... [more]

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State of the Union: A Marriage in Ten Parts

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State of the Union: A Marriage in Ten Parts

Nick Hornby

Film movie scripts & screenplays; Fiction & Literature

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Tom and Louise meet in the pub opposite their counsellor's office ten minutes before their session is about to start. Their... [more]

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Wild and Crazy Guys: How the Comedy Mavericks of the '80s Changed Hollywood Forever

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Wild and Crazy Guys: How the Comedy Mavericks of the '80s Changed Hollywood...

Nick de Semlyen

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

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The definitive account of the kings of comedy who ruled eighties Hollywood. [more]

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Screen Culture: A Global History

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Screen Culture: A Global History

Richard Butsch

Film theory & criticism; Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Impact of science & technology on society

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Richard Butsch's expansive historical synthesis integrates social, economic, and political history to offer a comprehensive... [more]

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Blowing the Bloody Doors Off: And Other Lessons in Life

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Blowing the Bloody Doors Off: And Other Lessons in Life

Michael Caine

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

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Hollywood legend and British national treasure Michael Caine shares the wisdom, stories, insight and skills that life has... [more]

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Star Wars: The Best of the Original Trilogy

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Star Wars: The Best of the Original Trilogy

Titan Comics

Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction; Reference works

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The making of the Star Wars original trilogy, as told by the cast and crew. The iconic characters from the original Star Wars... [more]

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Partners in Suspense: Critical Essays on Bernard Herrmann and Alfred Hitchcock

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Partners in Suspense: Critical Essays on Bernard Herrmann and Alfred Hitchcock...

Steven Rawle, Kevin Donnelly

Film, TV & Radio; Individual film directors, film-makers; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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A compelling collection that looks at one of the most famed director-composer collaborations in film history. -- . [more]

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30-Second Cinema: The 50 most important ideas, genres, and people in the history of movie-making, each explained in half a minute

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30-Second Cinema: The 50 most important ideas, genres, and people in the...

Pamela Hutchinson

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism

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30-Second Cinema offers an immersion course, served up in neat, entertaining shorts. These 50 topics deal with cinema's beginnings,... [more]

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Groucho Marx: The Comedy of Existence

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Groucho Marx: The Comedy of Existence

Lee Siegel

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

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A trenchant examination of an iconic American figure that explores the cultural and psychological roots of his comic genius... [more]

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Bohemian Rhapsody

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Bohemian Rhapsody

Owen Williams

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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Bohemian Rhapsody: The Inside Story is the official book of the Twentieth Century Fox and Queen epic movie Bohemian Rhapsody.... [more]

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Film Noir: A Very Short Introduction

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Film Noir: A Very Short Introduction

James Naremore

Film, TV & Radio; Individual film directors, film-makers; Film & movie: styles & genres

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James Naremore introduces film noir, highlighting key themes, films, and styles, and exploring why the genre is so difficult... [more]

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The Craft of Scene Writing: Beat by Beat to a Better Script

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The Craft of Scene Writing: Beat by Beat to a Better Script

Jim Mercurio

Films, movies & cinema; Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Screenwriting techniques

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A professional screenwriter's master class in writing the most critical and challenging script element the individual scene.... [more]

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Feel Free: Essays

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Feel Free: Essays

Zadie Smith

Film movie guides & reviews; Music reviews & criticism; Literary essays; Reportage & collected journalism; Literary companions

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Arranged into four sections--In the World, In the Audience, On the Bookshelf, and Feel Free--this collection poses questions... [more]

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From Caligari to Hitler: A Psychological History of the German Film

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From Caligari to Hitler: A Psychological History of the German Film

Siegfried Kracauer

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; Media studies

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A study of the cinematic history of the Weimar Republic. It examines German history from 1921 to 1933 in light of such movies... [more]

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Beyond the Thirty-Nine Steps: A Life of John Buchan

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Beyond the Thirty-Nine Steps: A Life of John Buchan

Ursula Buchan

Films, movies & cinema; Biography; Biography: literary; Memoirs

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John Buchan's name is known across the world for The Thirty-Nine Steps. In the past hundred years the classic thriller has... [more]

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Antisemitism in Film Comedy in Nazi Germany

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Antisemitism in Film Comedy in Nazi Germany

Valerie Weinstein

Film theory & criticism; History; Jewish studies; Humour

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Today many Germans remain nostalgic about classic film comedies created during the 1930s, viewing them as a part of the... [more]

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Men in Black Films: The Official Visual Companion to the Films

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Men in Black Films: The Official Visual Companion to the Films

Lisa Fitzpatrick, Sharon Gosling

Film movie guides & reviews; Fiction-related items

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Men in Black: The Official Visual Companion to the Films is the first book to cover all four films, including Men in Black... [more]

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Star Wars Insider: The Saga Begins

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Star Wars Insider: The Saga Begins

Titan

Film movie production: technical skills; Science fiction

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A new Star Wars Insider collection, featuring content previously printed in the Star Wars Insider magazine. [more]

$37.99

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Flip Side of Alien (Flip the Pages)

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Flip Side of Alien (Flip the Pages)

Little White Lies

Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items; Parodies & spoofs

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What happens when lolcats meet Ridley Scott?<br /><br />This comic spin... [more]

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The Innocence of Memories

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The Innocence of Memories

Orhan Pamuk

Film theory & criticism; Memoirs

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The Innocence of Memories is an important addition to the oeuvre of Nobel Prize-winning author Orhan Pamuk. Comprised of the... [more]

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Big Picture: The Fight for the Future of Movies

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Big Picture: The Fight for the Future of Movies

Ben Fritz

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

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The stunning metamorphosis of twenty-first-century Hollywood and what lies ahead for the art and commerce of film [more]

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Australia's Sweetheart: The amazing story of forgotten Hollywood star Mary Maguire

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Australia's Sweetheart: The amazing story of forgotten Hollywood star Mary...

Michael Adams

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

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This is the fascinating story of Mary Maguire, a 1930s Australian ingenue who sailed for Hollywood and a fabulous life, only... [more]

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Art of Toy Story 4

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Art of Toy Story 4

Josh Cooley

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Animated movies & films

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The Art of Toy Story 4 offers exclusive access to the intricate creative process and brilliant minds behind the next film... [more]

$75.00

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A Life in Movies

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A Life in Movies

Winkler Irwin

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

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Shares the life and career of the producer, writer, and director charting the changes in Hollywood over the decades. [more]

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Douglas Fairbanks: The Fourth Musketeer

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Douglas Fairbanks: The Fourth Musketeer

Ralph Hancock, Letitia Fairbanks

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Individual film directors, film-makers; Film movie scripts & screenplays

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Few people have been so important and influential in Hollywood history than Douglas Fairbanks, Sr., and who better than Douglas'... [more]

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