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Individual actors & performers

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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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Bruce Lee: A Life

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Bruce Lee: A Life

Matthew Polly

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: sport; Oriental martial arts; Advocate - Performing Arts

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The first authoritative biography of film star Bruce Lee, who made martial arts a global phenomenon, bridged the divide between... [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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Robin

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Robin

Dave Itzkoff

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

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From New York Times culture reporter Dave Itzkoff, the definitive biography of Robin Williams - a compelling portrait of one... [more]

$18.99

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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]

$22.99

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Rebel Voices: Monologues for Women by Women: Celebrating 40 Years of Clean Break Theatre Company

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Rebel Voices: Monologues for Women by Women: Celebrating 40 Years of Clean...

Alice Birch, Linda Brogan, Deborah Bruce

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers

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Clean Break is a British theatre company set up in 1979 by two women in prison. It exists to tell the stories of women with... [more]

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Elegy for Emily: A Verse Biography of Emily Remler 1957-1990

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Elegy for Emily: A Verse Biography of Emily Remler 1957-1990

Geoff Page

Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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The short but remarkable career of American jazz guitarist, Emily Remler (1957-1990), ended with her death, amid still-disputed... [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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In Pieces

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In Pieces

Sally Field

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

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The intimate and inspiring memoir from Academy Award-winning actor Sally Field. [more]

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Lofty: My Life in Short: A Memoir

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Lofty: My Life in Short: A Memoir

Lofty Fulton, Lofty Fulton

Individual actors & performers; Television; Radio; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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A memoir of standing tall against the odds Australian voice-over artist Lofty Fulton knows what it's like to have the... [more]

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Je t'aime: The legendary love story of Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg

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Je t'aime: The legendary love story of Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg...

Veronique Mortaigne

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

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The lyrical retelling of a relationship that defined an age. [more]

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Hollywood Cats: Photographs From the John Kobal Foundation

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Hollywood Cats: Photographs From the John Kobal Foundation

Gareth Abbott, Simon Crocker

Photography & photographs; Individual photographers; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Cats as pets

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Over 100 wonderful images of Hollywood film stars from the Golden Age, photographed with cats of all shapes, size and breeds.... [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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Marlene Dietrich: The Life

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Marlene Dietrich: The Life

Maria Riva

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Dance & Performing arts; Biography: general; Biography: arts & entertainment; Gender studies: women

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The twenty-fifth anniversary edition of the landmark biography that tells the full-scale, riveting, and untold story of Marlene... [more]

$30.95

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Little Me: My life from A-Z

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Little Me: My life from A-Z

Matt Lucas

Individual actors & performers; Television; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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The hilarious, heart-warming and tear-jerking memoir from one of Britain's best-loved comedians and actors, Matt Lucas [more]

$22.99

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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]

$49.99

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Stan Lee: The Man Behind Marvel

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Stan Lee: The Man Behind Marvel

Bob Batchelor

Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; Fiction-related items

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This first true biography of Stan Lee is an eye-opening look at a pop culture visionary. This book traces Lee's life-from... [more]

$27.99

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Never Grow Up

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Never Grow Up

Jackie Chan

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Memoirs

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A candid, honest memoir from one of the most recognisable, influential, and beloved cinematic personalities in the world.... [more]

$35.00

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The Lady from the Black Lagoon: Hollywood Monsters and the Lost Legacy of Milicent Patrick

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The Lady from the Black Lagoon: Hollywood Monsters and the Lost Legacy of...

Mallory O'Meara

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

Hardback

The Lady from the Black Lagoon uncovers the life and work of Milicent Patrick -- one of Disney's first female animators and... [more]

$48.95

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Growing Up Fisher: Musings, Memories, and Misadventures

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Growing Up Fisher: Musings, Memories, and Misadventures

Joely Fisher

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

Paperback

Actress, director, entertainer Joely Fisher invites readers backstage, into the intimate world of her career and family with... [more]

$29.99

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Orson Welles Portfolio

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Orson Welles Portfolio

Simon Braund

Individual artists, art monographs; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Individual film directors, film-makers

Hardback

A lavish hardback containing Orson Welles' Portfolio, much of which has never been seen before. Orson Welles, famous as an... [more]

$69.99

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Dark Star: A Biography of Vivien Leigh

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Dark Star: A Biography of Vivien Leigh

Alan Strachan

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Social & cultural history

Hardback

Major new biography of the most iconic actress of the twentieth century [more]

$50.00

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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]

$39.99

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On The Road With Bill Clinton: Nelson Mandela, Kim Kardashian, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Tony Blair, Al Gore, Mike Tyson and More

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On The Road With Bill Clinton: Nelson Mandela, Kim Kardashian, Arnold Schwarzenegger,...

Max Markson

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

An ultimate peek behind... [more]

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Hollywood's Eve: Eve Babitz and the Secret History of L.A.

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Hollywood's Eve: Eve Babitz and the Secret History of L.A.

Lili Anolik

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; Popular culture

Hardback

An account of the birth, adolescence, and adulthood of 20th-century Hollywood through the vivid and unashamed life of Los... [more]

$47.95

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