LIGHT AND NOIR: EXILES AND EMIGRES IN HOLLYWOOD 1933-1950
LIGHT & NOIR: Exiles and Emigres in Hollywood, 1933-1950 Paperbackby Doris Berger (Author)Publisher ‏ : ‎ Skirball Cultural Center (January 1, 2014)ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 097042955XISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0970429551   Light & noir : exiles and émigrés in Hollywood,...
$25.00
THE WOMEN WHO BUILT HOLLYWOOD: 12 TRAILBLAZERS IN FRONT OF AND BEHIND THE CAMERA
The Women Who Built Hollywood: 12 Trailblazers in Front of and Behind the Camera Hardcover – May 16, 2023 by Susan Goldman Rubin (Author)Discover the electrifying untold stories of the pioneering and groundbreaking women of Old Hollywood in this nonfiction...
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VIVA HOLLYWOOD: THE LEGACY OF LATIN AND HISPANIC ARTISTS IN AMERICAN FILM
Viva Hollywood: The Legacy of Latin and Hispanic Artists in American Film (Turner Classic Movies) Hardcover – September 13, 2022 by Luis I. Reyes (Author), Jimmy Smits (Foreword)   Through an authoritative narrative and lavish photography, this is an in-depth...
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THE STORY OF DISNEY: 100 YEARS OF WONDER
The Story of Disney: 100 Years of Wonder Hardcover – March 7, 2023by John Baxter (Author) The Walt Disney Company honors its 100th anniversary in 2023. As part of the festivities, this must-have coffee table book showcases the company's history...
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AN EMPIRE OF THEIR OWN: HOW THE JEWS INVENTED HOLLYWOOD
An Empire of Their Own: How the Jews Invented Hollywood Paperback – September 8, 1989by Neal Gabler (Author)A provocative, original, and richly entertaining group biography of the Jewish immigrants who were the moving forces behind the creation of America's motion...
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EARLY HOLLYWOOD
The image of Hollywood often translates as some otherworldly dreamscape filled with fantastic lives and fantasy fulfillment. The real deal was carved from the Southern California desert as an outpost northwest of Los Angeles. The movie industry arrived when tumbleweeds...
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EARLY WARNER BROS. STUDIOS
Early Warner Bros. Studios (Images of America) Paperback – July 26, 2010by E.J. Stephens (Author), Marc Wanamaker (Author) Since 1928, Warner Bros. has produced thousands of beloved films and television shows at the studio's magical 110-acre film factory in Burbank....
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THEATRES IN LOS ANGELES
Los Angeles and the movies grew up together, and a natural extension of the picture business was the premium presentation of the product--the biggest, best, and brightest theatres imaginable. The magnificent movie palaces along Broadway in downtown Los Angeles still...
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MOVIE STUDIOS OF CULVER CITY
After watching pioneer filmmaker Thomas Ince film one of his famous Westerns on Ballona Creek, city founder Harry Culver saw the economic base for his city. Culver announced plans for the city in 1913 and attracted three major movie studios...
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EARLY PARAMOUNT STUDIOS
Early Paramount Studios (Images of America)by E.J. Stephens , Michael Christaldi, et al. | Jul 15, 2013   For over 100 years, Paramount Pictures has been captivating movie and television audiences worldwide with its alluring imagery and compelling stories. Arising...
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100 AMERICAN HORROR FILMS
100 American Horror Films (BFI Screen Guides)by Barry Keith GrantIn 100 American Horror Films, Barry Keith Grant presents entries on 100 films from one of American cinema's longest-standing, most diverse and most popular genres, representing its rich history from the...
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PARAMOUNT STUDIOS: 1940-2000
The fascinating tale of Hollywood powerhouse Paramount Pictures--beginning with its birth in the 1910s through the turbulent decade of the 1930s--was told in Early Paramount Studios by Marc Wanamaker, Michael Christaldi, and E.J. Stephens. Now the same authors are back...
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HOLLYWOOD CHINESE: THE CHINESE IN AMERICAN FEATURE FILMS
Academy Member Recommended: "HOLLYWOOD CHINESE is a book I adore and cherish because it reminds me that we have indeed had a deep and abiding influence on Hollywood, even if our portrayal has often been troubled.   Author Arthur Dong beautifully...
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MOVIES OF THE 1990S, 2ND ED.
100 Movies of the 1990s Hardcover – November 4, 2022by Jürgen Müller (Editor)The last decade of the 20th century consolidated once again the fascinating power of the silver screen, both by looking to the future and drawing on the past....
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MOVIES OF THE 2000S, 2ND ED.
100 Movies of the 2000s Hardcover – November 4, 2022by Jürgen Müller (Editor)Our Movies series enters the 21st century with this definitive lineup of the 100 most important films made during the 2000s, an age of evergreen franchises, historical epics,...
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MOVIES OF THE 1980S, 2ND ED.
100 Movies of the 1980s Hardcover – November 4, 2022by Jürgen Müller (Editor)From Aliens to Amadeus, get your fill of 1980s nostalgia with this movie bible of all things bold, bizarre, and boisterous. We've diligently compiled a list of the...
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100 ESSENTIAL INDIAN FILMS
100 Essential Indian Films (National Cinemas)by Rohit K. Dasgupta (Author), Sangeeta Datta (Author) Although the motion picture industry in India is one of the oldest and largest in the world—with literally thousands of productions released each year—films from that country...
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FILM: 100 IDEAS THAT CHANGED FILM
100 Ideas that Changed Film: (A concise resource covering movie concepts, technologies, techniques and movements) Paperback – August 6, 2019 by David Parkinson (Author) 100 Ideas that Changed Film chronicles the most influential ideas that have shaped film since its...
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REGENERATION: BLACK CINEMA, 1898–1971
Edited with text by Doris Berger, Rhea L. Combs. Foreword by Whoopi Goldberg. Text by Donald Bogle, Cara Caddoo, Terri Simone Francis, Michael Boyce Gillespie, J. Raúl Guzmán, Shola Lynch, Ron Magliozzi, Ellen C. Scott, Jacqueline N. StewartDesigned by Eddie...
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MASTERS OF MAKE-UP EFFECTS
Masters of Make-Up Effects: A Century of Practical Magic Hardcover – September 20, 2022by Howard Berger (Author), Marshall Julius (Author), Seth MacFarlane (Afterword), Guillermo del Toro (Foreword) ABOUT THE BOOK: Dive into the fascinating world of movie make-up effects with...
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STAR WARS, VOL. 1
Star Wars exploded onto our cinema screens in 1977, and the world has not been the same since. After watching depressing and cynical movies throughout the early 1970s, audiences enthusiastically embraced the positive energy of the Star Wars galaxy as...
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THE COEN BROTHERS: THIS BOOK REALLY TIES THE FILMS TOGETHER
From such cult hits as Raising Arizona (1987) and The Big Lebowski (1998) to major critical darlings Fargo (1996), No Country for Old Men (2007), and Inside Llewyn Davis (2013), Ethan and Joel Coen have cultivated a bleakly comical, instantly...
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LABYRINTH THE ULTIMATE VISUAL HISTORY
Labyrinth: The Ultimate Visual History Hardcover – October 18, 2016by Paula M Block (Author), Terry J Erdmann (Author), Brian Henson (Introduction),Labyrinth: The Ultimate Visual History is the definitive thirtieth-anniversary exploration of the beloved Jim Henson classic, featuring rare artwork, interviews,...
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KUBRICK ARCHIVES
In 1968, when Stanley Kubrick was asked to comment on the metaphysical significance of 2001: A Space Odyssey, he replied: “It’s not a message I ever intended to convey in words. 2001 is a nonverbal experience… I tried to create...
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STARTING POINT: 1979-1996
Japan's most popular filmmaker speaks on life, love, and the world of anime.The Starting Point...of the Greatest Career in Animation HistoryIn the first two decades of his career, filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki laid the groundwork for his legendary movies. Starting Point is a...
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HOLLYWOOD BLACK: THE STARS, THE FILMS, THE FILMMAKERS
Hollywood Black: The Stars, the Films, the Filmmakers (Turner Classic Movies) Hardcover – May 7, 2019by Donald Bogle (Author), Turner Classic Movies (Author), John Singleton (Foreword)   Academy Member Recommended: "Since I was a little girl, I have been in...
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THE SHORT STORY OF FILM
The Short Story of Film: A Pocket Guide to Key Genres, Films, Techniques and Movements – March 31, 2020 by Ian Hayden Smith (Author) The Short Story of Film is a new and innovative introduction to the art of film-making....
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ADRIAN: A LIFETIME OF MOVIE GLAMOUR, ART AND HIGH FASHION
From ruby slippers to fashion runways, Adrian: A Lifetime of Movie Glamour, Art and High Fashion is a visual celebration of the life and work of the man behind some of the most memorable fashions of Hollywood's golden age.This book...
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AGNES VARDA BETWEEN FILM, PHOTOGRAPHY, AND ART
Agnes Varda between Film, Photography, and Art Paperback – October 17, 2017by Rebecca J. DeRoo (Author)Agnès Varda is a prolific film director, photographer, and artist whose cinematic career spans more than six decades. Today she is best known as the...
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A LIFE IN MOVIES: STORIES FROM 50 YEARS IN HOLLYWOOD
A Life in Movies: Stories from 50 years in Hollywood Hardcover – May 7, 2019by Irwin Winkler   A rollicking autobiography from the legendary producer of Goodfellas, Rocky, and Raging Bull, and an insider’s account of making movies in Hollywood...
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HORROR CINEMA
Get ready to quake in fear with this revised and expanded edition of our history of horror cinema. This chilling volume packs 640 pages full with the finest slashers, ghosts, zombies, cannibals, and more, curating the very creepiest screen creations...
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CAMERA MAN: BUSTER KEATON, THE DAWN OF CINEMA, AND THE INVENTION OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
Camera Man: Buster Keaton, the Dawn of Cinema, and the Invention of the Twentieth Century Hardcover – January 25, 2022by Dana Stevens (Author)In this genre-defying work of cultural history, the chief film critic of Slate places comedy legend and acclaimed...
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THE STAR WARS ARCHIVES, VOL 2 1999-2005 XXL EDITION
The Star Wars Archives. 1999–2005 Hardcover – November 30, 2020by Paul Duncan (Author), TASCHEN (Editor)From the moment Star Wars burst onto the screen in 1977, audiences have been in equal parts fascinated and appalled by the half-man/half-machine hybrid Darth Vader....
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ALFRED HITCHCOCK: CINEMA ON THE EDGE OF NOTHING
Behind the scenes of some of the 20th century’s greatest movies with the Master of Suspense“If you make a bomb go off, the audience has a shock that lasts 10 seconds,” said Alfred Hitchcock. “But if you simply tell them...
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MAGIC TIME: MY LIFE IN HOLLYWOOD
“Is there anybody that Hawk Koch hasn’t worked with? Magic Time should be required reading for three types of people. One, those starting in show business, two, those that have been in show business for a long time, and three, everyone else....
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THE MOVIE ART OF SYD MEAD
The Movie Art of Syd Mead: Visual Futurist Hardcover – Illustrated, September 19, 2017by Syd Mead (Author)Syd Mead is one of the most accomplished and widely respected artists and industrial designers alive today. His career boasts an incredible array of...
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BOLLYWOOD SUPERSTARS: A SHORT STORY OF INDIAN CINEMA
Bollywood Superstars: A Short Story of Indian Cinema Paperback – March 21, 2023by Julien Rousseau (Editor), Hélène Kessous (Editor), Mohamed Khalifa Al Mubarak (Foreword), Hervé Barbaret (Foreword), Emmanuel Kasarhérou (Foreword), Sandra Lagumina (Foreword), Souraya Noujaim (Foreword), Manuel Rabaté (Foreword), Amandine...
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THE CINEMA OF AGNES VARDA: RESISTANCE AND ECLECTICISM
The Cinema of Agnès Varda: Resistance and Eclecticism (Directors' Cuts) Paperback – Illustrated, May 20, 2014by Delphine Benezet (Author)Agnès Varda, a pioneer of the French New Wave, has been making radical films for over half a century. Many of these...
$27.00
STAR WARS ARCHIVES 1999-2005
The Star Wars Archives. 1999–2005. 40th Ed. Hardcover – January 17, 2023by Paul Duncan (Author) From the moment Star Wars burst onto the screen in 1977, audiences have been in equal parts fascinated and appalled by the half-man/half-machine hybrid Darth...
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A LITTLE DEVIL IN AMERICA
A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance Hardcover – March 30, 2021by Hanif Abdurraqib NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST • A sweeping, genre-bending “masterpiece” (Minneapolis Star Tribune) exploring Black art, music, and culture in all their glory...
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PICTURING INDIANS: NATIVE AMERICANS IN FILM, 1941-1960
Standing at the intersection of Native history, labor, and representation, Picturing Indians presents a vivid portrait of the complicated experiences of Native actors on the sets of midcentury Hollywood Westerns. This behind-the-scenes look at costuming, makeup, contract negotiations, and union...
$65.00
WOODSTOCK: AN INSIDE LOOK AT THE MOVIE THAT SHOOK UP THE WORLD AND DEFINED A GENERATION
In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Woodstock, this brand-new photo book goes behind the scenes of the hit documentary film WoodstockWhere were you in the summer of '69? During these tumultuous times, the war was raging; Ali had been stripped...
$40.00
COLORS OF FILM: THE STORY OF CINEMA IN 50 PALETTES
Colors of Film: The Story of Cinema in 50 Palettes Hardcover – March 14, 2023 by Charles Bramesco (Author) Taking you on from the earliest feature films to today, Colors of Film introduces 50 iconic movies and explains the pivotal...
$26.00
DISNEY ARCHIVES MOVIES 1, ART EDITION
The Walt Disney Film Archives. The Animated Movies 1921–1968Edition of 2,500Hardcover, 620 pages, 16.2 x 11.8 in. in clamshell box. With portfolio of 5 cel setups, 14.8 x 11.8 in. and 11.8 x 14.3 in., and 64-page facsimile of 'The...
$600.00
DISNEY ARCHIVES, MOVIES 1
One of the most creative minds of the 20th century, Walt Disney created a unique and unrivaled imaginative universe. Like scarcely any other classics of cinema, his astonishing collection of animated cartoons revolutionized storytelling on screen and enchant to this...
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FRENCH NEW WAVE: A REVOLUTION IN DESIGN
FRENCH NEW WAVE: A REVOLUTION IN DESIGN - Reel Art Press (December 3, 2019)The definitive celebration of the visual imagery of the French New Wave with its explosive and groundbreaking poster art The French New Wave of the 1950s and 1960s...
$59.95
HOLLYWOOD TITLES DESIGNER / A LIFE IN FILM
The book is 9″x12″, hard cover, very high quality printing with high gloss spot varnish and embossed cover. Total of 144 pages, full color, storyboards, pictures, anecdotes and stories.   “From my decades in the motion picture business, with over...
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I THOUGHT WE WERE MAKING MOVIE, NOT HISTORY
I Thought We Were Making Movies, Not History (Wisconsin Film Studies) Kindle Editionby Walter Mirisch (Author) This is a moving, star-filled account of one of Hollywood’s true golden ages as told by a man in the middle of it all....
$29.95
INK & PAINT: THE WOMEN OF WALT DISNEY'S ANIMATION
Academy Member Recommended: “Mindy Johnson’s seminal book at long last reveals the significant contributions of the women artists and technicians who helped create the classic Disney animated films.” -  Tom Sito (Animator)     From the earliest origins of animated...
$60.00
JACQUES TATI
Oscar-winning French director/performer Jacques Tati (1907–1982) was a fiercely innovative and original filmmaker who found inspiration in the observation of life around him. By creating and playing unassuming characters thrown into the bustle of society―the hapless postman François and the...
$225.00
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