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Independent Ed: What I Learned from My Career of Big Dreams, Little Movies, and

By: Burns, Edward

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 9781592409334

ISBN: 1592409334

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Mars Attacks: The Art of the Movie

By: Burton, Tim

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 9780345409980

ISBN: 0345409981

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Futurist: The Life and Films of James Cameron

By: Cameron, James/Keegan

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780307460318

ISBN: 0307460312

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With the release of "Avatar," James Cameron cements his reputation as king of sci-fi and blockbuster filmmaking. It's a distinction he's long been building, through a directing career that includes such cinematic landmarks as "The Terminator," "Aliens," "The Abyss," and the highest grossing movie of all time, "Titanic." The Futurist is the first in-depth look at every aspect of this audacious creative genius--culminating in an exclusive behind-the-scenes glimpse of the making of "Avatar," the movie that promises to utterly transform the way motion pictures are created and perceived. As dec... View more info

Piano

By: Campion, Jane

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Seller ID: 9780747516859

ISBN: 0747516855

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Vanity Fair's Tales of Hollywood

By: Carter, Graydon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP: 3/7/2012

Seller ID: 9780143114710

ISBN: 0143114719

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The stories behind the stories of some of Hollywood's most iconic movies The magazine world 's monthly arbiter of culture, personality, and world affairs, "Vanity Fair" has always offered the definitive insider's look at Hollywood power and glamour since its relaunch twenty-five years ago. Now, for the first time ever, "Vanity Fair" presents a one-of-a-kind collection featuring thirteen behind-the- scenes stories on some of cinema's most iconic films-including pictures as varied as "All About Eve, Cleopatra, Sweet Smell of Success, Rebel Without a Cause," and "Saturday Night Fever." For p... View more info

Pursuits of Happiness

By: Cavell, Stanley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: HARVARD UNIV PR:

Seller ID: 9780674739062

ISBN: 067473906X

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During the 30's and 40's, Hollywood produced a genre of madcap comedies that emphasized reuniting the central couple after divorce or separation. And the female protagonists were strong, independent, and sophisticated. Here, Stanley Cavell examines seven of those classic movies for their cinematic techniques, and for such varies themes as feminism, liberty and interdependence. Included are "Adam's Rib," "Bringing Up Baby," and "The Philadelphia Story." View more info

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New Guide to Italian Cinema (Italian and Italian American Studies)

By: Celli, Carlo

Price: $7.50

Publisher: PALGRAVE:

Seller ID: 9781403975652

ISBN: 1403975655

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"A New Guide to Italian Cinema," ""with co-author Carlo Celli, is a complete reworking and update of Marga Cottino-Jones' popular "A Student's Guide to Italian Film "(1983, 1993). This guide retains earlier editions' interest in renowned films and directors but is also attentive to popular cinema, the films which actually achieved box office success among the Italian public. The "Guide" introduces the Italian cinema not just as a 20th century phenomenon but as an expression of the deeper roots of Italy's historic, cultural and literary past. Chapters offer historical timelines and commentary o... View more info

Inquisition in Hollywood: Politics in the Film Community 1930-1960

By: Ceplair, Larry

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Seller ID: 0520048865

ISBN: 0520048865

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Film Editing: Great Cuts Every Filmmaker and Movie Lover Must Know

By: Chandler, Gael

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Publisher: MICHAEL WIESE FILM:

Seller ID: 9781932907629

ISBN: 1932907629

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Retro Stud: Muscle Movie Posters from Around the World

By: Chapman, David

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 8/15/2011

Seller ID: 9781888054699

ISBN: 1888054697

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Don't You Forget About Me Contemporary Writers in the Films of John Hughes

By: Clarke, Jaime

Price: $7.00

Publisher: SIMON SPOTLIGHT ENTERTAINMENT:

Seller ID: 9781416934448

ISBN: 1416934448

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No one captured the teen portion of the eighties as poignantly as writer-director John Hughes. "Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, Weird Science, Pretty in Pink, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, " and "Some Kind of Wonderful" are timeless tales of love, angst, longing, and self-discovery that illuminated and assuaged the anxieties of an entire generation. Fondly nostalgic, filled with wit and surprising insights, "don't you forget about me" contains original essays from a skillfully chosen crop of novelists and essayists on the films' far-reaching effects on their own lives -- an irresistible ... View more info

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Before Hollywood: From shadow Play to the Silver Screen

By: Clee, Paul

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 10/9/2013

Seller ID: 9780618445332

ISBN: 0618445331

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Anime Encyclopedia, 3rd Revised Edition: A Century of Japanese Animation

By: Clements, Jonathan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: STONE BRIDGE PR:

Seller ID: 9781611720181

ISBN: 1611720184

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On Directing

By: Clurman, Harold

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780684826226D

ISBN: 9780684826226D

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Past Tense: The Cocteau Diaries Volume Two

By: Cocteau, Jean

Price: $5.50

Publisher: 5/10/2013

Seller ID: 9780151712915

ISBN: 0151712913

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Border Diary

By: Connaughton, Shane

Price: $7.00

Seller ID: 9780571176618

ISBN: 0571176615

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Garbo and the Night Watchmen

By: Cooke, Alistair

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 0070124906

ISBN: 0070124906

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Short Guide to Writing about Film

By: Corrigan, Timothy

Price: $4.00

Publisher: 10/21/2010

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 0321081145

ISBN: 0321081145

Condition: USED


"A Short Guide to Writing about Film" walks the reader through the process of converting the fun and pleasure of watching a movie into the satisfaction of articulating ideas about that movie. Drawing on the readers' love and knowledge of films ranging from movies that readers easily recognize to ones they may only have read or heard about, the book encourages and develops writing skills. With numerous examples along the way, it moves from note taking and first drafts to polished essays and research projects, demonstrating how an analysis of a film becomes more subtle and rigorous as part of a ... View more info

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Short Guide to Writing about Film

By: Corrigan, Timothy

Price: $4.00

Publisher: 2/27/2014

Edition: 5

Seller ID: 9780321096654

ISBN: 0321096657

Condition: USED


This best-selling text is a succinct guide to thinking critically and writing precisely about film. With numerous student and professional examples along the way, this engaging and practical guide progresses from taking notes and writing first drafts to creating polished essays and comprehensive research projects. Moving from movie reviews to theoretical and critical essays, the text demonstrates how an analysis of a film becomes more subtle and rigorous as part of a compositional process. Both an introduction to film study and a practical writing guide, this brief text introduces students to... View more info

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Short Guide To Writing About Film

By: Corrigan, Timothy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 5/8/2010

Edition: 6

Seller ID: 9780321412287

ISBN: 0321412281

Condition: USED


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