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Matinee Melodrama: Playing with Formula in the Sound Serial
Matinee Melodrama: Playing with Formula in the Sound Serial
by Scott Higgins
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The 1940s was a watershed decade for American cinema and the nation. Shaking off the grim legacy of the Depression, Hollywood launched an unprecedented wave of production, generating some of its most memorable classics, including Citizen Kane, Rebecca... (read more)

Available February 2016
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Anthology Film and World Cinema
Anthology Film and World Cinema
by Shekhar Deshpande
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With new forms of production, distribution and viewing growing steadily over the last two decades, it is the anthology film form that will prevail in the age of new technologies and growing world cinema. This book shows how film theory could be... (read more)

Available July 2016
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Tarkovsky
Tarkovsky
by Nathan Dunne
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One of the most significant filmmakers of modern times (Ivanandrsquo;s Childhood, Andrei Rublev, Solaris, The Mirror, and Stalker), Andrei Tarkovsky (1932andndash;1986) was hugely influenced by the poems of his father, Arsenii (1907andndash;1989... (read more)

Available September 2016
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Disney Frozen: Christmas Magic
Disney Frozen: Christmas Magic
by Lori Froeb
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Celebrate the holidays along with Elsa and Anna with this all-new engaging seasonal story and 3 sturdy glittery press-out ornaments that feature Elsa, Anna, Olaf, Kristoff, and Sven! What do you give the queen who has everything? Anna is on a quest to... (read more)

Available September 22, 2015
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Guillermo del Toro: Film as Alchemic Art
Guillermo del Toro: Film as Alchemic Art
by Keith Mcdonald
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A critical exploration of one of the most exciting, original and influential figures to emerge in contemporary film, Guillermo del Toro: Film as Alchemic Art is a major contribution to the analysis of Guillermo del Toro's cinematic output. It offers an... (read more)

Available August 27, 2015
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The Sky's the Limit, Snoopy! (Peanuts Movie)
The Sky's the Limit, Snoopy! (Peanuts Movie)
by Charles M. Schulz
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Snoopy flies into action to help Charlie Brown in this 8x8 storybook with a double-sided poster featuring favorite characters from the new andlt;iandgt;Peanuts andlt;/iandgt;movie!andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;The Peanuts gang bursts onto the big screen... (read more)

Available September 22, 2015
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Get a Job, Spongebob! (Spongebob Squarepants) (Step Into Reading)
Get a Job, Spongebob! (Spongebob Squarepants) (Step Into Reading)
by Random House
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Available July 25, 2017
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A Charlie Brown Christmas (Peanuts)
A Charlie Brown Christmas (Peanuts)
by Charles M. Schulz
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Celebrate Christmas with Charlie Brown and the rest of the Peanuts gang in this gorgeous retelling of the beloved Christmas special!andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;2015 marks the 50th anniversary of andlt;iandgt;A Charlie Brown Christmas andlt;/iandgt;TV... (read more)

Available September 22, 2015
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Weimar and Now: German Cultural Criticism #49: The Promise of Cinema: German Film Theory, 1907-1933
Weimar and Now: German Cultural Criticism #49: The Promise of Cinema: German Film Theory, 1907-1933
by A. Kaes
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and#147;An absolutely magnificent achievement. After the mountain of books that have been published on Nazism, it can seem implausible that there is still more to learn. This brilliantly conceived collection of primary documents shows that there is... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Shot on Location: Postwar American Cinema and the Exploration of Real Place (Techniques of the Moving Image)
Shot on Location: Postwar American Cinema and the Exploration of Real Place (Techniques of the Moving Image)
by R. Barton Palmer, Prof.
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The 1940s was a watershed decade for American cinema and the nation. Shaking off the grim legacy of the Depression, Hollywood launched an unprecedented wave of production, generating some of its most memorable classics, including Citizen Kane, Rebecca... (read more)

Available February 2016
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I Love Lucy: Discovering America's Best-Loved Sitcom
I Love Lucy: Discovering America's Best-Loved Sitcom
by Ben Nussbaum
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Running from 1951 to 1957 and in syndication for more than fifty years, I Love Lucy has a permanent place in the hearts of American television-watchers and has reached multiple generations of viewers. Based on the humorous antics of a New York City... (read more)

Available January 2016
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Thinking in the Dark: Cinema, Theory, Practice
Thinking in the Dark: Cinema, Theory, Practice
by Murray Pomerance
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Todayandrsquo;s film scholars draw from a dizzying range of theoretical perspectivesandmdash;theyandrsquo;re just as likely to cite philosopher Gilles Deleuze as they are to quote classic film theorist Andrandeacute; Bazin. To students first encountering... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Hotel Transylvania 2 Movie Novelization (Hotel Transylvania 2)
Hotel Transylvania 2 Movie Novelization (Hotel Transylvania 2)
by Sheila Sweeny Higginson
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This retelling of the hilarious monster comedy includes an eight-page insert of full-color images!andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;Sony Pictures Animationand#8217;s andlt;Iandgt;Hotel Transylvania 2 andlt;/Iandgt;hits theaters September 25, 2015and#8212;just... (read more)

Available August 18, 2015
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Live and Let Fly (How to Train Your Dragon TV)
Live and Let Fly (How to Train Your Dragon TV)
by Style Guide
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Join the Dragon Flight Club and be on the lookout for danger in this 8x8 storybook based on a popular episode of andlt;iandgt;DreamWorks Dragons: Defenders of Berkandlt;/iandgt;!andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Stoick is suspicious that Alvin the Treacherous... (read more)

Available September 29, 2015
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Snuff: Real Death and Screen Media
Snuff: Real Death and Screen Media
by Johnny Walker
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The phenomenon of so-called 'snuff movies' (films that allegedly document real acts of murder, specifically designed to 'entertain' and sexually arouse the spectator) represents a fascinating socio-cultural paradox. At once unproven, yet accepted by many,... (read more)

Available January 28, 2016
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White Robes, Silver Screens: Movies and the Making of the Ku Klux Klan
White Robes, Silver Screens: Movies and the Making of the Ku Klux Klan
by Tom Rice
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The Ku Klux Klan was reestablished in Atlanta in 1915, barely a week before the Atlanta premiere of The Birth of a Nation, D. W. Griffith's paean to the original Klan. While this link between Griffith's film and the Klan has been widely acknowledged, Tom... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Doozers Stick with It (Ready-To-Read - Level 1)
Doozers Stick with It (Ready-To-Read - Level 1)
by Natalie Shaw
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Join the Pod Squad as they build a new playground in Doozer Creek in this Level 1 Ready-to-Read based on a popular episode of the newest preschool series by The Jim Henson Company!andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;The Pod Squad wants to make their neighborhood... (read more)

Available August 25, 2015
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The Rise of the Vampire
The Rise of the Vampire
by Erik Butler
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Before Bella and Edward; Stefan and Damon Salvatore; and Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter, there was Lestat and Louis, The Lost Boys, and Buffy Summers. Before True Blood and Let the Right One In, there was Dark Shadows and Anne Riceandrsquo;s Vampire... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Argentinian Telenovelas: Southern Sagas Rewrite Social and Political Reality
Argentinian Telenovelas: Southern Sagas Rewrite Social and Political Reality
by Gabriela Jonas Aharoni
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This work explores the way in which telenovelas (TV serial dramas) give voice to contemporary and historical Argentinian social and political issues. Telenovelas have multiple layers of socio-cultural message and are invariably laden with appealing drama... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Dream Machine: Realism and Fantasy in Hindi Cinema
Dream Machine: Realism and Fantasy in Hindi Cinema
by Samir Dayal
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Popular Hindi films offer varied cinematic representations ranging from realistic portraits of patriotic heroes to complex fantasies that go beyond escapism. In Dream Machine, Samir Dayal provides a history of Hindi cinema starting with films made after... (read more)

Available August 2015
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