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Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (Controversies)
Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (Controversies)
by Shaun Kimber
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Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1985) is precisely that: a cold-eyed character study based on the crimes of Henry Lee Lucas, who was convicted of eleven murders in the 1980s. Director John McNaughton presents an unflinching portrayal of the semi... (read more)

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The Essential Guide to Planets and Moons (Star Wars: Essential Guides)
The Essential Guide to Planets and Moons (Star Wars: Essential Guides)
by Daniel Wallace
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This newest addition to the popular line of "Star Wars Essential Guides" offers the definitive travelogue to the many wondrous worlds of one of SF's most celebrated universes. From the Corellian Sector to the Outer Rim Territories, 100 planets and moons... (read more)

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The Sci-Fi Movie Guide: The Universe of Film from Alien to Zardoz
The Sci-Fi Movie Guide: The Universe of Film from Alien to Zardoz
by Chris Barsanti
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Once upon a time, science fiction was only in the future. It was the stuff of drive-ins and cheap double-bills. Then, with the ever-increasing rush of new, society-altering technologies, science fiction pushed its way to the present, and it busted out of... (read more)

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Blockbuster Movie Illustrations
Blockbuster Movie Illustrations
by Bryan Belknap
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Now you can use clips from today's most popular movies to vividly illustrate what the Bible has to say about the important issues teenagers face. These ideas work well as attention-getting openings, memorable closings, or starting points to build a... (read more)

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Memory and Popular Film (Inside Popular Film)
Memory and Popular Film (Inside Popular Film)
by Paul Grainge
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Taking Hollywood as its focus, this timely book provides a sustained, interdisciplinary perspective on memory and film from early cinema to the present. Considering the relationship between official and popular memory, the politics of memory, and the... (read more)

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Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th
Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th
by Peter M. Bracke
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Subtitled, "The Complete History Of Friday The 13th". Full illustrated with nearly 600 never-before-seen photos, rare archival documents and production materials, this huge hardback volume is the ultimate oral and visual memoir of the most successful... (read more)

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Working Stiffs, Union Maids, Reds, and Riffraff: An Expanded Guide to Films about Labor
Working Stiffs, Union Maids, Reds, and Riffraff: An Expanded Guide to Films about Labor
by Tom Zaniello
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Zaniello (Northern Kentucky U. and National Labor College) expands and updates what he figures is the only comprehensive, annotated guide to films about working people, labor activism, labor history, and related political and economic issues. The... (read more)

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Frances Farmer: The Life and Films of a Troubled Star
Frances Farmer: The Life and Films of a Troubled Star
by Peter Shelley
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Previous biographies of American actress Frances Farmer (1913-1970) have downplayed her professional achievements to emphasize her turbulent personal life, including several police arrests and repeated confinements in a state mental hospital. By focusing... (read more)

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50 Years of Queer Cinema: 500 of the Best Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered, and Queer Questioning Films Ever Made
50 Years of Queer Cinema: 500 of the Best Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered, and Queer Questioning Films Ever Made
by Darwin Porter
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Out, outrageous, provocative, and proud, this comprehensive anthology and library resource reviews 500 of the best of Hollywood's output of gay, bisexual, lesbian, transgendered, and queer questioning films, with a special emphasis on how gays changed... (read more)

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Martial Arts (Virgin Film)
Martial Arts (Virgin Film)
by Penelope Rance
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The late 60s and 70s saw a massive surge in the release of martial arts films, spawning a cult following which is still growing. This essential guide explores up to 20 seminal films in detail, with particular focus on recurring themes, directors, and... (read more)

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Autonomous Image
Autonomous Image
by A. J. Prats
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Blowup, says Armando Prats, is one of the necessary movies. It is a living expression of the transition into the new narrative domains in terms of man's new vision of himself as a narrative creature in a world whose very essense is cinematic narration... (read more)

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Postcolonial Images: Studies in North African Film
Postcolonial Images: Studies in North African Film
by Roy Armes
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Postcolonial Images is a comprehensive introduction to and resource for cinema of the Maghreb. In clear and accessible prose, Roy Armes examines the political and cultural context of the films and the film industry in the post-independence era. Since the... (read more)

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Star Wars the New Essential Chronology
Star Wars the New Essential Chronology
by Daniel Wallace
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At last, its the ultimate history of the spectacular Star Wars saga, lavishly illustrated and in full color for the first time. With the completion of Episodes I, II, and III, the epic story thats captivated millions can now be told in its entirety, from... (read more)

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Chicks on film :video picks for women and other intelligent forms of life
Chicks on film :video picks for women and other intelligent forms of life
by Gabrielle Cosgriff
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FILMS WITH SENSE & SENSIBILITY Hungry? Depressed? In love? Thinking about redecorating? Ready to kill your mate? Despise your job? Having a bad hair day? You need to relax with a good video. But how do you choose the right flick for your mood? Don't... (read more)

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Turner Classic Movies Presents Leonard Maltin's Classic Movie Guide: From the Silent Era Through 1965: Revised Third Edition
Turner Classic Movies Presents Leonard Maltin's Classic Movie Guide: From the Silent Era Through 1965: Revised Third Edition
by Leonard Maltin
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The definitive guide to classic films from one of America's most trusted film critics Thanks to Netflix and cable television, classic films are more accessible than ever. Now co-branded with Turner Classic Movies, Leonard Maltins Classic Movie... (read more)

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A Brief Guide to the Hunger Games (Brief Guide To...)
A Brief Guide to the Hunger Games (Brief Guide To...)
by Brian J Robb
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A comprehensive and compelling guide to Suzanne Collins' bestselling young-adult, dystopian trilogy: The Hunger Games, Catching Fire, and Mockingjay. Author Brian J. Robb explores the inspiration behind the books, the Collins' life, the themes and... (read more)

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Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide: The Modern Era (Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide)
Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide: The Modern Era (Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide)
by Leonard Maltin
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The definitive New York Times bestselling guide to the movies   Now that Netflix and Hulu can deliver thousands of movies at the touch of a button, the only question is: What should I watch? For decades, Leonard Maltin has been Americas most trusted... (read more)

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Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide (Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide)
Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide (Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide)
by Leonard Maltin
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Read Leonard Maltin's posts on the Penguin Blog. The New York Times bestselling movie guide from the household name in film criticism Consulted more frequently than ever in this era of Netflix as the resource, Leonard Maltin’s New York Times... (read more)

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Francis Ford Coppola's the Godfather Trilogy (Cambridge Film Handbooks)
Francis Ford Coppola's the Godfather Trilogy (Cambridge Film Handbooks)
by Nick Browne
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The essays in this volume reexamine Coppola??'s The Godfather trilogy from a variety of perspectives.... (read more)

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The Boxing Filmography: American Features, 1920-2001
The Boxing Filmography: American Features, 1920-2001
by Frederick V. Romano
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Each movie is described by three separate entries: the "Tale of the Tape" lists the film's studio, its genre, its length, credits for the producer, director and screenplay writers along with whether the film was done in black and white or in color; "The... (read more)

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