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The Making of "Some Like It Hot": My Memories of Marilyn Monroe and the Classic American Movie
The Making of "Some Like It Hot": My Memories of Marilyn Monroe and the Classic American Movie
by Tony Curtis
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A Special Memoir for a Special Moment in Hollywood History . . . Some Like It Hot occupies a unique place in American culture. This beloved classic showcases five comic geniuses: Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon, I. A. L. Diamond, Billy Wilder, and Marilyn... (read more)

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On the Waterfront (Bfi Film Classics)
On the Waterfront (Bfi Film Classics)
by Leo Braudy
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"I could have been a contender, I could have been somebody." So speaks the haunted former boxer Terry Malloy (Marlon Brando) to his brother Charley (Rod Steiger) in a scene from On the Waterfront (Elia Kazan, 1954) that is one of the most famous in all... (read more)

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Singin' in the Rain: The Making of an American Masterpiece
Singin' in the Rain: The Making of an American Masterpiece
by Earl J Hess
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There is no movie musical more fun than Singin' in the Rain, and few that remain as fresh over the years. . . . It is a transcendent experience, and no one who loves movies can afford to miss it.-Roger Ebert America's most popular film critic is hardly... (read more)

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The Lord of the Rings: Gollum: How We Made Movie Magic
The Lord of the Rings: Gollum: How We Made Movie Magic
by Andy Serkis
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Filmmaking history was made when, in The Two Towers, an actor's performance and digital animation were seamlessly integrated to create the world's first totally lifelike computer-generated character. Now Andy Serkis tells his own story about how a three... (read more)

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The Complete James Bond Movie Encyclopedia
The Complete James Bond Movie Encyclopedia
by Steven Jay Rubin
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This compendium of 007 lore charts the famous faces, fascinating facts, and exotic locales that make up the timeless world of Britain's deadliest secret agent.... (read more)

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The Cabin in the Woods: The Official Visual Companion
The Cabin in the Woods: The Official Visual Companion
by Joss Whedon
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From Joss Whedon, the creator of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and Drew Goddard, writer of the monster movie phenomenon Cloverfield, comes the horror film to end all horror films! The details of the plot are a closely guarded secret, though Joss himself has... (read more)

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Anonymous: William Shakespeare Revealed (Newmarket Pictorial Moviebook)
Anonymous: William Shakespeare Revealed (Newmarket Pictorial Moviebook)
by John Orloff
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With 165 color images, this stunning visual companion to Anonymous captures the striking recreation of the Elizabethan period that imagines Edward de Vere, the Earl of Oxford, as the true author of the plays credited to William Shakespeare. The brilliant... (read more)

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Seven (BFI Modern Classics)
Seven (BFI Modern Classics)
by Richard Dyer
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Gluttony, greed, sloth, lust, pride, envy, wrath. A serial killer on a warped moral mission who turns his victims' "sins" into the means of their murder. The movie Seven is analyzed here covering topics such as sin, story, structure, seriality, sound... (read more)

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Navajo Talking Picture: Cinema on Native Ground (Indigenous Films)
Navajo Talking Picture: Cinema on Native Ground (Indigenous Films)
by Randolph Lewis
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Navajo Talking Picture, released in 1985, is one of the earliest and most controversial works of Native cinema. It is a documentary by Los Angeles filmmaker Arlene Bowman, who travels to the Navajo reservation to record the traditional ways of her... (read more)

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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
by Mark Salisbury
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Johnny Depp and Tim Burton join forces again in a big-screen adaptation of Stephen Sondheim's award-winning musical thriller Sweeney Todd. Depp stars as the Demon Barber of Fleet Street, joined by Helena Bonham Carter as Mrs. Lovett, Sweeney's amorous... (read more)

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Anonymous: William Shakespeare Revealed (Newmarket Pictorial Moviebook)
Anonymous: William Shakespeare Revealed (Newmarket Pictorial Moviebook)
by John Orloff
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Anonymous, directed by Roland Emmerich and written by John Orloff, speculates on an issue that has for centuries intrigued academics and brilliant minds, ranging from Mark Twain and Charles Dickens to Sigmund Freud, Orson Welles, and Sir John Gielgud... (read more)

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License to Thrill: A Cultural History of the James Bond Films
License to Thrill: A Cultural History of the James Bond Films
by James Chapman
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The James Bond epic is the most popular film series in silver screen history: it is estimated that a quarter of the world's population has seen a Bond feature. The saga of Britain's best-loved martini hound (who we all know prefers his favorite drink... (read more)

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Charlie Chan: The Untold Story of the Honorable Detective and His Rendezvous with American History
Charlie Chan: The Untold Story of the Honorable Detective and His Rendezvous with American History
by Yunte Huang
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Praise for Charlie Chan “An ingenious and absorbing book that provides a convincing new mode for examining the Chinese experience through both Chinese and Western eyes. It will permanently change the way we tell this troubled yet gripping story... (read more)

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James Bond: The Secret World of 007
James Bond: The Secret World of 007
by Alastair Dougall
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From its foreword, written by M16's very own chief, M, James Bond: the Secret World of 007 takes readers on a thrill-packed journey through the life and career of the world's most famous secret agent. Every major mission Bond has ever undertaken in the... (read more)

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Twilight: Director's Notebook: The Story of How We Made the Movie Based on the Novel by Stephenie Meyer
Twilight: Director's Notebook: The Story of How We Made the Movie Based on the Novel by Stephenie Meyer
by Catherine Hardwicke
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A personal, behind-the-scenes look at the making of the blockbuster film Twilight from groundbreaking director Catherine Hardwicke This intimate full-color notebook, designed to replicate the one director Catherine Hardwicke kept on and off the set... (read more)

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James Bond: The Legacy
James Bond: The Legacy
by John Cork and Bruce Scivally
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James Bond: The Legacy chronicles the incredible evolution of the Bond phenomenon, from the literary birth in 1952, to the spymania of the 60s, the political minefields of the 70s, 80s, and beyond, to the latest 007 adventure, Die Another Day. This is... (read more)

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Green Porno: A Book and Short Films by Isabella Rossellini
Green Porno: A Book and Short Films by Isabella Rossellini
by Isabella Rossellini
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"I was always fascinated by the infinite‚ strange and ′scandalous′ ways that insects copulate." − Isabella Rossellini When Isabella Rossellini and The Sundance Channel set out to make a series of short films for the... (read more)

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Popular Culture and Philosophy #11: More Matrix and Philosophy
Popular Culture and Philosophy #11: More Matrix and Philosophy
by William Irwin
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The three films comprising The Matrix have become a geniune cultural phenomenon; More Matrix and Philosophy enriches both the enjoyment of the films and the understanding of life today. Broken down into several "Scenes" More Matrix and Philosophy tackles... (read more)

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The Exorcist: Second Revised Edition (BFI Modern Classics)
The Exorcist: Second Revised Edition (BFI Modern Classics)
by Mark Kermode
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Updated and expanded this is the original and definitive book on the subject that was instrumental in the film's revival and re-release.... (read more)

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The Exorcist: Out of the Shadows
The Exorcist: Out of the Shadows
by Bob McCabe
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Using stills from the film and interviews with the cast and crew, this volume traces the story of how "The Exorcist" was conceived, filmed and released. It features a section on the make-up and special effects and life after the film for the leading... (read more)

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