General Film

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TELL IT TO THE STONES: ENCOUNTERS WITH THE FILMS OF DANI?LE HUILLET AND JEAN-MARIE STRAUB

Written by Hering, Tobias
Artists, scholars, filmmakers, and writers revisit the films of Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub.Jean-Marie Straub (b. 1933) and Danièle Huillet (1936-2006) met in Paris in 1954.
November 3, 2020 | Paperback | Sternberg Press | 304 Pages |
$25.00
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NOLAN VARIATIONS: THE MOVIES, MYSTERIES, AND MARVELS OF CHRISTOPHER NOLAN

Written by Shone, Tom
An in-depth look at, and written in collaboration with, the man considered to be the most profound, and commercially successful director at work today--a franchise unto himself--whose deeply personal million-dollar blockbuster movies (The Dark Knight (2008), Inception (2010), Dunkirk (2017) among them) have earned more than $4.7 billion worldwide: his work, his influences,
October 20, 2020 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 416 Pages |
$40.00
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MARY ASTOR'S PURPLE DIARY: THE GREAT AMERICAN SEX SCANDAL OF 1936

Written by Sorel, Edward
In 1965, a young, up-and-coming illustrator by the name of Edward Sorel tore away layer after layer of linoleum from the floor of his $97-a-month Manhattan apartment until he discovered a hidden treasure: issues of the New York Daily News and Daily Mirror from 1936, each ablaze with a scandalous child custody trial taking place in Hollywood starring the actress Mary Astor--and the
November 17, 2020 | Paperback | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 176 Pages |
$16.95
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ERNST LUBITSCH: LAUGHTER IN PARADISE

Written by Eyman, Scott
"Highly recommended" (Library Journal): The only full-length biography of legendary film director Ernst Lubitsch, the director of such Hollywood classics as Trouble in Paradise, Ninotchka, and The Shop Around the Corner. In this groundbreaking biography of Ernst Lubitsch, undeniably one of the most important and influential film directors and artists of all time, cr
April 21, 2015 | Paperback | Simon & Schuster | 448 Pages |
$18.00
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PRINT THE LEGEND: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF JOHN FORD (REISSUE)

Written by Eyman, Scott
"When the legend becomes fact, print the legend." This line from director John Ford's film The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance serves as an epigraph for the life of the legendary filmmaker.
March 31, 2015 | Paperback | Simon & Schuster | 640 Pages |
$22.00
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STORY OF FILM (REVISED EDITION)

Written by Cousins, Mark
A fully revised, updated and expanded edition of the seminal text on film A new edition of the most accessible and compelling history of the cinema yet published, which is now updated with extra chapters. The Story of Film explores cinema from around the world and shows how cinematic ideas and techniques cross national boundaries.
October 6, 2020 | Hardcover | Pavilion Books | 544 Pages |
$45.00
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MARILYN MONROE: THE PRIVATE LIFE OF A PUBLIC ICON

Written by Casillo, Charles
Based on new interviews and research, this ground-breaking biography by Charles Casillo explores the secret selves behind Marilyn Monroe's public facades. Marilyn Monroe. Her beauty still captivates. Her love life still fascinates. Her story still dominates popular culture.
August 18, 2020 | Paperback | St. Martin's Griffin | 368 Pages |
$18.99
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SUNNY DAYS: THE CHILDREN'S TELEVISION REVOLUTION THAT CHANGED AMERICA

Written by Kamp, David
From bestselling writer David Kamp, the engrossing, behind-the-scenes story of the cultural heroes who created the beloved children's TV programs Sesame Street, The Electric Company, Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, Free to Be...You and Me, and Schoolhouse Rock!--which collectively transformed American childhood for the better, teaching kids about diversity
May 12, 2020 | Hardcover | Simon & Schuster | 352 Pages |
$27.50
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STEVE MCQUEEN

Explore the work of Turner Prize-winning artist and Academy Award-winning filmmaker Steve McQueen Steve McQueen (b. 1969) is one of the most important artists, filmmakers, and screenwriters working today. Over the last 25 years he has been hugely influential in expanding the way artists work with film.
July 28, 2020 | Paperback | Tate Publishing | 176 Pages |
$29.95
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SOPRANOS SESSIONS

Written by Sepinwall, Alan
On January 10, 1999, a mobster walked into a psychiatrist's office and changed TV history. By shattering preconceptions about the kinds of stories the medium should tell, The Sopranos launched our current age of prestige television, paving the way for such giants as Mad Men, The Wire, Breaking Bad, and Game of Thrones.
March 2, 2021 | Paperback | Abrams Press | 480 Pages |
$19.99

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