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Video Creation Scientist

by Francisco Ramirez Inge

The best way to figure out what type of video you need to create to fulfill all of your current objectives. Learn about the best video creation tools available, and how to use them to create stunningly professional...

I Love Her, That's Why!

by George Burns

I Love Her, That's Why! first published in 1955, is an entertaining look at the earlier life and career of comedian George Burns and his wife Gracie Allen. From humble beginnings in New York, Burns and Allen...

The Big Goodbye

by Sam Wasson

From the New York Times bestselling author of Fifth Avenue, Five A.M. and Fosse comes the revelatory account of the making of a modern American masterpiece

Chinatown is the Holy Grail of 1970s cinema. Its twist...

When the World Laughs

by William V. Costanzo

When the World Laughs is a book about the intersection of humor, history, and culture. It explores how film comedy, one of the world's most popular movie genres, reflects the values and beliefs of those who...

Georges Bizet's Carmen

by Nelly Furman

The popularity of Carmen endures across generations and continents, with one of the most frequently performed and instantly recognizable operatic scores of all time and a libretto derived from Prosper Mérimée's...

The Proximity of Other Skins

by Celine Parreñas Shimizu

Transnational films that represent intimacy and inequality produce new experiences that result in the displacement of the universal spectator, in a redefinition of the power of cinema for today's global audiences....

Ian McKellen

by Garry O'Connor

The definitive biography of Sir Ian McKellen from an acclaimed biographer

In 2001, Ian McKellen put on the robe and pointed hat of a wizard named Gandalf and won a place in the hearts of Tolkien fans worldwide....

Carrie Fisher: A Life on the Edge

by Sheila Weller

A remarkably candid biography of the remarkably candid--and brilliant--Carrie Fisher

In her 2008 bestseller, Girls Like Us, Sheila Weller--with heart and a profound feeling for the times--gave us a surprisingly...

Life isn't everything

by Ash Carter & Sam Kashner

An up close and personal portrait of a legendary filmmaker, theater director, and comedian, drawing on candid conversations with his closest friends in show business and the arts--from Dustin Hoffman and Meryl...


by Randal Kleiser

Comprehensive and beautifully designed, Grease: The Director's Notebook also includes all new exclusive interviews with the key cast members and crew, including Olivia Newton-John, John Travolta, and Stockard...

The World of IT

by Alyse Wax & Andy Muschietti

An official behind-the-scenes companion to New Line Cinema’s IT and IT CHAPTER TWO, the globally popular blockbusters 

Collecting the best artwork produced during the making of both of these sophisticated...

Letters from Hollywood

by Barbara Hall, Rocky Lang & Peter Bogdanovich

Rare notes, memos, and telegrams from Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn, Frank Sinatra, Jane Fonda, and more


Letters from Hollywood reproduces in full color scores of entertaining and insightful pieces of correspondence...

Screenwriting is Filmmaking

by Brian Dunnigan

To write for the unique medium of the screen, you need to be as engaged with the theory and practice of film as you are with words. Screenwriting is Filmmaking provides a wealth of insights for new and experienced...

Movies, Modernism, and the Science Fiction Pulps

by J. P. Telotte

What impact did the new art of film have on the development of another new art, the emerging science fiction genre, during the pre- and early post-World War II era? Focusing on such popular pulp magazines as...

Make My Day

by J. Hoberman

Acclaimed media critic J. Hoberman’s masterful and majestic exploration of the Reagan years as seen through the unforgettable movies of the era

The third book in a brilliant and ambitious trilogy, celebrated...

The Sublimity of Document

by Scott MacDonald

The Sublimity of Document: Cinema as Diorama is a collection of in-depth, substantive interviews with moving-image artists working "avant-doc, that is, making films that explore the territory between documentary...

When the Movies Mattered

by Jonathan Kirshner & Jon Lewis

In When the Movies Mattered Jonathan Kirshner and Jon Lewis gather a remarkable collection of authors to revisit the unique era in American cinema that was New Hollywood. Ten eminent contributors, some of whom...

The Nice and Accurate Good Omens TV Companion

by Matt Whyman

A stunning full-color, illustrated, behind-the-scenes guide to the Good Omens television series, adapted for the screen by Neil Gaiman himself and starring Michael Sheen and David Tennant.

Following the original...

Why We Love Star Wars

by Ken Napzok

#1 Amazon Best Seller! ? Rediscover All the Reasons Why You Love Star Wars

Celebrate the greatest saga ever told: All of us who are deeply influenced by the epic saga of Star Wars have our favorite moments....

A Life in Movies

by Irwin Winkler

A rollicking autobiography from the legendary producer of GoodfellasRocky, and Raging Bull, and an insider’s account of making movies in Hollywood over half a century


The list of films Irwin Winkler...