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By: Davis, Francis

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, 2002.,

Who else but Pauline Kael would have said: "It's not fun writing about bad movies. I used to think it was bad for my skin." On September 3, 2001, the movies and those who love them lost one of their greatest friends-a friend who never tired of championing the best that the movies could offer and didn't shrink from taking to task any film, director, or actor she thought deserved a taste of her famously acerbic wit. Kael's insight, spirit, and straight-shooting won her sin... View more info

Close-up on Sunset Boulevard

By: Staggs, Sam

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2002.,

Billy Wilder's "Sunset Boulevard," a classic film noir and also a damning dissection of the Hollywood dream factory, evokes the glamour and ruin of the stars who subsist on that dream. It's also one long in-joke about the movie industry and those who made it great-and who were, in turn, destroyed by it. One of the most critically admired films of the twentieth century, "Sunset Boulevard" is also famous as silent star Gloria Swanson's comeback picture. "Close-Up On Su... View more info

Filmmaking for dummies

By: Stoller, Bryan Michael

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2003.,

Film is a powerful medium. Successful filmmakers possess the passion to visually tell a story that will affect people's emotions, make them see things differently, help them discover new ideas, or just create an escape for them.Whether you love the experience of being enthralled by movies or the excitement, challenge, and magic of making the movie yourself, "Filmmaking For Dummies" is your primer to creating a respectable product. For the seasoned professional, this f... View more info


By: Giannetti, Louis

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice Hall, c1991.,

Edition: 2

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George Lucas: Close Up: The Making of His Movies

By: Salewicz, Chris

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Thunder's Mouth Press,

Former owner's name in inside front cover. View more info

I am curious (yellow)

By: Sjoman, Vilgot

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York : Applause Theater Books, c1968.,

(Applause Books). One of the most significant films of the 1960s is I Am Curious Yellow, which was made by the Swedish director, Vilgot Sjoman, whose earlier films include My Sister, My Love and 491 . This volume presents the full text of the scenario, together with 266 stills from the picture. Also included is an appendix of pertinent testimony about the film by key witnesses in the U.S. District Court case. View more info

Never coming to a theater near you

By: Turan, Kenneth

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, c2004.,

It is in the nature of today's movie business that while Hollywood blockbusters invade every megaplex, smaller, quality films often don't get screen time. Fans of finer films have to count on catching up with them on video and DVD, but even the most hard-core devotees have trouble remembering what sounded good when a film was originally released. "Never Coming to a Theater Near You" will remedy that situation. This selection of renowned film critic Kenneth Turan's ab... View more info

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Some time in the sun

By: Dardis, Tom

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York : Limelight Editions, 1988, c1981.,

A group of resourceful kids start "," a website where "cybervisitors" can get answers to questions that trouble them. But when one questioner asks the true meaning of Christmas, the kids seek to unravel the mystery by journeying back through the prophecies of the Old Testament. What they find is a series of "S" words that reveal a "spectacular story " With creative characters, humorous dialogue and great music, The "S" Files is a children's Christmas ... View more info

The motion picture serial

By: Schutz, Wayne

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Metuchen, N.J. ; Scarecrow Press, 1992.,

A nice clean copy. No dust jacket, as issued. View more info

They Went Thataway

By: Horwitz, James L.

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Ballantine Books,

Light shelf-wear, but overall a clean and sound copy. View more info