The Magic Lantern: An Autobiography

The Magic Lantern: An Autobiography

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ISBN Code : 9780140128505
Book Author : Ingmar Bergman
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Total Pages : 404

The Magic Lantern: An Autobiography Book Detail/ Review :

Ingmar Bergman, creator of such films as Wild Strawberries, Scenes from a Marriage and Fanny and Alexander turns his perceptive filmmakers eye on himself for a revealing portrait of his life and obsessions. 16 pages of photos.

Close-up on Sunset Boulevard: Billy Wilder, Norma Desmond, and the Dark Hollywood Dream

Close-up on Sunset Boulevard: Billy Wilder, Norma Desmond, and the Dark Hollywood Dream

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ISBN Code : 9780312302542
Book Author : Sam Staggs
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Total Pages : 478

Close-up on Sunset Boulevard: Billy Wilder, Norma Desmond, and the Dark Hollywood Dream Book Detail/ Review :

Classic storytelling about one of Hollywoods darkest masterpieces, Close-up on Sunset Boulevard goes behind the scenes to reveal everything about the making of this movie and the larger-than-life personalities of its creators and stars. Close-up on Sunset Boulevard features unforgettable anecdotes about every player: from silent queen Gloria Swanson in her poignant comeba

World War D. The Case against prohibitionism, roadmap to controlled re-legalization

World War D. The Case against prohibitionism, roadmap to controlled re-legalization

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ISBN Code : 9780984690404
Book Author : Jeffrey Dhywood
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Total Pages : 539

World War D. The Case against prohibitionism, roadmap to controlled re-legalization Book Detail/ Review :

102 years after the launch of global drug prohibition, 41 years after the official declaration of the war on drugs, World War D is an important and timely book. As the wave of support for drug reform keeps growing throughout the world, from church groups to retired law enforcement, to the NAACP, to Kofi Annan, George Shultz, Paul Volcker, and a string of former Latin Ameri

Celluloid Indians: Native Americans and Film

Celluloid Indians: Native Americans and Film

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ISBN Code : 9780803277908
Book Author : Neva Jacquelyn Kilpatrick
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Total Pages : 495

Celluloid Indians: Native Americans and Film Book Detail/ Review :

Native American characters have been the most malleable of metaphors for filmmakers. The likeable Doc of Stagecoach (1939) had audiences on the edge of their seats with dire warnings about �that old butcher, Geronimo.� Old Lodgeskins of Little Big Man (1970) had viewers crying out against the demise of the noble, wise chief and his kind and simple people. In 1995 Disney cr

John Ford

John Ford

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ISBN Code : 9780520034983
Book Author : Peter Bogdanovich
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Total Pages : 301

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This book provides an intimate and affectionate view of one of Hollywoods most admired directors. The fifty-year career of John Ford (1895-1973) included six Academy Awards, four New York Film Critics Awards, and some of our most memorable films, among them�The Informer�(1934),�The Grapes of Wrath (1940),�The Quiet Man (1952),�The Long Gray Line�(1955), and�The Wings of

Memo from David O. Selznick

Memo from David O. Selznick

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ISBN Code : 9780573606014
Book Author : Rudy Behlmer
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Total Pages : 476

Memo from David O. Selznick Book Detail/ Review :

David O. Selznick was one of Hollywoods towering figures for over a quarter of a century. His films--notably Rebecca, The Prisoner of Zenda, A Star is Born, A Tale of Two Cities, Intemezzo, Since You Went Away, and above all Gone With The Wind--remain enduring testimony to his taste, showmanship and vision.

10 Bad Dates with De Niro: A Book of Alternative Movie Lists

10 Bad Dates with De Niro: A Book of Alternative Movie Lists

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ISBN Code : 9781567319989
Book Author : Richard T. Kelly
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Total Pages : 551

10 Bad Dates with De Niro: A Book of Alternative Movie Lists Book Detail/ Review :

Heres just a taste of that youll find inside: dozens of delicious lists created by a group of award-winning filmmakers, writers, and critics, including Ethan and Joel Coen, Steven Soderbergh, Kevin Macdonald, Mike Figgis, David Hare, Graham Fuller, Gilbert Adair, George Pelecanos, and more: Ten Films to Avoid on Medication Ten So-Called Turkeys That Are Actually Terrif

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