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Film guides & reviews books

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Andy Warhol's The Chelsea Girls by Geralyn Huxley, Greg Pierce Andy Warhol's The Chelsea Girls
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Format: Hardback - Released: 05/04/2018

Marvel Studios All Your Questions Answered by Adam Bray Marvel Studios All Your Questions Answered

Who exactly are the Guardians of the Galaxy? Why are the Infinity Stones so important? What's the best order to watch the films in? And are Iron Man and Captain America friends or enemies? If you've ever mixed up the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/04/2018

Cannes - A Festival Virgin's Guide (7th Edition) Attending the Cannes Film Festival, for Filmmakers and Film Industry Professionals by Benjamin Craig Cannes - A Festival Virgin's Guide (7th Edition) Attending the Cannes Film Festival, for Filmmakers and Film Industry Professionals


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/03/2018

Video Freaks Volume 5 by Till Bamberg, Christopher Feldmann Video Freaks Volume 5
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Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2018

Dwarfsploitation (Hardback) by Brad Paulson, Chris (University of Cambridge) Watson Dwarfsploitation (Hardback)
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Format: Hardback - Released: 07/02/2018

Film Remakes and Franchises by Daniel Herbert Film Remakes and Franchises

Examines how remakes and sequels have been central to the film industry from its very inception, yet also considers how the recent trends toward reboots and transmedia franchises depart from those historical precedents. Film scholar Daniel Herbert not only analyses...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/01/2018

Rock 'n' Roll Movies by David Sterritt Rock 'n' Roll Movies

Presents an eclectic look at the many manifestations of rock in motion pictures, from teen-oriented B-movies to Hollywood blockbusters to avant-garde meditations to reverent biopics to animated shorts to performance documentaries. Acclaimed film critic David Sterritt considers the diverse ways...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/01/2018

The Ultimate Guide to Strange Cinema by Michael Vaughn The Ultimate Guide to Strange Cinema

It isn't every film that features man-eating zombie sushi. But for those searching for just that and more strange things in their viewing queue, this film guide is for you. Organized by genre, including comedy, horror, action, drama, fantasy, and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/12/2017

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Studying Fight Club by Mark Ramey Studying Fight Club


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/05/2018

The Films of Audie Murphy by The Films of Audie Murphy

Traces Audie Murphy's life as a film actor, including reviews of each of his films from Beyond Glory (1948) to A Time for Dying (1971). This book describes what was happening in the actor's life at the time of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/05/2018

The Beatles on Screen From Pop Stars to Musicians by Stephanie (Teesside University, UK) Fremaux The Beatles on Screen From Pop Stars to Musicians
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The 1960s ushered in a time of creative freedom and idealism reflected in the popular music and films on both sides of the Atlantic. At the forefront of driving that creative change were four mop-topped musicians from Liverpool, The Beatles....
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/05/2018

Turner Classic Movies: Must-See Sci-fi 50 Movies That Are Out of This World by Sloan De Forest, Roger Corman Turner Classic Movies: Must-See Sci-fi 50 Movies That Are Out of This World
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Turner Classic Movies: Must-See Sci-Fi showcases 50 of the most mind-bending movies ever made.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/05/2018

Best Films Crime, Film Noir, and Mystery by Jay Robert Nash Best Films Crime, Film Noir, and Mystery

This work offers more than 500 comprehensive three to five-star entries (three stars=good; four stars=excellent; five stars=masterpiece.) A brief synopsis of each film is given, followed by cast and production information, stills from these outstanding films, and a rating system...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2018

Best Films Comedy by Jay Robert Nash Best Films Comedy

This work offers more than 500 comprehensive three to five-star entries (three stars=good; four stars=excellent; five stars=masterpiece.) A brief synopsis of each film is given, followed by cast and production information, stills from these outstanding films, and a rating system...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2018

Best Films Fantasy, Horror, and Science Fiction by Jay Robert Nash Best Films Fantasy, Horror, and Science Fiction

This work offers more than 500 comprehensive three to five-star entries (three stars=good; four stars=excellent; five stars=masterpiece.) A brief synopsis of each film is given, followed by cast and production information, stills from these outstanding films, and a rating system...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2018

People Only Die of Love in Movies Film Writing by Jim Ridley by Jim Ridley People Only Die of Love in Movies Film Writing by Jim Ridley

Combining a cineaste's encyclopedic knowledge of film with a child's sense of wonder, Jim Ridley wrote about movies in a way few others can. This anthology collects nearly one hundred of Ridley's film reviews, essays, and journalistic works, organised by...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2018

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Fans, Blockbusterisation, and the Transformation of Cinematic Desire Global Receptions of The Hobbit Film Trilogy by Carolyn Michelle, Charles H. Davis, Ann L. Hardy, Craig Hight Fans, Blockbusterisation, and the Transformation of Cinematic Desire Global Receptions of The Hobbit Film Trilogy
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This book explores the evolution of audience receptions of Peter Jackson's Hobbit trilogy (2012-14) as an exemplar of the contemporary blockbuster event film franchise.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/12/2017

Paris in the Cinema Beyond the Flaneur by Alastair Phillips Paris in the Cinema Beyond the Flaneur

This essay collection offers a new approach to the representation of Paris on screen. Bringing together a wide range of renowned French and Anglophone specialists in film, television, history, architecture and literature, Alastair Phillips and Ginette Vincendeau introduce, challenge and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

Battles on Screen World War II Action Movies by Colin M. Barron Battles on Screen World War II Action Movies


Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Rock 'n' Roll Movies by David Sterritt Rock 'n' Roll Movies

Presents an eclectic look at the many manifestations of rock in motion pictures, from teen-oriented B-movies to Hollywood blockbusters to avant-garde meditations to reverent biopics to animated shorts to performance documentaries. Acclaimed film critic David Sterritt considers the diverse ways...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Paris in the Cinema Beyond the Flaneur by Alastair Phillips Paris in the Cinema Beyond the Flaneur

This essay collection offers a new approach to the representation of Paris on screen. Bringing together a wide range of renowned French and Anglophone specialists in film, television, history, architecture and literature, Alastair Phillips and Ginette Vincendeau introduce, challenge and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/11/2017

The Year of the Geek 365 Adventures from the Sci-Fi Universe by James Clarke The Year of the Geek 365 Adventures from the Sci-Fi Universe

A stylish fresh take on the world of sci-fi and geek culture through stories, illustrations, and infographics.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die by Steven Jay Schneider 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

Completely revised and updated edition of the ultimate guide to film.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Radio Times Guide to Films by Radio Times  Film Unit Radio Times Guide to Films


Format: Paperback - Released: 29/09/2017

Face a la Camera Ou La Verite de L'Instant by Christophe Mene Face a la Camera Ou La Verite de L'Instant


Format: Paperback - Released: 29/09/2017

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