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  • Art of Horror Movies: An Illustrated History
    Art of Horror Movies: An Illustrated History (English, Hardback) Stephen Jones

    The ultimate guide to art used in the horror film genre, tracing its history from the Silent era to the latest releases and trends

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  • Pandora's Box
    Pandora's Box (English, Paperback) Pamela Hutchinson

    Die Buchse der Pandora (Pandora's Box, 1929), starring Hollywood icon Louise Brooks, is an established classic of the silent era.Pamela Hutchinson revisits and challenges many assumptions made about the film, its lead character and its star.

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  • Folk Horror
    Folk Horror (English, Paperback) Adam Scovell

    Interest in the ancient, the occult, and the "wyrd" is on the rise. The furrows of Robin Hardy (The Wicker Man), Piers Haggard (Blood on Satan's Claw), and Michael Reeves (Witchfinder General) have arisen again, most notably in the films of Ben Wheatley (Kill List), as has the Spirit of Dark of Lonely Water, Juganets, cursed Saxon crowns, spaceships hidden under ancient barrows, owls and flowers,...

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  • As You Wish
    As You Wish (Paperback) Cary Elwes, Joe Layden

    From Cary Elwes, who played the iconic role of Westley in The Princess Bride, comes the bestselling behind-the-scenes look at the making of the cult classic film.

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  • American Gothic
    American Gothic (English, Hardback) Jonathan Rigby

    A landmark study of the Hollywood horror film from its 19th-century beginnings through to the arrival of Vincent Price as a genre star. This 60-year period encompasses the shadowy nightmares of the silent era, the breakthrough hits in the early days of talkies, the thoughtful chillers of the 1940s and the post-war boom in lurid science-fiction.

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  • Euro Gothic
    Euro Gothic (English, Hardback) Jonathan Rigby

    Jonathan Rigby brings his incisive scrutiny to bear on more than 100 Continental horror films, ranging from the early years of the 20th century to the video revolution of the 1980s.

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  • Gothic
    Gothic (English, Paperback)
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  • Ain't Got Time to Bleed
    Ain't Got Time to Bleed (English, Hardback) Andrew Shaffer

    Discover how some of the silver screen's most iconic action heroes would really fare after being shot, stabbed, and dropped off buildings in this witty look at the real science behind Hollywood injuries....

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  • House Of Psychotic Women (paperback)
    House Of Psychotic Women (paperback) (English, Paperback) Kier-La Janisse

    Cinema is full of neurotic personalities, but few things are more transfixing than a woman losing her mind onscreen. Unlike her male counterpart, the female neurotic lives a shamed existence, making these films rare places where her destructive emotions get to play. House of Psychotic Women is an examination of these characters through a daringly autobiographical lens. Anecdotes and memories...

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  • It's Alive!
    It's Alive! (English, Hardback) Daniel Finamore

    One of the world s premier collections of horror and sci-fi movie posters amassed, not altogether surprisingly, by the dark mind of Metallica s lead guitarist, Kirk Hammett.

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  • Men, Women, and Chain Saws
    Men, Women, and Chain Saws (English, Paperback) Carol J. Clover

    From its first publication in 1992, Men, Women, and Chain Saws has offered a groundbreaking perspective on the creativity and influence of horror cinema since the mid-1970s. Investigating the popularity of the low-budget tradition, Carol Clover looks in particular at slasher, occult, and rape-revenge films. Although such movies have been traditionally understood as offering only sadistic pleasures...

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  • Trash Cinema
    Trash Cinema (English, Paperback) Guy Barefoot

    This volume explores the lower reaches of cinema and its paradoxical appeal. It looks at films from the B-movies of the 1930s to the mockbusters of today, and from the New York underground to the genre variations of Turkey's Yesilçam studios (and their YouTube afterlife). Critically examining the reasons for studying, denigrating, or celebrating the detritus of film history, it also considers the...

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  • A History of Italian Cinema
    A History of Italian Cinema (English, Paperback) Peter Bondanella, Federico Pacchioni

    The only comprehensive and up-to-date book on the subject of Italian cinema available anywhere, in any language.

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  • Film Noir
    Film Noir (English, Hardback) Alain Silver, James Ursini

    Into the Night...

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  • The Hidden Tools of Comedy
    The Hidden Tools of Comedy (English, Paperback) Steve Kaplan

    While other books give you tips on how to ?write funny,? this book offers a paradigm shift in understanding the mechanics and art of comedy, and the proven, practical tools that help writers translate that understanding into successful, commercial scripts. The Hidden Tools of Comedy unlocks the unique secrets and techniques of writing comedy. Kaplan deconstructs sequences in popular films and TV that work and don't work, and explains what tools were used (or should have been used).

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  • Star Wars Insider: Icons of the Galaxy
    Star Wars Insider: Icons of the Galaxy (English, Paperback) Titan Books

    A Star Wars icon is an aspect of the Star Wars saga that you will never forget. It might be a person such as Princess Leia, a droid such as C-3P0, characters such as the stormtroopers or even a collectable such as Kenner's classic Millennium Falcon playset.

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  • The 2001 File
    The 2001 File (English, Hardback) Christopher Frayling

    This magnificent tome is a previously unseen look behind-the-scenes at the making of this most legendary of science fiction classics. Art director Harry Lange's strikingly realistic designs for Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey created an extraordinary vision of the future and they remain the epitome of filmmaking. For the first time ever, Lange's archive is explored in this stunning volume, featuring original concept sketches, designs, correspondence and on set photographs.

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  • Writing the Horror Movie
    Writing the Horror Movie (English, Paperback) Marc Blake, Sara Bailey

    A practical, theoretically savvy guide to writing a horror movie.

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  • A History of Experimental Film and Video
    A History of Experimental Film and Video (English, Paperback) A. L. Rees

    This new edition covers thehistory of avante-garde film and video, ranging from Cezanne and dada, via Cocteau, Brakhage and Le Grice, to the new wave of British video artists in the 1990s. The author also reconstitutes the avante-garde film as an independent form of art practice with its own internal logic and aesthetic discourse.

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  • The Frightfest Guide To Monster Movies
    The Frightfest Guide To Monster Movies (English, Paperback) Frank Henenlotter $23.74
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