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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • The James Bond Archives
    The James Bond Archives (English, Hardback) TASCHEN

    "Bond, James Bond." Since Sean Connery uttered those immortal words in 1962, the most dashing secret agent in the history of cinema has been charming and thrilling audiences worldwide. This impeccably British character created by author Ian Fleming has starred in 24 EON-produced films, played by 6 different actors over five decades.

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  • Gothic
    Gothic (English, Paperback)
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  • The Frightfest Guide To Exploitation Movies
    The Frightfest Guide To Exploitation Movies (English, Paperback) Buddy Giovinazzo, Alan Jones $23.05 $24.95
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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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  • Essential Horror Movies
    Essential Horror Movies (English, Hardback) Michael Mallory

    The definitive book for fans of monster movies, slasher films, and cult classics

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  • The Art of Horror Movies: An Illustrated History
    The 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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  • English Gothic
    English Gothic (English, Hardback) Jonathan Rigby

    A book, that intends to trace the rise and fall of horror cinema from its beginnings in the 1890s right through to the end of the 20th century, encompassing the lost films of the silent era, the Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi chillers of the 1930s, the lurid classics from Hammer's house of horror and the explicit shockers of the 1970s.

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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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  • Graphic Thrills
    Graphic Thrills (English, Paperback) Robin Bougie

    The 1970s and early '80s were the golden era of the American hardcore sex film. This legendary cycle of adult filmmaking was distinguished by both the quality of the movies and the advertising that promoted them. Real movies made by directors with a vision, performed by passionate actors, backed up with genuine plots, drama, and imagination that hit peaks the industry hasn't seen before or since....

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  • Slow Cinema
    Slow Cinema (English, Paperback) Tiago De Luca

    This collection of essays interrogates and expands the frameworks that have informed slow cinema debates. Repositioning the term in a broader theoretical space, the book combines an array of fine-g rained studies that will provide insight into the notion of slowness in the cinema, while mapping out past and contemporary slow films across the globe.

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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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  • Silent Film Quarterly Issue 1
    Silent Film Quarterly Issue 1 (Paperback) Charles Epting

    Silent Film Quarterly is the only print magazine dedicated exclusively to the silent era of cinema. Issue 1 was released in the Fall of 2015 to widespread praise. It features 56 pages of original articles and republished content from the 1910s and 20s, as well as reviews and interviews.

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  • The Bad Movie Bible
    The Bad Movie Bible (English, Hardback) Rob Hill

    Analysis and reviews of 101 of the best "so bad they're good" movies of the last fifty years, including interviews with heroes and villains as diverse as Dame Joan Collins and Tommy Wiseau. Also features first-hand accounts from genre legends, who explain what went wrong, and why it isn't their fault.

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  • Brit Noir
    Brit Noir (English, Paperback) Barry Forshaw

    Barry Forshaw is acknowledged as a leading expert on crime fiction from European countries, but his principal area of expertise is in the British crime arena. After the success of Nordic Noir and Euro Noir, he returns to the British Isles to produce the ultimate reader's guide to modern British crime fiction. The word 'Noir' is used in its loosest sense; every major living British and Irish writer...

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  • Agatha Christie on Screen
    Agatha Christie on Screen (English, Paperback) Mark Aldridge

    This book is a comprehensive exploration of 90 years of film and television adaptations of the world's best-selling novelist's work. Drawing on extensive archival material, it offers new information regarding both the well-known and forgotten screen adaptations of Agatha Christie's stories, including unmade and rare adaptations, some of which have been unseen for more than half a century....

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