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Nice Work - Thirty Years in British Films, Adrian Brunel
1 Adrian Brunel Nice Work - Thirty Years in British Films
Forbes Robertson 224791 London 1949 Hardcover Good Condition Good Adrian begins with the story of British Film making during the first World War and then thirty years later took the plunge into British film production. From then we follow the adventures of Adrian as he fought his way through slumps and booms making every type of film, from comedies to musicals in England, Italy, Germany, Austria, Spain and Morocco 217 pages. Moderately foxed throughout. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; Film::Cinema. Inventory No: 224791. Hardcover 
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Price: 25.00 AUD 18.75 AUD 
 
 
Reel Women: Pioneers of the Cinema: The First Hundred Years Volume II 1960's - 2010, Ally Acker
2 Ally Acker Reel Women: Pioneers of the Cinema: The First Hundred Years Volume II 1960's - 2010
Reel Women Media Publishing 236074 USA 2011 1460971949 / 9781460971949 Trade Paperback Very Good Condition The long awaited, vastly expanded update to the 1990 groundbreaking classic edition used in universities worldwide. Features the pioneering female filmmakers that transformed movies behind the scenes since 1896. A perennial edition. Now in two volumes. Volume I: 1890's - 1950's with a ForeWord by Judith Crist (https: //www.createspace.com/3361906) Volume II: 1960's - 2010 with a ForeWord by Jeanine Basinger. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Film; Film, Radio & Television; ISBN: 1460971949. ISBN/EAN: 9781460971949. Inventory No: 236074. Paperback 
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Price: 25.00 AUD 18.75 AUD 
 
 
The Oscars - The Secret History of Hollywood's Academy Awards, Anthony Holden
3 Anthony Holden The Oscars - The Secret History of Hollywood's Academy Awards
Warner 227073 Great Britain 1994 0751500682 / 9780751500684 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket The author of Lawrence Olivier and Prince Charles presents a wryly penetrating, provocative history of the Academy Awards, from the first banquet to the 1991 presentations, that is also a scrupulously researched look at how the Oscar has become the plaything of many powerful Hollywood special interest groups. Photos. Light tanning to pages. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Film::Film and TV; Film, Radio & Television; ISBN: 0751500682. ISBN/EAN: 9780751500684. Inventory No: 227073. Paperback 
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Price: 20.00 AUD 15.00 AUD 
 
 
Against The Wind, Brian Courtis [Compiled]
4 Brian Courtis [Compiled] Against The Wind
HSV7 235744 Australia 1978 0959617906 / 9780959617900 Softcover Good Condition A Pegasus production in Association with the Seven Network. This 13 episode mini-series centred on Mary Mulvane , a young Irish convict who was transported to Australia where she married an ex-convict 'and struggled for life and dignity' in Sydney's Castle Hill district. It fictonalises the Irish Rebellion (1798), the Castle Hill Rebellion (1804) and the Rum Rebellion (1808) against Governor Bligh. 80 pages. Cover has a few creases. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Film::Film and TV; Film, Radio & Television; ISBN: 0959617906. ISBN/EAN: 9780959617900. Inventory No: 235744. Paperback 
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Price: 17.00 AUD 12.75 AUD 
 
 
Johnny Depp: A Modern Rebel, Brian J. Robb
5 Brian J. Robb Johnny Depp: A Modern Rebel
Hodder & Stoughton 241917 Australia 1996 0733603505 / 9780733603501 Softcover Very Good Condition Johnny Depp is one of Hollywood's bad boys, refusing to conform to expectations, and taking unconventional film roles. This biography describes how, after childhood drug problems, a troubled home background, and an initial career in rock music, Depp moved to Hollywood to achieve critical acclaim in films such as "What's Eating Gilbert Grape?", "Edward Scissorhands" and "Benny and Joon". He has also achieved notoriety as co-owner of The Viper Room, the LA club where River Phoenix died, and for his high-profile relationships, with Winona Ryder, to whom he was engaged, and the English model, Kate Moss, with whom he is presently involved. The book also shows how Depp is considered to have a comic gift as an actor, and how fellow stars, including Marlon Brando, Faye Dunawaye and Mickey Rourke, have given him and his work glowing tributes. Blue ink stain mark to top of page edges. 156 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; Film. ISBN: 0733603505. ISBN/EAN: 9780733603501. Inventory No: 241917. Paperback 
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Price: 15.00 AUD 11.25 AUD 
 
 
The Lord Of The Rings - The Making Of The Movie Trilogy, Brian Sibley
6 Brian Sibley The Lord Of The Rings - The Making Of The Movie Trilogy
New Line Cinema 239655 London 2002 First Edition 000713567X / 9780007135677 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 191 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Film::Cinema; Film, Radio & Television; ISBN: 000713567X. ISBN/EAN: 9780007135677. Inventory No: 239655. Paperback 
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Price: 30.00 AUD 22.50 AUD 
 
 
Red Dwarf Programme Guide, Chris Howarth & Steve Lyons
7 Chris Howarth & Steve Lyons Red Dwarf Programme Guide
Virgin 239808 Great Britain 1993 0863696821 / 9780863696824 Softcover Good Condition With the addition of a new cast member, Kochanski, and the split between the original partnership behind the show, there is much new ground to cover in this second revised edition. Much of the text has been rewritten and new photos added, but it still contains the latest information on all the episodes and new spin-off products and activities. 228 pages. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Cover edges rubbed. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Film::Film and TV; Film, Radio & Television; ISBN: 0863696821. ISBN/EAN: 9780863696824. Inventory No: 239808. Paperback 
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Price: 10.00 AUD 7.50 AUD 
 
 
The Lord Of The Rings - The Two Towers - Photo Guide - Includes FREE Stickers, David Brawn
8 David Brawn The Lord Of The Rings - The Two Towers - Photo Guide - Includes FREE Stickers
New Line Cinema 239654 London 2002 0007143729 / 9780007143726 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 46 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Film::Cinema; Film, Radio & Television; ISBN: 0007143729. ISBN/EAN: 9780007143726. Inventory No: 239654. Paperback 
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The Great Movie Stars - The International Years, David Shipman
9 David Shipman The Great Movie Stars - The International Years
Angus & Robertson 231868 Australia 1980 First Australian Edition 0207148031 / 9780207148033 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 646 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Film; Film, Radio & Television; ISBN: 0207148031. ISBN/EAN: 9780207148033. Inventory No: 231868. Paperback 
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Price: 15.00 AUD 11.25 AUD 
 
 
The Lord Of The Rings - The Two Towers - 2003 Diary, Diary
10 Diary The Lord Of The Rings - The Two Towers - 2003 Diary
The Five Mile Press 239664 Australia 2003 1865037109 / 9781865037103 Softcover Fine Condition No Dust Jacket Never used. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Film::Cinema; Film, Radio & Television; ISBN: 1865037109. ISBN/EAN: 9781865037103. Inventory No: 239664. Paperback 
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Price: 15.00 AUD 11.25 AUD 
 
 
Rebel: The Life and Legend of james Dean, Donald Spoto
11 Donald Spoto Rebel: The Life and Legend of james Dean
HarperCollins 234415 Great Britain 1997 0006387586 / 9780006387589 Softcover Good Condition Using family, civic, historic, studio and public archives, this biography traces James Dean's life, from the bespectacled farmboy from rural Indiana to one of the world's most sensational and short-lived screen icons. 306 pages. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; Film. ISBN: 0006387586. ISBN/EAN: 9780006387589. Inventory No: 234415. Paperback 
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Price: 12.50 AUD 9.38 AUD 
 
 
Northern Exposure: Letters from Cicely, Ellis Weiner
12 Ellis Weiner Northern Exposure: Letters from Cicely
Penguin Books 238296 Australia 1992 0140173323 / 9780140173321 Softcover Good Condition CBS TV's Northern Exposure is a hit nationwide--and now, following the success of Pocket's Twin Peaks books, comes Letters from Cicely. It is a candid and insightful look into the world of Cicely, Alaska, where life borders on the eccentric and comforts are scarce. Features personal and private correspondence between the quirky cast of characters from the show. 218 pages. Item Type: TV Tie-in. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Film::Film and TV; ISBN: 0140173323. ISBN/EAN: 9780140173321. Inventory No: 238296. Paperback 
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Price: 7.00 AUD 5.25 AUD 
 
 
Stanley Cavell: Skepticism, Subjectivity and the Ordinary, Espen Hammer
13 Espen Hammer Stanley Cavell: Skepticism, Subjectivity and the Ordinary
Polity Press 244636 Great Britain 2002 0745623581 / 9780745623580 Softcover Very Good Condition Stanley Cavell is a leading figure in American philosophy and one of the most exhilarating and wide-ranging intellectuals of our time. In this book Espen Hammer offers a lucid and thorough account of the development of Cavell's work, from his early writings on ordinary language philosophy and skepticism to his most recent contributions to film studies, literary theory, romanticism, ethics, and politics. The book traces the many lines of skepticism occurring in Cavell's work and shows how they amount to a rich and subtle picture of human subjectivity. Hammer explores Cavell's passionate engagement with Austin and Wittgenstein's visions of language, and his uncovering of conceptions of the ordinary in Emerson and Thoreau. Central sections of the book are devoted to the tragic and the comic as these modes of existence come into play in Shakespeare and Hollywood cinematic drama. In elaborating Cavell's responses to thinkers such as Heidegger, Levinas, and Derrida, the author situates Cavell's writing within the wider context of contemporary continental philosophy. Hammer clearly reveals the existential dimensions of Cavell's thought. He argues that his variant of ordinary language philosophy is a vital stimulus to self-transformation in cognitive, aesthetic, ethical, and political domains, contributing significantly to a rethinking of issues such as responsibility and autonomy, and the relationship between philosophy and literature. A critical introduction to the thought of an inordinately complex writer, this book will be of great interest to students and scholars in philosophy, literary theory, cultural theory, comparative literature, and media and cultural studies. 199 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Film; Film, Radio & Television; ISBN: 0745623581. ISBN/EAN: 9780745623580. Inventory No: 244636. Paperback 
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Colour with Kodak Films: Still and Movie - How to Tackle Any Subject with Kodak Colour Films, g. Blitz and J. Lamouret
14 g. Blitz and J. Lamouret Colour with Kodak Films: Still and Movie - How to Tackle Any Subject with Kodak Colour Films
Focal Press 242723 London 1964 Second Impression Softcover Good Condition Small piece lifted on top of front cover. 183 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Photography; Film, Radio & Television; Film. Inventory No: 242723. Paperback 
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Price: 12.00 AUD 9.00 AUD 
 
 
Darlings of the Gods: One year in the Lives of Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh, Garry O'Connor
15 Garry O'Connor Darlings of the Gods: One year in the Lives of Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh
Hodder & Stoughton 242778 Great Britain 1984 First Edition 034034346X / 9780340343463 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good The marriage of Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh in 1940 was one of the great love stories of its day, with Olivier rapidly becoming the leading actor of his generation and Vivien Leigh soon to attain an international reputation in Gone With The Wind. By the end of the Second World War the Oliviers ruled the English stage, which is where Garry OíConnorís book begins. In 1948, the Oliviers led an Old Vic Company tour of Australia and New Zealand. Their marriage was no longer as secure as it had once been, and by the time they reached England again, the best years were behind them. Included in this fascinating account are anecdotes of the Oliviersí travels working in Australasia and being entertained as celebrities. 192 pages. Ex-Libris pasted in. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; film. ISBN: 034034346X. ISBN/EAN: 9780340343463. Inventory No: 242778. Hardcover 
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Price: 17.00 AUD 12.75 AUD 
 
 
The Pleasure-Dome, Graham Greene
16 Graham Greene The Pleasure-Dome
Oxford University Press 240745 London 1972 0192812866 / 9780192812865 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 284 pages. Light tanning to pages. Inscription to previous owner on title page. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Film::Cinema; Film, Radio & Television; ISBN: 0192812866. ISBN/EAN: 9780192812865. Inventory No: 240745. Paperback 
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Price: 18.00 AUD 13.50 AUD 
 
 
Twenty-Five Thousand Sunsets - The Autobiography of Herbert Wilcox, Herbert Wilcox
17 Herbert Wilcox Twenty-Five Thousand Sunsets - The Autobiography of Herbert Wilcox
The Bodley Head 230683 London 1967 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Autobiography of producer, director, financier of British film industry 233 pages. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; Film. Inventory No: 230683. Hardcover 
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Price: 15.00 AUD 11.25 AUD 
 
 
The Filmmaker Says - Quotes, Quips and Words Of Wisdom, Jamie Thompson Stern - Editor
18 Jamie Thompson Stern - Editor The Filmmaker Says - Quotes, Quips and Words Of Wisdom
Princeton Architectural Press 242263 USA 2013 161689220X / 9781616892203 Hardcover (Embossed Cloth) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket This is a book of quotations by and about filmmakers and filmmaking. One quotation per page- the quote on the left and right side of the spread will in some way respond to each other. The Filmmaker Says will resemble a dinner party, with a filmmaker from the early nineteenth century sitting next to one practicing today, or two contemporary filmmakers talking to each other, complimenting, competing, disagreeing. Occasionally, a critic will add his or her two cents to the mix. 159 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Film; Film, Radio & Television; ISBN/EAN: 9781616892203. Inventory No: 242263. Hardcover 
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Price: 14.00 AUD 10.50 AUD 
 
 
Grand Street Hollywood, Jean Stein
19 Jean Stein Grand Street Hollywood
Grand Street 229028 Hollywood 1994 1885490003 / 9781885490001 Trade Paperback Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Dennis Hopper; Quentin Tarantino, Orson Welles, Cecil B. DeMille and many more 264 pages. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Film::Cinema; Film, Radio & Television; ISBN: 1885490003. ISBN/EAN: 9781885490001. Inventory No: 229028. Paperback 
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Sundancing: Hanging Out and Listening in at America's Most Important Film Festival, John Anderson
20 John Anderson Sundancing: Hanging Out and Listening in at America's Most Important Film Festival
Spike books 238201 New York 2000 0380804808 / 9780380804801 Softcover Very Good Condition Every winter, 8,000 feet above sea level in the Utah snow, the hopes and dreams of young moviemakers are put on display at the Sundance Film Festival--the haven for independent films where you can show up a kid and go home a star. In barely twenty years of existence, the festival--now overseen by Robert Redford's Sundance Institute--has assumed tremendous importance for today's film culture: during the annual ten-day event, tiny Park City is so overrun by agents, publicists, studio executives, and other Hollywood types that in 1988 they blew out the town's cell-phone relay system. 268 pages. Light tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Film; United States; ISBN: 0380804808. ISBN/EAN: 9780380804801. Inventory No: 238201. Paperback 
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