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Martin Scorsese Close Up: The Making of His Movies

By: Andy Dougan

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Orion: 1997

Seller ID: 247585

ISBN: 0752811754

Condition: Fine Condition


A new series of biographies of contemporary directors concentrating on their movies, and written by an author who knows their subject personally. Each book includes a complete unabridged collection of reviews from VARIETY. Gift Quality 144 pages. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; Film::Cinema. ISBN: 0752811754. ISBN/EAN: 9780752811758. Inventory No: 247585. Hardcover View more info

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The Oscars - The Secret History of Hollywood's Academy Awards

By: Anthony Holden

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Warner: 1994

Seller ID: 227073

ISBN: 0751500682

Condition: Very Good Condition


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: 22... View more info

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Against The Wind

By: Brian Courtis [Compiled]

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Australia, HSV7: 1978

Seller ID: 235744

ISBN: 0959617906

Condition: 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. Inventor... View more info

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Johnny Depp: A Modern Rebel

By: Brian J. Robb

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Hodder & Stoughton: 1996

Seller ID: 241917

ISBN: 0733603505

Condition: 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... View more info

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Oliver Stone Close Up: The Making of His Movies

By: Chris Salewicz

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Orion: 1997

Seller ID: 247586

ISBN: 0752810391

Condition: Fine Condition


A new series of biographies of contemporary directors concentrating on their movies, and written by an author who knows their subject personally. Each book includes a complete unabridged collection of reviews from VARIETY. Gift Quality 144 pages. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; Film::Cinema. ISBN: 0752810391. ISBN/EAN: 9780752810393. Inventory No: 247586. Hardcover View more info

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Weta Digital: 20 Years of Imagination on Screen

By: Clare Burgess with Brian Sibley

Price: $40.00

Publisher: USA, Harper Design: 2014

Seller ID: 248033

ISBN: 006229783X

Condition: Near Fine Condition


An insider's tour of twenty years of movie-making magic at Weta Digital - a stunning look at visual effects are created for the world's most iconic films. A talented director with the right cinematography crew may see in his or her head exactly the movie he wants to make. But to realize that vision he must have the right visual effects. these are exactly what the geniuses at Weta Digital provide. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: film; Film, Radio & Television; ISBN/EAN: 9780062297839. Inventory No: 248033. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping char... View more info

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The Lord Of The Rings - The Two Towers - Photo Guide - Includes FREE Stickers

By: David Brawn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, New Line Cinema: 2002

Seller ID: 239654

ISBN: 0007143729

Condition: Very Good Condition


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 View more info

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Bridge to Terabitha: The Official Movie Companion

By: David Paterson

Price: $8.50

Publisher: USA, HarperEntertainment: 2003

Seller ID: 247097

ISBN: 0061215317

Condition: Good Condition


Discover how the magical land of Terabithia was brought to the big screen in the major motion picture Bridge to Terabithia. Included inside this official movie scrapbook are: never–before–seen images from the movie; exclusive behind–the–scene stories; actor profiles and interviews and much more! This exciting guide is written by David Paterson, the son of the Newbery Medal winning author of Bridge to Terabithia, Katherine Paterson. His commentary, combined with brilliant full color photographs from the film, render this an unforgettable insider's exploration of a story that has capture... View more info

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Motion Picture Camera and Lighting Equipment [Media Manual]

By: David W. Samuelson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Focal Press: 1993

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 247577

ISBN: 024051016X

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Motion Picture Camera and Lighting Equipment enables cinematographers and film producers to find their way through the bewildering array of equipment offered for professional use. Electronic and computer control mechanisms and video assist are all covered in this practical, easy to understand volume. The contents range from imaging problems, close focusing and handholding, to tables, diagrams and terminology, making the book a valuable reference source for students or those new to cinematography.The first edition of the book was awarded the Goldovski Prize for Technical Writing by the Internat... View more info

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Motion Picture Camera Data [Media Manual]

By: David W. Samuelson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Focal Press: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 247578

ISBN: 0240509986

Condition: Near Fine Condition


This manual is an illustrated guide to over 100 different camera models both new and old. It is an indespensable guide that will enable you to make decisions over the right choice of camera for a particular job, where information and manuals are not available. With every type of film camera catered for from 65mm to Super8 A wide range of cameras and their virtues are described: the film guage, quietness, image steadiness, maximum speed, any special features such as in-shot shutter adjustment, handholdability, reflex or TV viewfinding, motor control systems, portability and practical use on loc... View more info

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The Cambridge Companion to Literature on Screen

By: Deborah Cartmell and Imelda Whelehan [Editors]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Cambridge University Press: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 247989

ISBN: 0521614864

Condition: Very Good Condition


This Companion offers a multi-disciplinary approach to literature on film and television. Writers are drawn from different backgrounds to consider broad topics, such as the issue of adaptation from novels and plays to the screen, canonical and popular literature, fantasy, genre and adaptations for children. There are also case studies, such as Shakespeare, Jane Austen, the nineteenth-century novel and modernism, which allow the reader to place adaptations of the work of writers within a wider context. An interview with Andrew Davies, whose work includes Pride and Prejudice (1995) and Bleak Hou... View more info

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The Lord Of The Rings - The Two Towers - 2003 Diary

By: Diary

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, The Five Mile Press: 2003

Seller ID: 239664

ISBN: 1865037109

Condition: Fine Condition


Never used. Gift Quality 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 View more info

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Northern Exposure: Letters from Cicely

By: Ellis Weiner

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Australia, Penguin Books: 1992

Seller ID: 238296

ISBN: 0140173323

Condition: 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 View more info

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History and Heartburn: The Saga of Australian Film 1896-1978

By: Eric Reade

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Harper & Row Publishers: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 247994

ISBN: 006312033X

Condition: Very Good Condition


Australian films earned international recognition in the 1970s, but the story of the Australian film industry extends back to the turn of the century; during the silent and sound eras Australia produced a succession of innovative producers, directors, photographers, and scriptwriters. History and Heartburn is the first major survey of Australian filmmaking. 353 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Australian; Film, Radio & Television; Film. ISBN: 006312033X. ISBN/EAN: 9780063120334. Inventory No: 247994. This book is e... View more info

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Stanley Cavell: Skepticism, Subjectivity and the Ordinary

By: Espen Hammer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Polity Press: 2002

Seller ID: 244636

ISBN: 0745623581

Condition: 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 engagem... View more info

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British Entertainers: The Astrological Profiles

By: Frank C. Clifford

Price: $14.00

Publisher: England, Flare Publications: 1997

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 247714

ISBN: 0953026116

Condition: Near Fine Condition


This work combines astrology with the concise biographies of over 700 prominent personalities from the worlds of film, theatre, TV, comedy and music. It also uncovers the prime indicators of performing talent in birth charts. All of the data has been meticulously researched and classified.;It is the reference book for researchers and astrologers wishing to explore correlations between life events and character and planetary placements and cycles.;It should be a useful companion for starwatchers and fans of the famous wanting to know the major life events of their favourite celebrities. Discove... View more info

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Colour with Kodak Films: Still and Movie - How to Tackle Any Subject with Kodak Colour Films

By: g. Blitz and J. Lamouret

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Focal Press: 1964

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 242723

Condition: 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 View more info

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Darlings of the Gods: One year in the Lives of Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh

By: Garry O'Connor

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Hodder & Stoughton: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 242778

ISBN: 034034346X

Condition: Very Good Condition


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 O’Connor’s 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... View more info