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Movies from the decade of excess, enormity, and experimentalism
A National Bestseller
“A compelling and relevant must-read.” –Entertainment Weekly
The story of filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki's life and work, including his significant impact on Japan and the world
A thirtieth‑century toxic jungle, a bathhouse for tired gods, a red‑haired fish girl, and a furry woodland spirit—what do these have in common?$30.00ISBN: 9781419727726Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Abrams Press - September 4th, 2018New York Times bestseller
2018 Goodreads Choice Award Winner for History & Biography
Fred Rogers (1928–2003) was an enormously influential figure in the history of television and in the lives of tens of millions of children.$30.00ISBN: 9781627794244Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Henry Holt and Co. - May 15th, 2018
From New York Times culture reporter Dave Itzkoff, the definitive biography of Robin Williams – a compelling portrait of one of America’s most beloved and misunderstood entertainers.$30.00ISBN: 9781419732478Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Abrams Press - October 16th, 2018In 1993, Fox debuted a strange new television show called The X-Files. Little did anyone suspect that the series would become one of the network’s biggest hits—and change the landscape of television in the process.$35.00ISBN: 9781419727733Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Abrams - September 4th, 2018Netflix’s BoJack Horseman has quickly become one of the most critically acclaimed animated comedy series in recent memory. Set in an off-kilter, cynically spun rendering of modern-day Hollywood, the show follows washed-up horse actor BoJack Horseman (voiced by Will Arnett) as he attempts to turn his life around.$36.00ISBN: 9781984817426Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Del Rey - October 30th, 2018
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The official behind-the-scenes companion guide to the first two seasons and beyond, featuring exclusive color photos and stunning concept art.
Note: This book has been designed to mimic a used book. The marks, scuffs, and tears on the cover and pages are an intentional design element.$49.95ISBN: 9781909526587Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Reel Art Press - July 24th, 2018
The birthing of Rosemary's Baby behind the scenes, 50 years on$50.00ISBN: 9780520300477Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: University of California Press - October 16th, 2018It has been more than fifty years since John Waters filmed his first short on the roof of his parents’ Baltimore home. Over the following decades, Waters has developed a reputation as an uncompromising cultural force not only in cinema, but also in visual art, writing, and performance.