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Seduction: Sex, Lies, and Stardom in Howard Hughes's Hollywood Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062440525
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Published: Custom House - November 12th, 2019

In this riveting popular history, the creator of You Must Remember This probes the inner workings of Hollywood’s glamorous golden age through the stories of some of the dozens of actresses pursued by Howard Hughes, to reveal how the millionaire mogul’s obsessions with sex, power and publicity trapped, abused, or benefitted women who dreamt of screen stardom.


Get Out: The Complete Annotated Screenplay Cover Image
By Jordan Peele, Tananarive Due (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
$19.95
ISBN: 9781941753286
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Published: Inventory Press - November 26th, 2019

Jordan Peele's celebrated screenplay combines horror and dark humor to reveal the terrifying realities of being Black in America


Movies (And Other Things) Cover Image
By Shea Serrano, Arturo Torres (Illustrator)
$25.00
ISBN: 9781538730195
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Published: Twelve - October 8th, 2019

INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Shea Serrano is back, and his new book, Movies (And Other Things), combines the fury of a John Wick shootout, the sly brilliance of Regina George holding court at a cafeteria table, and the sheer power of a Denzel monologue, all into one.


Mr. Know-It-All: The Tarnished Wisdom of a Filth Elder Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374214968
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - May 21st, 2019

No one knows more about everything—especially everything rude, clever, and offensively compelling—than John Waters. The man in the pencil-thin mustache, auteur of the transgressive movie classics Pink Flamingos, Polyester, Hairspray, Cry-Baby, and A Dirty Shame, is one of the world’s great sophisticates, and in Mr.


Carrie Fisher: A Life on the Edge Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374282233
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Published: Sarah Crichton Books - November 12th, 2019

A remarkably candid biography of the remarkably candid—and brilliant—Carrie Fisher


The Queens of Animation: The Untold Story of the Women Who Transformed the World of Disney and Made Cinematic History Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316439152
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 22nd, 2019

A BEST BOOK OF 2019 Library Journal and Financial Times


The Art of Film Projection: A Beginner's Guide Cover Image
By Paolo Cherchi Usai (Editor), Catherine Surowiec (Editor), Spencer Christiano (Editor)
$29.95
ISBN: 9780935398311
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Published: George Eastman House - October 22nd, 2019

A gorgeous gift for every cinephile, The Art of Film Projection celebrates this enduring analog art

The Art of Film Projection: A Beginner's Guide is a beautifully produced, comprehensive outline of the materials, equipment and knowledge needed to present the magic of cinema to an enthralled audience.


Fargo: This Is a True Story Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781538731307
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 29th, 2019

The making of the acclaimed, award-winning TV show told exactly as it occurred.


The Movie Musical! Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781101874066
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Published: Knopf - November 5th, 2019

Irresistible and authoritative, The Movie Musical! is an in-depth look at the singing, dancing, happy-making world of Hollywood musicals, beautifully illustrated in color and black-and-white--an essential text for anyone who's ever laughed, cried, or sung along at the movies.


Grease: The Director's Notebook Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9780062856920
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Published: Harper Design - October 22nd, 2019

Comprehensive and beautifully designed, Grease: The Director's Notebook also includes all new exclusive interviews with the key cast members and crew, including Olivia Newton-John, John Travolta, and Stockard Channing, original script pages, call sheets, conceptual images, and more.