Our favorite Film books!
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.
Jordan Peele's celebrated screenplay combines horror and dark humor to reveal the terrifying realities of being Black in America
INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER"It's like a textbook gone right; your mind couldn't wander if it tried." --New York Times$27.00ISBN: 9780374214968Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.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.$28.00ISBN: 9780374282233Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Sarah Crichton Books - November 12th, 2019
A remarkably candid biography of the remarkably candid—and brilliant—Carrie Fisher$29.00ISBN: 9780316439152Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 22nd, 2019A BEST BOOK OF 2019: Library Journal, Christian Science Monitor, and Financial Times$29.95ISBN: 9780935398311Published: 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.$35.00ISBN: 9781538731307Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 29th, 2019
The making of the acclaimed, award-winning TV show told exactly as it occurred.$40.00ISBN: 9781101874066Published: 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.$45.00ISBN: 9780062856920Published: 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.