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Movies of the 80s Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9783836561211
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Published: Taschen - July 6th, 2018

Blockbusters
Movies from the decade of excess, enormity, and experimentalism


You're on an Airplane: A Self-Mythologizing Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735218192
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Published: Blue Rider Press - July 24th, 2018

A National Bestseller


Seduction: Sex, Lies, and Stardom in Howard Hughes's Hollywood Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062440518
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Published: Custom House - November 13th, 2018

“A compelling and relevant must-read.” –Entertainment Weekly


Miyazakiworld: A Life in Art Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780300226850
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Published: Yale University Press - September 4th, 2018

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?


The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781419727726
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Published: Abrams Press - September 4th, 2018

New 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.


Robin Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781627794244
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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.


Monsters of the Week: The Complete Critical Companion to The X-Files Cover Image
By Zack Handlen, Todd VanDerWerff, Chris Carter (Foreword by), Patrick Leger (Illustrator)
$30.00
ISBN: 9781419732478
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Published: Abrams Press - October 16th, 2018

In 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.


BoJack Horseman: The Art Before the Horse Cover Image
By Chris McDonnell, Lisa Hanawalt (Foreword by), Raphael Bob-Waksberg (Introduction by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9781419727733
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Published: Abrams - September 4th, 2018

Netflix’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.


Stranger Things: Worlds Turned Upside Down: The Official Behind-the-Scenes Companion Cover Image
By Gina McIntyre, Matt Duffer (Foreword by), Ross Duffer (Foreword by)
$36.00
ISBN: 9781984817426
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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.


This Is No Dream: Making Rosemary's Baby Cover Image
By Bob Willoughby (Photographer), James Munn, Taylor Hackford (Foreword by)
$49.95
ISBN: 9781909526587
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Published: Reel Art Press - July 24th, 2018

The birthing of Rosemary's Baby behind the scenes, 50 years on


John Waters: Indecent Exposure Cover Image
By Kristen Hileman, Jonathan D. Katz (Contributions by), Robert Storr (Contributions by), Wolfgang Tillmans (Contributions by)
$50.00
ISBN: 9780520300477
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Published: University of California Press - October 16th, 2018

It 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.