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CINEMA AND CULTURAL MODERNITY

By: Branston, Gill

Price: $25.05

Publisher: Buckingham, U.K., Open University Press: 2000

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 008108


viii, + 207pp., b/white photographic illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper minimally edgeworn. " . . . carves a path through the complex histories and issues of film and cinema studies and vividly explores these in their social and political contexts . . . " Contents include: Intro., 7 chapters, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 400g. View more info

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THE LORD OF THE RINGS LOCATION GUIDEBOOK

By: Brodie, Ian

Price: $8.20

Publisher: Auckland, New Zealand, Harper Collins: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011082


96pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper very good. "This unique and definitive guidebook showcases movie-set locations around New Zealand as seen in the first two films. It includes: maps and location directions; useful touring information; GPS references; Foreword by Peter Jackson; photographs and an article by Alan Lee; contributions from cast and crew; movie images. Book weight app... View more info

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STAR TREK : "Where No One Has Gone Before". A History in Pictures

By: Dillard, J. M. (Text by)

Price: $16.39

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Pocket Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Seller ID: 009549


xii, + 207pp., colour illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain black boards nominally scuffed only. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket in excellent condition. Introduction by William Shatner. "A unique commemorative volume . . . this ultimate, deluxe collector's edition features personal accounts, anecdotes, and full-colour photographs from the actors, fans, and back-stage profession... View more info

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DOCTOR WHO SPECIAL EFFECTS

By: Irvine, Mat

Price: $9.11

Publisher: London, Beaver Books: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010177


96pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a soft corner crease, minor edgewear. "The author, who has worked on 'Doctor Who' for many years, takes you behind the scenes of this most famous of all science fiction series . . . " Book weight approx. 362g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. View more info

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WORLDS OF THE FEDERATION (Star Trek)

By: Johnson, Shane

Price: $14.57

Publisher: Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A., Pocket Books (Simon & Schuster): 1989

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 009538


155pp., plus 8 page, colour-art illustrated section (Don Ivan Punchatz), and b/white illustrations throughout by the author. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has several very small areas of surface abrasion to rear panel. " . . . takes the reader on an imaginative, fictional journey into the Star Trek Universe. Based on the Star Trek adventures, this book uses hundreds of star charts and line drawings as well as a rich text to o... View more info

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CELLULOID SERIAL KILLERS : The Real Monsters Behind The Movies

By: Kidd, Paul B.

Price: $20.04

Publisher: Rowville, VIC, Australia, The Five Mile Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007987


xii, + 402pp., colour and b/white illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn and scuffed. "A unique and compelling guide to serial killer movies and their true-life counterparts . . . Paul B. Kidd presents cinema's classic serial killer movies and introduces the real killers who inspired some of our worst nightmares. Complete with movie posters and real-life photos of the murderers, this compre... View more info

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WOMEN'S PICTURES : Feminism and Cinema

By: Kuhn, Annette

Price: $14.57

Publisher: London, Routledge and Kegan Paul: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 012234


xiv, + 226pp., b/white illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper very mildly edge-rubbed, soft crease to rear panel. From inside front cover: "In this lucid and comprehensive exploration of the relationship between feminism and cinema, Annette Kuhn discusses the issues, explains the analytical terms and examines the alternatives for feminist film analysis and for feminist film making . . . The films used as points of discus... View more info

FROM SAMBO TO SUPERSPADE: The Black Experience

By: Leab, Daniel J.

Price: $20.95

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1975

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 004567


viii, + 301pp., intext, b/white halftone plate illustrations throughout, mostly movie stills. Books clean and square. Spine firm. In-production print imperfection splotch in foredge margin of four pages, otherwise leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn and soiled. In part, previously published, the story of black actors on screen is based largely on research and close study of several thousand films, and is not only an important addition t... View more info

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STAR WARS : The Essential Guide to Characters

By: Mangels, Andy

Price: $14.57

Publisher: U.S.A., Del Rey (Ballantine Books): 1995

Edition: First Edition, Second Impression

Seller ID: 009543


xi, + 199pp., plus publisher's promotional section at rear. B/white illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn only. "Features detailed profiles of all the most important characters in the Star Wars universe; covers the movies, the books -classic and new- the comics, the TV specials, the games; describes the history and personality of each character, with vital statistics, weapons of choice, an... View more info

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STARLOG'S SCIENCE FICTION HEROES AND HEROINES

By: McDonnell, David (Edited by)

Price: $22.77

Publisher: New York, Crescent Books: 1995

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 009541


92pp., printed endpapers. Colour plate frontispiece, plus intext colour plates (and a few b/white) throughout (all film stills). Book clean and square. Spine firm, red metallic title there-on. Plain blue boards undamaged. Text-block unmarked. Illustrated (montage-style), loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally edgeworn only. A page-by-page journey with the 'best characters in the Science Fiction universe'. Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, Our Heroes and Her... View more info

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STAR TREK CHRONOLOGY : The History of the Future

By: Okuda, Michael and Okuda, Denise

Price: $14.57

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1993

Edition: First Trade Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 009537


viii, + 184pp., (mostly) small b/white illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a tiny corner crease to front panel, else very good. " . . . a comprehensive history of the incredible Star Trek universe . . . documents every important event from every Star Trek episode and film, including both stardates and Earth calendar dates . . . profusely illustrated with nearly 500 photos, an invaluable sourcebook for f... View more info

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THE STAR TREK ENCYCLOPEDIA : A Reference Guide to the Future

By: Okuda, Michael, Okuda, Denise and Mirek, Debbie

Price: $14.57

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition, Fifth Impression

Seller ID: 009545


iv, + 396pp., b/white illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. "This massive encyclopedia is the first book ever to bring together all three incarnations of this incredible television and feature film phenomenon: The original Star Trek series, Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine . . . features hundreds of photos and diagrams, and over 5,000 individual entries . ... View more info

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THE SQUARE RING: The Story Of The Play And Film

By: Peterson, Ralph W

Price: $16.39

Publisher: London, Arthur Baker Ltd.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009918


180pp., b/w text only. Leaves tanned. Pictorial price-clipped dustjacket complete, but has several closed tears, nicks and scuffing. This book is the story of the successful play which ran at the Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith, and the equally successful film of the same name, made at the Ealing Studios. Weight approx. 260g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. View more info

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DIRECTING : Film Techniques and Aesthetics (Third Edition)

By: Rabiger, Michael

Price: $45.09

Publisher: Massachusetts, U.S.A., Focal Press/Elsevier: 2003

Edition: Third Edition, 2nd Impression

Seller ID: 008188


xv, + 682pp., b/white photographic illustrations, and figures, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, small corner crease to several only. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed. " . . . a comprehensive manual that teaches the essentials of film-making from the perspective of the director. Ideal for film production and directing classes, as well as for aspiring and current directors. Covers all phases of preproduction and production, from ide... View more info

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THE SUBJECT OF DOCUMENTARY

By: Renov, Michael

Price: $30.06

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, USA, University of Minnesota Press: 2004

Edition: First Impression

Seller ID: 008000


xxiv, + 285pp., b/white illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed. " . . . focuses on how documentary filmmaking has become an important means for both examining and constructing selfhood. Whether chronicling family history, sexual identity, or a personal or social world, the new generation of nonfiction filmmakers has defiantly embraced autobiography . . . offering historical context for the explo... View more info

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STAR WARS : From Concept to Screen to Collectible

By: Sansweet, Stephen J.

Price: $16.39

Publisher: San Francisco, California, U.S.A., Chronicle Books: 1992

Edition: Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 010059


131pp., colour and b/white illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated, flapped card wrapper negligibly surface scuffed only. " . . . takes readers behind the scenes and features over 150 full-color images - many never before published - of collectible items, movie stills and prop sketches from the archives of Lucasfilm and Kenner toys. The lively text provides a complete overview of this extravaganza, including recent interviews with ... View more info

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STAR TREK : The Next Generation - Technical Manual

By: Sternbach, Rick and Okuda, Michael

Price: $16.39

Publisher: London, Boxtree: 1991

Edition: Fifth Impression

Seller ID: 009544


viii, + 183pp., black/white or duo-tone illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn, soft corner crease to rear panel. Introduction by Gene Roddenberry. "A fascinating look inside the U.S.S. Enterprise. From the Bridge to the shuttlebays, from the transporter room to crews' quarters, this book provides a never-before-seen glimpse at the inner workings of the most incredible Starship ever conceived by two of the d... View more info

JOHN WILLIS' SCREEN WORLD 1978. Volume 29

By: [Ediited by] John Willis

Price: $11.84

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller: 1978

Seller ID: 002446


255pp., intext, b/w illustrations [1,000] throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. leaves clean. Montage-style, monochrome portrait illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn and nominally faded on spine, otherwise very good. "The comprehensive pictorial and statistical record of the 1977 movie season with 1,000 photographs" highlights include: Woody Allen/Diane Keaton in 'Annie Hall'; Lawrence Olivier/Robert Redford in 'A Bridge Too Far'... View more info

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BREWER'S CINEMA : A Phrase and Fable Dictionary

By: [Editor:] Jonathan Law, et al

Price: $26.05

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007465


(vi) + 617pp. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain purple boards undamaged. Leaves pristine. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally bumped only. "Comprehensive, authoritative, and constantly stimulating, 'Brewer's Cinema' is the 'perfect' reference companion for the film buff and film student . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Preface, Dictionary A - Z. Book weight approx. 1.15 KG. * Buyers out... View more info