The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo: A Novel
Marvel Studios Character Encyclopedia
Marvel Studios Character
The essential guide to the heroes and villains of the Marvel studios moviesLearn the facts, figures, super-powers and origins of your favourite characters from the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). From the Avengers and Ant-Man to Black Panther and Doctor Strange, this book spans over a decade of action-packed Marvel Studios movie releases. Filled with interesting facts and key information, whether your favourite hero is Captain America, Black Widow, Thor, the Wasp, Iron Man or Gamora, you'll be able to find out all about their story, super-powers, weapons, and much more. It isn't all heroes though; this book includes powerful villains and their followers, sinister spies, brave soldiers, and even ordinary people who find themselves caught up in epic battles!Whatever it is that you want to know, Marvel Studios: Character Encyclopedia will make you an instant Marvel Studios expert. Wondering what Thor's hammer is called*, or where Vision came from? How Iron Man builds his suits, or who Thanos is? Then this is the book for you!*Mjolnir, just in case you were wondering!© 2018 MARVEL
- ASIN: 1465478892
Duke in His Own Words: John Wayne's Life in Letters, Handwritten Notes and Never-Before-Seen Photos Curated from His Private Archive
Duke in His Own Words: John Wayne's Life
Duke In His Own Words gives readers an intimate look into the life of an American legend. But the letters, correspondence and chronicles that fill this 215-page book prove the Wild West's leading man was much more than another face on the silver screen. He was a loving father, a faithful friend and an unparalleled patriot. Read as John Wayne consoles his kids, jokes with celebrity friends, answers his fans and advises America's presidents in this rare collection of letters straight from the John Wayne Family archives. In addition to mail to and from Duke himself, Duke In His Own Words boasts an introduction by Ethan Wayne and exclusive photos from rare family albums. Filled with emotion, honesty and insight into the man beloved by many, this collection of artifacts doubles as a special time capsule and a must-have tribute.
- Brand: Media Lab Books
- ASIN: 1942556195
Tab Hunter Confidential: The Making of a Movie Star
Strongheart: Wonder Dog of the Silver Screen
Strongheart: Wonder Dog of the Silver
For fans of Balto and other real-life dog stories, here's a heavily illustrated middle-grade novel about a canine movie star of the 1920s, dramatically told in both words and pictures by an acclaimed author and a Caldecott Medal-winning illustrator.When movie director Larry Trimble travels to Berlin searching for his next big star--a dog!--he finds Etzel, a fierce, highly trained three-year-old German shepherd police dog. Larry sees past the snarls and growls and brings Etzel back to Hollywood, where he is renamed Strongheart. Along with screenwriter Jane Murfin, Larry grooms his protégé to be a star of the silver screen--and he succeeds, starting with Strongheart's first film, The Love Master, which is released in 1921. Strongheart is soon joined by a leading lady, a German shepherd named Lady Julie, and becomes a sensation. Touching, charming, playful, and based on real events, this moving tale by Candace Fleming and illustrated by Eric Rohmann tells all about "the wonder dog" who took America by storm.A NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY BEST BOOK OF 2018A CHICAGO PUBLIC LIBRARY BEST BOOK OF 2018
- ASIN: 1101934107
The Archive of Magic: The Film Wizardry of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald
The Archive of Magic: The Film Wizardry of
Foreword by Jude LawNewt, Tina, Queenie, and Jacob, the beloved heroes of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, are back! In The Archive of Magic, an exciting full-color companion volume to Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, readers are transported behind the scenes of J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World for an enchanting, close-up look at Newt Scamander and his colorful trove of cohorts—beasts and wizards alike—alongside familiar names from the Harry Potter universe, including Albus Dumbledore and Nicolas Flamel, as they face off against the evil forces of Gellert Grindelwald, one of the world's most powerful Dark wizards. Brimming with filmmaking secrets, behind-the-scenes photography, and stories from the cast and crew, this keepsake treasury features several removable facsimile reproductions of props and other materials from the movie, along with some very special effects, for a truly fantastic experience. Officially licensed by Warner Bros. Consumer Products and designed by MinaLima—the creative force behind the graphics and many of the props for the Fantastic Beasts and Harry Potter films—this authorized tie-in compendium is a magical must for Wizarding World fans and cinema buffs of all ages.
- ASIN: 0062853120
Chinese Movie Magazines: From Charlie Chaplin to Chairman Mao, 1921-1951
Chinese Movie Magazines: From Charlie Chaplin to Chairman
Showcasing an exotic, eclectic, and rare array of covers from more than five hundred movie publications from a glamorous bygone age, Chinese Movie Magazines sheds fresh light on China’s film industry during a transformative period of its history. Expertly curated by collector and Chinese cinema specialist Paul Fonoroff, this volume provides insightful commentary relating the magazines to the times in which they were created, embracing everything from cinematic trends to politics and world events, along with gossip, fashion, and pop culture. The cover designs reflected the diverse contents of the publications, ranging from sophisticated Art Deco drawings by acclaimed artists to glamorous photos of top Chinese and Hollywood celebrities, including Ruan Lingyu, Butterfly Wu, Ingrid Bergman, and Shirley Temple. Organized thematically within a chronological structure, this visually extraordinary volume includes many rare illustrations from the Paul Kendel Fonoroff Collection in Berkeley’s C.V. Starr East Asian Library, the largest collection of Eastern movie memorabilia outside China.
- ASIN: 0520300483
The Art of Mad Max: Fury Road
The Art of Mad Max: Fury
Max Rockatansky returns. Haunted by his turbulent past, the wandering Road Warrior becomes swept up with a group fleeing across the Wasteland in a War Rig driven by an elite Imperator, Furiosa. Seeking escape from the tyranny of Immortan Joe, what follows is a high-octane Road War - and a chance for redemption. The Art of Mad Max: Fury Road is the official companion to the highly anticipated movie.
- Brand: Titan Books
- ASIN: 1783298162
John Wayne: Made in America
John Wayne: Made in
“Sure I wave the American flag. Do you know a better flag to wave?” ―John WayneA true American to the end, there was nothing John Wayne loved more than his country. In John Wayne: Made in America, John Wayne’s patriotism is explored through photos, his personal letters and mementos, and more memorabilia from the Wayne family archives. Carefully curated by the editors of the Official John Wayne magazine, this book gives new insight to the man who embodied the American spirit and was a living legend for more than 40 years.
- ASIN: 0998789828
Hollywood Babylon: The Legendary Underground Classic of Hollywood's Darkest and Best Kept Secrets
Hollywood Babylon: The Legendary Underground Classic of Hollywood's
“Kenneth Anger has fashioned a delicious . . . box of poisoned bonbons. Picking through the slag heap of the Hollywood dream factory, [he] has put together a truly prodigious anthology of star-studded scandal.”—The New York TimesKenneth Anger is a former child movie actor who grew up to become one of America’s leading underground filmmakers. Hollywood Babylon was originally published in Paris, and quickly became an underground legend. Not a word has been changed. Not a story omitted. Here is the hot, luscious plum of sizzling scandal that continues to shock the world.
- ASIN: 0440153255
William Powell: Vintage Movie Magazines Revisited
William Powell: Vintage Movie Magazines
Innumerable Hollywood biographies and movie history books have been written in retrospectby film historians who relied partially if not extensively on the information provided by theindustry’s trade and fan magazines.Long before the modern concept of social media outlets were imagined, these magazines offeredthe curious public a way to further satisfy their obsession for movies outside the darkenedauditoriums of the cinema. These publications, though tightly controlled by the industry, alsoserved as documentation—a window into the popular culture of the day—in feature articles,movie reviews, and product advertisements—and they still do today.In this volume, the first twenty years of WilliamPowell’s life and career are presented unfilteredin a collection of feature articles by contemporaryscribes of the industry, along with the generouslyadded illustrative material culled from our collectionand the collections of several other dedicated movieenthusiasts. They chronicle the silent introductionof William H. Powell to movie audiences in the 1920sand follow his development from snidely villain tothe more charming and sophisticated roles for whichhe achieved fame in the early talkies. Many aspectsof his public and private life are revealed by someof the people who knew him be...
- ASIN: 1092103287
People: Paul Newman (People Tribute the Life of a Movie Legend)
Monster Mash: The Creepy, Kooky Monster Craze In America 1957-1972
Monster Mash: The Creepy, Kooky Monster Craze In
Time-trip back to the frightening era of 1957-1972, when monsters stomped into the American mainstream! Once Frankenstein and fiends infiltrated TV in 1957, an avalanche of monster magazines, toys, games, trading cards, and comic books crashed upon an unsuspecting public. This profusely illustrated, full-color hardcover covers that creepy, kooky Monster Craze through features on Famous Monsters of Filmland magazine, the #1 hit "Monster Mash," Aurora's model kits, TV shows (Shock Theatre, The Addams Family, The Munsters, and Dark Shadows), Mars Attacks trading cards, Eerie Publications, Planet of the Apes, and more! It features interviews with James Warren (Creepy, Eerie, and Vampirella magazines), Forrest J Ackerman (Famous Monsters of Filmland), John Astin (The Addams Family), Al Lewis (The Munsters), Jonathan Frid (Dark Shadows), George Barris (monster car customizer), Ed "Big Daddy" Roth (Rat Fink), Bobby (Boris) Pickett ("Monster Mash" singer/songwriter) and others, with a Foreword by TV horror host Zacherley, the "Cool Ghoul."
- Brand: Twomorrows Pub
- ASIN: 1605490644
- UPC: 884339283552
John Wayne: The Genuine Article
John Wayne: The Genuine
Fans of Hollywood and Americana will be eager to own the authorized photographic account of John Wayne, cinema legend.John Wayne: The Genuine Article provides readers a rare glimpse into the life of one of the most iconic movie stars of all time through a treasure trove of memorabilia, stories, and interviews. This definitive book includes John Wayne Enterprises' collection of never-before-seen letters and telegrams as well as incredibly compelling text from Wayne's unfinished memoir. Important milestones in the Academy Award-winning actor, director, and producer's life are also well documented here through anecdotes, photos, and visually rich ephemera including boots, hats, and saddles. The story of John Wayne's rise, reach, and influence in American culture is alive and well in this brilliant opus. With a foreword by Jimmy Carter and a preface by his son Ethan Wayne, John Wayne: The Genuine Article presents the complete story of how an ordinary man became a top box office draw for six decades, and a larger-than-life Icon known simply as the Duke.
- Brand: John Wayne
- ASIN: 1608871169
John Wayne: The Legend and the Man: An Exclusive Look Inside Duke's Archive
John Wayne: The Legend and the Man: An
The family photo abums, the classic film costumes, the telgrams and medals, from the internationally-beloved icon, The Duke! All collected here for the first time. An undisputed American icon, John Wayne is recognized the world over for his signature drawl and confident swagger; the ultimate personification of American courage and honor. This fall, John Wayne Enterprises has chosen powerHouse Books to produce the first-ever exclusively authorized photographic record of his life, both on-screen and off. John Wayne: The Legend and the Man celebrates Duke’s life and legacy through film stills and backstage photos and snapshots ranging from his cinematic masterpieces—True Grit, Rio Grande, Sands of Iwo Jima, The Quiet Man, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, Fort Apache, and The Alamo—to a surprising variety of early-career, leading-man films: The Big Trail, Stagecoach, Flying Tigers, They Were Expendable. Also included are a wide selection of fan mail art; family albums, photos from friends and loved ones, and the many treasures gathered over the years in his immense archive (famed film costumes, publicity photos exchanged with costars, telegrams and medals), many of the photos and these personal effects being published for the first time, and all from Duke’s personal archive...
- Brand: powerHouse Books
- ASIN: 1576875903
Movie Lot To Beachhead: The Motion Picture Goes To War And Prepares For The Future
Movie Lot To Beachhead: The Motion Picture Goes
This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.
- ASIN: 1163136883
Twilight: The Complete Illustrated Movie Companion
Twilight: The Complete Illustrated Movie
Everything fans want to know about the hotly anticipated Twilight movie and much more! Designed as a celebration of the film, this lavishly illustrated paperback edition is an exclusive behind-the-scenes guide featuring full-color photos of the cast, locations, and sets, as well as storyboards, interviews, details of the special effects, and much more.
- ASIN: 0316043133
Fashion in Film
Fashion designers have been involved in movies since the early days of cinema. The result is some of the most eye-catching and influential costumes ever committed to film, from Ralph Lauren's trend-setting masculine style for Diane Keaton in Annie Hall to Audrey Hepburn's little black Givenchy dress in Breakfast at Tiffany's.Fashion in Film celebrates the contributions of fashion designers to cinema, exploring key garments, what they mean in context of the narrative, and why they are so memorable. Illustrated with beautiful film stills, fashion images and working sketches, this book will appeal to lovers of both fashion history and cinema.
- Brand: Laurence King
- ASIN: 1780678738
The Guide to Managing Postproduction for Film, TV, and Digital Distribution
The Guide to Managing Postproduction for Film, TV,
The updated third edition of this popular book offers a clear and detailed overview of the postproduction process, showing readers how to manage each step in taking a film, TV, or media project from production to final delivery, from scheduling and budgeting through editing, sound, visual effects, and more. Accessibly written for producers, post supervisors, filmmakers, and students and extensively updated to address current digital and file-based industry practices, The Guide to Managing Postproduction for Film, TV, and Digital Distribution helps the reader to understand the new worlds of accessibility, deliverables, license requirements, legal considerations, and acquisitions involved in postproduction, including the ins and outs of piracy management and archiving. This edition addresses the standards for theatrical and digital distribution, network, cable and pay TV, as well as spotlights internet streaming and various delivery methods for specialty screenings, projection large format (PLF), and formats including 3D, virtual reality and augmented reality.
- ASIN: 1138482811
Motion Picture Magazine Incorporating Movie Classic January 1941 (Vol. LX No. 6) Gene Tierney
Motion Picture Magazine Incorporating Movie Classic January 1941
Motion Picture Magazine January 1941 Ida Lupino Laurence Olivier Joel McCrea Lucille Ball Hedy Lamarr Edward G. Robinson Brian Donlevy Deanna Durbin Ruth Hussey Dennis Morgan Ilona Massey Lee Bowman Misc Portraits: Jean Arthur Vivien Leigh Douglas Fairbanks Jr. Jeanette MacDonald and Nelson Eddy Ellen Drew Paul Muni Misc Ads: Flight Command (Robert Taylor) Second Chorus (Fred Astaire, Paulette Goddard) Sante Fe Trail (Errol Flynn, Olivia deHavilland) Tin Pan Alley (Betty Grable, Alice Faye) Misc Pix throughout: Mary Martin, Mary Beth Hughes, Kay Kyser, Franchot Tone, Orson Welles, Martha Scott, Jinx Falkenberg, Olivia deHavilland and Joan Fontaine, Carole Landis, Ann Rutherford, Gene Autry, Deanna Durbin, Paul Muni, buddy Rogers Gene Tierney
- ASIN: B010RK8K68
The Technique of Film and Video Editing: History, Theory, and Practice
The Technique of Film and Video Editing: History,
This updated sixth edition of The Technique of Film and Video Editing provides a detailed, precise look at the artistic and aesthetic principles and practices of editing for both picture and sound. Ken Dancyger puts into context the storytelling choices an editor will have to make against a background of theory, history, and practice across a range of genres, including action, comedy, drama, documentary and experimental forms, featuring analysis of dozens of classic and contemporary films. This new sixth edition includes new chapters on the influence of other media on the editing form, on the importance of surprise in editing, on the contributions of Robert Altman to the art of editing and on the experimental documentary. This edition also includes expanded coverage in technology, creative sound, point of view, and the long take. New case studies explore Whiplash (2014), Room (2015), Lincoln (2012), Tangerine (2015), The Beaches of Agnès (2008), American Sniper (2014), Son of Saul (2015), The Revenant (2015), and many more.
- ASIN: 1138628409
Batman's Guide to Being Cool (The LEGO Batman Movie)
Batman's Guide to Being Cool (The LEGO Batman
Are you ready to stalk the night, fight crime, defeat your greatest enemy, and find a crime fighting partner who is almost as awesome as you are? Are you ready to do something cool? If you answered "yes," then this is the guide for you! Discover your inner cool with help from Batman(TM), the coolest super hero in all of Gotham City and, yes, the universe. This hardcover guide features full-color images from the hit LEGO(R) Batman Movie(TM). It's the coolest guide in town!
- Brand: Scholastic Inc
- ASIN: 1338112104
Film Directing Fundamentals: See Your Film Before Shooting
Film Directing Fundamentals: See Your Film Before
Film Directing Fundamentals gives the novice director an organic methodology for realizing on-screen the full dramatic possibility of a screenplay. Unique among directing books, Nicholas Proferes provides clear-cut ways to translate a script to the screen. Using the script as a blueprint, the reader is led through specific techniques to analyze and translate its components into a visual story. A sample screenplay is included that explicates the techniques discussed. Written for both students and entry-level professionals, the book assumes no knowledge and introduces basic concepts and terminology. Appropriate for screenwriters, aspiring directors and filmmakers, Film Directing Fundamentals helps filmmakers bring their story to life on screen. This fourth edition is updated with a new foreword by Student Academy Award-winner Jimmy Keyrouz, who studied with author Nicholas Proferes, as well as an enhanced companion website by Laura J. Medina, available at www.routledge.com/cw/proferes, which features new supplemental material for both instructors and students, including two new analyses of contemporary films―Wendy and Lucy (2008) and Moonlight (2016)―study questions, suggested assignments and exercises, as well as the instructor’s manual written by Proferes in 2008.
- Brand: Focal Press
- ASIN: 1138052914
The Twilight Saga Eclipse: The Official Illustrated Movie Companion
The Twilight Saga Eclipse: The Official Illustrated Movie
Explore the making of the film The Twilight Saga: Eclipse in this ultimate visual companion, lavishly illustrated with full-color photos of the cast, locations, and sets. This beautiful paperback edition celebrates the onscreen creation of Stephenie Meyer's fascinating world, brought to life by critically acclaimed director David Slade. With never-before-seen images, exclusive interviews and personal stories, renowned author Mark Cotta Vaz takes you behind the scenes with cast and crew, uncovering intimate details of the filmmaking process.
- Brand: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
- ASIN: 0316087378
P M Magazine on Star Trek The Motion Picture - 1979!!
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How to load a 35mm Film Magazine - MovieCam
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Made in 1952 to promote the release of the new Model 200 16mm movie camera, this Bell & Howell co...