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Film After Film
Film After Film
Written by J. Hoberman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681435
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Film After Film
Or, What Became Of 21St Century Cinema?
Written by J. Hoberman


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $16.95

One of the world’s most erudite and entertaining film critics on the state of cinema in the post-digital—and post-9/11—age. This witty and allusive book, in the style of classic film theorists/critics like André Bazin and Siegfried Kracauer, includes considerations of global cinema’s most important figures and films, from Lars von Trier... Read more >
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An Empire of Their Own
An Empire of Their Own
Written by Neal Gabler
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307773715
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An Empire of Their Own
How the Jews Invented Hollywood
Written by Neal Gabler


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2010
Price: $13.99

Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Award for history, this "wonderful history of the golden age of the movie moguls" (Chicago Tribune ) is a provocative, original, and richly entertaining group biography of the Jewish immigrants who were the moving forces behind the creation of America's motion picture industry.


From the... Read more >
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The Mailroom
The Mailroom
Written by David Rensin
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ISBN: 9780307417220
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The Mailroom
Hollywood History from the Bottom Up
Written by David Rensin


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $14.99

It’s like a plot from a Hollywood potboiler: start out in the mailroom, end up a mogul. But for many, it happens to be true. Some of the biggest names in entertainment—including David Geffen, Barry Diller, and Michael Ovitz— started their dazzling careers in the lowly mailroom. Based on more than... Read more >
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The Actor's Art and Craft
The Actor's Art and Craft
Written by William Esper and Damon Dimarco
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ISBN: 9780307481146
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The Actor's Art and Craft
William Esper Teaches the Meisner Technique
Written by William Esper and Damon Dimarco


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $13.99

William Esper, one of the leading acting teachers of our time, explains and extends Sanford Meisner's legendary technique, offering a clear, concrete, step-by-step approach to becoming a truly creative actor.

Esper worked closely with Meisner for seventeen years and has spent decades developing his famous program for actor's training. The result is... Read more >
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24 Favorite One Act Plays
24 Favorite One Act Plays
Edited by Bennett Cerf and Van H. Cartmell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385066174
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24 Favorite One Act Plays

Edited by Bennett Cerf and Van H. Cartmell


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: April 3, 1963
Price: $16.99

Two dozen classic dramas by some of the finest and most famous playwrights of the last hundred years--Anton Chekhov, Noel Coward, Oscar Wilde, Arthur Miller, and A.A. Milne. Read more >
Stella Adler on America's Master Playwrights
Stella Adler on America's Master Playwrights
Written by Stella Adler, Edited by Barry Paris
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ISBN: 9780679746997
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Stella Adler on America's Master Playwrights
Eugene O'Neill, Thornton Wilder, Clifford Odets, William Saroyan, Tennessee Williams, William Inge, Arthur Miller, Edward Albee
Written by Stella Adler
Edited by Barry Paris


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $16.95

Stella Adler was one of the most influential acting teachers of all time, a legendary force of nature whose generations of students include Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Anthony Quinn, Diana Ross, Robert De Niro, Warren Beatty, Annette Benning, and Mark Ruffalo.

This long-awaited companion to her book on the master European playwrights...

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Radio Shangri-La
Radio Shangri-La
Written by Lisa Napoli
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ISBN: 9780307453044
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Radio Shangri-La
What I Discovered on my Accidental Journey to the Happiest Kingdom on Earth
Written by Lisa Napoli


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $13.99

Lisa Napoli was in the grip of a crisis, dissatisfied with her life and her work as a radio journalist. When a chance encounter with a handsome stranger presented her with an opportunity to move halfway around the world, Lisa left behind cosmopolitan Los Angeles for a new adventure in the... Read more >
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Both of Us
Both of Us
Written by Ryan O'Neal, Jodee Blanco and Kent Carroll
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ISBN: 9780307954848
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Both of Us
My Life with Farrah
Written by Ryan O'Neal, Jodee Blanco and Kent Carroll


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $13.99

Ryan O’Neal and Farrah Fawcett. He was the handsome Academy Award–nominated star of Paper Moon and the classic romance Love Story. She was the beautiful, all-American Charlie’s Angel, whose poster adorned the bedroom walls of teenage boys everywhere. One of the most storied love affairs in Hollywood history, their romance has... Read more >
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The Indie Producers Handbook
The Indie Producers Handbook
Written by Myrl A. Schreibman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770433512
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The Indie Producers Handbook
Creative Producing from A to Z
Written by Myrl A. Schreibman


Format: eBook, 270 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2012
Price: $12.99

Myrl Schreibman has written a comprehensive and practical, step-by-step guide for organizing and running a film from pre-production through post-production and delivery. This invaluable resource provides fundamental tools to produce a more thorough, more organized, and more professional film production. Packed with engaging and useful anecdotes, Schreibman provides a superlative introduction... Read more >
The Intent to Live
The Intent to Live
Written by Larry Moss
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ISBN: 9780553901153
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The Intent to Live
Achieving Your True Potential as an Actor
Written by Larry Moss


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 28, 2004
Price: $13.99

“I call this book The Intent to Live because great actors don’t seem to be acting, they seem to be actually living.”
–Larry Moss, from the Introduction

When Oscar-winning actors Helen Hunt and Hilary Swank accepted their Academy Awards, each credited Larry Moss’s guidance as key to their career-making performances. There is a... Read more >
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