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The Great Movies II
The Great Movies II
Written by Roger Ebert
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767919869
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The Great Movies II

Written by Roger Ebert


Format: Trade Paperback, 546 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2006
Price: $19.00

Continuing the pitch-perfect critiques begun in The Great Movies, Roger Ebert's The Great Movies II collects 100 additional essays, each one of them a gem of critical appreciation and an amalgam of love, analysis, and history that will send readers back to films with a fresh set of eyes and renewed... Read more >
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The Actor's Guide to Creating a Character
The Actor's Guide to Creating a Character
Written by William Esper and Damon Dimarco, Afterword by David Mamet, Introduction by Patricia Heaton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345805683
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The Actor's Guide to Creating a Character
William Esper Teaches the Meisner Technique
Written by William Esper and Damon Dimarco
Afterword by David Mamet
Introduction by Patricia Heaton


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $16.00

William Esper, one of the most celebrated acting teachers of our time, takes us through his step-by-step approach to the central challenge of advanced acting work: creating and playing a character.

Esper’s first book, The Actor’s Art and Craft, earned praise for describing the basics taught in his famous first-year acting class. The Actor’s... Read more >
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Robert Redford
Robert Redford
Written by Michael Feeney Callan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679450559
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Robert Redford
The Biography
Written by Michael Feeney Callan


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $28.95

The long-anticipated biography of Robert Redford.

Among the most widely admired Hollywood stars of his generation, Redford has appeared onstage and on-screen, in front of and behind the camera, earning Academy, Golden Globe, and a multitude of other awards and nominations for acting, directing, and producing, and for his contributions to the... Read more >
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A Night at the Opera
A Night at the Opera
Written by Sir Denis Forman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307807823
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A Night at the Opera
An Irreverent Guide to The Plots, The Singers, The Composers, The Recordings
Written by Sir Denis Forman


Format: eBook, 976 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2011
Price: $2.99

This slightly irreverent guide to opera summarizes the plots of 17 of the world's great operas, including Aida, La Boheme, and Carmen, and describes their characters, artists, and composers.


From the Hardcover edition. Read more >
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Stay, Illusion!
Stay, Illusion!
Written by Simon Critchley and Jamieson Webster
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307950482
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Stay, Illusion!
The Hamlet Doctrine
Written by Simon Critchley and Jamieson Webster


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $15.95

The figure of Hamlet haunts our culture like the Ghost haunts him. Arguably, no literary work, not even the Bible, is more familiar to us than Shakespeare’s Hamlet. Everyone knows at least six words from the play; often people know many more. Yet the play—Shakespeare’s longest—is more than “passing strange” and... Read more >
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Screenplay Workbook
Screenplay Workbook
Written by Jeremy Robinson and Tom Mungovan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580650533
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Screenplay Workbook
The Writing Before the Writing
Written by Jeremy Robinson and Tom Mungovan


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2003
Price: $18.95

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Kazan on Directing
Kazan on Directing
Written by Elia Kazan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307277046
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Kazan on Directing

Written by Elia Kazan


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $17.95

Elia Kazan was the twentieth century’s most celebrated director of both stage and screen, and this monumental, revelatory book shows us the master at work.  Kazan’s list of Broadway and Hollywood successes—A Streetcar Named Desire, Death of a Salesman, On the Waterfront, to name a few—is a testament to his profound... Read more >
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The Complete Trailer Park Boys
The Complete Trailer Park Boys
Written by Matthew Sibiga and Don Wininger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307355812
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The Complete Trailer Park Boys
How to Enjoy the Trailer Park Boys When the Cable is Out
Written by Matthew Sibiga and Don Wininger


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2007
Price: $20.95

The first of its kind – a heavily illustrated, all-you-need-to-know book about the cult hit TV show, for both rabid fans and anyone who enjoys a hot toasted chicken finger.

To the storied and pastoral locales of great Canadian fiction – Leacock’s Mariposa, Lawrence’s Manawaka, Montgomery’s Avonlea – readers can now add... Read more >
Jeannie Out of the Bottle
Jeannie Out of the Bottle
Written by Barbara Eden and Wendy Leigh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307886965
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Jeannie Out of the Bottle

Written by Barbara Eden and Wendy Leigh


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $15.00


A magical, heartwarming memoir from one of Hollywood’s most beloved icons

 
Over the past four decades, the landmark NBC hit television series I Dream of Jeannie has delighted generations of audiences and inspired untold numbers of teenage crushes on its beautiful blond star, Barbara Eden. Part pristine Hollywood princess and... Read more >
The Screenwriter's Problem Solver
The Screenwriter's Problem Solver
Written by Syd Field
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780440504917
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The Screenwriter's Problem Solver
How to Recognize, Identify, and Define Screenwriting Problems
Written by Syd Field


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: February 17, 1998
Price: $17.00

All writing is rewriting. But what do you change, and how do you change it? All screenplays have problems. They happened to Die Hard: With a Vengeance and Broken Arrow-and didn't get fixed, leaving the films flawed. They nearly shelved Platoon-until Oliver Stone rewrote the first ten pages and created a... Read more >
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