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When Hollywood Had a King
When Hollywood Had a King
Written by Connie Bruck
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812972177
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When Hollywood Had a King
The Reign of Lew Wasserman, Who Leveraged Talent into Power and Influence
Written by Connie Bruck


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2004
Price: $16.95

In When Hollywood Had a King, the distinguished journalist Connie Bruck tells the sweeping story of MCA and its brilliant leader, a man who transformed the entertainment industry— businessman, politician, tactician, and visionary Lew Wasserman.


The Music Corporation of America was founded in Chicago in 1924 by Dr. Jules Stein, an... Read more >
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Somewhere
Somewhere
Written by Amanda Vaill
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ISBN: 9780767904216
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Somewhere
The Life of Jerome Robbins
Written by Amanda Vaill


Format: Trade Paperback, 720 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2008
Price: $22.95

From the author of the acclaimed Everybody Was So Young, the definitive and major biography of the great choreographer and Broadway legend Jerome Robbins

To some, Jerome Robbins was a demanding perfectionist, a driven taskmaster, a theatrical visionary; to others, he was a loyal friend, a supportive mentor, a generous and entertaining... Read more >
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All I Really Need to Know I Learned from Watching Star Trek
All I Really Need to Know I Learned from Watching Star Trek
Written by Dave Marinaccio
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ISBN: 9780517883860
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All I Really Need to Know I Learned from Watching Star Trek

Written by Dave Marinaccio


Format: Trade Paperback, 132 pages
On Sale: May 10, 1995
Price: $15.00

The paperback edition of the life-enhancing handbook that sold more than 100,000 copies in hardcover. An inspiring collection of down-to-earth philosophy on subjects ranging from skydiving to decision making, from what to do about a beer belly to how to treat house guests. "Could make even a Klingon grin."--USA Weekend Read more >
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The Ordinary Acrobat
The Ordinary Acrobat
Written by Duncan Wall
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ISBN: 9780307472267
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The Ordinary Acrobat
A Journey Into the Wondrous World of Circus, Past and Present
Written by Duncan Wall


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $16.95

A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of the Year

When Duncan Wall visited his first nouveau cirque as a college student in Paris, everything about it—the monochromatic costumes, the acrobats singing Simon and Garfunkel, the juggler reciting Proust—hooked him. Soon he was attending circuses two or three nights a week, and soon...

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Making Movies
Making Movies
Written by Sidney Lumet
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ISBN: 9780307763662
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Making Movies

Written by Sidney Lumet


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2010
Price: $13.99

From one of America's most acclaimed directors comes a book that is both a professional memoir and a definitive guide to the art, craft, and business of the motion picture. Drawing on 40 years of experience on movies ranging from Long Day's Journey Into Night to The Verdict, Lumet explains the... Read more >
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OUT ON A LIMB
OUT ON A LIMB
Written by Shirley Maclaine
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ISBN: 9780307765048
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OUT ON A LIMB

Written by Shirley Maclaine


Format: eBook, 380 pages
On Sale: July 27, 2011
Price: $7.99

Her most controversial book is one you will never forget.  An outspoken thinker, a celebrated actress, a truly independent woman, Shirley MacLaine goes beyond her previous two bestsellers to take us on an intimate yet powerful journey into her personal life and inner self.  An intense, clandestine love affair with a prominent politician... 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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The Big Picture
The Big Picture
Written by Edward Jay Epstein
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ISBN: 9780812973822
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The Big Picture
Money and Power in Hollywood
Written by Edward Jay Epstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2006
Price: $15.95

In this unprecedented, all-encompassing, and thoroughly entertaining account of the movie business, acclaimed writer Edward Jay Epstein reveals the real magic behind moviemaking: how the studios make their money.

Epstein shows that in Hollywood, the only art that matters is the art of the deal: Major films turn huge profits not from... Read more >
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American Rebel
American Rebel
Written by Marc Eliot
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ISBN: 9780307462497
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American Rebel
The Life of Clint Eastwood
Written by Marc Eliot


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: October 6, 2009
Price: $12.99

As an actor, he seduces us with his tough-guy charm. As a director and producer, he amazes us with his artistry and technical savvy. As a Hollywood icon, Clint Eastwood, one of film's greatest living legends, represents some of the finest cinematic achievements in the history of American cinema.

In American... Read more >
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Tough Without a Gun
Tough Without a Gun
Written by Stefan Kanfer
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ISBN: 9780307455819
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Tough Without a Gun
The Life and Extraordinary Afterlife of Humphrey Bogart
Written by Stefan Kanfer


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

In this comprehensive biography of one of the great movie icons of our time, Stefan Kanfer, the acclaimed biographer of Lucille Ball, Groucho Marx, and Marlon Brando, illuminates the life and career of Humphrey Bogart. Along the way, Kanfer gives us a wide-reaching cultural appraisal of the movies many of us...

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