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Ball of Fire
Ball of Fire
Written by Stefan Kanfer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307424914
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Ball of Fire
The Tumultuous Life and Comic Art of Lucille Ball
Written by Stefan Kanfer


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

As a movie actress Lucille Ball was, in her own words, “queen of the B-pluses.” But on the small screen she was a superstar–arguably the funniest and most enduring in the history of TV. In this exemplary biography, Stefan Kanfer explores the roots of Lucy’s genius and places it in the... Read more >
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Michael Douglas
Michael Douglas
Written by Marc Eliot
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ISBN: 9780307952387
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Michael Douglas
A Biography
Written by Marc Eliot


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $11.99

A groundbreaking portrait of one of Hollywood’s most successful stars, from critically acclaimed  and bestselling biographer Marc Eliot
 
Through determination, inventiveness, and charisma, Michael Douglas emerged from the long shadow cast by his movie-legend father, Kirk Douglas, to become his own man and one of the film industry’s most... Read more >
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William Shakespeare Complete Works
William Shakespeare Complete Works
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679642954
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William Shakespeare Complete Works

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: Hardcover, 2560 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2007
Price: $75.00

FROM THE WORLD FAMOUS ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY, THE FIRST AUTHORITATIVE, MODERNIZED, AND CORRECTED EDITION OF SHAKESPEARE’S FIRST FOLIO IN THREE CENTURIES.

Skillfully assembled by Shakespeare’s fellow actors in 1623, the First Folio was the original Complete Works. It is arguably the most important literary work in the English language. But starting with... Read more >
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The Classic Ballet
The Classic Ballet
Written by Lincoln Kirstein and Muriel Stuart, Preface by George Balanchine
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375710773
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The Classic Ballet
Basic Technique and Terminology
Written by Lincoln Kirstein and Muriel Stuart
Preface by George Balanchine


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2004
Price: $25.00

“For soundness, for clarity, for succinctness, this manual of basic ballet is the best there is anywhere.”
–Edwin Denby, The Nation

With a precision unparalleled in any other book of its kind, The Classic Ballet presents a lucid text, and nearly six hundred drawings describe and illustrate in minute detail the proper... Read more >
Which Lie Did I Tell?
Which Lie Did I Tell?
Written by William Goldman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375703195
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Which Lie Did I Tell?
More Adventures in the Screen Trade
Written by William Goldman


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: February 20, 2001
Price: $17.95

From the Oscar-winning screenwriter of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and The Princess Bride (he also wrote the novel), and the bestselling author of Adventures in the Screen Trade comes a garrulous new book that is as much a screenwriting how-to (and how-not-to) manual as it is a feast of... Read more >
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Four Screenplays
Four Screenplays
Written by Syd Field
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307569523
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Four Screenplays
Studies in the American Screenplay
Written by Syd Field


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2009
Price: $14.99

In a field being transformed by technology, Syd  Field shows you what works and why and how to find  new ways to create a truly outstanding film using  four extraordinary examples: Thelma &  Louise, Terminator 2: Judgement  Day, The Silence Of The  Lambs, and Dances With  Wolves.


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Conversations with Woody Allen
Conversations with Woody Allen
Written by Eric Lax
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400031498
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Conversations with Woody Allen
His Films, the Movies, and Moviemaking
Written by Eric Lax


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: August 18, 2009
Price: $24.95

In discussions that begin in 1971 and end in 2009, Allen talks about every facet of moviemaking through the prism of his own work as well as the larger world of film, and in so doing reveals an artist’s development over the course of his career. He speaks about his influences... Read more >
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Stella Adler on America's Master Playwrights
Stella Adler on America's Master Playwrights
Written by Stella Adler, Edited by Barry Paris
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307800428
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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: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $15.99

In her long-awaited book, the legendary acting teacher Stella Adler gives us her extraordinary insights into the work of Henrik Ibsen (“The creation of the modern theater took a genius like Ibsen . . . Miller and Odets, Inge and O’Neill, Williams and Shaw, swallowed the whole of him”), August Strindberg... Read more >
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Tough Without a Gun
Tough Without a Gun
Written by Stefan Kanfer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307271006
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Tough Without a Gun
The Life and Extraordinary Afterlife of Humphrey Bogart
Written by Stefan Kanfer


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $26.95

Humphrey Bogart: it’s hard to think of anyone who’s had the same lasting impact on the culture of movies. Though he died at the young age of fifty-seven more than half a century ago, his influence among actors and filmmakers, and his enduring appeal for film lovers around the world, remains... Read more >
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The Star Machine
The Star Machine
Written by Jeanine Basinger
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ISBN: 9780307491282
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The Star Machine

Written by Jeanine Basinger


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $15.99

From one of our most distinguished film scholars, comes a rich, penetrating, amusing book about the golden age of movies and how the studios worked to manufacture stars.

With revelatory insights and delightful asides, Jeanine Basinger shows us how the studio “star machine” worked when it worked, how it failed when it... Read more >
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