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How Not to Write a Screenplay
How Not to Write a Screenplay
Written by Denny Martin Flinn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580650151
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How Not to Write a Screenplay
101 Common Mistakes Most Screenwriters Make
Written by Denny Martin Flinn


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: May 1, 1999
Price: $16.95

All good screenplays are unique, but all bad screenplays are the same. Flinn's book will teach the reader how to avoid the pitfalls of bad screenwriting and arrive at one's own destination intact. Read more >
The Great Movies
The Great Movies
Written by Roger Ebert
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767910385
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The Great Movies

Written by Roger Ebert


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2003
Price: $19.00

America’s most trusted and best-known film critic Roger Ebert presents one hundred brilliant essays on some of the best movies ever made. 

For the past five years Roger Ebert, the famed film writer and critic, has been writing biweekly essays for a feature called "The Great Movies," in which he offers... Read more >
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An Empire of Their Own
An Empire of Their Own
Written by Neal Gabler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385265577
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An Empire of Their Own
How the Jews Invented Hollywood
Written by Neal Gabler


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: August 8, 1989
Price: $17.95

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. Read more >
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One More Time
One More Time
Written by Carol Burnett
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812969726
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One More Time
A Memoir
Written by Carol Burnett


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2003
Price: $16.00

Carol Burnett spent most of her childhood in a Depression-scarred Hollywood neighborhood, where she lived in a single-room apartment with her endearingly batty grandmother, Nanny, a hypochondriacal Christian Scientist with a buried past. The child of two alcoholic parents, Burnett presents a sometimes hilarious, sometimes heartbreaking coming-of-age: from her sadly hopeful... Read more >
My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
Written by Dick Van Dyke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307592248
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My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
A Memoir
Written by Dick Van Dyke


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $15.00

Dick Van Dyke, indisputably one of the greats of the golden age of television, is admired and beloved by audiences the world over for his beaming smile, his physical dexterity, his impeccable comic timing, his ridiculous stunts, and his unforgettable screen roles.
           
His trailblazing television program, The Dick Van... Read more >
The Making of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
The Making of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
Written by J. W. Rinzler, Foreword by Ridley Scott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345509611
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The Making of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Written by J. W. Rinzler
Foreword by Ridley Scott


Format: Hardcover, 372 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $85.00

In this lavish thirtieth-anniversary tribute to the blockbuster film Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back, New York Times bestselling author J. W. Rinzler draws back the curtain to reveal the intense drama and magnificent wizardry behind the hit movie—arguably the fan favorite of the Star Wars Saga.
 
Following... Read more >
OUT ON A LIMB
OUT ON A LIMB
Written by Shirley Maclaine
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553273700
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OUT ON A LIMB

Written by Shirley Maclaine


Format: Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 1, 1986
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 Counselor (Movie Tie-in Edition)
The Counselor (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Written by Cormac McCarthy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345803597
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The Counselor (Movie Tie-in Edition)
A Screenplay
Written by Cormac McCarthy


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $14.95

On the eve of becoming a married man, the Counselor makes a risky entrée into the drug trade—and gambles that the consequences won’t catch up to him.
 
Along the gritty terrain of the Texas–Mexico border, a respected and recently engaged lawyer throws his stakes into a cocaine trade worth millions... Read more >
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How to Get the Part...Without Falling Apart!
How to Get the Part...Without Falling Apart!
Written by Margie Haber and Barbara Babchick, Foreword by Heather Loclear
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580650144
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How to Get the Part...Without Falling Apart!
Featuring the Haber Phrase Technique for Actors
Written by Margie Haber and Barbara Babchick
Foreword by Heather Loclear


Format: Trade Paperback, 360 pages
On Sale: October 1, 1999
Price: $19.99

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The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
Written by David Thomson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711848
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The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
Sixth Edition
Written by David Thomson


Format: Trade Paperback, 1168 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $29.95

With more than 100 new entries, from Amy Adams, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Cary Joji Fukunaga to Joaquin Phoenix, Mia Wasikowska, and Robin Wright, and completely updated,  here from David Thomson—“The greatest living writer on the movies” (John Banville, New Statesman); “Our most argumentative and trustworthy historian of the screen” (Michael Ondaatje)—is... Read more >
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