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Jimmy Stewart
Jimmy Stewart
Written by Marc Eliot
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400052226
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Jimmy Stewart
A Biography
Written by Marc Eliot


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2007
Price: $16.00

Jimmy Stewart’s all-American good looks, boyish charm, and deceptively easygoing style of acting made him one of Hollywood’s greatest and most enduring stars. Despite the indelible image he projected of innocence and quiet self-assurance, Stewart’s life was more complex and sophisticated than most of the characters he played. With fresh insight... Read more >
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Welcome to Mars
Welcome to Mars
Written by Ken Hollings, Foreword by Erik Davis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947616
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Welcome to Mars
Politics, Pop Culture, and Weird Science in 1950s America
Written by Ken Hollings
Foreword by Erik Davis


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $12.95

Welcome to Mars is a captivating look at the culture of postwar America and its dream of limitless technological and human development. Utilizing declassified government archives, newspaper records, ad campaigns, and B-movies of the period, Hollings weaves an intricate web of Cold War politics, UFO scares, psychedelic research, and 1950s pop... Read more >
Cary Grant
Cary Grant
Written by Marc Eliot
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307209832
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Cary Grant
A Biography
Written by Marc Eliot


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2005
Price: $16.99

Rigorously researched and elegantly written, Cary Grant: A Biography is a complete, nuanced portrait of the greatest star in cinema history. Exploring Grant’s troubled childhood, ambiguous sexuality, and lifelong insecurities, as well as the magical amalgam of characteristics that allowed him to remain Hollywood’s favorite romantic lead for more than thirty-five... Read more >
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My Happy Days in Hollywood
My Happy Days in Hollywood
Written by Garry Marshall
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307885029
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My Happy Days in Hollywood
A Memoir
Written by Garry Marshall


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $12.99

With the television hits The Odd Couple, Happy Days, Laverne & Shirley, and Mork & Mindy, and movies like The Flamingo Kid, Beaches, Pretty Woman, and The Princess Diaries under his belt, Garry Marshall has been among the most successful writers, directors, and producers in America for more than five decades... Read more >
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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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 >
Making Movies
Making Movies
Written by Sidney Lumet
Format: eBook
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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The Mailroom
The Mailroom
Written by David Rensin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345442352
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The Mailroom
Hollywood History from the Bottom Up
Written by David Rensin


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2004
Price: $17.00

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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So You Want to Be a Producer
So You Want to Be a Producer
Written by Lawrence Turman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400051663
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So You Want to Be a Producer

Written by Lawrence Turman


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2005
Price: $14.95

Few jobs in Hollywood are as shrouded in mystery as the role of the producer. What does it take to be a producer, how does one get started, and what on earth does one actually do? In So You Want to Be a Producer Lawrence Turman, the producer of more than... Read more >
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Untied
Untied
Written by Meredith Baxter
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307719324
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Untied
A Memoir of Family, Fame, and Floundering
Written by Meredith Baxter


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 1, 2011
Price: $11.99

“I remember Sarah asking me, when I’d just begun therapy with her, what I looked for in a man.  After a few moments of silent, tense deliberation I had it.  ‘Hair,’ I blurted. ‘He has to have hair.’”
 
Meredith Baxter is a beloved and iconic television actress, most well-known for her enormously... Read more >
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