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Hit The Saddle

By: "Barbour, Alan G (Ed.)"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: "Kew Gardens, NY", ©1969

"Staple-bound but staple has been removed. Clean interior (Neat dates written in pencil under a few ads), faint age soil and rubbing to exterior, light surface creasing to back cover. ""Movie ads of the past"" from the heyday of Westerns: Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, William Boyd (Hopalong Cassidy), John Wayne, Glenn Ford, Joel McRae, Guy Madison, Randolph Scott, Tom Mix, Tex Ritter, Duncan Renaldo (The Cisco Kid) and many more. 64 pages, 11x8.5"&#34... View more info

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Documentary: A History of the Non-Fiction Film

By: "Barnouw, Erik"

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press,

Edition: 2

Now brought completely up to date, the new edition of this classic work on documentary films and filmmaking surveys the history of the genre from 1895 to the present day. With the myriad social upheavals over the past decade, documentaries have enjoyed an international renaissance; here Barnouw considers the medium in the light of an entirely new political and social climate. He examines as well the latest filmmaking technology, and the effects that video cassettes and c... View more info

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Carrie and Me: A Mother-Daughter Love Story

By: "Burnett, Carol"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Simon & Schuster,

The "New York Times" bestselling memoir from legendary comedienne Carol Burnett is a "loving, poignant" ("People") tribute to her eldest daughter, Carrie Hamilton. Carrie Hamilton was an extraordinary young woman. The daughter of one of TV's most recognizable and beloved stars, Carol Burnett, Carrie won the hearts of everyone she met with her kindness, quirky sense of humor, and wonderfully unconventional approach to life. Despite her personal struggles as a teenager... View more info

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This Time Together: Laughter and Reflection

By: "Burnett, Carol"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Three Rivers Press,

A touching and hilarious memoir by the author of "Carrie and Me: A Mother Daughter Love Story," " This Time Together"is 100 percent Carol Burnett - funny, irreverent, and irresistible. Carol Burnett is one of the most beloved and revered actresses and performers in America. "The Carol Burnett Show" was seen each week by millions of adoring fans and won twenty-five Emmys in its remarkable eleven-year run. Now, in "This Time Together," Carol really lets her hair down a... View more info

"Public Secrets, Public Spaces: Cinema and Civility in China"

By: "Donald, Stephanie Hemelryk"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Lanham, MD", ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD PUBL GROU, 2000

Edition: (1st edition)

"As new - gift quality! ""Public secrets are the unstated commonsense knowledge of everyday life, extraordinary to those who are not initiated into the routines of a particular cultural place and space…Cinema produces an imaginary space where audiences can make themselves visible in public, share ideas and criticisms, and establish their identity as part of a transitory but nonetheless satisfying a cultural body..."" 201 annotated, indexed pages wi... View more info

Cinefex 105 (April 2006) (Visual Effects Magazine)

By: "Duncan, Jody (ed.)"

Price: $12.99

Publisher: "Riverside, CA", 2006

"Tight, bright, clean, square. Faint shelfwear and crease on back cover. Articles on special effects of: Casanova; Zathura; The Shaggy Dog; TV vs. movie special effects; TVx3 (Lost, Battlestar Galactica, Surface); and, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. 122 pages with full color photos." View more info

Films and Feelings

By: "Durgnat, Raymond"

Price: $13.95

Publisher: "Cambridge, MA", 1967

"Tight, bright, clean, slight tilt. No DJ. Gift inscription. ""a collection of different cinematic topics…offered also as a basis for re-exploring an art-form which seems to pose certain aesthetic problems more insistently than other media have done…opening chapters on cinema style...the sharpness with which the medium generates conflicts between its functions as an art form and its function as an entertainment dream factory..."" 288 indexed pages... View more info

Selling a Screenplay: The Screenwriter's Guide to Hollywood

By: "Field, Syd"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Random House Publishing Group,

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Selling a Screenplay: The Screenwriter's Guide to Hollywood

By: "Field, Syd"

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Delta,

- Breaks Down the Business of Screenwriting - Explains What the Buyer Looks For - Shows You What to Do to Get in the Door - Tackles the Pitching Process - Provides Personal Insights from Famous Screenwriters Everybody has a story to tell. Everybody wants to write the great American screenplay. But what do you do after it's written? How do you sell it? Studio honchos. Development Executives. Independent Producers. What do they want? Do you need an agen... View more info

A Guide to Creative Filmmaking

By: "Gullier, Ann W. & William C."

Price: $39.95

Publisher: "West Haven, CT", 1984

Edition: (1st edition)

"Tight, bright interior, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, slight curl. Slight rubbing and creasing to cover. 137 pages with index. ""presents the film as a versatile art, technically and creatively…stresses the importance of mastering technical skills wile combining them with a creative imagination to produce a unique statement...""" View more info

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Hollywood Heroines: Women in Film Noir and the Female Gothic Film

By: "Hanson, Helen"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "London, UK", TAURIS I B, 2007

"As new except for 21 folded page corners. ""reveals a diversity of female figures, representations and actions in film noir and the female gothic film, and argues that these women illustrate a negotiation of female identities, desires and roles across a long historical period..."" 252 indexed, annotated pages including Bibliography." View more info

"Round Up the Usual Suspects: The Making of Casablanca : Bogart, Bergman, and World War II"

By: "Harmetz, Aljean"

Price: $6.20

Publisher: Hyperion Pr,

It is 50 years since "Casablanca" opened up in America. Little did Humphrey Bogart know when he uttered the final line - "This could be the beginning of a beautiful friendship" - that he had just closed what would be one of the most enduring and popular movies ever. Aljean Harmetz believes that "every movie is a creature built from accidents and blind choices - a mechanical monster constructed of camera angles, the chemistry between actors, too little money or too much a... View more info

Starlet: 54 Famous and Not So Famous Leading Ladies of the Sixties

By: "Holston, Kim"

Price: $21.95

Publisher: "Jefferson, NC", McFarland & Company, 2000

"As new - gift quality! 299 indexed, illustrated pages including a Bibliography and individual bibliographies for each actress. ""From the now-forgotten to superstar"" for each actress: a short essay, multiple photos, a filmography, and list of television credits." View more info

How to Sell Your Idea to Hollywood

By: "Kosberg, Robert, Eichler, Mimi"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Harpercollins,

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Stan and Ollie: The Roots of comedy: The Double Life of Laurel and Hardy

By: "Louvish, Simon"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: NY, Thomas Dunne Books / St. Martin's Griffin, 2005

"As new - gift quality! A thorough biography, personal and professional, of Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy, ""the screen's most famous and beloved comedy double act"". 520 indexed, annotated pages, including Chronology and Filmology, and illustrated with 52 black and white photos. 5.5x8.25x1.25""" View more info