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MARILYN MONROE

By: ANDERSON, JANICE

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: WHSMITH: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000029392

ISBN: 0603031250

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


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THE NECESSARY APTITUDE: A MEMOIR

By: Ayres, Pam

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Ebury Press: 2011

Seller ID: RWARE0000030122

ISBN: 0091945038

Condition: Very Good


Next, I applied to work in the accounts department, a sealed room where wom en operated clattering machines like enormous typewriters. After I had cata strophically and erroneously applied all the wrong information to several t rolley loads of documents and lumbered the staff with weeks of corrective w ork, I was shown the door by a tight-lipped manageress. I knew what was com ing. Over the relentless, furious din of machinery, I lip-read the familiar words: "Lacks the necessary aptitude." Pam Ayres' early childhood in Stanford in the Vale was idyllic in many ways, and typical of that... View more info

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FINAL CUT

By: Bach, Steven

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Plume: 1986

Seller ID: RWARE0000012668

ISBN: 0452258456

Condition: Very Good


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MASTERS OF ANIMATION

By: Barnett

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: Batsford Ltd: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000027932

ISBN: 0713486287

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


This work combines classic management concepts with emerging trends and iss ues in a concise, student-friendly format. The theme of the fourth edition is the new workplace, highlighting how technology and other influences have changed the traditional organizations and the investigating the impact on their members. View more info

FILMGOER'S SCRAPBOOK ; EXTRACTS FROM 'THE MOVIE'

By: Books, Bloomsbury

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury Books, UK: 1984

Seller ID: RWARE0000029390

ISBN: 0906223717

Condition: Good/Good


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PROJECTIONS 2: FILM-MAKERS ON FILM-MAKING

By: Boorman, John

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000012665

ISBN: 0571168280

Condition: Very Good+


Launched as an annual devoted entirely to cinema through the writings of it s practitioners, rather than its critics. This second issue features an int erview with Robert Altman (The Player), offers a journal on contemporary Eu ropean cinema from French director Bertrand Tavernier, and more. 60 photogr aphs. View more info

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PROJECTIONS 3: FILM-MAKERS ON FILM-MAKING

By: Boorman, John

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000012667

ISBN: 0571170471

Condition: Near Fine


Projections is a forum for film-makers in which the practitioners of cinema write about their craft. The centrepiece of this issue is the journals of Francis Ford Coppola, whose films, such as the Godfather trilogy and Apocal ypse Now, are considered masterworks of contemporary cinema. This volume al so contains articles by leading film-makers about the state of the art at t his moment. View more info

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PROJECTIONS 4: FILM-MAKERS ON FILM-MAKING

By: Boorman, John

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000012661

ISBN: 0571173632

Condition: Near Fine


The only cinema journal devoted exclusively to filmmakers' comments on thei r art, this issue of Projections features an interview with Louis Lumiere, the founding father of cinema; an exchange with Martin Scorsese on widescre en filmmaking; James Toback's journal on the making of Bugsy; a conversatio n with Ken Burns on the filming of The Civil War and Baseball; an account b y Gene Kelly on dance in the movies; one of the last interviews ever held w ith the great Federico Fellini; and a lot more amazing material. This, as w ell as every volume in the Projections series, is a must for every fi... View more info

MY BOOKY WOOK 2: THIS TIME IT'S PERSONAL

By: Brand, Russell

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Harper: 2011

Seller ID: RWARE0000030666

ISBN: 0007328281

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. In the sequel to Russell's best-selling biography 'My Booky Wook' we follow the now sober but still scandalous, sex-fuelled star on his electrifying rise to international fame. A roller coaster ride through tours, films, stand up and tabloids - this time, it's personal. Rarely has a sequel delivered on the promise of the original with such literary and comic gusto. In Booky Wook 2: This Time It's Personal, Russell Brand takes off where his internation... View more info

HIDE IN PLAIN SIGHT: THE HOLLYWOOD BLACKLISTEES IN FILM AND TELEVISION, 195 0-2002

By: Buhle, Paul

Price: ¥2,500.00

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: 2003

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000012582

ISBN: 1403961441

Condition: Fine/Fine


A highly collectible first edition/printing, protected in a new brodart wra pper, this not an ex-lib or a BOTMC edition. This encyclopedic, riveting study of the Hollywood blacklist's impact follows the careers of targeted individuals to explore the blacklist's effects on the arts in America and Europe in the last half-century. As Buhle and Wagner (coauthors of Radical Hollywood) demonstrate, expulsion from the mainstream took these artists and their crafts in new directions. Directors like Joseph Losey and screenwriters like Norma and Ben Barzman fled to Europe to work, where aesthetics like... View more info

JAMES CAMERON'S TITANIC

By: Cameron, James

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000034912

ISBN: 0006490603

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. James Cameron's Titanic chronicles the cinematic re-creation of the most le gendary ocean disaster of all time as seen through the eyes of a master sto ryteller. Set against the ship's fateful maiden voyage, Cameron's much-anti cipated motion picture epic weaves a rich human tapestry of romance, herois m, tragedy and greed. Within these pages is a detailed look at the monumental effort by thousands of artists and craftsmen to accurately re-create th... View more info

SHATTERED LOVE: A MEMOIR

By: Chamberlain, Richard

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: It Books: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000044454

ISBN: 0060087447

Condition: Very Good


One of the most beloved actors of our time shares the New York Times bestse lling story of how he learned to live with an open heart. Early in his career, shortly after rising to fame as television's Dr. James Kildare, Richard Chamberlain took on the role of Hamlet on the English stage. The play contained a lesson the actor has remembered throughout his life: "To thine own self be true." But for Chamberlain these were not always easy words to live by. Even as he won the adoration of millions of fans, this handsome, charming, debonair leading man seriously questioned his own self-worth... View more info

SOUL SEARCHING: THE UNOFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE LIFE AND TRIALS OF ALLY MCBEAL

By: Clapham, Mark

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Virgin Books: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000044376

ISBN: 075350474X

Condition: Very Good


As well as being an episode-by-episode guide to "Ally McBeal", this book ta kes a deeper and wittier look at Ally's life and trials. If you've ever won dered whether the lawyers of Cage & Fish ever lose a case, or why anyone wo uld see a dancing baby, then this is the place to look. View more info

PRESLEY

By: Collection, Kobal

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Taschen: 2008

Seller ID: RWARE0000021618

ISBN: 3822823236

Condition: Very Good+


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: F. X. Feeney is a screenwriter and critic based in Los Angeles. His film credits include The Big Brass Ring, based on a story by Orson Welles, and Frankenstein Unbound, directed by Roger Corman, whilst his reviews have appeared in L.A. Weekly and other publications. F. X. has also written TASCHEN's Michael Mann and Polanski. View more info

TIME FLIES

By: Cosby, Bill

Price: ¥250.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000033975

ISBN: 0553277243

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. WE'RE ALL GETTING OLDER, AND BILL COSBY KEEPS GETTING BETTER America's best-loved humorist, media personality and bestselling author now brings his unique warmth, wisdom and wit to a subject common to all: aging. From five to fifty and beyond, Bill Cosby takes us on a hilarious romp through the trials and tribulations of growing-and being-older. Funny, highly personal, and with just the right tugs on the heartstrings, Time Flies is Cosby at his best. View more info

DARIO ARGENTO BY MARCO D'UBALDO (2007, HARDCOVER)

By: D'Ubaldo, Marco

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Mediane: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000034790

ISBN: 8889886188

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Dario Argento is one of the best known Italian directors on international l evel. His groundbreaking production has become a cornerstone redefinition o f the horror- thriller genre through his personal epic style and is emulate d by many. This book is a tribute to his astounding career. It contains daz zling rare on-set pics, original movie posters and an exclusive interview w ith Argento on his collaboration with maestro Ennio Morricone. View more info

FILM: AN INTRODUCTION

By: Fell, John L.

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Praeger: 1975

Seller ID: RWARE0000042385

ISBN: 0275891100

Condition: Good


Prof Fell delivers a well-rounded, entertaining, and stimulating introducti on to understanding film. View more info

ON THE CAMERA ARTS AND CONSECUTIVE MATTERS: THE WRITINGS OF HOLLIS FRAMPTON (WRITING ART)

By: Frampton, Hollis

Price: ¥3,000.00

Publisher: The MIT Press: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000028299

ISBN: 0262062763

Condition: Very Good


As Hollis Frampton's photographs and celebrated experimental films were tes ting the boundaries of "the camera arts" in the 1960s and 1970s, his provoc ative and highly literate writings were attempting to establish an intellec tually resonant form of discourse for these critically underexplored fields . It was a time when artists working in diverse disciplines were beginning to pick up cameras and produce films and videotapes, well before these prac tices were understood or embraced by institutions of contemporary art. This collection of Frampton's writings presents his critical essay... View more info

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DEAR FATTY

By: French, Dawn

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Random House UK: 2008

Seller ID: RWARE0000045545

ISBN: 1846053455

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. One of the greatest comedy actresses of our time, Dawn French has a career that has spanned nearly three decades, encompassing a vast and brilliant array of characters. Loved for her irreverant humor, she has achieved massive success while pushing boundaries and challenging stereotypes. In this memoir in the form of letters to people in her life, she describes her journey. Beginning her career as part of the groundbreaking alternative comedy group the... View more info

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FRAMING BLACKNESS: THE AFRICAN AMERICAN IMAGE IN FILM (CULTURE AND THE MOVI NG IMAGE)

By: Guerrero, Ed

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Temple University Press: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000046438

ISBN: 1566391261

Condition: Very Good


From D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation to Spike Lee's Malcolm X, Ed Gue rrero argues, the commercial film industry reflects white domination of Ame rican society. Written with the energy and conviction generated by the new black film wave, Framing Blackness traces an ongoing epicâ??African America ns protesting screen images of blacks as criminals, servants, comics, athle tes, and sidekicks. These images persist despite blacks' irrepressible demands for emancipated images and a role in the industry. Although starkly racist portrayals of bl acks in early films have gradually been replaced... View more info