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Erotic Cinema
Erotic Cinema
Paperback      ISBN: 3822825468
Since the first kiss recorded on film in 1896, erotic moving images have stimulated viewers and outraged public bodies. This book explores the meaning of eroticism and gives an overview of sex on the big screen by exploring different forms of sexual behavior or taboo- breaking in film.
A Guide to the Star Wars Universe
A Guide to the Star Wars Universe
Paperback      ISBN: 0345386256
This revised and updated encyclopedia of the popular science fiction saga contains information on characters, planets, technical terms, historical events, spaceships, alien species, nicknames, android types, and more. Original.
Star Wars: The Essential Guide to Weapons and Technology
Star Wars
The Essential Guide to Weapons and Technology
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0345414136
A comprehensive roundup of all the high-tech weaponry, armaments, and equipment of the Star Wars films and books offers a close-up look at every key weapon, from Luke Skywalker's lightsaber to a TIE fighter's ion cannon to a Wookie bowcaster. Original.
No Static: A Guide to Creative Radio Programming
No Static
A Guide to Creative Radio Programming
Paperback      ISBN: 0879307072
Now in softcover, No Static shows why success in today's corporate-controlled world of radio depends on putting personality and fun back on the air - and how to build the creative team to do it. This inspirational handbook by Quincy McCoy offers radio pros and aspiring broadcasters proven strategies for restoring the craft of creative programming. Practical techniques and exercises help develop leadership skills that encourage creativity, motivate staff, increase flexibility and nurture teamwork. Writing in a personal style, McCoy guides you and your radio station toward more focused branding, stronger programming, more personable DJs, and - ultimately - higher ratings leading to higher revenue.
Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera Companion
Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera Companion
Paperback      ISBN: 186205763x
One of the most successful musicals of all time, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “The Phantom of the Opera” has been running for 20 years on Broadway and on London’s West End. It has dazzled more than 100 million people in 22 countries, and went on to become a major feature film. This pictorial companion is the definitive account of the award-winning masterpiece. It traces the Phantom legend from its origins in historical fact through numerous artistic incarnations to the present-day theater production and film. Arranged in three parts, the first introduces the reader to Gaston Leroux’s classic story, while the second part offers a unique insight into the acclaimed theater production, with backstage photos and commentary from the director, designers, and crew. The final section, which contains the original screenplay, looks at the making of Joel Schumacher’s film, introducing the cast and featuring exclusive photos and interviews. A splendid celebration of a classic story and its many incarnations. This ravishing volume features the complete original screenplay and more than 150 color images from both the film and theater productions worldwide. Now in an elegant and affordable smaller-format edition.
The Graham Greene Film Reader: Reviews, Essays, Interviews & Film Stories
The Graham Greene Film Reader
Reviews, Essays, Interviews & Film Stories
Hardcover      ISBN: 1557831882
Gathers Greene's film writings, and offers a brief introduction to the role of motion pictures in his life and career
Variety Film Reviews, 1921-1925
Variety Film Reviews, 1921-1925
Hardcover      ISBN: 0824052013
Great Martial Arts Movies: From Bruce Lee to Jackie Chan and More
Great Martial Arts Movies
From Bruce Lee to Jackie Chan and More
Paperback      ISBN: 0806520264
JFK: The Book of the Film : The Documented Screenplay
The Book of the Film : The Documented Screenplay
Paperback      ISBN: 1557831270
Provides the complete script for JFK, which details the investigation into President Kennedy's assassination, and includes reponses and comments about the film, and official reports and documentation
The Rock & Roll Film Encyclopedia
The Rock & Roll Film Encyclopedia
Paperback      ISBN: 1557836930
Entries about rock documentaries, movies starring rock stars, and films boasting extensive rock soundtracks, along with some biographies of musicians who have featured heavily on screen, include a cast list and a basic plot summary and listing of important songs featured in the films.