Film

The Kid Stays in the Picture - A Notorious Life

Robert Evans

Label Chronicle Books Genre Film Cat no. 9780062228321

Robert Evans' The Kid Stays in the Picture is universally recognized as the greatest, most outrageous, and most unforgettable show business memoir ever written. The basis of an award-winn...

Film Posters of the Russian Avant-Garde

Susan Pack

Released 12/20/17 Label Taschen Genre Film Cat no. 9783836559485

250 film posters capture the cultural energy of the pre-Stalin era. At the intersection of the visual, graphic, and cinematic arts, film posters are a unique and thrilling record of a par...

The Disaster Artist

Greg Sestero

Released 12/13/17 Label Simon & Schuster Genre Film Cat no. 9781501184659

From the actor who somehow lived through it all, a “sharply detailed…funny book about a cinematic comedy of errors” (The New York Times): the making of the cult film phenomenon The Room.I...

Cinemaps

Andrew Degraff

Released 10/24/17 Label Random House Genre Film Cat no. 9781594749896

This beautifully illustrated atlas of beloved movies is an essential reference for cinephiles, fans of great films, and anyone who loves the art of mapmaking.Acclaimed artist Andrew DeGra...

Days of Twilight, Nights of Frenzy: A Memoir

Werner Schroeter

Released 07/18/17 Label University of Chicago Press Genre Film Cat no. 9780226019116

Werner Schroeter was a leading figure of New German Cinema. In more than forty films made between 1967 and 2008, including features, documentaries, and shorts, he ignored conventional nar...

Horror Cinema

Jonathan Perrer

Released 05/26/17 Label Taschen Genre Film Cat no. 9783836561853

Get ready to quake in fear with this revised and expanded edition of our history of horror cinema. This chilling volume packs 640 pages full with the finest slashers, ghosts, zombies, can...

We Don't Need Roads: The Making of the Back To The Future Trilogy

Caseen Gaines

Released 12/30/16 Label Plume Genre Film Cat no. 9780142181539

What fun! Deeply researched and engagingly written ... the book Back to the Future fans have been craving for decades. Geekily enthusiastic and chock full of never-before-heard tales of w...

Last Girl Before Freeway- The Lives, Loves of Joan Rivers

Leslie Bennetts

Released 12/12/16 Label Little Brown Genre Film Cat no. 9780316261302

"You may think you know Joan Rivers, but I'll bet you'll be shocked by the revelations in Leslie Bennetts's irresistible biography. Before there was a women's movement or much hope for a ...

The Daily Show (The Book)

Chris Smith

Released 12/12/16 Label Grand Central Genre Film Cat no. 9781455565382

"[A] substantial, many-faceted oral history....This superbly well-edited choral work illuminates the enormous effort, creativity, collaboration, and hustle required for producing a hilari...

20 Iconic Saul Bass Film Posters

Jennifer Bass

Released 11/08/16 Label Chronicle Books Genre Film Cat no. 9781856699891

This collection of 20 iconic movie posters by Saul Bass, one of the greatest American designers of the 20th century, is a must for graphic designers and film fans. Each poster is removabl...

My Last Sigh: The Autobiography of Luis Bunuel

Luis Bunuel

Released 11/04/16 Label vintage books Genre Film Cat no. 9780345803702

Luis Buñuel's films have the power to shock, inspire, and reinvent our world. Now, in a memoir that carries all the surrealism and subversion of his cinema, Buñuel turns his artistic ga...

Beyond the Beyond: Music from the Films of David Lynch

Hat & Beard Press/David Lynch Foundation

Released 11/01/16 Label Hat & Beard Genre Film Cat no. 9780996744706

From his early short films made in Philadelphia in the 1960s up through more recent feature films like Inland Empire (2006), legendary artist and director David Lynch (born 1946) has used...

The Secret History of Twin Peaks

Mark Frost

Released 10/07/16 Genre Film Cat no. 9781250075581

The Secret History of Twin Peaks enlarges the world of the original series, placing the unexplained phenomena that unfolded there into a vastly layered, wide-ranging history, beginning wi...

Jim Henson: The Biography

Brian Jay Jones

Released 06/03/16 Label Random House Genre Film Cat no. 9780345526120

He was a gentle dreamer whose genial bearded visage was recognized around the world, but most people got to know him only through the iconic characters born of his fertile imagination: Ke...

Conquest of the Useless: Reflections from the Making of Fitzcarraldo

Werner Herzog

Released 04/16/16 Label Ecco Pr Genre Film Cat no. 9780061575549

It is ever tempting to try to fathom Herzog's restless spirit and his determination to challenge fate. Janet Maslin, New York TimesWerner Herzog (Grizzly Man) is one of the most revered a...

My Autobiography

Charlie Chaplin

Released 09/28/15 Label Melville House Books Genre Film Cat no. 9781612191928

Chaplin's heartfelt and hilarious autobiography tells the story of his childhood, the challenge of identifying and perfecting his talent, his subsequent film career and worldwide celebrit...

The Big Bad Book of Bill Murray: A Critical Appreciation of the World's Finest Actor

Robert Schnakenberg

Released 09/15/15 Label Quirk Books Genre Film Cat no. 1594748012

He s the sort of actor who can do "Hamlet" and "Charlie s Angels" in the same year. He shuns managers and agents and once agreed to voice the part of "Garfield" because he mistakenly beli...

Easy Riders, Raging Bulls

Peter Biskind

Released 09/01/15 Label Simon & Schuster Genre Film Cat no. 9780684857084

When the low-budget biker movie Easy Rider shocked Hollywood with its success in 1969, a new Hollywood era was born. This was an age when talented young filmmakers such as Scorsese, Coppo...