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Tomb raider
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From Warner Bros. Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, Tomb Raider follows the treacherous journey of a young Lara Croft as she takes her first ...
Happy endings in Hollywood cinema
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The Hollywood 'happy ending' has long been considered among the most famous and standardised features in the whole of narrative filmmaking. Yet, while...

Some kind of hero
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For over 50 years, Albert R. Broccoli's Eon Productions has navigated the ups and downs of the volatile British film industry, enduring both critical ...
Rick and Morty
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Celebrate the interdimensional misadventures of Rick and Morty with this softcover notebook from Insight Editions' best-selling stationery line. This...

My baby & me
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For Sam Faiers life as part of the TOWIE cast, living it up Essex style, partying the night away is a distant memory but she wouldn't change it for th...
Inside the Star Wars empire
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Bill Kimberlin may refer to himself as one of those names on the endless list of credits at the close of blockbuster movies. In reality though, he's...

James Cameron's story of science fiction
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The perfect companion to AMC's six-part television series James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction, this unique book explores the history and evolutio...
The art & making of The greatest showman
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The Greatest Showman comes to life in this lavish and beautiful behind-the-scenes book, featuring stars Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams and...

My baby & me
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For Sam Faiers life as part of the TOWIE cast, living it up Essex style, partying the night away is a distant memory but she wouldn't change it for th...
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'This well-written page-turner is the definitive biography of the genius of Robin Williams, whose life redefines the highs and lows of the American dr...

Star Wars
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Celebrate all things Star WarsT decade-by-decade, year-by-year, month-by-month. From the influences and creation of the Star Wars movies, to the toys,...
The man with the golden eye
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This deluxe, full-colour hardback is packed full of previously unseen images from the collection of James Bond production designer Peter Lamont. ...

Batman and The Joker Plus Collectibles
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A glimpse into the twisted and tangled relationship between Batman and the Joker, packaged with special vinyl figurines of Batman and The Joker.
French and Spanish queer film
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Advancing the current state of film audience research and of our knowledge of sexuality in transnational contexts, French and Spanish Queer Film analyses how French LGBTQ films are seen in Spain and Spanish ones in France.

My teenage diary
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Ever wanted to pick the lock of a celebrity's teenage diary?My Teenage Diary is a Radio 4 comedy show hosted by Rufus Hound featuring celebrities read...
The hidden tools of comedy
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While other books give you tips on how to

Introduction to Japanese horror film
Our Price: £17.99
In this second edition, Colette Balmain updates the historical and cultural overview of the popular genre of Japanese horror.
A book about the film Monty Python's Life of Brian
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As a follow-up to their first true feature film, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, the comic troupe next decided to tackle a shadow version of the Ch...

As you wish
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From actor Cary Elwes, who played the iconic role of Westley in The Princess Bride, comes the New York Times bestselling account and behind-the-scenes...
Movie geek
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Movie Geek is a nerdy dive into popular movies, brought to you by the award-losing Den Of Geek website, with a foreword by the UK's foremost film crit...

The birth of the American horror film
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Although early cinema has long been a key area of research in film studies, the origin and development of the horror film has been a neglected subject...
Funny Man
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A deeply textured and compelling biography of comedy giant Mel Brooks, covering his rags-to-riches life and triumphant career in television, films, an...

The Best of Star Trek
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The 50-year history of Star Trek, as told by the people who were there - every cast member interviewed. From the vaults of Star Trek Magazine, we cele...
Music in epic film
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As both a distinct genre and a particular mode of filmmaking, the idea of the epic has been central to the history of cinema. Including contributions ...

Film noir production
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David Landau's Film Noir Production: The Whodunit of the Classic American Mystery Film is a book meant for those who like a good story, one the Noir F...
Science fiction film
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Science Fiction Film develops a historical and cultural approach to the genre that moves beyond close readings of iconography and formal conventions. ...

Star Trek Hardcover Ruled Journal
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Featuring imagery from one of the most beloved and longest-running sci-fi franchises of all time, this finely crafted journal celebrates the enduring ...
English gothic
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English Gothic was the first book to trace horror cinema from the 1890s right through to the end of the 20th century. Now it comes complete with an as...

The gangster film
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This volume examines the gangster film in its historical context with an emphasis on the ways the image of the gangster has adapted and changed as a r...
Giraffes on Horseback Salad
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This lushly illustrated graphic novel re-creates a lost Marx Brothers script written by modern art icon Salvador Dali. Grab some popcorn and take a se...

How does it feel?
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Following a formative encounter with the British pop movie Slade in Flame in 1975, Mark Kermode decided that musical superstardom was totally attainab...
The art of horror movies
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This magnificent companion to The Art of Horror, from the same creative team behind that award-winning illustrated volume, looks at the entire history...

Harry Potter
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Celebrate the magic of the Harry Potter films with this Harry Potter: Character Notebook Collection, featuring two unique notebooks based on the iconi...
Euro gothic
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A DETAILED STUDY OF THE CLASSICS OF CONTINENTAL HORROR CINEMA!From the Expressionist reveries of the Weimar Republic to the transgressive nightmares s...

Queer cinema
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Queer Cinema: Schoolgirls, Vampires, and Gay Cowboys illustrates queer cinematic aesthetics by highlighting key films that emerged at historical turni...
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Film noir
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Film noir, one of the most intriguing yet difficult to define terms in cinema history, is usually associated with a series of darkly seductive Hollywo...

Romantic comedies
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Unlike film guides that list films alphabetically, give production facts, and offer rather dry descriptions, this book is designed to help people bett...
Too much horror business
Our Price: £19.99
For as long as he can remember, Kirk Hammett has found fascination, escape and even love within the world of horror movies. From nervous yet enthralle...

Studies in terror
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Acclaimed critic and broadcaster Jonathan Rigby brings his trademark wit and insight to bear on 130 of the key moments in screen horror. His scope is ...
Writing and selling horror screenplays
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Writing and Selling Horror Screenplays offers a fresh approach to creating narratives for this ever-popular genre. Moving away from simple definitions...

Brit noir
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Barry Forshaw is acknowledged as a leading expert on crime fiction from European countries, but his principal area of expertise is in the British crim...
Twenty first century horror films
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From the vengeful ghosts of J-horror to the walking dead in 28 Days Later and World War Z, from the creepiness of Spain's haunted houses to the graphi...

Authorship and the films of David Lynch
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This important new contribution to studies on authorship and film explores the ways in which shared and disputed opinions on aesthetic quality, origin...
A history of experimental film and video
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Avant-garde film is almost indefinable. It is in a constant state of change and redefinition. In his highly-acclaimed history of experimental film, A....

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Film is considered by some to be the most dominant art form of the twentieth century. It is many things, but it has become above all a means of tellin...
The descent
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