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Image for Picture Show Annual 1958

Picture Show Annual 1958

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Pressl: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 056776

Condition: Good


A little rubbing to board edges else a good clean hardback being a round-up of the films and actors of the year. Including articles on the29th Annual Academy Awards; The Longest Films and numerous features and photographs of actors and actresses. View more info

Image for Sir Aubrey : A Biography of C. Aubrey Smith, England Cricketer, West End Actor, Hollywood Film Star

Sir Aubrey : A Biography of C. Aubrey Smith, England Cricketer, West End Actor, Hollywood Film Star

By: Allen, David Rayvern

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Elm Tree Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067306

ISBN: 0241105900

Condition: Near Fine


Looks at the life and career of the larger than life personality whose name still carries authority among the British 'colony' in Hollywood and reverberates in the Long Room at Lords. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 172 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Citizen Jane : The Turbulent Life of Jane Fonda

By: Andersen, Christopher

Price: £9.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Henry Holt & Company: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051706

ISBN: 0805009590

Condition: Very Good


Uncompromising, unauthorized, and often startling biography based on years of research and countless interviews - including conservations with Henry Fonda and with Jane herself. View more info

Image for A Star, Is A Star, Is A Star! The Lives and Loves of Susan Hayward

A Star, Is A Star, Is A Star! The Lives and Loves of Susan Hayward

By: Andersen, Christopher P

Price: £10.00

Publisher: United States, Doubleday: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 067485

ISBN: 0385155980

Condition: Very Good


Powerful biography of the Hollywood actress who was 5 times nominated for an Academy Award, finally winning with her portrayal of death row inmate Barbara Graham in I want to Live. Very good clean hardback in unclipped jacket. 269 pages. Faint foxing to fore-edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Buster Keaton's The General

By: Anobile, Richard J. ( Edited By )

Price: £22.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA., Universe Books: 1975

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 067340

Condition: Near Fine


Presents the most accurate and complete reconstruction of a film in book form. Over 2,100 frame blow-up photos shown sequentially and coupled with all the original dialogue frames from the film allow the reader to recapture this film classic in its entirety. Introduction by Raymond Rohauer and with a special interview with Marion Mack. Clean, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 256 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Screen Greats Presents Marilyn

By: Anon

Price: £22.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Starlog Press:

Seller ID: 044851

Condition: Good


50 page magazine about Marilyn's life and films with fold-out pin-ups still present but loose to rear. Good, clean copy circa 1980 which includes a copy of the famous nude photo taken by Tom Kelly in 1949. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for A Portrait Of Joan. The Autobiography Of Joan Crawford

A Portrait Of Joan. The Autobiography Of Joan Crawford

By: Ardmore, Jane Kesner

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067390

Condition: Very Good


Autobiography of the legendary Hollywood actress, who throug hard work and persistence rose from humble beginnings as Lucille LeSueur to become one of the highest rated actresses of Hollywood's golden age. Very good clean hardback in price-clipped dustjacket which has large rubbed patch to top edge of rear cover. 256 pages. Prompt UK dispatch. View more info

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Cary Grant

By: Ashman, Chuck; Trescott, Pamela

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, W. H. Allen: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052160

ISBN: 0491030258

Condition: Very Good


Traces the extraordinary chain of events that subsequently led Archie Leach, boy acrobat, to become Cary Grant, Hollywood's most sophisticated leading man. Small tippex marks to ffep else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 192 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Baby Doll : An Autobiography (SIGNED COPY)

By: Baker, Carroll

Price: £50.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA., Arbor House: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 067139

ISBN: 0877955581

Condition: Near Fine


The remarkable story of the triumphs and tragedies in the public and very private life of a luminous, talented woman who found her way past the grasp of Hollywood's image makers. Clean, square hardabck which is SIGNED by the author to the half-title page with the inscription ''For Brian Wood Enjoy ! Carroll Baker April 17, 1984'' Dustjacket is price clipped - 305 pages including index, Number Line - 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. View more info

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D. W. Griffith - American Film Master

By: Barry, Iris

Price: £16.00

Publisher: New York, The Museum of Modern Art: 1965

Seller ID: 067408

Condition: Very Good


Published by the MoMA to coincide with a large exhibition of Griffith's work - looks at the life and films of the American film director who was widely considered as the most important filmmaker of his generation, he pioneered the feature-length movie and many enduring cinematic techniques, such as the close-up. and explains that he was a key figure in the development of American film whilst including new information on his career, comments on how each of the films came to be made and what they contributed to the medium. Very good clean hardback in unclipped jacket which is a little rubbed... View more info

Image for If the Other Guy Isn't Jack Nicholson, I've Got the Part : Hollywood Tales of Big Breaks, Bad Luck and Box Office Magic

If the Other Guy Isn't Jack Nicholson, I've Got the Part : Hollywood Tales of Big Breaks, Bad Luck and Box Office Magic

By: Base, Ron

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Chicago, IL, USA, Contemporary Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050337

ISBN: 0809235285

Condition: Very Good


Fascinating insight into how major film parts were won (or lost) as the author examines the complex chemistry of movie stardom - a potent mix of greed and cunning, ego and casting, dedication and just plain dumb luck. Clean bright copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 319 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Cinema of John Ford

By: Baxter, John

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA., A. S. Barnes & Company: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067238

ISBN: 0302021906

Condition: Very Good


Part of The International Film Guide Series. Small, square booklet with illustrations accompanied by commentary. Good clean copy - 176 pages including select bibliography. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Films of Tyrone Power

By: Belafonte, Dennis; Marill, Alvin H.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, USA, The Citadel Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067437

ISBN: 0806504773

Condition: Near Fine


Looks at the career of the man who became 20th Century-Fox's leading man almost from the first days that Darryl F. Zanuck became head of the company. Clean, bright hardback in an unclipped d/w - 224 pages. Foreword by Henry King. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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J. R. R. Tolkien University

By: Bischoff, David

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ, USA, Wildside Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050011

ISBN: 1587151871

Condition: As New


As new, unread large format paperback. 166 pages. Novel in which a young Hollywood screenwriter goes to Wizard's College in order to make a fantasy movie in the Fantasy Dimension. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Montgomery Clift : A Biography

By: Bosworth, Patricia

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York & London, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067188

ISBN: 0151621233

Condition: Very Good


The definitive work of the gifted, haunted and harrowing life of the actor. Includes fresh anecdotes about Marilyn Monroe and Clark Gable. Bright, square hardback with a minor bump to a corner. Dust jacket remains unclipped - 438 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Selznick Players

By: Bowers, Ronald L

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cranbury, NJ, USA, A. S. Barnes & Company: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067208

ISBN: 0498013758

Condition: Very Good


Looks at the career of the man who knew how to create and merchandise not only some of the greatest films ever made in Hollywood, but some of its greatest stars. Clean, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 255 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Princess Grace

By: Bradford, Sarah

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, George Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067185

ISBN: 029778370X

Condition: Near Fine


Portrays the life of the famous actress-turned-princess, from her childhood in Philadelphia to her royal life in Monte Carlo as the wife of Prince Rainier. Bright, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 242 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Katharine Hepburn : Star as Feminist

By: Britton, Andrew

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Studio Vista: 1995

Seller ID: 052229

ISBN: 0304346578

Condition: Very Good


Looks at the actress who had the longest and least conventional career of any great star, conforming to none of the stereotypes of superstardom and working successfully within the studio system without becoming its creature. Clean large format paperback - 256 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Lost Films of the Fifties

By: Brode, Douglas

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, USA, Citadel Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067282

ISBN: 0806510927

Condition: Near Fine


Part of The Citadel Press Film Series, reviving the lesser known films of the 1950s and charting their casts, credits, and plot summaries. Clean, bright, large format softcover - 287 pages. Prompt dispatch from the UK. View more info

Image for Woody Allen: His Films and Career: Films & Career

Woody Allen: His Films and Career: Films & Career

By: Brode, Douglas

Price: £22.50

Publisher: USA, Citadel Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067330

ISBN: 0806509597

Condition: Very Good


Presents his complete film career up to the date of publication from What's New Pussycat? to The Purple Rose of Cairo. Very good clean hardback in price-clipped dustjacket. Illustrated with b.w photographs.256 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info