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Gone with the Glory: The History of the Civil War in Cinema
Gone with the Glory: The History of the Civil War in Cinema
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ean: 9780742545250, isbn: 0742545253,

From Birth of a Nation to Cold Mountain, hundreds of directors, actors, and screenwriters have used the Civil War to create compelling cinema. However, each generation of moviemakers has resolved the tug of war between entertainment value and histori...


Resting Places: The Burial Sites of over 10,000 Famous Persons
Resting Places: The Burial Sites of over 10,000 Famous Persons
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ean: 9780786428960, isbn: 0786428961,

This massive reference work alphabetically lists more than 10,000 well-known people from film, theater, radio and television as well as all varieties of music, sports, history, government, crime and popular culture. More than 3,000 entries are new to...


Guide to Performing Arts Programs: Profiles of Over 700 Colleges, High Schools, and Summer Programs (Princeton Review)
Guide to Performing Arts Programs: Profiles of Over 700 Colleges, High Schools, and Summer Programs (Princeton Review)
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ean: 9780375750953, isbn: 0375750959,

Before you can frame newspaper reviews of your sold-out performance at Carnegie Hall, deliver an acceptance speech to the Screen Actor's Guild, or dance your way to stardom, you'll put in years of hard work and make many important decisions. It start...


Television Cartoon Shows: An Illustrated Encyclopedia, 1949 Through 2003(2 Volume Set)
Television Cartoon Shows: An Illustrated Encyclopedia, 1949 Through 2003(2 Volume Set)
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ean: 9780786420995, isbn: 0786420995,

This comprehensive reference to TV cartoon shows covers some 75 years. In the decade or so since the first edition, the industry has grown and expanded to previously unimagined heights, thanks in great part to the upsurge of cable TV services caterin...


Theatre Matters: Performance and Culture on the World Stage (Cambridge Studies in Modern Theatre)
Theatre Matters: Performance and Culture on the World Stage (Cambridge Studies in Modern Theatre)
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ean: 9780521634434, isbn: 0521634431,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
Theater, in a variety of forms and contexts, can make, and indeed has made, positive political and social interventions in a range of developing cultures around the world. In this book a distinguished team of theater historians and dramatists explore...


Blood on the Stage, 1925-1950: Milestone Plays of Crime, Mystery, and Detection
Blood on the Stage, 1925-1950: Milestone Plays of Crime, Mystery, and Detection
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ean: 9780810869639, isbn: 0810869632,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
In Blood on the Stage, 1925-1950: Milestone Plays of Crime, Mystery, and Detection: An Annotated Repertoire, author Amnon Kabatchnik continues the focus of his previous volume (1900-1925) and provides an overview of the most important and memorable t...


Script Facsimile: Star Wars: Episode 4: A New Hope
Script Facsimile: Star Wars: Episode 4: A New Hope
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ean: 9780345420800, isbn: 0345420802,

A SPECTACULAR SLICE OF MOVIE HISTORY--NOW YOURS TO OWN!For the first time ever, Star Wars fans can own true-to-life facsimiles of the complete scripts from the Star Wars trilogy--extraordinary reproductions of the very tool used by cast and crew for ...


Company of Heroes
Company of Heroes
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ean: 9780810828650, isbn: 0810828650,

When Harry Carey, Sr. died in 1947, director John Ford cast Carey's 26-year-old son, Harry, Jr. in the role of The Abilene Kid in 3 Godfathers. Ford and the elder Carey had filmed an earlier version of the story, and Ford dedicated the Technicolor re...


History of the American Cinema: A New Pot of Gold: Hollywood Under the Electric Rainbow, 1980-1989
History of the American Cinema: A New Pot of Gold: Hollywood Under the Electric Rainbow, 1980-1989
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ean: 9780684804934, isbn: 068480493X,

An investigation into the genesis and development of American film and the American film industry, the text chronicles the tumultous 1980's. This book looks at the effects of video-cassettes and cable television on Hollywood, and the idiosyncratic vi...


Hollywood Be Thy Name: Random Recollections of a Movie Veteran from Silents to Talkies to TV (Filmmakers Series)
Hollywood Be Thy Name: Random Recollections of a Movie Veteran from Silents to Talkies to TV (Filmmakers Series)
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sku: 1005-WS1201-A04010-0810823888, ean: 9780810823884, isbn: 0810823888,

Bakewell acted in All quiet on the western front, Gone with the wind, The Iron mask , and dozens of less known films. He presents an anecdotal, often gossipy, account of his career and association with the Hollywood scene. Includes a filmography, but...


Television Drama Series Programming: A Comprehensive Chronicle, 1947-1959
Television Drama Series Programming: A Comprehensive Chronicle, 1947-1959
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ean: 9780810813304, isbn: 0810813300,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
"...Gianakos has done for television what Roget did for the Thesaurus and Bartlett did for Familiar Quotations. He has codified the industry, brought order out of chaos, made sense of what for decades was insensible. He is a pioneer, and his works wi...


A Companion to Film Theory (Blackwell Companions in Cultural Studies)
A Companion to Film Theory (Blackwell Companions in Cultural Studies)
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ean: 9780631206446, isbn: 0631206442,

This volume of specially commissioned work by experts in the field of film studies provides a comprehensive overview of the field. Its international and interdisciplinary approach will have a broad appeal to those interested in this multifaceted subj...


Encyclopedia of Chinese Film
Encyclopedia of Chinese Film
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ean: 9780415151689, isbn: 0415151686,

The Encyclopedia of Chinese Film, one of the first ever encyclopedias in this area, provides alphabetically organized entries on directors, genres, themes, and actors and actresses from mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan as well as 300 film synopse...


Performance Analysis: An Introductory Coursebook
Performance Analysis: An Introductory Coursebook
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mpn: 9780415224079, ean: 9780415224079, isbn: 0415224071,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
This revolutionary introductory performance studies coursebook brings together classic texts in critical theory and shows how these texts can be used in the analysis of performance. The editors put their texts to work in examining such key topics as:...


Beyond Hollywood's Grasp
Beyond Hollywood's Grasp
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ean: 9780810828414, isbn: 0810828413,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
Between 1914 and 1945, many Hollywood fixtures ventured outside America to make films. This group ranged from directors such as Rex Ingram, Josef von Sternberg, and Orson Welles, to stars such as Erich von Stroheim, Louise Brooks, Dorothy Gish, and B...


Shakespearean Characterization: A Guide for Actors and Students
Shakespearean Characterization: A Guide for Actors and Students
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780313311444, isbn: 0313311447,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
Shakespeare's plays were written some four hundred years ago, and while his characters are enduring, they are also alien. In grappling with the text of his plays, the modern actor must bring Shakespeare's Renaissance characters to life for a modern a...


Television Cartoon Shows: An Illustrated Encyclopedia, 1949 Through 2003, 2d ed. (2 vol set)
Television Cartoon Shows: An Illustrated Encyclopedia, 1949 Through 2003, 2d ed. (2 vol set)
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mpn: 156 illustrations, ean: 9781476665993, isbn: 1476665990,

This comprehensive reference to TV cartoon shows covers some 75 years. In the decade or so since the first edition, the industry has grown and expanded to previously unimagined heights, thanks in great part to the upsurge of cable TV services caterin...


Leonard Maltin's Movie Encyclopedia: Career Profiles of More Than 2000 Stars and Filmmakers, Past and Present
Leonard Maltin's Movie Encyclopedia: Career Profiles of More Than 2000 Stars and Filmmakers, Past and Present
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ean: 9780525936350, isbn: 0525936351,

A companion volume to Leonard Maltin's Movie and Video Guide summarizes the careers of nearly two thousand actors, filmmakers, writers, and composers, including birth and death dates, notable performances, nominations, and awards. 20,000 first printi...




The Encyclopedia of Vaudeville
The Encyclopedia of Vaudeville
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ean: 9781617032493, isbn: 1617032492,

The Encyclopedia of Vaudeville provides a unique record of what was once America's preeminent form of popular entertainment from the late 1800s through the early 1930s. It includes entries not only on the entertainers themselves, but also on those wh...



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