From America's original alternative newspaper, this is a guide to nearly 200 of the best and most important movies of all time. For more than 50 years, New York City's "Village Voice" has offered passionate, well-written, high-spirited film coverage, often celebrating offbeat movies that were ignored or dismissed in the mains... read more
Welfare State International, the inspirational theatre company founded in 1968 and based in Cumbria, creates and facilitates celebratory art and theatre, ranging from carnivals, lantern processions and rites of passage, to flags, banners and pyrotechnics. In a mixture of personal stories, clear instructions, poems and artists... read more
|Series:||Leonard Maltin's Classic Movie Guide|
This one-of-a-kind guide to classic movies is from the leading authority on film: Leonard Maltin, author of the bestselling annual "Movie Guide."
An updated guide to classic movies from the leading authority on film From the author of the bestselling annual "Movie Guide" comes this ultimate guide for fans of classic fi... read more
Although the number of budding filmmakers and the availability of digital video technology are growing, there are currently no books that encapsulate the process of creating a feature-length film using only a video camera and a home computer. Whether you are an amateur filmmaker or a computer enthusiast, Desktop Cinema: Featu... read more
With more entries than any other guide and over one hundred years of entertainment and cinema information at your fingertips, Halliwell's is widely recognised as the biggest and the best film guide available. This is the undisputed bible for film enthusiasts and trivia buffs everywhere -- a must-have for every moviegoer. Lon... read more
The Official Movie Photo BookWhen Hollywood arrived in New Zealand to film Tom Cruise in The Last Samurai Taranaki found itself transformed into Meji-era Japan. By the end of the production there werenÃ¢ÂÂt many Taranaki locals who hadnÃ¢ÂÂt found themselves involved with the film, its cast and crew in some way. This is t... read more
Bond is back - new edition of this thrill-packed dossier on the world's most famous spy. Become an expert on the extraordinary career of 007 and get the inside scoop on his missions, from defeating the power-mad schemes of Dr No to the mysteries of Casino Royale and go behind the scenes of his latest movie, "Quantum of Solac... read more
A celebration of 50 years of Coronation Street and William Roache's part in it as Ken Barlow.
William Roache has been part of "Coronation Street" since the very first episode, in December 1960, when he first appeared playing the character of Ken Barlow.
In 50 Years on the Street: My Life with Ken Barl... read more
In August 1958, the opening scenes of a low-budget black and white film flickered onto cinema screens up and down the country. No one could have foreseen what impact "Carry on Sergeant" would have then and in the future. Not only did it become one of the top three grossing films for that year, it also kick started the longest... read more
In BAMBI VS. GODZILLA, David Mamet, the award-winning playwright and screenwriter, gives us an exhilaratingly subversive inside look at Hollywood from the perspective of a film-maker who has always played the game his own way. Who really reads scripts at the film studios? How is a screenplay like a personals ad? Whose opinion... read more
|Series:||Directory of World Cinema Series|
This addition to Intellect's Directory of World Cinema series turns the spotlight on Australia and New Zealand and offers an in-depth and exciting look at the cinema produced in these two countries since the turn of the twentieth century. Though the two nations share considerable cultural and economic connections, their film ... read more
This title chronciles the evolution of the Bond movies and examines what it is about Bond that changed cinema for ever. Decade by decade from the 1960s on, it looks at Bond in history and history in Bond. With images from 007 archives and private collection, the book celebrates all that is Bond.
This revised and updated edition, brought to you by Britain's biggest-selling movie magazine, contains over 100 brand-new reviews including all the biggest and best films of the last 12 months. Written with the passion and humour you'd expect from "Empire", the reviews in this guide are the most comprehensive and in-depth aro... read more
Now 20 years old, Jim Henson's classic fantasy film The Dark Crystal - featuring the breathtaking concept design of renowned artist Brian Froud - is an incredible work of the imagination. This mystical adventure has such a cult following that when the film was recently re-released on video and DVD, it quickly sold a million c... read more
See other edition. Welcome to the movies you must see before you die
In 1998, Raimond Gaita's Romulus, My Father was first published - the story of his father, who came to Australia from Europe with his young wife Christine and their four-year-old son after the end of the Second World War. In the isolated landscape of country Victoria, Christine succumbed to mental illness, and a series of tra... read more
The Enchanted Screen: The Unknown History of Fairy-Tale Films offers readers a long overdue, comprehensive look at the rich history of fairy tales and their influence on film, complete with the inclusion of an extensive filmography compiled by the author. With this book, Jack Zipes not only looks at the extensive, illustrious... read more
Meet the filmmaker who is the voice of his generation! Behind the camera, Andrew Jenks has captured the attention of young adults everywhere with his innovative MTV documentary series, World of Jenks. When asked about his inspiration for the show, Jenks said, "I want to tell the stories of my generation. I want to be a filmma... read more
This essential anniversary guide to fifty years of Doctor Who includes all eleven incarnations of the Doctor and fascinating facts on his adventures in space and time, helpful companions and fearsome foes like the Daleks, Cybermen and Ice Warriors! You can find out all about the Doctor's TARDIS, his regenerations and much much more!