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Everything I Need to Know I Learned in the Twilight Zone: A Fifth-Dimension Guide to Life Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250621504
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Published: A Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin - July 7th, 2020

Now with important life lessons from the Jordan Peele reboot, the earlier TV reboot, and the 1983 movie.

Can you live your life by what The Twilight Zone has to teach you? Yes, and maybe you should. The proof is in this lighthearted collection of life lessons, ground rules, inspirational thoughts, and stirring reminders found in Rod Serling’s timeless fantasy series.


Hitchcock Blonde: A Cinematic Memoir Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781949597080
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Published: Terra Nova Press - June 16th, 2020

A heady cocktail of sex and trauma, refracted through the lens of ten of Alfred Hitchcock's iconic movies.

Imagine an episodic memoir that braids together insights about Alfred Hitchcock's movies with the narrative of a woman's life: scenes of growing up in Brooklyn in the sixties and seventies as the daughter of a schizophrenic mother and a traveling salesman father, adolescent sexual tr


Live Long And . . .: What I Learned Along the Way Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250166708
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Published: A Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin - July 7th, 2020

Star Trek legend and veteran author William Shatner discusses the meaning of life, finding value in work, and living well whatever your age.

"I have always felt," William Shatner says early in his newest memoir, that "like the great comedian George Burns, who lived to 100, I couldn’t die as long as I was booked." And Shatner is always booked.


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Naturally Tan: A Memoir Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250210531
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - August 25th, 2020

A USA Today Hottest Book of the Summer for 2019!
A Best Nonfiction Book for 2019 in Women's Day!
One of Hello Giggles's "Most Anticipated Books of 2019 to Add to Your Reading List"!

“Just when I thought I knew everything about Tan, he hits me with this. His story is so heartwarming, and wickedly funny.” —Antoni Porowski


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Dutch Girl: Audrey Hepburn and World War II Cover Image
By Robert Matzen, Luca Dotti (Foreword by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9781732273580
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Published: GoodKnight Books - May 12th, 2020

Twenty-five years after her passing, Audrey Hepburn remains the most beloved of all Hollywood stars, known as much for her role as UNICEF ambassador as for films like Roman Holiday and Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Several biographies have chronicled her stardom, but none has covered her intense experiences through five years of Nazi occupation in the Netherlands.


I Like to Watch: Arguing My Way Through the TV Revolution Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525508984
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - June 9th, 2020

From The New Yorker’s fiercely original, Pulitzer Prize-winning culture critic, a provocative collection of new and previously published essays arguing that we are what we watch.

“Emily Nussbaum is the perfect critic—smart, engaging, funny, generous, and insightful.”—David Grann, author of Killers of the Flower Moon


Macbeth in Harlem: Black Theater in America from the Beginning to Raisin in the Sun Cover Image
$32.95
ISBN: 9781978809994
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Published: Rutgers University Press - June 12th, 2020

In 1936 Orson Welles directed a celebrated all-black production of Macbeth that was hailed as a breakthrough for African Americans in the theater.


Sunny Days: The Children's Television Revolution That Changed America Cover Image
$27.50
ISBN: 9781501137808
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Published: Simon & Schuster - May 12th, 2020

From bestselling writer David Kamp, the engrossing, behind-the-scenes story of the cultural heroes who created the beloved children’s TV programs Sesame Street, The Electric Company, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, Free to Be...You and Me, and Schoolhouse Rock!—which collectively transformed American childhood for the better, teaching kid


Werner Herzog - A Guide for the Perplexed Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9780571336067
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Published: Faber & Faber - June 2nd, 2020

One of the best things published about cinema.' Sight & Sound Herzog was once hailed by Francois Truffaut as the most important director alive.


'Broadsword Calling Danny Boy': Watching 'Where Eagles Dare' Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525563082
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Published: Vintage - May 19th, 2020

In Zona, Geoff Dyer—‘one of our most original writers’ (New York)—devoted a whole book to Andrei Tarkovsky’s cult masterpiece, Stalker.


Dolls! Dolls! Dolls!: Deep Inside Valley of the Dolls, the Most Beloved Bad Book and Movie of All Time Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143133506
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Published: Penguin Books - June 2nd, 2020

"A blissful treasure trove of gossipy insider details that Dolls fans will swiftly devour."
--Kirkus Reviews


Ghostbusters: The Inside Story: Stories from the cast and crew of the beloved films Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781858758541
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Published: Hero Collector - June 30th, 2020

The essential guide to Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters II! Exploring everything from the pioneering special effects to the set design and the unforgettable soundtrack. This authorized book tells the exhaustive behind-the-scenes story of how Dan Aykroyd's original concept evolved into a movie phenomenon.


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