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Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781419735165
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 17th, 2019

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Shit, Actually: The Definitive, 100% Objective Guide to Modern Cinema Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316449823
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Published: Hachette Books - October 20th, 2020

One of the "Best Books of 2020" by NPR's Book Concierge

**Your Favorite Movies, Re-Watched**

 
New York Times opinion writer and bestselling author Lindy West was once the in-house movie critic for Seattle's alternative newsweekly The Stranger, where she covered film with brutal honesty and giddy irreverence.


The Office: The Untold Story of the Greatest Sitcom of the 2000s: An Oral History Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781524744984
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Published: Dutton - December 1st, 2020

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The untold stories behind The Office, one of the most iconic television shows of the twenty-first century, told by its creators, writers, and actors

 


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

One of the “Best Books” of the year from The Smithsonian, The Washington Independent Review, and more!

From bestselling writer David Kamp, the “fun, fascinating, and surprisingly touching,” (People) behind-the-scenes story of the cultural heroes who created the beloved children’s TV programs Sesame Street, The Electric Company


Made Men: The Story of Goodfellas Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781335016508
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Published: Hanover Square Press - September 15th, 2020

A Library Journal Best Book of the Year

A Sight and Sound Best Film Book Of 2020


For the thirtieth anniversary of its premiere comes the vivid and immersive history behind Martin Scorsese's signature film Goodfellas, hailed by critics as the greatest mob movie ever made.


Live From New York: The Complete, Uncensored History of Saturday Night Live as Told by Its Stars, Writers, and Guests Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780316295062
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Published: Back Bay Books - October 6th, 2015

James Andrew Miller and Tom Shales's definitive oral history of Saturday Night Live, hailed as "incredible" (Vulture) and "required reading" (People).


Paul Thomas Anderson: Masterworks Cover Image
By Adam Nayman, Little White Lies (Producer), the Safdie Brothers (Foreword by)
$40.00
ISBN: 9781419744679
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Published: Abrams - October 20th, 2020

An illustrated mid-career monograph exploring the 30-year creative journey of the 8-time Academy Award–nominated writer and director
 
Paul Thomas Anderson has been described as "one of American film's modern masters" and "the foremost filmmaking talent of his generation." Anderson's films have received 25 Academy Award nominations, and he h


Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399588174
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Published: One World - November 15th, 2016

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The compelling, inspiring, and comically sublime story of one man’s coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed


The Nolan Variations: The Movies, Mysteries, and Marvels of Christopher Nolan Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780525655329
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Published: Knopf - November 3rd, 2020

An in-depth look at Christopher Nolan, considered to be the most profound, commercially successful director at work today, written with his full cooperation. A rare, revelatory portrait, "as close as you're ever going to get to the Escher drawing that is Christopher Nolan's remarkable brain" (Sam Mendes). 


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Mary Astor's Purple Diary: The Great American Sex Scandal of 1936 Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781631493386
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Published: Liveright - November 17th, 2020

A hilarious send-up of sex, scandal, and the Golden Age of Hollywood by legendary cartoonist Edward Sorel.


Over the Top: My Story Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062906380
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Published: HarperOne - September 29th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

NPR'S FAVORITE BOOKS OF THE YEAR

INDIE BESTSELLER

GOODREADS CHOICE AWARD WINNER: BEST MEMOIR & AUTOBIOGRAPHY




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.


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