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cover of Films and Filming (Vintage British film magazine, Volume Fifteen, Number Two, November, 1968)

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London: Hansom Books, 1968. Original British magazine on contemporary international film. Front wrapper features Christopher Jones from the 1968 film "Wild in the Streets," directed by Barry Shear, rear wrapper features a full page ad for the film. "Films and Filming" was a highly regarded film magazine that frequently eschewed the usual box office fodder in favor… Read more
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cover of Force of Evil: The Critical Edition (Signed First Edition)

Force of Evil: The Critical Edition (Signed First Edition)

by Abraham Polonsky

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Published
1996
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First Edition
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9780963582317
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$175.00

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Northridge: The Center for Telecommunication Studies / California State University, 1996. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by Abraham Polonsky on the title page. The first publication in book form of the screenplay for Polonsky's 1948 key film noir "Force of Evil," based on Ira Wolfert's 1943 novel "Tucker's People," and starring John Garfield. Fine, with… Read more
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cover of Invasion of the Body Snatchers (First Edition, signed by Kevin McCarthy)

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (First Edition, signed by Kevin McCarthy)

by Don Siegel (director); Daniel Mainwaring (screenwriter); Jack Finnery (novel); Kevin McCarthy (starring)

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Published
1989
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First Edition
ISBN
9780813514604
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$650.00

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New Brunswick: Rutgers University, 1989. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED on the title page by actor Kevin McCarthy, who starred in Don Siegel's 1956 film noir adaptation of the 1954 novel by Jack Finney. One of 500 copies printed. Reproduces the post-production script of the 1956 film as it was shot, along with commentaries and historical information about… Read more
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cover of Conversations with Wilder (First Edition)

Conversations with Wilder (First Edition)

by Cameron Crowe

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Published
1999
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First Edition
ISBN
9780375406607
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$525.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1999. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by both Cameron Crowe and Billy Wilder on a publisher's laid-in bookplate. About Fine in a Fine, price-clipped dust jacket.
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cover of In Pictures: A Hollywood Satire (First Edition)

In Pictures: A Hollywood Satire (First Edition)

by Nunnally Johnson, Patterson McNutt, Gene Fowler, Grover Jones (text); Will Connell (photographer)

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Published
1937
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First Edition
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$1,500.00

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New York: T.J. Maloney, 1937. First Edition. First Edition. Lengthily INSCRIBED and dated 1949 by co-author Gene Fowler on the front endpaper, with brief, additional annotations in holograph ink and pencil to the title page and page nine. A penetrating, satirical take on the film industry, illustrated throughout with black-and-white photographs. Gene Fowler was an… Read more
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cover of The Hollywood Reporter (Vol. CCLXI, No. 6, March 31, 1980)

The Hollywood Reporter (Vol. CCLXI, No. 6, March 31, 1980)

by Tichi Wilkerson Miles (publisher, editor-in-chief)

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Published
1962
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Los Angeles: The Hollywood Reporter, 1962. Vintage The Hollywood Reporter entertainment trade magazine from March 31, 1980, Vol. CCLXI, NO. 6. 8.75 x 11.75 inches. side stapled, 10 pages. Near Fine.
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The Misfits: Story of a Shoot (First UK Edition, signed by Inge Morath and Arthur Miller)

by Arthur Miller (subject, interviewee); Serge Toubiana (essay); Inge Morath, Bruce Davidson, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Eve Arnold, Ernst Haas, Dennis Stock, Cornell Capa (photographers)

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Published
2000
ISBN
9780714839363
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$250.00

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London: Phaidon, 2000. First UK Edition, preceding all others. SIGNED by Arthur Miller and Inge Morath on the title page. The story of the making of John Huston's 1961 classic "The Misfits," documented extensively throughout production by photographers Dennis Stock, Inge Morath, Ernst Erwitt, Bruce Davidson, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Cornell Capa, and Eve Arnold, under the auspices of… Read more
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cover of John Frankenheimer: A Conversation with Charles Champlin (First Edition, inscribed by John Frankenheimer)

John Frankenheimer: A Conversation with Charles Champlin (First Edition, inscribed by John Frankenheimer)

by John Frankenheimer and Charles Champlin

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Published
1995
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First Edition
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$65.00

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Burbank, CA: Riverwood Press, 1995. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED on the half-title page by John Frankenheimer: "For Samantha- / with thanks / John Frankenheimer." Fine and unread in wrappers.
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cover of Everybody Wins (Signed First Edition)

Everybody Wins (Signed First Edition)

by Arthur Miller

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Published
1990
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First Edition
ISBN
9780802132000
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$150.00

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New York: Grove Weidenfeld, 1990. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by Arthur Miller on the title page. A screenplay based on Miller's 1984 play "Some Kind of Love Story," in turn loosely inspired by a real murder case in the 1970s in Canaan, Connecticut. About Fine in wrappers.
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cover of Robin des Bois: Légende Anglaise du Moyen Age (First Edition)

Robin des Bois: Légende Anglaise du Moyen Age (First Edition)

by Henriette-Anne Régnier

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Published
1939
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First Edition
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$45.00

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Paris: Librairie Delagrave, 1939. First Edition. First Edition. The story of Robin Hood, illustrated throughout with 77 black-and-white photographs from the 1938 film directed by Michael Curtiz and William Keighley, starring Errol Flynn. Text in French. Very Good plus, with no dust jacket, with faint foxing overall and loose hinges.
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cover of Screen Memories (First Edition)

Screen Memories (First Edition)

by [Kenneth Anger, William Kentridge, Harmony Korine, John Waters, et al) Eriko Osaka, Yuka Kotakemori (editors); Takayo Lida (text)

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Published
2002
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First Edition
ISBN
9784943825555
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$75.00

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Ibaraki: Contemporary Art Center, 2002. First Edition. First Edition. Published in conjunction with an exhibition at the Contemporary Art Gallery, Art Tower Mito from April 13 through June 9, 2002. Text in Japanese and English. Fine and unread in card wrappers with a Fine dust jacket.
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cover of Caid Film-Bilder: Album 1 (Original German cigarette card album, circa 1933)

Caid Film-Bilder: Album 1 (Original German cigarette card album, circa 1933)

by [Cigarette cards] [Trading Cards] [Celebrities]

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Published
1933
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N.p.: N.p., 1933. Vintage cigarette card album, featuring approximately 360 trading cards of contemporary film stars of the 1930s. Text and titles in German. The actors featured in the album include Maurice Chevalier, Greta Garbo, Marlene Dietrich, Conrad Veidt, Willi Forst, and many others. Very Good plus, with no dust jacket as issued. Contemporary gift… Read more
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cover of Stars and Films of 1938 (First Edition)

Stars and Films of 1938 (First Edition)

by Stephen Watts (editor)

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Published
1938
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First Edition
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$50.00

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N.p.: Daily Express, 1938. First Edition. First Edition. A compendium of photographs from a number of contemporary films and portrait photographs of leading actors of the day, as well as interviews with directors, including George Cukor, and cinematographer Harry Stradling. Very Good plus, with no dust jacket as issued, with lightly rubbed boards and faint offsetting on… Read more
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cover of Das Schweigen [The Silence]: Atlas Filmheft double issue 32, for the 1963 film (First Edition)

Das Schweigen [The Silence]: Atlas Filmheft double issue 32, for the 1963 film (First Edition)

by Ingmar Bergman (director, screenwriter); Ingrid Thulin, Gunnel Lindblom (starring)

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Published
1964
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First Edition
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$85.00

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Duisburg, Germany: Atlas Filmverleih, 1964. First Edition. First Edition of Atlas Filmheft double issue booklet number 32 on the 1963 film, text in German. Featuring 18 essays, an Ingmar Bergman filmography, and illustrated with black and white film still photographs throughout. The third entry in Ingmar Bergman's trilogy of faith and redemption, preceded by "Through A Glass Darkly"… Read more
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cover of Behind the Motion-Picture Screen (First Edition, inscribed to sportscaster J. Andrew White)

Behind the Motion-Picture Screen (First Edition, inscribed to sportscaster J. Andrew White)

by Austin C. Lescarboura

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Published
1919
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First Edition
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$450.00

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New York: Scientific American Publishing Co, 1919. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author in the year of publication on the front endpaper: "To my good friend - / J. Andrew White / with my sincerest compliments / A.C. Lescarboura / Sept. 16, 1919." White was the founder and editor of "Wireless Age" magazine, gaining fame… Read more
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cover of Val Lewton: The Reality of Terror (First Edition, hardcover)

Val Lewton: The Reality of Terror (First Edition, hardcover)

by [Val Lewton] Joel E. Siegel

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Published
1973
ISBN
9780670742318
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$95.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1973. First American Edition, hardcover issue. Numeric notation on the front endpaper, else Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket. One of the most difficult titles in the Cinema One series (this being No. 22). The definitive review of producer Val Lewton's legendary films (which included I Walked with a Zombie and Cat People,… Read more
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cover of Cinema 44: Cinquante Ans de Cinema (First Edition)

Cinema 44: Cinquante Ans de Cinema (First Edition)

by [Comite d'Organisation de l'Industrie Cinematographique] Marcel Pagnol (preface)

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Published
1944
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First Edition
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$850.00

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Paris: Oeuvres Sociales du Cinema, 1944. First Edition. First Edition. Deluxe brochure published in commemoration of the fourth year of the Comite d'Organisation de l'Industrie Cinematographique (COIC: Committee for the Organization of the Cinema Industry), an organization created by the Nazis during the first month of French occupation. The brochure contains a preface by director Marcel Pagnol,… Read more
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cover of John Waters (First Edition)

John Waters (First Edition)

by [John Waters] Vito Zagario

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Published
2005
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First Edition
ISBN
9788880333265
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$75.00

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Milan: Editrice Il Castoro, 2005. First Edition. First Edition. Il castoro cinema #218. Photo-illustrated throughout. Text in Italian. Near Fine in wrappers, with a slight bump to the crown.
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cover of Great Acting (First Edition, inscribed by Laurence Olivier and Ralph Richardson)

Great Acting (First Edition, inscribed by Laurence Olivier and Ralph Richardson)

by Laurence Olivier, Sybil Thorndike, Ralph Richardson, Peggy Ashcroft, Michael Redgrave, Edith Evans, John Gielgud, Noel Coward (contributors); Hal Burton (editor)

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Published
1967
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First Edition
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$850.00

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London: BBC Books, 1967. First Edition. First Edition. Association copy, warmly INSCRIBED to noted production manager John Palmer on the front endpaper by contributors Ralph Richardson and Laurence Olivier. With a brief manuscript note from Palmer to Olivier laid in, requesting Olivier's autograph, and with a newspaper clipping regarding Richardson attached with a paper clip to page 72. … Read more
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cover of The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film (First Edition)

The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film (First Edition)

by Alan Goble (editor)

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Published
1999
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First Edition
ISBN
9783598114922
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$125.00

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New Providence, NJ: Bowker-Saur, 1999. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good with no dust jacket as issued, ex-library with attendant flaws.
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