Category: Film History


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The Great Movies

By: Bayer, William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Ridge Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13390

ISBN: 0448221764

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

252 pages; Near Fine/No Jacket. Large (9 x 11) book. Completely illustrated throughout. Bright red cloth boards with bright gilt lettering. Tiny bit of shelf rub on gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. An excellent gift! All the greatest movie productions with pictures of the stars and cast, awards, writers etc. This book is in categories of: Western, Intrigue and Suspense, Comedies, Musicals, War, Adventure, Manners, Morals & Society; Films about Films, Period Films and so much more. An excellent gift! Media mail Only. View more info

The Films Of Spencer Tracy

By: Deschner, Donald; Douglas, William O. (Intro)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Citadel Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13345

ISBN: 080650272X

Condition: Very Good+

255 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Light front hinge creases. No spine creases. Soft bump to back top corner. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. A small green spray on first blank page. Solid, otherwise clean. Several articles by people who worked with Spencer Tracy, like Stanley Kramer, director; Dory Schary; Tracy on Acting; A Tracy Interview; Biography of Tracy; A Captain Courageous by Bosley Crowther; Nominations and Awards from the Motion Picture Academy of Arts and Sciences; An Actor's Actor by Ed Sullivan and then more about approximately 74 films that Spencer Tracy made. A great souve... View more info

The Sound Of Music - A 20th Century Fox Musical Based On Rogers & Hammerstein Stage Hit - A Robert Wise Production

By: Lehman, Ernest

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, National Screen: 1966

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13356

Condition: Near Fine

Unpaginated pages; Near Fine condition. Soft bump to at corner tips. Two closed tears to back cover. Solid, clean. This is a 20th-Century-Fox Pressbook. Looks like a prototype original. Publicity and Advertisements, Posters & Accessories. One of the most beloved stage musicals of the last decade, based on the true story of the Von Trapp family singers made into this film starring Julie Andrews as Maria and Christopher Plummer as Captain Von Trapp. Approximately 20 pages View more info

The Films Of Ingrid Bergman

By: Quirk, Lawrence J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NJ, Citadel Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13346

ISBN: 0806504803

Condition: Very Good+

224 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Very light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! This book starts with Ingrid Bergman: Her Life and Career, and then goes into The Swedish Period when she made eleven films (1934-1940) ; then the International Fame, 10 years filming in America; The Rossellini Period - Italian films (1950-1955) ; Her come Back in 1956 with Anastasia and many other great films through 1970; Onto Stage Periods and Television; Great photos throughout (1934-1970) Trade Paperback. View more info

All Talking! All Singing! All Dancing! A Pictorial History Of The Movie Musical

By: Springer, John; Kelly, Gene (Intro)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Cadillac: 1973

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 7986

ISBN: 0806502029

Condition: Very Good

256 pages; Very Good condition. Beautifully illustrated! Reading creases. Just a bit of shelf rub to cover. Solid, clean. If there has been a publication that has given more than a passing nod to the world of musical movies, it has escaped me. That's why it is a special joy to find such a comprehensive and entertaining treatment here. Historically, this book puts things in their proper perspective, and the author understands the implications and growth of the musical cinema with attention to the effects and interplay that some innovations have on those which were to follow... Trade Paperback... View more info