Film guides & reviews

    Film Review: 2014 - 2015

    By Mansel Stimpson

    Hardback £14.45

    The final volume of Film Review, the longest-established movie guide in the world.

    Alien Next Door: In Space, No One Can Hear You Clean

    By Joey Spiotto

    Hardback £8.45

    See a new, caring side to the legendary science fiction monster as he tends to Jonesy the cat, endeavours to keep his house cleaner than the Nostromo, and searches for his place on a cold, new, alien world: Earth. From facehuggers to feather dusters, discover how the perfect killing machine...

    Movie Book

    By DK

    Hardback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    Chronicling more than 100 of the best movies ever made and bringing cinema to life, this title covers early visionaries of the 1900's and the golden age of black and white films, to international art-house and 21st-century sci-fi.

    Star Wars - The Imperial Handbook - A Commander's Guide

    By Daniel Wallace

    Hardback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Special Effects

    Paperback Save £4.04 = £21.95

    As blockbusters employ ever greater numbers of dazzling visual effects and digital illusions, this book explores the material roots and stylistic practices of special effects and their makers.

    Robocop

    By Calum Waddell

    Hardback Save £7.52 = £17.43

    RoboCop is one of the most iconic characters and movie franchises in cinema. A pop culture icon, with three movies, TV spin-offs, and a blockbuster re-envisioning. This book on the sci-fi classic includes stills and behind the scenes images, artwork and designs, as well as script extracts and interviews.

    Studying the British Crime Film

    By Paul Elliott

    Paperback £16.70

    The Complete Gone With the Wind Trivia Book: The Movie and More

    Paperback Save £1.92 = £9.03

    This book is a collection of everything fans would want to know about a true movie classic. Readers will learn what brand of typewriter Margaret Mitchell used to type the original book, the parallels between Scarlett's life and the author's, and the ins and outs of casting the movie. Trivia...

    Star Wars Storyboards: The Original Trilogy: The Original Trilogy

    By Lucasfilm Ltd

    Hardback Save £9.54 = £20.46

    Star Wars Storyboards: The Original Trilogy offers a rare glimpse into the Lucasfilm archives and showcases the most iconic storyboard artwork from the first three Star Wars films.

    Slow Movies

    By Ira Jaffe

    Paperback Save £6.74 = £16.26

    "Slow Movies investigates movies by acclaimed directors who over the past three decades have challenged mainstream cinema's reliance on motion and action"--Page 4 of cover.

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