The Princess Diarist

The Princess DiaristThe last book from beloved Hollywood icon Carrie Fisher, The Princess Diarist is an intimate, hilarious, and revealing recollection of what happened behind the scenes on one of the most famous film sets of all time, the first Star Wars movie n nWhen Carrie Fisher discovered the journals she kept dur

Apropos of Nothing

Apropos of NothingThe Long Awaited, Enormously Entertaining Memoir by One of the Great Artists of Our Time Now a New York Times, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, and Publisher s Weekly Bestseller In this candid and often hilarious memoir, the celebrated director, comedian, writer, and actor offers a comprehensive, pe

Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years

Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood YearsNEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER n nIn this follow up to her critically acclaimed memoir, Home, Julie Andrews shares reflections on her astonishing career, including such classics as Mary Poppins, The Sound of Music, and Victor Victoria n In Home, the number one New York Times international bestseller, Jul

Ayoade on Top

Ayoade on TopAt last, the definitive book about perhaps the best cabin crew dramedy ever filmed View From the Top starring Gwyneth Paltrow n nIn Ayoade on Top, Richard Ayoade, perhaps one of the most insubstantial people of our age, takes us on a journey from Peckham to Paris by way of Nevada and other places

I Am Not Your Negro

I Am Not Your NegroTo compose his stunning documentary film I Am Not Your Negro, acclaimed filmmaker Raoul Peck mined James Baldwin s published and unpublished oeuvre, selecting passages from his books, essays, letters, notes, and interviews that are every bit as incisive and pertinent now as they have ever been Weav

I'm Your Huckleberry: A Memoir

I'm Your Huckleberry: A MemoirInstant New York Times Bestseller Legendary actor Val Kilmer shares the stories behind his most beloved roles, reminisces about his star studded career and love life, and reveals the truth behind his recent health struggles in a remarkably candid autobiography.Val Kilmer has played many iconic role

The Actor's Life: A Survival Guide

The Actor's Life: A Survival GuideJenna Fischer s Hollywood journey began at the age of 22 when she moved to Los Angeles from her hometown of St Louis With a theater degree in hand, she was certain everything would fall easily into place Never mind that she didn t know a single person in the entertainment industry She was determ


AntkindThe bold and boundlessly original debut novel from the Oscar winning screenwriter of Being John Malkovich, Adaptation, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, and Synecdoche, New York n nB Rosenberger Rosenberg, neurotic and underappreciated film critic failed academic, film maker, paramour, shoe sa

I Am C-3PO: The Inside Story

I Am C-3PO: The Inside StoryGloriously witty, keen and spirited J.J Abrams, Director of Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker n n The odds of me ever writing a book were approximately Oh, never mind My golden companion worries about such things I don t I have indeed now written a book telling my story, in my voice, not hi


RobinFrom New York Times culture reporter Dave Itzkoff, the definitive biography of Robin Williams a compelling portrait of one of America s most beloved and misunderstood entertainers n nFrom his rapid fire stand up comedy riffs to his breakout role in Mork Mindy and his Academy Award winning perform

I Like to Watch: Arguing My Way Through the TV Revolution

I Like to Watch: Arguing My Way Through the TV RevolutionFrom 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 n nFrom her creation of the first Approval Matrix in New York magazine in 2004 to her Pulitzer Prize winning columns for

Movies (And Other Things)

Movies (And Other Things)Shea Serrano is back, and his new book, Movies And Other Things , combines the fury of a John Wick shootout, the sly brilliance of Regina George holding court at a cafeteria table, and the sheer power of a Denzel monologue, all into one n nMovies And Other Things is a book about, quite frankly, mo


HitchcockAny book length interview with Alfred Hitchcock is valuable, but considering that this volume s interlocutor is Fran ois Truffaut, the conversation is remarkable indeed Here is a rare opportunity to eavesdrop on two cinematic masters from very different backgrounds as they cover each of Hitch s fil

Making Movies

Making MoviesFrom one of America s most acclaimed directors comes a book that is both a professional memoir and a definitive guide to the art, craft, and business of the motion picture Drawing on 40 years of experience on movies ranging from Long Day s Journey Into Night to The Verdict, Lumet explains the pains

In the Blink of an Eye

In the Blink of an EyeIn the Blink of an Eye is celebrated film editor Walter Murch s vivid, multifaceted, thought provoking essay on film editing Starting with what might be the most basic editing question Why do cuts work Murch treats the reader to a wonderful ride through the aesthetics and practical concerns of

Easy Riders, Raging Bulls

Easy Riders, Raging BullsThis down and dirty romp through Hollywood in the 1970s introduces the young filmmakers Coppola, Scorsese, Lucas, Spielberg, Altman, and Beatty and recreates an era that transformed American culture forever.

Sculpting in Time

Sculpting in TimeAn alternate cover edition can be found here n nAndrey Tarkovsky, the genius of modern Russian cinema hailed by Ingmar Bergman as the most important director of our time died an exile in Paris in December 1986 In Sculpting in Time, he has left his artistic testament, a remarkable revelation of b