The Big Goodbye: Chinatown and the Last Years of Hollywood

The Big Goodbye: Chinatown and the Last Years of HollywoodFrom the New York Times bestselling author of Fifth Avenue, Five A.M and Fosse comes the revelatory account of the making of a modern American masterpiece Chinatown is the Holy Grail of 1970s cinema Its twist ending is the most notorious in American film and its closing line of dialogue the most

Inside Out

Inside OutFamed American actress Demi Moore at last tells her own story in a surprisingly intimate and emotionally charged memoir For decades, Demi Moore has been synonymous with celebrity From iconic film roles to high profile relationships, Moore has never been far from the spotlightor the headlines Even

Apropos of Nothing

Apropos of NothingThe long awaited, enormously entertaining memoir by one of the great artists of our time In this candid and often hilarious memoir, the celebrated director, comedian, writer, and actor offers a comprehensive, personal look at his tumultuous life Beginning with his Brooklyn childhood and his

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 When Carrie Fisher discovered the journals she kept

The Big Goodbye: Chinatown and the Last Years of Hollywood

The Big Goodbye: Chinatown and the Last Years of HollywoodFrom the New York Times bestselling author of Fifth Avenue, Five A.M and Fosse comes the revelatory account of the making of a modern American masterpiece Chinatown is the Holy Grail of 1970s cinema Its twist ending is the most notorious in American film and its closing line of dialogue the most

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 In 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

The Actor's Life: A Survival Guide

The Actor's Life: A Survival GuideJenna Fischers 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 didnt know a single person in the entertainment industry She was

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 Movies And Other Things is a book about, quite frankly,

The Queens of Animation

The Queens of AnimationIn this history, the author highlights Disney s largely forgotten female writers and animators Animation aficionados may know of the studio s largely female staffed Ink and Paint department, but the contributions discussed here embraced many other areas Grace Huntington was the second woman ever

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

I Like to Watch: Arguing My Way Through the TV RevolutionFrom The New Yorkers fiercely original, Pulitzer Prizewinning culture critic, a provocative collection of new and previously published essays arguing that we are what we watch From her creation of the first Approval Matrix in New York magazine in 2004 to her Pulitzer Prizewinning columns for The