Movie by movie, this stunning monograph provides the definitive celebration of one of cinema’s most enduring talents. Abrams. Martin scorsese: a retrospective is the definitive illustrated biography of one of cinema’s most enduring talents. From scorsese’s debut feature to the wolf of Wall Street, this new critical monograph charts the director’s glittering 50-year career at the helm of filmmaking.
Tarantino: A RetrospectiveInsight Editions #ad - 1 and Vol. The script for his first movie took him four years to complete: My Best Friend’s Birthday, a seventy-minute film in which he both acted and directed. When it debuted, he was immediately hailed as one of the most exciting new directors in the industry. His oeuvre includes the cult classic Pulp Fiction, bloody revenge saga Kill Bill Vol.
They’ve also won him a host of awards—including Oscars, Golden Globes, and BAFTA awards—usually for his original screenplays. 2, and historical epics Inglorious Basterds, Django Unchained, and The Hateful Eight . The book is a tribute to a unique directing and writing talent, celebrating an uncompromising, passionate director’s enthralling career at the heart of cult filmmaking.
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Born in knoxville, quentin tarantino spent many saturday evenings during his childhood accompanying his mother to the movies, over the course of his life, in 1963, nourishing a love of film that was, Tennessee, to become all-consuming. This stunning retrospective catalogs each of Quentin Tarantino’s movies in detail, from My Best Friend’s Birthday to The Hateful Eight.
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The Coen Brothers: This Book Really Ties the Films TogetherHarry N. Abrams #ad - Featuring film stills, punchy infographics, and hard insight, beautiful and evocative illustrations, this book will be the definitive exploration of the Coen brothers’ oeuvre. From such cult hits as raising arizona 1987 and the big lebowski 1998 to major critical darlings Fargo 1996, Ethan and Joel Coen have cultivated a bleakly comical, No Country for Old Men 2007, and Inside Llewyn Davis 2013, instantly recognizable voice in modern American cinema.
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The stanley Kubrick Archives. In 1968, when stanley kubrick was asked to comment on the metaphysical significance of 2001: A Space Odyssey, he replied: “It’s not a message I ever intended to convey in words. 2001 is a nonverbal experience… I tried to create a visual experience, one that directly penetrates the subconscious with an emotional and philosophic content.
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The Wes Anderson CollectionAbrams Books #ad - Abrams Books. The result is a meticulously designed book that captures and reflects the spirit of Wes Anderson's movies: melancholy, wise, playful, and wonderfully unique. Fox, and Moonrise Kingdom. Also available from matt zoller seitz: the oliver stone experience, The Wes Anderson Collection: Bad Dads, The Wes Anderson Collection: The Grand Budapest Hotel, and Mad Men Carousel.
Writer/director wes anderson guides movie/television critic matt zoller seitz through anderson's life and career in a hardcover book-length conversation, Rushmore, The Darjeeling Limited, The Royal Tenenbaums, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, woven together with original illustrations and production images from Bottle Rocket, Fantastic Mr.
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Steven Spielberg: A RetrospectiveSterling #ad - Abrams Books. Renowned critic richard schickel now gives us the definitive illustrated monograph on this Oscar-winning Hollywood icon, whose long and glittering career few directors have equaled. Spielberg is one of the most influential and inspirational minds in cinema, and schickel provides perceptive analysis of nearly 40 years' worth of work, with illuminating film-by-film commentary on such masterpieces as the underwater thriller, Jaws; the high-speed adventures of Indiana Jones; the harrowing Schindler's List; sci-fi classic Close Encounters of the Third Kind; and the recent releases Tintin and War Horse.
With a foreword by Spielberg himself! From the irresistible fantasy of E. T. The book culminates with the long-awaited Lincoln and features over 250 dyna The stanley Kubrick Archives. Used book in Good Condition. To the gritty realism of saving Private Ryan, the films of Steven Spielberg have captured the imagination of the world.
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Woody Allen: A RetrospectiveHarry N. Abrams #ad - From slapstick films to romantic comedies to introspective character studies and crime thrillers, Allen’s output has always been prodigious; with nearly 50 movies to his credit, he’s made more or less a film a year since the early 1970s. In this illustrated biography, renowned movie critic tom Shone traces Allen’s entire professional life as an entertainer and director, weaving in archival and original interviews, as well as more than 250 curated photographs, movie stills, and posters.
Used book in Good Condition. Woody allen: a retrospective is the first complete, film-by-film overview of Woody Allen's entire career, up to and including the 2015 release of Irrational Man. With the help of comments contributed by Allen himself, Shone’s well-informed commentary makes this book an essential read for Woody Allen fans and film aficionados.
Woody Allen: A Retrospective #ad - I don't want to acheive immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not dying. Woody allen The stanley Kubrick Archives. This fitting tribute to one of the masters of modern cinema covers all of those films, including contemporary classics such as Annie Hall, Manhattan, Hannah and Her Sisters, and Midnight in Paris, with wit and insight.
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