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10 Bad Dates with De Niro: A Book of Alternate Movie Lists

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100 Animated Feature Films

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100 Cult Films

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100 Silent Films

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100 Things Star Wars Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die

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100 Things The Simpsons Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die

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1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

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This brand-new edition of 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die covers more than a century of movie history. Every film profile is packed with details including the director and cast, a plot summary and production notes, and little-known facts relating to the film's history. Is it any wonder this intensely readable book has sold more than 1.5 million copies world wide?

Chronicling the complete history of filmmaking, this important survey dates back to silent-era sensations such as D. W. Griffith's controversial The Birth of a Nation and the immortal Little Tramp movies of Charlie Chaplin. It then covers blockbusters of the more recent past like Gone with the Wind, A Clockwork Orange, Avatar, and The Black Swan. Also described are Hollywood's most memorable musicals, great dramas, screwball comedies, experimental "New Wave" films from 1950s and '60s Europe, major films noir, classic westerns, action and adventure films, and outstanding documentaries.

This all-new edition has been updated with:

  • 50 new films
  • 200 new images
  • Key quotations from the movies
  • More movie posters than ever
  • New interesting facts and movie trivia

    For students of cinema, discerning film buffs, DVD collectors, and readers who simply enjoy reminiscing over cherished screen moments, the 5th edition of 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die is a must-have compilation of film knowledge.

  • 101 Movies to Watch Before You Die

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    101 Things I Learned in Film School

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    How to set a scene? What's the best camera angle? How does the new technology interact with scenes? And how does one even get the financing to make a movie?

    These basic questions and much more are all covered in this exquisite packaged book on the film industry and making movies as a profession. Written by Neil Landau, an experienced screenwriter and script consultant to the major movie studios, this is the perfect book for anyone who wants to know about the inner-workings of this industry. Whether it's someone who wants to make movies as a full-timecareer, or just someone who is interested in film, this book covers it all.

    24: The Official CTU Operations Manual

    24: The Official CTU Operations Manual

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    Welcome to the Counter Terrorist Unit.
    As a new agent with the U.S. government's elite Counter Terrorist Unit, you are expected to carefully review the contents of this handbook. Many of the situations you are likely to encounter--from assassination attempts to bioweapon attacks--are detailed within these pages. We have divided the agency's manual into seven sections for quick reference and ease of use:
    - Working at CTU: An overview of the office, its policies, and its facilities
    - Gear: Essential supplies, firearms, and other tools of the trade
    - Surveillance: A primer on tracking suspects and their vehicles
    - Undercover Ops: Establishing cover and "going dark"
    - Combat: From securing the perimeter to securing hostiles
    - Interrogation: Getting the information you need when the clock is ticking
    - Disaster Management: Live bombs, chemical attacks, and beyond
    Complete with archival photographs, weaponry schematics, step-by-step instructions, and a foreword by Federal Special Agent Jack Bauer, this manual is a reference that no CTU agent can do without.

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    My Kind of Sound
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    MWF Seeking BFF
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    1001 Days in the Bleachers : Quarter Century of Chicago Sports
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    Sin in the Second City
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    Hardcover Non-Fiction

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    Confessions of a Transylvanian: A Story of Sex, Drugs and Rocky Horror
    By: Fox, Ron
    MWF Seeking BFF
    By: Bertsche, Rachel
    1001 Days in the Bleachers : Quarter Century of Chicago Sports
    By: Cox, Ted
    Sin in the Second City
    By: Abbott, Karen
    Larry Loves Chicago
    By: Skewes, John

    Hardcover Fiction

    Book of Ralph
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    My Humor's Working ( Even if I'm Not)
    Author: Natale, Noreen
    1001 Days in the Bleachers : Quarter Century of Chicago Sports
    Author: Cox, Ted
    Sin in the Second City
    Author: Abbott, Karen
    Devil In The White City
    Author: Larson, Erik