Look Alive: Behind the Scenes of an Animated Film

Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (15) from $1.99   
  • New (1) from $0.00   
  • Used (14) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 2
Showing 1 – 10 of 14 (2 pages)
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$1.99
Seller since 2006

Feedback rating:

(61323)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Good
Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase ... benefits world literacy! Read more Show Less

Ships from: Mishawaka, IN

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$1.99
Seller since 2015

Feedback rating:

(2851)

Condition: Acceptable
Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Biggest little used bookstore in the world.

Ships from: Reno, NV

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$1.99
Seller since 2009

Feedback rating:

(7816)

Condition: Very Good
Appearance of only slight previous use. Cover and binding show a little wear. All pages are undamaged with potentially only a few, small markings. Help save a tree. Buy all your ... used books from Green Earth Books. Read. Recycle and Reuse. Read more Show Less

Ships from: Portland, OR

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$2.72
Seller since 2007

Feedback rating:

(26)

Condition: Good
New York 1992 Hard Cover First Edition Good in Good jacket 8vo-over 7?"-9?" tall. First Printing. Gold cloth spine with silver print. Black boards. Light musty smell otherwise ... in very good condition. The dust jacket has several small edge tears. Read more Show Less

Ships from: Osseo, WI

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$3.50
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(2)

Condition: Good
1992 Hardback Good in Good dust jacket 068809936x. Ex-Library; 0.39 x 10.94 x 8.11 Inches; 68 pages.

Ships from: Hobe Sound, FL

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$4.00
Seller since 2005

Feedback rating:

(158)

Condition: Very Good
Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 1992 Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good jacket 4to-over 9?"-12" tall. Jacket and boards have only slight wear. Pages are clean, text has no ... markings, binding is sound. Read more Show Less

Ships from: Tolar, TX

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$7.22
Seller since 2009

Feedback rating:

(109)

Condition: Very Good
1992-04 Hardcover First Edition Very Good First edition with full number line. Hardback with dust jacket in good condition!

Ships from: Vinemont, AL

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$10.00
Seller since 2005

Feedback rating:

(57)

Condition: Good
N.y. 1992 First Edition Good. No Jacket A very good copy, no dust jacket.

Ships from: Rogers, AR

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$10.00
Seller since 2005

Feedback rating:

(151)

Condition: Like New
New York 1992 Hard Cover First Edition Fine. Very Good Dust Jacket Oblong Large 4to. (10)68pp. Indexed. Photos by Richard Hewett. Other illustrations.

Ships from: Calumet, MI

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$29.51
Seller since 2015

Feedback rating:

(336)

Condition: Good
Possible retired library copy, some have markings or writing. May or may not include accessories such as CD or access codes.

Ships from: Chatham, NJ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 2
Showing 1 – 10 of 14 (2 pages)
Close
Sort by
Note: Kids' Club Eligible. See More Details.
Sending request ...

Editorial Reviews

School Library Journal
Gr 3-9-- A rich blend of facts about print and film makes this behind-the-scenes book a unique contribution in its field. A brief description of Beverly Cleary's writing introduces the step-by-step narrative of the development of her character, Ralph S. Mouse , into an award-winning children's video. An insightful text, peppered with large black-and-white photographs, explains the evolution of animation into a high-tech business. The preproduction process, development of the clay figures, and the interaction of live action and animation make this a thorough documentation of a single video production that outshines such mediocre works as Dowd's That's a Wrap (S. & S., 1991). The reading level may be above Cleary's fans, but the book's structure and index make it accessible to a wide range of interests. --Judie Porter, Media Services Center, Portsmouth School Department, RI
Ellen Mandel
Harrison Ford and Tom Cruise may be better known, but Ralph S. Mouse is loved by the viewers of the 1991 Andrew Carnegie Medal-winning video that bears his name and by readers of "Runaway Ralph" and "The Mouse and the Motorcycle". When Ralph went from literary hero to video star, he became a creation of animator John Matthews and his team. Through descriptive text and abundant black-and-white photos, "Look Alive" documents the evolution of the animated Ralph from the development of his multijointed brass armature to the gluing on of his fur and whiskers. Readers also learn how various types of Ralph puppets were manipulated to create desired cinematic effects. In addition, the book looks at motion picture history, explains industry terminology, and compares types of film animation. A bonus feature is the example of stop-motion animation: the drawings in the lower right corner of each right-hand page, when flipped in rapid succession, display a juggling Ralph. Readers will be fascinated by this excellent account of the hard work behind the animation of a film star.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780688099367
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 5/1/1992
  • Pages: 80
  • Age range: 8 years

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)