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The Movie Book
     

The Movie Book

by Editors of Phaidon Press, Manuel Alvarado (Other)
 

Day-Lewis and De Niro. Gere and Gibson. Herzog and Heston. Welch and Welles. The Movie Book is the Hollywood blockbuster of books. It is an attractively designed A-Z guide to 500 iconic individuals from around the world who have made a landmark contribution to the medium of film. The volume spans the entire film industry and all genres of cinema, including actors,

Overview

Day-Lewis and De Niro. Gere and Gibson. Herzog and Heston. Welch and Welles. The Movie Book is the Hollywood blockbuster of books. It is an attractively designed A-Z guide to 500 iconic individuals from around the world who have made a landmark contribution to the medium of film. The volume spans the entire film industry and all genres of cinema, including actors, directors, cinematographers, costume designers, special-effects wizards, major movie moguls, and pioneers of the silent screen. Packed with absorbing details and rich with history, each entry is evocatively illustrated with a film still, photograph or cinematic sequence and is accompanied by an authoritative text revealing the significance of each name plus essential biographical information. This book also includes a comprehensive cross-referencing system and glossary, and exclusive to the mini edition is a supplementary index of film titles, actors, actresses and directors. Sure to be a coffee table smash hit!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780714838472
Publisher:
Phaidon Press
Publication date:
10/12/1999
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
10.25(w) x 11.75(h) x 2.00(d)
Age Range:
13 - 18 Years

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