And there are some glaring omissions here (Where is Stan Winston?) CAD$49.95, Roman PolanskiPaperback | English Phaidon works with the world’s most influential artists, designers, chefs, architects, and photographers to publish important books that represent the very best in design, quality, and taste. We work with the world's most influential artists, chefs, writers and thinkers to produce innovative books on art, photography, design, architecture, fashion, food and travel, and illustrated books … Originally focusing on the visual arts, Phaidon has expanded its reach to include volumes covering a wide range of disciplines, from film and architecture to … CAD$27.95, Eastwood on EastwoodHardback | English CAD$45.00, Meryl Streep: Anatomy of an ActorHardback | English To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Buy film books online from the Phaidon Store. CAD$59.95, Jack Nicholson: Anatomy of an ActorHardback | English ... Phaidon Press. CAD$59.95, Tom Cruise: Anatomy of an ActorHardback | English An illustration of a 3.5" floppy disk. The Photography Book by Editors of Phaidon Press (1997-02-10) by Editors of Phaidon Press | 1 Jan 1771. Phaidon is an ancient Greek name that may refer to: . Phaidon has launched a new book looking at innovative and forward-thinking architecture from around the world. I throw an Academy Award party every year and each year I try to become inventive on the Grand Prize gift basket. Spirited: Cocktails from Around the World (610 Recipes, 6 Continents, 60 Countries, 500 Years) A note to prospective buyers: THE MOVIE BOOK will give you a hernia if you're not careful. A must for anyone who is studying fashion design and make-up. Each each entry in this book consists of a half page photo of the subject or, in the case of behind the camera personnel, their signature movie and a very brief bio that doesn't really shed any light on the subject. 1923) is the premier global publisher of the creative arts. I actually like the why this book was set up;alphabetically listing 500 names from cinema history,and providing short and pithy biographies and nice photos for each person.But there are a few problems.One egregious one is that the picture of Gong Li,actaully isn`t Gong Li(It is a picture of Gong Li`s servant girl in the movie Raise the Red Lantern.Also are are some names that should have been in here,and some that probably shouldn`t be in here.Three "major" names that were ommitted from this book were "Fredrich March"( two time Academy award winner for best actor ),"William Holden "(star of Sunset Boulevard,The Bridge on the River Kwi,the Wild Bunch,Network,Stalag 17,and many others.Also I believe he is the only actor to win an acedemy award and an emmy.And lastly "John Barrymore",who started of an a great stage actor and became,as any good movie historian will tell you,one of the greats of early cinema. books). After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Please try again. Reviewed in the United States on September 24, 2014. Books. This highly illustrated coffee-table book celebrates 20th-century fashion in style. The only problem with this book is that several of the bios are out of date. Dieter Rams Complete Works book by Phaidon But this is the first time a ‘catalogue raisonné’ of every product he has been behind has been compiled and made available. Reviewed in the United States on March 11, 2015. Looking for books by Phaidon Press? CAD$65.00, Manga ImpactPaperback | English Was in unopened excellent condition. While this would make an excellent book for a beginning film buff, or even a nice conversation starter among a group of movie fans, this book offers nothing of substance for veteran movie buffs. These books are just a wonderful collection from widely different sources and the books themselves are laid out beautifully. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Hardcover Paperback El Abc Del Arte (Spanish Edition) by Editors of Phaidon Press (2004-09-22) by Editors of Phaidon Press | 1 Jan 1795. Unable to add item to List. A gorgeous monster of a coffee table book! Titled Radical Architecture of the Future, the hardback book … ABOUT PHAIDON Phaidon is the premier global publisher of the creative arts with over 1,500 titles in print. A feature exclusive to the mini version is a supplementary index of film titles, actors, actresses and directors, enabling the user to track down all the additional references to and illustrations of their favourite films and personalities. CAD$45.00, Federico FelliniPaperback | English There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. CAD$49.95, Marlon Brando: Anatomy of an ActorHardback | English Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Now if that's not range, I don't know what is. Phaidon.com. Phaidon is the premier global publisher of the creative arts with over 1,500 titles in print. This book did not disappoint! CAD$11.95, Truffaut At WorkHardback | English Phaidon works with the world’s most influential artists, designers, chefs, architects, and photographers to publish important books that represent the very best in design, quality, and taste. Short review: I love all of the Phaidon Art books (and music, photography, etc. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. CAD$49.95, Leonardo DiCaprio: Anatomy of an ActorHardback | English Founded in 1923, British-American publishing house Phaidon has been delighting readers with innovative lifestyle books for generations. Reviewed in the United States on April 22, 2007. CAD$89.95, Jonathan Torgovnik: Bollywood DreamsPaperback | English Phaidon. Phaidon is an international publisher of books on art, photography, architecture, design, travel, fashion, food & more. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Reviewed in the United States on July 6, 2018, If you love old movies, you will love this book, every page holds a depiction of actors and actresses in their greatest roles. Of course, you have to accept that with any movie chronicle book, but its glaringly obvious with certain actors. The Christopher Lee bio for example, states that the famed actor has never been able to escape the confines of horror movies, when of course, since the book was published, he has gone on to tackle serious drama (Jinnah), science fiction (Star Wars) Lord of the Rings and Willy Wonka. 2.0 out of 5 stars 1. 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We work with the world's most influential artists, chefs, writers and thinkers to produce innovative books on art, photography, design, architecture, fashion, food and travel, and illustrated books … One may suggest that for a book that not only displays its significance but also shoves it down your throat, that it might be time for a comprehensive update before this one gets put in the 'old time' bookshelf. Following the same formula as Phaidon's miniature "Art Book" and "Photography Book", the mini version of "The Movie Book" brings together 500 people from around the world who have made a landmark contribution to the medium of film. CAD$45.00. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 16, 2016. It is rather large but I used it as a base and wrapped the basket up with it underneath. But its rather bookshelf-busting size is a complement, with in-depth insights into the actors, directors, special effects guys, cinematographers and musicians who make movie magic. In addition, there is a comprehensive cross-referencing system and glossary to guide the reader through the complexities of the motion-picture industry, together with an international guide to film festivals and museums. ABOUT PHAIDON Phaidon is the premier global publisher of the creative arts with over 1,500 titles in print. Reviewed in the United States on September 9, 2016. An illustration of an open book. CAD$11.95, Tim BurtonHardback | English There was a problem loading your book clubs. Arranged alphabetically, they create engaging and thought-provoking juxtapositions: Marcello Mastroianni sits next to Louis B. Mayer while Sidney Poitier rubs shoulders with Roman Polanski. An illustration of an audio speaker. From Library Journal. CAD$11.95, Citizen CannesHardback | English It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. My point is, when the actors and directors are being chronicled, rather than being presumptuous, instead be more ambiguous so the writing doesn't outdate so quickly. Each entry is illustrated by a film still, photograph or cinematic sequence that shows a key aspect of that person's work. I give praise to the company I purchased this from. ABOUT PHAIDON Phaidon is the premier global publisher of the creative arts with over 1,500 titles in print. Gorgeous monster of a coffee table book! If you have a query regarding an order please contact: Customer Services T + 44 20 7843 1057 (9am-6pm GMT, Monday-Friday) [email protected] If you have a general enquiry please use the form on the right. CAD$11.95, Billy WilderPaperback | English Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Video. Free shipping for many products! 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To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. I was expecting a listing by movies not by stars. The reams of fabulous images and the inventive design alone make The Fashion Book a treat at any cost, but the low price-to-size ratio (like its cousins The Art Book and The Photography Book) makes it a real steal. Following the same formula as Phaidon's miniature "Art Book" and "Photography Book", the mini version of "The Movie Book" brings together 500 people from around the world who have made a landmark contribution to the medium of film. CAD$45.00, Clint EastwoodPaperback | English We work with the world's most influential artists, chefs, writers and thinkers to produce innovative books on art, photography, design, architecture, fashion, food and travel, and illustrated books … The films go back many many years and a great reference for fun trivia and just page flipping. 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