Monday, July 17, 2006

For The Library

Added to the Amazon Wishlist:

In the Picture: Production Stills from the TCM Archives

In the Picture: Production Stills from the TCM Archives offers a rare collection of B&W photographs taken on movie sets from the silent era to the 1960's, giving readers a glimpse of Hollywood at work in the Golden Era. Highlighting the energy, glamour and challenge of filmmaking, these production stills capture beloved movie moments both in front of and behind the camera. In the Picture offers a unique perspective on Hollywood history from the great studio productions of MGM, Warner Bros. and RKO.

Format: Hardcover 10 3/4 x 9 1/2, 160 pp and 143 tritone images
Publisher: Chronicle Books

Includes pics from TCM favs such as:
  • Bringing Up Baby
  • Dancing Lady
  • Faithless
  • Forsaking All Others
  • Hide-Out
  • Inspiration
  • Lady in the Lake
  • Night Must Fall
  • North By Northwest
  • They Were Expendable
  • The Thinn Man
  • Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo
It's a bargain book over at Amazon - cheaper than TCM.

1 comment:

jtk said...

Thats a neat photo on the cover. Victor Fleming(uncredited)directs Jean Harlow on the set of Red Dust, while Mary Astor and Clark Gable look on. I like those behind the scene type photos.