Best Movie Encyclopedias Books

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1. Star Wars Character Encyclopedia, New Edition

Author: by DK
DK Children
English
224 pages

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Learn more about your favorite Star Wars characters from every movie in the saga with this, the be all and end all Star Wars EncyclopediaThe definitive guide to more than 200 heroes, villains, aliens, and droids of the Star Wars galaxy is now packed with new characters from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and Solo: A Star Wars Story.

The perfect gift for any Star Wars or Sci Fi lover, the in-depth character illustrations and cross-sections will keep Want to know how tall Snoke is? Or learn where Maz Kanata is from? The Star Wars: Character Encyclopedia is full of fun facts and intriguing information that’s guaranteed to enthrall fans of all ages.

With plenty of lesser-known details, even die-hard fans will learn new facts about iconic characters.


2. Screenplay: The Foundations of Screenwriting

Author: by Syd Field
0385339038
Delta
English

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Hollywood’s script guru teaches you how to write a screenplay in “the ‘bible’ of screenwriting” (The New York Times)now celebrating forty years of screenwriting success! Syd Field’s books on the essential structure of emotionally satisfying screenplays have ignited lucrative careers in film and television since 1979.

In this revised edition of his premiere guide, the underpinnings of successful onscreen narratives are revealed in clear and encouraging language that will remain wise and practical as long as audiences watch stories unfold visuallyfrom hand-held devices to IMAX to virtual reality …

And whatever comes next. As the first person to articulate common structural elements unique to successful movies, celebrated producer, lecturer, teacher and bestselling author Syd Field has gifted us a classic text. From concept to character, from opening scene to finished script, here are fundamental guidelines to help all screenwritersnovices and Oscar-winnershone their craft and sell their work.


3. The Complete Star Wars Encyclopedia

Author: by Stephen J. Sansweet
Del Rey
English
1224 pages

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The definitive, lavishly illustrated reference guide to the universe of the first six films! This comprehensive boxed set of three hefty volumes covers every aspect of Star Wars, from the original six movies to The Clone Wars, radio dramas, comics, novels, cartoons, short stories, and video games.

With a treasure trove of information on more than thirty years of Star Warsand a millennia in the galaxy far, far awaythis is the must-have centerpiece for every Star Wars library. Abundantly illustrated with full-color artwork and photos, and now in a new three-volume edition to accommodate its wealth of detailed entries, the Star Wars Encyclopedia encompasses the full measure of George Lucas’s creation.

Here’s just a sampling of what’s inside: character portraits of both the renowned (Luke Skywalker, Queen Amidala, Darth Vader) and the obscure (Tnun Bdu, Tycho Celchu, Bib Fortuna) the natives and customs of planets as diverse as Tatooine and Hoth, Dagobah and Kashyyyk the rituals, secrets, and traditions of Jedi Knights and Sith Lords a timeline of major events in Star Wars history, from the Clone Wars and the inception of the Empire to the rise and fall of Anakin Skywalker and the invasion of the monstrous Yuuzhan Vong Scrupulously researched and written by leading authorities Stephen J.


4. Marvel Studios Character Encyclopedia

Author: by Adam Bray
DK Children
English
176 pages

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Avengers assemble!Destiny arrives in this children’s character encyclopedia that tells you all about your favorite marvel superheroes from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Whatever it is that you want to know, Marvel Studios: Character Encyclopedia will make you an instant Marvel Studios expert.

Wondering what Thor’s hammer is called, how Iron Man builds his suits, or who Thanos is?Let’s find out! From the original Iron Man film to Captain America: Civil War, and all culminating in the epic Avengers: Endgame, there’s 10 years of film history jampacked into this one book.

Explore the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe in incredible detail and learn things you never thought you would. Meet The Heroes And Villains Of The Marvel Cinematic UniverseThese 208-scintillating full-color pages are filled with character portraits and tidbits are a marvel to behold!

Discover the most fascinating facts about your favorite characters from the amazing Marvel Studios movies. From the mighty Avengers to their biggest villain, the infamous and terrifying Mad Titan, Thanos! Inside you’ll find information on all the Avengers, their greatest adversaries, and more characters from across the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe.


5. LEGO Star Wars Visual Dictionary, New Edition: With exclusive Finn minifigure

Author: by DK
DK Children
English
160 pages

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Jump into the action-packed LEGO Star Wars(TM) galaxy with this updated and expanded edition of LEGO Star Wars: The Visual Dictionary, complete with an exclusive Finn minifigure and a new chapter featuring the Rise of the First Order. Discover everything you need to know about the latest sets, vehicles and minifigures.

See every detail of the Millennium Falcon, look around the Death Star, examine Poe Dameron’s X-wing starfighter, explore Darth Vader’s castle and find out about your favorite LEGO Star Wars minifigures – from Rey to Lando Calrissian. Learn how the awesome sets are created in the Beyond the Brick chapter, which features concept art and an interview with the LEGO Star Wars creative team.

2019 The LEGO Group. & TM 2019 Lucasfilm Ltd.


6. Star Wars The Clone Wars Character Encyclopedia: Join the battle!

Author: by Jason Fry
English
176 pages
0744037158

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Meet more than 350 incredible clones, Jedi, droids, bounty hunters, and a host of other characters from Star Wars: The Clone Wars. What is the Bad Batch? Who inducted Ahsoka Tano into the Jedi Order? Where does General Grievous keep a secret lair?

Why does Captain Rex mutiny against his Jedi General on Umbara? To learn the answers to these questions and more, look no further than Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Character Encyclopedia Join the Battle! Written by Star Wars expert Jason Fry, this illustrated encyclopedia features more than 350 incredible characters and teams, including Anakin Skywalker, Maul, Bo-Katan Kryze, and Clone Force 99.

Perfect for fans of all ages, Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Character Encyclopedia Join the Battle! Will enthrall readers for hours on end. & 2021 Lucasfilm Ltd.


7. The Power of the Actor: The Chubbuck Technique — The 12-Step Acting Technique That Will Take You from Script to a Living, Breathing, Dynamic Character

Author: by Ivana Chubbuck
Avery
English
400 pages

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In The Power of the Actor, a Los Angeles Times bestseller, premier acting teacher and coach Ivana Chubbuck reveals her cutting-edge technique, which has launched some of the most successful acting careers in Hollywood. The first book from the instructor who has taught Charlize Theron, Brad Pitt, Elisabeth Shue, Djimon Hounsou, and Halle Berry, The Power of the Actor guides you to dynamic and effective results.

For many of today’s major talents, the Chubbuck Technique is the leading edge of acting for the twenty-first century. Ivana Chubbuck has developed a curriculum that takes the theories of the acting masters, such as Stanislavski, Meisner, and Hagen, to the next step by utilizing inner pain and emotions, not as an end in itself, but rather as a way to drive and win a goal.

In addition to the powerful twelve-step process, the book takes well-known scripts, both classic and contemporary, and demonstrates how to precisely apply Chubbuck’s script-analysis process. The Power of the Actor is filled with fascinating and inspiring behind-the-scenes accounts of how noted actors have mastered their craft and have accomplished success in such a difficult and competitive field.


8. LEGO Star Wars Character Encyclopedia New Edition: with Exclusive Darth Maul Minifigure

Author: by Elizabeth Dowsett
DK Children
English
224 pages

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Meet more than 200 minifigures from the LEGO Star Wars Galaxy and get an exclusive Darth Maul minifigure! Discover heroes, villains, aliens, and droids in this fully updated character encyclopediacomplete with an exclusive Darth Maul minifigure. Find out fascinating facts about all your favorite LEGO Star Wars minifiguresincluding rare and exclusive releases.

A galaxy of minfigures awaits you! 2020 The LEGO Group.


9. Disney Pixar Ultimate Sticker Book, New Edition

Author: by DK
DK Children
English
16 pages

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Contains more than 100 stickers. Take a trip into the magical world of Disney Pixar! The Disney Pixar Ultimate Sticker Book contains more than 100 colorful stickers and fun facts about your favorite Pixar characters and their exciting adventures. Read about Buzz Lightyear, Sully, Elastigirl, Joy, Hector, and more, and meet exciting new characters from Pixar’s latest movie, Toy Story 4.

The Disney Pixar Ultimate Sticker Book is a must-have for any young Disney Pixar fan.

10. Star Wars Encyclopedia of Starfighters and Other Vehicles

Author: by Landry Q. Walker
DK Children
English
208 pages

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Learn all about over 200 of your favorite Star Wars vehicles, from the A-wing to the Y-wing. Want to know how Han Solo acquired the Millennium Falcon? Don’t know your X-wing from your Y-wing? Not sure what type of craft Boba Fett’s ship is?

Look no further than the Star Wars Encyclopedia of Starfighters and Other Vehicles. From the swamps of Kashyyyk to the deserts of Jakku, from inner-city Coruscant to the vastness of hyperspace, Star Wars Encyclopedia of Starfighters and Other Vehicles will show you the right craft for the job.

Covering vehicles from across every Star Wars movie, as well as Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels. This handy guide is full of fun facts and intriguing information, guaranteed to enthral fans for hours on end. & TM 2018 LUCASFILM LTD.

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Star Trek Shipyards: The Borg and the Delta Quadrant Vol. 1 – Akritirian to Kren im: The Encyclopedia of Starfleet Ships

Author: by Ian Chaddock
Hero Collector
English
232 pages

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Featuring ships of the Borg and vessels of the Delta Quadrant, the first of two companion volumes of ships from STAR TREK: VOYAGER. This volume begins with the ships operated by STAR TREK’s greatest villains: the Borg, including the Borg Cube and Sphere, the Borg Queen’s Ship, the Renegade Borg Vessel and the Borg Tactical Cube.

From there, it profiles more than thirty-five ships operated by the species Voyager encountered in the Delta Quadrant, featuring ships from A – Akritirian to K – Krenim. With technical overviews and operational histories, the ships are illustrated with CG artwork – including original VFX models made for the show.

The vessels include warships, fighters, transports, hospital ships, patrol ships, racing ships, and shuttles. Each ship is illustrated with CG artwork, including original VFX models made for the TV show, and is presented with its technical data and operational history.

A size chart showing Borg ships to scale is included, and an appendix of listings for each ship’s debut appearance, and of other appearances throughout the Star Trek series. After you read this, be sure to check out the companion volume – THE DELTA QUADRANT: Ledosian to Zahl, which profiles more than 50 ships of the Delta Quadrant species, among them the Lokirrim Warship, the Species 8472 Bioship, and the Vidiian Warships.

12. Star Wars: Complete Locations

Author: by DK

DK
English
192 pages

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Packed with more than 50 intricate full-color cross-section artwork and 3-D maps, this visual guide will take you into the incredible worlds and locations in the Star Wars galaxy. From the towering skyscrapers of Coruscant to the terrifying technology of the Death Star, Star Wars: Complete Locations lets you see in astonishing detail the numerous worlds, bases, cities, landscapes, and battle sites from the Star Wars galaxy.

Discover the secrets of the Jedi Temple Complex and tour Maz’s Castle on Takodana. With brand-new cross-section artwork from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Star Wars: Complete Locations is the definitive collection that takes you inside the world of the Star Wars saga.

& TM 2016 LUCASFILM LTD. Used Under Authorization.

13. The Intent to Live: Achieving Your True Potential as an Actor

Author: by Larry Moss
0553381202
Bantam
English

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I call this book The Intent to Live because great actors don’t seem to be acting, they seem to be actually living. Larry Moss, from the IntroductionWhen Oscar-winning actors Helen Hunt and Hilary Swank accepted their Academy Awards, each credited Larry Moss’s guidance as key to their career-making performances.

There is a two-year waiting list for his advanced acting classes. But now everyoneprofessionals and amateurs alikecan discover Moss’s passionate, in-depth teaching. Inviting you to join him in the classroom and onstage, Moss shares the techniques he has developed over thirty years to help actors set their emotions, imagination, and behavior on fire, showing how the hard work of preparation pays off in performances that are spontaneous, fresh, and authentic.

From the foundations of script analysis to the nuances of physicalization and sensory work, here are the case studies, exercises, and insights that enable you to connect personally with a script, develop your character from the inside out, overcome fear and inhibition, and master the technical skills required for success in the theater, television, and movies.

14. Star Wars: The Visual Encyclopedia

Author: by Adam Bray
DK
English
200 pages

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Covering more than 2,500 characters, creatures, planets, vehicles, Droids, weapons, technology, and more from the Star Wars universe, this visual tour is the ultimate compendium for the epic saga and beyond. Take a stunning visual tour of Star Wars with DK’s comprehensive pictorial guide to the galaxy far, far away!

From lightsabers to beasts to food and clothing, Star Wars: The Visual Encyclopedia is a virtual museum in a book. Explore beautiful galleries with more than 2,500 images, and discover facts about Star Wars culture, science, and geography. With a full history of the galactic politics, the Jedi Council, and the Empire, Star Wars: The Visual Encyclopedia walks fans through the entire timeline of Star Wars.

See the blasters of Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope, look at the stormtroopers of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and study the geography of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Each section of the book focuses on different topics to dedicate special attention and detail to every part of the universe, no matter how small.

15. Firefly – The Big Damn Cookbook

Author: by Chelsea Monroe-Cassel
Titan Books
English
160 pages

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Cook your way across the ‘Verse using over 70 recipes inspired by Joss Whedon’s cult TV show with Firefly: The Big Damn Cookbook. Treat your friends, family, and crew with Firefly: The Big Damn Cookbook. Featuring 70 recipes inspired by the cult television show and illustrated with gorgeous full-color photography, you’ll never have to settle for protein blocks again.

From Simon’s protein birthday cake to River’s problematic ice planet, this collection of recipes will keep you and your fellow Browncoats well fed even on your longest smuggling runs.Also Includes… Mudder’s milk Zoe’s ‘Wife Soup’ Fresh bao Southdown Abbey couscous Gunpowder gimlet Fruity oaty bars Mama Reynold’s shoofly pie

16. The Disney Book: A Celebration of the World of Disney

Author: by Jim Fanning
DK
English
200 pages

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Celebrate movie history and the world of Disney, from the animations and live action movies to the magical Disney parks and attractions, with The Disney Book. Go behind-the-scenes of Disney’s best-loved animated movies and find out how they were made, follow Disney’s entire history using the timeline, and marvel at beautiful concept art and story sketches.

Perfect for Disney fans who want to know everything about the magical Disney world, The Disney Book delves into their incredible archives and lets readers explore classic Disney animated and live action movies, wonder at fascinating Disney collectibles and even see original story sketches from Disney films.

The ideal gift for Disney fans and animation and movie buffs, The Disney Book also includes 3 original movie frames from Disney Pixar’s Brave. Copyright 2015 Disney.