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The Australian (22/05/2003) Call No: DVD RESEARCH FOLDER; DVD RESEARCH FOLDER Author: Brook, Stephen Subject: AUSTRALIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION; MERCHANDISING; GRASSY, GRAHAME; SADDLE CLUB, THE [TV] (AT, 2001-) Summary: The importance for the ABC to earn revenue from its products. A few paragraphs on how it does this with its contribution to the show The Saddle Club Notes: accessed from: Factiva. Dow Jones Reuters Business Interactive LLC. RMIT University Library. (14 May 2007). Quotations: -- Graheme Grassby - GM ABC Consumer Publishing - "We have now sold over 50,000 videos and DVDs and 10,000 Saddle Club journals... We would net probably $2 per unit sold." Thus on just video and DVD sales, and the annual Saddle Club journal, upwards of $120,000 will flow directly into ABC coffers. More info
Crime scenes : movie poster art of the film noir ; the classic period : 1941-1959 / written and collected by Lawrence Bassoff ; foreword with Robert Wise
Beverly Hills: Lawrence Bassoff Collection, c1997.
Call No: 915 BAS Author: Bassoff, Lawrence CorpAuthor: Lawrence Bassoff Collection Source: US Place: Beverly Hills Publisher: Lawrence Bassoff Collection PubDate: c1997 PhysDes: 159 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 28 x 36 cm Subject: FILM NOIR; CRIME FILMS; POSTERS; ADVERTISING FOR FILMS; MERCHANDISING; WISE, ROBERT Summary: "Crime Scenes - Movie Poster Art of the Film Noir is the first book to trace the development and history of this intriguing movement by employing original movie poster art from over 100 vintage film noirs from the classic period of 1941 to 1959 including: The Maltese Falcon with Humphrey Bogart and Mary Astor, This Gun for Hire with Alan Ladd and Veronica Lake, Laura with Gene Tierney and Dana Andrews, and The Postman Always Rings Twice with Lana Turner and John Garfield. Originally displayed in movie theatres, these rare, ravishing and valuable posters and lobby cards also illustrate the signature in-house movie poster styles and printing processes utilized by the major studios and leading independents of the day. Academy Award-winning producer and director Robert Wise recalls his experiences as the RKO Radio Pictures contract director of such film noirs as Born to Kill (1947) and The Set Up (1949) in an informative foreword interview." - BOOK BLURB Notes: Contains bibliography and index of movie posters -- Dedicated to the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales ISBN: 1886310114 More info
Disney discourse : producing the magic kingdom / edited by Eric Smoodin
New York: Routledge, 1994.
Frank Miller's Sin City : the making of the movie / by Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez, edited by Chris Roberson, designed by Kurt Volk
[United States]: Troublemaker Publishing, c2005.
Call No: 79SIN MIL Author: Miller, Frank; Rodriguez, Roger Source: US Place: [United States] Publisher: Troublemaker Publishing PubDate: c2005 PhysDes: 267 pages : illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm Subject: ADAPTATIONS; ADVERTISING FOR FILMS; ART AND THE CINEMA; ART DIRECTION; AUTOMOBILES IN FILMS; COMIC STRIPS AND THE CINEMA; COMPUTER GENERATED IMAGERY; COSTUME DESIGNING; COSTUMES; MAKE-UP; MERCHANDISING; POSTERS; PRE-PRODUCTION; PRODUCTION; SCRIPTS; SET DESIGNING; SPECIAL EFFECTS; MILLER, FRANK; RODRIGUEZ, ROBERT; SIN CITY (US, Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez, 2005) Summary: "With contributions from creators, cast, and crew, FRANK MILLER'S SIN CITY: THE MAKING OF THE MOVIE covers the production, from page to screen and everything in between. Featuring Rodriguez's screenplay adaptation of the original graphic novels, exclusive behind-the-scenes photos, never before seen art and conceptual designs, interviews and commentary, this is the perfect companion to both the original graphic novels and the movie." Notes: Includes poster art and promotional material for the film; Includes photo credits ISBN: 1933104007; 9781933104003 Donation: Simon Wincer Contents: Introduction by Frank Miller -- The origins of Sin City -- Approaching Sin City -- Troublemaker Digital on previsualization -- The Hard Goodbye -- Props -- KNB -- The Big Fat Kill -- Frank Miller's sketchbook -- Wardrobe -- Cars -- That Yellow Bastard -- Poster art -- Crew -- Photo credits More info
From hobbits to Hollywood : essays on Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings / edited by Ernest Mathijs and Murray Pomerance
Amsterdam, NY: Rodopi B.V., 2006.
Call No: 79LOR FRO Author: Mathijs, Ernest and Pomerance, Murray (eds.) Source: US Place: Amsterdam, NY Publisher: Rodopi B.V. PubDate: 2006 Series: Contemporary Cinema, no.3 Subject: AUDIENCE RECEPTION; ADAPTATIONS. TOLKEIN, J.R.R.; MERCHANDISING; ADVERTISING FOR FILMS; SOCIAL ISSUES IN FILMS; LORD OF THE RINGS: FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING, THE (US, Peter Jackson, 2001); LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS, THE (US, Peter Jackson, 2002); LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING, THE (US, Peter Jackson, 2003) Summary: Collected essays on Peter Jackson's film adapatations of Tolkein's Lord of the Rings trilogy. Notes: includes index and bibliography ISBN: 9789042020627 ISSN: 15723070 Language: English More info
Marketing to moviegoers : a handbook of strategies used by major studios and independents / Robert Marich
Amsterdam; Sydney: Focal Press, 2005.
subject clippings file
Call No: SUBJECT CLIPPINGS FILE PhysDes: Clippings Subject: MERCHANDISING More info
Miller's Movie Collectables / by Rudy & Barbara Franchi
London: Miller's, 2002.
The Age [Green Guide] (19/06/2003) p.12 More info
Spiderman's cult bigger than Ben Hur
Courier-Mail (30/06/2004) p.29 More info
Star Wars : from concept to screen to collectible / by Stephen J. Sansweet ; principle photography by Steve Essig ; additional photos by David Tucker
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1992.
Star wars after Lucas : a critical guide to the future of the galaxy / Golding, Dan
Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2019.
Call No: 81 STA GOL Author: Golding, Dan Place: Minneapolis Publisher: University of Minnesota Press PubDate: 2019 Subject: STAR WARS (US, George Lucas, 1977); LUCAS, GEORGE; MERCHANDISING; NOSTALGIA; WALT DISNEY PRODUCTIONS; STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS (US, J.J. Abrams, 2015); ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY (US, Gareth Edwards, 2016); STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI (US, Rian Johnson, 2017); FRANCHISES; STAR WARS: REBELS Summary: Focusing on The Force Awakens (2015), Rogue One (2016), The Last Jedi (2017), and the television series Rebels (2014–18), Dan Golding explores the significance of pop culture nostalgia in overcoming the skepticism, if not downright hostility, that greeted the Star Wars relaunch. In its granular textual readings, broad cultural scope, and insights into the complexities of the multimedia galaxy, this book is as entertaining as it is enlightening. Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN: 9781517905422 Contents: Introduction: Star wars and the history of nostalgia
Before the empire: the politics of George Lucas and the critique of the original trilogy
It calls to you: selling Star wars in 2015
Look how old you've become: the force awakens as legacy film
An awakening: diversity as the politics of the force awakens
Just like old times?: music, seriality, and the fugue of the force awakens
You have to start somewhere: contrasting nostalgias in the force awakens and rogue one
You think anybody's listening?: fighting fascism in rogue one and rebels
I've always hated watching you leave: death, Han Solo, and Carrie Fisher
I will finish what you started: Star wars from the last jedi and beyond. More info
Storytelling in film and television / Kristin Thompson
Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2003.
Call No: 632.2 THO Author: Thompson, Kristin Edition: 1st ed. Source: USA Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts Publisher: Harvard University Press PubDate: 2003 PhysDes: 172 p ; 20cm + b&w ill. Subject: ADAPTATIONS; ADVERTISING; CHARACTERS ON TV; DRAMAS; INTERNET; SCRIPTWRITING; SYMBOLISM ON TV; NARRATIVE IN FILMS; NARRATIVE IN TV; SEQUELS; SERIALS; SITUATION COMEDY; SOAP OPERAS; MERCHANDISING; BORDWELL, DAVID; CLEESE, JOHN; FROST MARK; KAEL, PAULINE; LYNCH, DAVID; NEWCOMB, HORACE; WILLIAMS, RAYMOND; WODEHOUSE, P.G; AVENGERS, THE [TV] (UK, 1961-69); BAD GIRLS [TV] (UK, 1999-); BLUE VELVET (US, David Lynch, 1986); BOB NEWHART SHOW, THE [TV] (US, 1961-62); BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER [TV] (US, 1997-2004); HILL STREET BLUES [TV] (US, 1980-87); MURPHY BROWN [TV] (US, 1988-); ROYLE FAMILY, THE [TV] (UK, 1998-2000); SINGING DETECTIVE, THE [TV] (UK, Jon Amiel, 1986); SOPRANOS, THE [TV] (US, 1999); STAR WARS (US, George Lucas, 1977); YES MINISTER [TV] (UK, 1980-84) Summary: Author Kristin Thompson analyses the narrative workings of television and film, looking at the narrative techniques the two media share. Thomson then focuses on the specific challenges that series television presents and the tactics writers have devised to meet them – tactics that sustain interest and maintain sense across multiple plots and subplots and in spite of frequent interruptions as well as weeklong and seasonal breaks.
[Taken from back cover]. ISBN: 0674010876 More info