THE definitive guide to the Academy Awards, from the very first ceremony to this year's 80th anniversary spectacular, includes EVERY nominee and winner in EVERY category?and has been fully updated to include the most recent winners and losers, unforgettable photographs, and highlights.
Written by film experts who are sought out every year for their insider knowledge of movies and Hollywood, this book is both a comprehensive reference and a detailed history of the Academy Awards, complete with each year's facts, highlights, and controversies?all told with authority and attitude.
Packed with more than 500 photographs from the Oscar ceremonies and red carpet as well as the movies themselves, it outdoes any other book on the market in both information and illustrations. And compared to boring "official" books with less reportage and much less color, this "unauthorized" book delivers what fans want most: ALL the facts, enhanced by juicy commentary and pictures galore.
Now in its fourth edition, it?s the most popular, comprehensive, lavishly illustrated, and enjoyable Oscar book out there.
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You are invited to share eighty years of stars and statues, directors and presenters, all the winners and losers, and all the glamour and gossip that is Oscar. From the very first awards spectacular to the most recent, star-studded ceremony, this is the complete, unofficial history. Get the full story and all the facts: memorable images, behind-the-scenes and on-camera anecdotes, and unabridged lists by year and category of every nominee and every winner that has ever heard his or her name called on the brightest night in Hollywood.
Gail Kinn has conceived and edited a wide range of film books, including Screwball: The Great Romantic Comedies, Hollywood at Home: The Photographs of Sid Avery, and The Scorsese Picture. She lives in New York City.
Jim Piazza is an essayist, screenwriter, and playwright whose personal essays and writings about the media have appeared in The Village Voice and Out magazine. He has been a script analyst for Columbia, Fox, and Paramount Pictures. With Gail Kinn, he is the coauthor of The Greatest Movies Ever (BD&L). He lives in New York City.
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Descripción Black Dog & Leventhal, 2003. Estado de conservación: New. 336 pp., Hardcover, NEW!!!. Nº de ref. de la librería ZB1072394
Descripción Black Dog & Leventhal, 2003. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería M1579123171
Descripción Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, 2003. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Rev Upd. Nº de ref. de la librería DADAX1579123171
Descripción Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, Incorporated, New York, New York, U.S.A., 2002. Cloth Hard Cover. Estado de conservación: Brand New. 336 pages NEW. Glitter covered blue cloth hardcover with awards envelope pasted down on front. Crammed with B&W and colour photos and information about the Academy Awards from 1928 on. Nº de ref. de la librería 016222