Holiday Gifts: Books for Movie Buffs

Monty Python’s Flying Circus, All the Bits, Complete and Annotated  Annotations by Luke Dempsey

Monty Python's Flying Circus, Complete and AnnotatedA fan’s treasury of every script and episode from the influential British comedy series is complemented by profiles of the famous troupe members, insider interviews, anecdotes, photographs, sketches and reproductions of Terry Gilliam’s iconic artwork.

The Age of Movies : Selected Writings of Pauline Kael  Edited by Sanford Schwartz

Age of Movies A compendium of top-selected, signature writings by the influential former critic of The New Yorker offers insight into her capacity for capturing cinematic details and includes her appraisals of such works as Bonnie and Clyde, The Godfather and Last Tango in Paris.

My Mother Was Nuts : A Memoir by Penny Marshall

My Mother Was NutsFrom her humble roots in the Bronx to “Laverne and Shirley” and her unlikely ascent in Hollywood, the beloved actor and director tells the story of her incredible life.

The Guttenberg Bible : A Memoir by Steve Guttenberg

Guttenberg BibleThe star of such blockbuster 1980s films as “Police Academy” and “Three Men and a Baby” describes his early encounters with celebrities and casting agents before rising to fame and learning how to stay grounded through the support of his family.

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