Animation & Film

 
Chappie: The Art of the Movie
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Peter Aperlo, Aperlo, Peter, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Titan Books, London, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 12.1 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Featuring production art and photography from the film Chappie directed by Neill Blomkamp (District 9 and Elysium).

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The Art of Journey
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Matthew Nava, Nava, Matthew, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Los Angeles, Bluecanvas, 2012, 1st, 9780985902216, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 188 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print and very scarce. From the dustjacket: Journey is an interactive parable about the passage of life with an awe-inspiring, minimalist...

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Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light shelfwear), Brian Mariotti, Mariotti, Brian, Funko Print Publication, 2007, 1st, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"Classic Hanna-Barbera Collectibles: An Authorized Guide by Brian Mariotti. A Funko Print Publication." A very scarce Funko publication: a photo guide to...

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Giger's Alien
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H. R. Giger, Giger, H. R., Fine in Fine dustjacket, Morpheus International, Beverly Hills, 1989, 1st thus, 12 inches, 12 inches, 76 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, boards, English

Originally published in 1979, this book documents Giger's work on the Ridley Scott film. Includes Giger's paintings that inspired the alien; Giger's designs...

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Eleni Roussos, Roussos, Eleni, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Marvel, 2019, 1st, 9781302917203, 10.75 inches, 12 inches, 184 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards with pictorial slipcase, English

The fourth installment in the Avengers saga will be the culmination of 22 interconnected films and will let audiences witness the turning point of this epic...

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The Art of Destiny
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Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight Editions, 2014, 1st, 9781608874200, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 216 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: From the mysterious dunes of Mars to the jungles of Venus and the abandoned aerospace installations on the Moon, Destiny takes...

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Phil Szostak, Szostak, Phil, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Abrams, New York, 2018, 1st, 10.75 inches, 11.8 inches, 256 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Art of Solo: A Star Wars Story reveals, for the first time, the design evolution of each new fantastical set, otherworldly...

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Paul & Michael Gross Scanlon, Scanlon, Paul & Michael Gross, Very Good+ (mild shelf wear, mild rubbing to the corners, binding sound, pages flat, interior clean), New York, Heavy Metal/Simon & Schuster, 1979, 1st, 930368436, 10.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This is the original edition of THE book on designing the original Alien film. With much better, crisper reproduction than the Titan reprint which appears...

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Donald W. Graham, Graham, Donald W., Fine lacking dustjacket (book is clean and tight), Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 1970, 1st, 12.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 416 pages, over 800 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing of the original hardcover edition from 1970. An instructional textbook devoted solely to the analysis of composition ("for still and...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Anthony Francisco, Francisco, Anthony, 2019, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Anthony has added an original drawing in each copy! This is Anthony's first art book. It includes numerous creature designs and renderings and over 60...

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The Art of the Jungle Book
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Ellen Wolff, Wolff, Ellen, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, San Rafael, Insight Editions, 2016, 1st, 9781608877911, 1608877914, 10.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 156 pages, color photographs and illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Beautifully designed and packed with behind-the-scenes details, The Art of The Jungle Book provides an in-depth look at Disney's...

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One of 2500 numbered copies, Very Fine in a Very Fine slipcase, Applewood, Bedford, MA, 2000, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.8 inches, 112 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

A pristine copy, suitable for collectors. An extra-thick, full color collection of early character studies, exploratory drawings, sketches, background...

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One of 2500 numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase (shrinkwrap opened to remove the book but still surrounding the slipcase), Bedford, MA, Applewood, 1997, 1st, 978-1557093448, 12.2 inches, 9.8 inches, 112 pages, 12 color plates, numerous black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A pristine copy, suitable for collectors. Ron Clements and John Musker's beloved animated classic from 1989 that began Disney's renaissance. Early...

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Mark Salisbury, Salisbury, Mark, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (upper corners lightly bumped), New York, Disney Editions, 2012, 1st, 9781423141860, 9.25 inches, 11.75 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Production photos and concept art from the Tim Burton feature film. Frankenweenie is about a clever, quiet, scientifically minded boy named Victor, who...

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Pixoloid Studios, Pixoloid Studios, Signed by artists Mark Molnar and Gaspar Gombos, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, France, Editions Caurette, 2019, 1st, 9791096315338, 8.5 inches, 12 inches, 282 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by Mark Molnar and Gaspar Gombos! Art by Gaspar Gombos, Mark Molnar, David Metzger, Janos Gardos, Zsolt 'Mike' Szabados, Orsolya Villanyi,...

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Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse: The Ultimate History
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David Gerstein, J. B. Kaufman, Daniel Kothenschulte, Gerstein, J. B. Kaufman, Daniel Kothenschulte, David, Very Fine in Fine printed cardboard box, Cologne, Taschen, 2018, 1st, 978-3836552844, 19 inches, 13 inches, 496 pages, over 1000 color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This book about Mickey Mouse is revolutionary and definitely a "must have". It is huge (I really mean huge) and the amount of new material it contains is...

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Robert Kondo, Dice Tsutsumi, Kondo, Dice Tsutsumi, Robert, Signed by Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, First Second, New York, 2019, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Signed by Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi at Lightbox Expo 2019! Based on the Oscar-nominated animated short by former Pixar directors, Robert Kondo...

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Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Marvel, 2018, 9781302909062 , 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 240 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Each entry in Marvel's ART OF series is slipcased and filled with art by the visual development team. This collectible volume contains pages of full-color...

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Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Marvel, New York, 2019, 9781302915278, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 240 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Go behind the scenes of the Captain Marvel film. This collectible volume is full of exclusive concept art and interviews with the creators behind Marvel's...

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Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Marvel, New York, 2017, 9781302902759, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 240 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Go behind the scenes in this new keepsake volume continuing Marvel's popular ART OF THE MOVIE collection! Discover exclusive concept art, production stills...

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John Canemaker, Mary Blair, Canemaker, John, Blair, Mary, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney, 2003, 1st, 0786853913, 10 inches, 10 inches, xiv, 110 pages, over 200 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A pristine first printing of the original 2003 edition of the art book devoted to Disney artist & designer Mary Blair. Filled with conceptual art,...

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Juan Ortiz, Ortiz, Juan, This Limited Edition includes a separate art print of the series finale poster All Good Things..., Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, London, Titan Books, 2017, 1st, 9781785653872, 14.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This Limited Edition has a variant cover and includes a separate art print of the series finale poster "All Good Things..." This is a different art...

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Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2019, 9781452178707, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

In the 1970s and 1980s, the Disney animation studio redefined its creative vision in the wake of Walt Disney's death. This latest volume from renowned...

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Todd James Pierce, Ward Kimball, Pierce, Todd James, Kimball, Ward, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Jackson, University Press of Mississippi, 2019, 1st, 978-1496820969, 9.25 inches, 6.7 inches, 312 pages, black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Besides Walt Disney, no one seemed more key to the development of animation at the Disney Studios than Ward Kimball (1914-2002). Kimball was Disney's friend...

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Mindy Johnson, Lorelay Bove, Johnson, Mindy, Bove, Lorelay, Signed by both Johnson and Bove, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney Editions, 2019, 1st, 9781368028684, 10.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Mindy and Lorelay have kindly signed this book for our customers.  Based on Mindy's critically acclaimed Disney Editions title, Ink &...

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Pete Docter, Christopher Merritt, Marc Davis, Docter, Christopher Merritt, Pete, Davis, Marc, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, New York, Disney Editions, 2019, 1st, 9781484755754, 11 inches, 12.5 inches, 384 pages, over 1,500 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Co-authors Pete Docter and Christopher Merritt have kindly agreed to sign this new book for our customers. We are currently taking pre-orders. On...


J.B. Kaufman, Kaufman, J.B., Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Orcutt, CA, Hyperion Historical Alliance Press, 2019, 1st, 978-0-578-52744-4, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 144 pages, over 150 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The behind-the-scenes story of Walt Disney's Fun and Fancy Free , a 1947 "package feature" composed of two different stories, Bongo and Mickey and the...

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Limited to 1000 copies, signed by 5 artists, Near Fine, 2008, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 144 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The first full-color comics anthology from the story artists at Disney Feature Animation. It sold out quickly and is now out-of-print. Signed by Don...

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Disney Animation: The Illusion of Life
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Frank & Ollie Johnston Thomas, Thomas, Frank & Ollie Johnston, Near Fine in Fine dustjacket, Hyperion, New York, 1995, 1st thus, 11.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 575 pages, 489 color plates, 1000s of black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The modern reprint of the classic animation textbook written by two of Disney's Nine Old Men.

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The Art of Borderlands 2
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Near Fine (light shelfwear, flat, tight, clean), Indianapolis, DK/Brady Games, 2012, 1st, 9780744014372, 11.75 inches, 8.7 inches, 272 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: 'The Art of Borderlands 2' aims to offer fans of the games a visual and in-depth look at the mysterious world of Pandora. This world...

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John Hench, Hench, John, Fine, New York, Disney Editions, 2008, 1st thus, 9781423119159, 10.75 inches, 9 inches, viii, 152 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Designing Disney sets into history and puts into context the extraordinary contributions of the late John Hench, who, at the age of 94, still came into his...

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The Art of Batman Begins
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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2005, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

The "Making of" book. Illustrated with photos, illustrations, paintings, storyboards, blueprints, prop designs.

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Fine in Fine dustjacket, Columbia Pictures, Burbank, 1981, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

An original movie presskit for the 1981 feature film. It contains 8 black & white stills and 17 pages of production information in a color folder that...

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Susan Pack, Pack, Susan, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear to edges), Taschen, Cologne, 1995, 9783822889282, 12.75 inches, 9.75 inches, 320 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards

This is the original edition in a large format almost 10 x 13 inches. 250 film posters by 27 artists of the Russian avant-garde. All the text is in...

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Jack Hagerty, Jon C. Rogers, Hagerty, Jon C. Rogers, Jack, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Livermore, ARA Press, 2006, 2nd, 978-0970760401, 11.3 inches, 8.75 inches, 540 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the back cover: Spaceflight historian Jack Hagerty chronicles the evolution of the spaceship during the century by examining 75 of them... Jack...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle, 2001, 1st, 9780811833882, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 144 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. Pre-production artwork & design from the Pixar film. Concept art by Ricky Nierva, Harley Jessup, Lou Romano, Geefwee Boedoe, Carter...

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Hayao Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Hayao, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Tokuma Publishing, Bellevue, 1993, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.6 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Miyazaki's feature film transformed into an illustrated picture book using images from the film. Told in two volumes, this is the first half.

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Van Eaton Galleries, Sherman Oaks, 2015, 1st, 11.3 inches, 8.8 inches, 295 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From 2015, this is the limited edition dust-jacketed hardcover edition catalog of the Van Eaton Galleries' first Disneyland auction. This 296 page...

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Craig Drake Collection Book Set
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Craig Drake, Drake, Craig, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in Very Fine slipcase, Los Angeles, Hero Complex, 2019, 1st, 9781732772809, 9.2 inches, 11.5 inches, 210 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

These three volumes showcase Craig Drake's Patrick Nagel-inspired illustrations of film and television, sci-fi and fantasy characters. Craig Drake Volume...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Peekaboo Gallery, Montrose, 2019, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 290 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A beautifully Illustrated, art book and commemorative catalog for the biggest Godzilla exhibition & auction ever. This is a limited edition silver foil...


Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Tokyo, Gainax, 2008, 1st, 978-4903713182, 4903713180, 11.75 inches, 8.3 inches, 328 pages, black & white with 16 pages in color, softcover, wraps, Japanese

Reproduces 1000s of animation drawings, including the timing sheets! From the publisher: Art Book Fans of Neon Genesis Evangelion waited a decade for...

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The End of the World
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Don Hertzfeldt, Hertzfeldt, Don, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Austin, Antibookclub/Bitter Films, 2013, 1st, 9780983868378, 8.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 216 pages, black & white, Hardcover, cloth, English

The rare, sold out, original edition of this art/comic by two-time Oscar nominated independent animator Don Hertzfeldt. The basis for the Oscar-nominated...

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Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Titan Books, London, 2018, 1st, 11 inches, 12.25 inches, 204 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh...

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Jeff Kurtti, Bruce Gordon, Kurtti, Bruce Gordon, Jeff, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney, 2006, 1st, 1423104595, 13.25 inches, 10.5 inches, xiii, 131 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

A fantastic collection, out of print and very scarce. From the Publisher: In celebration of the Golden Anniversary of Disneyland, and gathered...

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Limited to 1000 copies and signed by over 30 artists, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo, 2018, 1st, 978-1-61404-113-9, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 280 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the limited hardcover edition signed by 31 contributing Disney story artists.  In 2008, a group of Walt Disney Feature Animation's Story...

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Signed by directors Roger Allers and Jill Culton, co-director Anthony Stacchi, story artists Matt Taylor and Kris Pearn, and visual development artist Marcelo Vignali, Fine, Sony, Culver City, 2006, 1st, 41 inches, 27 inches, color, English

A Teaser One Sheet for Sony Pictures Animation's first feature-length animated film. Signed by directors Roger Allers and Jill Culton, co-director Anthony...

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John Canemaker, Canemaker, John, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 1999, 1st, 0786863072, 10.5 inches, 12.4 inches, xvi, 272 pages, over 600 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

The art & craft of animation storyboarding at Disney is the subject of this thick tome by the noted animation historian John Canemaker. "PAPER DREAMS...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, ABDOTC Publishing, 2008, 1st, 9780978542979, 9.5 inches, 10 inches, 180 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Artwork from Geneon Entertainment's hip-hop-fueled anime. Foreword by LeSean Thomas. This book is absolutely bursting with amazing art. Battle Cry is by...

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