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The oral history of a team of geeks and misfits in the back of a Chicago factory creating the biggest video games (Mortal Kombat, NBA JAM, and others) of all time. See More

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Francisca premiered in 1981 as an official selection in Director’s Fortnight at Cannes. The new 4K digital restoration by the Cinemateca Portuguesa premiered at the 76th Venice Film Festival in 2019. See More

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During the Ming Dynasty, a Buddhist abbot charged with protecting the sacred scroll of Tripitaka prepares to name his successor. An aristocrat and a general arrive at his secluded mountaintop monastery promising to help in his search, but are in fact scheming to secure the scroll for themselves. As they set about recommending corrupt successors, rival bands of martial artists lie in wait to steal the precious artifact. See More

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Based on true events of the 1920’s, Radium Girls stars Emmy and Golden Globe nominee Joey King (“The Act,”, The Kissing Booth) and Abby Quinn (“I’m Thinking of Ending Thing,” “Landline”) as Bessie and Jo Cavallo. The teen sisters dream of Hollywood and Egyptian pyramids as they paint glow-in-the-dark watch dials at the American Radium factory in New Jersey. See More

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Based on true events of the 1920’s, Radium Girls stars Emmy and Golden Globe nominee Joey King (“The Act,”, The Kissing Booth) and Abby Quinn (“I’m Thinking of Ending Thing,” “Landline”) as Bessie and Jo Cavallo. The teen sisters dream of Hollywood and Egyptian pyramids as they paint glow-in-the-dark watch dials at the American Radium factory in New Jersey. See More

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Britain, late-1970s. Punk is exploding. The country is deeply divided over immigration with the National Front, a far-right political party, gaining strength. Outraged by this xenophobic agenda and a racist speech from Eric Clapton, music photographer Red Saunders teams up with like-minded creatives to form Rock Against Racism. See More

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Covering the dire elephant poaching crisis: poachers, rangers, victims and those who save the elephants. An unbridled terrorist-driven slaughter of the African elephant; weighs both the human and environmental toll. See More

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Artist Matt Furie, the creator of the comic character Pepe the Frog, begins an uphill battle to take back his iconic cartoon image from those who used it for their own purposes. See More

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Filmed at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival and directed by world-renowned photographer Bert Stern, Jazz on a Summer’s Day features intimate performances by an all-star line-up of musical legends including Louis Armstrong, Thelonious Monk, Gerry Mulligan, Anita O’Day, Chuck Berry, Dinah Washington, and closes with a beautiful rendition or The Lord’s Prayer by Mahalia Jackson at midnight to usher in Sunday morning. See More

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Vinyl Nation digs into the crates of the record resurgence in search of truths set in deep wax: Has the return of vinyl made music fandom more inclusive or divided? What does vinyl say about our past here in the present? How has the second life of vinyl changed how we hear music and how we listen to each other? See More

Featured Books

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    Wild Cards: Dealer’s Choice

    Martin, George R.R.

    Signed Trade Paperback

    Soon to be a TV show!

    Rights to develop Wild Cards for TV have been acquired by Universal Cable Productions, the team that brought you The Magicians and Mr. Robot, with the co-editor of Wild Cards, Melinda Snodgrass as executive producer.

    After too many disastrous raids and military embarrassments, the Nats order a full-out, no-holds-barred blitzkrieg against Bloat and his genetic outcasts. The mission is clear: destroy Ellis Island, no survivors. As the final battle rages, the Turtle throws in the towel, Modular Man switches sides, Reflector faces defeat, Legion “dies”—and assassins reach Bloat’s chamber. This is it, folks. The final days of the Rox.

    The Wild Cards series explodes into apocalyptic battle action, edited by #1 New York Times bestselling author George R. R. Martin and Melinda M. Snodgrass, featuring the writing talents of Edward W. Bryant, Stephen Leigh, John Jos. Miller, George R. R. Martin and Walter Jon Williams.

    The Wild Cards Universe
    The Original Triad
    #1 Wild Cards
    #2 Aces High
    #3 Jokers Wild

    The Puppetman Quartet
    #4: Aces Abroad
    #5: Down and Dirty
    #6: Ace in the Hole
    #7: Dead Man’s Hand

    The Rox Triad
    #8: One-Eyed Jacks
    #9: Jokertown Shuffle
    #10: Double Solitaire

    #11: Dealer’s Choice
    #12: Turn of the Cards

    The Card Sharks Triad
    #13: Card Sharks
    #14: Marked Cards
    #15: Black Trump

    #16: Deuces Down
    #17: Death Draws Five

    The Committee Triad
    #18: Inside Straight
    #19: Busted Flush
    #20: Suicide Kings

    American Hero (ebook original)

    The Fort Freak Triad
    #21: Fort Freak
    #22: Lowball
    #23: High Stakes

    The American Triad
    #24: Mississippi Roll
    #25: Low Chicago
    #26: Texas Hold ‘Em

    #27: Knaves Over Queens

    $30.00
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    Pre-Order: Wild Cards: Deuces Down (Reprint)

    Martin, George R.R.

    Signed Hardcover

    On Sale: 01/05/2021

    Deuces Down is the next Wild Cards anthology collection about George R. R. Martin’s alternate superhero history

    In this revised collection of classic Wild Cards stories, the spotlight is on the most unusual Wild Cards of them all—the Deuces, or people with minor superpowers. But their impact on the world should not be underestimated, as we see how they’ve affected the course of Wild Cards’ alternate history.

    In Deuces Down, iconic celebrities and landmark events are seen in a whole new light, such as John Jos. Miller’s exciting 1969 World Series between the Baltimore Orioles and the Brooklyn Dodgers; Michael Cassutt’s first moon landing, when the world wasn’t watching; Walter Simons’ Great New York City Blackout of 1977; and Melinda M. Snodgrass’s account of Grace Kelly’s mysterious disappearance during the filming of The French Lieutenant’s Woman. Edited by fantasy superstar George R. R. Martin and Melinda M. Snodgrass, Deuces Down also features brand-new stories from Carrie Vaughn, Mary Anne Mohanraj, and Caroline Spector.

    Being developed for TV!

    Rights to develop Wild Cards have been acquired by Universal Cable Productions, the team behind The Magicians and Mr. Robot, with the co-editor of Wild Cards, Melinda M. Snodgrass, as executive producer.

    The Wild Cards Universe
    The Original Triad
    #1 Wild Cards
    #2 Aces High
    #3 Jokers Wild

    The Puppetman Quartet
    #4: Aces Abroad
    #5: Down and Dirty
    #6: Ace in the Hole
    #7: Dead Man’s Hand

    The Rox Triad
    #8: One-Eyed Jacks
    #9: Jokertown Shuffle
    #10: Dealer’s Choice

    #11: Double Solitaire
    #12: Turn of the Cards

    The Card Sharks Triad
    #13: Card Sharks
    #14: Marked Cards
    #15: Black Trump

    #16: Deuces Down
    #17: Death Draws Five

    The Committee Triad
    #18: Inside Straight
    #19: Busted Flush
    #20: Suicide Kings

    American Hero (ebook original)

    The Fort Freak Triad
    #21: Fort Freak
    #22: Lowball
    #23: High Stakes

    The American Triad
    #24: Mississippi Roll
    #25: Low Chicago
    #26: Texas Hold ‘Em

    #27: Knaves Over Queens

    $39.00
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    Made To Be Broken

    Fritz, Hugh

    Signed Paperback

    Book One of the Mystic Rampage Series

    Flarence knows that Genies are supposed to help their masters by granting wishes, but he’s never been comfortable taking orders. To him, pummeling bad guys with magically enhanced weaponry feels like a much better way to use his powers.Darren is a gangster who wants to leave his reckless life behind so he can focus on providing for his family. Unfortunately, there are people in the neighborhood who won’t let him move on.Soleil is a humble man who tries to lead a passive lifestyle. In times of peace or times of war, he can be found cleaning his cafe or singing along with rock-’n’-roll tunes while tending to his houseplants.Darren, Soleil, and Flarence will have to work together and step outside their comfort zones when a rogue Genie and a hot-headed police officer threaten the lives of their loved ones. Flarence will be challenged to work with a criminal, Soleil will be forced to leave his sanctuary and act to help his friends, and Darren will face the possibility that being a gentle and caring family man may not be an option for him.

    $15.00
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    ASOIF – Illustrated Editions Bundle

    A Song of Ice & Fire: Illustrated Editions

    Signed Hardcover

    Get your bundle deal before it expires on Tuesday, Dec 1st!

    Bundle includes one copy each of:

    • A Game of Thrones
    • A Clash of Kings
    • A Storm of Swords

     

    $160.00 $130.00