Stock Image
Buy Used
Price: 53.25 Convert Currency
Shipping: 2.78 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

Ebert's Little Movie Glossary: A Compendium of Movie Cliches, Stereotypes, Obligatory Scenes, Hackneyed Formulas, Shopworn Conventions, and Outdated Archetypes

Ebert, Roger [Editor]

68 ratings by GoodReads
ISBN 10: 0836280717 / ISBN 13: 9780836280715
Published by Andrews McMeel, 1994
Used Condition Near Fine Hardcover
From Trilby & Co. Books (San Jose, CA, U.S.A.) Quantity Available: 1
Available From More sellers View all  copies of this book

Inscribed and SIGNED by Roger Ebert on the half title page. The volume is lightly bumped on the spine tail. The unclipped dust jacket, sleeved in mylar, has a scrape on the spine tail, and is lightly abraided on the front flap fold. Bookseller Inventory # 14071830

About this title:


A fixture in Roger Ebert's Video Companion, the Glossary of Movie Terms has attempted to identify and label those cliches and inevitable developments that become wearying to the faithful movie lover. To that end, Ebert and loyal fans have penned wit-filled terms to create a virtual lexicon of the inane in film.

Product Description: Provides humorous definitions and descriptions for cliche scenes and gimmicks used in motion pictures.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bibliographic Details

Title: Ebert's Little Movie Glossary: A Compendium ...

Publisher: Andrews McMeel

Publication Date: 1994

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Signed: Signed

Edition: First Edition

Payment Methods

Payment Methods Accepted by Seller

Visa Mastercard American Express


Seller Trilby & Co. Books
Address: San Jose, CA, U.S.A.

AbeBooks Seller Since 15 July 2011
Seller Rating 5-star rating

Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days.

Name: Al Denison
Address: 88 Cashew Blossom Drive
San Jose...

[More Information]

Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing up to 3.25 lbs. If your book order is heavier or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Store Description: Trilby & Co. Books is located in Northern California. The company was founded years ago by a Shetland Sheepdog named Trilby. Trilby's message to her family was brief and direct - the sale of books would increase disposable income and improve the quality of provisions in her food dish. My name is McTavish (picture at left). I am the current CEO of this company, and I approve of her message. Oh, by the way, my speciality is literature, with an emphasis on first editions and signed books.