Film/TV/Theater

Rating Sort ascending Title Author Genre Sub-Genre(s) Country Year
9.5 ProfilesProfiles Kenneth TynanTynan Non-Fiction Essays, Film/TV/Theater United Kingdom
9.5 Season: A Candid Look at BroadwayThe Season: A Candid Look at Broadway William GoldmanGoldman Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
9.5 Hitchcock/TruffautHitchcock/Truffaut Francois TruffautTruffaut Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Biography France
9.5 Final Cut: Art, Money, and Ego in the Making of Heaven's Gate, the Film that Sank United ArtistsFinal Cut: Art, Money, and Ego in the Making of Heaven's Gate, the Film that Sank United Artists Steven BachBach Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Business/Management United States
9.5 Four Screenplays with EssaysFour Screenplays with Essays William GoldmanGoldman Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
9.0 Life Itself!Life Itself! Elaine DundyDundy Non-Fiction Autobiography/Memoir, Film/TV/Theater
9.0 Pictures at a Revolution: Five Movies and the Birth of HollywoodPictures at a Revolution: Five Movies and the Birth of Hollywood Mark Harris 2Harrise Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
9.0 Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex-Drugs-and-Rock 'N' Roll Generation Saved HollywoodEasy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex-Drugs-and-Rock 'N' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood Peter BiskindBiskind Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
9.0 Making MoviesMaking Movies Sidney LumetLumet Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Autobiography/Memoir United States
9.0 Act OneAct One Moss HartHart Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Autobiography/Memoir United States
9.0 New Biographical Dictionary of Film: Sixth EditionThe New Biographical Dictionary of Film: Sixth Edition David ThomsonThomson Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Reference United States
8.5 Inside Prime TimeInside Prime Time Todd GitlinGitlin Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Journalism/Media Studies United States
8.5 Office: The Untold Story of the Greatest Sitcom of the 2000sThe Office: The Untold Story of the Greatest Sitcom of the 2000s Andy GreeneGreene Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
8.5 On Directing FilmOn Directing Film David MametMamet Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Autobiography/Memoir United States
8.5 Show People: Profiles in EntertainmentShow People: Profiles in Entertainment Kenneth TynanTynan Non-Fiction Essays, Film/TV/Theater United Kingdom
8.5 My Lunches with Orson: Conversations between Henry Jaglom and Orson WellesMy Lunches with Orson: Conversations between Henry Jaglom and Orson Welles Peter BiskindBiskind Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Biography United States
8.5 Have You Seen…?: A Personal Introduction to 1,000 FilmsHave You Seen…?: A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films David ThomsonThomson Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United Kingdom
8.5 War for Late Night: When Leno Went Early and Television Went CrazyThe War for Late Night: When Leno Went Early and Television Went Crazy Bill CarterCarter Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
8.5 Guide for the Perplexed: Conversations with Paul CroninA Guide for the Perplexed: Conversations with Paul Cronin Werner HerzogHerzog Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Biography Germany
8.5 Starting Point, 1979-1996Starting Point, 1979-1996 Hayao MiyazakiMiyazaki Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Autobiography/Memoir Japan
8.0 Sound of Two Hands ClappingThe Sound of Two Hands Clapping Kenneth TynanTynan Non-Fiction Essays, Film/TV/Theater United Kingdom
8.0 Diaries of Kenneth TynanThe Diaries of Kenneth Tynan Kenneth TynanTynan Non-Fiction Autobiography/Memoir, Film/TV/Theater United Kingdom
8.0 Those Guys Have All the Fun: Inside the World of ESPNThose Guys Have All the Fun: Inside the World of ESPN James Andrew MillerMillerd Non-Fiction Sports, Film/TV/Theater United States
8.0 This is Orson WellesThis is Orson Welles Peter BogdanovichBogdanovich Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Biography United States
8.0 Alfred HitchcockAlfred Hitchcock Peter AckroydAckroyd Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Biography United Kingdom
8.0 Cities of Words: Pedagogical Letters on a Register if the Moral LifeCities of Words: Pedagogical Letters on a Register if the Moral Life Stanley CavellCavell Non-Fiction Philosophy, Film/TV/Theater United States
8.0 It's Not TV: The Spectacular Rise, Revolution, and Future of HBOIt's Not TV: The Spectacular Rise, Revolution, and Future of HBO Felix GilletteGillette Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
7.5 Alfred Hitchcock's Rear WindowAlfred Hitchcock's Rear Window John BeltonBelton Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
7.5 Heavenly Bodies: Film Stars and SocietyHeavenly Bodies: Film Stars and Society Richard DyerDyer Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Sociology United Kingdom
7.5 Tinderbox: HBO's Ruthless Pursuit of New FrontiersTinderbox: HBO's Ruthless Pursuit of New Frontiers James Andrew MillerMillerd Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
7.5 Answers in the Form of Questions: A Definitive History and Insider's Guide to Jeopardy!Answers in the Form of Questions: A Definitive History and Insider's Guide to Jeopardy! Claire McNearMcNear Non-Fiction Gambling/Games, Film/TV/Theater United States
7.5 Revolution was Televised: How the Sopranos, Mad Men, Breaking Bad, Lost, and Other Groundbreaking Dramas Changed TV ForeverThe Revolution was Televised: How the Sopranos, Mad Men, Breaking Bad, Lost, and Other Groundbreaking Dramas Changed TV Forever Alan SepinwallSepinwall Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
7.5 Awake in the Dark: The Best of Roger EbertAwake in the Dark: The Best of Roger Ebert Roger EbertEbert Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
7.5 Big Screen: The Story of the MoviesThe Big Screen: The Story of the Movies David ThomsonThomson Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater
7.5 Roger Ebert's Book of Film: From Tolstoy to Tarantino, the Finest Writing From a Century of FilmRoger Ebert's Book of Film: From Tolstoy to Tarantino, the Finest Writing From a Century of Film Roger EbertEbert Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
7.5 Notes on the CinematographNotes on the Cinematograph Robert BressonBresson Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater France
7.5 Difficult Men: Behind the Scenes of a Creative RevolutionDifficult Men: Behind the Scenes of a Creative Revolution Brett MartinMartub Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
7.5 Films in My LifeThe Films in My Life Francois TruffautTruffaut Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Autobiography/Memoir France
7.5 Private PartsPrivate Parts Howard SternStern Non-Fiction Autobiography/Memoir, Film/TV/Theater United States
7.5 Left in the Dark: Film Reviews and Essays 1998-2001Left in the Dark: Film Reviews and Essays 1998-2001 Stuart KlawansKlawans Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Essays United States
7.0 Simpsons: An Uncensored, Unauthorized HistoryThe Simpsons: An Uncensored, Unauthorized History John OrtvedOrtved Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
7.0 Friendship: The Letters of Dan Rowan and John D. MacDonaldA Friendship: The Letters of Dan Rowan and John D. MacDonald John D. MacDonaldMacDonaldb Non-Fiction Autobiography/Memoir, Film/TV/Theater United States
7.0 Screen Plays: How 25 Screenplays Made It to a Theater Near You - For Better or WorseScreen Plays: How 25 Screenplays Made It to a Theater Near You - For Better or Worse David CohenCohen Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
7.0 I Lost It at the MoviesI Lost It at the Movies Pauline KaelKael Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
7.0 Movie Freak: My Life Watching MoviesMovie Freak: My Life Watching Movies Owen GleibermanGleiberman Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Autobiography/Memoir United States
7.0 Movies and MoneyMovies and Money David PuttnamPuttnam Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
7.0 Life Itself: A MemoirLife Itself: A Memoir Roger EbertEbert Non-Fiction Autobiography/Memoir, Film/TV/Theater United States
7.0 Cronenberg on CronenbergCronenberg on Cronenberg David CronenbergCronenberg Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater Canada
7.0 Two Weeks In Midday Sun: A Cannes Notebook Two Weeks In Midday Sun: A Cannes Notebook Roger EbertEbert Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater, Autobiography/Memoir United States
7.0 Moments That Made the MoviesMoments That Made the Movies David ThomsonThomson Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United Kingdom
7.0 George: An Early AutobiographyGeorge: An Early Autobiography Emlyn WilliamsWilliams Non-Fiction Autobiography/Memoir, Film/TV/Theater United Kingdom
7.0 Conversations with StoppardConversations with Stoppard Tom StoppardStoppard Non-Fiction Autobiography/Memoir, Film/TV/Theater United Kingdom
7.0 Breaking Bad: The Official BookBreaking Bad: The Official Book Alan SepinwallSepinwall Non-Fiction Film/TV/Theater United States
7.0 Always Crashing in the Same Car: On Art, Crisis, and Los Angeles, CaliforniaAlways Crashing in the Same Car: On Art, Crisis, and Los Angeles, California Matthew SpecktorSpecktor Non-Fiction Autobiography/Memoir, Film/TV/Theater United States