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Shepperton Studios

Foreword by Sir John Mills CBE

Introduction by Sir Ridley Scott

Author: Morris Bright

the definitive and authorised history of Shepperton studios

'I believe I have rarely seen a film publication of such quality'
Lord Attenborough

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Collectors' Limited Edition
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In 2006 Shepperton Studios celebrates its 75th Anniversary

For the first time, an official and authorised book will be published to celebrate the event and to provide a collectable, comprehensive and fully illustrated account of the history and influence of this world famous studio.

Some of the most successful films ever produced have been made at Shepperton including such classics as The Third Man, The African Queen, Oliver!, The Omen, Alien, Gladiator and 2001: A Space Odyssey, as well as recent blockbusters like Bridget Jones’s Diary, Bend It Like Beckham and Troy.

With exclusive contributions from directors, actors and producers and including over 300 stunning images, this fully authorised book represents the first comprehensive illustrated account of Shepperton Studios.

  • Foreword by Sir John Mills and introduced by Sir Ridley Scott
  • 384 pages / 350 images (many previously unpublished)
  • Free DVD of 12 classic film trailers
  • Complete filmography 1932 – 2004
  • Exclusive interviews – including Lord Attenborough, Sir Ridley Scott, Tony Scott,
    Freddie Francis, Bryan Forbes and Gurinder Chadha.
  • Format 240 x 300mm landscape

About the Author:
Based at Pinewood Studios, Morris Bright, author and producer, is a broadcaster and has written several books on film and television.

The Collector’s Edition, numbered and limited to 750 copies
is available priced at £125

Presentation box with unique cushion cover with the following extras:

  • Facsimile copy of an original Flicker Book (the success of which helped Norman Loudon create Shepperton Studios)
  • Facsimile copy of the film campaign brochure for The Wicker Man
  • Exclusive DVD featuring trailers from 12 major Shepperton Films
book data
Pub Date:September 2005
Extent:384pp
Format:Landscape (240 X 300mm)
with over 300 colour and B&W images
Binding:Hardback in a Presentation Box with a Unique Cushion Cover
Price:£125.00
ISBN:1-904915-06-X
Territory:World
Extras:
  • Exclusive DVD featuring trailers from 12 major Films made at Shepperton
  • Facsimile copy of an original Flicker Book
  • Facsimile copies of rare campaign brochures for high profile productions
Poster artwork for The Great Train Robbery