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The Razor's Edge (Vintage Classics)
1.  The Razor's Edge (Vintage Classics) by W Somerset Maugham
The list author says:
  "My favourite writer. Hitchcock used to read Maugham for his style."
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The Getaway (CRIME MASTERWORKS)
2.  The Getaway (CRIME MASTERWORKS) by Jim Thompson
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  "I've just read this. Intense. Disturbing. Not like the movie. Like nothing i have read."
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The New York Trilogy: "City of Glass", "Ghosts" and "Locked Room"
3.  The New York Trilogy: "City of Glass", "Ghosts" and "Locked Room" by Paul Auster
The list author says:
  "It feels like Auster is talking directly to you. Great storyteller. At times the story is unimportant, you read on just to be in his company."
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The Collected Stories
4.  The Collected Stories by William Trevor
The list author says:
  "A master of the short story. I'd love to have a pint and a chat with this guy. He'd be making notes about me in his head, though."
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Nineteen Eighty-Four
5.  Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
The list author says:
  "Big Brother is reading this and planning accordingly."
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On the Trail of the Assassins: My Investigation and Prosecution of the Murder of President Kennedy (Film/Tv tie-in series)
6.  On the Trail of the Assassins: My Investigation and Prosecution of the Murder of President Kennedy (Film/Tv tie-in series) by Jim Garrison
The list author says:
  "Reads like a thriller. Make your own mind up."
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Who the Devil Made it?: Conversations with Legendary Film Directors
7.  Who the Devil Made it?: Conversations with Legendary Film Directors by Peter Bogdanovich
The list author says:
  "Hitchcock chapter is the best film interview i have ever read. Movie masterclass."
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The New Biographical Dictionary Of Film: 4th Edition
8.  The New Biographical Dictionary Of Film: 4th Edition by David Thomson
The list author says:
  "Best critic going bar none. A must have for film fans. As he says you don't have to agree with him."
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Orson Welles, Vol I: The Road to Xanadu
9.  Orson Welles, Vol I: The Road to Xanadu by Simon Callow
The list author says:
  "Fantastic book. I was shocked how good a writer he is."
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Collins Classics - The Complete Works of William Shakespeare: The Alexander Text
10.  Collins Classics - The Complete Works of William Shakespeare: The Alexander Text by William Shakespeare
The list author says:
  "I've heard of this guy."
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To Have & Have Not
11.  To Have & Have Not by Ernest Hemingway
The list author says:
  "Great writer. Admit it , a man alone............."
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"Rio Bravo" (BFI Film Classics)
12.  "Rio Bravo" (BFI Film Classics) by Robin Wood
The list author says:
  "Sorry don't get it done, Dude."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Hitchcock's Films Revisited
13.  Hitchcock's Films Revisited by R Wood
The list author says:
  "Great for a reading of the films. The rest of the book can be hard to get into."
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The Homecoming
14.  The Homecoming by Harold Pinter
The list author says:
  "Reminds me of Anthony Mann's movie Man Of The West with Gary Cooper."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

The Browning Version (Nick Hern Books)
15.  The Browning Version (Nick Hern Books) by Terence Rattigan
The list author says:
  "Masterpiece. The Redgrave film is much better than the Albert Finney one."
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Separate Tables (Nick Hern Books)
16.  Separate Tables (Nick Hern Books) by Terence Rattigan
The list author says:
  "David Niven won an Oscar as the Major. Alan Bates was better."
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Scott And Amundsen: The Last Place on Earth
17.  Scott And Amundsen: The Last Place on Earth by Roland Huntford
The list author says:
  "Cracking book. Trevor Griffiths turned it into a great tv drama with Martin Shaw."
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The Robots' Rebellion: The Story of the Spiritual Renaissance
18.  The Robots' Rebellion: The Story of the Spiritual Renaissance by David Icke
The list author says:
  "Interested in organized religions? This will make you think."
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The Consolations of Philosophy
19.  The Consolations of Philosophy by Alain de Botton
The list author says:
  "Amusing and thought-provoking. His tv shows are better."
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Vincent By Himself
20.  Vincent By Himself by Vincent Van Gogh
The list author says:
  "A human being. I love the film Lust For Life. This is one of a great series on artists featuring letters and paintings."
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I Was Interrupted: Nicholas Ray on Making Movies
21.  I Was Interrupted: Nicholas Ray on Making Movies by Nicholas Ray
The list author says:
  "On Dangerous Ground is one of the best movies ever. Nicholas Ray made it. Great with actors. This shows how he got a performance out of them."
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The Casablanca Man: The Cinema of Michael Curtiz: Career of Michael Curtiz
22.  The Casablanca Man: The Cinema of Michael Curtiz: Career of Michael Curtiz by Dr James C Robertson
The list author says:
  "I want this book. I'd love to have been around when Curtiz, Howard Hawks, Raoul Walsh,and Frank Capra made their films."
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Boys from the Blackstuff (Studio Scripts)
23.  Boys from the Blackstuff (Studio Scripts) by Alan Bleasdale
The list author says:
  "Best british tv series ever. As a kid i rooted for Yosser. now i like Dixie Dean. Georgeson should have shared the bafta with Bernard Hill for best actor."
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Journey's End a Play in Three Acts
24.  Journey's End a Play in Three Acts by R. C. Sherriff
The list author says:
  "I read this years ago, and have seen it's influence in films and books everywhere."
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A Very British Coup
25.  A Very British Coup by Chris Mullin
The list author says:
  "Best British single tv drama i have seen. Book ends differently. Both are good. The great Alan Plater's tv ending left it to us, the electorate to decide."
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