A series of six books that tell the story of cinematic genres, detailing the amazing progress of movie technology and discussing how its advent has changed the world we live in. From the first moving picture show of 1895 through to the Imax movies of today, the series looks at the greats of the movie world and the social changes the medium has reflected and wrought.

Titles in the series
ACTION & ADVENTURE
COMEDY
GANGSTERS & DETECTIVES
HORROR
SCI-FI & FANTASY

WAR & EPICS
32 pages • 280mm x 230mm
glossary and index • 11+ years
full colour photographs and artwork