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Mann on Film: It's a Mad World and other essays
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Price: Free! Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
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S.E. Mann celebrates American cinema and culture in this first in a series of books on entertainment. From his Tokyo hideaway, S.E. Mann offers up a blue plate special of juicy insight garnished with humor and gushing with delicious admiration for America's most beloved institution, Hollywood.
Filmutopia's Movie Blog - Year One
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Price: Free! Words: 30,220. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A collection of articles about surviving the movie industry as full time media-hobo and screenwriter. These articles go to the heart of what it is like to write spec screenplays for the industry, whilst at the same time trying to make sense of the evolution of movie making in a digital age. The author is an award winning writer/movie director and originator of Lone Gun Manifesto Movie Making.
The Silver Lining - Moral Deliberations in Films
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Price: Free! Words: 17,520. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Moral deliberations and philosophical dimensions in eight modern films.
Why Do Dramas Do That? Part 1
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,560. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Have you ever devoted sixteen hours to watching a Korean drama and been left wondering, "Why do dramas do that?" The creators of popular television blog Dramabeans.com deconstruct Korean drama tropes and explain cultural nuances that regularly get lost in translation. An essential guide for longtime drama-lovers and new fans alike.
A Story is a Promise & The Spirit of Storytelling
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 78,020. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A Story is a Promise offers new writers a way to study and understand how popular novels become so successful. For writers considering self-publishing, it offers techniques for revising a manuscript to achieve its full potential. This is the book agents recommend to their authors. The Spirit of Storytelling explores how the great storytellers create characters with deeply realized inner lives.
We Brain Wash You Without Your Consent. God's Manual For The Media.
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Price: Free! Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
God's manual for the media. Because God doesn't want you to be lied to. He loves you. So read and learn. After all, God's people are in bondage because they have no knowledge. Gain the knowledge, and free yourself from the bondage of the media.
Poodoo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The Star Wars prequels taught a generation of awestruck, compassionate nerds to become hateful, bitter cynics. It was a Bizarro-Woodstock of geekery. In Poodoo, you can watch one man’s slow decline from rationality to angry madness and finally to acceptance. By Matt Springer, with an introduction by real-life college professor Steven P. Millies, Ph.D.
Cerebus ~ Under the Aardvarkian Spell
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Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The victorious muse that spawned an entire industry of self-published comic books now blazes a trail for independent comic book movies.
CelebSystem
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Price: Free! Words: 33,040. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
CelebSystem is a guide that teaches aspiring and beginner actors how to start an acting career, how to make the right moves to get ahead, and ultimately, how to achieve movie star status. CelebSystem will teach you how to get an agent, how to book roles at auditions, how to improve your talent as an actor, and finally, how to ascend to true Hollywood movie stardom.
cortos
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,080. Language: Spanish. Published: September 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
"Cortos relatos del mundo de las ideas escritos desde mi BlackBerry @ 30 mil pies de altura." Este libro pertenece a un nuevo mundo, el de la globalización digital, sin fronteras geográficas y con historias que vuelan sin límites por todo el planeta. Tuvo como objetivo ser escrito en su totalidad desde mi BlackBerry y así se cumplió.
The James Bond Movie Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,300. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
The James Bond Movie Guide is the ultimate source for this renowned movie franchise. With a collection of reviews and summaries for the 22 films, you will learn about each in detail and without fear of spoilers. A list of facts and cast for each film is included, along with series trivia, figures, and charts. Adding to the value are reviews for James Bond video games dating back to GoldenEye.
Schlock Sleaze & Cheesy Bs
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Price: Free! Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sexploitation! Shocksploitation! Blaxploitation! Grindhouses and drive-ins may be gone, but the b-string and basement budget pictures that played them have endured. With their bad acting, drooping mikes and constant mix of day/night shots, you wouldn't call them well-made but there's a strange appeal to their raw, unrestrained shenanigans. Welcome to the golden age of Exploitation Cinema!
Classic Hollywood Wit
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Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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The Quote of the Week is a regular Sunday feature on Classic Movies, a blog about the golden age of Hollywood. From actors and directors to critics and screenwriters, this collection compiles 148 clever quips from the first five years of the site.
Lighting Design for Modern Houses of Worship
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 34,650. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Lighting Design for Modern Houses of Worship is a complete step-by-step guide to lighting design for people of all levels of experience. It covers everything from the basics of lighting, including the McCandless method, to more advanced topics like the "jewel" lighting method, lighting for video, color theory, rendering, visualization, documentation and paperwork.
How To Become A Nightclub Promoter
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2009 by First Run Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Have you have ever been to an exclusive Hollywood or New York night club where the only way you could get in is if your name was on the VIP list? And unless you were on the right list you had to wait in a long line. Then the all powerful promoter walks out and scans the line. This is the original and only book which take you step by step on how to produce and promote your own show.
Movies Worth Watching
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Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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This is a small selection of the author's favourite films, from the endearingly romantic Un Homme Et Une Femme to the brilliant-but-execrable Fire Maidens From Outer Space. There may be a concentration on sci-fi, but this reflects the author's own influences. It's a free book, and very nearly worth it.
Stand-up Comedy: Get Started & Manage Your Career
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,430. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This is a great book for any person interested in how to get started as a stand-up comedian. Written by a professional comedian and coach, sections include everything from Open Mike nights to becoming an M.C., then a featured comic and ultimately a headliner. Covered: booking rooms, getting paid, getting an agent, hecklers, and much more. Over 100 chapters on the serious business of comedy.
Higher Straits: The Fearless Interview with David Knopfler
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
In this revealing conversation, 'Dire Straits' co-founder David Knopfler talks about the creative life and how he's protected his integrity as an independent musician
Entertainment Talk Radio Shows
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Price: $20.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The Entertainment ebook includes show title and theme, host name, guest criteria, email, phone (optional), website, best method of contact, and where aired. Covered are art, fashion, movies, music, song writing, TV and comedy.
Adam West: Naked
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Price: Free! Words: 17,590. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Adam West: Naked and other somewhat titillating journalism from Dangerous Ink A collection of Nicolas Wilson's journalism, as it appeared in Dangerous Ink. Read Nic's chats with Ernie Hudson, Adam West, Bruce Campbell, Richard O'Brien, and others. Perversion, strange anecdotes, and hero-worship galore.