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On Behalf of the Committee: A History of Northern Comedy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 252,640. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
It's a comedy fact. From Industrial Revolution to digital era - via music hall, radio, Variety, television, clubland & cinema - northern-born comedians have been at the heart of British popular culture. This witty and informative history investigates why that should be so, while celebrating some of Britain's best-loved funny folk from George Formby to Les Dawson to to Peter Kay
Petroleum Oil and Hollywood Films
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Chase Leo studies the creativity of filmmakers in Hollywood to break into the character of petroleum. Petroleum is the character used to win Oscar Awards to further a filmmakers career.
Hollywood Mysteries
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 77,070. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Haldolen. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A book that reveals some of the most starkly startling stories beyond the headlines about the mysterious deaths of Hollywood stars during the early development of the film industry. Read about: Fatty Arbuckle, William Desmond Taylor, Jean Harlow, Thelma Todd, Lana Turner, Marilyn Monroe
Ready When You Are: Cecil B. DeMille's Ten Commandments for Success
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,040. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013 by New Way Press. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
What if the legendary director who invented Hollywood offered you his personal secrets to great achievement? Acclaimed Director Steven Spielberg credited DeMille for teaching him "How to put a lot of money on the big screen and then make the studios pay for it." Let DeMille teach you his Ten Commandments for Success.
An Excuse For Company Volume 4: The Other Three Loves
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Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
A magazine from different book bloggers around the web. This month's issue - The Other Three Loves
The Ultimate World of Warcraft Mists of Pandaria Gold Making Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
The Mists of Pandaria expansion is one of the best resources to make gold in World of Warcraft. My Guide will show you how to make up to 1,500 gold per hour in Mists of Pandaria.
Streetwise
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Streetwise is the premier guide to taking your magic to the streets. Utilizing his 30+ years of performing experience, The Blackbelt Magician will supply you with the tricks and tips you need to not only survive, but thrive on the street. Whether you are a beginner or seasoned pro, this book will give you the confidence you need to hit the bricks and entertain the most skeptic crowd.
Dutch Tilt, Aussie Auteur: The Films of Rolf de Heer (2nd Edition)
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Price: Free! Words: 45,150. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Rolf de Heer is Australia’s most successful and unpredictable film-maker, with 13 feature films of widely varying style and genre to his name. This auteur analysis of his oeuvre, however, suggests that there is a signature world view to be detected in most of his work, and that he (quite possibly unconsciously) promotes unlikely protagonists who are non-hyper masculine, child-like and nurturing.
Reel Quick Movie Reviews
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Price: Free! Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Updated 9/6/2014 Reviews are added periodically, so check back. So if you like to sit home in your PJ’s and watch movies with a reasonably priced giant bag of popcorn and your favorite beverage, and dislike long reviews that analyze the entire plot when all you wanted to know was what the movie was about, then hang on to your popcorn because here we go!
Why are Movie Stars So Short?
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Series: Steve's Essays. Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Yes indeed! Why are movie stars so short? Find out here. [Article - 1611 words - 4 pages]
The Carpe Noctem Interviews - Volume Three
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Series: The Carpe Noctem Interviews, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,210. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
ZED PRESENTS... The Carpe Noctem Interviews - Volume Three. The third offering of classic Carpe Noctem interviews by Thom Carnell features in-depth conversations with Alex Ross, Brian Pulido, David Mack, Diamanda Galas, Jhonen Vasquez, Screaming Mad George, Tom Savini, Tim Cridland, Jon J Muth, Cliff Nielsen, Joe Jusko, and Klay Scott.
An Excuse For Company Volume 3: New Beginnings
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Price: Free! Words: 8,790. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A magazine from different book bloggers around the web. This month's issue - New Beginnings
Guide To Being Famous in the UK
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
If you want to become an actor, actress, singer, dancer or tv presenter but have no idea where to begin, then this is the eBook for YOU.
Piers Morgan is Running America
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Series: Steve's Essays. Price: Free! Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Well we have an odd situation here don't we? A British Anchor is telling Americans what to do! Read about it here... [Article - Humor - 1000 words]
Dave Maynard Spin, The
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012 by Rosstrum Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Dave Maynard spent nearly 50 years in broadcasting. This book contains humorous and historical recollections of his career. Included are interviews with many legendary entertainers and political figures as well as stories gathered from his travels as leader of the first tour groups ever allowed into Russia and China. He also hosted what is referred to as the forerunner to Star Search.
Unsafe On Any Screen
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
If you love trash cinema — or just movies in general — then UNSAFE ON ANY SCREEN is the book for you! Compiled from the works of Scott S. Phillips, indie filmmaker, writer, and former video store owner, UNSAFE is a conversational guide to cheesy movies — a wild, entertaining read that’s like sitting around talking with your movie-loving friends on a Saturday night.
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!
Dizzy: A Fictional Memoir
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,210. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Inspired by Arthur Wooten's life, Dizzy is a unique read in that it’s a fictional memoir that marries two genres: an exciting backstage show business tale coupled with a frightening medical drama. Angie Styles, a beloved Broadway star, is struck down at the height of her career by a mysterious disease and is forced to reexamine her life and the people in it as she fights to survive.
The Least Action Heroes
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Price: Free! Words: 11,130. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Bad action movies may be the guiltiest of pleasures, but they're also a ton of fun. Whether you're watching Rutger Hauer fight a rubber-suited monster or Chuck Norris single-handedly thwarting a Communist invasion, there's a strange appeal to their occasionally inept, often silly shenanigans. This book is an in-depth celebration of such films, including the likes of Hercules, Silent Rage, etc.
The Official Monologue Guide to Securing Agents, Managers, and Roles
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,130. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
“The Official Monologue Guide to Securing Agents, Managers, and Roles” covers all the necessities required to gain the attention of a casting agent or the eye of a talent representative. The monologues in this book are unique, deep, concise, contemporary, and most of all real! The characters you’ll find throughout these pages can easily grace the screens of HBO and Nickelodeon.