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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: 14,180. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Updated 5/5/2014 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 whether the movie was good or not, 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.
Your Band Is A Virus - Expanded Edition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,590. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
“Your Band Is A Virus! Expanded Edition” is the bigger and better sequel to 2010's bestselling book "Your Band Is A Virus - Behind-the-Scenes & Viral Marketing for the Independent Musician". Almost double the size of it's predecessor, "Your Band Is A Virus! Expanded Edition" is the ultimate music marketing guide for serious independent musicians and bands.
An Excuse For Company Volume 2
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Price: Free! Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A magazine from different book bloggers around the web. This month's issue - The Christmas Issue.
Movies That Witness Madness Part VII
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Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Just because a movie "falls off the screen" doesn't mean it can't be entertaining. Especially if it ends with a naked Susan Strasberg shooting lasers at a 400 year old Indian Medicine Man. In space. In Part 7, "Hollywood Horses#1t", you'll get the lowdown on such incomparable cinematic travesties as The Manitou, Megaforce, House of the Dead and many more...
In Mind: Lessons in Mind Reading and Mentalism
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Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Would you like the ability to read other peoples’ minds? Predict the future? Give incredible demonstrations that would strike awe into any audience? In Mind - will give you this ability – guaranteed. With the popularity of the excellent American crime drama “The Mentalist” there has been a resurgence of interest in what may be termed “tricks of the mind”
How I Made a Feature Length Movie For Just a Few Hundred Dollars
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
In this educational book, I’m going to talk about what you should do and what you should avoid, when you consider making a movie on a very low budget. I will thoroughly explain to you how I made my feature film with just a few hundred dollars.
Hitting Your Mark
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
film acting is different than stage acting. this book tells you why and what you need to do about it. an actor's training is all on stage. The first time on a film set can be a mass of cameras, lights, wires and people. (who are all those people and what are they doing? and what do they want from me?) we also get into the psyche, rejection, success, competition and the art of auditioning.
How to be a Mentalist
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Series: How to be a Mentalist, Book 1. Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
/ men- ta –list / noun “Someone who uses mental acuity, hypnosis and/or suggestion A master manipulator of thought and behavior” This is actually a good definition of what a mentalist is – but it is not a full definition. It is the definition given to a fictional character on a rather good American crime drama – “The Mentalist” - which follows the exploits of former "psychic" Patrick Jane.