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Movies International: America's Best, Britain's Finest
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,770. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
British moviegoers love U.S. films. Why? A cinema manager in London's East End told me: "People come to the movies to get lost. They don't want to see Frank Sinatra in a U.K. movie, treading the same dreary streets they live in, day in, day out. They want Frank transported to a magic world, or a different world. That's what Hollywood supplies. British films are too realistic, too down-to-earth."
How To Produce Your Own Theater Show
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,560. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A practical guide for performing magicians.
Hollywood's Miracles of Movie Entertainment: Classic Films from a Golden Era
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,130. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
What do all Hollywood's marvelous classic movies have in common? To me, they're all miracles of entertainment. Here are 125 of the best vintage, brought together with full credits, background information and up-to-date reviews in a spellbinding book that also includes a piece on director Charles Vidor (Cover Girl, Gilda, Rhapsody, Love Me Or Leave Me, etc.) and a breakdown of The Wolf Man series.
The Day Before - Prince William & Kate's Royal Wedding
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The buzz and information on the Royal Wedding of Prince William & Kate Middleton up to the day before the big event. A book of keepsake pictures and information loaded on the families. A great guide to bring you up to date with what is happening when you are miles away from the RAZZMATAZZ!!!
CinemaScope One: Stupendous in 'Scope
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,160. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
As usual, Reid gives all the info sought by movie-lovers. He not only covers well-known wide-screen movies like Auntie Mame, Pal Joey, Star Wars, 23 Paces to Baker Street, Comanche Station, Hombre, Manhattan, Man of the West, McCabe and Mrs Miller, Pal Joey, The Swan, 3 Faces of Eve, Bad Day at Black Rock, 23 Paces to Baker Street, Tony Rome; but also details 3-D's Inferno, Gorilla at Large, etc.
HEROES
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Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This is a book of Poetry/Lyrics written about and dedicated to The Armed Forces.
Talent Searches Exposed
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Hopefully the factual information presented in this EBook about Talent Searches and Talent Auditions, will help educated the public to be aware of the process that is taking place all over the country, as well as in Canada. It’s time that the word is spread to stop this ongoing process and put an end to hundreds of thousands of people being stripped of their DREAMS financially.
Hollywood "B" Movies: A Treasury of Spills, Chills & Thrills
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,280. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
To moviegoers, the "B" was a movie of less appeal than the main feature. To a cinema manager, however, a "B" was any film at all with a running time less than 70 minutes. To the exchange, a "B" meant a feature that had to be sold to exhibitors at the cheapest price. This book extensively covers all three of these categories. Patrons did have favorites. Mysteries and series pictures were popular.
How To Get Started As an Independent Recording Artists On Your Own
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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In this reference guide there are basic tips provided for aspiring singers who would like to pursue a singing career but don't know where to start. Speaking from first-hand experience, I will share with you some tips on how to initiate the process of taking the first steps in developing, exposing and showcasing your musical talent.
Terminating Hollywood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,880. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Prepare to say "Ha-ha-hasta la vista, baby!" with the funniest book on movies since Bugs Bunny's memoirs. From a Biblical Tom Cruise to directorial death-fights, and Trailer Guy's lies to Gandhi reimagined as Yoda, not to mention the dumbest character names ever, Terminating Hollywood will have them rolling in the aisles. Maybe not laughing much, but definitely rolling. To insanity - and beyond!
Forgotten Hollywood Forgotten History
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,050. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Forgotten Hollywood Forgotten History tells America's story through the eyes of character actors during Hollywood's Golden Age including Claude Rains, Basil Rathbone, Walter Brennan, and Van Heflin.
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.
Films Famous, Fanciful, Frolicsome & Fantastic: Classic Movies from Cinema's Golden Age
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,840. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
A book that examined all my favorite films! That aim proved impossible. I have so many! But I did manage to detail Alias Nick Beal, Arabian Nights, Band Wagon, Easy Living, Elephant Walk, Fabiola, Far Country, 5th Chair, 5000 Fingers of Dr T, Foreign Affair, Green Pastures, Heartbeat, Iron Horse, Love, Narrow Margin, October Man, Quiet Man, Quo Vadis, Rope, Tall T, Tall Target, and many more.
On Creative Writing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Full Court Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Fiction demands a working knowledge of many points of craft that can be taught and learned. In On Creative Writing the process of writing fiction is demystified and cut in palatable bites to help any writer who has the passion and mad desire to tell a story.
Movie Mystery & Suspense
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,110. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This detailed book covers many legendary movies, including The Big Sleep, To Have and Have Not, Big Carnival, Angel Face, The High Wall, Johnny Allegro, House of Strangers, Union Station, O.S.S., Real Glory, Phantom Creeps, His Kind of Woman, Sherlock Holmes Faces Death and My Name Is Julia Ross. Surprises include bonus monographs on director Robert Siodmak and producer/director Otto Preminger!
Great Cinema Detectives: Best Movies of Mystery, Suspense & Film Noir
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
One of John Howard Reid's most informative and interesting books, this is an invaluable guide not only for film buffs, but for all admirers of cinema entertainments, whether they be movie fans or DVD collectors. True, you may not agree with some of JHR's comments, but that is the beauty of these books. They give readers something to think about. And you may be alerted to buy DVDs of many movies.
Sing With Confidence Quick and Easy Tips to Help You Shine
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Andrea's hope is that you will use the tips in "Sing With Confidence: Quick and Easy Tips To Help You Shine" to become the singer you want to be. When you work to achieve the whole package, you will sing with confidence-and you will certainly shine!
CinemaScope 3: Hollywood Takes the Plunge: A Detailed Survey of 164 Wide-Screen Movies
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,290. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Crammed full of facts on each selected film, including actors and their characters, synopses and reviews, plus lots of fascinating background information, "CinemaScope 3: Hollywood Takes the Plunge" is a truly massive book, detailing over 160 movies originally released in that wide-screen process. This book is an absolute must-have for the classic movie fan who watches TCM or enjoys vintage DVDs.
The Underground Eagle Strikes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,900. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The monthly e-zine dedicated to social commentary and analysis, featuring: One Wiki-Leak Too Many / Time Travelers Are Among Us / Keep Learning Or Die / How I Helped RFK / America Is The World and more...
POPULAR PICTURES of the Hollywood 1940s
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,140. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
John Howard Reid's latest offering is every bit as idiosyncratic as his previous books in this series, and equally compulsive reading for film buffs. The present book provides a wealth of information. Reid finds much to admire in the films he writes about. He is a full-fledged movie buff, but not a drooling one. More than 130 films are featured in this surprising book. Film criticism at its best!