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Benevolent Siren: Remembering Louise Brooks
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Louise Brooks endures as one of silent film's most charismatic and contemporary performers. Immortalized in Pandora's Box, she left a disinterested Hollywood to suffer years of hardship until finding a new career as an author. Later in life, an admiring 20-year old managed to pry a chink into the armor of the reclusive actress, establishing a friendship that revealed a hidden, gentler side.
Movies That Witness Madness Part V
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Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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Which film repeats a shot of Sybil Danning disrobing seventeen times during the end credits? Why did it cause Christopher Lee to apologize to director Joe Dante? And did he know he was appearing in a send-up? In part 5 of this ongoing series, you'll get the answers to these burning questions as well as discovering why we never got to see David Hasselhoff in Pet Sematary 3...
How To a Pro in FIFA
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
All you need in order to become a pro in playing FIFA games, and beat all your opponents
ActingSmarts on Local and Regional Theatres
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,070. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
If you ever find yourself in an audition situation where a monologue is called for and you show up without one, don’t despair. While obviously it is better to be prepared–you could have just learned of the audition, offer to read a monologue or piece from the play itself. If you are a good cold-reader this can be acceptable to some directors, but understand the risk of not coming prepared.
Movies That Witness Madness Part IV
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Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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Movies That Witness Madness is an ongoing series exploring the trashy, schlocky, silly joys of midnight cinema. Part IV, "Dwain Esper Goes To The Drive-In" focuses on the peddlers of cheap Drive-In movies who became the kings of turning a profit from trash, including Herscell Gordon Lewis and Al Adamson.
Framing the Illusions: Navigating the Difficult Landscape of Development and Financing for the Independent Filmmaker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,720. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This book covers all the processes of development, how to proceed and what is expected through each phase, from script to casting and distribution to financing, including how to identify scams. It is specifically targeted to the emerging filmmaker, the guerrilla filmmaker and the low-budget filmmaker. It is dedicated to those who are trying to keep the low-budget indie film market alive.
Movies That Witness Madness Part III
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Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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Movies That Witness Madness is an ongoing series extolling the trashy, schlocky stupid joys of midnight cinema. In Part 3, you'll discover which film left a drug-addled Stephen King helpless with laughter, how Neil Sedaka was humiliated by a jellyfish and find out which director got their start on Korea-made King Kong knock-off.
No Bulls#!t Social Media Marketing - Tips & Tricks on how to Create & Sustain a Solid Online Presence on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest & Google+ for the Entertainment Industry
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A social media ebook for developing a solid strategy to get ahead in the Entertainment Industry.
Revista EnCubierta - Septiembre de 2012
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Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 17,770. Language: Spanish. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Encubierta es la primera revista sobre ebooks que va donde están los lectores. Cada mes recoge extractos de las novedades en ebook más interesantes y entrevistas con sus autores. En este número exploramos las relaciones entre cine y literatura con entrevistas a David Peace, Jorge Ferraro, Ángel Codón y Paco León.
Movies That Witness Madness Part II
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Price: Free! Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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Movies That Witness Madness is an ongoing series dedicated to the trashy, schlocky, stupid joys of Midnight Cinema. Part II, "Strange Invaders", includes Cat Women Of The Moon, Santa Claus Conquers The Martians and Teenagers From Outer Space.
I Could Smell the Sweat! West Side Story (1961) on the Big Screen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
A blogger watches a classic movie in the cinema and discovers details that she has never noticed.
“Evil is Everywhere” The Politics of George Lucas and the Representations of War and Totalitarian Power in the Star Wars Prequels
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You set the price! Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This essay “Evil is Everywhere” discusses the personal politics of George Lucas and the ways in which war and totalitarian power are represented in his films with a case study of the Star Wars prequels.
King of the Turkeys: Michael Caine in America
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012 by Robert Cettl. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Though an internationally acclaimed, Academy Award winning Actor, Michael Caine has done more flops in American cinema than most actors would care to inlcude on their CV. From Ashanti to The Swarm, The Black Windmill to Jaws the Revenge, this e-book explores the world of Michael Caine's flops, the turkeys that his most ardent fans nevertheless adore.
Magic Tricks For Beginners
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
If you're a beginner and want to learn easy and quick magic tricks, you've come to right place. Easy to follow instructions to learn the basics of card tricks, coin trickery, levitating illusions and street magician tactics... Learn to perform magic with ordinary things from around the house. Perform magic tricks at your kid's birthday party. Amaze your friends and relatives.
Voice Over Agencies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by Get Creative, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Whether you're just starting out as a voice over actor or are looking for new representation, you'll need an updated list of agencies. "Voice Over Agencies" contains a comprehensive listing of agencies in the United States that represent voice talent, from commercial voice over to animation to general voice over work.
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.
When Jesus Came to Hollywood
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A good man, a prophet, a healer, a teacher, the Son of God? Humanity’s understanding of Jesus of Nazareth changes from generation to generation. For the last 120-plus years one of the major formative influences on what we think about Jesus has been movies. 'When Jesus Came to Hollywood' looks at the filmic Jesus and comes up with some surprising facts and conclusions.
Bullitt Points: Memories of Steve McQueen and Bullitt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by SansTree. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
My father was the SF Police Department Liaison to Warner Brothers. I grew up around the sets, met many of the actors, and was a SAG actor and stand-in for TV series and movies. Some of my most cherished memories are of Steve McQueen. I put these memories in an e-book, Bullitt Points: Memories of Steve McQueen and Bullitt. 100% of proceeds of sales go to Boys Republic, McQueen's favorite charity.
Tips for First Time Cruisers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
If you've been thinking about a cruise, but don't know if you'd like it, or if you've just booked your first cruise and have no idea what to do next, this book is for you. It covers everything from how to decide on a cruise to what to pack and all of your entertainment options on the ship and in port. This book is a great way to make sure you don't miss anything on your first cruise.
Instant Songwriting: Musical Improv from Dunce to Diva Part 2 (Decent Level)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Songwriting
Instant Songwriting is the ultimate how-to book for musical improvisers and an excellent resource for songwriters. Nancy Howland Walker guides you with clear, logical and fun step-by-step exercises, from the very basics of putting a song together, to highly advanced song techniques. Musical tracks are included for each exercise – to accompany you as you practice and master each step along the way.