Books tagged: film and culture

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Vivid Scribe Collected Features volume 2
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Price: Free! Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
A second volume of pop culture themed feature articles from Vivid Scribe, plus an all new essay written especially for this book.
Confessions of a Fanboy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,990. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Star Wars has generated an amazing fan base, and people all over the world from different generations have stories about growing up with it. This is one of those stories.
A Screenwriters Guide to Watching Movies
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Are you writing a screenplay? Did someone tell you "go watch movies and learn from what they did"? Do you have the foggiest idea how to do that? Right. Then this book is for YOU!
Joi Lansing Singer, TV Actress And B-Movie Icon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Joi Lansing died an untimely death in 1972. She was a multi-talented performer signed by MGM in the 1940s. Her curvy figure and facial beauty proved to be hindrances. They restricted her to playing "dumb blondes". Despite the stereotypes she was in steady demand as a singer, nightclub performer, as well as a stage, TV, and movie actress. My E-book focuses on her immense versatility and creativity.
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.
Film Critic: A Decade Behind the Scenes in the Movie Industry
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
"Film Critic: A Decade Behind the Scenes in the Movies Industry" is an insider look at the world of criticism, celebrity interviews, and movies. Ever wanted to know how a professional critic goes about his or her job? "Film Critic" alternates between hilarious and serious, offering something for writers and movie fans alike!
Starlet's Web (The Starlet Series, #1)
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Series: Starlet's Stories, Book 1 · The Starlet. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,050. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Love. Lies. Acting. Discover the young adult coming of age Starlet Series and uncover the life of a talented actress caught in Hollywood's web of lies. Fans of Nicholas Sparks' A Walk to Remember will find a new hero to root for in the good-hearted Manuel and cheer for the struggling Hollywood starlet, Liana Marie.
Starlet's Run (The Starlet Series, #2)
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Series: Starlet's Stories, Book 2 · The Starlet. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,420. Language: American English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Love. Intentions. Acting. Life is more complicated than a Hollywood story. Teen actress, Liana Marie, loves smart student athlete, Manuel. She endures brain surgery, reconnects with her Native American family in Montana, and returns to Santa Monica, California to work. But when Lia's scripts speak for her and drama becomes her life, can Lia and Manny find the strength to run their own lines?