Books tagged: film classics

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Great Hollywood Westerns: Classic Pictures, Must-See Movies & "B" Films
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
As many "B" and major "A" westerns are now available on DVD, here's a must-have book for every fan. Beginning with Tim McCoy's "Aces and Eights", this guide winds up with Gene Autry's best, "Yodelin' Kid from Pine Ridge". Other stars include Charles Starrett, Ken Maynard, Roy Rogers, Bill Boyd, Hoot Gibson, Tex Ritter, John Wayne, Buck Jones, Randolph Scott, Bob Steele, Audie Murphy, Alan Ladd.
HOLLYWOOD CLASSICS Index of Movie Titles BOOKS 1-16: "A" - "Z"
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,510. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Directories
Illustrated with no less than 35 classic movie posters from the author's own collection, here is a full list of all the films (over 2,000 of them) extensively detailed and reviewed in books 1 through 16 of the acclaimed Hollywood Classics series. Details include the years of original release and title changes. Also listed are articles such as Best Movies of All Time, Raymond Chandler On Screen.
Mystery, Suspense, Film Noir and Detective Movies On DVD
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 164,150. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
WINNER OF A BRONZE MEDAL in the 2011 Readers Favorite awards! Classic thriller movies are often available on two or more DVD labels. Which is the best? This book tells you. And surprise, surprise! The best is often the least expensive. Why pay $30 for a $2 DVD? Want to find titles you've never seen but would enjoy watching? This cleverly designed book helps you to swiftly examine over 1,200 DVDs.
The Testament of Judith Barton
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,710. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Imagine the cinematic masterpiece Vertigo retold by its tragic heroine.
Jane Eyre (1934): An Essay
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Charlotte Brontë’s dark and brooding story of an abused orphan who becomes the self-possessed governess to a little girl in a strange family comes to the screen stripped of its 19th century social criticisms and laid bare as a pure Rom Com. Blogger Java Bean Rush delves into the 1934 movie in this essay.
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
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.
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.
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: $2.99 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.
Copout
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Donovan Stone loves three things: movies, police work, and his best friend Jessica. But despite being a hero in a terror siege, his abrasive attitude gets him fired from the force. And Jessica won't have him. And his movie posters are gathering dust. But in his dreams Stone processes the clues, and they're coming together. Can he get the police to listen to him before the terrorists strike again?