Books tagged: film reviews

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101 Movies About Women Directed By Women
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Women want to watch movies that appeal to their sensibilities. This book helps find movies that will deliver. There aren't enough movies about women/women's issues coming out of Hollywood and even fewer feature films directed by women. But there are quite a few available if you look beyond the current fare in the theaters. Find entertaining films and support women directors with this book.
Interzone 240 May - Jun 2012
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Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.72 USD. Words: 53,660. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This issue; new stories by Vylar Kaftan, Ray Cluley, Lavie Tidhar, Elizabeth Bourne, and Tracie Welser; the illustrations + all the usual features: David Langford's Ansible Link(news & obits); Nick Lowe's Mutant Popcorn (film reviews); Tony Lee's Laser Fodder (DVD/Blu-ray reviews); book reviews by Jim Steel's team, including an interview with Nancy Kress + the results of the Readers' Poll.
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
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.
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
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.
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...
Schlock Sleaze & Cheesy Bs
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Price: Free! Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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!
In the Spooklight
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,520. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012 by Bob Booth. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
For the first time, acclaimed film reviewer Michael Arruda's columns from the HWA Newsletter have been collected into IN THE SPOOKLIGHT, an ominbus edition spanning generations of scary movies which any horror film buff is sure to love!
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!
Eyes Wide Open 2012: The Year's 25 Greatest Movies (and 5 Worst)
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Series: Eyes Wide Open, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,310. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Who has time to waste on a bad movie? In this quick and informative guide, film critic Chris Barsanti (Filmology) runs down the best 25 movies from 2012 you should seek out—and the 5 worst you should avoid at all costs! This guide also includes Best-Of lists, Honorable Mentions, DVD reviews, and short essays.
Billson Film Database: short reviews of over 4000 films
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 511,100. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Anne Billson has collected short reviews of over 4000 films into one ebook. You won't find reviews of every film ever made, or of the latest blockbuster, but you will have fun browsing (and perhaps disagreeing with) the personal and often unorthodox opinions of a widely published and respected film writer. Find out which films made her laugh, which made her cry, and which have cats in them!