Books tagged: hollywood

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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.
Best Western Movies: Winning Pictures, Favorite Films and Hollywood "B" Entries
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,690. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
If you're just starting a cowboy movie DVD collection or are a seasoned fan of all things Western, this book is an absolute must. More than 160 films are examined in detail. All-time greats mingle with B-movie gems starring legendary heroes like Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, Bill Boyd. In his reviews, Reid lists the entire cast plus release dates and all essential info: directors, writers, songs, etc.
Tiger Blood! 7 Secrets to Charlie Sheen's Marketing Genius
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011 by Campfire Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
This is a book about marketing and branding. Charlie Sheen has substantially increased the value of his own currency. People are watching him. Whether or not people like what he says or does is not important at all. He has a lot of value because he is a shining light in the darkness. People are attracted to that. Wherever he goes and whatever he does, people will follow.
More Movie Musicals: 100 Best Films plus 20 "B" Pix
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,840. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Musicals detailed range from best-loved movies like An American in Paris, Great Caruso and South Pacific to such personal favorites as Band Wagon, Calamity Jane, Deep In My Heart, Emperor Waltz, Footlight Parade, Fra Diavolo, Hollywood Hotel, Hollywood Party, Kiss, Lillian Russell, Make Mine Music, One Night With You, Roman Scandals, Rose Marie, State Fair, Whoopee! and You Can't Have Everything.
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!
These Great Movies Won No Hollywood Awards: A Film-Lover's Guide to the Best of the Rest
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,020. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
A most interesting book, These Great Movies Won No Hollywood Awards details 142 marvelous films that thrilled audiences and critics, with a special supplement on director Henry Hathaway and his movies. JHR was the first critic to make people aware of Hathaway's importance. At first, only the French critics agreed with John, but now Hathaway is recognized as one of the great masters of the cinema.
A Fly on the Page
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,800. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A Sampler, the opening chapters of the four books in the “Affair” series of seriocomic mystery-thriller novels starring Neil Gulliver and Stevie Marriner that propelled author Robert S. Levinson onto bestseller lists: The Elvis and Marilyn Affair, The James Dean Affair, The John Lennon Affair, and The Andy Warhol Affair (originally published as HOT PAINT), all now available as e-books.
Codename: Dancer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,020. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Bombs, poisoning, arson… Will aspiring ballerina Dani Spevak’s 15 minutes of fame be over before she reaches age 15? Dani and her friends are suddenly at the center of some serious sabotage. And if she doesn’t find out who is behind it, her next pirouette could be her last.
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.
Hollywood Gold: Famous Films of the Forties & Fifties
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,870. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
This book's real meat lies in its extensive cast and camera credits plus background information and reviews on all 160 titles from Adventures of Mark Twain through to You Were Never Lovelier. Most enjoyable of many extras are the inside comments on Ghost of Frankenstein, Humoresque, The Killers, Letter from an Unknown Woman, Nightmare Alley, Niagara, The Thin Man, We're Not Married, Malaya, etc.