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400 Minutes of Terror
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Like scary YouTube videos? Don't have a lot of time? Want to watch a whole lot of them in that little bit of time? Then you need a copy of "400 Minutes of Terror." This book contains ultra-short capsule reviews of ultra-short horror film on YouTube. See links, runtimes, super-short synopses and only slightly longer reviews. Find out why these shorts are scary, and go catch them for yourself.
The English Teacher’s Guide to the Hamilton Musical: Symbols, Allegory, Metafiction, and Clever Language
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,570. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
The high school or college English class offers a long list of technical terms: Symbolism, Irony, Metafiction, Allegory, Metaphor… here’s the list, from Absurdity to Zeugma, all defined through the clever wordplay of Hamilton.
We're Home: Fandom, Fun, and Hidden Homages in Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,420. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Star Wars: The Force Awakens is crammed with delightful references – there are stacks of easter eggs, famous cameos, nods to the Extended Universe and computer games. Here they’re all listed and described for discerning fans.
A Rey of Hope: Feminism, Symbolism and Hidden Gems in Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,210. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
A guide to the feminist tropes and deep symbols in Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Red, Blue, and Bronze: Inside the Symbols of the Wonder Woman Film
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,900. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Deep analysis of the Wonder Woman film. In fact, a deep symbolism lurks behind Diana’s lasso, shield, and crown, especially the new film versions. Why is her island filled with shells and spirals? As she explores Edwardian London, and mucks through the trenches, how is her journey particularly superheroic? The characters, their origins, and the nuances of feminism reveal much.
Stony volcano
Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Boredom and free time have launched many adventures. Some are not afraid to 'go there.' This story, Stony Volcano, goes there. Don't be afraid, the 'there' in this story is a ridiculous, stupid place beyond logic and reason and is presented for entertainment purposes only. The only thing scary about it is that it is all true, maybe. Ha-ha-ha!
Mata Hari Erotic Dancer and Courtesan - and Spy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Mata Hari's life from promiscuous girl to courtesan to erotic dancer and to spy. Many pictures for each stage of her life are provided.
I Found it at the Movies: Neo-Noir Reviews
Series: Movie Reviews. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
A short, tongue-in-cheek guide to neo-noir movies. Like Pauline Kael only cooler! Looking for a no-holds-barred, honest opinion about modern film noir? In a world flooded with entertainment options, this collection will provide a heads-up about what might appeal to you. If you like hardboiled crime and noir movies, this collection covers some of the best and not-so-best choices in neo-noir.
Riding Some Wild Tangents
Price: Free! Words: 57,520. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
A collection of "wild tangents" of an atheist, anti-theist, anti-religionist. Some humor in life, but mostly religious criticism.
In the Spooklight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,590. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
IN THE SPOOKLIGHT is a collection of 115 horror movie review columns by Stoker nominated author and film critic Michael Arruda, covering movies from the silent era up until today. The column "In the Spooklight" has appeared monthly in the pages of THE OFFICIAL NEWSLETTER OF THE HORROR WRITERS ASSOCIATION since the summer of 2000.
Hannibal Lecter: Transhumanist Icon
You set the price! Words: 4,780. Language: American English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
It's one of the oldest and most enduring of human dreams― the drive to become like gods. But the gods don't necessarily share our morals. This is the original, unaltered 2005 essay that was part review of Thomas Harris's Hannibal series, and part meditation on what it really means to transcend our humanity.
Banned and Blacklisted: Too Hot for Hollywood
Price: Free! Words: 16,690. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
This volume from Classic Movie Blog Association (CMBA) features essays on key films that experienced bans as well as various Hollywood talents that were impacted by the blacklist. These entries were featured in the Winter 2017 CMBA Blogathon, as written by bloggers belonging to CMBA. A selection of the resulting articles has been published here for the enjoyment of fellow classic film fans.
Bearly Gods: A Review of Grizzly Man
You set the price! Words: 2,140. Language: American English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
For thirteen seasons Timothy Treadwell lived among the brown grizzly bears of Alaska's Katmai National Park. At the end of his thirteenth season, one of the bears ate him. Two years after his death it fell to director Werner Herzog to assemble Treadwell's last footage,into a film called Grizzly Man. This review is my response to one of the most powerful movies I have ever seen.
It's Always Dark in the Amazon Jungle! Dwayne Johnson! Where is the Rock When You Need him?
Price: Free! Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
It is like the dark in the Amazon Jungle, very scary. Dwayne Johnson rules in the jungle.
Things I Will Never Tell You Vol:1
Series: Things I Will Never Tell You. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Various topics including achievement relative to ghost people. Some basic history and some basic concepts relative to achievement of the task.This book contains information relative to ghost people and that should be considered if you are not one.
Demons' Arcturians Metalexicon Logodynamics
Price: Free! Words: 113,400. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Demons' Arcturians Metalexicon Logodynamics
Celebrity Spies, True Stories, Book 1, Actors
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,920. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Celebrity Spies, Book I - Actors, features over fifty actors who actively participated in espionage activities or worked directly with the intelligence services. The book features true stories, biographies and filmographies from 'real-life' spies as well as fascinating trivia and over one hundred and fifty images.
Notes on Ghost People
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Some history as well as some practical applications as well as a some eventualities as a result of the situation.
Hollywood on Hollywood: Essays on Ten Films About Tinseltown
Price: Free! Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Features essays on What Price Hollywood? (1932), Young and Beautiful (1934), Hollywood Cavalcade (1939), Callaway Went Thataway (1951), The Big Knife (1955), Sunset Boulevard (1950), In a Lonely Place (1950), Hollywood Story (1951), The Player (1992), and L.A. Confidential (1997).
Killer B's Comedy: Wild
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,020. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
The iTunes Movie Guru (Emeritus) shares his selection of the 101 best unknown, most insanely crazy comedies available on demand and on DVD, excerpted from KILLER B’s Vols. 1 & 2. Discover 101 of the wildest, loudest, edgiest, most madcap, anarchic, rowdy, raucous, exaggerated, over the top, boisterous, twisted, outrageous, uproarious, and just plain crazy comedies you’ve (probably) never seen!

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