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Capucine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Few persons aside from her closest friends knew that Capucine suffered greatly from depression. In fact she was a manic depressive who retreated to her apartment in Lausanne, Switzerland for privacy. She lived there when she died in 1990 and had been a Swiss resident since 1961. A lovely, exotic woman her features have been described as Nefertiti like. She was also rumored to be a transsexual.
Brigitte Helm
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Brigitte Helm was a mercurial actress. Convicted by a Third Reich court of running over an elderly woman in her auto, Brigitte's career began after her mother sent her photo to the wife of German film director Fritz Lang. Versatile and reclusive she married a German industrialist. Brigitte refused most requests for interviews in her later years. I have researched my e-book using vintage newspapers
Marie Prevost Canadian Film Actress of Early Hollywood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Marie Prevost rose from a bit player in a mob scene in a Mack Sennett produced comedy to become the lead actress of numerous silent films from the mid to late 1920s. My research has uncovered facts from ancestry records and newspaper clippings that fill in the blanks of many events in her short life. Tragically Marie's decline was a precipitous one, which ruined her health and left her dead at 38.
Marian Nixon Hollywood Motion Picture Actress
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Marian Nixon led an eventful life after she left her native Wisconsin for Minneapolis and then Hollywood. She relished the brisk life of vaudeville, the new towns and settings, the different people she met along the way, etc. However, she realized that she would not become a great dancer. She left the stage and her ballet troupe and made it big as a leading lady in early silent and sound movies.
Greta Nissen Norwegian Star of Stage and Film
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Greta Nissen's career took a nose dive with the advent of sound motion pictures. The transition to sound came quickly in 1929 and there was little time for actors and actresses who weren't prepared for the new medium. Greta's biggest problem was her thick Norwegian accent. If not for this flaw she might have become one of film's greatest early stars. My e-book chronicles her stage and film career.
The Life & Death of Ginger Rogers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book is a focused biographical account of the life of Oscar Winning Hollywood actress, Ginger Rogers. It profiles her early life and how her career took off in Hollywood. This book also highlights her most important achievements as an actress before describing her last days and how she passed away.
The Life & Death of Vivien Leigh
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book is a focused biographical account of the life of Oscar Winning Hollywood actress, Vivien Leigh. It profiles her early life and how her career took off in Hollywood. This book also highlights her most important achievements as an actress before describing her last days and how she passed away.
The Life & Death of Bette Davis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book is a focused biographical account of the life of Oscar Winning Hollywood actress, Bette Davis. It profiles her early life and how her career took off in Hollywood. This book also highlights her most important achievements as an actress before describing her last days and how she passed away.
The Life & Death of Claudette Colbert
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book is a focused biographical account of the life of Oscar Winning Hollywood actress, Claudette Colbert. It profiles her early life and how her career took off in Hollywood. This book also highlights her most important achievements as an actress before describing her last days and how she passed away.
The Life & Death of Katharine Hepburn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book is a focused biographical account of the life of Oscar Winning Hollywood actress, Katharine Hepburn. It profiles her early life and how her career took off in Hollywood. This book also highlights her most important achievements as an actress before describing her last days and how she passed away.
The Life & Death of Helen Hayes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book is a focused biographical account of the life of Oscar Winning Hollywood actress, Helen Hayes. It profiles her early life and how her career took off in Hollywood. This book also highlights her most important achievements as an actress before describing her last days and how she passed away.
The Life & Death of Marie Dressler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book is a focused biographical account of the life of Oscar Winning Hollywood actress, Marie Dressler. It profiles her early life and how her career took off in Hollywood. This book also highlights her most important achievements as an actress before describing her last days and how she passed away.
The Life & Death of Norma Shearer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book is a focused biographical account of the life of Oscar Winning Hollywood actress, Norma Shearer. It profiles her early life and how her career took off in Hollywood. This book also highlights her most important achievements as an actress before describing her last days and how she passed away.
The Life & Death of Mary Pickford
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book is a focused biographical account of the life of Oscar Winning Hollywood actress, Mary Pickford. It profiles her early life and how her career took off in Hollywood. This book also highlights her most important achievements as an actress before describing her last days and how she passed away.
The Life & Death of Janet Gaynor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book is a focused biographical account of the life of Oscar Winning Hollywood actress, Janet Gaynor. It profiles her early life and how her career took off in Hollywood. This book also highlights her most important achievements as an actress before describing her last days and how she passed away.
Vertigo: the Making of Hitchcock Classic Special Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Special edition of the the bestselling Vertigo: The Making of a Hitchcock Classic. The new e-text has images, a new preface and additional commentary on Vertigo's selection as the Best Film Ever Made by the BFI's Sight and Sound.
El cine, decima musa
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 94,250. Language: Spanish. Published: November 17, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Alejo Carpentier fue un testigo de excepcion en cuanto a como el cinematografico se afianzo como espectaculo en los inicios del siglo XX. Por ofrecer un testimonio excepcional de un receptor privilegiado que observó sus posibilidades estéticas, sus potencialidades técnicas o sus derivaciones sociológicas, compilamos estos textos, que el lector de nuestros días disfrutará gratamente.
Cult movies. Películas para llevarse al infierno
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: Spanish. Published: August 24, 2013 by Erres Proyectos Digitales, S.L.U.. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Como el subtítulo indica, estamos ante un catálogo de películas «para llevarse al infierno», cintas anómalas, hipnóticas, desasosegantes; films que sacuden al espectador por lo extraño, por lo insólito, por lo novedoso e incluso por lo insospechado.
Pantalla zurda
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,170. Language: Spanish. Published: August 22, 2013 by Erres Proyectos Digitales, S.L.U.. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Original y siempre contracorriente, reacio a sujetarse a cualquier pensamiento preconcebido, Fernando Márquez, «el Zurdo», nos ofrece en este libro sus impresiones sobre el cine. Todo un catálogo de fascinaciones (y alguna que otra repugnancia) que se aparta de lo establecido.
Look, Up on the Screen! The Big Book of Superhero Movie Reviews
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,140. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013 by Coscom Entertainment. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Lifelong superhero fan and author A.P. Fuchs has made it his mission to see every superhero movie that’s been brought to screen. Collected here are his first one hundred reviews, covering the major blockbusters of today to the lesser-known super flicks of yesterday along with everything in between.