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The Greatest UNAUTHORIZED Doctor Stories! Volume Two
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,170. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
In 1989, Doctor Who went off the air. But dedicated fans wouldn't let it go. Some of them started producing their own Doctor Who Adventures, and they never stopped. The second volume of reviews and essays that chart a hidden history of new Doctors, Female Doctors, Black Doctors, Doctors from around the world, from the 1990's to the present day. The fan films that rivalled the show itself.
The Movies of Amy Yip
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Amy Yip shot to stardom in the early 90's Hong Kong Movie scene becoming one of the biggest stars in Southeast Asia, but just as quickly would disappear from the public eye. Read about her movies, her life, her TV career, her music and more in this first of its kind book about a Hong Kong Celebrity Legend!
The Actor's Step-By-Step Guide To Casting Call Submissions
Series: No-Nonsense Books For Actors. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
THE ACTOR'S STEP-BY-STEP-GUIDE TO CASTING CALL SUBMISSIONS is the only book available for actors that provides a step-by-step plan for casting call submissions to help you take control of your acting career, get noticed, get auditioned, and get hired as a professional actor.
The Ultimate General Knowledge Quiz Book
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles, & brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This book has been produced for entertainment; to bring fun and further your knowledge! The questions have been compiled with the reader in mind. A whole host of subjects have been covered all ranging in difficulty level. Some of the chosen subjects include; music, famous people, sport, history, geography, solar system, animals, natural disasters, countries, cities, anagrams, inventors & US States
Movies International: America's Best, Britain's Finest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,770. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
British moviegoers love U.S. films. Why? A cinema manager in London's East End told me: "People come to the movies to get lost. They don't want to see Frank Sinatra in a U.K. movie, treading the same dreary streets they live in, day in, day out. They want Frank transported to a magic world, or a different world. That's what Hollywood supplies. British films are too realistic, too down-to-earth."
Sell Your Idea to Television
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,880. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by Dee LaDuke and Mark Alton Brown. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
You dream of a career in television. Or you currently work in television and can’t wait to get to the level where you can create and sell your own show. We're here to tell you that it can be done. You can have a career in television. You can sell your idea to television.
Instant Songwriting: Musical Improv from Dunce to Diva Part 2 (Decent Level)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Songwriting, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Instant Songwriting is the ultimate how-to book for musical improvisers and an excellent resource for songwriters. Nancy Howland Walker guides you with clear, logical and fun step-by-step exercises, from the very basics of putting a song together, to highly advanced song techniques. Musical tracks are included for each exercise – to accompany you as you practice and master each step along the way.
Who Tells Your Story? History, Pop Culture, and Hidden Meanings in the Musical Phenomenon Hamilton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,180. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Hamilton, the hip-hop rap musical, has revolutionized theater. Along with themes, symbols, history, and deeper meanings, we’ll explore how the show hauntingly echoes today’s political climate and hottest issues. As the musical extends a mirror of vibrant, diverse, passionate America, it captivates all who discover it.
Kernels to Storytelling Mastery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,390. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Screenplays » Action Adventure, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Bill Johnson reviews popular movies like Groundhog Day, Lethal Weapon, and Die Hard to set out principles of storytelling.
Why Do Dramas Do That? Part 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,560. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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Have you ever devoted sixteen hours to watching a Korean drama and been left wondering, "Why do dramas do that?" The creators of popular television blog Dramabeans.com deconstruct Korean drama tropes and explain cultural nuances that regularly get lost in translation. An essential guide for longtime drama-lovers and new fans alike.
Talk Jamaican
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
No problem mon, Soon cum, Irie, Rastafari. These are a few Jamaican words many foreigners learn quickly and happily use as they enjoy vibrant Jamaican music, culture, sample the food or even travel to the extremely scenic island on vacation. But the language is far more colorful and expressive than that and Talk Jamaican gives a quick and useful lesson into many words, phrases and pronunciation.
From Pee-wee to Peregrine: Why Tim Burton Still Matters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,590. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Tim Burton has managed to create some of the most striking images of outcasts with bawdy fashion sense who live in strange-looking worlds. This is a look at his contribution to culture.
Glenn Miller: The Unexplained Disappearance of the Big Band King
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
From the best-selling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, They Laughed at Galileo, Mysterious World, New World Order and many more..... The famous bandleader vanished without trace en route to entertain Allied troops in 1944, but what happened to him?
The Actor's Guide to Headshots, Resumes, and Demo Reels
Series: No-Nonsense Books For Actors. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,610. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
THE ACTOR'S GUIDE TO HEADSHOTS, RESUMES, AND DEMO REELS is an easy-to-read, no-nonsense guide on how to optimize your headshots, resume, and demo reels and clips with an eye towards your ultimate goal - to get hired as a professional actor.
Remembering Stephen King’s "The Shining" with Shelley Duvall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
An interview with Shelley Duvall about making Stephen King’s "The Shining".
Bullitt Points: Memories of Steve McQueen and Bullitt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by SansTree. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
My father was the SF Police Department Liaison to Warner Brothers. I grew up around the sets, met many of the actors, and was a SAG actor and stand-in for TV series and movies. Some of my most cherished memories are of Steve McQueen. I put these memories in an e-book, Bullitt Points: Memories of Steve McQueen and Bullitt. 100% of proceeds of sales go to Boys Republic, McQueen's favorite charity.
Our Experiences As Ghosts Aboard Titanic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
William & his wife, Elizabeth, sister of Ken Marschall, the world's renowned Titanic Artist, share their experiences as playing ghosts on James Cameron's documentary, Ghosts of the Abyss. They were filmed on the movie set of Jim's original movie, Titanic, where they were filmed in front of green screens & then superimposed over actual 3D footage of the Titanic wreckage giving a very eerie effect.
19 Techniques for Professional Screenwriting
Series: Professional Screenwriting, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by Lono Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
“19 Techniques for Professional Screenwriting” is the second primer written by a working professional who knows how to craft a well written screenplay that people in the movie industry will notice. His expertise comes from being a working screenwriter and an award winning independent movie producer.
Deep Characterization
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Deep Characterization explores the difference between characters created to act out a story for an audience and characters created to act out a writer's internal dramas. A story written for an audience is a promise to take that audience on a story journey; a story written for the writer's own needs is a promise to transport him or her to the fulfillment of personal needs.
The Year of The Rat: Bruce Davison and Sondra Locke remember "Willard"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
An interview with Bruce Davison and Sondra Locke on the classic horrof film, Willard.