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Examining Sleepaway Camp: An Unauthorized Dissection of the Cult Horror Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,650. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This unauthorized collection of film theory essays by author Troy H. Gardner casts an analytical eye on the Sleepaway Camp horror series. Essays examine several aspects of the series as it relates to horror films, and the world, in general.
Film Critic: A Decade Behind the Scenes in the Movie Industry
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
"Film Critic: A Decade Behind the Scenes in the Movies Industry" is an insider look at the world of criticism, celebrity interviews, and movies. Ever wanted to know how a professional critic goes about his or her job? "Film Critic" alternates between hilarious and serious, offering something for writers and movie fans alike!
Thirty Years a Dresser
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 63,220. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Watching The Tony Awards as a teenager in the early 1980s, Dennis Milam Bensie knew he wanted to be in theater. Costumes became his calling, at first in summer stock and gradually with union houses, wherever he could find work. Thirty Years a Dresser is Bensie's third memoir, after Shorn: Toys to Men and One Gay American. His stories involve behind-the-scenes dish and drama during a wide range of
The Official Splatter Movie Guide, Volumes: 1963-1992
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 165,980. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Combining both volumes of the original print editions, The Official Splatter Movie Guide, Volumes I & II is a dream come true for splatter aficionados: a film-by-film guide to more than eight hundred masterworks of blood and gore. Each listing contains the film's movie studio, date of release, running time, director, producer, writer, and actors, along with a synopsis and review of the film.
The Untold Stories of Broadway, Volume 1
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 191,190. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Dress Circle Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
From opening nights to closing nights. From Broadway debuts to landmark productions. Score a front row seat to hear hundreds of stories about the most important stages in the world, seen through the eyes of the producers, actors, stage hands, writers, musicians, company managers, dressers, designers, directors, ushers, and door men who bring Broadway to life each night.
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.
Voices From Krypton - Superman on Film and in Comics, Volume 1
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 42,410. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Voices From Krypton: The Unofficial Adventures of Superman on Film & in Comics is the first in a series of volumes that goes behind the scenes on the Man of Steel's saga.
Great Hollywood Westerns: Classic Pictures, Must-See Movies & "B" Films
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
As many "B" and major "A" westerns are now available on DVD, here's a must-have book for every fan. Beginning with Tim McCoy's "Aces and Eights", this guide winds up with Gene Autry's best, "Yodelin' Kid from Pine Ridge". Other stars include Charles Starrett, Ken Maynard, Roy Rogers, Bill Boyd, Hoot Gibson, Tex Ritter, John Wayne, Buck Jones, Randolph Scott, Bob Steele, Audie Murphy, Alan Ladd.
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. Go the movies to learn how to write a screenplay!
Just Kidding - Stand-Up Comedy For Kids Of All Ages
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,720. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
“A funny thing happened to a kid on the way home from school…he laughed…and suddenly the world didn’t such a formidable place, because now he could joke about it.”
Hammer Films
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,780. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Pocket Essentials is a dynamic series of books that are concise, lively, and easy to read. Packed with facts as well as expert opinions, each book has all the key information you need to know about such popular topics as film, television, cult fiction, history, and more. An informed history of the company that put British horror on the map, this book takes an in-depth look at every film.
The Rising Stars Guide For Show Biz Kids And Their Parents
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,310. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The Rising Stars Guide For Show Biz Kids will teach you everything you need to know about getting started in this fun and lucrative business. Auditions, work permits, agents, unions, call-backs, wardrobe, coaching, contracts, finances, photographs and training. From commercials to sitcoms, movies to modeling. Get started today with this easy to understand guide.
Confessions of a Hollywood Stunt Man (Or It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time!)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 177,890. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Not all stunt men are six-feet tall. Confessions of a Hollywood Stunt Man is the thrilling saga of a five-foot-four, 18 year old kid who became a stunt double for Hollywood’s most famous short men, women and children of the 20th Century.
Richard Anderson: At Last, A Memoir. From the Golden Years of M-G-M and The Six Million Dollar Man to Now
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 37,320. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Autobiography of the boss of the Bionic Man and Bionic Woman.
Golden Sojourn in Bollywood Wonderland
Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off until Jan. 7, 2020!) Words: 235,410. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book (Volume I) contains published articles of the author in various Indian Publications between 1959- 2009 about Bollywood - Hindi Film Industry based in Mumbai. Interviews of top Bollywood celebrities, Year-wise analytical/statistical surveys, Polls results, Celebrity bashes and events, Detailed psycho-analytical review of favorite films, Analytical articles, Star nostalgia and gossip.
Unscripted: Hollywood Back-Stories Vol. 1
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,320. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Gathered during three decades of Hollywood research, Unscripted: Hollywood Back-Stories, Vol. 1 is a fascinating collection of little-known stories from behind the scenes of the greatest movies of all time, tales of the lives of legendary stars from the famous to the forgotten, and slices of the history of the most talked-about industry in the world.
Movie Mystery & Suspense
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,110. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
This detailed book covers many legendary movies, including The Big Sleep, To Have and Have Not, Big Carnival, Angel Face, The High Wall, Johnny Allegro, House of Strangers, Union Station, O.S.S., Real Glory, Phantom Creeps, His Kind of Woman, Sherlock Holmes Faces Death and My Name Is Julia Ross. Surprises include bonus monographs on director Robert Siodmak and producer/director Otto Preminger!
Buñuel in memoriam
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 35,480. Language: Spanish. Published: October 24, 2018 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Essay » Author profile
Alfredo Antonio Fernández pasa revista a veinte de los mejores filmes de Luis Buñuel en un acercamiento crítico que sigue los avatares del director por México, Francia y España. Examina la filmografía del director español desde el surrealismo de "Un chien andalou", a los filmes de la etapa final como "Ese oscuro objeto del deseo", sin olvidar los de presencia femenina dominante como "Viridiana".
Science-Fiction & Fantasy Cinema: Classic Films of Horror, Sci-Fi & the Supernatural
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,590. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
John Howard Reid's books get bigger, better and more informative. This 2011 e-book release is a must for all who are interested in movies of science fiction, fantasy, horror and the supernatural. Many books deal with these subjects, but most are just glossy picture books. JHR delves into all of the films' actors, directors, producers, technical staff, etc., and offers extensive reviews as well.
Write That Script!
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,050. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: June 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A practical, comprehensive guide to screenwriting from idea to first draft and rewriting, based on more than two decades of teaching screenwriting while working as a professional screenwriter. It has all the theory you need, examples to illuminate the theory and writing exercises to enable you to put the theory into practice and finish your script.