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How To Be A Working Comic: An Insider's Business Guide To A Career In Stand-Up Comedy - Revisited, Revised & Revamped
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The classic business book on stand-up comedy is back - revisited, revised and revamped. Considered "The Guidebook" by many aspiring and working comics, Dave Schwensen shares more insider advice than any other manual. Adding to the author's behind the scenes expertise are insightful and advice filled interviews with proven comedy talents and industry insiders.
INCORRECT ENTERTAINMENT or Trash from the Past
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 80,560. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Entertainment
A history of political incorrectness and bad taste in 20th Century American pop culture
One Liner's You Will use
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,530. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Short one line jokes, alphabetically categorized for speeches, speakers, entertainers & comedians.
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.
Angel of Death
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,180. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Rachel's life is filled with violence and tragedy. Although acquitted of all charges,she is still branded a pariah in the murder of her abusive, police officer husband. She suddenly finds herself in the crosshairs of the Angel of Death. Rachel finds an ally in Cody Houston, a rugged ex-cop who makes it his mission to protect Rachel from the vigilante, no matter the cost.
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!
Golden Sojourn in Bollywood Wonderland
Price: $9.99 USD. 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.
Confessions of a Hollywood Stunt Man (Or It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time!)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 176,160. 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.
Shadows and Light
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,910. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 by Natalie Collins. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Gary Kent’s book, Shadows, is about Hollywood’s change, a journey—as it says—through a revolution. It began in 1960 with director John Cassavetes' work, and continued to evolve through the ages to the Hollywood we know today. And Kent was there for it all. Kent is a writer/director, actor, stuntman, special effects guru, production manager and mostly, an officer in the revolution.
Kickin' Out the Jams ~ The Purple Haze of My Crazy Daze in Radio
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,420. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A record spinner’s memoirs…The true story of the day-to-day, play-by-play adventures of a young, insecure, teenage wallflower, from a small Midwestern factory town, who dives head first in to the rabbit hole of psychedelia, flaxen, waxen, sex, drugs, and rock and roll.
Hollywood Mysteries
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 77,070. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Haldolen. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A book that reveals some of the most starkly startling stories beyond the headlines about the mysterious deaths of Hollywood stars during the early development of the film industry. Read about: Fatty Arbuckle, William Desmond Taylor, Jean Harlow, Thelma Todd, Lana Turner, Marilyn Monroe
The Carpe Noctem Interviews - Volume Three
Series: The Carpe Noctem Interviews, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,210. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
ZED PRESENTS... The Carpe Noctem Interviews - Volume Three. The third offering of classic Carpe Noctem interviews by Thom Carnell features in-depth conversations with Alex Ross, Brian Pulido, David Mack, Diamanda Galas, Jhonen Vasquez, Screaming Mad George, Tom Savini, Tim Cridland, Jon J Muth, Cliff Nielsen, Joe Jusko, and Klay Scott.
Dave Maynard Spin, The
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012 by Rosstrum Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Dave Maynard spent nearly 50 years in broadcasting. This book contains humorous and historical recollections of his career. Included are interviews with many legendary entertainers and political figures as well as stories gathered from his travels as leader of the first tour groups ever allowed into Russia and China. He also hosted what is referred to as the forerunner to Star Search.
Unsafe On Any Screen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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If you love trash cinema — or just movies in general — then UNSAFE ON ANY SCREEN is the book for you! Compiled from the works of Scott S. Phillips, indie filmmaker, writer, and former video store owner, UNSAFE is a conversational guide to cheesy movies — a wild, entertaining read that’s like sitting around talking with your movie-loving friends on a Saturday night.
Dizzy: A Fictional Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,210. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Inspired by Arthur Wooten's life, Dizzy is a unique read in that it’s a fictional memoir that marries two genres: an exciting backstage show business tale coupled with a frightening medical drama. Angie Styles, a beloved Broadway star, is struck down at the height of her career by a mysterious disease and is forced to reexamine her life and the people in it as she fights to survive.
Your Band Is A Virus - Expanded Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,590. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
“Your Band Is A Virus! Expanded Edition” is the bigger and better sequel to 2010's bestselling book "Your Band Is A Virus - Behind-the-Scenes & Viral Marketing for the Independent Musician". Almost double the size of it's predecessor, "Your Band Is A Virus! Expanded Edition" is the ultimate music marketing guide for serious independent musicians and bands.
Hitting Your Mark
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
film acting is different than stage acting. this book tells you why and what you need to do about it. an actor's training is all on stage. The first time on a film set can be a mass of cameras, lights, wires and people. (who are all those people and what are they doing? and what do they want from me?) we also get into the psyche, rejection, success, competition and the art of auditioning.
One for the Road: How to Be a Music Tour Manager
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,390. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
One for the Road: How to Be a Music Tour Manager is the first and only book on music tour management. Written with an acerbic wit and brutal honesty, Mark Workman pulls no punches in telling you what it’s really like to tour the world with a famous music group.
The Movie Uncyclopedia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,970. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
With a healthy dose of facts, opinions, humor and footnotes, Michael Kun, Lou Harry, Eric Feinstein and Theresa Hoiles review the people, places and things that make up the multi-billion industry that we call the movies. From Valentino to Schwarzenegger to zombies to Twizzlers and everything in between, The Movie Uncyclopedia pokes fun at the icons and not-so-icons that make the movies great.
The Disneylands That Never Were
Price: $6.66 USD. Words: 54,390. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » History » North America
In 1955 Walt Disney presented the world's first theme park. But in the last fifty years the Disney Imagineers have designed thousands of rides, attractions, hotels, and entire theme parks that have never been built. Many of these concepts have remained hidden in the company's private archive for decades. Until now. Over 50 years of dreams are brought to life in The Disneylands That Never Were.