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Life’s Abyss Then You Dive
By Joe Woo, Jr
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 113,760. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A memoir about the making of James Cameron’s film, THE ABYSS From production through post-production
How to Watch 10000 Movies & TV Shows in South Africa with Apple TV
By Paul Stevens
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 58,320. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Are you fed up with the quality of programs on DStv? This comprehensively researched guide introduces you to the amazing content available worldwide (a lot of it totally free) using streaming or downloading over the internet to Apple TV. It’s a friendly hands-on how-to guide packed with step by step instructions and tips as well as putting everything into perspective. South Africa specific!
Video Krypt's Bumper Book of Movie Reviews 2011-2013
By Lee Robert Adams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,500. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Video Krypt's Bumper Book of Movie Reviews is a must for all film buffs. Packed with insight, analysis, criticism, pithy observation and blunt sarcasm, this collection of over sixty reviews takes you on a cinematic journey from Rick's Cafe to the barren wastes of the Antarctic; from the beginning of the universe to the distant future!
The Untold Stories of Broadway, Volume 1
By Jennifer Ashley Tepper
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 191,190. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Ruby Preston. Category: 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 Blue Collar Screenwriter and The Elements of Screenplay
By Robert Gosnell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,500. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
For more than thirty years, Robert Gosnell has seen his work produced in network television, syndicated television, basic and pay cable and theatrical and independent films. This book recounts his journey from blue-collar worker to Hollywood screenwriter, and the hurdles encountered and lessons learned along the way, along with detailed information on screenwriting form and format.
Cinemanager… Confessions from the Movie Theatre
By Jeremiah Jackson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,680. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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You won't believe what happens in your local cinema... Meet the Cinema Manager in the week running up to the biggest film release of the year as he tells all about the thieving staff, vomiting children and badly behaved parents, as underage sex, burnt popcorn and projection booth cock-ups all have to be handled… What else can go wrong before release day?
Sounds of Movies: Interviews with the Creators of Feature Sound Tracks
By N. Pasquariello
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,450. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Acoustics & Sound
Eleven major feature film sound mixer describe their work on 13 independent and Hollywood feature films. Multiple Oscar winners such as Mark Berger holds the record for all-time Oscar nominations that all resulted in wins (4 wins) and Chris Newman (3 wins, 11 nominations), Apocalypse Now, Amadeus, The Doors, Platoon, The Last Emperor, Mosquito Coast, Tucker, Mishima, Startrek IV, Beatrice et al.
Unscripted: Hollywood Back-Stories Vol. 1
By EJ Fleming
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,320. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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.
How To Be A Working Comic: An Insider's Business Guide To A Career In Stand-Up Comedy - Revisited, Revised & Revamped
By Dave Schwensen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
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
By Ben Ohmart
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 80,560. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A history of political incorrectness and bad taste in 20th Century American pop culture
The Asperger Computer: A Self-Published Guide on Asperger's Syndrome and Multimedia
By Gregory Desrosiers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 197,240. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This self-published guide explores the world of Asperger’s syndrome, a mild form of autism [as a PDD], from a college student’s perspective, provides details on relations to the syndrome, and present topics on life issues, symptoms, the social stigma, multimedia, and the author's personal profile.
One Liner's You Will use
By Wolfgang Riebe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,530. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Short one line jokes, alphabetically categorized for speeches, speakers, entertainers & comedians.
Kernels to Storytelling Mastery
By Bill Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,390. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Screenplays » Action Adventure
Bill Johnson reviews popular movies like Groundhog Day, Lethal Weapon, and Die Hard to set out principles of storytelling.
Angel of Death
By D.W. Smith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,180. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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
By Laremy Legel
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
"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
By Mohan Siroya
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 235,410. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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!)
By Jesse Wayne
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 176,100. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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.
Shadows and Light
By Gary Kent
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,910. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 by Natalie Collins. Category: 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
By Sean Conrad
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,420. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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.
On Behalf of the Committee: A History of Northern Comedy
By Tony Hannan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 252,640. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
It's a comedy fact. From Industrial Revolution to digital era - via music hall, radio, Variety, television, clubland & cinema - northern-born comedians have been at the heart of British popular culture. This witty and informative history investigates why that should be so, while celebrating some of Britain's best-loved funny folk from George Formby to Les Dawson to to Peter Kay