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Character Kings 2: Hollywood's Familiar Faces Discuss the Art & Business of Acting
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 89,860. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Character Kings 2 continues to examine the careers of the busiest men in Hollywood, featuring 15 all-new interviews with the industry's most recognizable actors.
The Twilight Effect
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,940. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
"the twilight effect" explores the fan frenzy that surrounds Stephenie Meyer's popular Twilight book series. Much has been written about the author, the actors and the studio involved in this franchise, but little has been revealed about it's fans. This is my story and the stories of a hundred others who were swept away in the fan frantic madness the is...The Twilight Saga.
Death by Umbrella! The 100 Weirdest Horror Movie Weapons
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Christopher Lombardo and Jeff Kirschner explore a variety of very odd weapons that have helped people meet their maker in horror films.
Right Hand to the Champ:13 Lessons that Changed My Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,160. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Right Hand to the Champ is the highly anticipated memoir chronicling twelve years Tasha Robinson-White spent working for the iconic boxing champ Floyd Mayweather Jr. As she became the CEO of Mayweather Music and the President of the Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation, her life and career were forever changed by the complicated working environment she was a part of.
Celebrity Stalker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever seen those crazy, screaming fans begging celebrities for autographs and pushing through the crowd just for a handshake? That’s me. Why out of all the hobbies in the world have I chosen this one? Follow me through my exciting journey of meeting over 100 celebrities and find out how you can meet your favorite stars as well.
The Elton John Scrapbook: Revised and Updated eBook Edition
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 53,750. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
The Elton John Scrapbook Revised and Updated eBook edition is what his fiercely loyal following has been waiting for —it explores more of the much-loved legendary rock musician's extraordinary career with biographical background, interviews with his associates and musical collaborators, anecdotes, fan favorite lists, an ultimate pop trivia quiz, collecting Elton memorabilia and so much more!
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.
From Pee-wee to Peregrine: Why Tim Burton Still Matters
Price: $3.99 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.
A Comprehensive Biography Of Ten Famous Actresses Of Our Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,190. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
An actress is a woman who plays character roles in stage plays, motion pictures, or serials on the television. This ebook consists of ten of the greatest female actresses. They are: Angelina Jolie, Anne Hathaway, Emma Watson, Jodie Foster, Julia Roberts, Kate Winslet, Katherine Hepburn, Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Sandra Bullock and Sigourney Weaver.
These Great Movies Won No Hollywood Awards: A Film-Lover's Guide to the Best of the Rest
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,020. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
A most interesting book, These Great Movies Won No Hollywood Awards details 142 marvelous films that thrilled audiences and critics, with a special supplement on director Henry Hathaway and his movies. JHR was the first critic to make people aware of Hathaway's importance. At first, only the French critics agreed with John, but now Hathaway is recognized as one of the great masters of the cinema.
A Story Almost Told
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,240. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.91 from 33 reviews)
Everyone's life is a story. Mine became more of one than I ever imagined possible. All I wanted to do was get my movie made. How did I know this dream would take me across three continents? How could I know I'd become part of an IRS sting? I never expected a baby-faced conman would destroy my life nor did I expect to see aparthied in South Africa or be arrested in New Orleans and much more.
Cinemassacres: A Tribute to Forrest J Ackerman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,720. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
A collection of celebrity interviews in homage to Famous Monsters of Filmland editor Forry Ackerman, including Joe Moe, Dr. Mangor, Fred Olen Ray, Count Gore Devol, Lucy Hell, Don Calfa, Jason Paul Collum, and Sara Karloff, with an introduction by the late Ingrid Pitt.
The Maybelline Prince
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,660. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Evelyn Williams of Maybelline Cosmetic fame possessed beauty, magnetism and allure that drove men crazy. With her was an enigmatic Danie King; together they created a media frenzy bar none—until jealousy and resentment led to stories of orgies, twisted sex, drugs, Mafia hits—and the mystery of the Maybelline Queen’s fiery death. An uncut version of that time and making of the Maybelline Prince.
America's Little Black Book
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,280. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016 by Miami Fox Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
No other guidebook explores America quite like this eBook. It is completely outrageous and entirely unethical. Explore every corner of America and its larger-than-life scandals, murders and haunted locations. We bring you the best tourist guide to the obscure. Whether you’re an aesthete, beach bum, culture vulture, ghoul, mallrat or night owl, there is a slice of American Pie for everyone!
Success in the Cinema: The Money-Making Movies, The Critics' Choices & the Audience Favorites
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,130. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
"Success in the Cinema" is a valuable addition to Reid's series of film books. It should be in every movie enthusiast's library. JHR reviews 110 successful movies with extensive cast, behind-the-camera and release credits plus other essential background information. There's Billy the Kid, A Place in the Sun, Sunset Boulevard, From Here to Eternity, Jane Eyre, Jolson Story, Letter to 3 Wives, etc.
CinemaScope Two: 20th Century Fox: A Detailed Survey of 140 Wide-Screen Movies from 20th Century Fox Studios
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,240. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Informative, comprehensive and entertaining, all 141 movies are detailed and reviewed in John Howard Reid's inimitable style, with complete cast and crew personnel, production and release dates, alternate titles, dubbing, footage and running times. Each film also has a Synopsis, a viewer's guide, and comprehensive reviews. This is a wonderful book for all who love Hollywood's wide-screen movies.
Donald Trump on Life, Business and Politics
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Real estate magnate, TV star, clothing designer, author, and hotelier, Donald Trump is an unstoppable force. He may even add politician to that list. He is a man bent on living life to the fullest as he cements his legacy. What follows are quotes spoken by Trump on all aspects of his life, his business endeavours, and his political career.
Crazy, Crazy Hollywood
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 76,640. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
What really happened when the camera wasn't rolling! Steve Siporin dates his love of movies to when he was five years old and was taken to Radio City Music Hall in New York City to see "Alexander's Ragtime Band."
Chain of Fools: Silent Comedy and Its Legacies, From Nickelodeons to Youtube
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 134,210. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Chain of Fools traces the art of slapstick comedy from its pre-cinema origins in the ancient pantomime through its silent movie heyday in the teens and twenties, then on to talkies, television, and the internet.
And The Oscar Didn't Go To...
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,390. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Throughout its long history, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has honored many fine films. But sometimes, it gets it wrong. This book is a very funny, light-hearted (but deeply informed) look at Oscar upsets throughout history: who won, who should have won, and the given circumstances, political, cultural and otherwise, contributing to decisions that history has proven wrong-headed.