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Gaming Guide - Gambling in Europe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 327,300. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Introduction in gambling: theory, games (including poker), casino, sports betting, strategies. Gambling as a business in Europe and European Union Member States: economics, law, taxes, barriers, problem gambling. Since the emergence of the internet in the 1990s, an increasing number of gambling services have come available on-line or through other new remote communications technologies.
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.
Frozen in Ice: The Story of Walt Disney Productions, 1966-1985
Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 215,980. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
With this book, author and historian Mark Arnold explores the major accomplishments of Walt Disney Productions during the years 1966 – 1985, paying particular attention to their theatrical film output, but also discussing the various new theme park attractions and the TV shows produced during that period.
Forgotten Laughs: An Episode Guide to 150 TV Sitcoms You Probably Never Saw
Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 202,590. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Forgotten Laughs: An Episode Guide to 150 TV Sitcoms You Probably Never Saw contains answers the questions about quickly-canceled, never-aired, and short-run situation comedies.
Flying on Film: A Century of Aviation in the Movies, 1912 - 2012 (Second Edition)
Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 128,310. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Flying on Film is the history behind the films. Veterans and aviators from past and present tell the real story of one of the most fascinating genres of motion pictures in Hollywood.
Flights of Fantasy: The Unauthorized but True Story of Radio & TV's Adventures of Superman
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 163,280. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
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This new treasure trove of information on The Man of Steel covers comprehensive episode logs for the radio series and the original television series, plus the complete story lines for two unproduced television series episodes, and dozens of "deleted scenes" taken right from the scripts.
Final Cuts: The Last Films of 50 Great Directors
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 116,710. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Critic-producer Nat Segaloff was granted access to private papers, production records, never-before-published interviews, and specialized archives in reconstructing the colorful, touching, and sometimes scandalous stories behind the making of the last films of some of Hollywood’s top directors.
Fibber McGee and Molly: On the Air 1935-1959: Revised and Enlarged Edition
Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 171,120. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This revised and greatly-expanded edition contains 300 additional entries (including 20 for which no transcription exists), more appendices (one tabulating all openings of that famous hall closet), and a new selection of photographs to complement the text.
Radio Pro
Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 308,080. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Containing 736 pages with hundreds of photos, Radio Pro is enlightening, informative and thought provoking for both the radio student and those interested in being a radio personality.
The Producer's Sourcebook
Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 101,920. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / entertainment
A college level textbook for people who want to produce independent films and television programs. A combination of industry knowledge and practical tools to develop a film or television project from idea to distribution. Based on decades of producing and teaching experience.
Also Starring... Forty Biographical Essays on the Greatest Character Actors of Hollywood's Golden Era, 1930-1965
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 150,780. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
In this book, readers will discover the unknown stories of Hollywood's greatest character actors and meet the men and women behind the characters they played onscreen.
The Encyclopedia of Feature Players of Hollywood, Volume 3
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 196,320. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Volume 3 of 3. Learn from the feature players of Hollywood what it was like to work on films during its Golden Era. Enjoy their often humorous and exciting stories as they lived out their lives and careers behind and in front of the camera.
The Encyclopedia of Feature Players of Hollywood, Volume 2
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 269,440. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Volume 2 of 3. Learn from the feature players of Hollywood what it was like to work on films during its Golden Era. Enjoy their often humorous and exciting stories as they lived out their lives and careers behind and in front of the camera.
The Encyclopedia of Feature Players of Hollywood, Volume 1
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 278,020. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Volume 1 of 3. Learn from the feature players of Hollywood what it was like to work on films during its Golden Era. Enjoy their often humorous and exciting stories as they lived out their lives and careers behind and in front of the camera.
Fantastique: Interviews with Horror, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Filmmakers (Volume I)
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 126,400. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The stories behind some of cinema's great movies by the people who made them. Here, in their own words, are insights, reminiscences and candid comments by the directors (and, occasionally, stars) of films as diverse as The Exorcist, Men in Black, Sleepy Hollow and Twelve Monkeys.
Trumped! The Inside Story of the Real Donald Trump—His Cunning Rise and Spectacular Fall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,950. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
The tabloids tracked his every move. The business magazines predicted his demise. And the public couldn't get enough. But the only people privy to Donald Trump's real story were the members of his inner circle—men such as Jack O'Donnell, a top executive at Atlantic City's Trump Plaza Casino until April, 1990. For three years O'Donnell witnessed the goings-on in the House of Trump.
The Trivia Geeks Present: Harry Potter
Series: The Trivia Geeks Present. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,630. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016 by Implexity Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Trivia, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Yes, it's a massive book of Harry Potter trivia. It's also a board-less table top game that you can play anywhere.
MGM British Studios: Hollywood in Borehamwood
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 100,520. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
MGM British tells the nostalgic story behind England's biggest film studio from 1948-1970 in Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, England. The historic studio played host to some of the biggest names in Hollywood’s history and over 150 classic movies during the Golden Age of cinema.
Guided by the Beauty of Their Weapons: Notes on Science Fiction and Culture in the Year of Angry Dogs
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 169,930. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
An anthology of essays by acclaimed Marxist occultist critic Philip Sandifer about science fiction in the year 2015, and especially about Vox Day and the Sad Puppies controversy.
Movie Outlaw
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 140,590. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
From filmmaker and journalist Mike Watt comes a new collection of essays focusing on more than 70 "underseen" films. These include "lost" films like Johnny Depp's directorial debut, "The Brave"; "Don's Plum", the film that Leo DiCaprio sued to hide from the public; Mauritzio Nichetti's sexy live-action/animated comedy "Volere Volare"; "The Ghastly Love of Johnny X", the last 35mm b&w sf musical!