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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.
Music, Thrills, Mystery, Comedy & Suspense on Video & DVD
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,680. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Directories, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Wonderful movies for every taste are now on DVD. This book examines a rich selection from As Good As It Gets through You'll Never Get Rich. Musicals include Dolly Sisters and Wonder Bar, noir thrills come Out of the Past with T-Men, mysteries include Crossfire and Song of the Thin Man, comedies explore Another Fine Mess and Fun on a Weekend, suspense takes a Special Agent on Pursuit to Algiers.
You Don't Die of Love: Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,460. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dreams collide with reality at the center of the movie-making capital of the world, in this inventive collection of linked short stories that explores the lives and relationships of a group of characters drawn to Hollywood by their love of cinema.
Cashiers du Cinemart 16
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,840. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Let 2011 be known as The Revenge of Print, an effort began in Baltimore to put an end to the rumors that print is dead. Scores of zinesters have answered the call, putting out a new issue of zines long since put down -- just like Cashiers du Cinemart. After four years, there's a fresh CdC in town.
Jokes Good & Bad
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,950. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
There are good jokes and bad jokes, but which is which depends on the individual. In this book there are a lot, and very, very, few of them are new. Some of them pre-date the last ice age, but they say the old ones are the best, right? There are long ones and short ones, and some in the middle, and even some off gravestones. And there are limericks, lots of limericks!
Mystery, Suspense, Film Noir and Detective Movies On DVD
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 164,150. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
WINNER OF A BRONZE MEDAL in the 2011 Readers Favorite awards! Classic thriller movies are often available on two or more DVD labels. Which is the best? This book tells you. And surprise, surprise! The best is often the least expensive. Why pay $30 for a $2 DVD? Want to find titles you've never seen but would enjoy watching? This cleverly designed book helps you to swiftly examine over 1,200 DVDs.
Scientists and Intellectuals in Entertainment
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Scientists and intellectuals are often poorly portrayed by the entertainment industry. An easy choice for an evil antagonist is a mad scientist. An equally easy choice for a ridiculous fool is a scientist without common sense. These stereotypes are reinforced again and again in movies, television and literature. It’s amazing when any child grows up wanting to be a scientist, in our culture.
Una Rolls Bianca - Diario di Nunzio l'Emigrante
Price: Free! Words: 71,970. Language: Italian. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Avvocato di successo, Nunzio deve lasciare la toga ed emigrare in Germania dove è costretto a lavorare come operaio in un’azienda di stoccaggio e commercializzazione del pesce. Poi, improvvisamente, succede qualcosa che cambierà tutta la sua vita.
Anne Billson on Film 2009
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
For three years, Anne Billson wrote a film column for the Guardian newspaper which became obligatory reading for anyone interested in the world of cinema. She combines in-depth knowledge of her field with an eminently readable and unpretentious style and makes sometimes surprising and controversial observations with wit and elegance. Quite simply, she's a must-read for anyone who likes movies.
Anne Billson on Film 2010
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,430. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
For three years, Anne Billson wrote a film column for the Guardian which became obligatory reading for anyone interested in the world of cinema. Billson combines in-depth knowledge of her field with an eminently readable and unpretentious style, and makes sometimes surprising and controversial observations with wit and elegance. Quite simply, she's a must-read for anyone who likes movies.