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Origins of Film Noir
Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Origins of Film Noir, how the Great Depression & the rising popularity of detective magazines like Black Mask resulted in the adaptation of works by detective authors Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammett being adapted into successful films. After Humphrey Bogart starred in The Maltese Falcon & The Big Sleep a fascinating new cinema world that would be ultimately called film noir.
Timeshare
Series: Timeshare. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,590. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Have you ever wished you could go back to the good old days? At Timeshare Unlimited, you can. It's a very special travel agency where—if you make it through a careful screening process—you can arrange an extended voyage to the past, no passport required.
Bogart: In Search of My Father
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,010. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For countless millions, Humphrey Bogart’s screen performances and real-life persona merged to make him one of the world’s most fabled figures—a legend of mythic proportions. But for his only son, Stephen, eight years old in 1957 when his father died of lung cancer, Humphrey Bogart’s giant shadow was a burden he carried until he finally came to understand the private man.
The Golden Age of Hollywood Movies 1931-1943: Vol V, Humphrey Bogart
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 21,970. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Humphrey Bogart is regarded by the American Film Institute as the greatest actor in movie making history. This is not because he was the handsomest actor, nor did he have the physique to be a leading man, he spoke in a noticeable lisp, could not sing a note, and had no dancing ability. And yet, despite all this, he achieved greatness and immortality on the silver screen.
Dear Bette Davis
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
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Bette Davis ruined my life. Well, Bette Davis and Howard Hawk's 'The Big Sleep'. This is the story of my childhood.
The African Queen and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,170. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A little fantasy, a lot of mystery: welcome to strange lands, strange crimes and stranger investigators—swordsmen, aging women from another world, and a love struck teenager, to name a few. Come along for the ride up-river to Sing Sing, through a wild night on horseback, or driving a Mazda GLC through flooded suburban streets. I guarantee there’ll be something interesting waiting for you.
Cape Light
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,590. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It's 1933. The nation is in Depression. Prohibition is skidding to an end. A New York City lawyer, takes a "collection" assignment on Cape Cod. He's either to find a missing shipment of scotch, or to collect its worth from the locals who for years have paid bills with nighttime work. The lawyer finds a lost love and a couple of young summer actors, and a new President.