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Your Colossal Main Feature Plus Full Supporting Program: Over 175 Classic Hollywood Movies Examined
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,730. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Many colossal main features are reviewed in this book. But until recently, such movies were not enough to satisfy patrons. They also wanted a supporting film, shorts and cartoons. So here are detailed not only main attractions like High Noon, Jezebel, Merry Widow, Zorro, A Star Is Born, Rio Rita, Great Waltz, but lesser movies that audiences also demanded. Many of these are now available on DVD.
Best Western Movies: Winning Pictures, Favorite Films and Hollywood "B" Entries
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,690. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
If you're just starting a cowboy movie DVD collection or are a seasoned fan of all things Western, this book is an absolute must. More than 160 films are examined in detail. All-time greats mingle with B-movie gems starring legendary heroes like Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, Bill Boyd. In his reviews, Reid lists the entire cast plus release dates and all essential info: directors, writers, songs, etc.
No Nukes For Mars
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 43,860. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Angela, a university student and social activist, is trying to start a protest group to stop the spread of nuclear weapons to the planet Mars before it becomes colonized. Meanwhile, a strangely-dressed man and woman are stalking her. Who are they? Where do they come from? What do they want?
More Movie Musicals: 100 Best Films plus 20 "B" Pix
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,840. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Music » Musicals
Musicals detailed range from best-loved movies like An American in Paris, Great Caruso and South Pacific to such personal favorites as Band Wagon, Calamity Jane, Deep In My Heart, Emperor Waltz, Footlight Parade, Fra Diavolo, Hollywood Hotel, Hollywood Party, Kiss, Lillian Russell, Make Mine Music, One Night With You, Roman Scandals, Rose Marie, State Fair, Whoopee! and You Can't Have Everything.
Movies International: America's Best, Britain's Finest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,770. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
British moviegoers love U.S. films. Why? A cinema manager in London's East End told me: "People come to the movies to get lost. They don't want to see Frank Sinatra in a U.K. movie, treading the same dreary streets they live in, day in, day out. They want Frank transported to a magic world, or a different world. That's what Hollywood supplies. British films are too realistic, too down-to-earth."
Shoes & Ships & Sealing Wax
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,730. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Human lives are full of moments, bright or dark – moments when you feel your breath being taken away by the beauty of a starlit sky, or feel your heart broken by the passing of a beloved pet, or being surprised by joy, or falling into a memory. There are moments in which you reflect on the things that you do, on the person who you are, on the life that you have lived, are living, or yearn for.
Drawing Down the Stars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
On a dark, frozen world, light years away from Earth, the last remnants of humanity struggle to survive. With no light to heat their world, mankind must rely on Starfire dancers to draw the light from a distant star to warm their cities. Aewit is just such a dancer. She's loyal to her group, but when division among her people threatens to destroy everything she knows, which side will she choose?
The Convoy
Price: Free! Words: 59,790. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(5.00)
As a traveling caravan of alien vessels catapults through space to reach their end goal: the planet Phlasia, life seems good for those apart of ‘the Convoy’. But their pilgrimage meets an unforeseen obstacle; a human boy. As the conspiracy to keep the boy hidden unravels, the Convoy’s way of life is threatened; the universe will never be the same.
God is Beautiful: short fiction from Kensington County
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011 by Sunlight Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Can the same God who made the stars and the snow and all of creation live in us?
The Atlantean Chronicles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 145,060. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00)
An inspired sci fi story told to me by my father on his deathbed. The true story of Atlantis and the origins of mankind.