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An International Photoplay Album Volume Four By Rudolf Polt
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A photographic picture-book collection of the cover artwork of numerous photoplay editions and movie tie-ins, this volume--the fourth in a projected multi-volume series--emphasizing editions from the... More > silent era and early talkies, with a special focus on Danish and European "film roman" editions, going up to the late 1940s.< Less
Louise Brooks: Her Men, Affairs, Scandals and Persona By Maximillien De Lafayette
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This book could infuriate Louise Brook’s fans and admirers. It is totally different from all the other books and the glowing essays on this most unusual star, simply because it provides the... More > most detailed and intimate depiction of the life of the REAL Louise Brooks, not the shining star on the silver screen camouflaged by camera's tricks and Hollywood’s accessories, and the magic of German film directors and cameramen, but Louise Brooks in real life. Everything you wanted to know about her affairs, her lovers, her scandalous life as a failed wife, as a call girl, as a courtesan, as a Madam in New York, and a manipulative femme fatale, her ups and downs, the way she saw the world and rebelled against it, her misfortune in Hollywood, her bizarre behavior, her numerous marriages (legal and illegal) and divorces, betrayal of her husbands and lovers, how she used men to reach her goals, her adultery, addiction, nudity and the dark shadows in her hidden life.< Less
Outlaws, Rebels, & Vixens: Motion Picture Censorship in Milwaukee, 1914-1971 By Matthew J. Prigge
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For nearly 60 years, the Milwaukee Motion Picture Commission (MMPC) had the last word on what was suitable for exhibition at local movie theaters. Born of the high ideals of the Progressive Era, the... More > MMPC evolved into one of the nation's strictest censor boards, and kept hundreds of scenes and films from playing in Milwaukee that ran elsewhere with little to no interference. From the bawdy antics of silent-era comedians to the unabashed sexuality of 1960s, the MMPC saw itself as a defender of Milwaukee's morality throughout a half-century of great change and tumult. As the first-ever book-length examination of a local film censor board, Outlaws, Rebels, & Vixens tells the long-forgotten story of the battle for Milwaukee's cinematic soul. Includes a full index of all films either censored or banned by the MMPC.< Less
Cinderella By Karim Al-Zand
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A score for the silent 1922 silhouette film by Lotte Reiniger for flute, clarinet, cornet, trombone, percussion and string quartet
Overlooked & Underrated By Scott Brandon Tepperman
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A massive collection of 100 of the most obscure, overlooked, and underrated horror films in cinematic history. Written by horror genre actor, former film critic, and "celebrity" TV ghost... More > hunter Scott Tepperman (of Syfy Channel's hit reality TV series 'GHOST HUNTERS INTERNATIONAL', and the seminal horror flicks 'THE HOSPITAL', 'NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD: GENESIS' and 'CREEPY CRAWLY'), this book is an awesome collection of long forgotten works that DREAD CENTRAL calls "a great guide for fans seeking lost treasures".< Less
WESTERNS: A Guide to the Best (and Worst) Western Movies on DVD By John Howard Reid
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Although Hollywood is no longer producing westerns at the rate of over 100 a year, the western movie enthusiast has over 1,000 classic films available on DVD. This guidebook, written in the same vein... More > as the author's previous "goldmines of information" (to quote one reviewer), "Silent Films & Early Talkies on DVD", "Mystery, Suspense, Film Noir and Detective Movies on DVD", and "British Movie Entertainments on VHS and DVD", is a must-have item for even the casual western movie fan. Over 400 DVDs were examined: 136 are described in exhaustive detail and a further 100 summarized. All 66 Hopalong Cassidy movies are featured and there are chapters on Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, John Wayne, Alan Ladd and Buck Jones as well as a guide to a few of Hollywood's worst westerns.< Less
WESTERNS: A Guide to the Best (and Worst) Western Movies on DVD By John Howard Reid
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Although Hollywood is no longer producing westerns at the rate of over 100 a year, the western movie enthusiast has over 1,000 classic films available on DVD. This guidebook, written in the same vein... More > as the author's previous "goldmines of information" (to quote one reviewer), "Silent Films & Early Talkies on DVD", "Mystery, Suspense, Film Noir and Detective Movies on DVD", and "British Movie Entertainments on VHS and DVD", is a must-have item for even the casual western movie fan. Over 400 DVDs were examined: 136 are described in exhaustive detail and a further 100 summarized. All 66 Hopalong Cassidy movies are featured and there are chapters on Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, John Wayne, Alan Ladd and Buck Jones as well as a guide to a few of Hollywood's worst westerns.< Less
WESTERNS: A Guide to the Best (and Worst) Western Movies on DVD By John Howard Reid
eBook (PDF): $3.99
Although Hollywood is no longer producing westerns at the rate of over 100 a year, the western movie enthusiast has over 1,000 classic films available on DVD. This guidebook, written in the same vein... More > as the author's previous "goldmines of information" (to quote one reviewer), "Silent Films & Early Talkies on DVD", "Mystery, Suspense, Film Noir and Detective Movies on DVD", and "British Movie Entertainments on VHS and DVD", is a must-have item for even the casual western movie fan. Over 400 DVDs were examined: 136 are described in exhaustive detail and a further 100 summarized. All 66 Hopalong Cassidy movies are featured and there are chapters on Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, John Wayne, Alan Ladd and Buck Jones as well as a guide to a few of Hollywood's worst westerns.< Less
WESTERNS: A Guide to the Best (and Worst) Western Movies on DVD By John Howard Reid
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Although Hollywood is no longer producing westerns at the rate of over 100 a year, the western movie enthusiast has over 1,000 classic films available on DVD. This guidebook, written in the same vein... More > as the author's previous "goldmines of information" (to quote one reviewer), "Silent Films & Early Talkies on DVD", "Mystery, Suspense, Film Noir and Detective Movies on DVD", and "British Movie Entertainments on VHS and DVD", is a must-have item for even the casual western movie fan. Over 400 DVDs were examined: 136 are described in exhaustive detail and a further 100 summarized. All 66 Hopalong Cassidy movies are featured and there are chapters on Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, John Wayne, Alan Ladd and Buck Jones as well as a guide to a few of Hollywood's worst westerns.< Less
Miff Garbo's Hotel Chateau Hollywood By Len Hymen
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Enter now a small hotel in the backwater of glamorous Old Hollywood. Meet the residents of Hotel Chateau Hollywood: half-forgotten Silent Movie folk, ambitious young dancers, old... More > fortune-tellers,jugglers, midgets, and other flamboyant characters of Old Hollywood's Golden Age live here—overlooked,nearly invisible in a fast-changing world. Written by a native of Hollywood Land, "Miff Garbo's Hotel Chateau Hollywood," honors the forgotten personalities who gave Hollywood's Golden Age its unforgettable glow —and a certain hotel where they dwell in turbulent obscurity...Enjoy!< Less

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