Hollywood Stunt Performers 1910s 1970s

Author: Gene Scott Freese
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476614709
Size: 37.85 MB
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This biographical dictionary shines the spotlight on several hundred unheralded stunt performers who created some of the cinema’s greatest action scenes without credit or recognition.

Stuntwomen

Author: Mollie Gregory
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813166233
Size: 14.43 MB
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Featuring sixty-five interviews, Stuntwomen showcases the absorbing stories and uncommon courage of women who make their living planning and performing action-packed sequences that keep viewers' hearts racing.

Hollywood Left And Right

Author: Steven J. Ross
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0195181727
Size: 49.25 MB
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The real story, as Ross shows in this passionate and entertaining work, is far more complicated. First, Hollywood has a longer history of conservatism than liberalism.

Steve Mcqueen

Author: Marshall Terrill
Publisher: Plexus Pub
ISBN: 9780859654593
Size: 53.24 MB
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Steve McQueen was an original and a natural. Steve McQueen: Portrait of an American Rebel chronicles the life and times of a man whose power both on- and off-camera is legendary.

The Hollywood Action And Adventure Film

Author: Yvonne Tasker
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470659254
Size: 34.40 MB
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The book explores the genre’s amazing longevity, one that stretches from the silent spectacles to the iconic superheroes of 21st-century action films.

Los Angeles Before Hollywood

Author: Jan Olsson
Publisher: Wallflower Press
ISBN:
Size: 36.45 MB
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Written in close dialogue with contemporary journalism, the volume focuses on Los Angeles film culture from 1905 to 1915.