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Beyond the Blockbusters
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Rebekah Fitzsimmons
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-18 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Contributions by Megan Brown, Jill Coste, Sara K. Day, Rachel Dean-Ruzicka, Rebekah Fitzsimmons, Amber Gray, Roxanne Harde, Tom Jesse, Heidi Jones, Kaylee Jangu
1000 CEOs
Language: en
Pages: 515
Authors: DK
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-08-03 - Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

From moguls to maverick CEOs, learn their secrets, share their success From safe hands to young turks, risk takers to innovators - get the instant profiles of 1
Blockbuster History in the New Russia
Language: en
Pages: 406
Authors: Stephen M. Norris
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-19 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Seeking to rebuild the Russian film industry after its post-Soviet collapse, directors and producers sparked a revival of nationalist and patriotic sentiment by
Cult Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Ernest Mathijs
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-30 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Cult Cinema: an Introduction presents the first in-depth academic examination of all aspects of the field of cult cinema, including audiences, genres, and theor
To Pixar and Beyond
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Lawrence Levy
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-02 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

A Sunday Times Best Book of the Year 2017 One day in November 1994, Lawrence Levy received a phone call out of the blue from Steve Jobs, whom he’d never met,
Hollywood Blockbusters
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: David Sutton
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-15 - Publisher: Routledge

Certain Hollywood movies are now so deeply woven into the cultural fabric that lines of their dialogue - for example, 'Make him an offer he can't refuse' - have
The American Blockbuster: Movies that Defined their Generations
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Benjamin Crace
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-10-31 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Providing an indispensable resource for students and adults, this book serves as an entry point for a conversation on America's favorite pastime, focusing in on
Bigger Than Blockbusters
Language: en
Pages: 415
Authors: James W. Roman
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Presents a listing and plot summarizations of more than one hundred iconic films made between 1915 and 2008 that had a significant impact on American popular cu
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Tom Shone
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-12-07 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

It's a typical summer Friday night and the smell of popcorn is in the air. Throngs of fans jam into air-conditioned multiplexes to escape for two hours in the d
Prizing Children’s Literature
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Kenneth B. Kidd
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-10 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Children's book awards have mushroomed since the early twentieth-century and especially since the 1960s, when literary prizing became a favored strategy for bot