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The Mummy's Curse
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Jasmine Day
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-09-27 - Publisher: Routledge

The most penetrating study of the curse ever conducted, The Mummy's Curse uncovers forgotten nineteenth-century fiction and poetry, revolutionizes the study of mummy horror films, and reveals the prejudices embedded in children’s toys. Examining original surveys and field observations of museum visitors demonstrate that media stereotypes - to which museums
Zombie Movies
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Glenn Kay
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-01 - Publisher: Chicago Review Press

Featuring chronological reviews of more than 300 zombie films--from 1932's "White Zombie" to George A. Romero's 2008 release "Diary of the Dead--"this thorough, uproarious guide traces the evolution of one of horror cinema's most popular and terrifying creations. Fans will learn exactly what makes a zombie a zombie, go behind
The Mummy Snatcher of Memphis
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Natasha Narayan
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-24 - Publisher: Hachette UK

When Kit Salter and her friends peek at a famed mummy in a museum chamber, they are shocked to discover rattles and moans coming from the box . . . Inside is an Egyptian stowaway, determined to return a looted scarab and save his village. When the mummy is stolen
Nightmare Movies
Language: en
Pages: 633
Authors: Kim Newman
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-18 - Publisher: A&C Black

The classic volume of cult film criticism, now brought completely up-to-date 'Encyclopaedic, insightful, and entertaining - no bookshelf should be without Newman's frighteningly readable Nightmare Movies' Mark Kermode
Spaghetti Westerns--the Good, the Bad and the Violent
Language: en
Pages: 498
Authors: Thomas Weisser
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-11 - Publisher: McFarland

Spaghetti Westerns--mostly produced in Italy or by Italians but made throughout Europe--were bleaker, rougher, grittier imitations of Hollywood Westerns, focusing on heroes only slightly less evil than the villains. After a main filmography covering 558 Spaghetti Westerns, another section provides filmographies of personnel--actors and actresses, directors, musical composers, scriptwriters, cinematographers.