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The Battle for the Bs
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Blair Davis
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-06 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

The emergence of the double-bill in the 1930s created a divide between A-pictures and B-pictures as theaters typically screened packages featuring one of each. With the former considered more prestigious because of their larger budgets and more popular actors, the lower-budgeted Bs served largely as a support mechanism to A-films
The B.S. of A.
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Brian Sack
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-02 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

WE’RE KNEE DEEP— ARE YOU SHOVEL READY? Politicians who say anything and do nothing . . . People lamenting Constitutional rights they don’t have . . . Protesters equating everyone to Hitler . . . Teeth-gritting partisans! Tax-evading congressmen! Fact-evading Americans! If you’re incredibly disenchanted, if you feel that this
BSJ: The B.S. Johnson Journal
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Edited by Darlington, Hooper, Seddon, Tew, Zouaoui
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-01 - Publisher:

The first issue of the B.S. Johnson Journal: 'The issue with institutions', featuring essays, interviews, peer-reviewed academic papers and creative pieces inspired by the British writer, with contributions from: Kate Connolly, Joseph Darlington, Vanessa Guignery, David Leon Higden, David Hucklesby, Juliet Jacques, Nicholas Middleton, Jeremy Page, Melanie Seddon, David Quantick.
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Virginia Wright Wexman
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-10 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

When a film is acclaimed, the director usually gets the lion’s share of the credit. Yet the movie director’s job—especially the collaborations and compromises it involves—remains little understood. The latest volume in the Behind the Silver Screen series, this collection provides the first comprehensive overview of how directing, as both
Lucille Ball
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: DeAnn Herringshaw
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-01 - Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company

This title examines the remarkable life of Lucille Ball. Readers will learn about BallÍs family background, childhood, education, and work as the beloved comic actress on the groundbreaking television show I Love Lucy. Color and black & white photos and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text. Features include a table