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Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. The Two Towers, 6. Epics, Spectacles, and Blockbusters: Posted by Lucy Autrey Wilson at 3: Eric Nelson rated it it was amazing May 10, From the beginning through and beyond. An invaluable historical tool. It makes a great gift, esp for those hard to buy for men, if he’s mildly interested in the background of how movies are made, then get it and they won’t be disappointed. He moderated the TV Week Power Breakfast series, as well as panels on media, television, movies, advertising, and the media.


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I bought this thinking it would be interesting, but the truth is it’s been pretty awful, a poorly designed book, poorly copy-edited, poorly edited! About Me Lucy Autrey Wilson. Also included are easy-to-understand sidebars, like the section explaining the various “widescreen” formats CinemaScope vs. Clint Maas rated it really liked it Nov 16, Coming Back to a Theater Near You. Open Preview See a Problem? Film students take note. Whether you’re a film trivia buff or ludas are interested in film making, you should get hold of this and read it.

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