3000 Facts about the Greatest Movies Ever

Author: James Egan

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 132649287X

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 358

View: 9781


The dog in The Wizard of Oz was paid twice as much as some of the actors. Citizen Kane was booed at the Oscars every time one of its nominations were announced. Marlon Brando didn't read the script when he was shooting Apocalypse Now. Instead, he turned it into a hat. Sean Connery turned down the part of Gandalf in Lord of the Rings. He would've been paid $560 million. Although Hattie McDaniel won an Oscar for Gone with the Wind, she wasn't allowed to go to the premier because she was black. Steven Spielberg thought the themesong for Jaws was so bad, he thought the composer made it as a joke. Groundhog Day takes place over 27 years. All of the Ping-Pong balls in Forrest Gump are computer-generated. It took eight years for Christopher Nolan to write Inception. Back to the Future was banned in China for years because they Chinese find time-travel disrespectful to history.

101 Amazing Facts about 5 Seconds of Summer

Author: Jack Goldstein

Publisher: Andrews UK Limited

ISBN: 1783338059

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 18

View: 3334


Are you a longstanding member of the 5SOS Family? Or do you want to know everything there is to know about Luke, Michael, Calum and Ashton? If so, then this is the book for you! Contained within are 101 amazing facts about everything, from how the boys got started in the music business to some funny random facts, their favourite things and much, much more. The book is easily organised into sections so you can find the information you want fast and is perfect for all ages!

The Mystery Science Theater 3000 Amazing Colossal Episode Guide

Author: Michael J. Nelson

Publisher: Frank Howard Publishing

ISBN: 0553377833

Category: Fiction

Page: 172

View: 5145


Describes the plots of more than one hundred bad science fiction movies, and shares some of the comments used on the "Mystery Science Theater 3000" television show in an attempt to make the movies funny

The Comic Galaxy of Mystery Science Theater 3000

Twelve Classic Episodes and the Movies They Lampoon

Author: Chris Morgan

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 1476618836

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 180

View: 9776


One of the most original shows in the history of television, Mystery Science Theater 3000 is a beloved cult hit built on the back of another cult phenomenon: the bad movie. The show’s premise involved a man and some robots watching cheesy movies and cracking jokes. Over its 197 episodes, MST3K developed a passionate fan base that took it from a local UHF show in Hopkins, Minnesota, to a major motion picture. This is the story of MST3K from the beginning to the end. Twelve of the episodes are covered, giving an in-depth look at the show, its ethos and its comedic style. The films screened in these episodes are discussed critically, as are the episodes themselves.

Gun Rights Fact Book

Author: Alan M. Gottlieb

Publisher: N.A


Category: Law

Page: 160

View: 5746


Every gun owner should read this book and keep it as a handy reference.

Embrace Your Weird

Face Your Fears and Unleash Creativity

Author: Felicia Day

Publisher: Gallery Books

ISBN: 1982113227

Category: Self-Help

Page: 272

View: 4224


An instant New York Times bestseller In Embrace Your Weird, New York Times bestselling author, producer, actress, TV writer, and award-winning web series creator, Felicia Day takes you on a journey to find, rekindle, or expand your creative passions. Including Felicia’s personal stories and hard-won wisdom, Embrace Your Weird offers: —Entertaining and revelatory exercises that empower you to be fearless, so you can rediscover the things that bring you joy, and crack your imagination wide open —Unique techniques to vanquish enemies of creativity like: anxiety, fear, procrastination, perfectionism, criticism, and jealousy —Tips to cultivate a creative community —Space to explore and get your neurons firing Whether you enjoy writing, baking, painting, podcasting, playing music, or have yet to uncover your favorite creative outlet, Embrace Your Weird will help you unlock the power of self-expression. Get motivated. Get creative. Get weird.