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Author Band, Charles, author.

Title Confessions of a puppetmaster : a Hollywood memoir of ghouls, guts, and gonzo filmmaking / Charles Band with Adam Felber.

Publication Info. New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2021]


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  791.42 BAN    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description vi, 275 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Summary "Renowned producer, director, and B-movie showman Charles Band takes readers on a wild romp through Hollywood's decidedly un-Oscarworthy underbelly, where mayhem and zombies reign supreme, and cheap thrills and entertainment are king." -- From publisher's description.
Contents Introduction: Contagion -- The Italian Job -- Featurette: Head of the family and THAT TONGUE -- Coming to America -- The Hollywood Kid -- In 3-D -- Featurette: Coming right atcha -- In the toilet -- The Italian job 2: Roman boogaloo -- Featurette: PX I love you -- La dolce vida -- The fall of the Roman Empire -- Featurette: The bachelor party -- Full moon rising -- Featurette: Master of Puppets -- Unreal estate -- Featurette: The one with Jay Leno -- Vlad the Finagler -- Featurette: Stretching time: Dave Allen and stop-motion animation -- Band on the run -- Featurette: The joy of fake sex -- Buried treasures.
Subject Band, Charles.
Motion picture producers and directors -- United States -- Biography.
B films -- United States -- History and criticism.
Motion picture industry -- United States -- History.
B films. (OCoLC)fst00824793
Motion picture industry. (OCoLC)fst01027150
Motion picture producers and directors. (OCoLC)fst01027225
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Autobiographies. (OCoLC)fst01919894
Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Felber, Adam, author.
Added Title Confessions of a puppet master
ISBN 9780063087347 (hardcover)
0063087340 (hardcover)
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