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F EATUR ED T I T L E S
ALTERNATIVE MOVIE POSTERS II:
More Film Art from the Underground
Matthew Chojnacki
• The follow-up to the successful first collection, with more original, eye-popping posters of iconic films
• Nearly 100 artists from 20 countries present more than 200 posters with in-depth commentary
• Mind-blowing new visual interpretations of movies we love
This second volume of cinematic eye candy further documents the quickly burgeoning underground
film poster movement, a group of artists who challenge Hollywood’s marketing machine by bringing
clever artwork and design back to movie posters. Nearly 100 emerging artists, with a dozen returning
favorites, present their newly produced images. Cinematic visual masters Jason Edmiston, Gary Pullin,
Akiko Stehrenberger, RandyOrtiz, Brandon Schaefer, Gabz, Dave Perillo, Chris Garofalo, Anthony Petrie,
Godmachine, Tracie Ching, ClarkOrr, Orlando Arocena, SteveDressler, Paul Shipper, TomHodge, Luke
Insect, andmore additionally provide commentary and behind-the-scenes information.Movies illustrated
include classics like
Vertigo, Rosemary’s Baby,
and
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
, more recent hits
such as
Her
and
Drive
, cult favorites
Dazed and Confused
and
Donnie Darko
, and childhood staples
Ghostbusters, Back to the Future,
and
Labyrinth
.
MatthewChojnacki
is an award-winning freelancewriter andfilm/music historian living inCleveland,
Ohio. This is Chojnacki’s third book. His first was the ’80s vinyl cover art compendium
Put the Needle
on the Record.
Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 203 color illustrations • 208 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-4986-7 • hard cover • $34.99
AVAILABLE NOW
THE GOOD, THE TOUGH & THE DEADLY:
Action Movies & Stars 1960s–Present
david j. moore
• A comprehensive guide to action movies and stars from the last 50+ years
• More than 1,300 full-length movie reviews and over 70 interviews with action stars and filmmakers
• Obsessives, experts, and action movie stars mingle to create a truly explosive volume
This massive study on action movies and stars from around the world, from the 1960s to the present, is
filled with more than a thousand in-depth movie reviews that cover every action star who’s crossed over
from the world of martial arts, sports, professional wrestling, and stunt work. Exploding with beautiful
images, exclusive interviews, and a thorough action star index, this one-of-a-kind movie reference book
and comprehensive fan guide features reviews by the author, Zack Carlson (
Destroy All Movies!!! The
Complete Guide to Punks on Film
), Vern (
Seagalogy: A Study of the Ass-Kicking Films of Steven Seagal
and
Yippie Ki-Yay Moviegoer!
), Mike McBeardo McPadden (
Heavy Metal Movies
and
Going All the
Way:The Ultimate Guide to Teen Sex Comedies of the VHS Era
), and several others. It is a quintessential
tribute to the men and women who have left their mark in the action and martial arts film genres.
david j. moore
is the author of
WorldGoneWild: A Survivor’s Guide to Post-ApocalypticMovies
. He
has written articles for magazines andwebsites around the world andworks as a freelance film journalist.
Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 773 color images • 560 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-4995-9 • hard cover • $45.00
AVAILABLE NOW
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