44 It Came From the Video Aisle!: Inside Charles Band’s Full Moon Entertainment Studio. Dave Jay, William S. Wilson & Torsten Dewi. Full Moon was the most remarkable b-movie studio of the 1990s, releasing a barrage of sci-fi/horror classics during the "golden age" of the video era. This book tracks the company from its birth among the ruins of the drive-in through to its bid to survive in the digital world. An essential read for any cult film fan. Size: 6" x 9" • 430 color images • 480 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-5410-6 • soft cover • $34.99 The Ultimate Guide to Strange Cinema. Michael Vaughn. Organized by genre, including comedy, horror, action, drama, fantasy, and sci-fi, this title offers 300 reviews of genre films from all over the world, 160+ photos, and exclusive interviews and quotes from the people behind some of the most offbeat films ever made. Size: 6" x 9" • 164 color & b/w images • 352 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-5428-1 • soft cover • $34.99 Lights, Camera, Game Over!: How Video Game Movies Get Made. Luke Owen. Production histories of video game movie releases from 1993 to date, and the inside stories of how they were turned from pixels to living flesh. Featuring interviews with more than 40 insiders who worked on the films, including Paul W. S. Anderson ( Resident Evil ) and Simon West ( Tomb Raider ). Size: 6" x 9" • 320 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-5317-8 • soft cover • $19.99 VHS: Video Cover Art: 1980s to Early 1990s. Thomas “The Dude De- signs” Hodge. View a unique and largely lost art form representing a period of unabashed creativity during the 1980s video rental boom. Over 240 full-scale, complete video sleeves in this collection of action, comedy, horror, kids, sci-fi, and thriller genres. Size: 12" x 9" • 570 color photos • Index •264pp• ISBN:978-0-7643-4867-9•hardcover•$34.99 Pumpkin Cinema: The Best Movies for Halloween. Nathan Tolle. Pumpkin Cinema recommends over 100 titles guaranteed to make your Halloween fun and frightening! Inside are film reviews, quirky trivia, various top 5 lists, and a special chapter devoted to the greatest Halloween TV episodes of all time. Size: 7" x 10" • 76 color & b/w images • 176 pp. ISBN:978-0-7643-4723-8•hardcover•$24.99 Alternative Movie Posters: Film Art from the Underground. Matthew Chojnacki. Here is the first look at the underground network of graphic designers and artists that is reinvigorating the art of the movie poster, crafting stunning pieces for classic and cult films. Included are more than 200 eye-popping posters from over 100 cutting-edge artists, coupled with fascinating commentary and behind-the-scenes information. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 200+ images • 208 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4566-1 • hard cover • $34.99 AlternativeMovie Posters II: More FilmArt from the Underground. Matthew Chojnacki. Thissecondvolumeofcinematiceyecandy 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. Size:81/2"x11"•203color illustrations•208pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4986-7 • hard cover • $34.99 Hollywood Celebrates the Holidays: 1920–1970. Karie Bible &Mary Mallory. Marvelously illustrated with more than 200 rare images from the silent era through the 1970s, this joyous treasure trove features film and television’s most famous actors and actresses celebrat- ing the holidays in lavishly produced photographs. Size: 7" x 10" • 221 color & b/w photos • 192 pp ISBN: 978-0-7643-4964-5 •hard cover • $29.99 Hollywood Café: Coffee with the Stars. Steven Rea. Enjoy nostalgic photos of screen icons from the Silent Era through the eighties, making and drinking their cups of joe, java, pour-overs, and percolated brews. The dream cast includes MarilynMonroe, Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn, Charlie Chaplin, Clara Bow, Lucille Ball, Sammy Davis Jr., Elvis, Sinatra, and more! Size: 8 1/8" x 9 1/8" • 180 b/w photos • 192 pp ISBN: 978-0-7643-4989-8 • hard cover • $29.99 VIDEO GAMES Break Out: How the Apple II Launched the PC Gaming Revolution. David L. Craddock. From the perils along the Oregon Trail and the exploits of Carmen Sandiego to the shadowy dungeons of Wizardry, Break Out recounts the making of some of the Apple II's most iconic games, illustrates how they informed the games of today, and tells the stories of the pioneers who made them. Size: 7" x 10" • 327 color & b/w images • 256 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-5322-2 • hard cover • $34.99 The 100 Greatest Console Video Games: 1977-1987. Brett Weiss. This book celebrates, in over 400 color photos and detailed text, the best games from a crucial and fondly remembered decade. Each game entry features production history, commentary, gameplay details, compari- sons to other games, and more. It covers a range of gaming platforms, including the Atari 2600, Odyssey2, Intellivision, Vectrex, ColecoVision, Atari 5200, and the Nintendo NES. Size: 7" x 10" • 411 color photos • 240 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4618-7 • hard cover • $34.99 HISTORIC POSTER ART World War II Posters David Pollack. This book offers an overview of the various categories of propaganda posters created in support of the war effort: recruiting,conservation,careless talk/ anti-espionage, bond/fundraising, morale, and more. Here is a look at propaganda used as a tool used by all parties in the conflict and how similar themes crossed national borders. Size: 9" x 12" • 548 color and b/w photos 352pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-5246-1 hard cover • $50.00 Great Rock & Roll Street Art. Victor Burleigh. Rock posters of the 1980s had all the vitality and “in-your-face-ness” of the youth culture. Nearly 750 of these original posters, produced from 1977 to 1989 offer a wide collection of styles and graphic images, as well as a history of the rock scene in the 1980s Size: 9" x 12" • 744 original posters Index • 288 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-2099-8 • soft cover • $29.95 Great Street Art: Reggae, Blues, and World Beat Posters, 1977-1989. Victor Burleigh. Over 500 reggae, blues, and world beat music posters that once hung on telephone poles, vacant walls, and shop windows to advertise clubs and their performers. They represent a wide variety of styles and graphic images, as well as a history of the music scene. This book is a must for graphic designers, rock historians, and collectors. Size: 9" x 12" • 527 posters in color Price Guide/Index • 288 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-2271-0 • soft cover • $29.95 The Good, the Tough & the Deadly: Action Movies & Stars 1960s–Present. David J. Moore. This massive study on action movies and stars from around the world is filled with over a thousand in-depth movie reviews and 70 exclusive interviews that cover every action star who's crossed over from the world of martial arts, sports, professional wrestling, and stunt work. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 773 color images • 560 pp ISBN: 978-0-7643-4995-9 • hard cover • $45.00 World Gone Wild: A Survivor’s Guide to Post-Apocalyptic Movies. david j. moore. Foreword by Vern. Containing over 800 movie reviews, 60 exclusive interviews with filmmakers and actors who’ve made films in the genre, and a vast subgenre index, World Gone Wild chronicles humanity’s struggles through nuclear war, global natural disasters, and the zombie apocalypse in film. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 427 color photos • 432 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4587-6 • hard cover • $34.99 Graphic Horror: Movie Monster Memories. John Edgar Browning. In this illustrated, collectible reference guide, monsters from both major and minor horror films are brought back to life through domestic and international posters, movie stills, and publicity shots. More than 400 images trace the movie monster’s history from the early 20th century to the present day in such movies as Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Silence of the Lambs. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 424 images • Index • 192 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4082-6 • hard cover • $39.99 Hollywood Paranormal Films: Fact & Fiction. Jim O’Rear. Delves into 10 blockbuster films, sep- arating truth from fiction in horror entertainment. Through behind-the-scenes stories and paranormal case documents, compare and analyze evidence behind paranormal blockbusters, such as The Amityville Horror, The Exorcist, The Changeling, The Entity, and more. Size:6" x 9" •72 illustrations•128pp. ISBN:978-0-7643-3812-0 •softcover•$19.99 The World’s Rarest Movie Posters. Todd Spoor. Over 300 color images of vintage movie posters, including the extremely rare drive-in theater posters, are featured along with the more common one-sheet size. These posters, often very different from the standard posters, were printed in smaller numbers, adding to their interest and value. Auction results from 1989-the present, and other pricing information make this a useful tool for collectors of posters. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 300+ color images • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3498-6 • hard cover • $39.99 Hollywood Movie Posters: 1914-1990. Miles Barton. A colorful visual history of the movies from the early silent days to the big blockbusters of recent years, seen through the spectacular graphics studios used to advertise their movies. With over 400 illustrations of rare and collectible movie posters, it also provides a guide to the value of this advertising material. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 404 color photos Price Guide/Index • 224 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-2010-6 • hard cover • $49.95 Movie Posters: 75 Years of Acad- emy Award Winners. Diana DiFranco Everett and Morris Everett, Jr. A history of the Academy Awards with over 850 movie posters is a visual feast with an image from almost every winning picture in every category. Information about every winner makes this a beautiful and valuable resource. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 850+ color images Price Guide/Index • 272 pp. • ISBN:0-7643-1789-X•hardcover•$69.95 FILM & VIDEO • VIDEO GAMES • HISTORIC POSTER ART