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CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF OUR PODCAST

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of our iTunes podcast, Behind the Screen with The Movie Files, we have created a new ebook that looks back at some of the best moments in the series.  The iTunes podcast rediscovers movie history by going behind the scenes of classic motion pictures to give listeners new insight into classic films, stars, directors and movie studios.With some 200 episodes released, we had fun selecting a handful of memorable stories.

 

The free Podcast "Behind the Screen with The Movie Files is available on iTunes.

 

The ebook includes a collection of stories based on episodes from the last 10 years.  The first episode on the disaster film Meteor is covered along with a recent episode on That Touch of Mink. In addition, films like Marnie, Cleopatra, Thunderball, and Portrait in Black are covered. Elizabeth Taylor (Pictured above) is the focus of a chapter on Suddenly, Last Summer.  Print and ebook editions are available on Amazon.com. And an enhanced digital edition for iTunes iBooks is available.

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PUBLISHING BOOKS THAT ENTERTAIN AND EDUCATE SINCE 1998

Back in 1998 we started off with one book and an idea. While many big publishers were abandoning the world of film history, afraid to take a chance on smaller titles that might not reach mass market sales, and uncertain of the future book business with the burgeoning digital web content and coming ebook market, we saw it as an opportunity.  With focus on small press runs, print on demand, and digital books, we published our first book, Curse of the Silver Screen in 1999.  We then added a series of print on demand "Trivia Challenges" like The Bates Motel Trivia Challenge, The Supremes Trivia Challenge, The Elvis Trivia Challenge, and The Gilligan's Island Trivia Challenge. In 2000, our next book, Disaster in the Sky, gave us a chance to test  print on demand for books.

We learned a lot and every success gave us a chance to build and expand our model. In 2004 we delivered Reel Horror in print and ebook, as well as on audio. In 2008 we on-demand published Irwin Allen: The Disaster Years and Disaster on Film.  In 2010 Alfred Hitchcock: The Icon Years was released in print, ebook and our first enhanced ebook, and earned our first book award for best non-fiction title in a readers favorites competition. In 2012 our biggest hit What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest was released.  In 2014 Who Nuked the Duke? won the San Francisco Book Festival for best general non-fiction, and in 2016 our book Movie Star & the Mobster was named best general non-fiction in the New York, Hollywood, and London Book Festivals. In 2018 our iTunes Podcast series on classic movies celebrated its 10th anniversary.

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