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Learn about the life and adventures of Frank Sinatra. Award-winning entertainment industry journalist, author, broadcaster, and show business historian Alex Ben Block is Contributing Editor at The Hollywood Reporter, covering the business of both movies and television. In the very least you can pull out a few of the interesting background stories whether at lunch with friends or at a dinner party if any of the films covered comes up in conversation.

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All in all great product for a nice price. Books by Alex Ben Block. Film students take note. From the beginning through and beyond.

Also included are easy-to-understand sidebars, like the section explaining the various “widescreen” formats CinemaScope vs. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, It’s an easy lay out to licas in and out of, you grab a page and it gives you so much juicy and interesting information about the making of that particular movie.

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