Thursday, 5 October 2017

A NEW BOOK ABOUT CHARLES BAND'S FULL MOON ENTERTAINMENT STUDIO


Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.are proud to announce the upcoming release of It Came From the Video Aisle!: Inside Charles Band’s Full Moon Entertainment Studio.

Full of interviews from over 60 directors, producers, actors, and crew from the golden age of home video entertainment. This exciting volume includes over 400 behind-the-scenes photos, posters, and artwork, many never before published.


Charles Band's Full Moon Entertainment was the most remarkable B-movie studio of the 1990s, responsible for a barrage of sci-fi, fantasy, and horror classics during the last true "golden age" of the home video era. From Puppetmaster to Trancers and beyond, Full Moon transformed the VHS experience for fans worldwide, bringing the inner workings of the movie-making process into the living room, and in turn creating a ravenous fanbase that remains to this day. This book tracks the history of the company, from its late '80s birth among the ruins of the American drive-in through to its bid to survive in the modern digital world. Featuring rare artwork, behind-the-scenes photos, and over 60 exclusive interviews with the cast and crew who helped to create the legendary B-movie studio, this is an essential read for any cult film fan still lamenting the death of the "mom 'n' pop" video store.

About the Author

Dave Jay is a London-based writer. He has contributed to cult film magazines such as Fangoria, Gorezone, and Horrorhound. He also works as a music writer/producer, including Driven, The Last Castle, A Walk to Remember, and the soundtrack album for Austin Powers in Goldmember.

William S. Wilson resides in Williamsburg, Virginia, and has written articles for genre magazines Fangoria and Deep Red. He has also contributed to a number of film guides, including Horror 101, Hidden Horror, BFI's 100 European Horror Films, and the 101 film book series edited by Steven Jay Schneider (Paranormal Activity).

Torsten Dewi lives in Munich, Germany, and has been a professional writer for the last twenty years. Alongside his co-writing credit for Empire of the ’B’s he has written numerous successful novels, genre screenplays for the international market (Lost City Raiders, Post Impact, and Sumuru), and hundreds of articles for a broad selection of magazines, including Playboy and TV Zone. His non-fiction work includes a guide to the Babylon 5 universe, a Dune photo book, and three annual guides to science fiction on TV.

The book is out now in the U.K. and is set to be released 28th October 2017 in the U.S. and will come in paperback form and is over 400 pages of knowledge about the company behind Puppet Master and more.

To check out the inside of the book and perhaps buy it (seriously why would you not want to) then you can buy it direct from the publisher by CLICKING HERE.

Alternatively it is also available from Amazon via the links below.




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