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Sinemania!: A Satirical Exposé of the Lives of the Most Outlandish Movie Directors: Welles, Hitchcock, Tarantino, and More!

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A loving but wickedly humorous tribute to cinema in graphic non-fiction, Sinemania! casts its spotlight on film directors whose lives behind the camera are every bit as compelling, strange, and eccentric as the most headline-making film actors.

Twenty-three North American and European directors — including Quentin Tarantino, Woody Allen, Alfred Hitchcock, Orson Welles, and
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Paperback, 184 pages
Published September 1st 2013 by ECW Press (first published January 1st 2013)
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Kate
Jun 26, 2014 Kate rated it did not like it
Honestly I found this to be a little much for me. The stories are outlandish to be sure and the artwork is as well. This is definitely an adult graphic novel (our lead author/artist got her start in very specific sort of comic). There are things that made me laugh and other things that just made me wonder about whether all of this was necessary. The one part I did like were the summaries of some classic cult films as well as the 'difference' between slasher films and blockbusters. but the rest ...more
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This.. I dunno what to call it.. graphic novel is disgusting and full of smutt I would rather read the ingredient list on a box of Fruit Loops then to even open the pages of this thing again. It is going to serve well as fire starter on our next campout but besides that, it isn't worth the paper it is written (drawn) on.
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