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Academy Awards(r) : The Complete Unofficial History -- Revised and Up-To-Date
by Gail Kinn and Jim Piazza


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Updated to include the 2014 Academy Awards, this is the definitive guide to 86 years of the Oscars, including every nominee and winner in every category, plus red carpet highlights, unforgettable photographs, and insider information from onstage and behind the scenes."The Academy Awards" invites us to share in the celebration of 86 years of best actors, actresses, directors, cinematographers, costume designers, and more, plus the greatest films in movie-making history.  Read more...


 
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Overview

Updated to include the 2014 Academy Awards, this is the definitive guide to 86 years of the Oscars, including every nominee and winner in every category, plus red carpet highlights, unforgettable photographs, and insider information from onstage and behind the scenes."The Academy Awards" invites us to share in the celebration of 86 years of best actors, actresses, directors, cinematographers, costume designers, and more, plus the greatest films in movie-making history. All of the winners and the losers of Hollywood's prestigious award ceremony are covered here in detail, together with all of the glamour and gossip that is the Oscars(r).Written by film experts Jim Piazza and Gail Kinn, who are sought out by the media every year for their insider knowledge of movies and Hollywood, The Academy Awards is both a handy reference and a detailed history of the annual event. Organized by year, beginning with the very first awards given in 1927, "The Academy Awards" presents in each chapter a complete and fun-to-read overview of the ceremony, including highlights of the most memorable moments (and outfits ) of the evening. Piazza and Kinn also provide details and little-known facts about award winners for best picture, best actor and actress, best supporting actor and actress, and honorary awards, plus a complete list of nominees in every category.Packed with more than 500 photographs from the ceremonies and red carpet, as well as stills from the movies themselves, this unauthorized book delivers what fans want most: all the facts, enhanced by juicy commentary and pictures galore.


 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781579129866
  • ISBN-10: 1579129862
  • Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers
  • Publish Date: December 2014
  • Page Count: 384
  • Dimensions: 10.2 x 8.5 x 1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3 pounds


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