100+ Years of Movies : Musings of a Flixster Super Reviewer
In this "Choose Your Own Adventure" style book, jump through cinema history. 365 movie reviews representing 100 consecutive years, plus a couple bonus moving pictures from 1902 and 1903, have been selected. The book is intended to entice readers to find and watch these recommended flicks, especially ones made before they were born. The author subjectively examines films in the context of various entertainment mediums. The author also briefly explores various movie awards that have honored movie productions since the late 1920s. Byron Brubaker has been using Flixster.com to recommend good movies and warn people against bad movies since 2007.
- Paperback | 304 pages
- 203.2 x 254 x 17.53mm | 757.5g
- 29 Dec 2014
- United States
- black & white illustrations
About Byron Brubaker
Byron is a freelance theatre professional, library consultant, filmmaker, and writer. After high school, he set a goal to watch all major category Oscar winning films from 1927 to the present. Byron has appreciated the high production quality of these films while exploring cinema history and technique. Relying on these examples, he hopes to bring insight to his video work with his wife at Thespis per Lacus Media. He earned a Masters in Library and Information Science from Kent State University, as well as a B.A. in Communication Arts, with a minor in Music from Malone College. He had a short poem selected and published by The International Library of Poetry in 2005. Byron has been an active reviewer on Flixster.com since 2007, to recommend good movies and warn people about bad movies. For the past 5 years, he has also worked backstage for Cleveland Play House on over 25 shows.