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"Midnight Marquee Press has given us a series of first-rate books on subjects that matter to film buffs and historians alike,
even though they've been neglected by mainstream publishers. I salute them and wish them continued success."—Leonard Maltin
BOOKS by TOPICS
 

ACTORS

Lionel Atwill
Lionel Atwill: An Exquisite Villain
Hollywood's Maddest Doctors

Lon Chaney, Jr.
Lon Chaney, Jr.- MidMar Actors Series
Sinister Serials Karloff, Lugosi & Chaney
Terror in the Pharaoh's Tomb DVD
Terror in the Tropics DVD

Lon Chaney, Sr.
Chronicles of Terror: Silent Screams

Colin Clive
(coming in 2017 Colin Clive bio by Greg Mank)
Hollywood's Maddest Doctors

George Coulouris
Unholy Three

Peter Cushing
Peter Cushing (Bio)
Peter Cushing (MMAS)
Midnight Madness

Dwight Frye
Dwight Frye's Last Laugh

Brett Halsey
Brett Halsey

Imogen Hassell • Tuesday's Child

Glenda Farrell
Hllywd's Hardboiled Dame

Boris Karloff
Boris Karloff: A Gentleman's Life
MMAS Boris Karloff
Midnight Madness
Sinister Serials
We Belong Dead: Frankenstein on Film
Who Framed Boris Karloff (mystery)
Terror in the Tropics DVD

Christopher Lee
Tall, Dark and Gruesome Autobio
Christopher Lee: Legacy of Horror DVD
Midnight Madness

Bela Lugosi
Bela Lugosi: MMAS
Midnight Madness (DVD Doc.)
Sinister Serials Karloff, Lugosi & Chaney
Terror in the Pharaoh's Tomb DVD
Terror in the Tropics DVD
Who Framed Boris Karloff (Fiction/mystery)

Carla Laemmle
Among the Rugged Peaks

Peter Lorre
Peter Lorre MMAS
Terror in the Pharaoh's Tomb DVD

Ingrid Pitt
Darkness Before Dawn

Dennis Price
Unholy Three

Vincent Price
Midnight Madness

• NEW
Merchant of Menace

Vincent Price: MMAS

Michael Reeves
The Remakable Michael Reeves

Michael Ripper
Michael Ripper Unmasked

Jimmy Sangster
Do You Want it Good or Tuesday?

George Zucco
Hollywood's Maddest Doctors

 

ART
A Gallery of Stars:The Story of the Hollywood
Brown Derby's Wall of Fame

A-Z MOVIE GUIDES
Eurospy Guide
Indie Horrors
Italian Horror
It's Christmas Time at the Movies
Horror 101
Popcorn Prozaz
Shrieking Sixties
You're Next: Loss of Identity in the Horror Film

ANIMALS/DOGS
Hollywood's Top Dogs: The Dog Hero in Film

BIOGRAPHIES
Lionel Atwill
Peter Cushing
•  Rosemary DeCamp
Theron Denson: Black Diamond
• 
Glenda Farrell
•  Dwight Frye
•  Brett Halsey

Hollywood's Maddest Doctors:
Lionel Atwill, Colin Clive, George Zucco
• 
Ib Melchior
•  Boris Karloff
Carla Laemmle
Christopher Lee
•  Mantan Moreland
•  Paul Naschy
Vincent Price
•  Michael Reeves
Jimmy Sangster:
Unholy Three
 Fritz Von Erich
Robert Wise: Americana Filmmaker DVD

DRACULA
•  Jimmy Sangster: Do You Want it Good or Tuesday?
English Gothic
•  Dwight Frye
Hammer Vampire
•  Christopher Lee
•  Bela Lugosi
Midnight Marquee Studio Series: Hammer
Ingrid Pitt

EURO CINEMA
Diabolika
Eurospy Guide
Haunted World of Mario Bava
Italian Horror
Paul Naschy: Memoirs of a Wolfman
So Deadly, So Perverse
So Deadly, So Preverse #2
Splintered Visions: Lucio Fulci

FICTION
Bela Lugosi and the House of Doom
The Big Nap
Cool Cat
Cool Cat 2
Drums of the Lost Gods
Who Framed Boris Karloff

FORGOTTEN HORRORS
Forgotten Horrors
Vol. 1-4

Human Monsters

FRANKENSTEIN
Peter Cushing (Bio)
Peter Cushing (MMAS)

English Gothic
Hammer Frankenstein
Christopher Lee: Legacy of Horror DVD
•  Jimmy Sangster: Do You Want it Good or Tuesday?
Hammer FrankensteinHollywood's Maddest Doctors
Boris Karloff
Bela Lugosi: MMAS
Paul Naschy:
Memoirs of a Wolfman

Reel Mad Doctors
Tome of Terror:
Horror Films of the 1930s

We Belong Dead: Frankenstein on Film
Who Framed Boris Karloff (Fiction/mystery)
Dwight Frye

GHOSTS/SUPERNATURA
Cinematic Hauntings

 

GORE/MODERN HORROR/EXPLOITATION
Attack of the B Queens
Chris Alexander's Blood Spattered Book
The Ed Wood Awards: DVD
FANEX Files: Sam Arkoff DVD
Forbidden Fruit
Guilty Pleasures of the Horror Film
Haunted World of Mario Bava
•  Horror 101
Minds of Fear: 30 Cult Classics
of the Modern Horror  Film

Shadowplay
Son of Guilty Pleasures Horror Film
Urban Terrors
X-Cert: The British Independent
Horror Film: 1951-1970

•  X-Certs 2

HAMMER FILMS/
BRITISH HORROR

Amicus
Midnight Marquee Studio Series: Hammer
Peter Cushing (Bio)
•  Peter Cushing (MMAS)
English Gothic
FANEX Files: Hammer DVD
Hammer Frankenstein
Hammer Sci-fi
Hammer Vampire
Imogen Hassall
Christopher Lee: Tall Dark and Gruesome (autographed)
•  Memories of Hammer
Ingrid Pitt
•  Jimmy Sangster: Do You Want it Good or Tuesday? First Edition
The Shrieking Sixties
You Are Old Enough Son
You're Not Old Enough Son


HISTORIES OF FILM
Celluloid Adventures:
Good Movies, Bad Timing
Celluloid Adventures:
Artistic Triumphs
Box-Office Bombs

Forgotten Faces

Mad About Movies Magazine
Midnight Marquee 50th Anniversary Issue #79
Mindwarp: The Fantastic True Story of Roger Corman's New World Pictures
The Rise and Fall of the Horror Film

NEW
Scrapbook 1930s
NEW
Tome of Terror: Films of the Silent Era

Tome of Terror:
Horror Films of the 1930s


ALFRED HITCHCOCK
Alfred Hitchcock's London
Hitchcock Becomes Hitchcock


HORROR SHOW HOSTS

American Scary

ITALIAN CINEMA
Diabolika
Haunted World of Mario Bava
Italian Horror
So Deadly, So Perverse
So Deadly, So Preverse #2
Splintered Visions: Lucio Fulci


KING KONG
Spawn of Skull Island:
The Making of King Kong


MAD ABOUT MOVIES/Movie Mystique
MAM 1-9

MEMOIRS
Paul Naschy:
Memoirs of a Wolfman
William Fox:
A Story of Early Hollywood
You Are Old Enough Son
You're Not Old Enough Son


 

MOGULS/MOVIE STUDIOS
• 
FANEX FILES - Sam Arkoff (DVD)
Midmar Studio Series: Hammer
20th Century Fox - William Fox


MUSICALS/BROADWAY
Art, Popular Culture and the Classical Ideal in the 1930s: Two Classic Films—A Study of Roman Scandals and Christopher Strong
• 
Lionel Atwill: An Exquisite Villain
It's Christmas Time at the Movies
Frank Sinatra
Maxine Barrat
(sadly Maxine passed away this year)
Vera-Ellen


MYSTERY
Bela Lugosi and the House of Doom
The Big Nap
Drums of the Lost Gods
Who Framed Boris Karloff

PSYCHOLOGY
The Cure All
Shadowplay

SCI-FI
Atomic Age Cinema
FANEX FILES - Sam Arkoff (DVD)
•  Attack of the B Queens
Fantastic Journeys: Sci-Fi Memories
Guilty Pleasures of the Horror Film
Hammer Sci-fi
Ib Melchior
Massacred by Mother Nature
Silent Screams
Son of Guilty Pleasures
of the Horror Film
You're Next: Loss of Identity in the Horror Film


SCREAM QUEENS/
WOMEN IN GENRE FILMS

Attack of the B Queens
Bitches, Bimbos and Virgins revised
Imogen Hassall
Ingrid Pitt

Movie Mystique Magazine

SERIALS
Classic Cliffhangers
Vol 1 and Vol. 2
Sinister Serials
Terror in the Pharaoh's Tomb DVD
Terror in the Tropics DVD

SILENT FILMS
Silent Screams

SPYS
Brett Halsey
Celluloid Adventures:
Good Movies, Bad Timing

Eurospy Guide

SUPER HEROES

Diabolika


TRIVIA

The 'Way-Out, Wonderful
World of Horror, Fantasy and Sci-Fi Trivia

VOODOO/ZOMBIES
Drums of Terror:
Voodoo in the Cinema

WESTERNS
Six-Gun Law

WRESTLING
Fritz Von Erich

DVDS
Christopher Lee:
Legacy of Horror

The Ed Wood Awards
FANEX Files:
Hammer DVD
FANEX Files:
Sam Arkoff DVD
Midnight Madness/ Monster Madness
Robert Wise:
Americana Filmmaker
Terror in the
Pharaoh's Tomb
Terror in the Tropics

 

NEW!

The Scrapbook is Done!
We are now shipping.

So sorry for the delay, but everyone who has seen it has been delighted and said it was worth waiting for.

I'll be working on Vol. 2, the 1930s as soon as I put some finishing touches on my sci-fi movie.

Sue & Gary Svehla

Sample INTERIOR


 

Fiction:
The Vampire's Tomb

Retail $20
Sale Price $15

 

6X9, 261 pages, $25
sale price $18

Italian horror film actor Giovanni Lombardo Radice shares insider details of his long career in this autobiography filled with compassion, irony, wit and humor, as well as over 150 photos from his film roles and personal life.
Giovanni chose a life in show business over intellectual pursuits, becoming the black sheep in his aristocratic Italian family. As with most actors, Giovanni faced periods of film success and periods of unemployment and economic uncertainty. He went from the stage to television and films. The films saved him from financial disasters and tossed him into the world of graphic horror-B movies.
Giovanni, known as Johnny to friends and fans, talks about the start of his career on stage, where he progressed from acting to directing and becoming an artistic director for regional theater. He also worked on television where he acted and was also a screenwriter.
This fascinating autobiography recounts work with famed genre directors such as Deodato, Margheiti, Fulci, Lenzi, Bava and Argento. He candidly relates stories of the cast and crews he worked with, as well as delving into his uncommon private life including his bisexuality, marriage, son, drug use and a secret love affair that spanned almost 50 years.

The Scrapbook is Done!
We are now shipping.

So sorry for the delay, but everyone who has seen it has been delighted and said it was worth waiting for.

I'll be working on Vol. 2, the 1930s as soon as I put some finishing touches on my sci-fi movie.

Sue & Gary Svehla

 

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