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Hail to the Chin: Further Confessions of a B Movie Actor

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Thomas Dunne Books #ad - If that sounds tame, the journey from Evil Dead to Spider-Man to Burn Notice was long, with plenty of adventures/mishaps along the way. I never pictured myself hovering above baghdad in a blackhawk helicopter, facing a pack of wild dogs in Bulgaria, or playing an aging Elvis Presley with cancer on his penis - how can you predict this stuff? The sheer lunacy of show business is part of the fun for me and I hope you'll come along for the ride.

Bruce “don’t call me Ash” Campbell Thomas dunne. My first book, if chins could kill: confessions of a "b" movie actor, kind of hammy actor" my words, was published back in 2001 and it chronicles the adventures of a “mid-grade, cutting his teeth on exploitation movies far removed from mainstream Hollywood.

. This next book, could be considered my “maturing years” in show business, an “Act II” if you will, when I began to say “no” more often and gravitated toward self-generated material. Taking stock in the overall quality of my life, I fled Los Angeles and moved to a remote part of Oregon to renew, regroup and reload.

Hail to the Chin: Further Confessions of a B Movie Actor #ad - Time flies. New york times bestsellerintroduction by new york times bestselling author and famous minor television personality John HodgmanOne of my dad’s favorite jokes about getting older was: “I went out for coffee when I was twenty-one and when I got back I was fifty-eight!”I get what he meant now.

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If Chins Could Kill: Confessions of a B Movie Actor

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L.A. Weekly Books #ad - I don't want to be a spoilsport, but we've all been down that road before. Okay, so at least you're interested enough to pick up this book and look inside. Right now, yours is whether or not to buy the autobiography of a mid-grade, kind of hammy actor. Life is full of choices. Bookstores are chock full of household name actors and their high stakes shenanigans.

Okay, so buy the damned book already and read like the wind!Best, Bruce CampbellP. S. Case in point: look to your left - see that Judy Garland book? You don't need that, you know plenty about her already - great voice, crappy life. Am i supposed to know this guy? you think to yourself. No, and that's exactly the point.

If Chins Could Kill: Confessions of a B Movie Actor #ad - I think you and I are going to get along just fine. You don't need to cough up hard-earned dough for that either. The truth is that though you might not have a clue who I am, there are countless working stiffs like me out there, grinding away every day at the wheel of fortune. If chins could kill: confessions of a b movie Actor is my first book, and I invite you to ride with me through the choppy waters of blue collar Hollywood.

If the book sucks, at least there are gobs of pictures, and they're not crammed in the middle like all those other actor books. You know his story too - great voice, crappy toupee.

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Make Love the Bruce Campbell Way: A Novel

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St. Martin's Griffin #ad - Liked the cool smoking jacket I'm wearing on the coverC. This approach generates some of the most witty showbiz lunacy since This Is Spinal Tap. Sacramento news & reviewWhat you're reading right now is known as the "flap copy. This is where the 72, 444 words of my latest book are cooked down to fit this space.

Know who I am B. And if the 72, 444 words are too time-consuming, there are lots and lots of cool graphics. Regards, bruce "don't call me ash" campbell Praise for Make Love the Bruce Campbell Way"It's a great, goofy what-if. Entertainment weekly"ultimately, make love is a Bruce Campbell novel, starring Bruce Campbell, written for Bruce Campbell fans for whom Bruce Campbell can do no wrong.

Make Love the Bruce Campbell Way: A Novel #ad - You picked up the book already, so you either: A. From a violent fistfight with a Buddhist to a life-altering stint in federal prison, this novel has it all. But how does one do that? do you reveal pivotal plot points like the one at the end of the book where the little girl on crutches points an accusing finger and shouts, "The killer is Mr.

According to my publisher, I haven't "done" enough since 2001 to warrant another memoir. They'll no doubt find Campbell's latest endeavor nothing short of-to quote one of his most famous characters-groovy. The onion"one of the most delightfully deranged experiences you'll have reading this year. Hail to the king, baby.

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If Chins Could Kill: Confessions of a B Movie Actor

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L.A. Weekly Books #ad - Told in bruce's wry, sarcastic voice, it is a "Hollywood from the bleacher seats" look at his experiences in film and TV and at his status as a cult horror and sci-fi movie god. My chin can kill is a delightfully irreverent, epic of ambition and disappointment, fame and anonymity, yet oddly touching, and lots of fake blood.

If chins could kill: Confessions of a B Movie Actor. Bruce Campbell. Deeply earnest and fiercely funny, this book tells the story of an unlikely star who continues to lead a unique double life as cult movie icon and regular Joe. Sam Raimi. The evil Dead. This man with the face of a matinee idol and the heart of a Three Stooge first attracted what has grown into an enormous cult following as the star of Sam Raimi's legendary Evil Dead trilogy of thriller-comedies.

If Chins Could Kill: Confessions of a B Movie Actor #ad - Maniac Cop. With tireless good humor and biting wit, bruce acted, produced, and directed his way through a baker's dozen of "B" horror films and space operas before finally enjoying mainstream stardom on prime-time TV. Griffin.

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Bruce Campbell Triple Feature Alien Apocalypse / Man with the Screaming Brain / My Name Is Bruce

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IMAGE ENTERTAINMENT 26920034 #ad - Can one brave hero lead a not-very-bright world to freedom? Co-starring Renee O’Connor Gabriella of Xena: Warrior Princess and Peter Jason Deadwood. The evil Dead. Griffin. Man with the screaming brain “more mayhem, weirdness and strange fight scenes than anything I’ve seen in years. AintItCoolNews. Com somewhere in bulgaria, sleazy American industrialist William Cole Bruce Campbell is finalizing a tax scam that will earn him millions.

Maniac Cop. Ivan ivanov stacy keach, the bourne legacy and his demented henchmen Pavel Ted Raimi, Spider-Man have created a drug that can connect human brains like Lincoln Logs. Bruce Campbell. Ivanov reanimates him by transplanting the half-brain of a former KGB operative into Cole’s skull. My name is bruce “the ultimate love letter - with a pen dipped in poison - from Campbell to his die-hard followers.

Bruce Campbell Triple Feature Alien Apocalypse / Man with the Screaming Brain / My Name Is Bruce #ad - Fangoria. Com something evil is stirring in the small mining town of Gold Lick, and it's not happy. Now, the capitalist and the communist must reconcile their differences to hunt down the beautiful gypsy freak who killed them both. Ivan hood, a cocky astronaut who returns to Earth after a 40-year cryogenic space nap to discover civilization destroyed and the planet enslaved by a race of giant alien termites.

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Make Love the Bruce Campbell Way

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Thomas Dunne Books #ad - The evil Dead. Mostly, starring richard gere, renée zellweger, the action revolves around my preparations for a pivotal role in director Mike Nichols's A-list relationship film Let's Make Love!, and Christopher Plummer. Bruce Campbell. You've already picked up the book, so you either: A. Know who I am B. Like the cool smoking jacket I'm wearing on the coverC.

Have just discovered that the bookstore restroom is out of toilet paper  Is this a relationship book? Well, then yes, if by "relationship book" you mean that the characters in it have relationships or are related to someone, absolutely. Potter!"i have too much respect for you as an attention-deficient consumer to attempt such an obvious ruse.

Make Love the Bruce Campbell Way #ad - What you're reading right now is known as the "flap copy. This is where the 72, make love the bruce campbell Way, 444 words of my latest book, are cooked down to fit in a 3 ½-by-9 ½-inch column. But how does one do that with a fictional story about a b movie actor's disastrous attempt to finally star in a big-budget Hollywood movie? Do you tantalize readers with snappy zingers like the one in chapter six where Biff the Wonder Boy says, but you're only a crumb up here"? Or do you reveal pivotal plot points like the one at the end of the book where the little girl on crutches points an accusing finger and shouts, "You may be bred in ol' Kentucky, "The killer is Mr.

This is the kind of break most actors can only dream of. But my homeric attempt to break through the glass ceiling of B-grade genre fare is hampered by a vengeful studio executive and a production that becomes infected by something called the "B movie virus, " symptoms of which include excessive use of cheesy special effects, slapstick, and projectile vomiting.

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Ash Vs. Evil Dead Season 2 Blu-ray

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LIONSGATE #ad - Ash vs evil dead'' season two has ash, kelly, Florida to Elk Grove, Ruby, and Pablo bringing the battle against evil from Jacksonville, Michigan. Sam Raimi. Bruce Campbell. Griffin. Shrink-wrapped. If chins could kill: Confessions of a B Movie Actor. The evil Dead. Maniac Cop.

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Ash Vs. Evil Dead: Season 3 Blu-Ray + Digital

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Starz / Anchor Bay #ad - Bruce Campbell. Blu ray discs only! does not include case or artwork or digital codeS. If chins could kill: Confessions of a B Movie Actor. The evil Dead. Just the blu ray discs shipped in plastic snap cases. Shrink-wrapped. Sam Raimi. Shrink-wrapped. Maniac Cop. Feel free to ask any questions and thank you for looking! griffin.

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Jack of All Trades - The Complete Series

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Universal Pictures Home Entertainment 2220650 #ad - Jack of All Trades - The Complete Series #ad - Sam Raimi. Maniac Cop. While acting as emilia's man servant, jack dons the mask garb of the legendary Daring Dragoon and fights the local French governor as well as thwarting various other schemes against America. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. The evil Dead. Bruce Campbell. Shrink-wrapped. American spy jack stiles is sent by thomas jefferson to the tiny East Indies island of Palau Palau, where he teams up with British agent and inventor Emilia Rothschild to thwart the efforts of Napoleon and France in that region of the world.

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Ash Pop Figure - Funko Television: Ash vs Evil

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Funko 11625 #ad - Stylized collectable stands 3 ¾ inches tall, perfect for any Ash vs Evil fan. Maniac Cop. Sam Raimi. Shrink-wrapped. Collect and display all Ash vs Evil POP Vinyls. Griffin. The evil Dead. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. If chins could kill: Confessions of a B Movie Actor. Bruce Campbell. From ash vs evil, ash, as a stylized POP vinyl from Funko.

From ash vs evil, ash, as a stylized pOP vinyl from Funko Figure stands 3 3/4 inches and comes in a window display box. Check out the other Ash vs Evil figures from Funko Collect them all.

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Adventures of Brisco County, Jr.: The Complete Series

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WarnerBrothers 2287077 #ad - Sam Raimi. Let's play cowboys and aliens. Griffin. Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. The complete series dvdthe world's favorite western/sci-fi/comedy/action cult hit rides again! Here on 8 discs is the complete series about Brisco Bruce Campbell, a tough-as-rawhide cowpoke, debonair ladies' man and Harvard-educated smarty-britches who roams from Frisco to Jalisco in pursuit of outlaws who killed his father.

Adventures of Brisco County, Jr.: The Complete Series #ad - . And in search of a mysterious orb possessing out-of-this world powers. Put your boots in your stirrups, your tongue in your cheek and join the fun. If chins could kill: Confessions of a B Movie Actor. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Bruce Campbell. Maniac Cop. Shrink-wrapped. Collect and display all Ash vs Evil POP Vinyls.

From ash vs evil, ash, as a stylized POP vinyl from Funko. Hot lead and cool anachronisms await brisco as he and his sidekicks - including Comet, way, the intellectual equine who doesn't know he's a horse - fight for justice in the way, way-out West.

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