Nina Becomes an Actress

Trans(per)Forming Nina Arsenault: An Unreasonable Body of Work  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 15, 2016
Trans(per)Forming Nina Arsenault: An Unreasonable Body of Work

Judith Rudakoff, "Trans(per)Forming Nina Arsenault: An Unreasonable Body of Work"
English | ISBN: 1841505714 | 2012 | 274 pages | PDF | 11 MB

Millennium Actress (2001) [Re-UP]  

Posted by Someonelse at April 9, 2014
Millennium Actress (2001) [Re-UP]

Millennium Actress (2001)
DVD9 | ISO | NTSC 16:9 | Cover | 01:26:21 | 7,72 Gb
Audio: Japanese AC3 5.1/2.0 @ 448/192 Kbps | Subs: English, French
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance

A movie studio is being torn down. TV interviewer Genya Tachibana has tracked down its most famous star, Chiyoko Fujiwara, who has been a recluse since she left acting some 30 years ago. Tachibana delivers a key to her, and it causes her to reflect on her career; as she's telling the story, Tachibana and his long-suffering cameraman are drawn in. The key was given to her as a teenager by a painter and revolutionary that she helped to escape the police. She becomes an actress because it will make it possible to track him down, and she spends the next several decades acting out that search in various genres and eras.

Elena (2012)  Video

Posted by notbanned at May 23, 2016
Elena (2012)

Elena (2012)
DVDRip | 720x406 | .MKV/AVC @ 1448 Kbps | 1h 22mn | 918 MiB
Audio: English, Portuguese AAC 113 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary | Biography | Drama | Family

Elena, a young Brazilian woman, travels to New York with the same dream as her mother, to become a movie actress. She leaves behind her childhood spent in hiding during the years of the military dictatorship. She also leaves Petra, her seven year old sister. Two decades later, Petra also becomes an actress and goes to New York in search of Elena. She only has a few clues about her: home movies, newspaper clippings, a diary and letters. At any moment Petra hopes to find Elena walking in the streets in a silk blouse. Gradually, the features of the two sisters are confused; we no longer know one from the other. When Petra finally finds Elena in an unexpected place, she has to learn to let her go.

The Man in Grey (1943)  

Posted by fekmax at Feb. 7, 2015
The Man in Grey (1943)

The Man in Grey (1943)
Spanish or English (2 audio tracks) | DVDRip | AVI | XviD, 1200 Kbps | 720x576 | 25.000 fps | 1.14 GB
Audio: MP3, 128 Kbps | 2 channels | 48.0 KHz | Runtime: 01:51:08 minutes | Subtitle: Spanish (srt)
Genre: Drama | History | Romance

At an estate auction in WWII England, two strangers meet and muse about their families' history and possible connections. Flashbacks reveal the story of the sweet, rich, and beautiful Clarissa Richmond and her friendship with bitter, impoverished Hesther Snow. Their fates are intertwined even as their paths diverge. Clarissa marries the handsome but cruel Marquis of Rohan while Hesther becomes an actress. Eventually, the two women meet again and Clarissa brings the scheming Hesther into her household. As Clarissa searches for true love, Hesther plots to take away everything that belongs to her.
The Lina Romay File: The Intimate Confessions of an Exhibitionist

The Lina Romay File: The Intimate Confessions of an Exhibitionist By Tim Greaves & Kevin Collins
January 1, 1996 | English | ASIN: B0029T56G8 | 98 pages | PDF | 8.57 MB

"I love the cinema, as an actress, an editor, as a technician and a spectator. It's said that I am an exhibitionist. Every actor is one, I gladly accept that. I'm not a hypocrite."Lina Romay, the legendary Spanish cult actress and wife & muse of the great director Jess Franco is given a rare biographical treatment in this scarce publication with an introduction penned by Franco. Include her filmography and many black-and-white illustrations of every aspect of Ms. Romay's career.

Death becomes her (1992)  Video

Posted by Urmelinus at Jan. 25, 2011
Death becomes her (1992)

Death becomes her (1992)
aka Der Tod steht ihr gut | Dolby, PAL, Surround Sound | 1h 41min | 720x576 | DVD Full | ISO | 2 Ch - AC 3 - 192 Kbps | 7.2 GB
German, English, French, Polish, Spanish, Italian, Czech | Sub: German, English, French, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finish, Portuguese
Genre: Comedy | Fantasy

Helen, a writer, and Madeline, an actress, have hated each other for years. Madeline is married to Ernest, who was once Helen's fiance. After she recovers from a mental breakdown, Helen vows revenge by stealing back Ernest and plotting to kill Madeline. Both rivals have secretly drunk a miracle cure for aging; they accidentally discover, when each tries to eliminate the other, that they have become immortal and that "life" will never be the same again.

The Affairs of Susan (1945)  Video

Posted by ChumPaa at May 6, 2016
The Affairs of Susan (1945)

The Affairs of Susan (1945)
A Film by William A. Seiter
DVDRip | MKV | 1h 45min | 718x540 | AVC @ 1800Kbps | AAC @ 160Kbps
Lang: English | Subs: None | 1.45 GB
Genre: Comedy

Susan is about to be married, but the wedding may get called off after her fiancee summons three former beaus. Each reveals a different portrait of Susan: one describes her as a naive country girl who reluctantly becomes an actress, another paints a picture of a gay party girl and and the third describes a serious intellectual. Which one is the real Susan?

The Goddess (1958)  Video

Posted by fekmax at Jan. 28, 2016
The Goddess (1958)

The Goddess (1958)
English | SATRip | AVI | XviD, 854 Kbps | 640x352 | 23.976 fps | 745 MB
Audio: MP3, 128 Kbps | 2 channels | 48.0 KHz | Runtime: 01:45:19 minutes
Genre: Drama

Loosely based on the life of Marilyn Monroe, the story of a young woman destined from childhood on to be adored by millions but unhappy in her own life. Patty Duke plays Emily Ann Faulkner as a young, friendless, fatherless rural southern girl whose mother is indifferent to her. As a teenager, Emily Ann, played by Kim Stanley, remains a loner but with one small exception - boys dote on her, drawn by her beauty and her powerful aura of feminine sexuality. Emily Ann marries young but leaves her first husband when she meets young prizefighter Dutch Seymour (Lloyd Bridges). She becomes an actress and her star rises rapidly until she hits the heights of fame - and the depths of anguish.

The Affairs of Susan (1945)  

Posted by fekmax at Sept. 28, 2015
The Affairs of Susan (1945)

The Affairs of Susan (1945)
English | TVRip | AVI | XviD, 1394 Kbps | 640x480 | 25.000 fps | 1.13 GB
Audio: MP3, 128 Kbps | 2 channels | 48.0 KHz | Runtime: 01:45:23 minutes | Subtitles: Spanish (hardcoded)
Genre: Comedy

Susan is about to be married, but the wedding may get called off after her fiancee summons three former beaus. Each reveals a different portrait of Susan: one describes her as a naive country girl who reluctantly becomes an actress, another paints a picture of a gay party girl and and the third describes a serious intellectual. Which one is the real Susan?
Maya Angelou: A Biography of an Award-Winning Poet and Civil Rights Activist by Donna Brown Agins

Maya Angelou: A Biography of an Award-Winning Poet and Civil Rights Activist (African-American Icons) by Donna Brown Agins
English | Jan 1, 2013 | ISBN: 1598453955 | 91 Pages | EPUB | 2 MB

From the child raised by her grandmother in a small village in Arkansas to the writer known as National Treasure, Angelou has lived a remarkable life. She rose from pain and poverty to achieve success as a dancer, an actress, a teacher and an award-winning author.