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I have to say I found this a very good read and I was amazed at the stellar research the author did on the subject.
Former Mos Eisley Multiplex maven Clive Young has taken his love of fan films to a whole new level with his book Homemade Hollywood: Fans Behind the Camera.
If you like movies or even have dreams of making a movie, then by all means this book should be at the top of your want list.
This is a super book on fan made films and the author oozes with love for the topic and hit a home run with the work. Read morePublished on January 22, 2012 by G Cruz
Q: How does a moviegoer respond to a film that touches them on a certain level?
A: They go back to the theater to see it again and again, or watch it repeatedly at... Read more
What actor would risk his life swinging off a building without a net, for a homemade Spider-Man movie? Read morePublished on February 14, 2009 by Midwest Book Review
Clive Young has done a prodigious feat by reaching back literally decades to the early 1920s to showcase the historical impact of the first fan film based on the 'Our Gang' shorts. Read morePublished on February 7, 2009 by Stuart L. Basinger
Clive Young writes about the concept of "Fam Films" as if he was a. Pop Culture Critic, or b. Fan of fan films himself. Read morePublished on January 6, 2009 by R. Koenig
As a fan and creator of "Star Wars" fan films, this book's greatest strength also represents its greatest failing. Read morePublished on December 27, 2008 by Adam Bertocci
Well researched, a fun and funky read. Homemade Hollywood tells the history of people who just have to respond to media icons like Spiderman, Tarzan, StarWars etc. Read morePublished on December 19, 2008 by Janet Malone
Clive Young has researched the heck out of this topic and written an entertaining, fact-filled book to boot. Read morePublished on December 16, 2008 by Raymond Benson