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Blood 'n' Thunder's Cliffhanger Classics

The great movie serials of yesteryear are covered in 20 informative essays culled from the pages of BLOOD 'N' THUNDER, the premier journal of adventure, mystery and melodrama in American popular culture of the early 20th century. There are no gushy fanboy puff-pieces in this book; each essay is undergirded with solid research and, in many cases, interviews with the actors, writers and directors involved.

Genre: Cliffhanger Serials

Distressed Damsels and Masked Marauders: Cliffhanger Serials of the Silent-Movie Era

Author and film historian Ed Hulse, the editor of publisher of BLOOD 'N' THUNDER magazine, opens the book with a 25,000-word overview of this unique film form, debunking old myths and putting the silent serial in its proper historical context.

Genre: Cliffhanger Serials

Fighting Crime One Dime at a Time: The Great Pulp Heroes

The Shadow, The Spider, The Avenger, Doc Savage, The Black Bat, The Phantom Detective - these swashbuckling heroes of mid-20th-century pulp fiction all had one thing in common: They fought crime from outside the law, unhindered by red tape and unmindful of such legal niceties as due process.

Genre: on Pulp Fiction

Handsome Heroes and Vicious Villains: More Cliffhanger Serials of the Silent-Movie Era

Ed Hulse's history of the silent-era movie serial covers the "chapter plays" released by such companies as Universal, Vitagraph, Mutual, Paramount, Arrow, Mascot, Rayart, and members of the Edison Trust.

Genre: Cliffhanger Serials

The Blood 'n' Thunder Guide to Pulp Fiction

Illustrated with 750 magazine covers and original paintings, THE BLOOD 'N' THUNDER GUIDE TO PULP FICTION presents a complete and lively history of this unique literary form, covering genres individually and identifying key titles, authors, and stories.

Genre: on Pulp Fiction

 

NON-SERIES Novels

Year TitleGenres & Tags

Blood 'n' Thunder's Cliffhanger ClassicsCliffhanger Serials
Distressed Damsels and Masked Marauders: Cliffhanger Serials of the Silent-Movie EraCliffhanger Serials
Fighting Crime One Dime at a Time: The Great Pulp Heroeson Pulp Fiction
Handsome Heroes and Vicious Villains: More Cliffhanger Serials of the Silent-Movie EraCliffhanger Serials
The Blood 'n' Thunder Guide to Pulp Fictionon Pulp Fiction