Hollywood: 75 Years Of The Silver Screen (Jewel Case)
A new look at the people and history behind the movies ProductInformationÂ Encyclopedia Britannica Presents Hollywood and the World of Movies is a lively tour through the glamour of the movie business, from the silent screen idols to the stars of today. Chronicling the powerful and the beautiful alongwith the latest trends of the international motion picture industry, this CD-ROM will entertain and educate both the curious fan and the serious film buff. Find answers to questions like: Who was named the top male film starof the 20th century by the American Film Institute? Was it Julie Andrews or Grace Kelly who lost the part of Eliza to Audrey Hepburn in My Fair Lady? Mike Nichols, director of The Graduate, also founded what famousimprov group? When was Mickey Mouse created? Product Highlights Brimming with facts about Hollywood today and the history that surrounds it! Entertaining information at your fingertips- anything from Toto to Popeye. Oscar winners gallery: Full line-up of Oscar winners from the inception of the award ceremony. Colorful images that bring Hollywood glamour to life. Exceptional depth of information on AcademyAward winners.in every category! Browse articles A-Z or by subject such as actors, directors or film festivals. Thousands of online magazine articles and videos. More than 350 photos, 500 biographies, 220,000 Web links andmuch, much more! Product Features Compelling Biographies Read about the genius of Steven Spielberg, the simple glamour of Katharine Hepburn, the quiet versatility of Tom Hanks, and much more.The History of the Motion Picture Trace the history of the medium from the 19th century to the pre
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The Life and Legacy of William ShakespeareProduct InformationWilliam Shakespeare has entertained readers and theatre patrons forcenturies. The Guide to Shakespeare examines the bard's legacy from ElizabethanEngland to the present-day uncovering why few authors can match Shakespeare forbroad appeal and sheer endurance.Product FeaturesThe ManLearn about both the private life and the career of the man behind the poetryand the drama.The PlaysGain a better understanding of the pelling works and brilliant charactersthat are known throughout the world.The Shakespearean WorldIncrease your appreciation by studying a chronology that puts the works ofShakespeare into context with key events of the time including exploration ofthe New World and the lives of other influential people such as Galileo andRembrandt.MultimediaWatch classic video clips of Shakespeare's most famous works including Hamletand Macbeth and listen to audio clips performed by some of the finestShakespearean actors such as John Gielgud and John Barrymore. Audio clips alsoinclude acpanying music by the Orchestra of the Paris Opera and the NewPhilharmonia Orchestra.Learning ActivitiesImmerse yourself in the world of Shakespeare. Writing activities androle-playing bring Shakespeare to life.Windows Requirements Windows 98SE Me 2000 XP or Vista Pentium 350 MHz or faster processor 128 MB RAM minimum Inter Explorer 5.5 or higher (or patible browser) CD-ROM drive 800x600 resolution 16-bit color Sound card and speakers remended Printer remendedMacintosh Requirements Mac OS 10.2 or higher iMac or G3 350 MHz or faster processor 128 MB RAM minimum Safari 1.0 or higher (or patible browser. Note: this application does not work with Inter Explorer on the Mac) CD-ROM drive 800x600 resolution millions of colors Sound card and speakers remended Printer remended
The ultimate multimedia encyclopedia and reference library. Infopedia 2.0 pc cd rom for windows. A complete 29 volume encyclopedia plus 7 essential reference books has over 200,000 entries, including over 150 videos and animations, over 1,500photographs, over 2,100 maps, charts, and tables w/ over 450 sound clips. Has 29 volume Funk and Wagnall's new encyclopedia, Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Hammond World Atlas, the 1995 World Almanac and book of facts, Werrian-Websters Dictionary, the Merrium-Websters Dictionary of quotations, merriums-websters dictionary of English usage and Webster's new biographical dictionary. By Softkey Multimedia 1995.
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