“Hollywood at Play: The Lives of the Stars Between Takes”
September Book Giveaway
“If you share my affection for candid shots of the stars you’ll love Hollywood at Play: The Lives of the Stars Between Takes…”
-Leonard Maltin, Indiewire.com
And, now we’re happy to announce our next contest! This time, we’ll be giving away FIVE COPIES of “Hollywood at Play: The Lives of the Stars Between Takes” courtesy of the authors themselves – Stephen X. Sylvester, Mary Mallory and Donovan Brandt! Hollywood at Play features over 200 fascinating and rare photos from the collection of Eddie Brandt’s Saturday Matinee, Hollywood’s first and oldest family-owned photo archive. A wonderful treasure trove of photos for every classic movie fan 🙂
In order to qualify to win one of these prizes via this contest giveaway, you must complete the below entry task by Saturday, September 30 at 9PM EST. However, the sooner you enter, the better chance you have of winning, because we will pick a winner on five different days within the contest period, via random drawings, as listed below… So if you don’t win the first week that you enter, you will still be eligible to win during the following weeks until the contest is over.
- Sept 2: One Winner
- Sept 9: One Winner
- Sept 16: One Winner
- Sept 23: One Winner
- Sept 30: One Winner
We will announce each week’s winner on Twitter @ClassicMovieHub (or via this blog, depending how you entered), the day after each winner is picked at 9PM EST — for example, we will announce our first week’s winners on Sunday October 1 at 9PM EST.
ENTRY TASK (2-parts) to be completed by Saturday, September 30 at 9PM EST — BUT remember, the sooner you enter, the more chances you have to win…
1) Answer the below question via the comment section at the bottom of this blog post
2) Then TWEET (not DM) the following message:
Just entered to win the “Hollywood at Play” #BookGiveaway courtesy of author @mallory_mary & @ClassicMovieHub
What classic movie stars would you love to see in candid shots and why?
*If you do not have a Twitter account, you can still enter the contest by simply answering the above question via the comment section at the bottom of this blog — BUT PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU ADD THIS VERBIAGE TO YOUR ANSWER: I do not have a Twitter account, so I am posting here to enter but cannot tweet the message.
Please allow us at least 24 hours to approve (and post) your comment, as we have an unprecedented amount of spam to sift through…
About “Hollywood at Play”: Fans from around the world continue to be fascinated by classic-era Hollywood (1925-1960) and its larger-than-life stars. Nostalgia for this simpler, more glamorous time offers a safe and temporary escape from our complex lives. The authors capture this era with in Hollywood at Play, featuring unique and rarely seen images of such legendary stars as Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor, Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Marilyn Monroe, Clark Gable, Judy Garland, W.C. Fields, and Tyrone Power enjoying fun and relaxation outside of their studios. Hollywood at Play presents iconic images of the classic stars taking time out from the demands of celebrity to enjoy dancing, bike-riding, roller skating, bowling, and playing tennis; diversions offering a chance to relax and be themselves. This delightful and unique book will appeal to classic movie fans, and enthusiasts of celebrity, fashion, and Hollywood history.
Please note that only Continental United States (excluding Alaska, Hawaii, and the territory of Puerto Rico) entrants are eligible.
And — BlogHub members ARE eligible to win if they live within the Continental United States (as noted above).
And if you can’t wait to win, you can buy it now on amazon:
–Annmarie Gatti for Classic Movie Hub