Here’s some news of note for schlock-loving bibliophiles: you can get a nice little discount on buying Offbeat directly from Headpress if you buy it directly from the site by April 8th. This book is a collection of essays, reviews and interviews dealing with the unusual side of British cinema and you can read the original Schlockmania news post on this tome by clicking here. Read on for the devilish discount details, a link to a related article by the editor of the book and a flip-book sample of Offbeat that you can read right here…
British Cinemas Curiosities, Obscurities and Forgotten Gems
edited by Julian Upton
20% discount for orders received on or before April 8, 2013. £15.99 £12.79.
Plus beat the postage increase (the first Headpress hike in years).
Books will ship week commencing April 8, 2013.
Think you know British cinema? Think again.
Offbeat features in-depth reviews, plus interviews and eye-opening essays that together tell the wider story of film in Britain, its neglected cinematic trends and its unsung heroes. Fully illustrated.
Julian Upton’s article on The Five Best Cult British Movies You’ve (Probably) Never Seen: http://dangerousminds.net/comments/watch_five_of_the_best_cult_british_movies_youve_probably_never_seen_select