Tarantino / Elvis

Week of January 28, 2013

In the News: Quentin Tarantino / Elvis Presley

Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained recently received five Oscar nominations, including Best Picture and Best Original Screenplay. Tarantino first garnered major critical acclaim over twenty years ago with the release of Reservoir Dogs (1992)Mr. White, Mr. Orange, Mr. Brown, Mr. Pink….

Also In the News: Elvis Presley’s concert, Aloha from Hawaii, was broadcast live via satellite forty years ago in 1973.



Inglourious Basterds (DVD)
Directed by Quentin Tarantino. Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2009
Call Number: PN1997.2 .I5526 2009 (At Jupiter)

Jackie Brown (DVD)
Directed by Quentin Tarantino. Miramax Home Entertainment, 2002
Call Number: PN1997 .J233 2002 (At Jupiter)

Kill Bill. Vol. 1 (DVD)
Directed by Quentin Tarantino. Miramax Home Entertainment, 2004
Call Number: PN1997.2 .K544 2004 (At Jupiter) – on order at Boca

Kill Bill. Vol. 2 (DVD)
Directed by Quentin Tarantino. Miramax Home Entertainment, 2004
Call Number: PN1997.2 .K5442 2004 (At Jupiter) – on order at Boca

Let’s Get Into Character: Gender Depictions in the Films of Quentin Tarantino
By Marc R. Fedderman. FAU M.A. Thesis, 2009
Call Number: NX001 .F442 2009 (Also available online here)

The Philosophy of Film Noir
Edited by Mark T. Conrad. University Press of Kentucky, 2006
Call Number: PN1995.9 .F54 P55 2006

Pulp Fiction: A Quentin Tarantino Screenplay
By Quentin Tarantino. Miramax Books/Hyperion, 1994
Call Number: PN1997 .P86 T37 1994

Quintessential Tarantino
By Edwin Page. Marion Boyars Publishers, 2005
Call Number: PN1998.3 .T358 P34 2005

Quentin Tarantino
By Ed Gallafent. Pearson Longman, 2006
Call Number: PN1998.3 .T358 G35 2006

Quentin Tarantino’s Death Proof
Directed by Quentin Tarantino. Genius Products, 2007
Call Number: PN1997.2 .D4338 2007

Raised by Wolves: The Turbulent Art and Times of Quentin Tarantino
By Jerome Caryn. Thunder’s Mouth Press, 2006
Call Number: PN1998.3 .T358 C43 2006

Reservoir Dogs (DVD)
Directed by Quentin Tarantino. Lionsgate, 2006
Call Number: PN1997 .R4374 2006 (Boca Raton Media Center)

Reservoir Dogs and True Romance: Screenplays
By Quentin Tarantino. Grove Press, 1995
Call Number: PN1997 .A1 T287 1995

The Tarantinian Ethics
By Fred Botting and Scott Wilson. SAGE, 2001
Call Number: PN1998.3 .T358 B68 2001

True Romance (DVD)
Written by Quentin Tarantino. Directed by Tony Scott. Warner Home Video, 1997
Call Number: PN1997 .T783 1997 (Boca Raton Media Center)


All Shook Up: Collected Poems about Elvis
Edited by Will Clements. Photographs by Jon Hughes. U of Arkansas Press, 2001
Call Number: PS595 .P72 A44 2001

All Shook Up: Elvis Day-by-Day, 1954-1977
By Lee Cotton. Pierian Press, 1985
Call Number: ML420 .P96 C67 1985

Are You Lonesome Tonight?: The Untold Story of Elvis Presley’s One True Love and the Child He Never Knew
By Lucy de Barbin and Dary Matera. Villard Books, 1987
Call Number: ML420 .P96 D4 1987

Baby, Let’s Play House: Elvis Presley and the Women Who Loved Him
By Alanna Nash. ItBooks, 2010
Call Number: ML420 .P96 N35 2010

Before Elvis, There Was Nothing
Edited by Patrick Higgins. Carroll & Graf, 1994
Call Number: ML420 .P96 B46 1994

The Boy Who Would Be King
By Earl Greenwood and Kathleen Tracy. Dutton Book, 1990
Call Number: ML420 .P96 G73 1990

Careless Love: The Unmaking of Elvis Presley
By Peter Guralnick. Little, Brown, 1998
Call Number: ML420 .P96 G85 1999

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Elvis
By Frank Coffey. Alpha Books, 1997
Call Number: Available online via EBSCOhost

The Death of Elvis: What Really Happened
By Charles C. Thompson II and James P. Cole. Delacorte Press, 1991
Call Number: ML420 .P96 T5 1991

Down at the End of Lonely Street: The Life and Death of Elvis Presley
By Peter Harry Brown and Pat H. Broeske. Dutton, 1997
Call Number: ML420 .P96 B76 1997

“E” is for Elvis: An A-to-Z Illustrated Guide to the King of Rock and Roll
By Caroline Latham and Jeannie Sakol. New American Library, 1990
Call Number: ML420 .P96 L37 1990

By Albert Goldman. McGraw-Hill, 1981
Call Number: ML420 .P96 G66

Elvis: A Biography
By Jerry Hopkins, 1971
Call Number: ML420 .P96 H7

Elvis: The Films and Career of Elvis Presley
By Steven Zmijewsky and Boris Zmijewsky. Citadel Press, 1976
Call Number: ML420 .P96 Z6

Elvis: The Secret Files
By John Parker. Anaya, 1993
Call Number: ML420 .P96 P29 1993

Elvis: The Unquiet Grave
By Belkis Cuza Malé. E. Press, 1994
Call Number: ML420 .P96 C8913

Elvis Cinema and Popular Culture
By Douglas Brode. McFarland & Co., 2006
Call Number: ML420 .P96 B75 2006

The Elvis Conspiracy?
By Richard H. Grob. Fox Reflections Pub., 1995
Call Number: ML420 .P96 G77 1995

Elvis Culture: Fans, Faith, & Image
By Erika Doss. UP of Kansas, 1999
Call Number: ML420 .P96 D68 1999

Elvis, Hank, and Me: Making Musical History of the Louisiana Hayride
By Horace Logan. St. Martin’s Press, 1998
Call Number: ML3524 .L64 1998

Elvis in Hollywood: Photographs from the Making of Love Me Tender
Photographs from the Michael Ochs Archives. New American Library, 1990
Call Number: ML88 .P76 E47 1990

Elvis in the Morning
By William F. Buckley, Jr. Harcourt, 2001
Call Number: PS3552 .U344 E48 2001

Elvis, My Brother
By Billy Stanley with George Erikson. St. Martin’s Press, 1989
Call Number: ML420 .P96 S6 1989

Elvis Presley
By Bobbie Ann Mason. Viking, 2003
Call Number: ML420 .P96 M34 2003

Elvis Presley: A Life in Music: The Complete Recording Sessions
By Ernst Jorgensen. St. Martin’s Press, 1998
Call Number: ML420 .P96 J65 1998

Elvis Religion: The Cult of the King
By Gregory L. Reece. I.B. Tauris, 2006
Call Number: ML420 .P96 R37 2006

Elvis World
By Jane & Michael Stern. Perennial Library, 1990
Call Number: ML420 .P96 S74 1990

By Jack Womack. Grove Press, 1997
Call Number: PS3573 .O575 E48 1997

Graceland: An Interactive Pop-Up Tour
By Chuck Murphy. Quirk Books, 2006
Call Number: ML420 .P96 M88 2006 (Non-Circulating. Available at the Jaffe Center for Book Arts)

I Am Elvis: A Guide to Elvis Impersonators
Edited by Marie Cahill. Pocket Books, 1991
Call Number: ML400 .I2 1991

I, Lisa Marie: The True Story of Elvis Presley’s Real Daughter
By Lisa Marie Presley (aka Lisa Johansen). 1998
Call Number: ML420 .P96 J64

If I Can Dream: Elvis’s Own Story
By Larry Geller and Joel Spector with Patricia Romanowski. Simon and Schuster, 1989
Call Number: ML420 .P96 G44 1989

Infinite Elvis: An Annotated Bibliography
By Mary Hancock Hinds. A Cappella, 2001
Call Number: ML143.5 .P73 H56 2001

The Inner Elvis: A Psychological Biography of Elvis Aaron Presley
By Peter Whitmer. Hyperion, 1996
Call Number: ML420 .P96 W55 1996

The Printed Elvis: The Complete Guide to Books about the King
By Steven Opdyke. Greenwood Press, 1999
Call Number: ML134.5 .P73 O63 1999

Schmelvis: In Search of Elvis Presley’s Jewish Roots
By Jonathan Goldsten & Max Wallace. ECW Press, 2002
Call Number: ML420 .P74 G624 2002

Shake, Rattle & Turn That Noise Down!: How Elvis Shook Up Music, Me, and Mom
By Mark Alan Stamaty. Knopf, 2010
Call Number: ML3930 .P73 S73 2010 (At Jupiter)

The Tao of Elvis
By David H. Rosen. Harcourt, 2002
Call Number: BL1900 .L35 R66 2002

Understanding Elvis: Southern Roots vs. Star Image
By Susan M. Doll. Garland, 1998
Call Number: ML420 .P96 D66 1998