The Secret of the Unicorn

Go "behind the scenes" with the true story about people, places and antiquities that Hergé drew from, filled with fun facts, lots of pictures, and easy-to-read text!

Author: Hergé

Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 9780316133869

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 96

View: 212

This new format, crafted specifically for younger readers, features the original Tintin graphic novel plus brand-new content. Go "behind the scenes" with the true story about people, places and antiquities that Hergé drew from, filled with fun facts, lots of pictures, and easy-to-read text! In this adventure: Tintin stumbles across a model ship at the Old Street Market. Only it isn't just any model ship-it's the Unicorn, carved by one of Haddock's ancestors, and it holds a clue to finding pirate treasure!

The Adventures of Tintin

An easy-to-read adaptation of the film for younger readers, featuring gorgeous full colour movie artwork throughout!

Author: Anonymus

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780857510754

Category: Adventure stories

Page: 64

View: 492

An easy-to-read adaptation of the film for younger readers, featuring gorgeous full colour movie artwork throughout! When Tintin buys a model ship called the Unicorn, he doesn't realize he's about to become the center of a centuries-old family feud involving nefarious pirates and treasure! Following clues from the high seas to the blazing-hot desert, Tintin makes new friends and outwits new enemies as he uncovers the secret of the Unicorn.

The Adventures of Tintin A Novel

A curse, Snowy,” Tintin whispered. “Andlistento this: The Unicorn's manifesto
stated that it was carrying a cargo ofrumand tobacco boundfor Europe.But it was
long claimed theship wascarrying a secret cargo.” He droppedahand toscratch ...

Author:

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 0316212563

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 240

View: 336

Don't miss this expanded novelization of the action-packed film! Tintin stumbles across a model ship at the Old Street Market. Only it isn't any model ship--it holds a piece of the puzzle to finding the resting place of Red Rackham's treasure! But Tintin isn't the only one after the notorious pirate's booty. With dangerous treasure seekers at their heels, Tintin and his dog Snowy are on a high-stakes thrill ride that takes them from land to sea, from open air to the ocean floor!


The Adventures of Tintin

The clues start to pile up as Tintin and his faithful dog Snowy find themselves sailing, flying and riding camels around the globe on an epic adventure! Hot on the trail of the story, Tintin meets the hearty seadog Captain Haddock.

Author: Alexander C. Irvine

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 0857510762

Category: Children's stories

Page: 200

View: 597

Don't miss this expanded novelization of the action-packed film! After buying a model of the Unicorn, young reporter Tintin discovers a secret message hidden inside the mast of the ship. But what does it mean? Who are the three brothers, and why does it mention three Unicorns when there was only one vessel with that name? The clues start to pile up as Tintin and his faithful dog Snowy find themselves sailing, flying and riding camels around the globe on an epic adventure! Hot on the trail of the story, Tintin meets the hearty seadog Captain Haddock. Can the adventurers solve the mystery before the secret lands in the wrong hands?

The Adventures of Tintin the Three Scrolls

The Adventures of Tintin: The Three Scrolls is based on the 2011 hit movie about Tintin and his little dog Snowy. These characters, famous for their exciting adventures, travel the world as they try to find out the secret of the Unicorn.

Author: Paul Shipton

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781407133669

Category: English language

Page: 40

View: 387

Extensive reading improves fluency and there is a real need in the ELT classroom for contemporary graded material that will motivate students to read. The Adventures of Tintin: The Three Scrolls is based on the 2011 hit movie about Tintin and his little dog Snowy. These characters, famous for their exciting adventures, travel the world as they try to find out the secret of the Unicorn.

The Adventures of Tintin

In these adventure stories Tintin and his dog Snowy solve mysteries in different parts of the world.

Author: Hergé

Publisher: Egmont Books (UK)

ISBN: 9781405228978

Category: Adventure fiction

Page: 192

View: 947

Join the world’s most famous travelling reporter in three exciting adventures as he heads for the Sahara, investigates a meteorite and discovers the secret of The Unicorn. The Crab with the Golden Claws Faced with a drowned sailor, counterfeit coins and a ship full of opium, Tintin sets out on another adventure. Aboard the Karaboudjan Tintin is introduced to Captain Haddock for the first time, and they are soon both facing a deathly thirst in the Sahara desert. The Shooting Star Things are hotting up for Tintin as a huge fireball comes hurtling towards earth! Soon he is setting sail with Captain Haddock to find the meteorite in the stormy Arctic Ocean, but a valuable metal is contained in the meteorite and Tintin's attempts to reach it are met with relentless sabotage! The Secret of the Unicorn When Tintin stumbles across a model ship at the Old Street Market, he buys it as a gift for his friend Captain Haddock. But this isn't just any old model ship ...it's the Unicorn. Built by one of Haddock's ancestors it holds a clue to finding the treasure of a notorious pirate. Join the most iconic character in comics as he embarks on an extraordinary adventure spanning historical and political events, and thrilling mysteries. Still selling over 100,000 copies every year in the UK and having been adapted for the silver screen by Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson in 2011, The Adventures of Tintin continue to charm more than 80 years after they first found their way into publication. Since then an estimated 230 million copies have been sold, proving that comic books have the same power to entertain children and adults in the 21st century as they did in the early 20th.

The Black Island

The world's most famous travelling reporter solves the mystery of the Black Island.

Author: Hergé

Publisher: Mammoth

ISBN: 9781405206181

Category: Caricatures and cartoons

Page: 62

View: 202

The world’s most famous travelling reporter solves the mystery of the Black Island. Wrongly accused of a theft, Tintin is led to set out with Snowy on an adventure to investigate a gang of forgers. Join the most iconic character in comics as he embarks on an extraordinary adventure spanning historical and political events, and thrilling mysteries. Still selling over 100,000 copies every year in the UK and having been adapted for the silver screen by Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson in 2011. The Adventures of Tintin continue to charm more than 80 years after they first found their way into publication. Since then an estimated 230 million copies have been sold, proving that comic books have the same power to entertain children and adults in the 21st century as they did in the early 20th.

Tintin

Written by ace Tintinologist Michael Farr, this book is the complete guide to The Adventures of Tintin, including fascinating background information on how the books were created.

Author: Michael Farr

Publisher: Egmont Childrens Books

ISBN: 9781405261272

Category: Comic books, strips, etc

Page: 128

View: 193

Join the world’s most famous travelling reporter in the complete guide to the world of Tintin. Lavishly illustrated with photographs, illustrations, sketches and maps, the Tintin Companion is the ideal gift book for any fan of Herge’s great character. Written by ace Tintinologist Michael Farr, this book is the complete guide to The Adventures of Tintin, including fascinating background information on how the books were created. Learn how Tintin was based on Herge’s brothe, and Captain Haddock on himself! With fascinating detail Michael Farr also recounts how real people came to be immortalised in the Tintin books. Still selling over 100,000 copies every year in the UK and having been adapted for the silver screen by Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson in 2011, The Adventures of Tintin continue to charm more than 80 years after they first found their way into publication. Since then an estimated 230 million copies of Herge’s works have been sold, proving that comic books have the same power to entertain children and adults in the 21st century as they did in the early 20th.

The Rough Guide to 21st Century Cinema

It was a problem that hadn't been solved seven years later when Steven
Spielberg's The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn (2011) faced
similar brickbats, with the Belgian boy-detective being described as looking “like
a Ronseal ...

Author: Adam Smith

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 1409360512

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 272

View: 283

Celebrate the centurys' finest movies in The Rough Guide to 21st Century Cinema, a lavishly illustrated homage to the world's best movies of this new era of cinema. The best 101 films: a run down of the finest films of the millenium from Hollywood blockbusters to indie gems. The hottest stars: features on the up and coming actors and actresses who have made a mark. The winning genres: best-in-class features on drama, comedy, horror, sci-fi, animation, documentary, superhero movies and all the genre-mash ups in between. The unsung heroes: the finest talent behind the camera, including directors, cinematographers, set designers and special effects specialists. The Rough Guide to 21st Century Cinema is the essential companion to movies of the moment. Now available in ePub format.

Explorers on the Moon

Herg 's classic comic book creation Tintin is one of the most iconic characters in children's books. These highly collectible editions of the original 24 adventures will delight Tintin fans old and new.

Author: Hergé

Publisher: Mammoth

ISBN: 9781405208161

Category: Caricatures and cartoons

Page: 64

View: 596

The world’s most famous travelling reporter struggles to keep his feet on the ground as his adventures take him to the moon! Following on from the events of Destination Moon, Tintin finds himself in a rocket on a collision course with the moon. And with Snowy the dog, Captain Haddock, Professor Calculus and the Thompson twins aboard, things quickly spiral further and further out of control. Join the most iconic character in comics as he embarks on an extraordinary adventure spanning historical and political events, and thrilling mysteries. Still selling over 100,000 copies every year in the UK and having been adapted for the silver screen by Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson in 2011. The Adventures of Tintin continue to charm more than 80 years after they first found their way into publication. Since then an estimated 230 million copies have been sold, proving that comic books have the same power to entertain children and adults in the 21st century as they did in the early 20th.

The Comic Book Film Adaptation

Adventures in Babysitting. Dir. Chris Columbus. Perf. Elisabeth Shue and Vincent
D'Onofrio. Buena Vista Pictures, 1987. The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the
Unicorn. Dir. Steven Spielberg. Perf. Jamie Bell and Andy Serkis. Paramount ...

Author: Liam Burke

Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

ISBN: 1626745188

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 384

View: 836

“There is no better, smarter examination of the relationship between comics and film.” —Mark Waid, Eisner Award-winning writer of Kingdom Come and Daredevil In the summer of 2000 X-Men surpassed all box office expectations and ushered in an era of unprecedented production of comic book film adaptations. This trend, now in its second decade, has blossomed into Hollywood’s leading genre. From superheroes to Spartan warriors, The Comic Book Film Adaptation offers the first dedicated study to examine how comic books moved from the fringes of popular culture to the center of mainstream film production. Through in-depth analysis, industry interviews, and audience research, this book charts the cause-and-effect of this influential trend. It considers the cultural traumas, business demands, and digital possibilities that Hollywood faced at the dawn of the twenty-first century. The industry managed to meet these challenges by exploiting comics and their existing audiences. However, studios were caught off-guard when these comic book fans, empowered by digital media, began to influence the success of these adaptations. Nonetheless, filmmakers soon developed strategies to take advantage of this intense fanbase, while codifying the trend into a more lucrative genre, the comic book movie, which appealed to an even wider audience. Central to this vibrant trend is a comic aesthetic in which filmmakers utilize digital filmmaking technologies to engage with the language and conventions of comics like never before. The Comic Book Film Adaptation explores this unique moment in which cinema is stimulated, challenged, and enriched by the once-dismissed medium of comics.

The Crab with the Golden Claws

A drowned sailor, counterfeit coins and a ship full of opium can only mean one thing: another adventure for Tintin Aboard the Karaboudjan, Tintin is introduced to Captain Haddock, but soon they face deathly thirst in the Sahara Desert.

Author: Hergé

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781405266963

Category: Criminals

Page: 80

View: 232

The world’s most famous travelling reporter must handle the heat of the Sahara . . . and the company of a new friend. Faced with a drowned sailor, counterfeit coins and a ship full of opium, Tintin sets out on another adventure. Aboard the Karaboudjan Tintin is introduced to Captain Haddock for the first time, and they are soon both facing a deathly thirst in the Sahara desert. Join the most iconic character in comics as he embarks on an extraordinary adventure spanning historical and political events, and thrilling mysteries. Still selling over 100,000 copies every year in the UK and having been adapted for the silver screen by Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson in 2011. The Adventures of Tintin continue to charm more than 80 years after they first found their way into publication. Since then an estimated 230 million copies have been sold, proving that comic books have the same power to entertain children and adults in the 21st century as they did in the early 20th.

ZBrush Creature Design

... and The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn. In addition to his role
as a concept designer, Tobin is a freelance illustrator, and in 2010 created White
Cloud Worlds, an anthology of sci-fi and fantasy artwork from New Zealand, with
 ...

Author: Scott Spencer

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118236262

Category: Computers

Page: 384

View: 569

Zero in on the most cutting-edge trend in creature design forfilm and games: ZBrush! ZBrush allows you to develop a creature for film and games inrealistic, 3D format. With this book, you will learn how to createa unique creature from start to finish and search for and repairany foreseeable problems. Clear instructions guide you throughusing Photoshop in combination with ZBrush to finely render acreature so you can see how it will appear on screen. ExperiencedZBrush author and designer Scott Spencer shows you how to startwith your concept in ZBrush as a preliminary digital model and thenfurther refine it in Photoshop in order to fabricate ahyperrealistic image. Guides you through artistic concepts to visualize yourcreature Walks you through the process of conceptualizing a creature inZBrush Details techniques for using Photoshop to refine yourdesign Encourages you to use ZBrush as a sculpting and designing tooland then use Photoshop as a painting and finishing tool ZBrush Creature Design helps you bring your creatureconcepts to life.

Producing Animation

For example, if the look desired is similar to Peter Jackson's and Steve
Spielberg's The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn, the feature will
require a substantially larger budget than the type of art direction style of classic
handdrawn ...

Author: Catherine Winder

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1136136053

Category: Art

Page: 353

View: 147

You have a useful library of books covering the tools, techniques and aesthetics of animation, but you've been asked to put your production and creative skills to the test to produce a theatrical feature film or to deliver 52 episodes of a television series with only 18 months in the schedule. Producing Animation is your answer. Written by Catherine Winder and Zahra Dowlatabadi and edited by Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Producing Animation is a comprehensive guide to the production industry. Already a relied upon resource by professionals and students alike, this book covers the process from script to screen while defining the role of the producer at each phase. The second edition features new content such as sidebars on key topics from industry experts, discussions on CG, 2D and stereoscopic production processes, and an overview on marketing and distributing your project. The companion website provides access to sample tables, templates and workflow outlines for CG and 2D animation production.

The Metamorphoses of Tintin Or Tintin for Adults

Between 1940 and 1945, he published The Crab with the Golden Claws, The
Shooting Star, The Secret of the Unicorn, Red Rackham's Treasure, and The
Seven Crystal Balls, in that order. In these adventures Tintin was no longer a
journalist ...

Author: Jean-Marie Apostolidès

Publisher: Stanford University Press

ISBN: 0804760306

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 295

View: 737

The Metamorphoses of Tintin, a pioneering book first published in French in 1984, offers a complete analysis of Hergé's legendary hero.

The Comic Art Collection Catalog

( The Adventures of Tintin ) The Adventures of Tintin . The Red Sea Sharks /
Herge . Boston : little , Brown , 1976. -- 62 p . : col . ill . ; 30 cm . ( Adventures of
Tintin ) The Adventures of Tintin . The Secret of the Unicorn / Herge ; translated
by Leslie ...

Author: Michigan State University. Libraries. Special Collections Division

Publisher: Greenwood

ISBN:

Category: Social Science

Page: 1435

View: 430

This is the most comprehensive dictionary available on comic art. The catalog provides detailed information about more than 60,000 cataloged books, magazines, scrapbooks, fanzines, comic books, and other materials in the Michigan State University Libraries, America's premiere library comics collection. Each book or serial is listed by title, with entries as appropriate under author, subject, and series. Besides the traditional books and magazines, significant collections of microfilm, sound recordings, vertical files, and realia (mainly T-shirts) are included. Comics and related materials are grouped by nationality and by genre.

Red Rackham s Treasure

Herg 's classic comic book creation Tintin is one of the most iconic characters in children's books. These highly collectible editions of the original 24 adventures will delight Tintin fans old and new.

Author: Hergé

Publisher: Egmont Books (UK)

ISBN: 9781405206235

Category: Adventure

Page: 62

View: 725

Herg�'s classic comic book creation Tintin is one of the most iconic characters in children's books. These highly collectible editions of the original 24 adventures will delight Tintin fans old and new. Perfect for lovers of graphic novels, mysteries and historical adventures. The world's most famous travelling reporter sets out in search of Red Rackham's treasure. Determined to find the treasure of the notorious pirate Red Rackham, Tintin and Captain Haddock set sail aboard the Sirius to find the shipwreck of the Unicorn. With the help of an ingenious shark-shaped submarine, Tintin follows the clues deep down on this ocean adventure. The Adventures of Tintin are among the best books for readers aged 8 and up. Herg� (Georges Remi) was born in Brussels in 1907. Over the course of 54 years he completed over 20 titles in The Adventures of Tintin series, which is now considered to be one of the greatest, if not the greatest, comics series of all time. Have you collected all 24 graphic novel adventures? Tintin in the Land of the Soviets Tintin in the Congo Tintin in America Tintin: Cigars of the Pharaoh Tintin: The Blue Lotus Tintin: The Broken Ear Tintin: The Black Island Tintin: King Ottakar's Sceptre Tintin: The Crab with the Golden Claws Tintin: The Shooting Star Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn Tintin: Red Rackham's Treasure Tintin: The Seven Crystal Balls Tintin: Prisoners of the Sun Tintin: Land of Black Gold Tintin: Destination Moon Tintin: Explorers of the Moon Tintin: The Calculus Affair Tintin: The Red Sea Sharks Tintin in Tibet Tintin: The Castafiore Emerald Tintin: Flight 714 to Sydney The Adventures of Tintin and the Picaros Tintin and Alph-Art

Tintin and the Lake of Sharks

Herg 's classic comic book creation Tintin is one of the most iconic characters in children's books. These highly collectible editions of the original 24 adventures will delight Tintin fans old and new.

Author: Hergé

Publisher: Mammoth

ISBN: 9781405208222

Category: Adventure and adventurers

Page: 44

View: 558

The world’s most famous travelling reporter searches for the truth behind the theft of some priceless works of art. But what does the King Shark have to do with it all? Tintin and his friends are holidaying in Syldavia with Professor Calculus, who has invented an amazing new duplicating machine. But a series of strange occurrences makes Tintin suspicious. Who is the mysterious “King Shark”, and what does he want with Calculus’ machine? Is there a connection with the recent theft of famous works of art from the world’s leading museums? Tintin is determined to find out! Join the most iconic character in comics as he embarks on an extraordinary adventure spanning historical and political events, and thrilling mysteries. Still selling over 100,000 copies every year in the UK and having been adapted for the silver screen by Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson in 2011. The Adventures of Tintin continue to charm more than 80 years after they first found their way into publication. Since then an estimated 230 million copies have been sold, proving that comic books have the same power to entertain children and adults in the 21st century as they did in the early 20th.