eBook Historical Dictionary of Science Fiction Cinema, 1st Edition

  • Keith M. Booker
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  • ISBN-10: 0810874628
  • ISBN-13: 9780810874626
  • DDC: 791.430
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 368 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released May 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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Overview

THE HISTORICAL DICTIONARY OF SCIENCE FICTION CINEMA provides broad coverage of the people, films, companies, techniques, themes, and subgenres that have made science fiction cinema such a vital part of world cinema.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
Contents.
Editor's Foreword.
Preface.
Reader's Note.
Chronology.
Introduction.
1: 20 Million Miles to Earth.
2: 20th Century Fox.
3: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.
4: 2001: A Space Odyssey.
5: 2009: Lost Memories.
6: 28 Days Later.
7: Able Edwards.
8: Abrams, J. J..
9: The Abyss.
10: Adventure.
11: Aelita.
12: Agar, John.
13: Alien (and Sequels).
14: Alien Invasion.
15: Alland, William.
16: Allen, Irwin.
17: Alphaville.
18: Alternate History.
19: American International Pictures (AIP).
20: American Science Fiction Film.
21: Anderson, Gerry and Sylvia.
22: The Andromeda Strain.
23: Animated Science Fiction Films.
24: Anime.
25: Arnold, Jack.
26: Artificial Intelligence: AI.
27: Asimov, Isaac.
28: Attack of the 50 Foot Woman.
29: Avatar.
30: Back to the Future and Sequels.
31: Baker, Rick.
32: Battle Beyond the Stars.
33: Bava, Mario.
34: Bay, Michael.
35: The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms.
36: Bernds, Edward.
37: Besson, Luc.
38: Biehn, Michael.
39: Bilal, Enki.
40: Blade Runner.
41: The Blob.
42: Bonestell, Chesley.
43: Boyle, Danny.
44: Brazil.
45: British Science Fiction Film.
46: Burton, Tim.
47: C-3PO.
48: Cahn, Edward L..
49: Cameron, James.
50: Carlson, Richard.
51: Carpenter, John.
52: Casshern.
53: Chambers, John.
54: Chiang, Doug.
55: Children of Men.
56: Children's Science Fiction.
57: Christensen, Hayden.
58: Clarke, Arthur C..
59: A Clockwork Orange.
60: Close Encounters of the third Kind.
61: Comedy.
62: Computer-Generated Imagery (CGI).
63: Computers and Artificial Intelligence.
64: Connery, Sean.
65: Connor, John.
66: Connor, Sarah.
67: Conquest Of Space.
68: Corman, Roger.
69: Corporation.
70: Creature from the Black Lagoon.
71: Crichton, Michael.
72: Cromwell, James.
73: Cronenberg, David.
74: Cruise, Tom.
75: Cushing, Peter.
76: Cyberpunk.
77: Cyborg.
78: Dante, Joe.
79: Dark City.
80: The Day the Earth Stood Still.
81: De Laurentiis, Dino.
82: Destination Moon.
83: Dick, Philip K..
84: Diesel, Vin.
85: Dinosaur.
86: Disaster.
87: Disney.
88: Domergue, Faith.
89: Donnie Darko.
90: Dourif, Brad.
91: Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb.
92: Dune.
93: Dykstra, John.
94: Dynamation.
95: Dystopian.
96: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial.
97: Emmerich, Roland.
98: Enemy Mine.
99: Environmentalism.
100: Fahrenheit 451.
101: Feminism and Gender.
102: The Fifth Element.
103: First Men in the Moon.
104: Fishburne, Laurence.
105: Fisher, Terence.
106: Five.
107: Fleischer, Richard.
108: Forbidden Planet.
109: The Force.
110: Ford, Harrison.
111: Fox, Michael J..
112: Frakes, Jonathan.
113: Frankenstein.
114: French Science Fiction Film.
115: Gattaca.
116: Genetic Engineering.
117: German Science Fiction Film.
118: Ghost in the Shell.
119: Gibson, Mel.
120: Gibson, William.
121: Godzilla.
122: Goldblum, Jeff.
123: Goldman, Gary.
124: Goldsmith, Jerry.
125: Gordon, Bert I..
126: Graves, Peter.
127: Green Screen.
128: Guest, Val.
129: Guinness, Sir Alec.
130: Hal 9000.
131: Hamilton, Linda.
132: Hammer Film Productions.
133: Harryhausen, Ray.
134: Haskin, Byron.
135: Heinlein, Robert A..
136: Helm, Brigitte.
137: Heston, Charlton.
138: Holm, Ian.
139: Honda, Ishirō.
140: Horner, James.
141: Hurd, Gale Anne.
142: Hyams, Peter.
143: The Incredible Shrinking Man.
144: Independence Day.
145: Industrial Light & Magic (ILM).
146: Invaders from Mars.
147: Invasion of the Body Snatchers.
148: The Iron Giant.
149: It came from Outer Space.
150: Italian Science Fiction Film.
151: Jackson, Samuel L..
152: Japanese Science Fiction Film.
153: Jedi.
154: Jeunet, Jean-Pierre.
155: Journey to the Far Side of the Sun.
156: Jovovich, Milla.
157: Juran, Nathan.
158: Jurassic Park.
159: Just Imagine.
160: Kelley, Deforest.
161: Kenobi, Obi-Wan.
162: King Kong.
163: King, Stephen.
164: Kirk, James T..
165: Korean Science Fiction Film.
166: Kubrick, Stanley.
167: Lang, Fritz.
168: Law, Jude.
169: Lem, Stanislaw.
170: The Lost World.
171: Lourié, Eugène.
172: Lucas, George.
173: Lucasfilm.
174: Lynch, David.
175: Mad Max and Sequels.
176: Mad Scientist.
177: The Man Who Fell to Earth.
178: Margheriti, Antonio.
179: Marlowe, Hugh.
180: Mars.
181: Mars Attacks!.
182: Matheson, Richard.
183: The Matrix and Sequels.
184: McCoy, Leonard.
185: McDowall, Roddy.
186: McDowell, Malcolm.
187: McGregor, Ewan.
188: Mecha.
189: Melchior, IB.