Science Fiction Double Feature : The Science Fiction Film As Cult Text.

By: Duchovnay, GeraldContributor(s): Telotte, J. PSeries: Liverpool Science Fiction Texts and Studies LUP SerPublisher: Oxford : Liverpool University Press, 2015Copyright date: ©2015Edition: 1st edDescription: 1 online resource (288 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781781384640Subject(s): Science fiction films--History and criticismGenre/Form: Electronic books. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Science Fiction Double Feature : The Science Fiction Film As Cult TextDDC classification: 791.4/3615 LOC classification: PN1995.9.S26.S279 2015ebOnline resources: Click to View
Contents:
Cover -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Notes on Contributors -- Introduction: Science Fiction Double Feature -- 1. From "Multiverse" to "Abramsverse": Blade Runner, Star Trek, Multiplicity, and the Authorizing of Cult/SF Worlds -- 2. The Coy Cult Text: The Man Who Wasn't There as Noir SF -- 3. "It's Alive!": The Splattering of SF Films -- 4. Sean Connery Reconfigured: From Bond to Cult Science Fiction Figure -- 5. The Cult Film as Affective Technology: Anime and Oshii Mamoru's Innocence -- 6. Whedon, Browncoats, and the Big Damn Narrative: The Unified Meta-Myth of Firefly and Serenity -- 7. Iron Sky's War Bonds: Cult SF Cinema and Crowdsourcing -- 8. Transnational Interactions: District 9, or Apaches in Johannesburg -- 9. A Donut for Tom Paris: Identity and Belonging at European SF/Fantasy Conventions -- 10. Robot Monster and the "Watchable … Terrible" Cult/SF Film -- 11. Science Fiction and the Cult of Ed Wood: Glen or Glenda?, Bride of the Monster, and Plan 9 from Outer Space -- 12. Visual Pleasure, the Cult, and Paracinema -- 13. "Lack of Respect, Wrong Attitude, Failure to Obey Authority": Dark Star, A Boy and His Dog, and New Wave Cult SF -- 14. Capitalism, Camp, and Cult SF: Space Truckers as Satire -- 15. Bubba Ho-tep and the Seriously Silly Cult Film -- A Select Cult/SF Bibliography -- A Select Cult SF Filmography -- Index.
Summary: Edited collection examining the relationship between science fiction and the formation of cult cinema.
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Cover -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Notes on Contributors -- Introduction: Science Fiction Double Feature -- 1. From "Multiverse" to "Abramsverse": Blade Runner, Star Trek, Multiplicity, and the Authorizing of Cult/SF Worlds -- 2. The Coy Cult Text: The Man Who Wasn't There as Noir SF -- 3. "It's Alive!": The Splattering of SF Films -- 4. Sean Connery Reconfigured: From Bond to Cult Science Fiction Figure -- 5. The Cult Film as Affective Technology: Anime and Oshii Mamoru's Innocence -- 6. Whedon, Browncoats, and the Big Damn Narrative: The Unified Meta-Myth of Firefly and Serenity -- 7. Iron Sky's War Bonds: Cult SF Cinema and Crowdsourcing -- 8. Transnational Interactions: District 9, or Apaches in Johannesburg -- 9. A Donut for Tom Paris: Identity and Belonging at European SF/Fantasy Conventions -- 10. Robot Monster and the "Watchable … Terrible" Cult/SF Film -- 11. Science Fiction and the Cult of Ed Wood: Glen or Glenda?, Bride of the Monster, and Plan 9 from Outer Space -- 12. Visual Pleasure, the Cult, and Paracinema -- 13. "Lack of Respect, Wrong Attitude, Failure to Obey Authority": Dark Star, A Boy and His Dog, and New Wave Cult SF -- 14. Capitalism, Camp, and Cult SF: Space Truckers as Satire -- 15. Bubba Ho-tep and the Seriously Silly Cult Film -- A Select Cult/SF Bibliography -- A Select Cult SF Filmography -- Index.

Edited collection examining the relationship between science fiction and the formation of cult cinema.

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