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British Science Fiction Film and Television: Critical Essays by Tobias Hochscherf,James Leggott,Donald E. Palumbo,C. W.,III

By Tobias Hochscherf,James Leggott,Donald E. Palumbo,C. W.,III Sullivan

Written via overseas specialists from a variety of disciplines, those essays research the uniquely British contribution to technological know-how fiction movie and tv. Viewing British SF as a cultural phenomenon that demanding situations ordinary definitions of style, nationhood, authorship and media, the editors supply a conceptual creation putting the essays inside their severe context. Essay subject matters contain Hammer technology fiction movies, many of the incarnations of Doctor Who, Stanley Kubrick’s A Clockwork Orange, and such 21st-century productions as 28 Days Later and Torchwood.

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