British Science Fiction Film and Television

British Science Fiction Film and Television

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Written by international experts from a range of disciplines, these essays examine the uniquely British contribution to science fiction film and television. Viewing British SF as a cultural phenomenon that challenges straightforward definitions of genre, nationhood, authorship and media, the editors provide a conceptual introduction placing the essays within their critical context. Essay topics include Hammer science fiction films, the various incarnations of Doctor Who, Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange, and such 21st-century productions as 28 Days Later and Torchwood.55 In this case, it is followers and fans of BBC-produced Doctor Who who were denied their cultural experience. ... Lacking the sophistication and skepticism of other science fiction shows of the period (like The X-Files), Doctor Who: The Movieanbsp;...

Title:British Science Fiction Film and Television
Author: Tobias Hochscherf, James Leggott, Donald E. Palumbo, C.W. Sullivan III
Publisher:McFarland - 2011-02-21

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