Close
Close
Advanced Search

Subversive Sci-FiClick to magnify

Subversive Sci-Fi

ADD TO WISHLIST >
Selected Option:

This is the PDF version - EPUB is available here. 

Science fiction movies are weird and well after more than a century, as they time-travel beyond all genre cliches. Sci-Fi movies aren’t afraid to be more thought-provoking, more experimental, more adventurous, more...subversive.

Subversive Sci-Fi : Reflections on Futuristic Films That Broke the Rules salutes movies and movie-makers who forever changed the way speculative flicks were made, viewed, marketed, released, and merchandised. Within its Atom Age pages, Subversive Sci-Fi  presents an eclectic mix of today’s most talented scribes sharing their humor and insights about their favorite groundbreaking films. Readers will see the classics in all new ways, and find some new spaced-out thrills to buy, rent, or stream.

List of Authors and Their Topic Film

Simon Bacon: Lifeforce (1985)

Alex Bledsoe: Eolomea (1972)

Bill Bodden: Brazil (1985)

Richard Dansky: Zardoz (1974) 

Matthew Dawkins: Flash Gordon (1980)

Lynn Firestone: Ghost in the Shell  (1995)

Kenneth Hite: Forbidden Planet (1956)

Kristen Hutchinson: Advantageous (2015)

Seth Johnson: Max Headroom: 20 Minutes into the Future (1985)

Spike Jones: Silent Running (1972)

Jaye Kovach: The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)

David Larkins: Metropolis (1927)

Murray Leeder: Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964)

James Lowder: Miracle Mile (1988)

Colm Lundberg: The Matrix (1999)

Steven Marsh: The Game (1997)

Chloe Maveal: Tank Girl (1995)

Prof. Christopher McGlothlin: Punishment Park (1971)

Cynthia Celeste Miller: The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)

Justin Mohareb: Logan's Run (1976)

Lisa Morton: Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984)

Debaditya Mukhopadhyay: Cargo (2019)

Ethan Parker: RoboCop (1987)

John Polojac: Fantastic Planet (La Planète sauvage, 1973)

Ade Smith: The Fifth Element (1997)

Lucien Soulban: The Andromeda Strain (1971)

Alexander Thomas: Triangle (2009)

Robert J. Toth: Rollerball (1975)

Jason Walters: Blood Machines (2020)

Shannon Watkins: The Fly (1986)

Darren Watts: Liquid Sky (1982)

Eddy Webb: Blade Runner (1982)

Nicole Winchester: Deep Impact (1998)

Mike Weatherford: Conquest of Planet of the Apes

Melissa F Olson: Colossal

DTRPG_cover_900w.png

pixel_trans.gif
pixel_trans.gif
 
 Customers Who Bought this Title also Purchased
pixel_trans.gif
pixel_trans.gif
Reviews (0)
Discussions (0)
Browse Categories
$ to $
 Follow Your Favorites!
NotificationsSign in to get custom notifications of new products!
 Recent History















Product Information
Copper seller
Pages
263
File Size:
2.65 MB
Format
Original electronic Click for more information
Scanned image
These products were created by scanning an original printed edition. Most older books are in scanned image format because original digital layout files never existed or were no longer available from the publisher.

For PDF download editions, each page has been run through Optical Character Recognition (OCR) software to attempt to decipher the printed text. The result of this OCR process is placed invisibly behind the picture of each scanned page, to allow for text searching. However, any text in a given book set on a graphical background or in handwritten fonts would most likely not be picked up by the OCR software, and is therefore not searchable. Also, a few larger books may be resampled to fit into the system, and may not have this searchable text background.

For printed books, we have performed high-resolution scans of an original hardcopy of the book. We essentially digitally re-master the book. Unfortunately, the resulting quality of these books is not as high. It's the problem of making a copy of a copy. The text is fine for reading, but illustration work starts to run dark, pixellating and/or losing shades of grey. Moiré patterns may develop in photos. We mark clearly which print titles come from scanned image books so that you can make an informed purchase decision about the quality of what you will receive.
pixel_trans.gif
Original electronic format
These ebooks were created from the original electronic layout files, and therefore are fully text searchable. Also, their file size tends to be smaller than scanned image books. Most newer books are in the original electronic format. Both download and print editions of such books should be high quality.
File Last Updated:
July 27, 2023
This title was added to our catalog on February 27, 2023.