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Ackerman, Forrest J.

Overview
Works: 155 works in 229 publications in 4 languages and 3,161 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Juvenile works  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Actor, Editor, Interviewee, Production personnel, Contributor, Author of introduction, Narrator, Other, Performer
Classifications: PS648.S3, 700.415
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Forrest J. Ackerman's world of science fiction by Forrest J Ackerman( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This look at science fiction "is heavily illustrated with classic sci-fi books jackets; great, colorful images from long-out-of-print magazines; and a comprehensive 20th-century photo collection of classic actors, creepy reptiles, and "gi-ants" that will thrill the sci-fi connoisseur."--Jacket
Worlds of tomorrow : the amazing universe of science-fiction art by Forrest J Ackerman( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science-fiction classics : the stories that morphed into movies ( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of thirteen short stories and two novels from classic science fiction which became films
Mad monster party ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Baron Von Frankenstein has decided to retire as the head of the Worldwide Organization of Monsters. But first, he must inform the other monsters about his plans. How to deliver the news? Through a Mad Monster Party! Von Frankenstein's guests include a who's who of Halloween favorites, including the Werewolf, Dracula, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, the Mummy, the Invisible Man, and more
A reference guide to American science fiction films by A. W Strickland( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reel future ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The empire of the ants / H.G. Wells -- Herbert West, re-animator / H.P. Lovecraft -- Armageddon 2419 A.D. / Philip Francis Nowlan -- Who goes there? / John W. Campbell, Jr. -- Farewell to the master / Harry Bates -- This island earth / Raymond F. Jones -- The illustrated man / Ray Bradbury -- The sentinel / Arthur C. Clarke -- The seventh victim / Robert Sheckley -- The racer / Ib Melchior -- The fly / George Langelaan -- Eight o'clock in the morning / Ray Faraday Nelson -- We can remember it for you wholesale / Philip K. Dick -- Damnation alley / Roger Zelazny -- Enemy mine / Barry Longyear -- Air raid / John Varley
Zo word je astronaut by Victor Melenhorst( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Dutch and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schlock the secret history of American movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wild no-holds barred independent American filmmakers of the '50s and '60s tell their own story in this critically acclaimed survey of exploitation and sexploitation filmmaking
Ackermanthology! : 65 astonishing, rediscovered sci-fi shorts ( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sci-fi boys ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legendary sci-fi directors Jackson, Lucas, Spielberg, etc, started out as kids making amateur movies inspired by Famous Monsters magazine. They grew up to take Hollywood by storm, inventing the art and technology for filming anything the mind can dream
New Eves : science fiction about the extraordinary women of today and tomorrow ( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monsters by A. E Van Vogt( Book )
8 editions published between 1965 and 1990 in English and French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recueil de sept nouvelles écrites au début de la carrière de l'auteur et publiées en 1965 avec une préface de Forrest J. Ackerman reproduite ici
Original comic art : identification and price guide by Jerry Weist( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Frankenscience monster by Forrest J Ackerman( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forrest J. Ackerman presents Mr. Monster's movie gold : a treasure-trove of imagi-movies by Forrest J Ackerman( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lon of 1000 faces by Forrest J Ackerman( Book )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sunken world by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )
1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fantastic voyage the evolution of sci-fi ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fantastic Voyage charts a course of discovery through the history of science fiction, from its origins in the changing world of the Industrial Revolution through the explosion of genre magazines like Amazing Stories and onto the silver screen. See how the stories have evolved and matured over the years, and see sci-fi filmmaking unfold through clips from classics like A Trip to the Moon, King Kong, and Close Encounters of the Third Kind. Author Greg Bear, directors Robert Wise (Star Trek) and Roger Corman (The Pit and the Pendulum, Little Shop of Horrors) and Captain Kirk himself, William Shatner, are among the many insiders interviewed for this fascinating survey of a genre that continues to inspire, challenge and entertain us
The dead undead vampires vs. zombies ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A peaceful camping trip becomes a nightmare when the solitude of a peaceful mountain is shattered by the onslaught of a ravenous zombie horde. Fleeing to what appears to be a deserted town, the group discovers a secret vampire community and fears that all hope is lost. But the vampires take the defenseless humans under their wing and all-out war between vampires and zombies begins
Best science fiction for 1973 by Forrest J Ackerman( Book )
3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
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4SJ
Ackerman, Forry 1916-2008
Acula Dr
Dr. Acula
Forry
Languages
English (71)
French (4)
German (1)
Dutch (1)
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