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Keep watching the skies! : American science fiction movies of the fifties

Author: Bill Warren
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 21st century edView all editions and formats
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"The book is filled with witty, fanatically in-depth critiques, with insider anecdotes. In addition to detailed plot synopses and production data, Warren cites good and bad reviews from the period, then adds his own analysis of how the film stands up after two or three decades. Credits add to and correct other published sources"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Warren
ISBN: 9780786442300 0786442301
OCLC Number: 567519752
Description: 1004 p. ; 29 cm.
Responsibility: Bill Warren ; research associate Bill Thomas ; foreword by Howard Waldrop.

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Includes critiques of science fiction classics and cult hits released between 1950 and 1962, from "Abbott" and Costello Go to Mars" to "X the Unknown", with hundreds of films in between. This book is  Read more...

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