Fb2 H.G. Wells on Film: The Utopian Nightmare ePub
by Don G. Smith
|Author:||Don G. Smith|
|Publisher:||McFarland (August 18, 2010)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1330 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1661 kb|
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This book is a study of every theatrically released film from 1909 to 1997 that is based, even loosely, on the writings of .
This book is a study of every theatrically released film from 1909 to 1997 that is based, even loosely, on the writings of . Wells, including The Time Machine, The Island of Dr. Moreau, The Invisible Man, The War of the Worlds, The First Men in the Moon, The Food of the Gods and The Empire of the Ants, to name a. few. For each film, the author discusses the circumstances surrounding its creation, its plot, how it compares with the literary work, its production and marketing, and its strengths and weaknesses based on aesthetic qualities.
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Wells on Film: The Utopian Nightmare. This book is organized chronologically by the publication date of the original Wells stories. Smith offers a brief background and concise plot summary for each story, followed by full discussions of every cinematic incarnation.
the utopian nightmare. H. G. Wells (1866-1946). Published 2002 by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, . History and criticism, Film and video adaptations, Science fiction films, Dystopias. Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-192) and index. Don G. Smith is an associate professor in history and philosophy of education at Eastern Illinois University. Learn how to read digital books for free. He has written for numerous publications, including Filmfax, Scarlet Street, Movie Collector's World, and Midnight Marquee More about Don G. Smith. BestsellersView More.
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