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Science fiction filmmaking in the 1980s

Science fiction filmmaking in the 1980s

interviews with actors, directors, producers, and writers

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction films -- History and criticism.,
  • Motion pictures -- Interviews.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Lee Goldberg ... [et al.] ; with a foreword by David McDonnell.
    ContributionsGoldberg, Lee, 1962-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.S26 S295 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 267 p. :
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1105751M
    ISBN 100899509185
    LC Control Number94030909

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