Saucer Movies

Saucer Movies

Author: Paul Meehan

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ISBN: UOM:39015043796237

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 373

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The first book to examine the relationship between cinema and the UFO phenomenon, analyzing more than 300 films in terms of their aesthetic merit (direction, acting, screenplay, etc.) and their UFOlogical significance.
Saucer Movies
Language: en
Pages: 373
Authors: Paul Meehan
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher:

The first book to examine the relationship between cinema and the UFO phenomenon, analyzing more than 300 films in terms of their aesthetic merit (direction, acting, screenplay, etc.) and their UFOlogical significance.
Conspiracy Films
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Barna William Donovan
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-10 - Publisher: McFarland

For many years, conspiracy theories have been among the most popular story elements in Hollywood films. According to the “conspiracy culture,” Government, Big Business, the Church, even aliens—all of which, bundled together, comprise the ubiquitous “Them”—are concealing some of the biggest secrets in American and world history. From The Manchurian
The Invisible Hand in Popular Culture
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Paul A. Cantor
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-30 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

Popular culture often champions freedom as the fundamentally American way of life and celebrates the virtues of independence and self-reliance. But film and television have also explored the tension between freedom and other core values, such as order and political stability. What may look like healthy, productive, and creative freedom
The Philosophy of Tim Burton
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Jennifer L. McMahon
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-19 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

In 1952, just one year after Coach Adolph Rupp's University of Kentucky Wildcats won their third national championship in four years, an unlikely high school basketball team from rural Graves County, Kentucky, stole the spotlight and the media's attention. Inspired by young coach Jack Story and by the Harlem Globetrotters,
Aliens in Pop Culture
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Hal Marcovitz
Categories: Extraterrestrial beings in popular culture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08 - Publisher: Capstone

For centuries, people have wondered about life on other planets but most aliens did not start showing up in literature and other forms of pop culture until the late 19th century. Since then, aliens have become familiar characters in books, films and video games. Given their overwhelming popularity, visitors from