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OMNI's Screen Flights / Screen Fantasies

 

 

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The Future According To

Science Fiction Cinema

 

Edited by Danny Peary

Introduction by Harlan Ellison

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AN ALL-STAR LINEUP OF RENOWNED SCIENCE FICTION WRITERS,
FILM MAKERS, AND FILM CRITICS FROM AROUND THE WORLD
EXPLORE THE FUTURE ACCORDING TO SCIENCE FICTION CINEMA

OMNI'S SCREEN FLIGHTS / SCREEN FANTASIES
Edited by Danny Peary



Original Essays By:

• Issac Asimov • Robert Bloch • Harlan Ellison • Harry Harrison •
• Frederik Pohl • Robert Sheckley • Robert Silverberg •
• John Badham • Paul Bartel • Charles Bennett • Stanley Kramer •
• Syd Mead • Nicholas Meyer • Dan O'Bannon • Stephanie Rothman •
• John Sayles • Jerry Stahl • Cornel Wilde •
• Robert C. Cumbow •Allen Eyles • Michael Goodwin • Sally Hibbin •
• Joan Mellen • Ed Naha • Tim Onosko • Gerald Peary • Fredrick Pohl IV •
• Richard Schickel • Philip Strick • Martin Sutton • David Thomson •
• Michael Wilmington •

EXCLUSIVE INTERIVEWS WITH:

• Roger Corman • Michael Crichton • George Miller • Ridley Scott •
• Andrei Tarkovsky • Buster Crabbe • Leonard Nimoy •
• Signorney Weaver •

FILMS INCLUDE:

• Alien • Alphaville • The Andromeda Strain • Battle Beyond the Stars •
• Blade Runner • Buck Rogers • Cafe Flesh • A Clockwork Orange •
• Coma • The Conquest of Space • Dark Star • The Day the World Ended •
• Death Race 2000 • Demon Seed • Destination Moon • Dr. Strangelove •
• Fahrenheit 451 • Flash Gordon • Forbidden Planet • Gas-s-si •
• The Gladiators • Just Imagine • The Last Woman on Earth • Looker •
• Mad Max • Metropolis • 1984 • No Blade of Grass • On the Beach •
• Outland • Priviledge • Punishment Park • The Road Warrior •
• Robinson Crusoe on Mars • Solaris • Soylent Green • Stalker •
• Star Trek I, II & III • Teenage Caveman • The Tenth Victim •
• Terminal Island • The Terminal Man • Testament • Things to Come •
• THX 1138 • The Time Machine • 2001 A Space Odyssey •
• Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea • The War Game • Wargames •
• Westworld • When Worlds Collide •

TOPICS INCLUDE

• Sex in SF Films • The Day After Doomsday • The City as Character •
• Welcomeing the Future • The Role of the Scientist •
• Designing the Future •• Movie Science • The Fear of Intelligence •
• Special Effects • Computer Movie Making •
• The Futuristic Visions of Stanley Kubrick • George Lucas •
• Georges Melies • George Pal • Douglas Trumbull • Peter Watkins •

Cover by David Tamura 0984