restricted access   Volume 8, Issue 2, 2015

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Filming the Strugatskiis

Guest-edited by Muireann Maguire and Andrei Rogatchevski


Introduction: Filming the Strugatskiis

pp. 123-126

From ‘sots-romanticism’ to rom-com: The Strugatskiis’ Monday Begins on Saturday as a film comedy

pp. 127-143

Genre and gender in The Dead Mountaineer’s Hotel (1979)

pp. 145-166

Loyalty by obfuscation: Aleksandr Sokurov’s Dni zatmeniia vs the Strugatskii brothers’ A Billion Years before the End of the World

pp. 167-178

The scent of a former life: The Czech adaptation of the Strugatskiis’ story The Kid

pp. 179-198

Genre film, spectacle and the Strugatskii brothers in Fyodor Bondarchuk’s The Inhabited Island

pp. 199-217

Observing the imperial gaze: On Peter Fleischmann’s Es ist nicht leicht ein Gott zu sein

pp. 219-232

Back to the future in Arkanar: The Strugatskiis, Aleksei German Sr and the problem of injustice in Hard to Be a God

pp. 233-253

Tarkovsky and the Strugatskii brothers: The prehistory of Stalker

pp. 255-277

Book Reviews

Planet of the Apes and Philosophy: Great Apes Think Alike ed. by John Huss (review)

pp. 279-280

Postcolonialism and Science Fiction by Jessica Langer (review)

pp. 280-284

DVD Reviews

The Avengers by Joss Whedon (review)

pp. 285-289

Man of Steel by Zack Snyder (review)

pp. 290-293

About the contributors

pp. 295-296