James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction

James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction

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The perfect companion to AMC's six-part television series JamesCameron's Story of Science Fiction, this unique book explores the historyand evolution of the genre with contributions from the filmmakers who bring itto life. For the show, James Cameron interviewed several of the biggest names inscience fiction filmmaking--including Steven Spielberg, George Lucas,Christopher Nolan, Ridley Scott, Guillermo del Toro, and ArnoldSchwarzenegger--to get their perspectives on the importance of thegenre.

James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction reproduces theseinterviews in full as the greatest minds in the genre discuss key topics such asalien life, intelligent machines, and monsters. The book also features anin-depth interview with Cameron, plus essays by experts in the science fictionfield on the main themes covered in the show, including alien life, time travel,outer space, dark futures, monsters, and intelligent machines. Illustrated withstills, artwork, and photography from iconic sci-fi movies, TV shows, and books,James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction offers a sweeping examination ofa genre that continues to ask questions, push limits, and thrill audiencesaround the world.

James Cameron is an Oscar®-winning film director,celebrated explorer, and the visionary behind record-setting blockbuster moviessuch as Titanic, Avatar, and Terminator 2: Judgment Day. Cameron's passionfor diving and exploration has led him to embark on a number of trailblazingdeep-sea expeditions, including more than thirty dives to Titanic. Cameron madehistory when he undertook the first-ever solo dive to the Mariana Trench in2012.


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