Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Excavating the FutureArchaeology and Geopolitics in Contemporary North American Science Fiction Film and Television$

Shawn Malley

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9781786941190

Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: May 2019

DOI: 10.3828/liverpool/9781786941190.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM LIVERPOOL SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.liverpool.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Liverpool University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in LSO for personal use.date: 22 September 2021

(p.223) Index

(p.223) Index

Source:
Excavating the Future
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
9/11
terrorist attack (WTC terrorist attack) 5–6, 13–14, 16, 17, 49, 50–51, 113, 138
post-911 cinema 32–43, 38, 61, 72, 96
science fiction and militarism 19–30, 31–43, 60–61
2001: A Space Odyssey (Stanley Kubrick) 1–3, 4, 10–13, 72, 74, 75, 83, 135, 142, 176, 188
Abel, Alfred 24
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (Steven Spielberg) 17, 72, 135–44
Aldington, Richard 173–74
Aldiss, Brian 137
Alien (Ridley Scott) 18, 167, 169
‘alien invasion’ genre 64
‘allegory lite’ trend in cinema 32–43, 47
Ancient Aliens 15, 59, 73–81, 82–94, 104
ancient astronaut narrative 15, 16, 72, 73–81, 80, 82–94
Anderegg, Michael 173, 174, 175
Andersson, Pia 80
Andrews, Rena 23
Apatow, Judd 59
Apocalypse Now 35–36
archaeology
calculated destruction of antiquities 19–22, 34, 191–97
narrative of discovery and adventure 19–21
need for myths of origin 48–49
preservation of global heritage 20–21, 45–47
relationship between invasion of Iraq and archaeological stewardship 33–43, 47, 60
soft power initiatives 21–22, 31–32, 61–62
Armageddon 63
The Atomic Cafe 100
Babylon
symbolism of war and civilization 19–22, 30, 49–58
Tower of Babel symbolism 22–24, 29, 50–52
use as locus in SFFTV 23–30, 49–58
Babylon 5 23, 28–30
Bahrani, Zainab 22–23
Baker, Chris 137n3
Bakhtin, Mikhail 83–84
Bambani, Ram 39
Bamber, Jamie 152
Banks, Miranda 121
Barthes, Roland 168
Battis, Jes 121, 122
Battleship 63
Battlestar Galactica (Ronald Moore) 17–18, 133–34, 142, 144, 145–66, 180–81
Baudrillard, Jean 13, 31, 34, 37, 38, 57, 111, 135, 141, 142, 191, 193, 196 (p.224)
Bay, Michael, Transformers 2: Revenge of the Fallen 13, 14–15, 16, 23, 30, 59–72, 83, 192
Beebe, Roger 185–86
Behind Enemy Lines 31
Bell, Gertrude 171
Bennett, Eve 156n7
Bennett, Matthew 145
Bernbeck, Reinhard 60, 61, 62, 110
Bhabha, Homi 145, 147, 165–66
Bishop, Lt. Col. Greg 63n4
Biskind, Peter 95
Black Hawk Down 31
Blade Runner (Ridley Scott) 4, 23, 26–28, 29, 30, 176, 184
Blanchett, Cate 97
Bogdanos, Col. Matthew 33
The Thieves of Baghdad 34, 35
Boggs, Carl 64
Bokova, Irina 193–94
Bonaventura, Lorenze di 64
Booker, Keith 102
Botta, Émile 19
Brake, Mark 76
Brinded, Nicholas 176
Brittain, Marcus 84
Browder, Ben 55
Buffy the Vampire Slayer 113
Bukatman, Scott 176, 180, 183–84, 187
Burdick, Ben 38
Bush, George W. 71, 193
Caldwell, John 116
Call, Lewis 150
Callis, James 152
Campbell, Joseph 88
Carlson, John 89–90
Carruthers, Susan 40
Cassidey, Joanna 26
Caton, Steven 189
Chapman, Jeannie 93
Chariots of the Gods? (Erich Von Däniken) 46, 77–78, 81, 95–96
Cheney, Dick 65
Cheung, Floyd 46–47
Childress, David 88, 90
Clack, Timothy 84
Clarke, Arthur C. 11–12
Cloverfield (Matt Reeves) 6
Coe, Michael 89
Collateral Damage 31
Collignon, Fabienne 103
Cooper, Merian 6
Cornea, Christine 6n5
Cowan, Douglas 48
Cruise, Tom 6
Csicsery-Ronay, Istvan 7, 10, 46, 142
cyborg themes 25–26, 135–44
Daoud, Kamel 196
The Day After 100
The Day After Tomorrow (Roland Emmerich) 6
The Day the Earth Stood Still 102
De Blasio, William 195
DeRosa, Aaron 101
Derrida, Jacques 22
Dickie, Kate 180
Dillon, Grace 147n2, 163
Dixon, Wheeler Winston 102–03
Donner, Richard 5
Douglas, Aaron 158
Durance, Erica 125
Earth vs. the Flying Saucers 102
Eco, Umberto 128–29
Elba, Idris 185
Emmerich, Roland
The Day After Tomorrow 6
Independence Day 6n5
Stargate 13, 14, 16, 45, 47, 49, 50
Evans, Maurice 74
Eyerman, Chris 167
Fagan, Brian 42
Return to Babylon 19–20 (p.225)
Fagan, Garrett 78, 79
Fahey, Jeff 37
Fanning, Dakota 6
Farghaly, Nadine 129
Fassbender, Michael 168
Feder, Kenneth 78, 79, 81
Feldman, Tamara 115
Flanagan, Martin 66–67
Flemming, N.C. 79
Ford, Harrison 27, 96
Fortin, David 23
Foucault, Michel 4
Fouladi, Shahriar 116
Fox, Megan 59
Frank, Thomas, What’s the Matter with Kansas? 120
Freedman, Carl 2
Freeman, Cassidy 130
Freud, Sigmund 179
Fröhlich, Gustav 25
Galtung, Johan 60–61
Gannon, Charles 100
George, Heinrich 24
George, Jarvis W. 55
Geraghty, Lincoln, American Science Fiction Film and Television 6
Gibson, William 44
Giger, H.R. 183
Gleeson, Brendan 139
Gomel, Elana 83–84
González-Ruibal, Alfredo 66
Ethics and the Archaeology of Violence 61–62
Gough, Alfred 113
Gregory, Derek 59
Griaule, Marcel 77
Grünschloss, Andreas 80
Guinness, Alec 175
Gulf War films, emphasis on action-adventure rather than geopolitics 32–43
Gullapalli, Praveena 161
Gumpert, Matthew 165
Gunning, Tom 24, 25
Hales, Peter Bacon, Atomic Spaces 100
Hamilakis, Yannis 2, 8, 14, 20–21, 52–53
Hancock, Graham 85
Hantke, Steffen 102
Haraway, Donna 17, 136, 141, 142, 143, 144, 181
Harrison, Rodney 8
Hauer, Rutger 27–28
Helfer, Tricia 146
Helm, Brigitte 24
Henriksen, Lance 168
Heston, Charlton 74
Hiscock, Peter 73
Hogan, Michael 130–31, 160
Hogarth, D.G. 171–72
Hogg, James 26
Holm, Ian 168
Holtorf, Cornelius 9, 15, 80
Hoopes, John 89, 90
Humphries, Harry 63
Hunter, Edward 107
Hurt, John 182
Hurt, William 138
Hussein, Saddam 36, 38n10, 40, 52
In the Valley of Elah 32, 40n11
Independence Day (Roland Emmerich) 6n5
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (Steven Spielberg) 15–16, 94, 95–111
Invaders from Mars 102
Invasion of the Body Snatchers 102
Ironman franchise 63
It Came from Outer Space 102
James, Daniel 176
Jameson, Fredric 1, 4–5, 197
Johnson, Eric 125
Johnston, Keith, Science Fiction Film 4
Jones, Cary 115
Judge, Christopher 55 (p.226)
Kakoudaki, Despina 139
Kennedy, Arthur 175
Kennedy, Christina 174
Kennedy, Rory, The Ghosts of Abu Ghraib 40
Kersel, Morag 21, 53, 61, 62, 110, 111
Khatib, Lina 66, 69–70 Filming the Modern Middle-East 66
Kienscherf, Markus 109
The Kingdom 32
Kingsley, Ben 141
Klein-Rogge, Rudolph 25
Kohnen, Melanie 123
Kosso, Peter 78–79
Kubrick, Stanley 76–77, 137n3
2001: A Space Odyssey 1–3, 4, 10–13, 72, 74, 75, 83, 135, 142, 176, 188
Kulle, Daniel 114
Kustritz, Anne 123, 126
LaBeouf, Shia 59–60
Lacy, Mark 32n3
Landy, Marcia 2n3, 11–12
Lang, Fritz, Metropolis 23–26, 27, 29, 30
Law, Jude 138
Lawrence of Arabia (David Lean) 167–90, 196, 197
Lawrence, T.E. 167–90
The Seven Pillars of Wisdom 18, 172, 175
Layard, Austen Henry 19
Lean, David, Lawrence of Arabia 167–90, 196, 197
Leonard, Garry 2
Liedl, Janice 158
Lions for Lambs 32
Löfflmann, Georg 63, 64
Lucas, George 95, 96, 99
Luckhurst, Roger 5–6
Luke, Christina 21, 53, 61, 62, 110, 111
McBride, Joseph 96
McDowall, Roddy 74
McDowell, Mary 150
Macfie, Lyon 173
McGurk, Gary 28–29
McHale, Brian, Postmodernist Fiction 83n3
Mack, Allison 132–33
McKnight, Nadine 156n7
Maltby, Robert 32
Manticore (Tripp Reed) 13–14, 16, 30, 33–43, 47, 66, 72
Marmysz, John 177
Marshall-Green, Logan 176
Masco, Joseph 103–04
Masterson, Chase 38
Mayan prophesies 89–93
Melley, Timothy 95, 101, 107–08
Meskell, Lynn 20
Metropolis (Fritz Lang) 23–26, 27, 29, 30
Michel, Roger 194–95
military
cinema as medium for military self-promotion 63–64
interest in cinematic narrative of global political role 63–64
military-archaeology complex 31–43, 47, 60
Millar, Miles 113
Mirrlees, Tanner 62–63
Mirzoeff, Nicholas 30, 40
symbolism of Babylon 19, 21–23, 57
Watching Babylon 57
Mitchell, Timothy, Colonising Egypt 46
Mittell, Jason 119–20, 121
Moore, Ronald 147–48, 162–63, 164
Battlestar Galactica 17–18, 133–34, 142, 144, 145–66, 180–81
Morton, Rob 115 (p.227)
Moshenska, Gabriel 66
Ethics and the Archaeology of Violence 61–62
Moylan, Katie 165
Nelson, Thomas 12
Nemeth, Erik 97, 110–11
Netter, Douglas 28
O’Connor, Frances 138
O’Hare, Michael 28
Olmos, Edward James 146
The Omen 85
O’Toole, Peter 170
Park, Grace 150
Pearce, Guy 167
Pearson, Mike 9–10
Penikett, Tahmoh 152
Piette, Adam 103
Pine, Chris 82
Planet of the Apes (Franklin J. Schaffner) 74–75, 83, 138
Pollard, Tom 64
Pope, Richard 27
Potter, William 169, 170
Pratt, Keri Lynn 130
Preucel, Robert 20
Prometheus (Ridley Scott) 18, 133–34, 144, 167–90, 196–97
Purse, Lisa 62, 71
Pyburn, Anne 195–96
Rains, Claude 182
Rapace, Noomi 176
Reed, Tripp, Manticore 13–14, 16, 30, 33–43, 193
Reeves, Matt, Cloverfield 6
Rendition 32
Rennie, Callum Keith 148–49
Reyes, Ian 91–92
Richter, Jonas 80
Richter, Tobias 172
Rieder, John 106, 163–64
Riefenstahl, Leni, Triumph of the Will 169
Ross, Miriam 187
Russell, John 35
Sackhoff, Katee 146
Sagan, Carl 75–77, 80
The Cosmic Connection 75–76
Cosmos 75
Said, Edward 172–73, 174, 180, 190
Culture and Imperialism 46
Orientalism 172
Schadla-Hall, Tim 80
Schaffner, Franklin J., Planet of the Apes 74–75, 83, 138
Schneider, John 116, 120
Schoedsack, Ernest, King Kong 6
Scott, Ridley 167–68
Alien 18, 167, 169
Blade Runner 4, 23, 26–28, 29, 30, 176, 184
Shanks, Michael 8–10, 16, 17, 44, 114, 129, 136–37, 139, 144
Sharma, Rekha 160
Shelley, Mary, Frankenstein 181
Shimpach, Shawn 123
Shklovskii, I.S., Intelligent Life in the Universe 76
Shoup, Daniel 7
Silverman, Kaja 27
Sitchin, Zecharia, The Twelfth Planet 83
Smallville 16, 94, 111, 112–34
Smith, Jason 91–92
Smith, Stephanie 185
Smith, Stephen 31, 33–34
Sobchack, Vivian 82, 167–68, 171
Sofia, Zoë 135
Sontag, Susan 3–4
Spall, Rafe 179
Spielberg, Steven 42, 96, 104, 184
A.I. Artificial Intelligence 17, 72, 135–44
Close Encounters of the Third Kind 88 (p.228)
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 15–16, 94, 95–111
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade 65, 95
Jurassic Park 137
War of the Worlds 6–7
Stait, Brent 112
Star Trek 47
Star Trek: Into Darkness 82–83
Stargate (Roland Emmerich) 13, 14, 16, 45, 47, 49, 50
Stargate SG-1 23, 30, 43, 44–58, 93
Stockwell, Dean 158
Straczynski, J. Michael 28
Strauss, Richard 11
Streitenfeld, Marc 176
Strub, Phil 63
Superman 85
Tahir, Faran 37
Tapping, Amanda 50
Telotte, J.P. 6, 18
Terminator 2:
Judgement Day 100
Thomas, Lowell 173, 174–75
Titus, Constandina 100
Todd, Tony 55
Tootoosis, Gordon 115
Transformers 2: Revenge of the Fallen (Michael Bay) 13, 14–15, 16, 23, 30, 59–72, 83, 192
Trucco, Michael 160
Tsoukalos, Giorgio 82, 91, 92–93
Turturro, John 66, 68
Urban, Karl 82
Vernon, Kate 160
Vint, Sherryl 47, 74, 179
Von Däniken, Erich 90
Chariots of the Gods? 46, 77–78, 81, 95–96
Wayne, John, The Green Berets 40
We Were Soldiers 31
Webster, David 89
Welles, Orson 88–89, 94
Welling, Tom 112
Wells, H.G., The War of the Worlds 6, 88–89, 102
Whitesides, Kevin 89, 90
Wilson, Harlan 71
Wolcott, James 59
Wolfe, Gary 3, 4, 83–84
Woolley, Leonard 171–72
The X-Files 85
Yaszek, Lisa 144, 184
Young, Jonathan 88
Yu, Timothy 26
Žižek, Slavoj 5