Alien Audiences: Understanding the Pleasures of Ridley by M. Barker,K. Egan,S. Ralph,T. Phillips

By M. Barker,K. Egan,S. Ralph,T. Phillips

Released in 1979, Ridley Scott's Alien has emerge as considered as a vintage movie, and has been extensively written approximately. yet how have audiences engaged with it? This booklet provides the – occasionally very staggering – result of an incredible viewers learn venture, exploring how humans take into account and proceed to interact with the movie.

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