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Abner Dean (18 March 1910 – 30 June 1982), born Abner Epstein in New York City, was an American cartoonist.
After Worlds Collide (1934) was a sequel to the 1933 science fiction novel, When Worlds Collide, both of which were co-written by Philip Gordon Wylie and Edwin Balmer.
Alfred Walter Stewart (September 1880 – 1 July 1947) was a British chemist and part-time novelist who wrote seventeen detective novels and a pioneering science fiction work between 1923 and 1947 under the pseudonym of JJ Connington.
Armed Services Editions (ASEs) were small, compact, paperback books printed by the Council on Books in Wartime for distribution within the American military during World War II.
Elizabeth Ruth "Betty" Grable (December 18, 1916 – July 2, 1973) was an American actress, pin-up girl, dancer, and singer.
Beverly is a city in Essex County, Massachusetts, (MA) United States.
Blue Book was a popular 20th-century American magazine with a lengthy 70-year run under various titles from 1905 to 1975.
The Book League of America, Inc. was a US book publisher and mail order book sales club.
Cap'n Crunch is a product line of corn and oat breakfast cereals introduced in 1963 and manufactured by Quaker Oats Company, a division of PepsiCo since 2001.
The "Career Girls Murders" was the name given by the media to the killings of Emily Hoffert and Janice Wylie in their apartment on the Upper East Side of Manhattan on August 28, 1963.
Charlie Chan in Reno is a 1939 American film directed by Norman Foster, starring Sidney Toler as the fictional Chinese-American detective Charlie Chan, based on an original story "Death Makes a Decree" by Philip Wylie.
Cinderella Jones is a 1946 American musical comedy film directed by Busby Berkeley and written by Charles Hoffman.
Come On Marines! is a 1934 American Pre-Code drama film directed by Henry Hathaway and starring Richard Arlen and Ida Lupino.
Crippen & Landru Publishers is a small publisher of mystery fiction collections, based in Norfolk, Virginia, United States.
Dalkey Archive Press is a publisher of fiction, poetry, and literary criticism in Illinois in the United States, Dublin, and London, specializing in the publication or republication of lesser known, often avant-garde works.
Death Flies East is a 1935 American mystery film directed by Phil Rosen and starring Conrad Nagel, Florence Rice and Raymond Walburn.
Disappearance may refer to.
Edwin Balmer (July 26, 1883 – March 21, 1959) was an American science fiction and mystery writer.
Explorers of the Infinite: Shapers of Science Fiction is a work of collective biography on the formative authors of the science fiction genre by Sam Moskowitz, first published in hardcover by the World Publishing Company in 1963, and reprinted in trade paperback in 1966.
Farrar & Rinehart (1929–1946) was a United States book publishing company founded in New York.
The fictional portrayal of our Solar System has often included planets, moons, and other celestial objects which do not actually exist in reality.
Flash Gordon is the hero of a space opera adventure comic strip created by and originally drawn by Alex Raymond.
Frederick Abbott Stokes (November 4, 1857 – November 15, 1939) was an American publisher, founder and long-time head of the eponymous Frederick A. Stokes Company.
The French Foreign Legion is commonly portrayed in literature as a refuge for the wronged, as well as scoundrels and fugitives from justice.
Generation of Vipers is a 1943 book by Philip Wylie.
Gladiator is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.
Gladiator is a science fiction novel by American author Philip Wylie, first published in 1930.
Harold Norling Swanson (August 28, 1899 – May 31, 1991) was a literary agent who represented Frank Buck, F. Scott Fitzgerald and many other well-known American writers.
Harold Ober (1881–1959) was an American literary agent.
Helen Muir (1911–2006) was an American reporter and author.
The Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation is given each year for theatrical films, television episodes, or other dramatized works related to science fiction or fantasy released in the previous calendar year.
Hugo Danner is a fictional character and the protagonist of Philip Wylie's 1930 novel Gladiator.
An impact event is a collision between astronomical objects causing measurable effects.
The International Game Fish Association (IGFA) is the leading authority on angling pursuits and the keeper of the most current World Record fishing catches by fish categories.
Invisibility in fiction is a common plot device, found in both the science fiction and fantasy genres.
Iron Munro, real name Arn Munro, is a superhero character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Island of Lost Souls is an American pre-Code science fiction horror film starring Charles Laughton, Richard Arlen, Leila Hyams, Béla Lugosi, and Kathleen Burke as the Panther Woman, theatrically released in 1932.
Joseph Evans Brown (July 28, 1891 – July 6, 1973) was an American actor and comedian, remembered for his amiable screen persona, comic timing, and enormous elastic-mouth smile.
Johnny Tiger (1966) is a Florida Western film directed by Paul Wendkos, starring Robert Taylor, Chad Everett, and Geraldine Brooks.
Jon Morrow Lindbergh (born August 16, 1932) is a former underwater diver from the United States.
Karen Pryor (born May 14, 1932) is an American author who specialized in behavioral psychology and marine mammal biology.
King of the Jungle is a 1933 American pre-Code adventure film directed by H. Bruce Humberstone and Max Marcin and written by Charles Thurley Stoneham, Max Marcin, Fred Niblo, Jr. and Philip Wylie.
"Kirk Allen" (born 1918) was the pseudonym given to a patient of Robert M. Lindner's, in his book The Fifty-Minute Hour.
"L.A. 2017" is a 1971 episode of the NBC television series The Name of the Game.
This is a list of apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction works as portrayed in literature, film, television, and, comics.
This is a complete list of authors published as UK first editions by Collins Crime Club which ran from 1930 to 1994.
A list of films that are based on war books.
This list of books about skepticism is a skeptic's library of works centered on scientific skepticism, religious skepticism, critical thinking, scientific literacy, and refutation of claims of the paranormal.
This is a list of notable works of dystopian literature.
This is a list of fiction works that have been made into feature films.
The following is a list of fictional United States presidents, C through D.
On occasion, sports books have been used as source material for film adaptations.
This list of nuclear holocaust fiction lists the many works of speculative fiction that attempt to describe a world during or after a massive nuclear war, nuclear holocaust, or crash of civilization due to a nuclear electromagnetic pulse.
This is a list of science fiction novels, novel series, and collections of linked short stories.
Note that this partial list contains some authors whose works of fantastic fiction would today be called science fiction, even if they predate or did not work in that genre.
This is a list of songs that retell, in whole or in part, a work of literature.
The following is a list of the first known appearances of various superhero fictional characters and teams.
Frank Simmons Leavitt (June 30, 1891 – May 29, 1953) was an American professional wrestler of the early 1900s, known by the ring name Man Mountain Dean.
Marcus Aurelius Goodrich (November 28, 1897 – October 20, 1991) was an American screenwriter and novelist.
Marvel Preview is a black-and-white comics magazine published by Magazine Management for 14 issues and the affiliated Marvel Comics Group for 10 issues.
Masterpieces of Science Fiction is an anthology of science fiction short stories, edited by Sam Moskowitz.
Matthew 3:7 is the seventh verse of the third chapter of the Gospel of Matthew in the New Testament.
Momism may refer to.
Mongo is a fictional planet where the comic strip (and later movie serials) of Flash Gordon takes place.
Murders in the Zoo is 1933 Pre-Code horror film directed by A. Edward Sutherland, written by Philip Wylie and Seton I. Miller.
Night Unto Night is a 1949 Film Noir drama film directed by Don Siegel and written by Kathryn Scola.
Olga Mesmer is a superpowered fictional character in a pulp magazine's comic strip published from 1937 to 1938.
The origin of Superman is the story that relates Superman's arrival on Earth and the beginnings of his career as a superhero.
This is a comprehensive listing of the radio programs made by Orson Welles.
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to fishing: Fishing – activity of trying to catch fish.
The resort towns of Palm Springs, California and other communities in the Coachella Valley, as a filming location, topical setting, and storyline subject for films, television shows, literature, and music, are frequently featured in popular culture.
Peter Franklin Hansen (December 5, 1921 – April 9, 2017) was an American actor, best known for his role as a lawyer Lee Baldwin, on the soap opera General Hospital, playing the role from 1965 to 1976, 1977 to 1986, briefly in 1990, and again from 1992 to 2004.
Planets in science fiction are fictional planets that appear in various media of the science fiction genre as story-settings or depicted locations.
Collier's Magazine devoted its entire 130-page October 27, 1951 issue to narrate the events in a hypothetical Third World War, in a feature article entitled Preview of the War We Do Not Want - an Imaginary Account of Russia's defeat and Occupation, 1952-60.
The Reader's Digest Condensed Books were a series of hardcover anthology collections, published by the American general interest monthly family magazine Reader's Digest and distributed by direct mail.
Reginald Bretnor (born Alfred Reginald Kahn; July 30, 1911 – July 22, 1992) was a science fiction author who flourished between the 1950s and 1980s.
Rinehart & Company was an American publishing company, the successor to Farrar & Rinehart, Inc.
Robert M. Lindner (May 14, 1914 – February 27, 1956) was an American author and psychologist, best known as the author of the 1944 book Rebel Without A Cause: The Hypnoanalysis Of A Criminal Psychopath, from which the title of Nicholas Ray's 1955 film was adapted.
Rogue was a Chicago-based men's magazine published by William Hamling from 1956 until 1965.
Rushford is a town in Allegany County, New York, United States.
"Science Fiction/Double Feature" is the opening song to the original 1973 musical stage production, The Rocky Horror Show as well as its 1975 film counterpart The Rocky Horror Picture Show, book, music and lyrics by Richard O'Brien, musical arrangements by Richard Hartley.
Second Honeymoon is a 1937 screwball romantic comedy directed by Walter Lang and starring Tyrone Power and Loretta Young in the main roles.
Springtime in the Rockies is an American Technicolor musical comedy film released by Twentieth Century Fox in 1942.
Stereotypes of Jews are generalized representations of Jews, often caricatured and of a prejudiced and antisemitic nature.
Strange Ports of Call is an anthology of science fiction stories edited by August Derleth.
A superhero (sometimes rendered super-hero or super hero or Super) is a type of heroic stock character, usually possessing supernatural or superhuman powers, who is dedicated to fighting the evil of his/her universe, protecting the public, and usually battling supervillains.
Superman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Portrayals of survivalism, and survivalist themes and elements such as survival retreats have been fictionalised in print, film, and electronic media.
Tales of Tomorrow is an American anthology science fiction series that was performed and broadcast live on ABC from 1951 to 1953.
The Answer: A Fable for Our Times is a 1955 anti-war science fiction novella by Philip Wylie.
The Gladiator is a 1938 American comedy and fantasy film starring Joe E. Brown, Dickie Moore and June Travis.
The Invisible Man is an American 1933 Pre-Code science fiction horror film directed by James Whale.
The Lost Weekend is Charles R. Jackson's first novel, published by Farrar & Rinehart in 1944.
The Name of the Game is an American television series starring Tony Franciosa, Gene Barry, and Robert Stack, airing from 1968 to 1971 on NBC, totaling 76 episodes of 90 minutes each.
"The Star" is an 1897 apocalyptic short story by H.G. Wells.
The Treasury of Science Fiction Classics is an anthology of science fiction stories, edited by Harold E. Kuebler, published in hardcover by Hanover House in 1954 with dust jacket art by Richard Powers.
This is a timeline of science fiction as a literary tradition.
Treatise on the Gods (1930) is H. L. Mencken's survey of the history and philosophy of religion, and was intended as an unofficial companion volume to his Treatise on Right and Wrong (1934).
The University of Nebraska Press, also known as UNP, was founded in 1941 and is an academic publisher of scholarly and general-interest books.
Unknown Worlds of Science Fiction was a 1970s American black-and-white, science fiction comics magazine published by Marvel Comics' parent company, Magazine Management.
When Worlds Collide is a 1933 science fiction novel co-written by Philip Wylie and Edwin Balmer; they both also co-authored the sequel After Worlds Collide (1934).
When Worlds Collide is a 1951 American Technicolor science fiction film from Paramount Pictures, produced by George Pal, directed by Rudolph Maté, that stars Richard Derr, Barbara Rush, Peter Hansen, and John Hoyt.
Wylie is a surname.
Y: The Last Man is a post-apocalyptic science fiction comic book series by Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra published by Vertigo beginning in 2002.
The Young All-Stars are a team of fictional DC Comics superheroes.
This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1930.
This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1933.
This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1934.
This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1971.