Back to the future: Fassbinder's '70s sci-fi epic is just in time

Document author(s):
J. Hoberman
Document source:
Village Voice
Publication date:
2011 Jul 20
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Document name subject:
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Related films:
Film country(ies):
Germany, Japan, and United States
Film language(s):
English, German, Japanese, and Polish
Film production company:
Alliance Atlantis Communications, Canadian Television, Genie Productions, Inc., Harold Greenberg Fund, Movie Network, Natural Nylon Entertainment, Serendipity Point Films, Téléfilm Canada, UGC Images France SA., and Westdeutscher Rundfunk
Film genre(s):
Feature, Science fiction, and Television
Film subject(s):
  • Addicts -- Drama
  • Computer games -- Programming -- Drama
  • Computer simulation -- Drama
  • Cyborgs -- Drama
  • Electronic games -- Drama
  • Future life -- Drama
  • Futurologists -- Drama
  • Galouye, Daniel F., 1920-1976. Simulacron-3. Film and video adaptations.
  • Nuclear warfare -- Drama
  • Scientists -- Drama
  • Virtual reality -- Drama

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