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The Phantom Empire

Movies in the Mind of the Twentieth Century

by Geoffrey O"Brien

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Published by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English


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Number of Pages280
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Open LibraryOL7453209M
ISBN 100393312968
ISBN 109780393312966

"The Phantom Empire" is a unique genre mixture of western, SF, musical and adventure serial. Gene Autry, the singing cowboy, discovers Murania, an underground kingdom whose queen sends her whole army after him so he won't tell the "surface people" about the existence of her secret empire. directed by Otto Brower and B. Reeves Eason starring Gene Autry, Frankie Darro, Betsy King Ross, Dorothy Christy, Wheeler Oakman and Smiley Burnette.

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The Phantom Empire is a American Western serial film directed by Otto Brower and B. Reeves Eason and starring Gene Autry, Frankie Darro, and Betsy King Ross.

This chapter Mascot Pictures serial combined the western, musical, and science fiction genres. This was Gene Autry's first starring role, playing himself as a singing cowboy.

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The Phantom Empire is a brilliant, daring, and utterly original b /5. A review of the Phantom Empire The Phantom Empire.

There's sort of two things to review with these collections. The media or creation of the discs and the actual show or content. The presentation and packaging is good. The print of the content is usually good as well; a /5(59). The Phantom Empire is a American Western serial film directed by Otto Brower and B.

Reeves Eason and starring Gene Autry, Frankie Darro, and Betsy King Ross. This chapter Mascot Pictures serial combined the western, musical, and science fiction genres. The first episode is 30 minutes, the rest about 20 minutes.

The serial film is about a singing cowboy who stumbles upon an ancient Music by: Hugo Riesenfeld. Phantom Empire is a great movie where Sybil Danning actually punches Ross Hagan so hard that he falls down.

I actually saw that was true in the extras. All the women in the movie think that Jeffrey Combs who is a science student is so cute that they fall in love with him. Jeffrey Combs looks a little like McGyver. Robbie the Robot is in the movie/5(29).

Directed by Otto Brower, B. Reeves Eason. With Gene Autry, Frankie Darro, Betsy King Ross, Dorothy Christy. When the ancient continent of Mu sank beneath the ocean, some of its inhabitant survived in caverns beneath the sea.

Cowboy singer Gene Autry stumbles upon the civilization, now buried beneath his own Radio Ranch. The Muranians have developed technology and weaponry such /10(). The Phantom Empire () Plot. Showing all 2 items Jump to: Summaries (2) Summaries. When the ancient continent of Mu sank beneath the ocean, some of its inhabitant survived in caverns beneath the sea.

Cowboy singer Gene Autry stumbles upon the civilization, now buried beneath his own Radio Ranch. The Muranians have developed technology and. The Phantom Empire by O'Brien, Phantom Empire by Geoffrey O'brien.

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A review of the Phantom Empire The Phantom Empire. There's sort of two things to review with these collections. The media or creation of the discs and the actual show or content. The presentation and packaging is good. The print of the content is usually good as well; a surprise considering the age of the show/5.

The Phantom Empire was produced in by Nat Levine. A series of 12 Chapters by Mascot Serial, starring Gene Autry. The Phantom Empire is a brilliant, daring, and utterly original book that analyzes (even as it exemplifies) the effect that the image saturation of a hundred years of moving pictures have had on Read more.

Accordingly, The Phantom Empire is, in varying degrees, a personal journal, filled with reminiscences of films watched-freely mixing the common and predictable, such as Casablanca (), and the. The Phantom of the Opera seems to have joined the rank of books that few people bother to read because too many people assume they already know the entire story.

There is a lot more to the novel than a crazy guy with half a mask abducting a girl just to give her some free singing lessons.4/5(K). Directed by Fred Olen Ray.

With Ross Hagen, Jeffrey Combs, Dawn Wildsmith, Robert Quarry. When a man-eating cave creature appears with a fortune in uncut diamonds around his neck, Dr. Chambers' daughter Denae hires adventurers C & C Salvage to find the underground source of the gems.

Accompanied by archeaological intern Andrew Paris, mineralogist Prof. Strock, and C&C's /10(). The Phantom Empire 14 hrs FLASH ON FILM - Full page ad from the Febru issue of the Motion Picture Herald announcing the Flash Gordon serial starring Buster Crabbe and Jean ers: 2.

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We only hold comic books and images that are in the Public Domain. "The Phantom Empire is the first book that truly captures and explains this peculiar and now universal state of thought and feeling.

It focuses on the global proliferation of film, a worldless, irrational lingua franca, infinitely rich in images but conveying a knowledge radically different from the culture of the : The Phantom Empire: Movies in the Mind of the Twentieth Century; Buy this book.

Weaving observations on more than mostly pre films into an incantatory second-person narrative, O'Brien. The Phantom Empire is a brilliant, daring, and utterly original book that analyzes (even as it exemplifies) the effect that the image saturation of a hundred years of moving pictures have had on human culture and his intense and mysterious evocation of (seemingly) every kind Author: Geoffrey O'brien.Geoffrey O'Brien's The Phantom Empire () is one of the all-time great odes to Hollywood.

In gorgeous prose O'Brien adopts the associative logic of a Hollywood dream to address the subject of movies in general and specific movies that illustrate a point or document a lifelong love of the screen.

The insights are imaginative and spring off the page.AND YOU CALL YOURSELF A SCIENTIST! Home / Science Fiction / Horror / Fantasy / Nature Strikes Back / Cult / Psychos / Science In The Reel World / It's A Disaster!

/ Etc.,Etc., Etc. / Et Al. / Immortal Dialogue / Links THE PHANTOM EMPIRE () [Part 1] “ I am firmly convinced that this is the site of the buried city of Mu, and with proper excavation we'll find more than radium: we'll find.