Monster Movies

Selected full-text books and articles on this topic

Immortal Monster: The Mythological Evolution of the Fantastic Beast in Modern Fiction and Film
Joseph D. Andriano.
Greenwood Press, 1999
Imps of the Perverse: Gay Monsters in Film
Michael William Saunders.
Praeger Publishers, 2000
Popular Culture: An Introductory Text
Jack Nachbar; Kevin Lause.
Bowling Green State University Popular Press, 1992
Librarian’s tip: "Monster Movies: A Sexual Theory" begins on p. 463
Monsters, Mushroom Clouds, and the Cold War: American Science Fiction and the Roots of Postmodernism, 1946-1964
M. Keith Booker.
Greenwood Press, 2001
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "We're There and They're Here!: Space Exploration and Alien Invasion Films of the Long 1950s"
Celluloid Mushroom Clouds: Hollywood and the Atomic Bomb
Joyce A. Evans.
Westview Press, 1998
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 5 "Radiation-Produced Monsters: Them! (1954)"
Aliens: The Anthropology of Science Fiction
George E. Slusser; Eric S. Rabkin.
Southern Illinois University Press, 1987
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 17 "An Indication of Monsters"
Wicked Scientists and Cursed Genes: Werewolf Origin Stories in 50s and 60s Cinema
Craig, Robert J.
Journal of Evolutionary Psychology, Vol. 28, No. 1-2, April 2006
Green Scales and Hot Breath: Godzilla! Again!
Smith, B. R.
Journal of Evolutionary Psychology, March 2002
Tracking the Sands of Time: Origin Stories in the Mummy Films
Craig, J. Robert; Smith, B. R.
Journal of Evolutionary Psychology, Vol. 24, No. 3-4, August 2003
Dracula in the Dark: The Dracula Film Adaptations
James Craig Holte.
Greenwood Press, 1997
The Frankenstein Film Sourcebook
Caroline Joan (Kay) S. Picart; Frank Smoot; Jayne Blodgett.
Greenwood Press, 2001
Gospel of the Living Dead: George Romero's Visions of Hell on Earth
Kim Paffenroth.
Baylor University Press, 2006
Hollywood from Vietnam to Reagan-- and Beyond
Robin Wood.
Columbia University Press, 2003
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 6 "Normality and Monsters: The Films of Larry Cohen and George Romero"
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