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Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow
This CGI adventure yarn is a loving tribute to all things retro-futuristic.
"...under attack from giant rampaging robots and bizarre avian airships with huge, flapping wings. Making matters personal, Sky Captain’s..."

Sept. 17, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Southern Destroyer
Barry Hannah at 60, in Oxford, and on why -- despite the energy drinks -- he's not feeling up to saving American fiction right this very minute
"...any writer in America today." And Philip Roth, upon Airships' release so long ago: "Hannah is more than just..."

Feb. 21, 2003 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

Seed of Chucky
Over-the-top gore is the rule when Chucky and Tiffany are resurrected by their anatomically incorrect offspring.
"...his presumed parentage on the telly, the little scamp airships himself to Los Angeles to reunite with his mom..."

Nov. 19, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Steampunk Doc Explores Vintage Tomorrows
"...Worlds Austin. While initially attracted by the iconography of airships and steam engines, McDonald said he was most fascinated..."

Dec. 4, 2015 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Stickmen With Ray Guns
Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Steam
"...Bible: An Illustrated Guide to the World of Imaginary Airships, Corsets and Goggles, Mad Scientists, and Strange Literature (Abrams..."

April 29, 2011 Books Feature by Marc Savlov

Never Die
Revisiting the Chronicle's 2003 Barry Hannah interview
"...A signature voice in Southern literature (his books included Airships, Bat Out of Hell, and Never Die), Hannah passed..."

Dec. 9, 2010 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

What Comes 'Up' ...
Director Pete Docter on the intersection of uplift and melancholy
"...exiting reality, leaving the cobbles and gutters behind for airships, dreamworlds, and seeking a vantage point far above reality...."

May 29, 2009 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Yonder Stands Your Orphan
"...could only write now, decades after Geronimo Rex and Airships, decades after Bob Dylan's "It's All Over Now, Baby..."

Aug. 17, 2001 Books Review by Shawn Badgley

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