Dean Koontz on Science Fiction Classics

For some reason, I’m reading a 1988 Dean Koontz novel, and I come across this:

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Really? Really? These three movies belong together in a list of the genre-defining benchmarks in science fiction? Two record breaking franchises and a kids’ movie with 15 reviews on Rotten Tomatoes?

And being aware of those three things is enough, apparently, to make someone an “expert in the weird.”

 

 

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2 comments on “Dean Koontz on Science Fiction Classics

  1. It depends on the context of the story and characters. This could be part of a “sci-fi lovers” joke or he might be seriously uninformed. On the other hand, it might be he is pandering to what he believes his readership would understand.

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