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Max The Magnificent
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re: What’s the best post-apocalyptic book / film / TV program?
Max The Magnificent   12/28/2011 8:55:29 PM
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Another one that just sprung into my mind is "The Journey of Joenes" by Robert Sheckley Also, I just read a recent (2011) release called "Robopacalypse" by Daniel H Wilson -- now I want to get his other book called "How to Survive a Robot Uprising" :-)

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Max The Magnificent   12/23/2011 7:14:06 PM
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How could we have forgotten "The Postman" by David Brin?

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Max The Magnificent   12/22/2011 6:56:27 PM
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I just remembered "Swan Song" by Robert R. McCammon. This is a really, REALLY good one!!!

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windhorn   12/9/2011 7:50:09 PM
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Excellent book! Not as popular as it should be owing to its being assigned in literature classes :-)

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windhorn   12/9/2011 7:39:09 PM
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Yes! Fantastic movie especially for us wannabe hippies. And funny too.

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Max The Magnificent   12/8/2011 8:58:02 PM
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I have never heard of this -- but I just checked on Amazon and it has stellar reviews -- I just added it to my (ever-growing) wish list...

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Paul A. Clayton   12/8/2011 8:30:56 PM
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No one has mentioned A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller, Jr. (it won a Hugo).

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Max The Magnificent   11/15/2011 2:07:26 PM
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I'd forgotten all about Hothouse -- that was an interesting one... Sorry to say that I never could get excited about Hubbard's writings...

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David Ashton   11/15/2011 6:36:09 AM
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The recent OTB was in colour, 1990s sometime I think, starred Bryan Brown among others. I've never seen the original. Good book, as I remember, but then all of Neville Shute's are good.

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David Ashton   11/15/2011 6:33:54 AM
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Soylent Green was a good film, I seem to remember Max remarking on the bit where Sol dies (to films of Earth when it was beautiful, and Beethoven's "Pastoral" - I liked that too but the way things are going I can see us ending up in something similar. I think SG was based on a Harry Harrison story called "Make room! Make room!" - Yes it was, just wikipedia'd it....

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