1. Introduction

    1. A Long Time Ago...
    2. Kitbashing
    3. A Lofty Preamble
    4. Caveat Emptor
  2. The Birth of a Hero

    1. Intro
    2. A Word on Norms
    3. Channeling Mars
    4. Across the Zodiac
    5. Lieutenant Gullivar Jones: His Vacation
    6. John Carter of Mars
    7. Buck Rogers
    8. Flash Gordon
  3. The Apprentice

    1. Intro
    2. The Spiritual Disenchantment of the Super Machine Age
    3. Look at Life (1965)
    4. Birth of an Editor
    5. Herbie (1966)
    6. Freiheit (1966)
    7. 1:42.08 (1966)
    8. The Son of Suns
    9. The Emperor (1967)
    10. Anyone Lived in a Pretty How Town (1967)
    11. 6-18-67 (1967)
    12. Electronic Labyrinth: THX 1138 4EB (1967)
    13. Star Wars, Before Star wars
  4. The Master

    1. THX 1138 (1971)
    2. The Power Meter
    3. Maker of Films (1971)
    4. American Graffiti (1974)
    5. Star Wars (1977)
  5. Between the Mundane and the Exotic

    1. Popularity Contest
    2. Between the Mundane and the Exotic
    3. The Exotic
    4. The Mundane
    5. The Familiar
    6. A Touch of Stylish Minimalism
  6. Fairytales and Fantasy

    1. Fairytales and The Hero's Journey
    2. Like Father, Like Son
    3. There Was Once a Certain Type of Cinema
    4. Tuco's Law
    5. The Searchers
    6. Akira Kurosawa
    7. Psycho & Sanjuro
    8. Somewhere Over the Rainbow
    9. Amazing! Nothing Like It Ever!
    10. Of Rings and Grumpy Old Wizards
    11. Kubrick and his Disciples
    12. A Tale of Two Pods
    13. Spaced Out Odyssey
    14. Casablanca
  7. The Force and the Stars

    1. The Birth of the Force
    2. Comics
    3. Valérian and Laureline
    4. TinTin and the Jundland Wastes
    5. Dune
    6. The Force of Others
    7. Carlos Castaneda
  8. Artistic Influences

    1. Frazetta
    2. Howard Chaykin and the Swashbuckling Pirates
    3. John Berkey and The Mechanical Planet
    4. B is for Berkey
    5. Ron Cobb and Life on Tatooine
    6. Chris Foss and the Triangular Totalitarianism
  9. War!

    1. Introduction
    2. War Movies
    3. Air Force (1943)
    4. Air Force & the Destruction of Alderaan
    5. The Guns of Navarone (1961)
    6. The Dam Busters (1955) & 633 Squadron (1964)
    7. Triumph of the Will (1935)
  10. Misc

    1. Han's Best Friend
    2. The Curious Case of Leia's Buns
    3. Luke's Long Rifle
    4. The Sandcrawler
    5. Crucifixion
    6. Studies of Semi-Nomadism in Africa
    7. Ubrickian Landspeeder 9000 Z001
    8. Taun Taun
    9. B is for Berkey
    10. Tatooine
    11. The Ignotion / Reception Correlation
    12. The Immunity Syndrome
    13. The Undiscovered Planet of Quazoom
    14. War... lkers of the Worlds
    15. Syd Mead's Walkers
    16. Igor Stravinsky's Rite of Spring