Genie in popular culture
Genies frequently occur as characters or plot elements in fictional works. They are often divided into different categories, of which the most prominent are marid, genie or jinn, and ifrit.
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Bits of Love (The Outer Limits)
"Bits of Love" is an episode of The Outer Limits television show. It first aired on 19 January 1997, during the third season.
The last survivor of a nuclear war relies on computer generated hologr...
The Hungry Lion Throws Itself on the Antelope
The Hungry Lion Throws Itself on the Antelope (Le lion ayant faim se jette sur l'antilope) is a large oil-on-canvas painting created by Henri Rousseau in 1905. Following Scouts Attacked by a Tiger th...
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VR.5
VR.5 is an American science fiction television series first broadcast on the Fox network from March 10, 1995 to May 12, 1995. Ten of its thirteen episodes were aired during its original run. The tit...
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Reincarnation in popular culture
Reincarnation is regularly mentioned in feature films, books, and popular music. The similar concept of transmigration has been used frequently to the point of cliché in the sense of people "switching...
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Capitoline Wolf
The Capitoline Wolf (Italian: Lupa Capitolina) is a bronze sculpture of a she-wolf suckling twin infants, inspired by the legend of the founding of Rome. According to the legend, when Numitor, grandf...
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Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty
Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (Japanese: メタルギアソリッド2 サンズ・オブ・リバティ) is an action-adventure stealth game directed by Hideo Kojima, originally developed by Konami Computer Entertainment Japan...
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The Deadly Assassin
The Deadly Assassin is the third serial of the 14th season of the British science fiction television programme Doctor Who, which was first broadcast in four weekly parts from 30 October to 20 November...
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Ready Player One
Ready Player One is a science fiction and dystopian novel by Ernest Cline. The book was published by Random House on August 16, 2011. The audiobook is narrated by Wil Wheaton. In 2012, the book recei...
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Black dog ghosts in popular culture
The British legend of the ghostly black dog has appeared many times in popular culture.
Snow Crash
Snow Crash is Neal Stephenson's third novel, published in 1992. Like many of Stephenson's other novels it covers history, linguistics, anthropology, archaeology, religion, computer science, politics, ...
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Welsh mythology in popular culture
Elements of Welsh mythology have appeared many times in popular culture.
Susan Cooper's The Dark Is Rising sequence features an afanc which inhabits Llyn Barfog. It is driven away by the son of Ki...
Materials science in science fiction
Materials science in science fiction is the study of how materials science is portrayed in works of science fiction. The accuracy of the materials science portrayed spans a wide range – sometimes it i...
Confidence tricks in film and television
This is a list of fictional portrayals of confidence tricks found in television and the movies.
Bathers with a Turtle
Bathers with a Turtle is a painting by Henri Matisse from 1907–08, in the collection of The Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis.It was purchased by Joseph Pulitzer, Jr. in 1939 at an auction of Nazi plu...
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Digimon
Digimon (デジモン Dejimon, branded as Digimon: Digital Monsters, stylized as DIGIMON), short for "Digital Monsters" (デジタルモンスター Dejitaru Monsutā), is a Japanese media franchise encompassing virtual pet toy...
Soviet war in Afghanistan in popular culture
The Soviet War in Afghanistan had an important impact in popular culture in the West, due to its scope, and the great number of countries involved. The Russian/Ukrainian film The 9th Company, for exam...
Neuromancer
Neuromancer is a 1984 novel by William Gibson, a seminal work in the cyberpunk genre and the first winner of the science-fiction "triple crown" — the Nebula Award, the Philip K. Dick Award, and the Hu...
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