MATHEMATICAL FICTION:

a list compiled by Alex Kasman (College of Charleston)

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Phase IV (1974)
Mayo Simon (writer) / Saul Bass (director)
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A mathematician who `applied game theory to the language of killer whales' is brought in to help fight an attack by intelligent ants.

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Works Similar to Phase IV
According to my `secret formula', the following works of mathematical fiction are similar to this one:
  1. The Bees of Knowledge by Barrington J. Bayley
  2. The Day the Earth Stood Still by Robert Wise (director) / Harry Bates (story) / Edmund H. North
  3. In the River by Justin Stanchfield
  4. The Giant Claw by Fred F. Sears (director)
  5. Schwarzschild Radius by Connie Willis
  6. Threshold by Bragi F. Schut / Brannon Braga / David S. Goyer / Dan O'Shannon
  7. Solid Geometry by Ian McEwan
  8. Vampire World (Trilogy) by Brian Lumley
  9. Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton
  10. The Atrocity Archives by Charles Stross
Ratings for Phase IV:
RatingsHave you seen/read this work of mathematical fiction? Then click here to enter your own votes on its mathematical content and literary quality or send me comments to post on this Webpage.
Mathematical Content:
1/5 (1 votes)
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Literary Quality:
1/5 (1 votes)
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Categories:
GenreScience Fiction, Horror,
MotifAliens, War,
Topic
MediumFilms,

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