Computers in Fiction

A Listmania! list by Koen Hendrickx (Belgium)
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Giles Goat-Boy (Anchor Literary Library)
1.  Giles Goat-Boy (Anchor Literary Library) by John Barth
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  "a masterpiece: the omnipotent computer in a literary setting"
£14.10   Used & New from: £3.51
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Alphaville [DVD]
2.  Alphaville [DVD] DVD ~ Eddie Constantine
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  "a classic movie: hero against tyrannical computer"
£10.00   Used & New from: £7.00
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

Neuromancer
3.  Neuromancer by William Gibson
The list author says:
  "soon to be a movie"
£6.39   Used & New from: £1.99
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (124 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Galatea 2.2
4.  Galatea 2.2 by Richard Powers
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  "another literary masterpiece about a learning AI"
£9.99   Used & New from: £0.78
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

The Stone Gods
5.  The Stone Gods by Jeanette Winterson
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  "a love affair with Robo Sapiens"
£7.19   Used & New from: £0.01
3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Permutation City
6.  Permutation City by Greg Egan
The list author says:
  "how does it feel like to be a copy of a copy?"
£8.99   Used & New from: £1.77
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

Xorandor
7.  Xorandor by Christine Brooke-Rose
The list author says:
  "two whiz kids befriend a computer that is actually a stone"
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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Colossus - The Forbin Project [1970] [DVD]
8.  Colossus - The Forbin Project [1970] [DVD] DVD ~ Eric Braeden
The list author says:
  "great movie about an evil computer"
£4.90   Used & New from: £3.72
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (44 customer reviews)

The City And The Stars (S.F. MASTERWORKS)
9.  The City And The Stars (S.F. MASTERWORKS) by Arthur C. Clarke
The list author says:
  "a classic science fiction novel about a truly magical computer"
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.47
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (77 customer reviews)

The Ware Tetralogy
10.  The Ware Tetralogy by Rudy Rucker
The list author says:
  "mind download in amazing android hosts, new race of 'boppers'"
£10.40   Used & New from: £4.90
2.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Player Piano
11.  Player Piano by Kurt Vonnegut
The list author says:
  "anti-utopian view on automation and AI"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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Demon Seed [DVD] [1977]
12.  Demon Seed [DVD] [1977] DVD ~ Robert Vaughn
The list author says:
  "evil computer wants a child"
£24.98   Used & New from: £9.95
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

Caprica: The Feature Length Pilot [DVD]
13.  Caprica: The Feature Length Pilot [DVD] 
The list author says:
  "the origins of the cylons"
£10.21   Used & New from: £1.29
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Turing Option (Roc)
14.  The Turing Option (Roc) by Harry Harrison
The list author says:
  "marvin minsky"
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3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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