The Modern Language Association, American Psychological Association and Chicago style place movie titles in italics, while Associated Press style uses quotes for such titles.
Welcome to Typeset In The Future: The opening credits for Alien are nothing short of a typographic masterpiece. However, after a detailed comparison with Helvetica Black, I tend to agree with Susan.
Thank you for the correction! Before I show you how it looks, I should provide a sizable caveat: Can you tell what it is yet?
And beautifully mirrored, at least along the y-axis. Well, that was unexpected. I might have an idea where this is going. Oh, no, I was wrong. Still, that new line is almost certainly completing the middle part of a W, yes? I hate to say it, but a little bit of the bar on this capital A for it is he has been allowed to bleed out into the unfolding titles.
Talk about typographic spoilers.
Right you are, then. For those of you with your eyes closed to avoid spoilers: This title card from Alien is an example — possibly the Ur Example — of a popular sci-fi trope, the Foreshadowing Inventory. Seven crew, you say? And their course is set for a return to Earth, eh? The Foreshadowing Inventory crops up in other movies too, such as the opening card from Moon: A crew of one, you say?
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Also, “it starts to look like me and the feminists” should be “looks like I”. And “untitled” doesn’t really make sense. And if biology is a hard science, it’s on the extreme soft edge of hard sciences. The formatting and capitalization of a movie title depends on the style guide you are using for your paper.
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