Metafictional Transportation

Metafictional Transportation – The ability to travel between fictional places and/or fictional places and real places.

Loony Leo (Astro City) emerges from a cartoon film.

Metafictional Transportation–Loony Leo (Astro City)

The Unwritten (Vertigo) has a character that has made the journey but does not know it.

Metafictional Transportation–The Unwritten #1

Several one shot examples of metafictional transportation in the Silver Age including Adventures into the Unknown #116 (ACG), Boris Karloff Thriller #2 (Gold Key), Forbidden Worlds #37 (ACG), Twilight Zone #9 (Gold Key), Unknown Worlds #13(ACG) and Wonder Woman V1 #64 (DC).

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The Last Action Hero is an action comedy that has an action hero in our reality.

Metafictional Transportation-Last Action Hero

The movie Pleasantville looks at what happens if modern teenagers entered a fifties black and white sitcom.

Metafictional Transportation-Pleasantville

The Purple Rose of Cairo is a Woody Allen film that has the protagonist of the film leave the film and pursue a gal who he has noticed watches the film again and again.

Metafictional Transportation-The Purple Rose of Cairo

The Televillain (Awesome) can jump into the reality of TV shows and was created by Alan Moore (Supreme V2 #57).

Metafictional Transportation-Televillain-Supreme V2 #57 (Awesome)

Gorak (Marvel)-Tales of Suspense V1 #14

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Madhouse #107 (Archie)

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Victor Conrad (Marvel) becomes the sixth frightened man in Tales to Astonish V1 #54.

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A man trades places with a woman in a horrible painting in Chamber of Chills #22 (Marvel).

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A thief ends up trapped in a painting he tried to steal in Journey into Mystery V1 #71 (Marvel).

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