Articles tagged blade runner

10 Terrific Films With Alternate Endings

With the birth of home video, filmmakers have been able to tinker with their vision. Here are ten examples, however, of where their original endings were changed before said movies were released.

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Days Till Retirement: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep #23

There's a cognitive dissonance between Parker's adaptation of Philip K. Dick's Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep and Ridley Scott's BladeRunner, because Parker's adaptation is a direct adaptation of each word in Dick's original text.

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Paranoid Android: Is Music the Opiate of the iPod-Owning Masses?

Wherein our curmudgeonly record shop owner realizes that his store with its bins full of vinyl was his own personal iPod long before the iPod was ever invented.

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Future Imperfect by Jason Vest

Dickian, like Kafkaesque, is shorthand for events that share the mood of the author’s oeuvre. In Dick’s case: paranoia, fried existentialism, and way-down-the-rabbit-hole reality shifts.

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The Dyson Airblade is launched in Sydney and the wild new world 21st century design writers must come to grips with.

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Hollywood’s love affair with the science fiction of Philip K. Dick has spawned eight films from such distinguished talents as Steven Spielberg, John Woo,

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25 Jun 2007 // 1:44 AM

Internet chat rooms and DVD Web sites have buzzed with speculation about when the next edition of Blade Runner will come out, what it will

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21 Jun 2007 // 5:11 AM

It was a tension-filled shoot. The rising star and the director didn’t get along. When the test screenings were disastrous the producers added a

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