Blade Runner is a 1982 American neo-noir dystopian science fiction film directed by Ridley Scott and starring Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, and Edward James Olmos. The screenplay, written by Hampton Fancher and David Peoples, is a modified film adaptation of the 1968 novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick. The film depicts a dystopian Los Angeles in November 2019, in which genetically engineered replicants, which are visually indistinguishable from adult humans, are manufactured by the powerful Tyrell Corporation as well as by other "mega-corporations" around the world. Blade Runner initially polarized critics: some were displeased with the pacing, while others enjoyed its thematic complexity. Seven versions of the film have been shown for various markets as a result of controversial changes made by film executives. Plot Deckard begins his investigation at the Tyrell Corporation to ensure that the test works on Nexus-6 models. Themes
Blade RunnerBlade Runner is a 1982 film directed by Ridley Scott. Bladerunner or Blade Runner may also refer to:Philip K. DickPersonal life The family moved to the San Francisco Bay Area. When Philip turned five, his father was transferred to Reno, Nevada. When Dorothy refused to move, she and Joseph divorced. From 1948 to 1952, Dick worked at Art Music Company, a record store on Telegraph Avenue. Dick was married five times: Jeanette Marlin (May to November 1948)Kleo Apostolides (June 14, 1950 to 1959)Anne Williams Rubinstein (April 1, 1959 to October 1965)Nancy Hackett (July 6, 1966 to 1972)Leslie (Tessa) Busby (April 18, 1973 to 1977) Dick had three children, Laura Archer (February 25, 1960), Isolde Freya (now Isa Dick Hackett) (March 15, 1967), and Christopher Kenneth (July 25, 1973). Dick tried to stay off the political scene because of the high societal turmoil from the Vietnam War; however, he did show some anti-Vietnam War and anti-governmental sentiments. Career Paranormal experiences and mental health issues Pen names Style and works Themes —Steven Owen Godersky
BladeZone: The Online Blade Runner Fan Club and MuseumLostpedia - The Lost EncyclopediaAlien 2 (Italian film)The film features a score by Guido De Angelis and Maurizio De Angelis, performed by the composers under the pseudonym Oliver Onions. Midnight Legacy released the film on DVD and Blu-ray on March 22, 2011. Plot Thelma and her husband Roy meet up with their friends at a bowling alley. After a short gambling session, the group leaves to go explore a cave. The group stops at a roadside café to buy food and change into their caving gear. The group finally arrives at the cave, and quickly rapells to the bottom to set up camp for the night. The next day, Thelma's friend Jill discovers the blue rock that Burt dropped while rapelling the previous day. Roy rapells down into a hole and finds Jill, alive and with her face intact. The creature quickly grows into a mature shape-shifting alien creatures which incubate inside human hosts, and slaughters the group one by one, multiplying with each kill. Thelma and Roy finally get back to the city, but strangely, they can't find anyone. Cast
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Rock (1996Adobe Light-Field Lens Video - Blade Runner ClusterAdobe Light-Field Lens Video - Blade Runner Cluster The Adobe Light-Field Lens is a lens cluster, a kind of superlens that gathers enough information when taking a picture to change the focal length of the image in post-production. (Adobe Light-Field superlens) The Adobe Light-Field Lens is comprised of 19 different lenses cluster together; the device actually lets the user take 19 5.2 megapixel pictures at once. Using Adobe's software, different areas of the resulting picture can be brought out using a "focus brush." (Adobe Light-Field Lens video) Science fiction fans are already familiar with the basic idea. (Blade Runner Esper photo analysis device) See a more detailed picture of the Blade Runner Esper photo analysis machine. Scroll down for more stories in the same category. Follow this kind of news @Technovelgy. | Email | RSS | Blog It | Stumble | del.icio.us | Digg | Reddit | Would you like to contribute a story tip? Comment/Join discussion ( 3 ) Related News Stories - (" Engineering ")
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Cliffhanger, traque au sommet (1993Blade Runner: The City as Replicant — Science Fiction & the CityThe city in Blade Runner is, like most cities representing the future, synthetic. However, it is unlike most other cities in futuristic works, in that the city grew organically: it developed through time and the evolution of human desire, as opposed to being designed for a specific purpose, as in, for example, Zamyatin’s We. In We, the city is perfectly contained, and everything inside is transparent; the city in Blade Runner seems to never end, and everything inside is veiled. The aesthetic of the city is a decaying synthesis of various human cultures and empires. Nothing is authentic, and nothing is truly new or unique to the time and place. In Blade Runner, the city is a replicant. In the end, humanity does not survive in human development, but in the replicants: the rebel replicants however, strive to break out of their bondage to attain freedom and individuality, a fundamentally human urge.