The Man in the High Castle is a 1962 novel by the famous science fiction writer Philip K. Dick. It is a alternate history novel, a novel in which historical events are different from how they really developed, in this case we talk about the Second World War, which was won by the Axis.
Never Let Me Go is the novel by the famous English writer Kazuo Ishiguro, Nobel Prize for Literature in 2017. In 2005, the year of its publication, the book was included among the 100 most beautiful books of the twentieth century in Time magazine.
This week’s film is the long-awaited (??) Blade Runner sequel, Blade Runner 2049, directed by Dennis Villeneuve with Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford and Jared Leto. The film is set thirty years after Blade Runner’s events and the protagonist is this agent, K, potrayed by Ryan Gosling, who is a Replicant, who hunt down all Replicants of old models. In fact, Tyrell no longer exists, but instead there is the Wallace, which has built some better Replicants. So K has to hunt down the old ones.
I think you all know Blade Runner, a 1982 movie directed by Ridley Scott with Harrison Ford based on the novel Do Androids dream of electric sheep? by Philip K. Dick. The film is set in a distant future: 2019. In this alternative future, Tyrell Corporation has produced robots identical to human beings called Replicants. They are used as Leggi tutto “Blade Runner – Review”