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Movie-A-Day #350: Blade Runner (1982).

December 16, 2011

Happy birthday to Philip K. Dick, who was born on this day in 1928. Many of his landmark science fiction stories have been adapted into less-than-stunning films, but the best of the bunch is “Blade Runner.” It diverges quite a bit from its source material, “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?”, but the movie (particularly the director’s cut) is a landmark in its own right.

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  1. December 16, 2011 8:03 am

    Okay, but the real question remains: what’s a tortoise?

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