Based on a novel entitled “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?” by Philip K. Dick, a favoured author of the English movie director Ridley Scott, who is the director of this 1982 sci-fi classic, the brilliant movie; Blade Runner.
Filmed in a futuristic cityscape studio set at Pinewood Studios in west London, England, with additional special effects and cut scenes added digitally later. The movie staring Harrison Ford of Han Solo Star Wars fame as Deckard .Who’s the Blade Runner of the movies title. Whose job it is to eliminate or “retire” illegal trespassing robots on planet Earth. When some time in the future, robots or, here in this movie called: ´Replicants’ on account of these humanoids only being allowed as off-world slave colonists…, If caught trespassing on mother Earth are punished with death by Blade Runner cops like Deckard.’He say you Blade Runner Mr. Deckard?’ Who is brought out of his own retirement by his old boss as his boss encounters a particular serious problem of which only Deckard can solve. Whose job it is to retire these illegal trespassing Replicants. Possible moral questions relating to cyborg-android-robot relationships with their original creators and models, man are raised in this thought provoking movie. Other philosophical and theological quasi-religious questions pertaining to the morality of immortality are raised in this as already stated, thought provoking science fiction movie classic Which is all about the future of life (but maybe not as we know it Jim!) on planet Earth Here set post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, America were given a glimpse at planet Earth’s inevitable future. Which is likely to be dominated by complex computer based technologies culminating in the advanced stages of humanoid creation of men like robots capable of all human actions. Including calculative computations, man like imaginative cognitive behaviour, both memories and dreams, philosophical self awareness and ultimately their own Artificial Intelligent lead emotional responses.
God creates Man, we are told: in His own image. Man kills God. Then man creates Robots in his Image. With similar results seem towards the climax of this spectacular movie.
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