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Syd Mead Takes Fireball Tim For A Car Ride!!

A short video featuring one of the greatest artists/designers in the world. Read the full article on AICN ‘Visual Futurist’ Syd Mead’s influence on the Geekscape can’t be overstated.   His work on ALIENS, BLADE RUNNER, TRON, 2010, and...Show More Summary

Top 10 Cancelled Video Games

Prey 2. All I need to say is Prey 2. As an avid gamer, I will always drool at the Blade Runner aesthetic and potential of what that game that could have possibly been. That is just one of the many heart-breaks mentioned on this list of cancelled video games (most of which we wish weren’t […] The post Top 10 Cancelled Video Games appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.

Awesome Sci-Fi Short: ATROPA

An Off-World Detective investigates the missing research vessel ATROPA. Concept short inspired by ’70s and ’80s sci-fi classics like Alien and Blade Runner. Directed by Eli Sasich and written by Clay Tolbert. [Eli Sasich] The post Awesome Sci-Fi Short: ATROPA appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.

'Vice' is a cheap, unimaginative version of 'Blade Runner'

Dystopian sci-fi for dummies, director Brian A. Miller's "Vice" stars Bruce Willis as Julian Michaels, the mogul behind the titular pleasure palace, a resort where human-like "artificials" — mostly in the form of beautiful women — succumb to customers' depraved wishes in a moody...

‘ATROPA’, A Short Visually Rich Thriller That Follows an Off-World Detective Investigating a Missing Research Vessel

2 weeks agoOdd : Laughing Squid

“ATROPA” is a short sci-fi thriller directed by Los Angeles-based filmmaker Eli Sasich full of effects inspired by classic sci-fi films of the 1970s and 1980s like Blade Runner and Alien. The film follows an off-world detective as he investigates a research vessel that has gone missing. via Ain’t it Cool News, The Awesomer

This Video Will Give You A Deeper Appreciation Blade Runner's Future LA

2 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

One of the things that makes Blade Runner so great is its cyberpunk vision of Los Angeles, a mishmash of architecture, language, and culture. This fascinating video essay takes us through the various components that make up this futuristic noir city and what they suggest about the history of Blade Runner's world. Read more...

Page 2: Star Wars, Matrix, Girls, Big Hero 6, Wes Anderson, MacGyver, Mad Max, Blade Runner, Fifth Element, Orphan Black, 2001, Pacific Rim

Page 2 is a compilation of stories and news tidbits, which for whatever reason, didn’t make the front page of /Film. After the jump we’ve included 36 different items, fun images, videos, casting tidbits, articles of interest and more. Show More Summary

Drew Struzan Comes out of Retirement to Draw Batkid

2 weeks agoOdd : Nerd Bastards

If you grew up in the 80s, then chances are that the work of Drew Struzan had a big impact on you. Who’s Drew Struzan you may be asking? Shame on you! He’s the man that created the poster art for such films as Blade Runner, Back to the Future, The Muppet Movie, Coming To America, […]

‘Battlestar Galactica’ Alum Edward James Olmos Joins Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D… So Say We All!

3 weeks agoOdd : Nerd Bastards

Edward James Olmos is considered somewhat of a legend amongst Sci-Fi fans with his scene stealing performance as Gaff in Ridley Scott’s cyberpunk masterpiece Blade Runner, and also his amazing performance as William Adama in the re-imagined Battlestar Galactica. Surprisingly, the Oscar nominee and Emmy award wining star’s last major stint on TV was back […]

This Space Detective Short Captures The Feel Of Alien As Few Films Do

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Now here is a short film that we're dying to see more of. Atropa wears its 1970s and 1980s scifi influences on its sleeve, capturing the feel of films like Blade Runner and Alien in a tale about a space detective who discovers a research ship that has gone missing — and the bizarre phenomenon linked to its disappearance. Read more...

Extracting Faces from Eye Reflections in Photographs: Zoom in and Enhance

From Blade Runner to CSI, popular fiction often stretches the capabilities of photography in the service of plot. But technology has a way of catching up. Last year, psychologists Rob Jenkins and Christie Kerr were able…

Video Interlude: How Did Blade Runner Stick as the Vision of LA's Future?

Writer/podcast-maker Colin Marshall is several episodes into a new video essay series called Los Angeles, the City in Cinema, focusing on "the variety of Los Angeleses revealed in the films set there, both those new and old, mainstream and...

Page 2: Star Wars, Ghostbusters, Blade Runner, Wes Anderson, RoboCop, Battlestar, Pulp Fiction, Scorsese, Frozen, Doctor Who

Page 2 is a compilation of stories and news tidbits, which for whatever reason, didn’t make the front page of /Film. After the jump we’ve included 36 different items, fun images, videos, casting tidbits, articles of interest and more. Show More Summary

7 Books I Wish Were Adventure Games

Some of the best adventure games are based on books, and two of the games from our Obscure Adventures Games We Want Sequels For, Blade Runner and I Have No Mouth and I Want to Scream, have literary roots. Even Mojo has a Kafkaesque inspiration. Show More Summary

Scott's answer on whether Deckard is a replicant or not in Blade Runner

The man behind it all, Ridley Scott, has finally spilled the goods on the question BLADE RUNNER fans have long argued: Is Harrison Ford’s replicant-hunting Rick Deckard a replicant himself? Okay, I’m only going to tell you guys this once so listen up. Show More Summary

Blade Runner': Ridley Scott Finally Answers Whether Deckard Was A Replicant Or Not

last monthOdd : Nerd Bastards

Blade Runner came out back in 1982 to a critical mauling; low Box Office receipts, and a lot of puzzled faces leaving cinema complexes thinking they were going in to watch a sci-fi action adventure. It had been advertised as a Sci-Fi action adventure at the time, much in the same vein as the massive Harrison Ford‘s […]

CineInsomnia: Blade Runner

Location: The Nuart Theatre, 11272 Santa Monica Boulevard, West Los Angeles, CA 90025 Link out: Click here Date: January 2, 2015 at midnight Description: Ridley Scott’s influential science fiction film screens at midnight as part of the Nuart’s Cine Insomnia series.

Blade Runner Roller

Earlier today, we saw a great example of one big ol’ Turtle helping another! This hour, it’s a hoomin’s turn to do a good deed. It seems Blade was having trouble moving about, so his hoomin carted him off to his vet- who came up with the idea of sticking some Lego wheels on, so […]

Ridley Scott is Excited About Blade Runner 2

Harrison Ford reportedly loves the script Film Blade Runner Blade Runner 2 Harrison Ford Ridley Scott Prometheus

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