TMTYR Episode #56: Heeere’s Batty! (Blade Runner)

Wrapping up the Summer of PKD, the Pavement Pounders endured Blade Runner and whine about it for a bit. And two of three Pavement Pounders enjoyed the novel on which it’s based, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?

And Seth can’t seem to pronounce “Voight-Kampff”.

Rankings!:

Colin/James/Seth:

  • book
  • movie
  • Bonus Rankings! (PKD films we’ve done):

    James:

  • Total Recall
  • Minority Report and The Adjustment Bureau
  • Blade Runner
  • Paycheck
  • Screamers and Total Recall remake
  • Next
  • Colin:

  • The Adjustment Bureau
  • Minority Report
  • Total Recall
  • Paycheck
  • Next
  • Total Recall remake
  • Blade Runner
  • Screamers
  • Seth:

  • Minority Report
  • Total Recall
  • The Adjustment Bureau
  • Total Recall remake
  • Blade Runner
  • Paycheck
  • Next
  • Screamers
  • Notes:
    One of those Top 10 lists with Blade Runner on it:
    https://www.theguardian.com/film/filmblog/2013/oct/16/top-10-sci-fi-movies

    Which cut should be watched?:
    http://nerdist.com/blade-runner-35th-anniversary-which-cut-should-you-watch/

    Great (and positive) analysis of the film’s visual style:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_tbvMzqk3F4

    Which is canon to Denis Villenueve?
    http://screenrant.com/blade-runner-2049-original-movie-canon/

    Nerdwriter video on Blade Runner:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GXRlGULqHxg

    Lessons from the Screenplay video on Blade Runner:

    https://youtu.be/_tbvMzqk3F4

    Jason and Myke revisit Blade Runner with John Siracusa:
    https://www.theincomparable.com/myke/28/

    Sci-Fi Onscreen episode on Minority Report:
    http://www.scifionscreen.com/episode-101-minority-report-2002/

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