Essays Tagged: "bladerunner"

Bladerunner - The Directors Cut "Style but no content." How accurate is this view of Bladerunner : The Director's Cut

e man behind the number one hit had been given a new assignment to complete, this one to be titled "Bladerunner." The job was handed to Ridley Scott in order to achieve a vision appropriate for the la ... to Ridley Scott in order to achieve a vision appropriate for the latest Science fiction sensation "Bladerunner." After achieving Oscar nominations for his hit "Alien," director Ridley Scott, had now ...

(3 pages) 41 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Compare how the two prescribed texts, "Bladerunner - directors cut," & "Brave New World" explore the tension between humanity and the natural world

has changed over time and with different cultural values. The novel "Brave New World" and the film "Bladerunner - director's cut" are two texts that hold a deteriorating relationship between humanity ... natural world, opposing the respectful value on nature in Huxley's 1930s context. The film "Bladerunner - director's cut" was composed in the 1980s by Ridley Scott. The 1980s was a time of adv ...

(3 pages) 79 1 2.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Compare the text "Prey" by Michael Crichton to the film "Bladerunner" and the book "Frankenstein". What aspects of the three texts are similar?

The aspect of "Frankenstein" is common to both the novel "Prey" and the film "Bladerunner." This aspect is significant to both of the texts, as the actions and consequences of th ... exts are based mainly upon. In Prey, the Frankenstein of the literature is the Nano-swarm, while in Bladerunner it's the renegade replicants.The renegade replicants of Bladerunner and the nano-swarm o ... y like each other.TechnologyThe theme of technology is present in both the novel Prey and the movie Bladerunner. It is an important theme to both texts, as it is the result of technology on which the ...

(6 pages) 37 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

How has your perception of "in the wild" been illuminated by "Bladerunner" and "Brave New world"?

and invention and the beginning of the great depression which saw unparelled suffering and poverty."Bladerunner" is a film made in 1982 and reproduced in 1992. It was produced in period of time where ... to humanity but with now meaning. "writing when there's nothing to say"The notion of the family in "Bladerunner" is also addressed. The depiction is not as intense as Bladerunner as it does not totall ...

(5 pages) 26 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

"Blade Runner" and "Brave New World" in terms of context and man's relationship with nature.

porate sector, with large multi-national corporations competing for control over natural resources. Bladerunner reflects this trend of environmental exploitation through a barren and bleak landscape p ... s demonstrated through the glamorized "Off-world" contrasted to Los Angeles. As in Brave New World, Bladerunner depicts a dystopic future dominated by scientific control over nature. Within both texts ...

(4 pages) 28 0 5.0 May/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Blade Runner

(3 pages) 22 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


(5 pages) 20 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Frankenstein/Bladerunner Comparative Essay

Mitchell O'Brien Frankenstein/Bladerunner EssayAs responders, our understanding of the texts is shaped by the context and medium i ... in which they're presented.The order of events as well as characterisation within Frankenstein and Bladerunner exist in alternating historical contexts. Conversely, both texts act as drivers for thei ... bove generations. Mary Shelley, author of Frankenstein (1818), as well as Ridley Scott, director of Bladerunner: The Director's Cut (1992), ask through their texts if it is ethical for scientists of t ...

(5 pages) 4 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers