Tag: Philip K. Dick

Philip K. Dick & the odd Alternate Realities he claimed he could see (video).

June 7, 2022 | By | Reply More
Philip K. Dick & the odd Alternate Realities he claimed he could see (video).

It’s not very well known, but famous science fiction author Philip K. Dick believed he could see parallel Earths close to ours. Is our base reality a concensus affair, where […]

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Electric Dreams Episode 7: The Father Thing (TV episode review).

March 7, 2018 | By | Reply More
Electric Dreams Episode 7: The Father Thing (TV episode review).

Based on the Philip K Dick story of the same name, without the hyphen, ‘The Father Thing’ is directed and written by Michael Dinner is the modern American version of […]

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Electric Dreams by Philip K. Dick (book review).

October 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Electric Dreams by Philip K. Dick (book review).

‘Electric Dreams’ is a timely reissue of ten short stories of Philip K. Dick’s that have kickstarted new scripts for a TV series inspired by his incredible imagination. These are […]

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Electric Dreams Episode 3: The Commuter (TV episode review).

October 3, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Electric Dreams Episode 3: The Commuter (TV episode review).

With the exotic location of Woking as an opener it is quite surprising how this story gets so dark so quickly. Based on the Philip K. Dick story of the […]

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Lies, Inc. by Philip K. Dick (book review).

November 3, 2014 | By | Reply More
Lies, Inc. by Philip K. Dick (book review).

‘Lies, Inc.’ is a re-issue of a novel that was publishes in 1984 after Phil Dick’s death. Originally written in 1964, it was never truly completed and it was put […]

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Upon The Dull Earth (1953-1954): The Collected Stories Of Philip K. Dick Volume Three (book review).

July 16, 2014 | By | Reply More
Upon The Dull Earth (1953-1954): The Collected Stories Of Philip K. Dick Volume Three (book review).

Continuing the series of collected short stories, ‘Upon The Dull Earth’ covers the period 1953-1954 and there are 22 stories in this published variously in genre magazines of the time. […]

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Total Recall by Philip K. Dick

September 23, 2012 | By | Reply More
Total Recall by Philip K. Dick

‘Inspired by’ is a tricky turn of phrase. It can be so difficult to measure the level of inspiration garnered from one medium to another. Some may lead to a […]

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