Architecture and science-fiction film: Philip K. Dick and the Spectacle of Home [book review]

Marilyn Mitchell*

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Abstract

Extract:Fortin’s book offers an exciting breadth and depth of theory and ideas about representations of home in science fiction(SF) film. While Part 1 presents broader discussions about home in these films,Part 2 focuses on home as represented infour films based upon narratives by Dick: Ridley Scott’s Blade Runner (1982), Paul Verhoeven’s Total Recall (1990), Steven Spielberg’s Minority Report (2002) and Richard Linklater’s A Scanner Darkly (2006).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)173-174
Number of pages2
JournalMedia International Australia
Issue number143
Publication statusPublished - May 2012

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