Controversial Sci-Fi / horror film ‘Demon Seed’ was released 37 years ago. Noteworthy for the ‘Humans Lose’ scenario it paints following the point at which our technology becomes more intelligent than us.
We look at the influence of the author who gave us a perspective on the tension between humans and the technology that becomes more intelligent than us. Films of his work include Blade Runner, Total Recall and the Adjustment Bureau.
I, Robot, written by Issac Asimov is a rare book, the ideas and concepts it put forward influenced both science fiction and real science and the development of robotics. This anniversary gives us an opportunity to think about it.
Ridley Scott has made not one but two seminal films that have helped to define the Sci-Fi genre to at least a couple of generations with Alien and Blade Runner. He has also given us the characters that bring to life much of what we talk about on this site.
Robocop is back, starring Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, Michael Keaton and Samuel L. Jackson hits the screens in February 2014. This is a reboot of the classic original of 1987 starring Pete Weller, which went on to be a trilogy.