Philip K. Dick is one of the most prolific, and greatest, sci-fi authors. His writings have been far more than just entertaining, examining philosophical, social and political topics humanity has long needed to wrestle with. His mind has brought us great stories like Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep (Blade Runner), The Man in the High Castle, Minority Report, The Adjustment Bureau, Ubik and many others, including a total of 44 published novels and over 120 short stories.
Amazon has taken 10 of his great short stories and produced 10 standalone movies.
What are we in store for? Here is the trailer:
You can tell from the trailer this is going to be a wild and wonderful ride!
Electric Dreams has a star-studded cast, including Bryan Cranston, Steve Buscemi, Anna Paquin, Terrence Howard, Janelle Monáe, and Greg Kinnear.
The bad news: we all have to wait. We will not be able to watch the series till sometime in 2018.
While waiting can we recommend some other great SciFi? Stretch your mind with:
And consider why SciFi is so important to conceptualizing what may come by tracking the latest in robotics: