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“Out of the Blue”: Kickstarter to Restore Dennis Hopper’s Cult Classic in 4K
2020 will mark the 40th anniversary of the movie's original premiere in Cannes. John Alan Simon is also the writer and director of Radio Free Albemuth, the movie adaptation of Philip K Dick's dystopian antifascist novel Simon credits Hopper with encouraging him to become a filmmaker Restoring Out of the Blue is Simon's way of repaying[...]
Our Summer of Science Fiction Movies – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh
If anything, the found footage style is an indicator of a society where everyone is always watching each other and themselves, needing to be caught on camera in order to feel like they exist.   Radio Free Albemuth is the indie Science Fiction movie with big political ideas adapted faithfully from a Philip K Dick novel, self-distributed[...]
Why You Should See Radio Free Albemuth Tonight – Look! It Moves By Adi Tantmedh
Dick's Radio Free Albemuth opens theatrically in ten US cities this week after a successful Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for distribution Everyone should see it. Shot on an indie budget, the story takes place in an alternate 1984 where a Nixon-esque right-wing president has imposed martial law in America and a music executive finds himself[...]