Philip K. Dick

Birthday:

12/16/1928

Place of birth:

Chicago, Illinois, U.S.:

Biography:

American short story writer, novelist, and essayist. Dick has been hailed as one of the most original and thought-provoking writers of science fiction. He is regarded as one of the most prolific writers of the form during the mid-twentieth century. Since his death, Dick's work has been the subject of numerous critical studies and cinematic adaptations. Critics praise his short stories as innovative and provocative, contending that Dick's fiction cleverly explores scientific, social, and metaphysical issues of concern to post-World War II America.



Credits

On the Edge of 'Blade Runner' (2000)
as Himself
Philip K Dick: A Day in the Afterlife (1994)
as Himself (archive footage)
Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Novel
Total Recall (2012)
Story
The Adjustment Bureau (2011)
Writer
Radio Free Albemuth (2010)
Novel
Screamers: The Hunting (2009)
Original Story
Next (2007)
Story
Next (2007)
Novel
A Scanner Darkly (2006)
Novel
Paycheck (2003)
Author
Minority Report (2002)
Short Story
Impostor (2001)
Story
Screamers (1995)
Story
Total Recall (1990)
Author
Blade Runner (1982)
Thanks
Blade Runner (1982)
Novel
King of the Elves ()
Story