Ubik: The Screenplay by Philip K. DickUbik: The Screenplay by Philip K. Dick

Ubik: The Screenplay

byPhilip K. Dick

Paperback | April 17, 2012

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In 1974, Philip K. Dick was commissioned to write a screenplay based on his novel Ubik . The film was eventually scrapped (though Michel Gondry is currently in the process of adapting it), but the screenplay was saved and later published in 1985.&nbspIncluding scenes that are not in the novel and a surreal playfulness-the film style&nbspgoes back in time just like the technology in the story's dream world-this screenplay is the only one Dick ever wrote, and features his signature mix of paranoia, humor, and big-idea philosophy.

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Over a writing career that spanned three decades, PHILIP K. DICK (1928-1982) published 36 science fiction novels and 121 short stories in which he explored the essence of what makes man human and the dangers of centralized power. Toward the end of his life, his work turned to deeply personal, metaphysical questions concerning the natur...
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Title:Ubik: The ScreenplayFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.48 inPublished:April 17, 2012Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0547572697

ISBN - 13:9780547572697

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