Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams (2017-)  imdb rss

A sci-fi anthology series with stand-alone episodes based on the works of Phillip K. Dick.

Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams: Kill All Others (K.A.O.)  Season 1, Episode 7

During a televised interview with The Candidate (Vera Farmiga), she makes a shocking statement encouraging violence. No one seems to pay much heed, except a plant worker, Philbert Noyce (Mel Rodriguez), whose responses draw attention to him. [more inside]
posted by filthy light thief on Jan 22 at 7:38 AM - 10 comments

Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams: Safe and Sound  Season 1, Episode 9

A small-town girl (Annalise Basso), already gripped with social anxiety, moves to a big city with her mother (Maura Tierney). For the first time she is exposed to urban society's emphasis on security and terrorist prevention. Her school days are soon consumed by fear and paranoia, but she finds guidance and companionship in the most unexpected of places. [Channel 4 summary] [more inside]
posted by filthy light thief on Jan 22 at 7:07 AM - 6 comments

Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams: The Father Thing  Season 1, Episode 10

Eleven-year-old Charlie has a close relationship with his father, sharing a love of baseball. One night, while camping out, they see glowing orbs slowly falling from the sky, which the radio news reports are meteoroids. After a day at home, things get strange. [more inside]
posted by filthy light thief on Jan 19 at 8:33 AM - 13 comments

Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams: Autofac  Season 1, Episode 8

Society and the world as we know it has collapsed. A small band of humans must now contend with a massive, automatic factory that continuously produces products while using up what little resources are left. [more inside]
posted by numaner on Jan 11 at 8:31 PM - 7 comments

Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams: Human Is  Season 1, Episode 6

Vera is overjoyed when her husband returns from a dangerous mission, but is he the same man?
posted by lmfsilva on Oct 30, 2017 at 8:52 AM - 9 comments

Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams: Real Life  Season 1, Episode 5

The lines of reality become blurred between Sarah, a policewoman in the future, and George, a brilliant game designer.
posted by lmfsilva on Oct 16, 2017 at 6:53 AM - 12 comments

Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams: Crazy Diamond  Season 1, Episode 4

Ed's life is turned upside down, and his wife Sally's worst fears come true when he meets femme fatale Jill, a synthetic being who is as beautiful as she is deadly.
posted by lmfsilva on Oct 9, 2017 at 10:15 AM - 7 comments

Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams: The Commuter  Season 1, Episode 3

Ed encounters a mysterious woman who sets him on a journey to a town that doesn't exist. Ed returns to find his life has changed for the better, but this gift has come at the ultimate cost.
posted by lmfsilva on Oct 2, 2017 at 8:14 AM - 5 comments

Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams: Impossible Planet  Season 1, Episode 2

Norton, a discontented tour guide of a cruise ship in space is on a one-way trip to nothingness until he meets the supernaturally old Irma, who is on a quest to reach planet Earth.
posted by lmfsilva on Sep 24, 2017 at 2:59 PM - 11 comments

Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams: The Hood Maker  Season 1, Episode 1

In a world without advanced technology, mutant telepaths have become humanity's only mechanism for long distance communication. But their powers have unintended implications. [more inside]
posted by lmfsilva on Sep 17, 2017 at 2:45 PM - 19 comments