replicant


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replicant

(ˈrɛplɪkənt)
n
an android that is indistinguishable from a human being
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Roe sees in his own photograph Rutger Hauer's memorable "Blade Runner" monologue, in which the dying replicant Roy says "All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain.
After discovering the remains of a replicant who apparently gave birth-something previously believed impossible--he goes rogue and begins searching for Rick Deckard, Harrison Ford's character from the previous film.
You'll have to watch the film to find out, though the through line of Blade Runner 2049 asks an even bigger question: Does it really matter anymore who's a Replicant and who's not?
2 What was the name of the replicant Harrison Ford's character falls in love with in sci-fi movie Blade Runner?
Being a modified virtually human replicant himself, K battles his own humanity as the discovery of long buried secret threatens to "break the world" and destroy the wall between humans and replicants according to K's boss Lieutenant Joshi (Robin Wright).
Denis Villeneuve, who made last year's hit Arrival, directs the action-packed, neon-lit futuristic world of man and replicant.
One of the leftover questions from the 1982 film is whether Deckard himself has been a replicant all along.
At the same time, he didn't want to create a mere replica - or replicant, as the case may be.
He is only too aware of her replicant status but takes her in, caught between desire and paternal instinct.
Paint is an artificial replicant of what the eye innately perceives.
This reviewer would even be willing to consider making a deal with creepy replicant triplets or the evil ruler of the Shee, to convince Fisher to hurry along the next installment--just as long as it does not involve the Black Death or the London Blitz.
While, we do believe that entering the Television segment would be a common sense move by Apple, the idea of an iRing motion controller and an iPad replicant working as a mini iTV sound far-fetched.