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Unformatted text preview: Video Assignment 11 “Blade Runner” HONR217 – Tuesday Logan Miller 111076642 Freshmen History Major 2111, Denton Hall University of Maryland College Park, MD 20742 [email protected] 609-335-8091 • November 2019, Los Angeles o Rick Deckard is a retired police officer o An officer Gaff approaches him at a bar in the street • Gaff informs Rick about several “replicants” o These are biologically engineered humans o Serve as soldiers and slaves In off-world colonies Not allowed on Earth • Deckard was a “blade runner” o Job was to track down replicants on Earth and “retire” them • Video from beginning of the film is shown o Shows another blade runner, Holden o Administers a test which distinguishes humans form replicants Based on empathic responses to questions o The subject of this test shoots Holden He is Leon, a replicant • Deckard is asked to track down four replicants o Roy o Zhora o Pris o Leon • These are Tyrell Corporation Nexus-6 models o Have 4 year life spans o Wish to extend these lifespan • Deckard and Gaff are sent to Tyrell Corporation o Ensure the test Holden used works on these models o Discover Tyrell’s assistant is an experimental replicant Believes she is human She has memories from childhood 2...
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