I think it probably was - it delves into all the original's biz about who's actually a replicant and what does it mean to be human2049 I thought did well at what it was going for, a visual-forward sci-fi pseudo-epic. Grade A cyberpunk porn. Unless anyone thinks it was aiming higher than that.
yeah I was gonna mention. Herbert converted to Buddhism tho iirc.Both Catholics too. One lapsed, one practicing.
yeah Herbert was born into an Irish Catholic familyI meant Wolfe and Joyce, not Wolfe and Herbert. I didn't know Herbert was a Catholic.
btw related to another recent thread, the other major theme of the book Blade Runner is based on is none other than empathyI think it probably was - it delves into all the original's biz about who's actually a replicant and what does it mean to be human
most likely yeahI'm assuming due to having little to no influence now