Voigt-Kampf
Blade Runner is a 1982 American dystopian science fiction thriller film directed by Ridley Scott and starring Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young and Edward James Olmos. The screenplay, written by Hampton Fancher and David Peoples, is loosely based on the novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick.
The film depicts a dystopian Los Angeles in November 2019 in which genetically engineered organic robots called replicants—visually indistinguishable from adult humans—are manufactured by the powerful Tyrell Corporation as well as by other "mega-corporations" around the world. Their use on Earth is banned and replicants are exclusively used for dangerous, menial or leisure work on off-world colonies. Replicants who defy the ban and return to Earth are hunted down and "retired" by police special operatives known as "Blade Runners". The plot focuses on a brutal and cunning group of recently escaped replicants hiding in Los Angeles and the burnt-out expert Blade Runner, Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), who reluctantly agrees to take on one more assignment to hunt them down.
Blade Runner initially polarized critics: some were displeased with the pacing, while others enjoyed its thematic complexity. The film performed poorly in North American theaters but has since become a cult film. It has been hailed for its production design, depicting a "retrofitted" future, and remains a leading example of the neo-noir genre. It brought the work of Philip K. Dick to the attention of Hollywood and several later films were based on his work. Ridley Scott regards Blade Runner as "probably" his most complete and personal film. In 1993, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".
Seven versions of the film have been shown for various markets as a result of controversial changes made by film executives. A rushed Director's Cut was released in 1992 after a strong response to workprint screenings. This, in conjunction with its popularity as a video rental, made it one of the first films released on DVD, resulting in a basic disc with mediocre video and audio quality. In 2007, Warner Bros. released The Final Cut, a 25th anniversary digitally remastered version by Scott in select theaters, and subsequently on DVD, HD DVD, and Blu-ray Disc.

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Blade Runner - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Deckard watches a video of a Blade Runner administering the "Voight-Kampff" test designed to distinguish replicants from humans based on their emotional ...
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Urban Dictionary: Voight-Kampff machine
Voight-Kampff machine. A very advanced form of lie detector that measures contractions of the iris and the presence of invisible airborne particles emitted from ...
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Voight-Kampff machine - Off-world: The Blade Runner Wiki
Voight-Kampff. Originating in Philip K Dick's novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, the Voight-Kampff machine or device (spelled Voigt-Kampff in the ...
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Voight-Kampff Empathy Test by Philip K. Dick from Do Androids ...
Voight-Kampff Empathy Test by Philip K. Dick: A test consisting of a set of images and questions, asked while the subject's biometric data are gathered; intended ...
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Voight-Kampff - Devo
"Syd Mead came up with the designs for the incredible Voight-Kampff machine. He had a discussion about it with Ridley and me and then came up with about ...
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Interrogation of Leon - Devo
Keeping an eye on his subject, Holden notes the dials in the Voight-Kampff. One of the needles quivers slightly. Leon: You make up these questions, Mr. Holden, ...
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Voight-Kampff test questions - AllTheTests.com
Dec 15, 2013 ... The "Voight-Kampff" test is designed to distinguish androids from humans. Would you like to give it a try? All the questions are reported from the ...
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The Voight-Kampff Test - Rotten Tomatoes
The Voight-Kampff Test. "You know that Voight-Kampf test of yours? ... in luck; as a new employee of The Tyrell Corporation, the Voight-Kampff test is mandatory.
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Voight-Kampff 5/28/2014. Video of our full set in Budapest, Hungary featuring live versions of both songs from our upcoming single.
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Voight-Kampff | deranged records
Jun 21, 2013 ... Voight-Kampff by Voight-Kampff, released 21 June 2013 1. The Great White North 2. Paranoia Visions 3. Nostalgia Garbage 4. Good to be ...
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The Voight-Kampff is a polygraph-like machine used by Blade Runners to assist in .... National Film Registry in 1993 and is frequently used in university courses.
Voight-Kampff machine - Off-world: The Blade Runner Wiki
Voight-Kampff. Originating in Philip K Dick's novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, the Voight-Kampff machine or device (spelled Voigt-Kampff in the ...
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Voight-Kampff machine. A very advanced form of lie detector that measures contractions of the iris and the presence of invisible airborne particles emitted from ...
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The Cinematic City
The Cinematic City
David Clarke, 2005
... undeddable because the apparently falsified may become wrcfalsified at a higher resolution, and vice versa. Paradoxically, then, rather than returning a body to its essential terminus, the Voigt-Kampff test literally ex-terminates the difference.
Tech Anxiety: Artificial Intelligence and Ontological ...
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Christopher A. Sims, 2013
The Voigt-Kampff empathy test uses this discrepancy to distinguish whether the emotional response is genuine or artificial. Bounty hunters become arbiters who, by administering an empathy test, separate human from android. In the conflict ...
Ridley Scott: Interviews
Ridley Scott: Interviews
Ridley Scott, Laurence F. Knapp, Andrea F. Kulas, 2005
I mean, besides the giant eye in the first act, you have the Voight-Kampff machine that looks into eyes. Chew works at an eye lab, Batty holds up artificial eyes in front of his own, Tyrell's eyes are gouged out, the replicant's eyes glow.
The Blade Runner Experience: The Legacy of a Science Fiction ...
The Blade Runner Experience: The Legacy of a Science Fiction ...
Will Brooker, 2013
To a lesser extent, the operation of the Esper machine to investigate photographs , and the Voigt-Kampff test to interrogate suspects, contributes to the sense of our activity being meaningful just by sheer mechanics, even if the clues found in ...
The Philosophy of Neo-Noir
The Philosophy of Neo-Noir
Mark T. Conard, 2007
In Blade Runner, the only way to test whether someone is a human or a replicant is by means of the Voigt-Kampff (V-K) test, which monitors emotional response by means of a subject's involuntary iris fluctuations, capillary dilation, and blush ...
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In the dystopian science fiction movie Blade Runner a Voight-Kampff machine (VKM) was used to test and distinguish between humans and replicants based on the
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Voight-Kampff Signs to Deranged Records | Riverfront Times
St. Louis-Minneapolis hybrid Voight-Kampff has moved up the big(ger) leagues of the DIY realm. It's just been announced that the...
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It's Psychedelic Baby Magazine: Voight-Kampff interview with Joe Sulier and Colin Swanson-White
© Ben Smith While most definitely having come from a background in hardcore Voight-Kampff are anything but what you would expect. Bubbling melodies and rhythms surge up from the underbelly of the beast and not only intrigue but seem to hypnotize and entrance you from the get go. Off the wall guitar blaring with gnarled distortion, screaming in the synthy concoction of chaos and control. Voight-Kampff don’t just walk a tight rope straddling styles, they seem to be at home sleeping on the razor’s edge; easily dodging labels and classification while at the same time winning over listeners worldwide.
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What is Voight Kampff? Twitter explains the 'Blade Runner' inside joke - Zap2it | News & Features
On Monday, the hashtag term #voightkampff started trending on Twitter. It turns out it's probably the most intellectually inspired meme to hit big on the Internet in -- well, maybe ever.
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The Writer's RoadTrip: Want a good laugh? Check out my Voigt-Kampff interview.
Ever wanted to know the biggest lie I've ever told? Or if I have a police record? And what kind of sauce I would eat with children? Then check out my Voigt-Kampff interview on the Hunt for Tomorrow blog! The Hunt for Tomorrow: Saul Tanpepper: HAVE YOU WRITTEN IN ANY OTHER GENRES BESIDES YA DYSTOPIAN? WHAT DREW YOU TO THIS GENRE? I actually got serious about writing in 2005,....
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Urban Dictionary: Voight-Kampff machine
A very advanced form of lie detector that measures contractions of the iris and the presence of invisible airborne particles emitted from the body....
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