Inverse – The peripheralthe new tv series arrives on Amazon Prime Video from the October 21. Hero Chloë Grace Moretz in a sci-fi texture taken from the namesake novelpublished in Italy by Mondadori, di William Gibson.
The first episode will be broadcast on the platform streaming which renews the appointment on Friday until December 9th. The series focuses on the appeal of travel across the time dimension – adapted by Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan, former creators of Westworld.
Described as the Matrix that meets Total Recall, this series differs from the aforementioned titles to venture into the future, emphasize authoritative US newspapers.
There plot follows Flynne Fisher (Moretz), a young woman who lives in an isolated place struggling with a complicated family environment. She’s bright, but she seems stuck in a future with no expectations of her routine. Instead, fate has other plans in store for Flynne.
Produced by Amazon Studios and Warner Bros Television in association with Kilter Films, the series stars in cast also Jack Reynor, Gary Carr, Eli Goree, Louis Herthum.
The Peripheral is a 2014 science fiction novel by William Gibson. The novel stars Flynne and his brother Burton – a veteran of the elite Force Recon Haptic, on forced leave due to compromised health, following neural implants. Burton lives with his mother and sister Flynne. He has an Army disability pension, but soon his new security job allows him to uncover inconvenient truths related to the military’s past – he’ll ask Sister Flynne for help with
The novel The Peripheral was generally welcomed by criticism. According to GQ’s Zach Baron, “Like many Gibson books, The Peripheral is basically a noir yellow who wears a cyberpunk leather jacket and, after the unusually dense first hundred pages, is a super enjoyable read – though perhaps less so when he considers how accurate Gibson can be when he thinks about what might come next. Because according to The Peripheral, what comes next is, to borrow Gibson’s phrase once again, well … fuckin ‘.
The Irish Times reviews: “A terrific novel, boasting virtually the only plausible depiction of time travel in recent fiction. But it suffers from a slow pace and flat climax in the last act.”
The Toronto Star said it might be difficult to keep up with the book, but that it is “fast paced and full of fascinating speculation not only about what the future will look like, but also how it will work.”
William Ford Gibson is an American-Canadian writer and essayist, pioneer of the science fiction subgenre known as cyberpunk. His works are marked by the exploration of the technological impact on human lives – what future? Gibson has been credited with revitalizing the science fiction literature of the 1980s.
The Difference Engine (1990) is a reference book for the genre known as steampunk.
In the late 1990s, The Guardian called Gibson “arguably the most important novelist of the past two decades,” while the Sydney Morning Herald called him the “noir prophet” of cyberpunk.
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