10 Ultra-Weird Science Fiction Novels that Became Required Reading

You want a really weird ride? A science fiction or fantasy epic that stretches your brain like taffy and ties it into strange irregular shapes? Forget television or movies: books are where the really off-kilter stories are told in speculative fiction. » 3/13/12 10:10am 3/13/12 10:10am

How will Michel Gondry's Ubik live up to Philip K. Dick's legacy?

How has The Adjustment Bureau affected future Philip K. Dick movie adaptations? What's going on with Michel Gondry's Ubik? We chatted with the daughter of the legendary author, Isa Dick Hackett, about the secrets of filming Philip K. Dick. » 6/17/11 1:24pm 6/17/11 1:24pm

Michel Gondry is adapting Philip K. Dick's Ubik

Philip K. Dick's insanely complicated, mind-bending novel Ubik is being adapted by Michel Gondry. It's a match made in creepy alternate universe heaven. Clotted milk and stale cigarettes for everyone! » 2/16/11 12:14pm 2/16/11 12:14pm

Philip K. Dick's Widow Sues His Daughters Over Movie Rights

Could a movie of Philip K. Dick's trippy Ubik be delayed by a new lawsuit filed by his widow, Tessa Dick? She's suing the production company run by two of his daughters, over movie rights. » 4/17/09 1:48pm 4/17/09 1:48pm

Philip K. Dick's Ubik Will Be A Creepy Art Movie

Philip K. Dick's paranoid novels have spawned a ton of action movies, from Blade Runner to Paycheck, but they've only recently started to be seen as fodder for art films like Scanner Darkly. And now one of Dick's weirdest books, Ubik, has just been optioned by Celluloid Dreams, a European company better known for… » 5/20/08 11:15am 5/20/08 11:15am