A fairly good adaptation of Ray Bradbury's novel. A viewer watching this film today will notice some corny sets and practical effects, but this version is far better than the 2018 Fahrenheit 451 adaptation with Michael B Jordan. One of the big thought experiments I see explored in the novel, which shines through in this adaptation, is how a intellectual and technological dark age would look if one came about in a modernized country. Bradbury also shows his skepticism of prioritizing harm avoidance for individuals above values like, dialectics, philosophical and intellectual pursuits which generate and invigorate a culture..
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