TV Series | TV-MA | | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, explore a world in which every human appetite can be indulged without consequence.
The use of the player piano throughout the series appears to reference Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.'s first novel, "Player Piano", which describes a dystopian future, in which almost every aspect of human life is automated. In his novel, the protagonist rails against a life devoid of purpose or choice, thanks to the ubiquity of machines. The reality outside the confines of Westworld, has been alluded to as a similar world, where the mundane daily tasks of life have been automated, and where there is no unemployment. However, one of the guests complains that this has left a world where humans have "no agency".
All my life, I've prided myself on being a survivor. But surviving is just another loop. I'm getting out of here. You two are going to help me.
Sylvester: No. Do, do you know how far these people will go to protect their IP? Every part of this building, ...
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