It was perhaps inevitable that Hollywood would come calling on the Robert A. Heinlein estate in the early 1990s. The previous decade had seen filmmakers becoming interested in literary science fiction thanks to the cult success of Ridley Scott's Blade Runner (a version of Philip K.
Heinlein in Hollywood part 2
The second part of my piece on Robert Heinlein in Hollywood is up at my movie blog. Proceeds from this post go to fund film preservation as part of the film preservation blogathon.