Blade Runner 2049

Blade Runner 2049

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Blade Runner 2049
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Blade Runner 2049

The question of what it means to be human and existential angst will never be exhausted by the medium of film. Pinocchio, AI, Ex Machina and, hell, even Alien: Covenant, ring to mind as the sizzling hot Denis Villeneuve ventures into the purest of sci-fi worlds, creating the most reverent follow up to Ridley Scott’s Blade Runner. 35 years on, Blade Runner 2049 is in familiar philosophical territory, probed with such confidence, style and ambition.

BLADE RUNNER 2049: Prequel Short 'Black Out 2022' Anime

BLADE RUNNER 2049: Prequel Short 'Black Out 2022' Anime

Wantanbe's haunting short illustrates the costly war between humans and replicants and plays an integral role in Blade Runner's history — Warner Bros. and Denis Villeneuve released the third and final'in-world' prequel short titled Black Out 2022 directed by renowned anime artist Shinichiro Watanabe. 2022 takes place three years after Ridley Scott's Blade Runner and two years after the death of Eldon Tyrell, founder of the Tyrell Corporation. As a new line of Nexus 8 Replicants have been moved onto the market for Off-world use, the unveiling promises dire implications resulting in the birth of the "human supremacy movement"; a witch hunt where humans sought to capture and kill all replicants using the replicant registry data base.

BLADE RUNNER: 2049 prequel short: '2048: Nowhere to Run'

BLADE RUNNER: 2049 prequel short: '2048: Nowhere to Run'

Warner Bros. and Denis Villeneuve released the second of three 'in-world' prequel shorts as a lead-in to Blade Runner 2049 — Directed by Luke Scott, Blade Runner's second prequel short "2048: Nowhere to Run" takes place twelve years after the intro of the nearly perfected replicant model, "Nexus 9" unveiled by Tyrell Corporation Head, Niander Wallace (Jared Leto). In 2048, we're given a glimpse into the present day, where the streets of LA have become uninhabitable, stricken by hunger, poverty and sickness. The government has since repealed the ban on replicant manufacturing, thanks in part due to Wallace's Nexus 9; and the LAPD have committed additional resources to locate remaining illegal replicants. Enter Sapper Morton played by hulking bruiser Dave Bautista.

Jesus sighted on the set of 'Blade Runner 2049' according to Villeneuve

Jesus sighted on the set of 'Blade Runner 2049' according to Villeneuve

Oscar-winning actor went 'blind Jesus' on the set of 'Blade Runner 2049' — We've reached the point in Blade Runner 2049's promotional tour where we must pay homage to the Oscar-winning actor's legendary method approach. In a recent interview with The Wall Street Journal, Director Denis Villeneuve sang the praises about Leto's portrayal as blind replicant scientist, Niander Wallace. Perhaps sacred best describes Villeneuve's experience working with Leto -

A new generation of replicants are born in the BLADE RUNNER: 2049 prequel short: '2036: Nexus Dawn'

A new generation of replicants are born in the BLADE RUNNER: 2049 prequel short: '2036: Nexus Dawn'

Warner Bros. and Denis Villeneuve present three 'in-world' prequel shorts as a lead-in to Blade Runner: 2049 — Back in July, Warner Bros. dropped some knowledge by way of an exposition-rich timeline depicting what all went down after the year 2019 and leading up to the year of Villeneuve's anticipated sequel 2049. This week, 2049 Director, Denis Villeneuve added a new dimension to the timeline unveiling the first of three new prequel shorts.

Blade Runner 2049: Full Trailer Released

Blade Runner 2049: Full Trailer Released

A new trailer for Blade Runner 2049 has debuted and its visuals are nothing short of breathtaking. We also get our first look at Jared Leto who plays a key role in the film. Blade Runner stars Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Jared Leto, Dave Bautista and Robin Wright. Check out the trailer below.

'The Walking Dead' Star Lennie James Joins 'Blade Runner 2'
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'The Walking Dead' Star Lennie James Joins 'Blade Runner 2'

Blade Runner 2's cast continues to grow, and EW is now reporting that The Walking Dead's Lennie James is the latest to join the sci-fi sequel. — The sequel will be based on Philip K. Dick's novel, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? The cast is an impressive one, boasting the talent of Harrison Ford, Robin Wright, Ryan Gosling, Dave Bautista, Mackenzie Davis, Barkhad Abdi among others.

Robin Wright Joining Blade Runner 2?
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Robin Wright Joining Blade Runner 2?

Principal photography for Blade Runner 2 is scheduled for July 2016 and yet very little has been revealed about this highly anticipated sequel. Recently however, news came out when Alcon Entertainment announced that Golden-Globe winner Robin Wright is in final negotiations to join this film.

Blade Runner 2

Blade Runner 2

Ridley Scott's stunning 1982 film will be getting a sequel. Blade Runner 2 is slated to be released January 2018. With director Denis Villeneuve calling the shots, this sequel will be under the microscope. The plot is unknown as we all await a teaser trailer and or set photos. Besides the return of Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling will be joining the cast. Blade Runner has been the bases of epic, ground breaking science fiction films this side of Stargate. We wait in anticipation for future announcements.

Ridley Scott on Blade Runner 2

Ridley Scott on Blade Runner 2

Filmmaker Ridley Scott is going to be a very, very busy man in the next few years. In the past few weeks he has been promoting his latest movie, The Martian, and speaking about his next project, the sequel to Prometheus which will be called Alien: Paradise Lost.