• Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Blade Runner 2049

Release Date: October 6th, 2017

DVD Release Date: January 16th, 2018

R |2 hr 44 min

Plot Summary

Officer K (Ryan Gosling), a new blade runner for the Los Angeles Police Department, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. His discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former blade runner who's been missing for 30 years.

Cast: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Sylvia Hoeks, Robin Wright, Jared Leto, Mackenzie Davis, Carla Juri

Director: Denis Villeneuve

Genres: Science fiction , Thriller

Production Co: Torridon Films, Alcon Entertainment, Bud Yorkin Productions, Scott Free Productions, 16:14 Entertainment

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: Fall , Temptation , Mystery , Brooding , Pursuit , Forbidden love , Gripping , Office , Suspenseful , Los Angeles

Ratings & Reviews

  • 90
    Matt SingerScreenCrush

    Ford’s memorable performance is just one of the many ways Blade Runner 2049 surpasses the original film. Its clever and compelling storyline is another. And then of course there are Deakins’ incredible images. show more

  • 90
    Tim GriersonScreen International

    A ravishing visual colossus, Blade Runner 2049 more than lives up to its predecessor’s legacy as a groundbreaking mixture of sound, images and mood. show more

  • 80
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Daring in its own right, this broodingly sumptuous saga explores the primacy of feelings, the nature of memories and the essence of being human, framed as the difference between being manufactured or born. show more

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Awards

Nominated Production Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2018)
Winner Cinematography
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2018)
Winner Visual Effects
Nominated Original Music
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2018)
Nominated Sound Editing
Nominated Director
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2018)
Nominated Editing
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2018)
Nominated Production Design
Nominated Sound Mixing
Winner Special Visual Effects
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2018)
Nominated Sound
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2018)
Nominated Make Up and Hair
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2018)
Winner Cinematography