Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years. Written by
Warner Bros. Pictures
Did You Know?
European sci-fi magazine Métal Hurlant, considered revolutionary in the comic book art form during the 70s and 80s, has inspired many generations of authors and filmmakers, such as Ridley Scott
for Blade Runner
(1982). François Schuiten
, one of the most influential comic book artists behind Métal Hurlant, acted as production designer on Mars et Avril
(2012). This indie sci-fi romance, which pays tribute to Métal Hurlant in many ways, is directed by Martin Villeneuve
, the younger brother of Denis Villeneuve
who is now directing Blade Runner 2049
(2017). See more
The World is built in a wall that separates kind. Tell either side there's no wall... You bought a war.
Featured in Film '72: Episode #46.1