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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Harrison Ford
Rutger Hauer
Sean Young
Daryl Hannah
Directors
Ridley Scott
Screenwriters
Hampton Fancher
David Webb Peoples
Running Time
TBC minutes

Blade Runner: The Final Cut
After 25 years, the definitive version. Honest


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Blade Runner: The Final Cut

Plot
Los Angeles, 2019. Bounty hunter Rick Deckard (Ford) is told to terminate four dangerous synthetic beings, or ‘replicants’, led by Roy Batty (Hauer). As the pursuit becomes increasingly brutal, the line between human and machine is blurred.


Verdict
Scott has said, “Why watch a film seven times? Because someone’s done it right and transported you to its world.” This retooling makes the film worth an eighth trip, and more. Not a case of Blade Runner Redux, but Blade Runner Deluxe.


Reviewed by Adam Smith

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