Month: October 2017

Blade Runner 2049’s Visual Splendor Doesn’t Justify its Mediocre Existence

Blade Runner 2049 is a film built on faith – in the 2017 moviegoer. The 1982 original starring Harrison Ford – fresh off launching the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises – is a cult classic, which is a nice way of saying it underperformed upon initial release but gained cultural cachet later in life.

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