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Cult Cinema

Blade Runner

Fri., January 16, 2015

Directed by Ridley Scott. US. 1982. R. 117 minutes. Warner. Digital.

When “Blade Runner” premiered in 1982, critics hailed it has a film that was ahead of its time. Many people believe that it was because of its look and scope. In fact, “Blade Runner” deals with the question is there a ghost in the machine? Rutger Hauer leads a group of renegade robots called Replicants back to Earth in search of longer life. Replicants are forbidden on Earth so it . . .