R | | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A young blade runner's discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who's been missing for thirty years.
5 October 2017 | MrDHWong (email@example.com)
10 | A masterpiece of science fiction and possibly one of the greatest sequels ever made
Blade Runner 2049 is the sequel to the 1982 sci-fi classic Blade Runner. Directed by Denis Villeneuve (Arrival, Sicario...
The text of the baseline that K must do ("Cells interlinked within cells interlinked Within one stem. And dreadfully distinct Against the dark, a tall white fountain played") is from Nabokov's "Pale Fire".
You've never seen a miracle.
While exploring the abandoned casino, K gives a casual one-handed spin to a roulette wheel. The soundtrack adds the rattling noise of a roulette ball (or pill) landing in a pocket, even though K clearly does not pick up a ball or launch one. Only about two-thirds of the wheel is seen before K spins it, so the ball could have been sitting in the non-visible third ; and the camera quickly cuts away, so it could not be seen flung out and spinning.
The film's title is hidden in the opening text. The text ends with "Blade Runner" in red and the next shot says "California 2049", where "2049" is in red. The three red words make up the film's title.
AUD 4,528,430 (Australia) (8 October 2017)
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