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Oscars 2018: ‘Dunkirk’ and ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Boast Groundbreaking Sound Design

Oscars 2018: ‘Dunkirk’ and ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Boast Groundbreaking Sound Design To help convey the “visceral realism” of “Dunkirk,” Christopher Nolan oversaw an intense soundscape covering land, sea, and air timelines for the legendary evacuation of more than 300,000 British and ...

The Triumphant Return of the 80’s Style Synth Score!

Tom Jolliffe takes a look at the return to popularity of the 80’s style synthesizer score… Cinema and the orchestra have had a long-standing relationship. Over the years the big screen has been ...

‘Blade Runner 2049’: The Most Difficult Craft Challenges for Director Denis Villeneuve

‘Blade Runner 2049’: The Most Difficult Craft Challenges for Director Denis Villeneuve “Blade Runner 2049” offered the most complex set of craft challenges yet for director Denis Villeneuve. He had an ambitious vision for picking up where Ridley Scott left off 30 years later, exploring ...

Oscar 2017: It’s Hans Zimmer’s ‘Dunkirk’ vs. ‘Blade Runner 2049’ for Best Original Score

Oscar 2017: It’s Hans Zimmer’s ‘Dunkirk’ vs. ‘Blade Runner 2049’ for Best Original Score For Hans Zimmer, it began with Christopher Nolan’s pocket watch on “Dunkirk” and a creative flourish at the keyboard immediately following his first viewing of Denis Villeneuve’s “Blade Runner 2049.” ...

Flickering Myth Film Class: Taking time to immerse your audience

In the latest instalment of Flickering Myth’s film class, Tom Jolliffe looks at immersing the audience… In the ever changing landscape of film, it seems in the modern age of digital film-making, ...

5 reasons to see Blade Runner 2049

5 reasons to see Blade Runner 20495 reasons to see Blade Runner 2049Scott Goodyer10/11/2017 2:28:00 Pm Blade Runner 2049 is now playing and a definite must see on the big screen for many reasons. ...

Review: Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Back in 1982, not only did we believe that 2019 would have flying cars (we best get our skates on then) but we were witness to movie history. Though it struggled at the box office, Ridley Scott’s now ...

‘Blade Runner 2049’: The Power of Cinema on Full Blast

This is going to be one of the shortest reviews one is certain to encounter when reading about Denis Villeneuve’s ‘Blade Runner 2049′ and with good reason: the power of it comes from how little you ...

Blade Runner 2049 Review

Since its 1982 release, two schools of thought have emerged regarding Ridley Scott’s sci-fi neo-noir Blade Runner. Some believe the film’s striking visuals and rich subtext makes it undeniably worthy ...

‘Blade Runner 2049′ Review

Stars: Ryan Gosling, Ana de Armas, Harrison Ford, Jared Leto, Robin Wright | Written by Hampton Fancher, Michael Green | Directed by Denis Villenueve Films like this make me glad I don’t need to give ...

‘Blade Runner’ and the Fluid Canvas of Ridley Scott’s Sci-Fi Masterpiece

As Ridley Scott lives and breathes — and lord knows he will, so long as there are more Alien prequels to be made — there is always the chance that Blade Runner: The Final Cut‘s title may yet become ...

How Vangelis’s Cult Blade Runner Score Became a Classic

How Vangelis’s Cult Blade Runner Score Became a Classic Vangelis’s Blade Runner score fostered the film’s cult reputation, and helped reimagine electronic music as we know it.

Listen to Hans Zimmer and Benjamin Wallfisch’s 1.5-Hour Score for ‘Blade Runner 2049’

With a host of glowing reviews (including our own), Denis Villeneuve’s sci-fi sequel Blade Runner 2049 finally opens tonight. Ahead of the release, Warner Bros. have now unveiled the full score from ...

An IMAX Experience Worthy of ‘Blade Runner’

Something I’ve stated before in pieces such as this is the rather distinct feeing of euphoria that comes from experiencing the classics on the big screen. The best ones have the capability to ...

‘Blade Runner 2049’ Soundtrack: Denis Villeneuve Finally Reveals Why Jóhann Jóhannsson Left the Project

‘Blade Runner 2049’ Soundtrack: Denis Villeneuve Finally Reveals Why Jóhann Jóhannsson Left the Project Denis Villeneuve and Jóhann Jóhannsson have collaborated three times in the last few years, with the Icelandic composer scoring “Prisoners,” “Sicario,” and “Arrival.” That partnership was meant to ...

The Essential Harrison Ford

In the build up to the release of Blade Runner 2049 [read our review here], Tom Jolliffe looks at the essential films of the key cast, starting with Harrison Ford… A long, varied and fine career has ...

Blade Runner 2049 review

You owe it to yourself to go and see Blade Runner 2049 in a massive cinema. If you still need convincing, here's a spoiler-free review... This film should not exist. Not just because its predecessor, ...

The Moments Which Made You Love Cinema

Tom Jolliffe on those moments which made you love cinema… It’s different for everyone and maybe for some it never happens. Not everyone (shock horror!) is into film. For those film buffs, nerds, ...

Hans Zimmer jumps on board Blade Runner 2049 to add to the score

Author: Zehra Phelan The musical score genius of Hans Zimmer and his Hidden Figures collaborator Benjamin Wallfisch have come on board Denis Villeneuve’s Blade Runner 2049 to help compose the score ...

Blade Runner 2049: Hans Zimmer reportedly taking over composing duties

Ryan Lambie Jul 31, 2017 Hans Zimmer is taking over the role of composer on Denis Villeneuve's forthcoming Blade Runner 2049, a report suggests... It goes without saying that Blade Runner 2049 has ...

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