Rick Deckard

When Pop Culture Sells Dangerous Myths About Romance

Entertainment glorifying or excusing predatory male behavior is everywhere—from songs about “blurred lines” to TV shows where rapists marry their victims.<p>Edward Cullen. Chuck Bass. Lloyd Dobler. Spike from <i>Buffy the Vampire Slayer</i>. That guy from <i>Love Actually</i> with the sign. The lead singers of emo …

Feminism

Blu-ray Review - Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

<b>Blade Runner 2049</b>, 2017.<p>Directed by Denis Villeneuve.<br>Starring Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Sylvia Hoeks, Robin Wright, Dave Bautista, …

Science Fiction

Blade Runner 2049 brought humanity to today’s most artificial movie gimmick

<i>This year’s Oscar nominations will be announced on January 23. Will the Academy uphold conventional wisdom or think outside of the box? With Oscar</i> …

Psychology

15 Worst Continuity Mistakes In Movie History

For a film to succeed with audiences, it must achieve one thing above all else. The viewer must believe what they’re watching to the point that they …

Movies

The Best Fashion Movies You Can Watch Right Now

Surefire Oscar nominees, designer documentaries, and a movie about a personal shopper who can also communicate with ghosts.<p>This week, producer Ryan Murphy debuts his new show <i>The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story</i>. The series takes a close look at the murder of Gianni Versace …

Gianni Versace

Emporio Armani: Menswear AW18

Every time I look at an Emporio Armani show, my first thought is always American Gigolo, and Richard Gere. American Gigolo because I now, 10 years …

Menswear

The Utah Noodle Parlor That’s Seemingly All Over ‘Blade Runner’

Its neon dragon sign is beloved by science fiction fans and a small city.<p><i>Blade Runner,</i> Ridley Scott’s neo-noir dystopian 1982 flick, opens with a …

Culture

Why ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Was Denis Villeneuve’s “Most Challenging Artistic Journey” Of His Life

Canadian director Denis Villeneuve makes character-driven, darkly arresting, eclectic material that both perplexes and amazes simultaneously. And for …

Movies

Oscars Best Director interviews: 19 exclusive chats with Guillermo del Toro, Greta Gerwig, Luca Gudagnino, Martin McDonagh, Dee Rees, Denis Villeneuve, and more [WATCH]

Who will be the five Best Director nominees at this year’s Oscars? Over the past three months, Gold Derby has hosted webchats and other interviews …

Entertainment

Creating the sound of the post-apocalyptic future in 'Blade Runner 2049'

<i>Still from the film "Blade Runner 2049."</i>Michelle Lanz | The Frame®What does a fictional, post-apocalyptic future sound like?That was the challenge …

Science Fiction

Joe Walker, ACE, on Editing Blade Runner 2049

Doing Justice to Replicants, Roger Deakins, and the Meaning of Life in an Existentially Fraught Sci-Fi Sequel<p>How do you follow up a 35-year-old …

Videography

Adam Savage Recreated BLADE RUNNER 2049’s Binoculars

Former <i>Mythbusters</i> host Adam Savage has never hidden his love for sci-fi, and he’s even taken a few deep dives into cosplay just for fun and to stay …

Entertainment

Adam Savage Makes a 3D-Printed Replica of Deckard’s Binoculars From Blade Runner 2049

For his latest project in Tested‘s <i>One Day Builds</i> series, creator and prop master Adam Savage made a 3D-printed prop replica of Rick Deckard‘s …

Culture

Ten times pop culture romanticised sexual harassment - BBC Three

Radhika Sanghani10 January 2018<p>Most of us will have witnessed sexual harassment in a movie, a song or a TV show, but because of the way it’s framed, we probably won’t even have recognised the crime in front of us. In fact, we’ll probably have thought ‘aww, how romantic’.<p>From rom-coms that centre on …

Bridget Jones

8 things we learned about Deckard by exploring his Blade Runner apartment

The cyberpunk apartment of Blade Runner’s robot-killer Rick Deckard has been recreated as a walking sim, Blade Runner 9732. We told you about it …

PC Gaming

Ridley Scott Has An Idea For Another Blade Runner Sequel

It may have taken Hollywood 25 years to bring <i>Blade Runner 2049</i> to our screens, but Ridley Scott confirms that he already has plans for a third movie …

Science Fiction

Blade Runner 9732 lets you explore Deckard's apartment in glorious VR | Trusted Reviews

<b>Blade Runner fans who may have been wondering what it would be like to go for a wander around replicant hunter Rick Deckard’s apartment can now do so</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

Extremes of Light and Temperature: Notes From the Set of 'Blade Runner 2049'

<i>How do you follow up on a masterpiece? That was the challenge screenwriter Michael Green faced after he took on the daunting task of scripting the</i> …

Jared Leto

Denis Villeneuve (‘Blade Runner 2049’): ‘At peace’ with movie after Ridley Scott, Harrison Ford loved it [Complete Interview Transcript]

After years of successful films “Incendies,” “Prisoners,” “Enemy,” and “Sicario,” director <b>Denis Villeneuve</b> received his first ever Oscar nomination …

Entertainment

Here’s how ‘Blade Runner 2049’ pulled off its most striking cameo

The visual effects company behind one of <i>Blade Runner 2049</i>’s most shocking moments is revealing just how it resurrected an actor from the original …

Science Fiction

'Blade Runner 9732' recreates Deckard's apartment in VR

Fans of <i>Blade Runner</i> can now have an interactive snoop through spacecop Rick Deckard's LA apartment thanks to a lovingly-built, fan-made virtual tour. The game, <i>Blade Runner 9732</i> (the number of Deckard's apartment, obviously) has been created by super fan Quentin Lengele, who's faithfully recreated …

Blade Runner

Blade Runner 9732, a virtual tour of Deckard's apartment, is now playable

One year (minus two days) ago, we had a look at a teaser for Blade Runner 9732, a "virtual tour" of Rick Deckard's famously dim near-future Los …

PC Gaming

Exclaim!'s Top 11 Films of 2017 Best of 2017

There were plenty of major disasters onscreen in 2017, but enough about <i>Justice League</i>. Instead, here is our list of the year's best films, from …

Movies

Denis Villeneuve rules out an extended cut of Blade Runner 2049

This year’s acclaimed sci-fi sequel <b>Blade Runner 2049</b> clocked in at a meaty 2 hours of 44 minutes – a lengthy running time which has been suggested as …

Science Fiction

Best movies of 2017

Here we find ourselves again, at the end of another revolution around the sun. 2017 wasn’t everyone’s favorite year, but most everyone can agree that …

Entertainment

Brad's favourite things of 2017

In many respects, 2017 was definitely not the best year for the world, to say the least. Fittingly, though, outside of all the scandals, the world …

Tommy Wiseau

Ridley Scott says Blade Runner 2049 was "f*cking way too long"

<b>Blade Runner 2049</b> may have been one of the year’s most acclaimed movies, but it also proved to be one of the biggest box office disappointments, …

Science Fiction

You’ll Never See Villeneuve’s Four-Hour ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Cut

With <i>Blade Runner 2049</i>, Denis Villeneuve had the particular challenge of creating a sequel to one of the most influential sci-fi movies of all time. …

Movies

Will the Oscars nominate ‘Blade Runner 2049’ to make up for snubbing the underappreciated 1982 classic?

“Blade Runner 2049” is a long-awaited sequel to the original movie which premiered in 1982. The original was not a box office success, and it was …

Movies

2017’s Best Movies And Craft Beer Pairings

2017 was a great year for craft beer and a decent year for movies and as usual we overindulged in both. So here are (in no particular order) some of …

Beer