The original 1982 film was based on Philip K. Dick’s novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? It’s sequel, Blade Runner 2049, is directed by Denis Villeneuve from a script by Hampton Fancher and Michael Green. The film stars Harrison Ford in a return to his iconic role as Rick Deckard along with Ryan Gosling, Ana de Armas, Robin Wright, Jared Leto, Barkhad Abdi, Lennie James, Mackenzie Davis and Sylvia Hoeks. Executive produced by Ridley Scott, the film opens Oct. 6, 2017.
Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.