Welcome to another edition of the OFF-WORLD NEWS Digest.
In the news ...
- Director of Blade Runner 2049 admits he has ‘no idea how people will react’ to the sequel. "It was my goal to pay homage, be faithful to the atmosphere, the rhythm, the poetry of the first movie," Denis Villeneuve said. More HERE.
- Blade Runner - Lot # 65 - Live Auction 2017 - Millennium Falcon Building Light-Up Model Miniature. More HERE.
- Jared Leto's Method Acting: How the Oscar Winner Went Blind for Entire Shoot of Blade Runner Sequel. More HERE.
- Academy Award Nominee and Golden Globe winner Jóhann Jóhannsson is no longer attached to the film Blade Runner 2049. He was announced as the film's sole composer in August 2016, and in July this year, it was reported that Hans Zimmer would join him due to Jóhann's busy schedule. More HERE.
- ‘Blade Runner 2049’: Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling and the Creators Discuss the Sci-Fi Sequel and Rehash Old Arguments. In separate phone interviews, Mr. Ford, Mr. Scott, Mr. Gosling and Mr. Villeneuve discussed the legacy of the original “Blade Runner,” the reasons they’re reviving it now and the enduring argument over whether or not Deckard is a replicant. More HERE.
- How many days until Blade Runner 2049? Find out HERE!
- The Art and Soul of Blade Runner 2049
Now for some articles, art, music, podcasts, videos, and some miscellaneous!
- The Philip K Dick book I love most…
- Ryan Gosling's Coat is the Best Thing about Blade Runner
- Home Ultra HD Blade Runner: The Final Cut 4K -- REVIEW
- Harrison Ford on Star Wars, Blade Runner, and Punching Ryan Gosling in the Face (from GQ)
- The Battle for Blade Runner (from Vanity Fair)
- Blade Remoaner -- For comedian MITCH BENN, Theresa May’s attempts to extend her political life put him in mind of his favourite film, Blade Runner. Here, he goes on the trail of Downing Street’s replicant. More HERE.
- Shinichiro Watanabe will be directing a "Blade Runner Blackout 2022" short film animated by CyGames Pictures
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