So that means more speedos right?
In an interview, Villeneuve said, "Most of the main ideas of Star Wars are coming from Dune so it’s going to be a challenge to [tackle] this. The ambition is to do the Star Wars movie I never saw. In a way, it’s Star Wars for adults. We’ll see."Read More
"It's a dystopian vision of today"
In a recent interview with Vanity Fair, Blade Runner 2049 director Denis Villeneuve addressed some of the criticisms of sexism in his movie.Read More
Dune author Frank Herbert's son Brian announced that the screenplay for the latest attempt to bring his dad's 1965 blockbuster novel to the big screen is finished, and—no. I'm sorry. I can't do this. I cannot pretend to care about this Dune adaptation, or, frankly, about Dune.Read More
"That's not how consent works!"
"It may not have done well at the box office but it broke the all-time record for the number of film geeks insisting it's genius."Read More
4 out of 5 stars.
At a time when we're inundated with a seemingly endless barrage of mediocre sequels and reboots, Blade Runner 2049 felt like an idea doomed to disappoint. Surely, in following up such an iconic, landmark film, it would have to sacrifice something, right? The tone? The giant scope? The philosophical underbelly? A compelling story? As it turns out, the sequel lives up to its predecessor in all these ways and also manages to stand on its own.Read More
While full reviews for Blade Runner 2049 are still under embargo, the social media embargo has been lifted, and initial reactions are breathlessly enthusiastic!Read More
Michael Tucker of Youtube channel Lessons from the Screenplay took a look at how Denis Vialleneuve's film Arrival differs from the story it was adapted from, Ted Chiang's Story of Your Life.Read More
The awesome installment of Musical Hell's "Know the Score" series after the jump shows us how chillingly relevant the musical Cabaret still is, considering our current political climate. If you've ever wondered why art is so important, wonder no more.Read More
After speculating that Denis Villeneuve may or may not direct the upcoming Dune remake, we now have official word: It's a go.Read More
Many have tried to adapt Frank Herbert's sci-fi epic, Dune, for the screen. Many have failed. But perhaps Denis Villeneuve is up to the challenge.Read More
The next installment in the Blade Runner story, director Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner 2049, is less than a year away, and we've finally gotten some first footage and a synopsis! But will we get an answer to the original film's most enduring question?Read More
Blade Runner Sequel Gets Straightforward Title & Even More Straightforward “Behind the Scenes” Photo
You already know the joke I'm going to make in here.
The sequel to Blade Runner has finally received an official title, which was revealed alongside a pretty, uh... conventional behind the scenes photo.Read More
Sicario director Denis Villeneuve said he had a "terror period" when he was asked to direct the Blade Runner follow-up to the original 1982 film, but given that he's such a fan of the first one we don't really have anything to worry about.Read More
Forget about Star Wars for a minute, we've got some other Harrison Ford related news for you!Read More
Officially Official: Harrison Ford Will Star In The Blade Runner Sequel, So I Guess He’s Not a Replicant
It also picks up a new director who isn't Ridley Scott.
Either that or he's a really well-crafted one that ages. We should probably give him the test anyway, just to be sure.Read More