Blade Runner

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117 mins., Technicolor, 70mm, 6-Track Dolby, released June 25, 1982 by Warner Bros.

Directed by Ridley Scott
Produced by Michael Deeley
Written by Hampton Fancher and David Webb Peoples, based on the Philip K. Dick 1968 novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep
Original music by Vangelis
Cinematography by Jordan Cronenweth
Costume Design by Jean Giraud and Michael Kaplan and Charles Knode
Production Design by Lawrence G. Paull
Film Editing by Marsha Nakashima


Harrison Ford as Rick Deckard
Rutger Hauer as Roy Batty
Sean Young as Rachael
Edward James Olmos as Gaff
M. Emmet Walsh as Bryant
Daryl Hannah as Pris
William Sanderson as J.F. Sebastian
Brion James as Leon
Joe Turkel as Tyrell
Joanna Cassidy as Zhora
James Hong as Chew
Morgan Paull as Holden
Kevin Thompson as Bear
John Edward Allen as Kaiser
Hy Pyke as Taffey Lewis
Kimiro Hiroshige as Cambodian Lady
Bob Okazaki as Sushi Master


This science fiction noir film is set in the future Los Angeles of 2019. Rick Deckard is a "blade runner" for the city police that searches for illegal replicants that appear to be human.