Myself and quite a few people I know have been eagerly waiting on this news for months now, today we have the release date, cover art, and special features for Blade Runner 2049.
Even though the film flopped at the box office, everyone that I've spoken with has had nothing but great things to say about it. Maybe Blade Runner 2049 is destined to be a cult classic, just like the original.
Directed by Denis Villeneuve and scripted by Hampton Fancher [writer of the original] and Michael Green. Starring Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Dave Bautista, and Jared Leto.
Blade Runner 2049 releases on Digital December 26th and 4K Ultra HD, 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray, and DVD on January 16th. Read on for more details and check out the cover art. Let us know if you'll be picking this one up on release day!
Hoo-ray! I have been waiting for this day for the past two months (or, you know, 36 years) as this is the day that we have the release date, cover art, and special features for director Denis Villeneuve’s Blade Runner 2049.
As we told you guys a few weeks back, the film was considered a disappointment at the box office (considering its budget) so hopefully once the film hits Blu-ray it will become a cult hit – just like the original.
You can check out all of the details below. Do you plan on buying Blade Runner 2049 on Blu-ray? Let us know below!
Blade Runner 2049 was directed by Denis Villeneuve from a script by Hampton Fancher (who wrote the original) and Michael Green. The script was based off a story by Hampton Fancher, which in was turn based on the original film’s source material, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Phillip K. Dick.
The film stars Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Dave Bautista, Jared Leto, Robin Wright, Mackenzie Davis, Edward James Olmos, David Dastmalchian, Lennie James, Barkhad Abdi, Sylvia Hoeks, Hiam Abbass, Carla Juri, David Benson, Ellie Wright, and Kingston Taylor.
Blade Runner 2049 hits Digital on December 26th and 4K Ultra HD, 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray, and DVD on January 16th.
Designing the World of Blade Runner 2049 featurette
To Be Human: Casting Blade Runner 2049 featurette
Blade Runner 101:
The Replicant Evolution
The Rise of Wallace Corp
Welcome to 2049
Within the Skies: Spinners, Pilotfish and Barracudas
2022: Black Out prologue
2036: Nexus Dawn prologue
2048: Nowhere to Run prologue