Blade Runner


1982 - 117 minutes - Color - Dolby - 2.20 : 1
US release date: June 25, 1982
Ladd Company, The, Shaw Brothers
Warner Bros. Pictures, Michael Deeley Production
Ridley Scott Productions
Budget: $28,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $6,150,002 (USA) (1,295 Screens)

Plot

In a cyberpunk vision of the future, man has developed the technology to create replicants, human clones used to serve in the colonies outside Earth but with fixed lifespans. In Los Angeles, 2019, Deckard is a Blade Runner, a cop who specializes in terminating replicants. Originally in retirement, he is forced to re-enter the force when four replicants escape from an off-world colony to Earth.

Cast

Rick Deckard - Harrison Ford
Roy Batty - Rutger Hauer
Rachael - Sean Young
Gaff - Edward James Olmos
Bryant - M. Emmet Walsh
Pris - Daryl Hannah
J.F. Sebastian - William Sanderson
Leon Kowalski - Brion James
Dr. Eldon Tyrell - Joe Turkel
Zhora - Joanna Cassidy
Hannibal Chew - James Hong
Holden - Morgan Paull
Bear - Kevin Thompson
Kaiser - John Edward Allen
Taffey Lewis - Hy Pyke

 





Director

Director - Ridley Scott

Writing credits

Screenplay - Hampton Fancher
Screenplay - David Peoples
Novel - Philip K. Dick ("Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?")

Producer

Producer - Michael Deeley
Executive producer - Hampton Fancher
Executive producer - Brian Kelly
Associate producer - Ivor Powell