Double Edged: The Return of Blade Runner

We’re treading on hallowed ground now. We all knew that one day Hollywood’s rummaging hand would light upon a classic like Blade Runner. They’ve already made the right first move by not rebooting everything from scratch. The second move they need to make is far more nuanced. Just a little background for readers who are coming in blind… Ridley Scott directed Blade Runner and released it in 1982, three years before he revolutionised horror with the original Alien film. Blade Runner is a seminal piece of sci-fi based on Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? – a Philip K. Dick…