Blade Runner
(Blu-ray) 

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Format
Blu-ray
Edition
Widescreen ; 5-disc complete collector's edition ; [Blu-ray version].
Physical Desc
5 videodiscs (117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
1419862405, 9781419862403
UPC
085391185741

Notes

General Note
Blu-ray Disc.
General Note
Title from container.
General Note
Based on the novel "Do androids dream of electric sheep?" by Philip K. Dick.
General Note
Originally released as a motion pictures in 1982 and 1992.
General Note
Special features: Disc 1: Introduction and commentary by director Ridley Scott; commentary by executive producer/screenwriter Hampton Fancher, screenwriter David Peoples, producer Michael Deeley and production executive Katherine Haber; commentary by visual futurist Syd Meed, production designer, Lawrence G. Paull, art director David Snyder and special photographic effects supervisors Douglas Trumbull, Richard Yuricich and David Dryer.
General Note
Special features: Disc 2: (In standard definition) Ultimate documentary on the making of the films, culled from over 80 all-new interviews with cast, crew and colleagues and hours of never-before-released outtakes and on-set footage.
General Note
Special features: Disc 3: All seamlessly branched and separately available on one disc with introductions to each film by Ridley Scott.
General Note
Special features: Disc 4: 1982 promotional featurettes: "On the set; " "Convention reel" and "Behind-the-scenes outtakes; " 6 theatrical trailers; promoting dystopia: rendering the poster art; deck-a-rep: the true nature of Rick Deckard; nexus generation: fans and filmmakers; "The electric dreamer: remembering Philip K. Dick; " "Sacrificial sheep: the novel vs. the film; " Philip K. Dick: the Blade Runner interviews; " "Signs of the times: graphic design; " "Fashion forward: wardrobe & styling; " "Screen tests: Rachael and Pris; " "The light that burns: remembering Jordan Cronenweth; " deleted & alternate scenes.
General Note
Special features: Disc 5: First-ever home video release of the rarely seen pre-release workprint, featuring alternate footage, music and voice-over; introduction by Ridley Scott; commentary by Paul M. Sammon, author of "Future noir: the making of Blade Runner; " (in standard definition - featurette tracking the fascinating history behind the film's multiple versions and an in-depth look at creating The final cut).
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Jordan Cronenweth ; original music composer, Vangelis ; visual effects, Douglas Trumbull.
Participants/Performers
Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, Edward James Olmos.
Description
Los Angeles, 2019: Rick Deckard of the LAPD's Blade Runner unit prowls the steel & microchip jungle of the 21st century. His job is to track down and eliminate assumed humanoids known as 'replicants.' Replicants were declared illegal after a bloody mutiny on an Off-World Colony, and are to be terminated upon detection. He wants to get out of the force, but is drawn back in when 6 "skin jobs, " the slang for replicants, hijack a ship back to Earth. The city that Deckard must search for his prey is a huge, sprawling, bleak vision of the future.
System Details
DVD, widescreen (2.20:1) presentation; Dolby TrueHD 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., 1080p High Definition ; (special features: Dolby Digital stereo., 480i or 480p Standard Definition).
System Details
This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
These Blu-ray discs are copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Language
Final cut: English (TrueHD 5.1, Dolby 5.1) or dubbed French (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, Chinese, English, French, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles (Japanese subtitles on select bonus material); English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Language
3 archival versions: English (Dolby 5.1, Dobly 2.0) or dubbed French (Dolby 2.0) dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Language
Workprint: English (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Local note
BLU-RAY

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Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Deeley, M., Fancher, H., Peoples, D. W., Perenchio, J., Yorkin, B., Scott, R., Ford, H., Hauer, R., Young, S., Olmos, E. J., & Dick, P. K. (2007). Blade Runner (Widescreen ; 5-disc complete collector's edition ; [Blu-ray version].). Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Michael. Deeley et al.. 2007. Blade Runner. Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Michael. Deeley et al.. Blade Runner Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2007.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Deeley, Michael., et al. Blade Runner Widescreen ; 5-disc complete collector's edition ; [Blu-ray version]., Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2007.

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