Blade Runner

The Secrets Behind The Eyes of ‘Blade Runner’

The eyes have it. And by “it” we mean well-placed mirrors.

Syd Mead Designed Your Future

From Ford Motors to 'Blade Runner' Spinners, Syd Mead brought function to the imagined.

Douglas Trumbull Discusses the Preservation of the Epic Theatrical Experience

We spoke with the effects legend behind '2001: A Space Odyssey' and 'Star Trek: The Motion Picture,' and his insight…

Übermensch in the ‘Blade Runner’ Franchise

'Blade Runner 2049' expands on the themes of parenthood and superhumanity introduced in the 1982 film.

How The Legacy Film Gives New Life to Franchise Cinema

Dan Golding explores a recent trend in which older blockbusters are passed on to a new generation.

Which Dystopian Society Most Represents Our 2019?

These science fiction movies reveal more truths about our current age than we anticipated.

In Defense of ’80s Synth Soundtracks

Watch a video essay that celebrates the dated sounds of '80s movies.

Behind the Sounds of ‘Blade Runner 2049’: An Interview with Sound Editor Mark Mangini

We chat with the man behind the sounds of some of our favorite movies, including ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ and…

17 Things I Learned at the Movies in 2017

A year's worth of cine-educational lessons.

On Fertile Ground: The Pregnant Women in Denis Villeneuve’s Cinema

Exploring a consistent theme in the filmography of one of today's best working filmmakers.