Blade Runner

Blade Runner 2049 Is Our Present Viewed From The Future

Stephen Mayne | Posted 16.10.2017 | UK Entertainment
Stephen Mayne

Films like these imagine a future based on the present around us now. Explicit attempts to flag the way society might go if we don't stop behaving in certain ways mingle with subconscious prejudice. By looking forward, what we really do is stare into our own souls.

The Dystopian Future Predicted By Blade Runner Is Already Here

Youssef El-Gingihy | Posted 12.10.2017 | UK Entertainment
Youssef El-Gingihy

A system dominated by sinister multinational corporations. Los Angeles as a grim setting of urban alienation, inescapable advertising, marketing and c...

Stale Popcorn

Jon Spira | Posted 21.09.2017 | UK Entertainment
Jon Spira

If I had told 16 year-old-me that Ridley Scott would return to direct a new Alien film, he would hyperventilate with joy. Then if I told him that he would not only not be queuing up at his local cinema to see it on day of release, but wouldn't even be likely to ever watch it unless there was no better choice on a long-haul flight, he would have some kind of breakdown.

Blade Runner's Future Becomes History

Roger Crow | Posted 07.01.2017 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

He will go on to see things we wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. He'll watch C beams glitter in the dark near the Tannhauser Gate. And he will go on to give Blade Runner's Rick Deckard the biggest challenge of his life. Friday, January 8, 2016 marks Roy Batty's incept date, or actual birth day as any fan of Ridley Scott's 1982 sci-fi classic will tell you.

Oscar Trial: A Comedy of Errors

Cassandra Ward | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK
Cassandra Ward

Cringing in the courtroom was near-audible as an 'expert witness' for the defence was torn apart by the prosecution at the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius today.

Reeva's Love for Oscar Is Read Out at His Murder Trial

Cassandra Ward | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK
Cassandra Ward

"Roses are red, violets are blue, I think today is a good day to tell you that I love you." Oscar Pistorius' voice trembled as he read out Reeva Steenkamp's Valentine's message to him at his murder trial today, following a gruelling five days of cross-examination by state prosecutor, Gerrie Nel.

Pistorius Sobs Heavily: "Before I Knew It, I'd Fired Four Shots"

Cassandra Ward | Posted 08.06.2014 | UK
Cassandra Ward

Oscar Pistorius gave a heart-wrenching testimony at his murder trial in Pretoria today. The sports star was in clear emotional distress as he howled uncontrollably in the dock recalling Reeva's lifeless body just moments after he shot her.

8-Bit 'Blade Runner' Video Game Would Be Amazing, If It Existed

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Tech

Yes, we know: this '8-bit' recreation of 'Blade Runner' is actually closer to 16-bit graphics. But it's still amazingly awesome. Ace work, Cine Fix. N...

D-Day For Pistorius?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 22.02.2013 | UK

Blade Runner Oscar Pistorius will continue his fight for bail in the fourth day of a dramatic court hearing. The Paralympian's defence team summed ...

Oscar Pistorius Cop Dropped From Case And Charged With Attempted Murder

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.03.2013 | UK

The police officer leading the Oscar Pistorius investigation has been dropped from the case because he has been charged with seven counts of attempted...

Caroline Frost

Will Prometheus Be Ridley Scott's Crowning Glory? | Caroline Frost | Posted 30.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

The anticipation that has been building ever since Ridley Scott announced that he was planning some sort of ‘prequel’ to his much-loved space-thri...

Two Bits Of News About Blade Runner Sequel

The Huffington Post UK/WENN | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Director Sir Ridley Scott is teaming up again with the first films' writer Hampton Fancher for a sequel to his sci-fi classic Blade Runner. The duo...

Our Top Ten Rain Scenes - Which Is Your Favourite?

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

To thank April for its annual showers and celebrate this, the wettest day of the year that will bring us a whole month’s worth of rain, we thought i...

Interview: Rutger Hauer

Nicholas Tufnell | Posted 09.05.2012 | Home
Nicholas Tufnell

"I was convinced that acting was for fools. I was on the stage when I was eight with my father, he was playing one of those Greek blind guys that sees things and warns people, whilst I was in a blue skirt. I think there were 5000 people in the theatre, it was ridiculous."

Picking Up The Blade Again?

PA | Posted 06.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Harrison Ford could be set to reprise his Blade Runner role. The actor played the lead character of Rick Deckard in the 1982 sci-fi film and now Tw...

Sir Ridley Scott To Make New Blade Runner | Posted 19.10.2011 | UK Entertainment

British director Sir Ridley Scott is to make a new instalment of his 1982 cult sci-fi Blade Runner, producers have announced....