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A Blade Runner Review

Note: There are several versions of this film and the following are my impressions of the Final Cut.

Blade Runner was quite different from what I expected; I expected a cat-and-mouse game or a mystery-action-thriller set in a grim future. What I found was more of a character piece or a surreal tone drama. This wasn’t wholly a bad thing and I was pleasantly surprised by how much world building replaced my imagined action but I was unpleasantly surprised by how little of anything else was to be found.

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