Is BLADE RUNNER (1982) Required Viewing?

Blade Runner 2049 is around the corner and is so far getting rave reviews, which begs the question: is the original Blade Runner (1982) Required Viewing? Default Assault plus special guest Tokeo Jamison definitively answer the question and more! [No 2049 Spoilers.]

With it’s incredible Vangelis score, impressive special effects, and a fantastic all-star cast that includes Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, Edward James Olmos, and Daryl Hannah, Runner has a lot to offer; yet, it’s also one of the most divisive films among movie lovers.

What do you guys think of Blade Runner? Do you consider it a cinematic necessity? What other movies do you believe are required viewing? Let us know!


✅ Hilarity by Default’s review of Blade Runner (1982)

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✅ STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Review by Default

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