EDI­TOR’S LET­TER

THE SMARTER MOVIE MAG­A­ZINE

Total Film - - Contents - Jane Crowther, Edi­tor-in-Chief

Plus the team’s be­hindthe-scenes japes.

Are you ready for your Voight-Kampff test? This is­sue I chased the film­mak­ers and stars of the se­quel we thought would never hap­pen, Blade Runner 2049, to try to find out any­thing, ANY­THING, about this hugely an­tic­i­pated block­buster. See if I man­aged it on page 58. When I wasn’t chas­ing Ryan Gosling around Barcelona, I was on-set of sniff-fest Good­bye Christopher Robin – in the bear en­clo­sure at Lon­don Zoo (no bears present), while the team were round­ing up the A-list cast of Kings­man 2, talk­ing to Cap­tain Mar­vel her­self about her lat­est, The Glass Cas­tle, get­ting the willies with It, and check­ing out ev­ery tent­pole that mat­ters in our comic-book movie pre­view (and eat­ing ra­dioac­tive na­chos in Hall H).

Now I’ve writ­ten about Blade Runner, I’m go­ing to make like Deckard and dis­ap­pear for a while (on sab­bat­i­cal, not on the run – and not for 30 years). I’ll be leav­ing To­tal Film in the hands of our lovely fea­tures edi­tor while I’m gone (trav­el­ling in Ja­pan since you ask). He’ll treat you well ’til my re­turn…

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