Blade Runner 2049
◗ Stars: Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling, Ana de Armas, Jared Leto, Dave Bautista, Robin Wright.
◗ Director: Denis Villeneuve
◗ Rating: MA 15+
◗ Reviewer’s last word: Beautifully filmed and well cast, this is a sequel worth the 35-year wait.
Star profile: Ryan Gosling
◗ Quirky fact: Is an accomplished jazz guitarist and a fan of Chet Baker. He started a band with his friend Zach Shields called Dead Man’s Bones.
◗ Best known for: La La Land, Drive, The Notebook.
◗ If you like this movie you’ll like these: Arrival, Sicario, Blade Runner.
◗ Quote: “I always wanted to entertain. When I was six, a scrawny, scrawny kid, I’d get in my red Speedo and do muscle moves. I actually thought I was muscular. I didn’t know everyone was laughing at me.”