Blade Runner 2049: early reactions hail the film as a 'masterpiece'.
Film on Sep 27, 2017
Good news everyone! The first reactions for Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner 2049, the long-awaited sequel to Ridley Scott's 1982 sci-fi classic, have arrived and they are better than we could have possibly hoped for:
"Blade Runner 2049 really is next-level staggering. I'm still processing how good it is." Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian
#BladeRunner2049 and it's my pleasure to say I loved #BladeRunner2049. Long and slow - in a very good way. A lot to think about." Ali Plumb, BBC Radio 1
"Denis Villeneuve is a genius, it's my film of the year, and I want to see it again right now. And I need a lie down.
#bladeruner2049" Ryan Lambie, Den of Geek
"Full review of Blade Runner 2049 next week, by which time I shall have re-seen things you people wouldn't believe, again ..." Mark Kermode
#BladeRunner2049 is a rare sequel that actually improves on the original. Great Performances & Visually Breathtaking. Villeneuve nails it." Scott Mensel, We Live Network
"In terms of science fiction filmmaking and world-building,
#BladeRunner2049 might be a masterpiece. I think I loved it. Want to see it again." Drew Dietsch, Getfandom
#BladeRunner2049 was absolutely incredible, it had breathtaking visuals, an incredible story with brilliant characters." Cinematic Banter
"Denis Villeneuve is unquestionably one of the elite working directors & there's no excuse if Deakins doesn't win the Oscar
#BladeRunner2049" Eric Eisenberg, Cinemablend
"Everyone bow down to Denis Villeneuve. He’s done the impossible and delivered a huge home run with 'Blade Runner 2049'. Loved it." Steven Weintraub, Collider.com
"BLADE RUNNER 2049 is sci-fi masterpiece; the kind of deep-cut genre film we don't see anymore. Visually mind blowing, absolutely fantastic." Eric Davis, Fandango
Blade Runner 2049 opens at Tyneside Cinema on Thursday 5 October and you can book tickets now.