Displaying items by tag: Blade Runner: The Director's Cut

Today’s Retro Release Day title here at The Bits happens to be the very first DVD title I ever purchased and it’s also one of the very first titles released on the format.

I’m talking of course of Ridley Scott’s Blade Runner: The Director’s Cut on DVD, released twenty-two years ago today on March 26, 1997.

The film stars Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, Edward James Olmos, and Daryl Hannah, with cinematography by the great Jordan Cronenweth, and music by Vangelis.

This was not the first time that Blade Runner had been released in its Director’s Cut form for home viewing; it appeared on VHS and LaserDisc in 1993. It would also not be the last version of the film to reach home video. [Read on here...]

Published in My Two Cents

Bits Latest Tweets

The Digital Bits
Heads-up @TheDigitalBits readers: @Lionsgateathome has a new podcast up today featuring our old friend and special edition producer Cliff Stephenson talking with director @RianJohnson about @KnivesOut soundcloud.com/lionsgateunloc…
The Digital Bits
Bits #BD Review – Dennis also re-evaluates the 1943 #comedy #fantasy Munchhausen by Josef von Baky—new to #Bluray from @KinoLorber. @BillHuntBits thedigitalbits.com/item/munchhaus…
The Digital Bits
Bits #BD Review – Dennis dives into the legal #thriller Dark Waters starring Mark Ruffalo, Anne Hathaway, Tim Robbins, and Bill Pullman—new to #Bluray from @FocusFeatures and @UniversalPics. @BillHuntBits thedigitalbits.com/item/dark-wate…