Blade Runner 2049” runtime has been revealed and it’s long — the sequel will clock in at 2 hours and 32 minutes, plus 11 minutes of credits, according to media reports.
That’s 46 minutes longer than the 1982 original starring Harrison Ford, which ran for one hour and 57 minutes. This is also makes “2049” one of the longest studio films of the year.
Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new Blade Runner, LAPD Officer K (Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Ford), a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.
Opens October 6