The Deeper Meaning of Blade Runner

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Blade Runner was considered one of the most significant and best made science fiction movies of its genre. The futuristic film was directed by Ridley Scott, produced by Michael Deeley, and stars Harrison Ford and Rutger Hauer. The movie explorers the boundaries between human and replicants existence and shows the viewer a greater insight and understanding of the consequences of our actions as a society now. The film shows the audience its message but mostly imagery of how the world is portrayed, how people act in society and what cooperation’s have become. Ridley Scott uses major imagery in the film to prove his ongoing point of what the world is on its way of being. The Introducing scene alone shows you how dark and corrupt the world had become. Throughout the film you never see any sunlight or any form of life other than human. The world is so terribly corrupt that a blimp in the beginning of the film is advertising off world colonization. The planet earth has become so over populated and torn by human selfishness that we need to advertise for people to leave that planet for hope of better off world colonies. Clearly these colonies are corrupted by war and sex slaves due to the replicants being sent there and designed for that and that they have a desire to come back to earth. Another theme Ridley Scott be trying to explore is the viewing of dolls in the film. Dolls are shown numerous times in the film and I believe he is trying to show how a replicant is only a doll in society. The Tyrell Corp designed them like dolls because that’s a perfect viewing of a human. He shows the replicants breaking the line between dolls and human when Deckard is shooting Zhora as she is running through the shopping centers windows, this scene is explaining how Zhora is breaking the barrier between her as just a manikin in a shopping center window and her dying as a human. Also when
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