As we inch closer to Blade Runner 2049's October release date, we have a new trailer to dig into for clues. As you can see below, there's a bit more too chew on, particularly with regards to LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling) and Rick Deckard's (Harrison Ford) big meeting, which was initially previewed in the first trailer. This movie marks the third time in which Ford has returned to a character after several years, the other two being Star Wars and Indiana Jones. "We were being hunted!", says Deckard to Gosling's character.
The trailer was revealed during Good Morning America, and shows some new details about the upcoming cyberpunk thriller. If I wasn't excited before to see Denis Villeneuve take on the classic sci-fi property, I am over the moon for it now. So I made peace with that. According to one of the cast members, though, Blade Runner 2049 will be even better than Scott's original touchstone work. Additionally, Ford said earlier this year that the sequel "acknowledges and deals with some of the ethical considerations that technology presents us with". If Blade Runner 2049 turns out to be a success, both critically and commercially, then there's at least a chance for another installment down the line.
Washington Nationals get two pitchers in trade with Oakland Athletics
That means the Nationals are picking up the entire contracts of both Madson and Doolittle, which lessened the return for the A's. Please ignore the parts where I doubted the Lerners would pay Madson's salary and I called Doolittle "a less than logical fit".
Blade Runner 2049 still looks like a weird, wild ride into a neon-infused vision of Earth's future.