Among its many smaller enigmas, the original BR is a forest of mysterious bottles used as props and set dressing. Foremost among these are the 2019 Johnny Walker Black Label bottle and the Smirnoff de Czar bottles, but there are others. One is the elusive, tall ‘craft bottle,’ the labels of which recently turned up at auction. But this post is about another bottle, buried deep in the background: a Kirin beer bottle.
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A mock period travel poster / ad for the ancient and famous city of Carcosa:
I like the looks of this, and this scene. For those who’d like to replicate that uniform, here are some screencaps:
Above are the ‘raw,’ unretouched screen caps; below I’ve attempted to enhance them a bit. Lightened slightly and approximately color-balanced:
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Do you like Blade Runner? Of course you do! Do you like practical miniatures? Of course you do!
Magnificently beautiful to look at, and hand-crafted with meticulous care and attention to detail, and with the greatest of respect for the original, this independent homage to BR is a worthy recipient of your support.
Spread the word, and enjoy your Slice of Life!
As seen in the film / on set:
RYAN GOSLING as K in Alcon EntertainmentÕs sci fi thriller BLADE RUNNER 2049 in association with Columbia Pictures, domestic distribution by Warner Bros. Pictures and international distribution by Sony Pictures Releasing International.
We’ve also gotten some good shots on the props on display at SDCC 2017, so I’ve been able to ID some of the boxes & the bottle (below the jump):
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Royal cypher of Hildred Castaigne, by Right of Hastur King and Emperor of America. Designed by me, and inspired by Robert W. Chambers’ “The King in Yellow.”