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Harrison Ford plays Rick Dekkard, a Blade Runner, in LA in the year 2019.
Score MusicComposer(s): Vangelis
Because of strange contractual reasons the official soundtrack for Blade Runner, by talented electronic composer Vangelis, was not released until 1992, ten years after the movie premiered. In the meantime a vastly inferior orchestral version was all that was available.. Happily you can now buy the full, original version.
The following instrumental Score pieces were featured in Blade Runner:
Some vocals on the score are performed by Demis Roussos who was an Aphrodit's Childs along with Vangelis. Their biggest succes was the popsong "Rain and tears"...Funny coincidence if you link this with the title "tears in the rain" from the blade runner soundtrack