'Blade Runner 2049,' premiering 35 years after the original, is a big bet for its backers

In 2010, producer Bud Yorkin and his wife, Cynthia, approached Century City-based Alcon Entertainment with an audacious proposal: to make a sequel to the landmark science fiction film “Blade Runner.”

There were abundant reasons to avoid the project. Ridley Scott’s 1982 original, about a futuristic…

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