The Bradbury Building was built in 1883. It was commissioned by millionaire Lewis L. Bradbury. It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1977. It is the oldest building with a landmark in Los Angeles.
In the smog-choked dystopian Los Angeles of 2019, blade runner Rick Deckard is called out of retirement to terminate a quartet of replicants who have escaped to Earth seeking their creator for a way to extend their short life spans.