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Elysium
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Jodie Foster Jodie Foster
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Diego Luna Diego Luna
Julio
Wagner Moura Wagner Moura
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William Fichtner William Fichtner
John Carlyle


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Neill Blomkamp Neill Blomkamp
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A strong sophomore effort for Blomkamp

4 years, 9 months ago at Aug 21 3:52
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"You'll be hunted to the edge of the earth for this..."

Four years ago, writer-director Neill Blomkamp's District 9 made a surprisingly enormous splash, generating impressive box office numbers from its tiny budget and earning critical praise, leading to a Best Picture nomination at the Oscars. Overnight, it turned Blomkamp into a talent to watch, heightening expectations for his in... read more

Bold, Engrossing Sci-Fi

4 years, 8 months ago at Sep 10 7:20
2 votes
Elysium is the sophomore effort of director Neill Blomkamp. Much like District 9, it has fantastic visuals, political / social commentary and it experiments with the concept of trans-humanism. It's a better film, in my opinion, and an increasingly rare example of good science fiction on the silver screen.

The movie had some nice thematic touches throughout, demonstrating that Blomka... read more

An average movie

4 years, 9 months ago at Aug 16 20:50
2 votes
Oh dear... I really wanted to like this flick... And, indeed, most of it was pretty good but, still, so far, it remains the most disappointing movie I have seen in 2013. I mean, I really liked how it started. Indeed, Blomkamp kept the same visceral visual style he used for 'District 9' and it simply looked pretty terrific. Then, I also enjoyed how they mixed all these languages and different accen... read more
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In the year 2154, two classes of people exist: the very wealthy, who live on a pristine man-made space station called Elysium, and the rest, who live on an overpopulated, ruined Earth. Secretary Delacourt, a government official, will stop at nothing to enforce anti-immigration laws and preserve the luxurious lifestyle of the citizens of Elysium. That doesn't stop the people of Earth from trying to get in by any means they can. When unlucky Max is backed into a corner, he agrees to take on a daunting mission that, if successful, will not only save his life but could bring equality to these polarized worlds.
Release date: 9 August 2013
Tags: Action (20), Sci-fi (15), 2013 (14), Cyborg (9), Cyborgs (6), Drama (6), Robots (6), Dystopia (4), 2010s (4), Future (3), Science Fiction (3), Friendship (2), Heist (2), Politics (2), Torture (2), Thriller (2), Terminal Illness (2), Radiation (2), Kidnapping (2), Murder (2)
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