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James vs. His Future Self - (2019 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6739796/

A supernerd's future self visits him to proclaim a warning of his wasting his life.

Plodding and boring. There are some laughs, but I don't see why this would be considered a comedy.



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Quest - (1984 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0086162/

A group of people grow old and die in eight days (somehow), and have been sending people on a quest to open a distant doorway which will (somehow) return a normal timeline to them.

This is a science fiction 1980s movie in the same sense as Dune - (1984 movie) is; it's confusing when it's not abstract and thoroughly old-looking.

  • Note that it itself says it's 1983 even though IMDB says it's 1984.



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The Midnight Sky - (2020 movie) image

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10539608/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80244645

An alternate Earth is discovered somehow, and for unknown reasons the mission to explore it comes back to a ruined Earth.

The writing is just terrible; I don't know what the fuck they were thinking with the plot or the world-building.



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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1634106/
https://www.sonypictures.com/movies/bloodshot

A person is programmed to perniciously perish it's programmer's programming partners.

Meh.



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Volition - (2019 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6385952/
http://volitionthemovie.com/

A man afflicted with precognition thinks that injecting gallium will help him save the people he loves likes.

Movies like this lean very heavily on acting and subtleties of storytelling which this movie simply lacks in enough intensity to make it stand out from a student's short film. This is a hard pass even for people who like these basic ideas.



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