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Why is it even titled that?
Why is it even titled that?

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(on Wikipedia)
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0120804/

A team investigates the killing of genetics researchers by their secret laboratory's artificial intelligence, learning it had a good reason to do so.

Quite good, even after its era. It does not show much age except for one monster. This movie headed the resurrection of the zombie movie sub-genre.

TODO - To watch with commentary and all the bonus material.



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Assassin's Creed - (2016 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2094766/
http://www.assassinscreedmovie.com/

A murderer is saved from death only to be used in an experiment to explore his ancestry.

It's an awkward combination of slowness with action. I suspect it could have been quite good, as it has the elements for it.. but the writing is shit in enough significant places that it can't recover. It has an abysmal resolution, making the whole experience regrettable.



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Metroid - The Sky Calls (2015) image

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https://youtu.be/x3kfyZJhC3U

Receiving a signal from her now-dead foster-parent race, Samus Aran investigates.

There is no plot. It's confusing and ugly. Do not watch this.

  • Properly titled Metroid: The Sky Calls
  • See also Metroid the video game, on Wikipedia.
  • A Sam R. Balcomb film.



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