Netflix originals

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Cyberpunk꞉ Edgerunners - (2022 show) image

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt12590266/
https://www.netflix.com/title/81054853
https://www.cyberpunk.net/en/edgerunners

In a future where cybernetics are commonplace, a kid gets involved in the underworld to get by.

Gritty and violent; lots of fun.



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Heart of Stone - (2023 movie) image

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt13603966/
https://www.netflix.com/title/81416533

Following agents of a supercomputer.

It's incredibly dark, and I don't mean it's all moody and shit; it's so damned dim it's hard to make most things out.



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Rebel Moon - Part One꞉ A Child of Fire - (2023 movie) poster

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt14998742/
https://www.netflix.com/title/81464239

A slow and uninteresting ripoff of Seven Samurai - (1954 movie).

It's slow and uninteresting, and a ripoff of Seven Samurai - (1954 movie).

See also:



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The OA - (2016 show) image

Entertainment > Television >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4635282/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80044950

A woman returns from the better part of a decade of disappearance with her vision and an unbelievable story.

Kinda interesting, although it's really out there. I wouldn't recommend it.



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Love, Death & Robots - (2019 show) image

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9561862/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80174608

Various short stories, apparently all of which have preachy woke commentaries.

Fucking hell, pass.



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AKA - (2023 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt27197387/

A special forces undercover guy is sent as himself to rapid-infiltrate a group of bad guys to stop a terrorist plot, but he's s nice guy deep down (or something).

Very watchable, and very French. If you know and like your French military/police type movies, you'll like this.



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Babylon Berlin - (2017 show) poster

Entertainment > Television >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4378376/
https://www.babylon-berlin.com/en/

Intrigue about pre-WWII Germany.

Slow, tense, and boring.



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Black Mirror꞉ Bandersnatch image

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9495224/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80988062
tuckersoft.net/ealing20541 (fictional company website)

A games designer stops taking his meds.

A special kind of bad.



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Spiderhead - (2022 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9783600/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80210767

Convicted criminals are voluntarily remanded to a human drug testing program.

Neato.



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iBoy - (2017 movie) image

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3171832/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80099016

A boy with a cellphone shot into his head develops cyber-synesthesia and superpowers.

It has a story and acting. While it's perfectly watchable, it doesn't set the scope of the superhero's powers and ends up being a bunch of deus ex machina.