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Face ∕ Off - (1997 movie) image

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0119094/

A cop dons the appearance of a criminal mastermind in order to foil his terrorist plot.

An excellent, though generally-forgettable, bubblegum movie.

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Attraction 2 - Invasion - (2020 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8060328/
http://studio.art-pictures.ru/en/proekty/attraction-2.html

The artificial intelligence of an alien craft decides that humanity's reaction to a previous encounter is a threat to be suppressed.

It's a CGI-heavy drama that kinda gets going half way through. It's ultimately boring as hell.



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The Zero Theorem - (2013 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2333804/
https://www.thezerotheorem-movie.com/

A crazy man is reassigned to work on a theory that has driven others mad.

Visual and kinda interesting, but it tries to hard to be bubblegum and has no resolution to meet its vague intellectual attempt. Not recommended; unsatisfying.



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Mortal Engines - (2018 movie) image

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1571234/
https://www.uphe.com/movies/mortal-engines [ 1 ] was http://www.mortalengines.com/

A ruined world is plagued by mobile cities that consume other mobile cities, and things and stuff.

Terribad; it keeps introducing new nonsense out of thin air.



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Entertainment > Games >

(on Wikipedia)
https://starcraft2.com/en-us/ [ 1 ] was http://battle.net/sc2/en/
https://starcraft2.com/en-gb/ [ 2 ] was https://www.blizzard.com/en-us/games/sc2/

A 4x game.

Recommended, but I don't like it; I'm just not into this any more.

  • properly titled StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty

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The Man from Earth - Holocene - (2017 movie) - John

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5770864/
ManFromEarth.com

A mild mannered professor is thought to be older than he appears.

It's a little off in places, but has a nice consistent tone. Recommended only if you loved it's earlier movie, The Man from Earth - (2007 movie).

  • properly titled The Man from Earth: Holocene



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