ruined world

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The Zero Theorem - (2013 movie) poster

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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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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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The Stand - (1994 show) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0108941/

A highly-virulent weaponized virus breaks containment and wreaks havoc.

It starts strong then goes downhill into some odd religious stuff. Generally terrible later on. Worth watching if you're into this genre.



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Spectral - (2016 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2106651/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80098200

An optics specialist is sent to investigate the unusual readings the military is getting from his equipment.

A solid movie all around. Great action and a good world, but with enough fuzzy science and The A-Team-style jury-rigging to rivet it solidly to TV-movie quality.



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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4433646/

Criminals are sent to Mars to fight super-cockroaches.

Oh my god this is so Japanese and so bad. I couldn't finish it..

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Metropolis - (2001 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0293416/

A city sculpted by technology has a poverty-stricken underbelly and grand political schemes.



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Alita - Battle Angel - (2019 movie) poster.jap

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0437086/
https://family.20thcenturystudios.com/movies/alita-battle-angel [ 1 ] was https://family.foxmovies.com/movies/alita-battle-angel

A head is found in the garbage and is stitched back onto a body like science fiction necromancy.

A twelve-year-old-girl-friendly science fiction movie. It had such potential, but it absolutely ruined it by having no resolution.



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Starring Morgan Freeman and this other guy.
Starring Morgan Freeman and this other guy.

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1483013/

The Earth is ruined when aliens invade, and a maintenance skeleton crew monitors killer drones to protect resource-gathering efforts for survivors.

A fantastic movie from every angle. A very strong mood throughout. Highly recommended.



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