Send a philosopher

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Morgan - (2016 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4520364/
https://www.20thcenturystudios.com/movies/morgan

An artificial person is created, but they forgot to send a philosopher.



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Robocop - (2014 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1234721/
https://www.20thcenturystudios.com/movies/robocop

A police officer almost dies in the course of duty, but is converted into a cyborg.

When it came out I was given the impression that it would be bad, especially compared to the original, but it was fair. Not good, but fair.



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Singularity - (2017 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7312940/
production company page

Artificial intelligence is created, but they forgot to send a philosopher, so things go to shit somehow there are survivors.

It borrows from various other things, but doesn't execute anything very well. It just comes off as being badly written. I should have guessed based on the production company's amateur-night page.



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Ghost in the Shell - (2017 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1219827/
https://ghostintheshell.tumblr.com/

A special agent combat-cyborg pursues a cyber criminal who comes to have a special interest in her.

Although I like it, I suspect it's because I like the original so much and I can't be unbiased. I also think Scarlett is hot.

I became even more interested in seeing this movie in light of the incorrectly-supposed-whitewashing of the lead character. Antisocial injustice is actually pretty good at recommending things.



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