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Lifeforce - (1985 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0089489/

Astronauts discover a structure in space and decide bring bits back which turn out to be hot girly bits.

Nice!



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The Peripheral - (2022 show) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8291284/
https://www.primevideo.com/detail/The-Peripheral/0PE2SANXUROCEZ5W2FD7WGMM9R

A woman witnesses and participates in things she becomes a person of interest for.

Although not immediately spectacular, it seems good enough.

likely no notes will be taken

Advantageous - (2015 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3090670/

In a utopic-ish world, a woman ages out of her career and looks to transplant into a new opportunity.

Plodding and uninteresting.



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Equals - (2015 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3289728/
http://equals-the-movie.com/

In a world where humanity's survivors have had their emotion genetically engineered out, one man joins the victims who are recovering.

Featuring Kristen Stewart as herself; an emotionless plank of wood.

See also:



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Zombieland - (2009 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1156398/
https://www.sonypictures.com/movies/zombieland

Mad cow disease mutated and turned humans into zombies, ruining the world except for a handful of likely and unlikely survivors.

Fairly good. Sometimes a little funny too.



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Star Trek꞉ Lower Decks - (2020 show) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9184820/
https://www.paramountplus.com/shows/star-trek-lower-decks/
https://www.startrek.com/shows/star-trek-lower-decks

Plucky tertiary crewmates do stuff and things I guess.

Le yawn.



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Logan's Run - (1976 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0074812/

An enforcer for the survivors of a ruined world learns that he lives in a utopia that stagnates population.

Although it got slow later on, it's quite nice even with its age.



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The Machine (2013) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2317225/
was themachinemovie.com

A man works to develop an artificial intelligence for a secret military robot soldier project.

With a dark, calm tone, this movie brushes up against all the right topics. It encourages strong empathy for artificial intelligence in a way rarely seen elsewhere, and I find it deeply moving. Very highly recommended.



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District 13꞉ Ultimatum image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1247640/

Bad Guys want to blow up a shithole to make money in rebuilding.

It's okay I guess, but the writing is off and it's frequently a tired revisitation of the earlier movie.

  • Trailer
  • Properly titled District 13꞉ Ultimatum
  • Original title: Banlieue 13: Ultimatum



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