Tag: immortality

SciFi Tech Talk #000117 – The Machine

The Machine (2013)
The Machine poster Rating: 6.1/10 (20714 votes)
Director: Caradog W. James
Writer: Caradog W. James
Stars: Toby Stephens, Caity Lotz, Denis Lawson, Sam Hazeldine
Runtime: 91 min
Rated: R
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Released: 21 Mar 2014
Plot: In efforts to construct perfect android killing machines in a war against China, UK scientists exceed their goal and create a sentient cyborg.

Next episode:
Back to the Future

SciFi Tech Talk #000113 – Stargate

Stargate (1994)
Stargate poster Rating: 7.0/10 (138348 votes)
Director: Roland Emmerich
Writer: Dean Devlin, Roland Emmerich
Stars: Kurt Russell, James Spader, Jaye Davidson, Viveca Lindfors
Runtime: 121 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Released: 28 Oct 1994
Plot: An interstellar teleportation device, found in Egypt, leads to a planet with humans resembling ancient Egyptians who worship the god Ra.

Next episode:
Our musings about how “first contact” will really go down

SciFi Tech Talk #000110 – Transcendence

Transcendence (2014)
Transcendence poster Rating: 6.3/10 (140680 votes)
Director: Wally Pfister
Writer: Jack Paglen
Stars: Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, Paul Bettany, Cillian Murphy
Runtime: 119 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Released: 18 Apr 2014
Plot: A scientist's drive for artificial intelligence, takes on dangerous implications when his consciousness is uploaded into one such program.

Next episode:
Attack the Block

SciFi Tech Talk #000107 – In Time

In Time (2011)
In Time poster Rating: 6.7/10 (265567 votes)
Director: Andrew Niccol
Writer: Andrew Niccol
Stars: Justin Timberlake, Olivia Wilde, Shyloh Oostwald, Johnny Galecki
Runtime: 109 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Released: 28 Oct 2011
Plot: In a future where people stop aging at 25, but are engineered to live only one more year, having the means to buy your way out of the situation is a shot at immortal youth. Here, Will Salas finds himself accused of murder and on the run with a hostage - a connection that becomes an important part of the way against the system.

Next episode:
Edge of Tomorrow