Tag: social systems

SciFi Tech Talk #000170 – Equilibrium

Equilibrium (2002)
Equilibrium poster Rating: 7.5/10 (263,934 votes)
Director: Kurt Wimmer
Writer: Kurt Wimmer
Stars: Christian Bale, Dominic Purcell, Sean Bean, Christian Kahrmann
Runtime: 107 min
Rated: R
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Released: 06 Dec 2002
Plot: In a Fascist future where all forms of feeling are illegal, a man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system.

Next episode:
Sky Captain and The World of Tomorrow

SciFi Tech Talk #000115 – Ascension

Ascension (2014)
Ascension poster Rating: 7.1/10 (7,115 votes)
Director: N/A
Writer: N/A
Stars: Tricia Helfer, Gil Bellows, Brian Van Holt, Andrea Roth
Runtime: N/A
Rated: N/A
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Released: 15 Dec 2014
Plot: A young woman's murder causes the subjects of a century-long mission to populate a new world to question the true nature of the project as they approach the point of no return.

Next episode:
Deep Impact

SciFi Tech Talk #000105: World War Z

World War Z (2013)
World War Z poster Rating: 7.0/10 (393462 votes)
Director: Marc Forster
Writer: Matthew Michael Carnahan (screenplay), Drew Goddard (screenplay), Damon Lindelof (screenplay), Matthew Michael Carnahan (screen story), J. Michael Straczynski (screen story), Max Brooks (based on the novel by)
Stars: Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, Daniella Kertesz, James Badge Dale
Runtime: 116 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror
Released: 21 Jun 2013
Plot: United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop the Zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments, and threatening to destroy humanity itself.

Next episode:
In Time

SciFi Tech Talk #000104 – Aeon Flux

Æon Flux (2005)
Æon Flux poster Rating: 5.5/10 (104845 votes)
Director: Karyn Kusama
Writer: Phil Hay, Matt Manfredi, Peter Chung (characters)
Stars: Charlize Theron, Marton Csokas, Jonny Lee Miller, Sophie Okonedo
Runtime: 93 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Released: 2 Dec 2005
Plot: Aeon Flux is a mysterious assassin working for the Monicans, a group of rebels trying to overthrow the government. When she is a sent on a mission to kill the Chairman, a whole new mystery is found.

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World War Z