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Review: Elysium ("Explode those intergalactic illegals, Old Sport")

4:49 PM 8/9/2013 by Sara Vizcarrondo
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In Neill Blomkamp’s action sci-fi Elysium the wealthy are refugees of earth, new inhabitants of a sexy manmade star that looms like a locket above Matt Damon’s favela home. Damon is Max, an earthling with a checkered past now working towards a ‘quiet life of desperation’ as a factory worker.

New in Theaters: 'Elysium,' 'We're The Millers,' 'Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters,' 'Planes'

8:17 AM 8/9/2013 by Logan Falk
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Several new releases are blazing their way into theaters this week, promising quite the menagerie of genres and flavors for audiences this weekend: there’s a futuristic action flick, a decidedly adult comedy, a sequel to the movies adaptation of a fantasy novel series, and a new Disney film. The one unifying quality of these films seems to be a general lukewarm critical reception.
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Watch: New Footage in First TV Spot for Neill Blomkamp's 'Elyisum'

feedproxy.google.com – Though the first trailer for Elysium was certainly intriguing, we've heard it wasn't nearly as breathtaking or impressive as the 10-minutes of footage Sony showed to select audiences just before the trailer was unveiled (read Alex Billington's recap of the event here). Now the first TV spot is here with some more footage from the anticipated film from District 9 director Neill Blomkamp. 6 years 22 weeks ago via jetli
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8 New Images from ELYSIUM Starring Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, and Sharlto Copley

collider.com – Following on the heels of the debut trailer and poster, Sony Pictures has released eight new images from Neill Blomkamp's Elysium. The movie is set in 2159, and two classes of people are divided: the wealthy live on a man-made space station called Elysium, while the rest of the humans inhabit an overpopulated and ruined Earth.

6 years 31 weeks ago via jackiechan

First 'Elysium' Trailer Pulls the Trigger on Brainy, Suspenseful Sci-Fi

4:08 PM 4/9/2013 by Jeff Giles
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With District 9, writer/director Neill Blomkamp made us want to believe that satisfyingly smart sci-fi could make money at the box office. Now, with the first trailer for Elysium, he's making us think his last film's success may have only been the beginning.
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Juliette Binoche, Jodie Foster & More Reportedly Eyed For Abel Ferrara's Dominique Strauss-Kahn Pic As Isabelle Adjani Drops Out

fb.indiewire.com – So remember about a year ago when Abel Ferrara was talking up his next movie, one that would be inspired by/based on disgraced French politician Dominique Strauss-Kahn? While producers were cagier, Ferrara suggested a shoot last summer with Gerard Depardieu in the lead role, with Isabelle Adjani to co-star. Well, that didn't happen and now it looks like he's going to have to find a new leading lady.

6 years 35 weeks ago via brucelee
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First Looks At Jodie Foster As The Villain In Neill Blomkamp's Elysium

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bleedingcool.com – I can vouch for the veracity of these onset snaps. This is just what Jodie Foster looked like on the footage from Elysium played at Comic-Con last summer. Well done Simply Jodie on Twitter for digging them up. Somehow. Foster’s character in the film is Secretary Rhodes, a public official invested in maintaining the status quo.

6 years 40 weeks ago via donnieyen
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Jodie Foster 'comes out' in opaque speech

guardian.co.uk – Actress addresses sexuality directly saying she revealed she was gay 'about a thousand years ago, back in the stone age'Les Miserables wins three awards at the Golden GlobesJodie Foster used the 2013 Golden Globes awards to address her sexuality for the first time directly, saying that she had come out to everyone she had met, but regretted that a public declaration in the media was required. 6 years 43 weeks ago via donnieyen

Elysium

Posted June 18th, 2012 by Binh Ngo

In the year 2159 two classes of people exist: the very wealthy who live on a pristine man-made space station called Elysium, and the rest, who live on an overpopulated, ruined Earth. Secretary Rhodes (Jodie Foster), a hardline government official, will stop at nothing to enforce anti-immigration laws and preserve the luxurious lifestyle of the citizens of Elysium.

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Official Plot Synopsis For Neill Blomkamp's 'Elysium' Reveals Another Sci-Fi Political Allegory

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fb.indiewire.com – In this day and age when leaks from big budget movies are par of the course, it's been pretty amazing that so far Neill Blomkamp has managed to keep a tight lid on his top secret "Elysium." All that's really known so far is that it's set in the future, stars Matt Damon, Sharlto Copley, William Fitchner, Jodie Foster, Alice Braga, Diego Luna and Wagner Moura and that it features the work of "Blade Runner" designer Syd Mead. 7 years 21 weeks ago via jetli
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