You know that feeling when a director clearly wants to MAKE A STATEMENT and they….did not make it, quite? Yeah, that.
A cyberpunk action thriller that imagines a world where technology allows you to relive every memory like it’s the first time, and other fantastical sci-fi concepts – like the idea that police brutality is just the fault of a few bad apples and ohhhhhhhhh dear….
Kathryn Bigelow tries to say a thing and bites off way, way more than she can chew, and we have to try and sift through the messy, messy results.
Take heed of the content warnings in the intro — we get into some heavy stuff on this one.