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08.08.2013 | | Posted at 03:17 PM
By David Luhrssen
  In movies, the future is often an arena for acting out the anxieties of the present. Elysium presents a stark contrast between the haves, comfortably ensconced in a space station wheeling like a giant donut around the world, and the have-nots, struggling to live on an Earth where every acre is Third World. For the terrestrial scenes, director Neill Blomkamp (District 9) used th...
Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013
 In the year 2154, Max (Matt Damon) is one of many workers toiling on a ruined planet Earth while the privileged look down upon them from Elysium, an enormous, futuristic space station equipped with every imaginable