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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Gerard Butler
Milo Ventimiglia
Alison Lohman
Terry Crews
Directors
Brian Taylor
Mark Neveldine
Screenwriters
Mark Neveldine
Brian Taylor
Running Time
95 minutes

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Plot
In the future, Kable (Gerard Butler), a convict, is mentally linked with a player who controls him in a violent, live-action computer game. He tries to escape from the program and hook up with the resistance to the schemes of megalomaniac games tycoon Castle (Michael C. Hall).


Verdict
An injection of adrenaline straight to the eye – which isn’t entirely a bad thing.


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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