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Cillian Murphy
Johnny Depp
Morgan Freeman
Rebecca Hall
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Wally Pfister
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Jack Paglen
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Depp Ex Machina, machina mess


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When an anti-technology activist group guns down computer scientist Will Caster (Depp), Caster’s wife and fellow expert Evelyn (Hall) saves him by uploading his mind into their work. With incredible power and resources at his disposal, the virtual Will aims to aid mankind, but his idea of “help” soon scares all around him…


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An A-list cast and talented filmmaker are wasted on a B-Movie script with pretentions of prescience.


Reviewed by William Thomas

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