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Al Pacino
Catherine Keener
Evan Rachel Wood
Rachel Roberts
Andrew Niccol
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Down-and-out movie director Viktor Taransky makes a comeback when he is gifted the world’s first synthespian, Simone. But soon he is trapped by his creation’s success.

A great idea in search of a good script. But Pacino is wonderful — hell could freeze over before he has to worry about synthesps.

Reviewed by Chris Hewitt

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