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Sharlto Copley “would welcome the pressure” of District 10

Sharlto Copley believes a sequel to District 9 is an inveitability, with director Neill Blomkamp’s busy schedule being the only obstacle. We spoke to Copley ahead of the release of his new feature, Elysium, and asked if District 10 was still on the table. “I think it’s a matter of when, not if. Certainly, I […]

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Slumming it – Elysium review

By Simon Miraudo August 12, 2013 On the futuristic space station Elysium, there is no illness, thanks to miraculous DNA-reconstruction technology, and no poverty, because only the wealthiest one per-cent of people can afford a ticket to get there. However, if we’ve learnt anything from the Real Housewives franchise, in a highly concentrated population of […]

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Poster Debut: Elysium

The first official poster for Elysium, Neill Blomkamp’s long-awaited follow-up to District 9, has arrived online. The flick stars Matt Damon and Jodie Foster. Though the plot has been kept under wraps for a number of years, a new synopsis gives us a good idea of what to expect. “In the year 2159 two classes of people exist: […]

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Aliens are people too – District 9 DVD review

District 9 – Starring Sharlto Copley. Directed by Neill Blomkamp. Rated MA. Originally published August 6, 2009. By Simon Miraudo. If aliens ever visit our lovely planet, do you think they would be impressed or disgusted by the human race? I don’t mean in regards to our rampant, illogical racism or our obsession with killing […]

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