Genres: Action | Drama | Sci-Fi
Releasing Date: 9 August 2013 (USA)
Director: Neill Blomkamp
Writers: Sean Finegan, Gregg Maxwell Parker
Stars: Ethan Hawke, Jon Voight, Selena Gomez
Watch Elysium movie for film lovers are in luck science fiction during the month of August 2013, as it has been the timing of that premiere in Spain two major productions that have adopted the genre with very different purposes. The first to arrive will be ‘Pacific Rim’ (id, Guillermo Del Toro, 2013), mammoth tape in which giant robots controlled by humans have to deal with monstrous alien invaders.
The latest film by Guillermo del Toro has not worked too well at the American box office, but is doing much better in the rest of the planet, but is expected to ‘Elysium’ does not join the commercial disappointments list this summer. Armed with a budget of around $ 100 million, half of what it cost ‘Pacific Rim’-,’ Elysium ‘has the added advantage of having Matt Damon lead the cast of this second feature that aims to Neill Blomkamp become one of the biggest hits of the year when it opens, which will take place this Friday in the U.S., while in Spain will have to wait until August 16.
In the year 2159 there are two kinds of people: the very wealthy, who live on a space station called Elysium artificial and immaculate, and the rest, who lives on Earth, overcrowded and dilapidated. Delacourt Secretary will stop at nothing to preserve the luxurious lifestyle of the inhabitants of Elysium. But that does not stop people from Earth try with all their might enter the station. Max agrees to lead a mission in life to be played, but will serve to equalize these two opposite worlds.
Born in South Africa on September 17, 1979, Neill Blomkamp Shallot Copley met at the age of 16 years, and then started a thriving professional relationship. The relationship continues today even though the first moved to Canada with his family just two years after. It took another seven until rolled ‘Tetra Vaal’, his first short-before had rolled a handful of commercials, but it was in 2006 when he began to draw the attention of Hollywood to shoot three short films – ‘Alive in Joburg’ ‘Yellow’ and ‘Tempbot’-that allowed him to get the opportunity to shoot several pieces that completed the launch of the video game’ Halo 3′.
The cast of ‘Elysium’ is completed with the presence of Alice Braga – ‘The Rite’ (‘The Rite’, Mikael Hafstrom, 2011) – Diego Luna – ‘Y Tu Mama Tambien’ (id, Alfonso Cuarón, 2001) – Wagner Moura – ‘elite Squad’ (id, José Padilha, 2007) -, William Fichtner, solvent secondary interpreter commercial film that soon we can also see in ‘the Lone Ranger’ (‘the Lone Ranger’ Gore Verbinski, 2013), and Sharlto Copley giving life to a crazed character who could not have less to do with who played in the remarkable ‘District 9’.