It turns the freeways, skyscrapers, and office spaces of modern Shanghai into an ominously plausible nexus of the future. Tim Robbins and Samantha Morton make a sexy and moving pair of desperadoes in a movie whose noirish fatalism renders it a cousin to ”Blade Runner.”
Genre: Sci-fi and Fantasy, Romance; Starring: Samantha Morton, Tim Robbins, Jeanne Balibar, Togo Igawa, Om Puri; Director: Michael Winterbottom; Author: Frank Cottrell Boyce; Runtime (in minutes): 90; MPAA Rating: R; Distributor: United Artists (MGM)
Posted August 20 2004 — 12:00 AM EDT
- James Bay adds some tambourine to Rihanna, Kanye West's 'FourFiveSeconds'
- Bill Cosby accuser tells her story
- Kelela and Arca team up for the gorgeous future-R&B track 'A Message'
- Elizabeth Henstridge talks 'Agents of SHIELD'...while playing 'Mario Kart'
- Jon Stewart gives WWE foe the 'Daily Shoe'--below the belt
- Comedian Matt Braunger on pilot season, his new album 'Big Dumb Animal,' and the science of titles
- 'Agents of SHIELD' eyes Skye's arc: 'Birth of a superhero'