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; Release Date Limited: 08/06/2004; Runtime (in minutes): 90; MPAA Rating: R; Distributor: United Artists (MGM)
Posted August 20 2004 — 12:00 AM EDT
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