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Oblivion

(DVD - 2013 )
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
Oblivion


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Jack Harper is the lone security repairman stationed on a desolate, nearly ruined future Earth. When he rescues a beautiful stranger from a downed spacecraft, her arrival triggers a nonstop chain of events that forces him to question everything he knows, and leaves humanity's fate in his hands.
Statement of Responsibility: Universal Pictures presents in association with Relativity Media a Cehernin Entertainment/Monolith Pictures/Radical Studios production ; directed by Joseph Kosinski ; screenplay by Karl Gajdusek, Michael DeBruyn ; produced by Peter Chernin ... [et al.]
Title: Oblivion
[videorecording]
Publisher: Universal City, CA :, Universal Studios Home Entertainment,, [2013]
Country of Producing Entity: United States
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (2 hr., 5 min.) :,sound, color ;,4 3/4 in.
laser optical, NTSC
video file, DVD video, Region 1, rda
Content Type: two-dimensional moving image
Media Type: video
Carrier Type: videodisc
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Report This Apr 08, 2014
  • dollfacecrafter rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

this was just ok

Report This Apr 03, 2014
  • foou rated this: 0.5 stars out of 5.

the movie "moon" is much better than this was (they both have the same concept). I'd recommend watching "moon", however after watching this movie you'll probably know what happens at the end.

Good movie. Thought-provoking.

Report This Mar 21, 2014
  • strider643 rated this: 1.5 stars out of 5.

I wanted to like this movie but found it pretty dull and uninspiring. It just lacked any energy and I found myself fast forwarding through most of the movie. I wouldn't recommend it.

Report This Mar 01, 2014
  • kayliemarie rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

It was an interesting story, not expected. Tom Cruise has been surprising in his last few rolls. I liked the idea that was presented and the basic plot, it could have been better though. Worth a watch

Report This Feb 17, 2014
  • ReaderManiacs rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

It's a real mind-blower

Report This Feb 16, 2014
  • nycounsel rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

it's not great when you can guess the big plot twist 2 minutes in, but at least they were trying. It's a watchable enough scifi movie, good visual - especially his aircraft, which was nicely designed and seemed viable. I kind of wish they hadn't bothered casting Morgan Freeman, in some ways having him appear in films is just a distraction... but that's just my opinion. Worth a look.

Report This Jan 14, 2014
  • Monuu rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

The stars for this movie go most mostly to the great graphics and cinematography of the film. Otherwise the film drags and I was never really clear on what was the point of the movie. The acting is good Morgan freeman and Tom Cruise do great as usually. But the film lacked action and didn't really capture my attention. I wouldn't watch it more than once.

Report This Jan 14, 2014
  • brian_edwards rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Overall fun sci fi movie. Good production values, and it moved along pretty well. Kinds of a few plow holes/issues though. Why does a giant computer/robot need to suck all the water off of the earth? If it is for another living being it would be nice to see them. Why go to all the trouble of wiping humans out for our water when Neptune's volume is 72 times that of Earth's?

Report This Jan 13, 2014
  • duane767 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Good looking movie with some emotional highlights. Not a bad way to spend two hours.

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Report This Nov 06, 2013
  • white_deer_55 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

white_deer_55 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 18 and 61

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Report This Dec 22, 2013
  • aaa5756 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

“One person can make a difference and every person should try.” –John F Kennedy

Report This Dec 22, 2013
  • aaa5756 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

“Those who would trade liberty for security deserve neither.”-Ben Franklin

Report This Nov 11, 2013
  • Monolith rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Jack Harper: "...If we have souls, they are made of the love we share. Undimmed by time... unbound by death."

Report This Sep 26, 2013
  • jimg2000 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Jack Harper: How can man die better: than facing fearful odds, for the ashes of his fathers, and the temples of his Gods.

Report This Sep 26, 2013
  • jimg2000 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Jack Harper: 60 years ago, Earth was attacked. We won the war, but they destroyed half the planet. Everyone's been evacuated. Nothing human remains. We're here for drone repair. We're the "mop-up crew".

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